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  1. Plottfest puts the - fun' in fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Many children in need will once again receive winter coats, weekend food or school supplies if they need it after this year's Plottfest raised $23,000 to support the Haywood and Jackson County Head Start program. About 3,000 visitors flocked to the Maggie Valley festival grounds on the weekend of June 20-21 to enjoy bluegrass music, a variety of art, food and demonstrations and celebrate North Carolina's state dog - the Plott Hound.


  2. Fireworks: Behind the BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Crews from Pyrotecnico set up fireworks on the bridge over the dam in preparation for the show at Lake Junaluska. Fireworks on the Fourth of July are an American tradition almost as old as the country itself.


  3. Note changed traffic pattern at Lake Junaluska for July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    For Lake Junaluska's annual Independence Day celebration on July 4, a number of traffic pattern changes will be in effect for both the morming parade and evening fireworks. The parade "Home is Where the Heart Is" will start at 11 a.m. at Lambuth Inn and proceed along N. Lakeshore Drive to Weldon Way and conclude at the Nanci Weldon Gym.


  4. Light up the nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Join in the fun in Park Square Park with family activities and entertainment, starting at 2 p.m. on July 4 at the annual Ingles Independence Day Celebration. The Ultimate Air Dogs will compete at 2, 4, 6 and 7:30 p.m. Children will love the bouncy houses, Splashville Fountain and activities provided from 2-6 p.m. A $2 wristband allows kids to jump, bounce and race.


  5. Canton seeks artists, crafters for festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    All arts and crafts must be handmade and can include sculptures, pottery, woodworking, glass, crafts, jewelry, clothing, leather, etc. Preference will be given to regional artists.


  6. Discover old fashioned July 4 fun at Lake JunaluskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Discover good ol' fashioned fun this year at the Independence Day Celebration weekend at Lake Junaluska, July 2-5. The family-friendly festivities will feature the always-popular fireworks, Fourth of July parade, barbecue picnic, live music, outdoor activities, and much more.


  7. Edith Metcalf McCrackenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Born in Jackson County, Dec. 31, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Marion Alexander Metcalf and Daisy Frizzell Metcalf. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Carl McCracken Jr.; her brother, Marion Metcalf Jr.; her daughter, Shirley McCracken Border; and her son-in-law, Scott Border.


  8. Sounds and houndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    What do Plott Hounds, award-winning bluegrass music and mountain crafts all have in common? Not a lot, but this weekend, they will all be coming together for the same cause - to support low-income children in need. On Saturday June 20-21, the fourth annual PlottFest event, a music and heritage festival that raises proceeds for Head Start children in Haywood and Jackson County, will be coming to the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds.


  9. Balsam Mountain Preserve changes ownershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    An unprecedented partnership between a North Carolina real estate developer and several community homeowners has resulted in the acquisition of Balsam Mountain Preserve, a 4,400-acre private club community located between Sylva and Waynesville in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Chris Manning, a real estate entrepreneur based in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, formally completed the purchase of the development on June 8, 2015.


  10. Third annual Plottfest to feature Balsam RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Balsam Range was celebrated with a Representative Statement and a Senatorial Statement honoring Balsam Range's significant accomplishments, awards, and its contribution to the musical legacy, sponsored by Sen. Jim Davis and Rep. Joe Sam Queen. Balsam Range.


  11. Commissioners get the scoop on landfillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The county's cap maintenance plan for the Francis Farm Landfill has been approved by N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Longtime county attorney Leon "Chip" Killian rarely requests a point of personal privilege in which to make personal comments at county commissioners' meetings, but he did Monday and was all smiles.


  12. Canton spills the beansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    This year's Labor Day events will be held in downtown Canton on Sept. 5-7. The theme this year is 'Celebrating all things made in WNC.'


  13. NC to honor the achievements of Balsam RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Multi-award-winning acoustic band, Balsam Range, will receive official praise from both the House and Senate of the State of North Carolina on Wednesday, June 10. Balsam Range is the current International Bluegrass Music Association Entertainer of the Year and Vocal Group of the Year Winner. The band is signed to NC record label, Mountain Home Music Company, an imprint of the Crossroads Label Group.


  14. Check out the galleries during Art After DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Burr Studio will feature the oil and wax paintings of Waynesville artists Zoltan Kollat and Silvia Cabrera Williams. Besides their individual works they will also offer a few collaborative pieces to celebrate the opening of Cuban-American relations.


  15. Canine distemper on the rise in HaywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    So far, there have been four confirmed cases of canine distemper at Junaluska Animal Hospital and so far three have died. The Animal Hospital of Waynesville reports one possible case.


  16. Beverly DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Beverly Fugard Davis, of St. Simons Island, Georgia, and Balsam, died Wednesday, April 28, 2015, at her residence in Georgia. A memorial service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 3, at Grace Church in the Mountains, Waynesville.


  17. Stabbing suspect turns self inRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A woman wanted in connection to an alleged stabbing on Sunday in Haywood County has turned herself in to authorities. Jamie Sutton, 36, has been charged with felonious assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury after turning herself in to the Haywood County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday evening.


  18. Suspect in stabbing soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Four women have been charged with felony assault and another suspect is being sought in connection to an alleged stabbing on Sunday. According to the Haywood County Sheriff's Office, investigators are still searching for 36-year-old Jamie Marie Long Sutton, of Bryson City, for her alleged involvement with an assault that occurred shortly before 2 p.m on Sunday.


  19. Spring rabies clinics set for May 18-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Every spring and fall, Haywood County Animal Services, the Haywood County Health Human Services Agency and veterinarians from several animal hospitals around the county collaborate on a series of Rabies Clinics to encourage citizens to get their pets vaccinated. According to North Carolina law, in order for a rabies vaccine to be current, all dogs, cats and ferrets ages 4 months old and older must be vaccinated against rabies.


  20. Sharone R. FowlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Sharon was born Nov. 16, 1957, in Haywood County to the late William Edward Rich and Kathleen Kaufman Rich. She was a homemaker and she and her late husband were the owners of their own painting business.


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