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August 13, 2018

Census Undercount Puts NC Children at Risk

North Carolina is maintaining its stride in improving access to health care and economic well-being for its children, according to the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s 2018 KIDS COUNT Data Book released today. But experts warn it’s a precarious perch as the state prepares for the 2020 Census. Con...
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All Abilities Playground Opens in Waynesville

A new playground designed for kids with mental and physical disabilities is now open in Waynesville. The All Abilities Playground in the Waynesville Recreation Park, next to the Kiwanis playground, opened Friday, June 15. The town had hoped to open it earlier this spring, but continued rains delayed the...
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Death Investigation In Sylva

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office continues a death investigation that began over this past weekend on June 16, 2018.  Shortly before 9 a.m. on Saturday morning Harris EMS, as well as the Sheriff’s Office, responded to a unresponsive female where CPR was being administered at Winesap Drive off of Alle...
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