News Stories

Over a year ago, teachers, faculty and students were expecting a brand new wing with new classrooms at Swain County East Elementary would be ready for the 2016-2017 school year.

Your first day of the new school year can stir up many emotions.

Sports

It's Week 2 for high school football and the Smoky Mountain Conference.

The Swain County High School Lady Maroon Devils varsity volleyball team ended last year’s season on a hot streak, winning 7 of 10 games and its first round playoff game.

The Swain County High School Maroon Devils varsity football team started the 2016 season strong with an opening drive touchdown run, but the team couldn’t reach the end zone the rest of the game, l

Obituaries

James Colin Jenkins, 63, of Bear Cove Circle, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, August 18, 2016.

Donna Cummings, 67, of Bryson City, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, August 18, 2016.

Zell Cookston, 87, of Bryson City and former resident of Hildebran, NC went home to be with the Lord Saturday, August 20, 2016.

Smoky Mountain Times

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