Construction on the Town Bridge replacement should begin at the end of November, North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) officials say.
By Tim Reaves
Monday and Tuesday saw the familiar crush of cars trickling in and out of county schools, goodbye kisses and maybe a few sighs of relief from parents after the long summer.
By Tim Reaves
Threats made via social media landed a Macon County man in jail on Friday.
By Ryan Hanchett
The announcer at Murphy football games is known for bellowing out “first and 10, Bulldogs!” every time the home squad moves the chains.
As the golfers from four schools finished their rounds and turned in their scorecards, Franklin golf coach Felicia Nidiffer noticed something.
Surprises go out the window when Franklin and Murphy meet on the gridiron.
“Both teams know exactly what to expect of each other,” FHS coach Josh Brooks said.
Leonard Ray Guest, 89, of Hertford, died on Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016.
John “Michael” Gruber, 60, of Franklin, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. A memorial mass will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.
Lois Juanita Houston, 82, of Highlands, passed away Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016. Funeral services were held Sunday, Aug. 28 at Buck Creek Baptist Church.
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