Haywood County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Haywood County, NC. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 3,536 in Haywood County, NC

  1. Wilena Brown PhillipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Harley E. and Nora Messer Clark. She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Fletcher Brown, who died in 198,2 and Fred Phillips, who died in 1987; a step-son, Robert "Bob" Brown; brother, James Clark; three sisters, Hilda Bishop, Eula Setzer and Lillian Sue Kuzi; and granddaughter, Allison Taylor.

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  2. Ginger ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was a daughter of the late Dewey Silas and Myrtle McMahan Green. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas "Tom" Reid, who died in 2004; and a sister, Norma Green.

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  3. Ruth Southerland JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Annie Mae Burgess McClure. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her first husband and father of her children, James Perry Southerland Sr., who died in 1964; son, Walter Southerland; two grandsons, Jody and Steven Southerland; and half brother, James Southerland Jr. She retired from Lea Industries after 20 years of employment and was a proud member of Fellowship Baptist Church.

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  4. Lawrence ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    He was a lifelong resident of Haywood County and was born Dec. 22, 1918, to the late John Parker and Laura Green Parker. He was one of 14 children, who all preceded him in death.

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  5. WMS students pack shower kits for Haywood Pathways CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Center," said Kelly. "When I told them about all of the services the center will provide to the people in Haywood County they really wanted to get involved." The Haywood Pathways Center board was thrilled when they learned that the WMS Student ...

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  6. NARFE meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... are eligible for membership. For further information regarding membership, contact Ed Fox, (828) 456-5251 in Haywood County. In Jackson County, contact Betty Brintnall (828) 586-9292. In Macon County, contact Luci Swanson (828) 369-8922.

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  7. Bill Cosby performance scheduled for Charlotte postponedRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | WLOS

    ... General Assembly ended a 25 percent tax incentive for film and TV projects, in exchange for a grant program. Haywood County's film office says that means millions of dollars less to attract projects like the "Masterminds" starring Zach Galifianakis ...

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  8. Va. woman's extradition sought after body found in Va.Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | WLOS

    Authorities in Virginia are seeking the extradition of a North Carolina woman on a charge related to the discovery of a body in a house where she had once lived. The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said Friday the remains were found entombed in concrete.

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  9. James William 'Bill' BeasleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    James William "Bill" Beasley, 73, passed away Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, to be in the arms of his loving wife in Heaven. A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, he was the son of the late Douglas and Nancy Elizabeth Justice Beasley.

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  10. Joseph 'Jack' RathboneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Joseph "Jack" Rathbone, 83, of Haywood County, passed away Jan. 18, 2015, at Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville. Jack was born Jan. 16, 1932, in Clyde, to Dennis and Kate Rathbone.

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  11. Carroll Best and the White Oak String BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... of friends assembled in two different years by folklorist Joseph Sargent Hall in the White Oak community of Haywood County, North Carolina. That's not to say they weren't talented. Most performed semi-professionally at some point in time, on radio ...

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  12. Here's what's happening in Haywood this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Street, Waynesville. Proceeds go to area non-profits. Call 246-2794 . See the Gem Capitol Gun Show at the Haywood County Fairgrounds, Waynesville. Show runs from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sunday. $8 admission. Visit Attend the Blue ...

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  13. Getting an 'A' just got easierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... students the new 10-point grading scale for the 2015-16 school year, which will make it a little easier for Haywood County students to get an A. Starting with the 2015-16 school year, all high school students, instead of just freshmen, will be on a ...

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  14. Fire district expansions planned; insurance savings citedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    In a continuing effort to ensure that all property within the county has fire protection - and that all residents pay for that service - the Haywood County Board of Commissioners considered proposals to extend fire districts or service areas in Canton, White Oak and Waterville. County Fire Marshall Johnny Glance presented proposals during a public hearing Tuesday that will extend the Fines Creek fire district boundaries to include areas within the White Oak community and form two new fire service areas to cover property in the Ivy Hills area and the strip of land along the Old Asheville Highway between Canton and the Buncombe County line.

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  15. Jack T. SmathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Jack Thomas Smathers, 95, went home to be with the Lord that he has served so faithfully Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015. A native of Haywood County, he was a son of the late Frank "Happy"Smathers and Maude Cabe Smathers.

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  16. Reader letters, Jan. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    I was pleased with the Haywood County's Board of Commissioners' decision to put the conjectured Animal Services shelter replacement out for professional quotes. I have been worrying much about the fact that there does not seem to have been much visioning, planning and reality checking before addressing building a new shelter.

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  17. Roger W. FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Roger was a native of Haywood County, the son of the late Charles Anderson and Jincie Hyatt Ferguson, and was also preceded in death by a brother, Charles Wayne Ferguson. Roger grew up on the family dairy farm in Dellwood and then joined the U.S. Navy where he served on the USS John F. Kennedy as a flight deck crew chief.

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  18. David SwannRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    David was a native of Buncombe County and had made his home in Haywood County since 1992. He was the son of the late Fred Swann and Margaret Franks Swann Ballew.

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  19. Wal-Mart awards $1,500 to The Arc of HaywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    In the back row, from left, are Wanda Cole, Audrey Gaddis, Bridgett Spell, Lea Davis, Canie Glance, Sarah Parham and Steve Brown; front row, from left, are Jerry Pressley, Lynn Dills and Rhonda Schandevel. Jerry Pressley, Wal-Mart manager, presented a check for $1,500 to Lynn Dills, with The Arc of Haywood County, for Christmas presents and clothes to the individuals served in their program.

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  20. There's still time to sign up for photography seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... awards will be provided for the first, second and third places. Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Haywood County Animal Shelter after expenses. A photo contest DVD will be available of the best and most interesting of the images submitted. ...

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