Haywood County Newswire (Page 9)

Haywood County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Haywood County, NC. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 3,683 in Haywood County, NC

  1. Robert "Bobby" Alan LaymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Robert "Bobby" Alan Layman, 62, of Waynesville passed away at home on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. He was a lifelong native of Haywood County.

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  2. Pearl Greene RigginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Pearl was born in Swain County on Feb. 9, 1926, to the late Ellis M. and Mary Messer Greene. She lived in Haywood County most of her life. Pearl retired from Dayco Industries following 35 years of service. She was a member of East Waynesville ...

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  3. Jeanette MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Wayne C. and Grace Fowler Burnette. She was also preceded in death by an aunt, Nell Burnette and her grandparents, Tighe and Beulah Smathers.

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  4. Tax AideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 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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  5. Tax office trend is a dangerous trajectoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A chart distributed at a recent county work session is a stark reminder of the untenable situation Haywood County faces when it comes to being the lone county in the state with an elected tax collector. Even the business owner who hires a brother-in-law for a key position faces two equally bad choices if things don't work out - offend a spouse or lose the business.

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  6. Garrett, Fangmeyer named outstanding ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Belle Fangmeyer, seated left, and Renee Garrett, seated right, receive special awards and fresh flowers as thanks for their numerous contributions to REACH of Haywood County. Long-time volunteers Renee Garrett and Belle Fangmeyer have received Outstanding Volunteer awards for their years of tireless service for REACH of Haywood County.

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  7. Learn about Monarch Waystations on March 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... which is at risk of being endangered. The Giving Garden is an education-oriented joint initiative of the Haywood County Public Library, Haywood County Cooperative Extension Center, and the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program. The garden is ...

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  8. HCC to host turkey hunting seminar March 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 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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  9. Was Abraham Lincoln a native Tar Heel?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Carolina Country Magazine

    ... Ms. Hanks from the household, and that Ms. Hanks was taken in at a neighbor's place in Jonathan's Creek, Haywood County. Later, the neighbor moved the still pregnant Nancy to Puzzle's Creek in Rutherford County, where she gave birth to a boy and ...

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  10. Free gardening class on creating a Monarch butterfly waystationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... which is at risk of being endangered. The Giving Garden is an education-oriented joint initiative of the Haywood County Public Library, Haywood County Cooperative Extension Center, and the Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program. The garden is ...

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  11. Mountains-to-Sea Trail history speaks of persistence and hard work of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... Trails Association Board had been able to get the National Trails Symposium to come to Lake Junaluska in Haywood County where Lee gave a memorable speech that changed the trail system in North Carolina forever. "Jim talked me into putting a line in ...

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  12. Weekend Highlights Feb. 24-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    This weekend is going to be a good one, whether you want to stay in Haywood County or you want to venture out into the Asheville area. The weather is expected to be nice and not too chilly, but there are also lots of fun events going on indoors.

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  13. Lake Junaluska changes tax processRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Lake Junaluska almost doubled its occupancy tax collections according to records available through the Haywood County Tourism Development Authority. For instance, in October 2016, the amount of occupancy taxes collected in the Lake Junaluska zip ...

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  14. Property values rise in HaywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    At its Monday meeting, the Haywood County Board of Commissioners learned the value of all real property in Haywood County has been adjusted to its current market price, a number that has increased slightly overall in the county. The value of property in Haywood is $6.3 billion, up 2 percent from the pre-reappraisal values, said David Francis, county tax administrator.

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  15. Rep. Mike Clampitt constituent meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Today, Rep. Mike Clampitt of Bryson City announced that the second constituent meeting will take place in Haywood County. The meeting will begin at 4:00 p.m. on February 24, 2017, and will take place at the Historic Haywood County Courthouse at 215 North Main Street in Waynesville.

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  16. Haywood County Schools Foundation Mardi Gras BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    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. The race for this year's king and queen is well underway, and candidates have already been seen around the county petitioning for donations for the Haywood County Schools Foundation.

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

    Feb 23, 2017 | 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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