In February 2018, District Attorney Ashley Welch said her office planned to bring Alexander Crisp to trial for first-degree charge in October.
The first time a section of Everett Street in downtown Bryson City flooded—leaving a muddy mess in its wake, it came as a surprise.
At 1 p.m. on Tuesday, the gym at Swain County Middle School was packed with students and a few special guests for a big surprise for Principal Brandon Sutton.
Through grant assistance, several safety improvements are in place at Swain County Public Schools this year. Buzz-in systems, locked doors and safety apps are now a way of school life.