Haywood County Newswire (Page 10)

Haywood County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Haywood County, NC. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 4,351 in Haywood County, NC

  1. Pisgah girls win WNCAC Basketball Tournament championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... tournament, while teammate Lani Woods and Tuscola's Cierra Jackson were named to the all-tournament team. Haywood County almost brought home two conference tournament championships as a determined Tuscola boys team almost upset No. 1 seed North ...

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  2. Annual Waynesville Police Academy starts March 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... 9 p.m. at the Waynesville Police Department, from March 9 through April 27. This free academy is open to all Haywood County residents who are at least 21 years of age; class size is limited. Applications are available at the Waynesville Police ...

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  3. 11-year-old girl hosts charitable birthday partyRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Avery Arrington, daughter of Alan and Katie Arrington, asked guests to her 11th birthday party not to bring gifts for her, but rather bring gently used or new clothing, shoes or accessories for Clothes To Kids of Haywood County. Arrington heard about the organization from her Esther Circle at First United Methodist Church of Waynesville, which inspired her to use her birthday to give back to there.

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  4. Waynesville Rotary Club Awards Scholarships to Five Haywood Community College StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... and affordable high-quality education, workforce training and lifelong learning. This includes programs for Haywood County high school students through Career and College Promise and Haywood Early College. The college campus, a designated arboretum, ...

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  5. Re: Rep. Presnell invited to directly communicate with the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... with Rep. Presnell about a number of items, including her stances on local issues directly pertaining to Haywood County or general legislative issues, but Presnell consistently fails to respond to emails or messages left on her cell phone. For ...

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  6. Re: Haywood Waterways receives Pigeon River Fund grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... toward the costs of repairing failing septic systems for low-income homeowners that are identified by the Haywood County Environmental Health Department. Environmental Quality Institute received $17,800 to support the Volunteer Water Information ...

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  7. Francis Cove UMC honors first responders on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Francis Cove United Methodist Church hosted a Valentine's Day party to honor area first responders. Over 50 representatives from Waynesville Fire, Waynesville Police and Haywood County Sheriff's Department came by the church during the day to enjoy sweets, treats and refreshments.

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  8. Fires scorch Iron Duff, Pigeon GapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Clyde, Jonathan Creek, Cruso and Saunook Fire Departments. The coordinated effort, which was headed up by the Haywood County Emergency Management Team, got control of the fire quickly by setting the fire line early and simply letting it burn out. ...

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  9. Clothes to Kids receives $3000 grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Fund for Haywood County, an affiliate of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina , recently presented a check for $3,000 to Clothes to Kids of Haywood County to support the purchase of shoes for children in low-income households through the All God's Children Need Shoes project. "Over and over I have worked with families whose children came to the shop with tennis shoes that were way too small, or much worn flip flops with dirty feet, or tennis shoes that could have been thrown away a long ago," said Sylvia Russell, Clothes to Kids president.

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  10. Occupancy tax gets Maggie's approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    In a move that brings the region a step closer to reenergizing the tourism industry, town leaders unanimously passed a resolution in support of the proposed occupancy tax fee increase. According to research presented by Lynn Collins, executive director of the Haywood County Tourism Development Authority, Maggie Valley, in fact all of Haywood County, is missing out on tourism dollars that other counties are capitalizing on.

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  11. Chick-fil-A fundraiser night for schools foundation is Feb. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Chick-fil-A Waynesville will host its first fundraiser night to raise funds for the Haywood County Schools Foundation from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20 . Annually, the Haywood County Schools Foundation holds a Mardi Gras Ball where male and female candidates compete to raise the most money for the foundation.

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  12. As the old saying goes, "a picture's worth 1,000 words," but for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... with the war effort by relocating. These families from Swain County were forced to move into the Bryson City, Haywood County and other states so their hometowns could be flooded with water. "Today that would be like saying you're gonna flood half of ...

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  13. Nancy Buchanan HugheyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Roy Vaughn and Nannie Josephine Cloer Buchanan. Nancy was a member of Louisa Chapel United Methodist Church.

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  14. J. Hardy NolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Haywood County, Hardy was the son of the late James "Touse" and Idella Swayngim Noland. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Margie Liner Noland, who died in 2012; an infant son, Steven T. Noland; and a brother, E. Jack Noland.

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  15. Two fires burn in Haywood County, both containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Haywood County Fire Marshall Johnny Glance said the first fire, the cause of which is still unknown was at the intersection of Crabtree Road and Best Lane. The second started atop Waynesville Mountain at Pigeon Cove Road when a man who was attempting a controlled burn in a field had the fire get away form him when the wind kicked up.

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  16. Kings of Fantasy analyzes the Genesis OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... for baseball, golf, football, basketball, e-sports, mixed-martial arts, hockey and soccer. Even here in Haywood County, season-long fantasy sports and daily fantasy sports participation has grown by leaps and bounds. I have been playing in ...

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  17. Josie B. HensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... life. She was a native of Wilmington, NC, and had resided in Savannah, Georgia, before making her home in Haywood County in 1971. She was the daughter of the late Wade Arthur Bullard and the late Mildred Wright Anderson Bullard. To know Josie was to ...

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  18. Melisa 'Lisa' ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Our beautiful and beloved Melisa "Lisa" Diane Laws Thomas, age 63, of Waynesville, passed away into the arms of the angels on Friday, Feb, 10, 2017. Lisa was born December 23, 1953, in Caldwell County, North Carolina, and resided in Lenior before moving to Haywood County in 1984 to make her home.

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  19. Tax AideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... nd March 1 - Tax-Aide will accept appointments after hours until 8 p.m. Call 476-9570 to make an appointment. Haywood County Tax-Aide is staffed by volunteers who have been certified by the IRS to prepare and file income tax returns.

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  20. Date of Sale: ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... & Barbara Roberts" and being Lots 31 and 32 of Grandview Subdivision as recorded in Map Book A at page 35, Haywood County Registry. BEING the same property described in deed dated July 1, 2002 from David B. Gardner and wife, Michelle G. Gardner to ...

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