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The Huckleberry 250 Comes to Andrews, NC

October 4, 2023

Bike Packing Event Starts and Ends in Andrews, NC Words by Graham Grant (this year’s first finisher)   The Huckleberry 250 is a 250-mile bikepacking route through the Blue Ridge…

2022 Forks and Corks – Best Ever!

June 8, 2022

Full Width Template Cody Allen of Legends, Steakhouse in Murphy, NC, pours the finishing touches on a signature dish at the 2022 Forks and Corks event held June 2, at…

Affordable Housing Coming to Cherokee County

May 6, 2022

Affordable Housing Coming to Cherokee County We get calls and visits daily about homes and real estate. It seems our little mountain area appeals to a great many folks far…

The Power of Community

October 28, 2021

The Power of Community One of the most effective and impactful ways to INFLUENCE CHANGE is to build infrastructure and provide appropriate resources for our education system. The Learning Center…

2nd and 3rd Week for Peak Colors in WNC

October 4, 2021

Full Width Template Conceived by Howard Neufeld and Michael Denslow Map Constructed by Michael Denslow So as to not “bury the lead” fall foliage fiesta looks like it will peak…

Robbing the Bees at Simple Life Farm

September 1, 2021

WHERE NC BEGINS Robbing the Bees with Alan Wamsley of Simple Life Farm and Campground Alan Wamsley, owner of Simple Life Farm and Campground in Robbinsville, NC, invited us to…


July 27, 2021

LOCAL SAVOR TECH SAUCE TAKING STEPS TO PROTECT YOUR ONLINE ACCOUNTS I’m going to tell you right now … this is not going to be an exciting article. But it’s…

The Learning Center Charter School Expansion

July 21, 2021

The Learning Center Charter School Expansion Charter high school expansion bringing top notch educators home Local charter school, The Learning Center, is expanding to become a full kindergarten through twelfth…

Red, White & Brew

June 8, 2021

Red, White & Brew It is time to get the party on and Murphy is ready! As Independence Day approaches members of the Murphy Business Association began a collaboration with…

Spring Fling in Andrews, North Carolina

April 16, 2021

Andrews, North Carolina Springs! Andrews Spring Fling makes spring official in Cherokee County, North Carolina. This highly anticipated event celebrates spring on our beautiful mountain region with a street festival…


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