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November 14, 2019

Lets Go Fishin’!

Organized by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and part of National Fishing and Boating Week, the annual Kids’ Fishing Day at Cliffside Lake will be held on Saturday, June 1st at 9:00 am. The event is open to kids 12 years old and younger. All participants must be accompanied by an adult....
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Abortion In North Carolina Overall Is On The Decline

Abortion in North Carolina overall is on the decline, but the decrease has been more pronounced among white women than black women, according to a study of abortion trends in the state between 1980 and 2013. One factor could be that lack of access to healthcare makes it harder for women of color to get...
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Hiker Injured

A rescue crew located an injured 63 year old hiker on the Appalachian Trail in Macon County.  They believe that she may have broken her ankle during the hike.  A lot of hikers are going out this time of year and safety crews are taking precautions.  The woman is doing fine and has received care ...
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Pool Survey

The Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a short survey to gain valuable information for an Indoor Pool in Jackson County. The Survey will only take approximately 2-3 minutes to complete. The survey will close on Friday, June 14, 2019. Log onto: www.rec.jacksonnc.org and on the m...
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