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April 04, 2020

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Burning Bans Now In Place

Confirming authorization due to hazardous forest fire conditions, I am using authority under the law (106-944 & 106-946) to cancel all burning permits and prohibit all open burning for the entire counties of Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Catawba, Cherokee, C...
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E-Learning Resources for Parents

E-Learning Resources for Parents with Kids at Home           New American History Offering history materials tailored for grades 4 upward, New American History is a sophisticated offering aimed at history teachers. It’s not all that easy to navigate as a parent unless you’re qui...
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Second COVID19 Case in Cherokee County from NY Traveler

A New York City Resident Tests Positive for COVID-19, Isolating in Cherokee County A New York resident that tested positive for COVID – 19 is being monitored and following isolation orders in Cherokee County. The patient is doing well and is in isolation. The patient is a resident of New York State and...
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School Buses To Be Used For Meal Delivery To Students

SYLVA, NC – On Thursday, Jackson County Public School’s 32 yellow buses will again be rolling through the hills of Jackson County, but they will not be carrying students.  They will be on a special mission to deliver breakfast and lunch to thousands of children who are out of school because of the state...
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Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Macon County

Macon County Health Department just released at 10:40 AM. For Immediate Release: March 16, 2020   A New York resident that tested positive for COVID – 19 is being monitored and following isolation orders in Macon County. The test, conducted by the North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health, i...
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