Haywood County Newswire

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  1. Community college celebrates 50 years of growthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... contributed $250,000 to build the new campus and community donations were solicited to match that amount. Haywood County pledged $150,000 and a steering committee representing Haywood's four chambers of commerce undertook a $100,000 public support ...

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  2. I am nobody's designated driverRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... - "Mother Boojum" - maternal connection to Ben and Kelsie Baker who have launched Boojum Brewing Company - Haywood County's fourth (count 'em) craft brewery. Corrine pulled me aside when I picked up Carol after the meeting, saying something to the ...

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  3. Gun show fires up tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... rifles were originally designed to teach Boy Scouts how to shoot. The Gem Capitol Gun Show returned to Haywood County this past weekend, bringing in hundreds of gun enthusiasts to the Haywood Country Fairgrounds to buy, sell and trade. The show is a ...

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  4. Things to do in Winter - Part 4: Learn the Joy of CookingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... with good food. Fernandez has been building the club for the past year-and-a-half, and has 140 members from Haywood County, Asheville, Hendersonville and people with second homes in the mountains. "I work the seasons," he said. "I believe you need ...

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  5. Holt TV special features Balsam RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... masters of traditional music and remembers the legends that taught him. Among the artists featured are the Haywood County bluegrass supergroup Balsam Range, Grammy Award-winning Rhiannon Giddens of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, guitarist Bryan ...

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  6. Donald ReeceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, he was the son of the late Nelcy Loranze Reece Sr. and Margaret Inman Reece, and was also preceded in death by a brother, Ernest Reece. Donald was a former employee of the Tannery and worked as a meat cutter at McKay's Grocery.

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  7. Lucille Arrington DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Norman and Nellie Bradley Arrington. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Grover H. Davis, who passed away in 2011; sister, Hazel Bishop; and three infant siblings.

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  8. Calling all sweetheartsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... @themountaineer.com and be sure to include your full names as well as contact information. The contest is for Haywood County residents only.

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  9. Last Call for Polar PlungeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Haywood Waterways is a nonprofit organization dedicated to maintaining and improving surface water quality in Haywood County.

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  10. Winter weather advisory posted for North Carolina mountainsRead the original story

    Monday | WLOS

    ... re wet."Still salt trucks were out across the county all night treating roads to keep black ice from forming. Haywood County also saw a dusting, but just in the higher elevations.

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  11. NC unemployment rate for December set to be revealedRead the original story

    Monday | WLOS

    ... re wet."Still salt trucks were out across the county all night treating roads to keep black ice from forming. Haywood County also saw a dusting, but just in the higher elevations.

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  12. NC Sen. Burr announces staff, events for 2016 campaignRead the original story

    Yesterday | WLOS

    ... He's chairman of the Senate intelligence committee after the GOP won the chamber's majority in November. HAYWOOD COUNTY, N.C. -- Temperatures are falling and already there is snow on mountaintops in Haywood County. The most snow is up at higher ...

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  13. Raleigh police: Man shot to death while robbing hotel roomRead the original story

    Monday | WLOS

    Police said in a statement that 36-year-old Terry Lebrone Wilson was shot to death shortly before 2:30 a.m. Sunday as he and another man tried to rob someone. HAYWOOD COUNTY, N.C. -- Crews have controlled a garage fire in Canton.

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  14. Reining (in) cats and dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... is an adoption center that was created in 2005 after a German Shepard named Sarge was euthanized at the Haywood County Animal Shelter before a rescue attempt by some folks hoping to save him. The small group of people formed Sarge's and it has been ...

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  15. Party official arrested on cyberstalking chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... on misdemeanor cyberstalking charges on a warrant from Guilford County. Miller turned himself in to the Haywood County Sheriff's office and appeared before a magistrate, where he was given a written promise to appear in court in Guilford County on ...

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  16. Wilena Brown PhillipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Harley E. and Nora Messer Clark. She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Fletcher Brown, who died in 198,2 and Fred Phillips, who died in 1987; a step-son, Robert "Bob" Brown; brother, James Clark; three sisters, Hilda Bishop, Eula Setzer and Lillian Sue Kuzi; and granddaughter, Allison Taylor.

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  17. Ginger ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was a daughter of the late Dewey Silas and Myrtle McMahan Green. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas "Tom" Reid, who died in 2004; and a sister, Norma Green.

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  18. Ruth Southerland JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Annie Mae Burgess McClure. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her first husband and father of her children, James Perry Southerland Sr., who died in 1964; son, Walter Southerland; two grandsons, Jody and Steven Southerland; and half brother, James Southerland Jr. She retired from Lea Industries after 20 years of employment and was a proud member of Fellowship Baptist Church.

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  19. Lawrence ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    He was a lifelong resident of Haywood County and was born Dec. 22, 1918, to the late John Parker and Laura Green Parker. He was one of 14 children, who all preceded him in death.

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  20. WMS students pack shower kits for Haywood Pathways CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Center," said Kelly. "When I told them about all of the services the center will provide to the people in Haywood County they really wanted to get involved." The Haywood Pathways Center board was thrilled when they learned that the WMS Student ...

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