Local animal advocacy agency and shelter, PAWS, was to the rescue for a dog truly in need recently. The dog, given the shelter name “Ms A,” was found shot through her body with an arrow.
On September 12, 2018, two Vietnam Veterans made the trek from different parts of the country to Swain County to pay tribute to a fellow soldier who died in combat on September 12, 1968.
Like others across the Carolinas, Swain County residents watched the weather reports last week with caution as Hurricane Florence made its way to the coast.
On Tuesday, Sept. 4 NC State Trooper J.T. Gibbs and a few Good Samaritans helped save the life of a woman caught in rapids while tubing in the Tuckasegee River near Bryson City.