News Stories

The Bryson City Town Board of Aldermen held its first meeting of the 2017 year on Monday, Jan.

Swain County received 4-6 inches of snow overnight Friday, Jan. 6 and into Saturday morning. Most of the main roads were cleared through town by early Saturday.


The Swain County High School Lady Devils basketball team stole, rebounded and shot their way past Hayesville High School in convincing fashion 76-34 at home on Tuesday, Jan. 10.

It was only a matter of time before the Swain County High School Maroon Devils would fall for their first loss, but they got back up and won its next two games, most recently against Andrews High S


Nelson Ramsey Messer, Jr., of Knoxville, Tennessee, went home to be with the Lord on, Saturday, January 7, 2017. 

Ruth Carver Hollifield, 87, of Bryson City, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 6, 2017 at Blue Ridge on the Mountain in Sylva, NC. 

Smoky Mountain Times

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