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Smoky Mountain Times invites the public to attend a public forum for local candidates on Monday, October 15 at 6:30 p.m.

Swain County Public Schools received word on Monday evening the school district has been awarded a critical needs grant from the state’s Needs-based Public School Capital Fund in the amount of $4.7

It was a day of joy on Friday, Oct. 5 as members of the Lauada Cemetery Association waited patiently at the pavilion at the cemetery for a couple of others to arrive. 


The Maroon Devils won their third straight game Friday night, to remain unbeaten in Smoky Mountain Conference play.

The Swain High Marching Band competed in the Cedar Cliffs Classic last Saturday, October 6 at A.C.

Friday, September 28, the Swain County High School Maroon Devils varsity team traveled the short distance up to Ray Kinsland Stadium to take on the Cherokee Central School Braves.  


William E. Howard of 23 Joy Heights, Bryson City, passed away Monday, October 8, 2018.

He was preceded in death by his father, Levi Henry Howard.

Kolen Flack, 92, of Union Mills, NC passed away Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Memorial Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC.

Max Gardner Breedlove, 88, of Bryson City passed away Friday, September 28, 2018. A native of Swain County, he was the son of the late Robert and Lela Bradley Breedlove.

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