News Stories

Filing for municipal elections in North Carolina closed at noon on Friday, July 21.

Free health care services are nothing to scoff at. In fact, many find they are worth waiting for. Smoky Mountain Medical Mission is coming to Swain and Clay counties Aug. 2-Aug. 10.

Swain County School District’s Summer Feeding Program that kicked off after school let out and will go to Friday, Aug. 11, has grown this summer. 


The Fellowship of Christian Athletes is bringing the Kids and Pros Free Football Camp back to the area for the second year. The camp will be held on Friday, July 28 from 5 p.m.-9 p.m.


Leslie Shook, 78, of Bryson City went home to be with the Lord at 1:50 am Friday, July 14, 2017 after a short stay at the Elizabeth House Hospice Center in Flat Rock. 

Alexander Hardy Buckland, 26, died Monday, July 10, 2017. He wasn’t born in North Carolina but his heart and soul were here.

Ethel M. Lambert, 101, of the Birdtown community went home to be with the Lord Thursday, July 13, 2017.

Smoky Mountain Times

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Bryson City, NC 28713 
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