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March 22, 2019

Haywood County Man Convicted of Child Porn

Gabriel Allen Goss, 39, was sentenced to 28 years in prison and a lifetime of supervised release for production of child pornography charges.  Judge Reidinger also ordered Goss to register as a sex offender after he is released from prison. John Eisert, Acting Special Agent in Charge of U.S. Immigration...
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Habitual Felons Convicted in Haywood County

According to the District Attorny’s Office, it’s gotten quieter in the Dutch Cove community near Canton since Matthew Dillon Smathers, 34, was recently sentenced to 86 to 134 months in prison by Judge Alan Thornburg in Haywood County Superior Court. Smathers pled guilty to methamphetamine and fent...
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Dr. Todd Davis, a family practice physician, is seeing patients at Harris Family Care-Cullowhee, a full-time primary care clinic in the Health and Human Sciences Building on the West Campus of Western Carolina University. The clinic is part of a partnership between WCU and Harris Regional Hospital, a Du...
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Cherokee Stand Off Ends in Arrest

Dustin Corey Jones, 26, of Cherokee, was taken into custody following an armed stand-off in the Rough Branch Community on Friday, Jan. 18.  According to information released by the EBCI Division of Public Safety, Jones barricaded himself with a firearm.  Cherokee Indian Police Department officers were d...
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Twelfth Annual Father-Daughter Dance

The Twelfth Annual Father Daughter Dance will be held in the Christian Life Center at First United Methodist Church, Sylva on Saturday, February 9, 2019, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.   Fathers and daughters of all ages are invited to enjoy a wonderful evening of great music, hors d’oeuvres, desserts and p...
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Shutdown: Nat’l. Parks Rely on Donations for Maintenance

Visitors at Great Smoky Mountains National Park and others across the country have seen trash, overflowing toilets and damaged property during the government shutdown. Some park advocacy groups want the Inspector General to investigate an Interior Department decision to keep some parks open, even withou...
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