Haywood County Newswire (Page 2)

Haywood County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Haywood County, NC. (Page 2)

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  1. Turner family remembers Scott, welcomes baby boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Jason and Amber Turner welcomed their baby boy, Trason Scott Turner, on Feb. 7, 2017, just one day before the one-year anniversary of Scott Turner's death. Last February, many in Haywood County waited, searched and grieved alongside the Turner family - Marsha Turner, her son Jared Turner and her son and daughter-in-law Jason and Amber Turner - as an almost weeklong search for Scott Turner ended in tragedy.

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  2. Canton Middle School wins Battle of the BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... of Waynesville Middle, put in many extra hours at school to prepare their students for this year's Haywood County competition. After hearing a brief portion of a book, students had to identify from which of the 27 books the sentence came and also ...

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  3. Lawsuit over closure of Central Elementary School is settledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A lawsuit filed in May 2016 against the Haywood County school system over the closure of Central Elementary school was settled during a special-called meeting Thursday. The Haywood County Board of Education unanimously passed a motion to approve a settlement agreement presented by the school's attorney Pat Smathers.

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  4. Haywood Community College to Host Turkey Hunting SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | 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. Wanda Barker MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Wanda Barker Mills, 67, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at Haywood Regional Medical Center. Wanda was born in Haywood County on July 4, 1949, to the late James Garland and Emma Mae Queen Barker and was the youngest of 11 children.

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  6. Letters, Feb. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... small claims only, not big guns. I am writing to thank and celebrate the residents of Canton/Waynesville and Haywood County for spreading joy to children around the world this Christmas season. The generosity of Haywood County volunteers, families ...

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  7. The Fund for Haywood County awards $20,000 to The Community Kitchen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Mountain Xpress

    Left to right front row, Jose Pena, Gayle Ammons, Kim Czaja, Executive Director, Cecil Caldwell Second row, left to right, Nyda Bittmann-Neville, Advisory Board member, The Fund for Haywood County, Allison Jennings Back row, left to right, Jim Rose, Stacy Waldroop, Chris Jennings, and Michael Scott. The Fund for Haywood County, an affiliate of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina , recently presented a check for $20,000 to The Community Kitchen to support building two classrooms.

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  8. Oh my zinnia - Experimenting with 'Zahara Double'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... a taller variety. And I'll try not to cook the seeds. Jim Janke is an Extension Master Gardener volunteer in Haywood County. For more information call the Haywood County Extension Center at 456-3575. A 2017 NC State University.

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  9. The trail of a man accused of rape and sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | CNN

    ... in the area and the handful of nursing facilities that dot the country roads in Waynesville and surrounding Haywood County. After earning his certification in 2000, Gomez first worked as an in-home caregiver. Then he was hired by a nursing home at ...

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  10. Outstanding environmental stewards honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Eight individuals and groups were honored at a luncheon sponsored by the Commission for a Clean County last week, and there was a special tribute to the Haywood County Sheriff's Office for assistance with litter pickup across the county. The commission celebrated its 17th anniversary, tracing its roots back to a county commissioner meeting in 2000 when Joanna Swanson made a public comment about the unsightly litter in the county.

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  11. Rehearsals for Haywood Community Band begin ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... in Maggie Valley are sponsored by the Maggie Valley Civic Association and funded in part by grants from the Haywood County Arts Council and the North Carolina Arts Council, a state agency. In addition to the monthly programs in Maggie, the band ...

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  12. Ninth annual Mardi Gras Ball is Feb. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Canton Town Manager Seth Hendler-Voss and 2016 Mardi Gras Queen Jane Hipps dance during the Mardi Gras Ball last year. The ninth annual Haywood County Schools Foundation Mardi Gras Ball will begin at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at Laurel Ridge Country Club, 49 Cupp Lane, Waynesville.

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  13. Careful! The Heat is On! Puppies and Kittens on the Way.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... she pleaded. Pets from unwanted litters are often taken in by caring people, but many do not get that lucky. Haywood County Shelter took in 340 kittens and 264 puppies in 2017. The current shelter is not a very safe place for kittens and puppies ...

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  14. Enjoy yourself and give back to the community this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... while also enjoying yourself. Friday night will mark the 11th Annual Wild Game Dinner, held 6 p.m. at the Haywood County Fairgrounds. The dinner is a fundraiser for students, with funds providing the financial assistance necessary to attend the ...

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  15. Canton planning meeting offers some surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... we want, but we can't get away from health and safety, and that means water." Also present at the meeting was Haywood County Tax Collections Administrator David Francis, who discussed property values within the town limits following the 2017 ...

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  16. Notice of Foreclosure Sale 16 SP 197 No. 33711 February 22, 2017 March 1, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a certain Deed of Trust made by Harold Dean Warren and Marie P. Warren to Donald P. Eggleston, Trustee , dated the 23rd day of April, 2013, and recorded in Book RB 845, Page 2057, in Haywood County Registry, North Carolina, default having been made in the payment of the note thereby secured by the said Deed of Trust and the undersigned, Substitute Trustee Services, Inc. having been substituted as Trustee in said Deed of Trust by an instrument duly recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds of Haywood County, North Carolina and the holder of the note evidencing said indebtedness having directed that the Deed of Trust be foreclosed, the undersigned Substitute Trustee will offer for sale at the Justice Center in the City of ...

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  17. Appointed tax collector could be six years awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A local bill addressing Haywood County's unique position in having the only elected tax collector in the state will be addressed by the N.C. General Assembly this session, but not in a way its county leaders requested. Instead of simply amending state law at the end of the current tax collector's term, Haywood voters will be deciding the matter in November 2018, ironically the same year in which current Tax Collector Mike Matthews' term expires.

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  18. Candler man arrested after late night car chase in CantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... driving with a revoked license, driving left of the center line and reckless driving, was transported to the Haywood County Correctional Center where he was later released on $10,000 bond. Smith has a long record of prior charges, most of which were ...

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  19. Rep. Clampitt constituent meeting is Feb. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Rep. Mike Clampitt of Bryson City will host a second constituent meeting at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at the Historic Haywood County Courthouse, 215 N. Main St., Waynesville. "This will be the first quarterly meeting that we hold in Haywood County, similar to the one we had in Swain County on Jan. 20," said Clampitt.

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  20. Rufus 'Mack' McClain GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Rufus "Mack" McClain Green, 95, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at Pigeon Valley Assisted Living. Mack was born in Haywood County on Jan. 21, 1922, to the late Lawrence and Olive Jane Boone Green.

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