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November 12, 2018

Park Competes for Grant to Restore Clingmans Dome Tower

Great Smoky Mountains National Park announced today that it is participating in Partners in Preservation (PIP), a community-based partnership of American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation to raise awareness of the importance of preserving historic places, which is embarking on its...
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Moral Monday Gathering in Sylva Set for June

  A coalition of organizations led by the Jackson County Branch of the NAACP are coordinating a Moral Monday gathering to be held at Bridge Park in downtown Sylva on Monday, June 13, starting at 5 PM, rain or shine. To date, coalition partners include the Asheville, Hendersonville, Transylvania and...
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Jackson County Driver Identified in Deadly Wreck

The driver of a fatal car accident on the Great Smoky Mountain Expressway earlier today has been identified.   Ray Ferguson, 87, of Jackson County, was killed while Amanda Arline Oellerich, 29, of Canton, along with a child were transported to Haywood Regional Medical Center. A portion of the Great Smok...
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Bill Cosby Will Have to Stand Trial for Sexual Assault

All the accusations against BILL COSBY are FINALLY starting to actually go somewhere.  Yesterday, a Pennsylvania judge ruled that Cosby WILL have to go through a criminal trial for the alleged sexual assault of Andrea Constand. She worked at Temple University back in 2004, and she claimed he invited her...
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Thursday kicks off Early One Stop Voting in NC Primary

One stop voting begins Thursday in an election for Congressional and Supreme Court seats in North Carolina. The Congressional and Supreme Court primary election day is Tuesday, June 7, from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at which time all polling sites across the county will be open. The separate election is ne...
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