Haywood County Newswire (Page 8)

Haywood County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Haywood County, NC. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 3,672 in Haywood County, NC

  1. Sarge's feline video event is July 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... vited to join the Sarge's staff and supporters for a fun-filled evening to help the homeless dogs and cats of Haywood County.

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  2. Annual Friends of the Library Book Sale is July 23-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Haywood County Friends of the Library Book Sale will be held July 23-25 at the Waynesville Branch Library. This will be the biggest book sale yet as a result of all the books donated this year.

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  3. Sarge's receives grant for Project Deep RescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Pictured from left are Nyda Bittmann-Neville, Advisory Board member, The Fund for Haywood County; Stephen Hewitt, Sarge's board chair; and Hollie Chase, adoption coordinator, Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation, holding one of the lucky dogs headed to a loving home. The Fund for Haywood County recently awarded Sarge's Animal Rescue Foundation a $1,500 grant to help with Project Deep Rescue.

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  4. Tomlin graduates from Unc Cgcio programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Lori Tomlin, director of technology and communications for Haywood County, has successfully graduated from the 2014-15 Certified Government Chief Information Officers Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's School of Government . The CGCIO program is the first local government specific program for CIOs in the nation and began in 2005.

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  5. HHF announces annual golf tourney, galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... year's event. Haywood Healthcare Foundation's mission is improving healthcare for individuals and families in Haywood County through educational programs, grants, scholarships and leadership opportunities. "Currently, over 50 sponsors and donors ...

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  6. More candidates file for municipal officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... ement, and the deadline for filing is noon July 17. "Be sure to emphasize that the deadline is noon July 17," Haywood County Board of Elections Director Robbie Inman said in a recent interview.

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  7. Grace Church's annual Parish Fair is July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... fundraising event and has been on-going for more than 30 years. The proceeds from the fair will benefit Haywood County nonprofit organizations. Last year, 18 local groups received grants as a result of this event. Highlights of the fair will include ...

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  8. Betty F. JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Betty was born July 20, 1933, in Haywood County. She was the daughter of the late George Wiley and Maria West Franklin.

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  9. Betty C. CookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Tommy and Ella Caldwell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ned Cook, who died in 1963; sister, Mary Waldrop; and six brothers, Lloyd, Doc, John, Jack, Tommy and Frank Caldwell.

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  10. 6-year-old boy killed by dog in western North CarolinaRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | WLOS

    ... boy for five to 10 minutes and then was unable to get into the neighbor's yard where he had been attacked. HAYWOOD COUNTY, N.C. -- A Maggie Valley amusement park will not open at all this season. The owner of Ghost Town in the Sky had hoped to open ...

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  11. Burst pipe dumps 250K gallons of untreated sewage into riverRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | WLOS

    ... drinking water supplies reported. The closest public water systems are 70 miles or more downstream. HAYWOOD COUNTY, N.C. -- A Maggie Valley amusement park will not open at all this season. The owner of Ghost Town in the Sky had hoped to open July 2. ...

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  12. NC ex-lawmaker gets 2 years prison for federal funds theftRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | WLOS

    ... of a dozen criminal counts in June 2013, but his plea agreement included dismissing the other 11 counts. HAYWOOD COUNTY, N.C. -- A Maggie Valley amusement park will not open at all this season. The owner of Ghost Town in the Sky had hoped to open ...

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  13. 1-40 blasting starts FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Starting Friday, July 10, blasting operations will cause temporary morning closures on a rural stretch of Interstate 40 in Haywood County near the Tennessee border. The "The contractor can block the road for up to one 30-minute period between sunrise and 10 a.m.," says Aaron Powell, NCDOT resident engineer.

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  14. Part-time Job CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Are you looking for a part-time job working with IDD individuals in Haywood County? We currently have an opening for a job coach. This position helps and identifies job opportunities for individuals who want to be employed.

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  15. Bill QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Billy "Bill" Queen, 82, slipped peacefully into eternity following a period of declining health Monday afternoon, June 29, 2015, at The Homestead. Bill was born in Haywood County to Forrest M. and Effie Cook Queen, who proceeds him in death, along with 11 brothers and sisters.

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  16. Food pantries find education, support in unprecedented programmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Mountain Xpress

    ... to community food pantries, Edmonds says, nearly 20 agencies have joined the partnership, including the Haywood County Health Department, MANNA FoodBank and United Christian Ministries. The Appalachian Food Pantry School will run July 17-Aug. 11. ...

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  17. Learn to make compost July 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... that is used to teach various aspects of gardening. It is an education-oriented joint initiative of the Haywood County Public Library, Haywood County Cooperative Extension Center, and the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program and is supported ...

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  18. Celebrate Fourth of July with a bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    As a Haywood County native, I am excited to be serving my community as the intern at The Mountaineer this summer. I am a rising junior at UNC Chapel Hill studying journalism and screenwriting.

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  19. Shelby drops Lincoln Co. in finaleRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... finish and a tough series against West No. 3 and rival Cherryville Post 100. Cherryville, Hickory and Haywood County all finished tied for second in the Western Division, and that tie was broken at Tuesday's playoff pairings meeting at Cherryville. ...

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  20. HWA visits Waynesville Parks and Rec Summer CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... ys Association is a nonprofit organization that has the mission of improving and maintaining water quality of Haywood County.

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