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.
A 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony and First Responders Day Cook-out was held on Sunday, Sept. 9 at Riverfront Park. Participating in the ceremony was VFW Post 9281 nd the Jackson Rangers.