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  1. Help fill in blanks in a crucial time in Haywood County historyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... county about this topic and am using the talk as a jumping point to a pressing question I have for present Haywood County residents. Truly our forefathers were long-term thinkers whose wisdom is still benefitting us to this day. What are we doing ...

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  2. Around the 'Roundabout' with the Shady LadiesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Marilyn Sullivan, Juanita Shade, Jo Glover, Evelyn Case and Lisa Heller. During the last few years, many Haywood County drivers have been puzzled and confused by new traffic circles, or "roundabouts," installed at familiar intersections. Jane Cole ...

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  3. The Last Shot FiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Infantry Regiment was the site of the last Civil War battle. Kathy Ross, who helped write the historic book "Haywood County: Portrait of a Mountain Community" in 2009, said she agrees that the last shot fired "in battle" during the Civil War ...

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  4. Haywood Dems elect officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Haywood County Democrats hope new leadership will move the party forward focussing on several key elections in the next two years. During the 2015 Haywood County Democratic Convention on Saturday, April 11, party officials elected new leadership across the board and adopted four resolutions to keep the party focused moving forward.

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  5. Saturday Concert Series: The Blue Ridge Big Band at the Waynesville LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Blue Ridge Big Band will perform a free concert on Saturday, April 18, at 3 p.m. as part of the Haywood County Arts Council's Saturday Concert Series sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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  6. Concert by the Blue Ridge Big BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    The Blue Ridge Big Band presents a concert at the Main Branch of the Haywood County Library on Haywood Street in Waynesville on Saturday, April 18, at 3 p.m. The community is invited.

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  7. Circles of Hope BBQ FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Circles of Hope Haywood County will be holding a BBQ fundraiser on Saturday, April 18 from 10:30 a.m. until 7 p.m. at the Open-Air Gymnasium at Lake Junaluska. Holy Smoke BBQ will provide pork barbecue, coleslaw, baked beans, a roll and lemonade or tea for $10.

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  8. Bill shows McCrory seeking to borrow up to $3B for projectsRead the original story

    Thursday | WLOS

    ... destroying bee habit. "But those wildflowers and those weeds help all your pollinators." Bill Skelton with Haywood County's State Extension Office says lack of a variety of forage, restricted gene pools and pesticide use have all contributed to the ...

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  9. NC mulls funding for veterans to investigate child predatorsRead the original story

    Thursday | WLOS

    ... destroying bee habit. "But those wildflowers and those weeds help all your pollinators." Bill Skelton with Haywood County's State Extension Office says lack of a variety of forage, restricted gene pools and pesticide use have all contributed to the ...

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  10. North Carolina man killed by train in WyomingRead the original story

    Thursday | WLOS

    ... destroying bee habit. "But those wildflowers and those weeds help all your pollinators." Bill Skelton with Haywood County's State Extension Office says lack of a variety of forage, restricted gene pools and pesticide use have all contributed to the ...

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  11. Haywood County Democrats will host North Carolina Democratic Party...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Haywood County Democrats will host North Carolina Democratic Party Chair Patsy Keever during a spring Rally on Tuesday, April 21 at the Maggie Valley Inn located at 70 Soco Road. "Our rally will be Patsy's first appearance in a western county since she was elected by the North Carolina Democratic Party executive committee in February 2015, so we want to have a good turnout for her," said newly elected Haywood County Democratic Chair Myrna Campbell in a press release.

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  12. Job networking class is May 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... access to computers and high speed Internet," said Lori Mills, Career Connections coordinator at Goodwill's Haywood County Center. "We're pleased for the opportunity to offer job classes at the library in Canton now, as well." The workshop is free ...

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  13. Haywood 4-H'er Jesse Henson excels in livestockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Jesse Henson is the son of Donnie and Kelly Henson, of the Henson Cove community in Canton. He is a senior at Pisgah High School and has been a member of the Haywood County 4-H Livestock Club for over 10 years.

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  14. Jesse is new Clyde aldermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... floods in 2004 and helping with Barefoot Ridge with his real estate background." When back-to-back floods hit Haywood County in 2004, Clyde homes between the railroad track and the Pigeon River were hit hard. State and federal funding helped open a ...

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  15. Smoky Mountain Oyster and Seafood Festival is SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Haywood County residents are already counting down the days until the Third Annual Smoky Mountain Oyster & Seafood Festival, on Saturday, April 18. The festival, held at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds in the heart of Maggie Valley, promises to have some of the best oysters around, and served just about any way you like them whether that's steamed, raw, or fried. Plus fried or steamed shrimp, shrimp and grits and last year's winner, the low country boil.

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  16. Free Job Networking ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... access to computers and high speed Internet," says Lori Mills, Career Connections Coordinator at Goodwill's Haywood County Center. "We're pleased for the opportunity to offer job classes at the library in Canton now, as well." The workshop is free ...

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  17. Climbing peas take little space to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... umbers, eggplant, melons and the entire squash family. Jim Janke is an Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Haywood County. For more information call the Haywood County Extension Center at 828-456-3575. A 2015 NC State University.

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  18. Haywood County 4-H'er Jesse Henson Excels in LivestockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Jesse Henson is the son of Donnie and Kelly Henson of the Henson Cove Community of Canton. Jesse is a senior at Pisgah High School and has been a member of the Haywood County 4-H Livestock Club for over ten years.

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  19. STAR Ranch's 'Help a Horse' Day parade is April 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... addictions and troubled teens. "It's obvious this is a mission that needs to continue into the future for Haywood County and Western North Carolina," said TJ Anderson, board member. "That's a big budget," said Shirley Kelley, board secretary. "This ...

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  20. Make time to visit the library this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    National Library Week was started in 1958 by the American Library Association - it is a week set aside each year to recognize libraries and their contributions to society. "Haywood County Public Library employees enjoy this special week because it gives us the opportunity to showcase the wonderful libraries we have in Haywood County and the benefits that we offer our patrons," said Library Director Sharon Woodrow.

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