News Stories

The Swain County Board of Education unanimously approved hiring Evan Clapsaddle as principal of East Elementary School during the board’s regular meeting Monday night.

Cherokee Beloved Man Jerry Wolfe died Monday at age 93.


The excitement is coming back to the Swain County Recreation Center, and it’s coming March 24.

The Swain County High School Lady Devils soccer team won against Tallulah Falls on Friday, March 9, by a score of 4-2 for their first win of the season.  Game stats were not available at press time

The Swain County High School Lady Devils softball team won big over Cherokee at home on Tuesday, March 13, by a score of 15-3.  The Lady Devils scored 15 runs on 15 hits with no errors.


Tracy Guffey, 37, of Topton passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at her residence.

Ricky David Shuler, 63, of Whittier went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

Rev. Charles Michael Dellinger, age 76 of Bryson City, NC went home to be with the Lord March 10, 2018 at home surrounded by family and friends.

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