News Stories

It’s no secret that more and more tourists are coming to Swain County each year to enjoy the waters of the Nantahala Gorge, the mountains of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park or ride on the G

Mountain Perks has recently expanded

 

When a bunch of athletes communicate and work together as a team, the team becomes successful. When businesses communicate and work together as a team, they turn a bigger profit.

 

 

 

A brushfire broke out in the Yellowhill community, close to downtown Cherokee around 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 17. 

Sports

The Swain County High School baseball team fell to Andrews High School 11-4 on Tuesday, April 19 at home.  

Obituaries

Evelyn Rogers, 85, of Whittier passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016. A native of Swain County, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Bertha McLean Davis and wife of the late John E. Rogers.

R L Wiggins, 81, of Bryson City, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, April 10, 2016. A Native of Swain County, he was the son of the late Will and Marie Wiggins.

Mary Evalene Smith Barwick, 77 of the Alarka community went home to be with the Lord on April 6, 2016.  A native of Swain County, she was the daughter of the late Wheeler and Ruby Smith.  She is su

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