Jackson County Schools had the eighth-highest rate of reportable crimes in North Carolina for grades 9-13, according to 2015-16 data from the state Department of Public Instruction.
An air date for the long-awaited “Dirty Dancing” remake filmed at High Hampton Inn and Country Club last year was recently released by executives at ABC.
In their first month in office, new Jackson County Commissioners Mickey Luker and Ron Mau are working to get up to speed on several issues that may have a direct impact on southern Jackson County.
With new committee assignments, North Carolina Sen. Jim Davis, R-Macon, said he will shift part of his focus to state roads during his fourth term.
Plateau residents can expect to hear some sniffles throughout town in coming weeks, as flu season reaches its peak in North Carolina.
The local trial of a Tignall, Georgia, man charged with fatally shooting his stepfather, a Cashiers resident, has been postponed due to ongoing legal proceedings relating to different charges in Wi
A major upgrade to the facilities at The Village Green Commons in Cashiers will go in front of the Cashiers Area Community Planning Council and public on Monday.
Crossroads Chronicle Editor Justin Caudell is leaving the newspaper at the end of the month to begin a new role with Community Newspapers, Inc. — the Chronicle’s parent company.
A pair of plateau residents are breathing new life into a historic restaurant that laid dormant for nearly six years in Sapphire Valley.
If North Carolina were to secede from the union and become an independent country — no, conspiracy theorists, I’m not actually proposing this as a reasonable response to recent political events — h
Area emergency personnel discovered the body of a Cashiers resident shortly after their arrival at a fully-involved home fire last Thursday night in the Heady Mountain community.
Progress on one of two bridge projects in southern Jackson County is not going smoothly, as delays stemming from a moratorium near trout streams have pushed completion back at least six months from
A number of factors will soon lead to an increase in gas prices across the nation, with North Carolina expected to be among the states hardest hit by rising costs, according to Automobile Associati
The new year may hold a new beginning for Cashiers First Baptist Church of Love (La Primera Iglesia Bautista De Amor), as the group moves to put the finishing touches on the congregation’s first ho
After experiencing substantial growth every year since it opened in 2014, the Cashiers ABC Store recently became debt free from the county more than three years ahead of schedule.