Caroline and Leia Carrico’s story could have been a much sadder one.
No charges have been filed as the investigation continues into the Feb. 12 fatal wreck of a sheriff’s transit van in Macon County.
The history of interactions between the Cherokee and European settlers in Western North Carolina has had its share of ups and downs.
The forested mountains of Southern Appalachia, and the flora and fauna that call them home, define Western North Carolina.
An outbreak of bacterial meningitis has claimed the life of one Macon County resident and is suspected in the death of another.