Haywood County Newswire

Haywood County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Haywood County, NC.

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  1. Workplace wellness is a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Old Town Bank in Waynesville has picked up the ball on the prevention focus and has become the first worksite wellness initiative success in Haywood County under a regional initiative through MountainWise. Funds to encourage the wellness programs come first through the federal Centers for Disease Control and then to regions within the state.

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  2. Stopping addiction before it startsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... of their addictions. Gary Wooten, county medical examiner, recently released an update on overdose deaths in Haywood County. If the current trend continues, there will be 23 overdose deaths this year in the county. Crunching the numbers, that ...

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  3. N. Carolina justices take another look at 2011 redistrictingRead the original story

    Yesterday | WLOS

    ... have helped Republicans extend control of the Legislature and hold 10 of the state's 13 congressional seats. HAYWOOD COUNTY - The Haywood County Sheriff's Office is looking into who shot a cat with a bow-and-arrow and left it on its owners' bed. ...

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  4. March for BabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... The morning of August 29 was crisp and beautiful. Nearly a perfect day for family and corporate teams from Haywood County to join together March for Babies is the nation's oldest fundraising walk honoring babies born healthy and those who need help ...

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  5. March for Babies Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The morning of August 29 was crisp and beautiful. Nearly a perfect day for family and corporate teams from Haywood County to join together March for Babies is the nation's oldest fundraising walk honoring babies born healthy and those who need help to survive and thrive.

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  6. Haywood County Master Gardeners establish Monarch Waystations for embattled butterflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mountain Xpress

    Seven Haywood County Master Gardener gardens have recently been certified Monarch Waystations by Monarch Watch, through the University of Kansas. Pictured above with their certification signs, from left to right are: Marcia Tate, individual garden; Mike Robertson, Hazelwood Elementary School Garden; Mannie Crone, Canton Public Library Giving Garden; Mary Sue Kindred, Junaluska Elementary School Garden; Anne Budde, Individual Garden.

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  7. Sign up now for Leadership Haywood seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Leadership Haywood has become one of the most prestigious organizations in Haywood County. Each year, a select group of local leaders learn not only what is going on in the business community, but also how they can make a difference.

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  8. Get to know your candidates at 'Pig Pickin' Sept. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Terry Ramey and Monroe Miller announce the second annual Pig Pickin' from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at the American Legion Post 47. This is a non-partisan event for the purpose of offering an informal setting for Haywood County voters to meet the candidates - this year being municipal elections - and for candidates to interact with members of the community.

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  9. Waynesville Kiwanis prepare kids for schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Assistant Principal Erin Byrnes, Earl Singleton and Marti Peithman. The Kiwanis champions young children in Haywood County by providing back-to-school supplies. Through the club's annual backpack project, the Waynesville Kiwanis Club provided 24 ...

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  10. Haywood County Master Gardeners lead the way for Monarch Waystations in Haywood CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Seven Haywood County Master Gardener gardens have recently become certified Monarch Waystations by the Monarch Watch organization through the University of Kansas. Pictured above with their certification signs from left to right are: Marcia Tate, individual garden; Mike Robertson, Hazelwood Elementary School Garden; Mannie Crone, Canton Public Library Giving Garden; Mary Sue Kindred, Junaluska Elementary School Garden; Anne Budde, Individual Garden.

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  11. Holiday thief convictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Following a deliberation of less than an hour last month, a Haywood County jury convicted Jackson Cain Whisenant, 38, of Catawba County of armed robbery, assault and possession of methamphetamine relating to an incident that happened just days before Christmas. On December 20, 2014, last minute shoppers at Kmart on Russ Avenue experienced a frightening scene that had nothing to do with the usual holiday rush.

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  12. Reader leaders 8-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    I was born and raised in this county and I am a product of the Haywood County Schools. I joined the Navy after high school and served a total of twelve years.

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  13. Caterpillars, or, 'What are these bags on my trees?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... localized, affecting only a couple of plants in a row. Jim Janke is an Extension Master Gardener volunteer in Haywood County. For more information call the Haywood County Extension Center at 828-456-3575. A 2015 NC State University.

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  14. Council on Government is a group that works wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... project had to begin anew. Mark Clasby, who heads the economic development efforts in the county through the Haywood County Chamber of Commerce, listened to the story and volunteered that he might know someone who could help. Sure enough, the ...

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  15. Wreaths Across AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... in Black Mountain last year. This year a national program, Wreaths Across America, will be introduced to Haywood County. Thanks to the town of Waynesville, Greenhill Cemetery has been added to the program. The American Legion Post 47 will serve as ...

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  16. Davis named branch sales, service managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Bria Davis has been promoted within HomeTrust Bank to branch sales and service manager in Waynesville. The branch is located at 800 Russ Ave. "Bria's experience and knowledge of the Haywood County market is valuable as she leads the Waynesville team to continue to provide great service and financial solutions for customers," said Kathy Redmond, SVP director of retail panking.

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  17. County Fair FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    With a swirl of brightly lit rides and the delicious scent of fair food wafting on cool breezes, the Haywood County Fair is off to an enthusiastic start. This year it is packed with new adventures just waiting to be explored.

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  18. 'Block Fest' for children, parents is Sept. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    On Saturday, Sept. 26, children and parents are invited to participate in the Haywood County Block Fest event at the First Baptist Church of Waynesville.

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  19. Lucille 'Lucy' Williams CraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Lucy was born in Hart County, Georgia, and resided in Lake Park and Tequesta, Florida, for 30 years before moving to Haywood County in 1992. he was the daughter of the late Ira and Eula Mae Dyar Williams, and was also preceded in death by four brothers, W. J., Frank, Fred and Robert Williams; and one infant sister.

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  20. Mildred Bridges Sentelle BurnetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Richmond and Nannie Raby Bridges. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Gwyn Sentelle; second husband, Charles Burnette; two sisters, Hazel Bridges and Ruth Wood; and two brothers, Carl and Lloyd Bridges.

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