People Who Like to Work

Pap The heat of summer has continued in Brasstown. Last week’s 90+ degree days found The Deer Hunter replacing the roof of one of the rec buildings in Murphy. He said to say it was hot was an understatement. The building they were working on was near the tennis courts. The county has hired a crew to repave the courts so there was folks working out in the heat there too. The Deer Hunter’s attention was grabbed by one man…

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Appalachia History Pap

September 2, 1945

Harshaw Road – Cherokee County NC September 2, 1945 the Japanese delegation formally signed the instrument of surrender marking the…

Appalachian Food Pap

Cherry Bounce

“Old man Amos stands treetop-tall in mountain folklore. He made his name and his fame with a concoction called Cherry…