A historic fire season coupled with building repairs in need of immediate attention put a significant strain on the N.C. Forest Service budget during the first half of the 2016-17 fiscal year.
The Community Care Clinic of Franklin is making more Macon County residents healthier this year after adding a second clinic day in August.
Historic wildfires in the Nantahala National Forest have been costly for the local U.S. Forest Service district.
The widow of a fallen Nantahala volunteer firefighter has sued the department to recover benefits in excess of $25,000, which she says she and her two children would have received if the department
The developer of an affordable housing development on Siler Road said the 60-unit Indigo apartment complex is on track to be complete by this spring.