The Andrews Wildcat Marching Band, shown performing their dream-themed set at the homecoming game on Oct. 19, won another grand champion’s title last weekend.
Autumn Young enjoys an afternoon of play at Ferebee Park, which is being refinished by Lowe’s employees.
Andrews Elementary School assistant principal Dane Rickett had plenty of students who wanted to look like him at “Dress Like Your Teacher Day” last week. The well-liked administrator is heading west to be principal at Murphy Elementary School starting Monday.
Christmas on Main Street returns for its fifth year Saturday, Nov. 17, in downtown Andrews.
Coated with virtually every color of the rainbow, participants and organizers of the 2018 Color Run 5K are all smiles at the conclusion of Saturday’s event. Photo by Kevin Hensley
Andrews' Brawley Stillwell is a key contributor on the line for the Wildcats. Photo by Kevin Hensley

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    To meet the requirements to receive a Community Development Block Grant, the Andrews Board of Aldermen unanimously adopted a water and wastewater asset management plan during a special meeting

The Andrews Wildcat Marching Band, shown performing their dream-themed set at the homecoming game on Oct. 19, won another grand champion’s title last weekend.

    Andrews High School’s marching band, The Pride of the Valley, reigned as the Grand Champion among 1A and 2A schools Saturday during the annual Knight Tournament in Hendersonville.

Autumn Young enjoys an afternoon of play at Ferebee Park, which is being refinished by Lowe’s employees.

    Having served the Andrews community for decades, Ferebee Park finally is getting the TLC it deserves.

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Coated with virtually every color of the rainbow, participants and organizers of the 2018 Color Run 5K are all smiles at the conclusion of Saturday’s event. Photo by Kevin Hensley

    Even chilly, rainy conditions could not prevent members of the community turning out to aid an incredible cause.

Andrews' Brawley Stillwell is a key contributor on the line for the Wildcats. Photo by Kevin Hensley

    The high school world is full of two-sport athletes, even some who play three and four sports.
    But there are not many who take the defensive tackle/race car driver path.

Andrews' Zack Sheppard breaks tackles on the way to a touchdown Friday night. Photo by BEN KATZ

    Andrews got a lot of monkeys off its proverbial back Friday night.

Obituaries

    Austin “Dump” White, age 87 of Andrews, N.C., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018 at Erlanger Murphy Medical Center.

    Shirley Martin Simonds, 80, of Andrews passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2018 at her residence.

    Nancy Ann Solesbee, age 73 of Nantahala went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday Sept. 25, 2018.

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