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November 13, 2019

Cashiers Death Under Investigation

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and North Carolina State Bureau of Investigations are conducting a death investigation at a residence off of Panorama Trail in the Cashiers community located in Southern Jackson County. . Timothy Vincent Norris was found deceased in his home this morning.  There...
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Striving to End Hunger in Jackson County

MANNA FoodBank would like to recognize and thank the Jackson County partner agencies and food industry donors for their unwavering dedication to ending hunger for the residents of Jackson County. In Jackson County, 1 in 6 residents face food insecurity, and 1 in 3 children are living in food-insecure ho...
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Update on Child Death Investigation in Canton

Preliminary autopsy findings regarding the Sunday morning death of a 17-month-old toddler in Haywood County reveal the child died from blunt-force trauma. The Haywood County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the child’s death that occurred near Canton on January 31. Deputies were dispatched to 192 Under...
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Suspect Sought In Home Invasion

The Haywood County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the public in identifying a man involved in a home invasion that occurred at Lake Junaluska Monday evening. Officers were dispatched to Hickory Hill Road around 9:15 p.m. Monday on a 911 call regarding a burglary in progress. Early investigatio...
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Head Start accepting applications for 2016-17 school year

Head Start/Early Head Start is now taking applications for pregnant mothers and children ages 0 through 4 in Haywood and Jackson counties for the 2016-17 school year starting this August. Head Start/Early Head Start provides children from low-income families a chance to be well prepared for kindergarten...
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Report: Express-Lane Project May Take Toll on NC Taxpayers

Plans for the controversial I-77 Express Lanes Project in Charlotte are moving ahead now that the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization has voted in favor of the project. This while a report from the North Carolina Public Interest Research Group called it one of the most “wastefu...
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Toddler Death Investigation

The Haywood County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a child death that occurred near Canton on Sunday morning, January 31st. Deputies were dispatched to 192 Underwood Road around 4:22 a.m. as part of a medical call involving an unresponsive toddler. Despite all attempts by responders to revive the chil...
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