Swain County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Robeson 99th in per-student spendingRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... Public School Forum of North Carolina. The county's spending came out to $484 per student - just $85 more than Swain County and $1,000 less than the state average. And there isn't likely to be a significant increase on the local level because the ...

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  2. Getting what you pay forRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... spent $484 of local money on each student for the 2011-12 school year, $1,000 less than the state average. Only Swain County spent less. The study, by the way, was done by county, and not school systems, of which there are 115. Robeson County, for ...

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  3. In North Carolina, Workarounds Help The Poor Find Health CoverageRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... coverage under other provisions of the law. About 40 minutes away from Graham County, the local courthouse in Swain County lets Buckner set up shop in their small claims court when it's not in session. Wandering around town, she spots a young man ...

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  4. In Western N.C., Getting Health Coverage Means Getting CreativeRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | GantDaily.com

    ... coverage under other provisions of the law. About 40 minutes away from Graham County, the local courthouse in Swain County lets Buckner set up shop in their small claims court when it's not in session. Wandering around town, she spots a young man ...

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  5. In North Carolina, Workarounds Help The Poor Find Health CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... coverage under other provisions of the law. About 40 minutes away from Graham County, the local courthouse in Swain County lets Buckner set up shop in their small claims court when it's not in session. Wandering around town, she spots a young man ...

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  6. EC ranks 84th in per-pupil spendingRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2013 | Daily Southerner

    ... counties. In the 2011-2012 school year, Orange County (Hillsborough) spent $4,183 per student, while Swain County (Cherokee) spent only $399. Average per pupil spending in North Carolina was $1,486. Edgecombe County spent $974 per student that ...

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  7. A look at the mountain region 100 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | Asheville Citizen-Times

    ... Kephart agreed to take four Westfeldts and guests on a trip to his old haunts, Hazel Creek and Sugar Fork in Swain County. "Mr. Kephart said that it was only the second time that he had ever taken any ladies on a hiking and camping trip," one of ...

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  8. Murphy's Gentry takes national coaching honorRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | Asheville Citizen-Times

    ... Not only that, but Murphy was outscored 91-23 in back-to-back losses to start last season and fell, 36-27, at Swain County on Nov. 8 in a game that decided the Smoky Mountain Conference championship. "We had a very special group (this past ...

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