Swain County 4-H Summer Camp students got up close with the fish of the Little Tennessee River on Tuesday morning on a snorkeling event with Mainspring Conservation Trust.
A 16-year-old boy fell while visiting Juneywhank Falls at Deep Creek in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on Wednesday, Aug. 3.
From Staff Reports
Flash flooding on Thursday night, Aug. 4, led to people being moved from a few campgrounds along Deep Creek and residents in Lands Creek to higher.
Swain has dropped back into the category of being in a moderate drought (D1) after being in severe drought (D2) earlier this month, according to the North Carolina Drought Advisory (ncdrought.org).
More than 65 people attended a law enforcement appreciation and prayer breakfast held at the Family Ministry Center of First Baptist Church on Tuesday, Aug. 2.