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Franklin Defeats Murphy 28-24

Franklin Wins the 2014 Season Opener 28-24 over Murphy. For Constant Updates during each FHS football game be sure to like us on our Facebook Page. https://www.facebook.com/967WNCC1050WFSC  

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Parker Meadows ready to move ahead, but at a higher cost

Macon County Manager Derek Roland told county commissioners this week that the Parker Meadows Recreation Complex remains on schedule. The project was temporarily halted after what is believed to be a Cherokee grave site was discovered. Project engineers noticed the site after a human molar…

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Panthers open season with tough test at Murphy

The Franklin Panther football team will open up their season tonight on the road at Murphy. The Panthers are coming off a bye in week one and the Bulldogs are 1-0 after defeating Darlington School last Friday. Franklin Head Coach Josh Brooks says the Panthers…

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Bryson City man gets five months for ginseng poaching

Bryson City man gets five months for ginseng poaching

U.S. Magistrate Judge Dennis L. Howell, on Thursday, sentenced Billy Joe Hurley, 46, of Bryson City, N.C. to serve five months and fifteen days in jail for the illegal possession…

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Labor Day travel, gas outlook

The summer is drawing to a close and numbers from Triple A Carolinas find many are making sure they get in a last minute trip. Tiffany Wright with the motor…

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Conference changes may bode well for 2014 Catamounts

Conference changes may bode well for 2014 Catamounts

The college football season kicks off this weekend, and the Western Carolina Catamounts are looking to build upon last season’s 2-9 record. Head Coach Mark Speir is entering his third…

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  • September 4, 2014 6:00 pmFREE MEAL AT "THE SERVING SPOON"
  • September 5, 2014 5:30 pmAMERICAN LEGION BINGO
  • September 11, 2014 6:00 pmFREE MEAL AT "THE SERVING SPOON"
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