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Lots of fun was had at the annual Strawberry Festival at Darnell Farms this past Saturday. 

Some Swain County residents are set to see some relief from frustration over poor internet connections thanks to recently announced new state funding.  


The Swain High Lady Devils took to the field against the Mountain Island Charter School Raptors in the 3rd round of the State Playoffs on Wednesday night.

At the very beginning of the season, when the weather was still cold and many of their classmates were still competing in indoor sports, the Swain County girls’ soccer team set two goals for the 20

Not typically known for its nightlife, Bryson City was alive and kicking at 11 p.m.


Kolton Dean and Kooper Dean Humphrey, infant sons of Hunter Humphrey and Kristin Farmer passed away May 14, and May 15, 2019 respectively, in a Buncombe County Hospital.

Daryl Wade Dillon passed away May 9, 2019 in Ft. Pierce, Florida due to a swimming accident in the Indian River Lagoon.  The accidental drowning occurred during a day out with friends.  

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