Swain County voters cast ballots in record numbers for the 2016 General Election at 61 percent of the county’s 10,129 registered voters participating in the election.
At approximately 1:20 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6 an elderly gentleman was attempting to use the Cash Points ATM on Main Street in downtown Bryson City.
It was another big turnout for the annual downtown trick or treat in Bryson City on Monday, Oct. 31.
Early voting closes on Saturday, Nov. 5. On Election Day Tuesday, Nov. 8, polls will be open from 6:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
A fire in Dick’s Creek near Sylva that began Sunday, Oct. 23 was the start of more than a week of crews fighting forest fires in the Nantahala National Forest.