The candidates filing period for the November elections began on Monday, Feb. 12, and will end Wednesday, Feb. 28. The following candidates have filed as of Wednesday morning, Feb. 21.
President Donald Trump released his 2019 budget plan last week, which includes funding for the remaining $35.2 million in North Shore settlement money owed to Swain County.
These photos show the construction of the federal building that housed federal court and several offices over the years.
The cause of a house fire on Sunday, Feb. 11, at 35 Pine Avenue is still under investigation.
Swain County Board of Commissioners directed county personnel to research implementing a syringe exchange program during the board’s regular