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November 11, 2018

Heroin and Cocaine Bust in Haywood County

Haywood County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested four people Thursday night (October 18, 2018) charging them with trafficking heroin and cocaine. After a high volume of traffic stops Thursday in the area of Dellwood Road in Waynesville, deputies were led to 2777 Dellwood Road, also known as the Olive V...
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NC Early Voting Began Wednesday: What You Need to Know

Early-voting precincts are open today for people to cast their ballots in advance of the November election date. With constitutional amendments, U.S. House, state and local seats all up for grabs, interest is high in North Carolina and people are being urged to take advantage of the early-voting opportu...
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Jacobs Named Principal at JCEC

Melanie Jacobs has been tapped to lead Jackson County Early College as Principal. Mrs. Jacobs will be presented for the School Board approval at the October 23, 2018 meeting.   Mrs. Jacobs has more than 20 years teaching experience including time at Smoky Mountain Elementary and Scott’s Creek...
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Body of Hiker Found After Week Long Search

The body of an Ohio woman was found in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park late Tuesday afternoon, a week after she went missing  near Clingmans Dome, according to park officials. Search crews found the body of Mitzie Sue “Susan” Clements approximately two miles west of the Clingmans Dom...
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Body Of Missing Woman Found

Officials with the Great Smoky Mountains National Park say they have found the body of the missing Ohio woman Susan Clements on Tuesday afternoon two miles west of the Clingmans Dome parking area and about a mile south of the Appalachian Trial — which would put the location roughly near the Huggin...
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A week in: Search for Missing Hiker Continues

The week long search for a missing hiker continues in the area surrounding Clingman’s Dome. Over the weekend, the search effort intensified with the addition of personnel and specialized equipment from five states. Around 125 including Searchers, canine teams, helicopters, and drones are continuin...
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