Close to 400 bicyclists will hit the roadways in Swain, Jackson and Macon counties on August 5th and 6th as part of the Cycle North Carolina Mountain Ride weekend.

Join the Swain County High School Maroon Devils at the field for a fun and exciting fundraising event for


Mae Cottrell passed away due to a fall and Alzheimers on August 7, 2017. She was born to Burrell and Joyce Cochran Woodard on June 20, 1938 in Swain County.

Delano Woodard, 66, of the Alarka community passed peacefully on Monday, August 14, 2017.



Vera Eunice Wiggins of Whittier passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family, on Monday, August 7, 2017. 

Smoky Mountain Times

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