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Blue Ridge Parkway reopens after truck crash, driver charged

CHEROKEE, NC (WSPA) - The Blue Ridge Parkway has reopened after a commercial vehicle carrying large batteries ran off the road, Tuesday afternoon.

WSPA.COM - 2018-07-18 20:19:43

Planning board tackles downtown parking

With the Town of Franklin’s plans for parallel parking downtown finalized and new paint ready to go down on the ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT Our website requires visitors tolog into view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber?Subscribe today!

FRANKLIN PRESS - 2018-07-20 03:59:54

Helen, Georgia business owner busted for allegedly selling pot from inside

HELEN, Ga. — Helen Police busted a downtown business for allegedly dealing marijuana from the inside.Police arrested Robert Keith Wright, 63, and Jaroslava Brusova, 59, July 16 at the Wright The Bowl Maker business on Chattahoochee Street.According to authorities, two officers were eating lunch when

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-07-19 22:33:37

Eight pounds of marijuana found in Helen business

Police got a call about a strange smell coming from a business in Helen. When they got there, they found marijuana inside Wright the Bowl Maker on Chattahoochee Street.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-07-19 21:17:13

Ready for the Gemboree?

Rough and cut gems, minerals, fine jewelry, supplies, beads, door prizes, dealers, exhibits, demonstrations, and more.For more information, call 828.349.2090. Sponsored by the Franklin Chamber of Commerce and the Macon County Gem & Mineral Society..


Entegra: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

The Franklin,NorthCarolina-based bank said it had earnings of 44 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and costs related to mergers and acquisitions, came to 53 cents per share.

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-07-20 00:00:00

Park Seeks Public Comment on Plant Gathering Agreement with the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

Prior to entering into the agreement, the park is preparing an environmental assessment (EA). As an integral part of the National Environmental Policy Act and National Historic Preservation Act compliance processes, the park is asking for public input on matters related to the proposed action, envir

THE MOUNTAINEER - 2018-07-19 20:20:00

Cherokee hospital to build $39 million crisis unit

The body held the vote during its monthly Budget Council meeting July 10 following more than an hour of debate, the culmination of a process that launched in October 2016, when Tribal Council appropriated $1.7 million to plan the project. Since then, the hospital has analyzed the potential of six di


1785/1985 Log Cabin – Clayton, GA – $250,000 | Old House Dreams

Charming Historical Cabin built in 1785. This amazing cabin was hand-hewn from the forest B4 electricity & built in TN. In 1985 it was rediscovered & carefully taken apart, moved to a lovely country lot across from Stekoa Creek just south of Clayton, GA. The cabin was then reconstructed w/ the addit

OLD HOUSE DREAMS - 2018-07-19 16:34:00

Housing boom coming to Cullowhee

Land surrounding Western Carolina University’s Millennial Campus is ready to blossom, with three major housing projects likely to add more than 800 beds within the next several years.Subscription RequiredAn online service is needed to view this article in its entirety.You need an online service to v


Take home a native plant

A variety of native plants from 15 vendors will be on display during the final day of the 35th Annual Cullowhee Native Plant Conference, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at the Ramsey Regional Activity Center at Western Carolina University.


Glamping gone wild: camping, without the heavy lifting, booming across WNC

Buy Photo(Photo: Angeli Wright/awright@citizen-times.com)Story Highlights“There’s something about still being close to the outdoors, hearing the birdsong and crickets and the rain on the tent, and being in a bed,” Dale Gonzalez said.“When you advertise something as glamour camping, you better pay at


Large voter turnout reported in White County so far

“Considering we lost two voting days due to the Fourth of July and the fact we had no Saturday voting this time, I’m excited. I don’t ever remember a time when a runoff election drew more voters than the primary election,” she said.


1 ejected, others hurt in Clarkesville highway wreck

A roadside memorial was steps away from a wreck scene that left four people injured, two critically, early Tuesday in ...


Former MVP Larry Hammond to enter into Habersham Ring of Honor

Throughout his life, Larry Hammond has always been a football player. Growing up, he played in the yard with his friends;


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President Trump endorses Kemp for governor

“Brian is tough on crime, strong on the border and illegal immigration. He loves our Military and our Vets and protects our Second Amendment. I give him my full and total endorsement,” the president wrote.


Galaxy Next Generation, Inc. Provides Shareholder Update Related to its Recent Filing with the SEC

TOCCOA, Ga., July 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Galaxy Next Generation, Inc. (OTC:FLCR) (“Galaxy”), a U.S. distributor of interactive learning technology hardware and software that create fully collaborative instructional environments, announces a shareholder update related to its latest SEC filing. S


Waynesville police ask for help in IDing suspected SUV thieves

CANDLER, N.C. (WLOS) —Waynesville police ask for the public's help in identifying two suspected car thieves.Police say the two people in these photos are suspects in the theft of a green Suburban that was recently located.They left the SUV the at McDonalds at I-40 Exit 44 in Candler July 11, 2018.If


Bryson City to revisit relinquishing right of way

Giving up the right-of-way would allow the street to be closed off to vehicular traffic between Everett Street and Collins Street. After receiving a letter from GSMR a couple of weeks ago asking the board to reconsider the closure, the board voted to hold a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 9 at the