Wildfires continue to burn across in Jackson, Swain and Macon counties, causing firefighters to work nonstop to keep brushfires away from structures and contain the flames tearing through forests.
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.