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Macon County Newswire

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  1. A gem among Haywood County's compassionate animal rescue groups - Duke's Animal Haven Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... to play in a spacious, fenced Astroturf area. Duke's Animal Haven rescues animals from Haywood, Jackson and Macon County shelters. Duke's also accepts limited call-ins from families needing to 're-home' their animal. Each situation is carefully ...

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  2. Officials confirm woman found tied to tree was assaulted Read Story...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... of information echoes a September 2011 assault in a remote but popular area of the Nantahala National Forest in Macon County, N.C. A woman had reported that she stopped her car to check on a man lying in the road. When she left her vehicle, the man ...

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  3. Learning center funded for coming yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... find funding for this program," said Commission Chairman Mark Swanger. Ledford replied that the lawmaker from Macon County has toured the learning center which is used as a model for similar North Carolina facilities. "Senator Davis has invited me ...

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  4. Former Huntsville superintendent finalist new head of Decatur City SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... students and oversaw a budget of $140 million. Before serving Catawba County, he was superintendent of the Macon County, North Carolina, school district. It was during his tenure there that, in 2011, he interviewed to replace former Huntsville ...

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  5. STATE v. TORRENCERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | FindLaw

    Appeal by defendant from Judgment entered 4 February 2015 by Judge Alan Z. Thornburg in Macon County Superior Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals 10 February 2016.

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  6. Regional 15 mins ago 3:01 p.m.Wildfire shuts down section of Appalachian Trail near FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A wildfire burning in Macon County off Old North Carolina 64 near Franklin has a portion of the Appalachian Trail closed to protect the public. The Wallace Gap to the Winding Stair Gap section of the Appalachian Trail is currently closed until crews have the fire under control, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

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  7. Haywood County Nurse ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Employment Support Professionals. Seeking passionate, values-driven and dynamic professional to join our Macon County Recovery Education Center (REC). This program reflects a unique design which integrates educational, clinical and peer support ...

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  8. The canary in the school privatization coal mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Central Elementary a canary in the coal mine, a phrase also used by a public school teacher in neighboring Macon County to describe what's happening - and it fits. Local legislators Rep. Michele Presnell and Sen. Jim Davis have told the local media ...

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  9. Book closes on successful schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Robesonian

    ... Central Elementary a canary in the coal mine, a phrase also used by a public school teacher in neighboring Macon County to describe what's happening - and it fits. Local legislators Rep. Michele Presnell and Sen. Jim Davis have told the local media ...

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  10. Igloolik bylaw officer has outstanding drug charges in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | CBC News

    ... related to the original charges. O'Neil was charged in May 2013 in relation to a marijuana grow op in a home in Macon County, North Carolina. He was arrested at a traffic stop along with two other men. Those two men pleaded guilty to similar charges ...

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  11. Chris Fitzsimon: Haywood school canary in the privatization coal mineRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Daily Advance

    ... Central Elementary a canary in the coal mine, a phrase also used by a public school teacher in neighboring Macon County to describe what's happening -- and it fits. Local legislators Rep. Michele Presnell and Sen. Jim Davis have told the local media ...

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  12. FUHS v. FUHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... sexual affair" with Doug Posey ("Posey"), a man she had met on a social media site, Facebook, and who lived in Macon County, North Carolina. A 10 August 2012 consent order confirmed Plaintiff and Summer agreed Plaintiff would have physical custody ...

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  13. Haywood County Nurse ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... or higher. Preference will be given to Qualified Professional and Certified Employment Support Professionals. Macon County Team Leader/Clinician - Recovery Education Center (REC) Seeking passionate, values-driven and dynamic professional to join our ...

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  14. Anglers should take precautions due to nuisance algaeRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... 2014, gill lice were found for the first time in North Carolina on brook trout in the Cullasaja River in Macon County, according to the commission. Another species of gill lice, this time affecting rainbow trout, was found in August 2015 in three ...

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  15. STATE v. MILLERRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... for defendant-appellant. Appeal by defendant from judgments entered 23 July 2014 by Judge Mark E. Powell in Macon County Superior Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals 8 September 2015. Macon County, Nos. 13 CRS 461, 51065, 51102-05. Defendant Ronald ...

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  16. Trout anglers should take precautions after discovery of nuisance algaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Dec. 2014, gill lice were found for the first time in North Carolina on brook trout in the Cullasaja River in Macon County. Another species of gill lice, this time affecting rainbow trout, was found in Aug. 2015 in three water bodies in Haywood and ...

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  17. Haywood County Nurse ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... e or higher. Preference will be given to Qualified Professional and Certified Employment Support Professionals. Macon County Team Leader/Clinician - Recovery Education Center (REC) Seeking passionate, values-

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  18. Haywood CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... e or higher. Preference will be given to Qualified Professional and Certified Employment Support Professionals. Macon County Team Leader/Clinician - Recovery Education Center (REC) Seeking passionate, values-driven and

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  19. Old Town Bank, Entegra CEOs discuss future after mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... two years to get a branch to profitability." As part of its rebranding to reflect a larger service area than Macon County, the board of directors ultimately settled on the name Entegra, a play on the word integrity, which is a foundation of the ...

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  20. Hard Candy Christmas' to be Nov. 27 - 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... cooking." Hunter feels she has captured this traditional, wonderful time of the year when she was growing up in Macon County. At the show, attendees may pick up a crisp apple from Barber Orchard, have a piece of peppermint candy and select a gift ...

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