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  1. Free Computer Classes at the LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Haywood County Public Library continues to offer free one-on-one computer lessons at the main library in Waynesville and at the Canton branch. Lessons are open to everyone, from beginners to more advanced computer users.

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  2. Bring a pet - Home for the Holidays'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation and its adoption partner, PetSmart Charities, are sponsoring Home for the Holidays at the Haywood County Animal Shelter, with cats and dogs available for adoption at a reduced rate through Dec. 31. Pictured at the event kick-off are, from left, Sheila Reece, holding rescue pup Cato; Leyah Pilkington, assistant shelter director; K-9 Officer Brandon Gilmore with Arco; and Smokey Mountain Santa and Mrs. Claus. Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation and its adoption partner, PetSmart Charities, are sponsoring Home for the Holidays at the Haywood County Animal Shelter, with cats and dogs available for adoption at a reduced rate.

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  3. WCU honors fall, summer graduates in relocated commencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Western Carolina University honored its fall and summer graduates during a Saturday commencement ceremony that went on as planned after a bomb threat necessitated the relocation of the event from Ramsey Regional Activity Center to E.J. Whitmire Stadium. WCU's fall class includes about 800 students who recently have been completing academic requirements to receive their degrees, and approximately 530 of those students took part in WCU's commencement.

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  4. Enjoy an evening of sacred music Dec. 21 at Grace ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Grace Episcopal Church in Waynesville will be celebrating the Christmas season and the birth of Christ with a program of sacred Christmas music at 5 p.m. Dec. 21st at 5:00 p.m. in the Grace Church sanctuary, located at 394 N. Haywood St., Waynesville. Marlene Hyatt, vocalist, and Kathy Geyer McNeill, pianist and organist, both local musicians with extensive resumes and accomplishments, will be the presenters of this special musical program.

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  5. Commissioners to consider building new emergency facility MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    At the Haywood County Board of Commissioners meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, county leaders will hear the results of the county audit from Dixon Hughes Goodman, consider a $1 million transfer from the solid waste fund balance to cover improvements and property acquisition at Francis Farm landfill and review the settlement of taxes collected between July 1, through Dec. 6 under previous tax collector, David Francis. Under new business, board members will consider preliminary steps needed for the construction of a new emergency medical services facility on the campus of the former Hazelwood prison.

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  6. Waynesville leaders get briefed on recreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Waynesville governing board's light agenda at its December meeting Tuesday night gave the Recreation and Parks Advisory Board chairman Kenny Mull an opportunity to make a detailed report at the podium. "When I was thinking last night about what I should say up here, I kept coming back to how far we've come in recreation since I was appointed to the recreation committee some 30 years ago," said Mull.

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  7. Donate to the Feast for Families Food DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    It's the holiday season and the staff at Smoky Mountain Steel Horses is encouraging the community to come together to participate in the Feast for Families Food Drive, going on now through Dec. 20. Local residents should bring any canned, non-perishable food items or monetary donations to the Smoky Mountain Steel Horses location, 82 Locust Drive in Waynesville.

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  8. Myrtle Brackett reflects on Christmastime memories in Roger's CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    MOUNTAIN MEMORIES: Mrytle Brackett, a 93-year-old resident at Pigeon Valley Rest Home, says one of her favorite mountain Christmas memories is cooking her first Christmas dinner on an old-fashioned wood cook stove as a new teenage bride. When 93-year-old Myrtle Cope Brackett sat down in her well-decorated and cheery room at Pigeon Valley Rest Home to share her special Christmas memories of the past, an old barn in Roger's Cove in the Lake Junaluska area immediately came to mind.

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  9. Christmas events in Haywood have been spectacularRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    This year the recurring events have been more impressive than ever, and new activities have added a new dimension for all. The Christmas parades in both Canton and Waynesville were the largest ever with more than 130 entries that provided at least one-and-a-half hours of entertainment for onlookers and pure fun for participants.

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  10. Special cat adoption feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    In an effort to place more cats and kittens in loving homes, Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation will subsidize the weekend adoption rates for cats and kittens at the Haywood County Animal Shelter, 245 Hemlock St., Waynesville. The fee for adopting a shelter cat will be $15, male or female, if adopted at the county shelter Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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  11. Christmas help for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Students from Central Michigan University prepare to deliver Christmas boxes to vulnerable seniors in Haywood County. Donations are still needed and the list to receive a box is still open.

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  12. The Kittens are coming! The ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    We expect a number of new litters in late January through February. Why? Because 10 of the 14 cats and dogs we sent for spay/neuter surgery were in heat on December 10 th! How can you avoid unwanted litters? 1) Come in this week to register your pets for the $10 price; 2) Your puppies and kittens can be altered as early as two months old if they weigh 2 pounds or more; 3) Bring your photo ID and proof of income; 3) We are located at 182 Richland St. in Waynesville and open Noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.

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  13. the Night Before Christmas at Mahogany House in Frog LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Night Before Christmas, an annual event in Waynesville is Saturday, December 13 from 6:00 - 9:00 PM in most businesses. Call your favorite shop to check.

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  14. Holiday Photos By Adorabella PhotographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Adorabella Salon/ Photograhy will be helping you begin a new tradition by offering Holiday Photos during A Night Before Christmas Holiday Event, in downtown Waynesville. Call 828-246-0415 for information.

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  15. THS, WMS students decorate library treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Students from Tuscola High School and Waynesville Middle School decorate a Christmas tree in the children's section of the Waynesville Branch Library. The children's section of the Haywood County Public Library in Waynesville was once again the center of glitter, garland and angels the first week of December when students from Tuscola High School and Waynesville Middle School pitched in to decorate their room's Christmas tree while enjoying cider and homemade cookies.

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  16. Here's what's going on in Haywood this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Linda Wade, Linda Plevyak and Laurie Benken talk to Santa during last year's Night Before Christmas festivities in downtown Waynesville. Canton Middle School continues its book fair from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 60 Penland St. in Canton.

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  17. Did you know?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    When Sarge's wraps your holiday presents at Mast Store, you save time and the lives of Haywood County dogs and cats. This may come as a complete surprise to those of you who think you know me, but I don't much care for Christmas shopping, and I especially dislike the tedious process of wrangling and wrapping individual presents.

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  18. Bull test sale to be held at new location this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Those interested in viewing bulls that will be part of the Jan. 3 bull test sale can drop by their test area at the Mountain Research Station outside Waynesville where all the animals are being kept until just prior to the sale. Each January, the Mountain Research Station outside of Waynesville holds its annual bull test sale, offering high quality bulls that have passed a rigorous screening.

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  19. Free Computer Classes at the LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Haywood County Public Library continues to offer free one-on-one computer lessons at the main library in Waynesville and at the Canton branch. Lessons are open to everyone, from beginners to more advanced computer users.

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  20. Special cat adoption feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    In an effort to place more cats and kittens in loving homes, Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation will subsidize the weekend adoption rates for cats and kittens at the Haywood County Animal Shelter, 245 Hemlock St., Waynesville. The fee for adopting a shelter cat will be $15, male or female, if adopted at the county shelter Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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