Recently graduated, much-celebrated Lady Wildcat Tiffany Holloway added two more pieces of hardware to her collection Saturday – her 2017 state 1A track rings.
Superintendent Jeana Conley discusses the Nov. 30 lockdown situation with former police chief Richard Taylor and Sgt. Ethan Henderson (right, out of frame) in this grab from a video taken at the time.
Jymme Gann and Ginger Sikora (from left) have practiced tai-chi at the Andrews Public Library for the last two years. There are plenty of ways for seniors to stay in shape in town.
Emma River, Mackenzie Rain, Sky, Jessica Rosebud and Zoe Firefly (from left) dance during Earth Day festivities last year.
he Valleytown Rural Fire & Rescue Department, Peachtree Volunteer Fire Department and Andrews Volunteer Fire Department work diligently to extinguish a house fire on Tarrent Street in Andrews on Tuesday.
Ronnie Miller, Carolyn Snider and Carl Balmer (from left) celebrate their birthdays at Jimmy’s Pick N Grin on New Year’s Eve. Photo by Ben Katz

News for Subscribers

   As soon as the consolidated Andrews Planning & Zoning Board appoints new members, the Comprehensive Land Use & Master Plan will undergo a new transformation.

Superintendent Jeana Conley discusses the Nov. 30 lockdown situation with former police chief Richard Taylor and Sgt. Ethan Henderson (right, out of frame) in this grab from a video taken at the time.

   Cherokee County Schools Superintendent Jeana Conley sent a 19-point letter of complaint to Andrews Mayor James Reid about the actions of town police officers in a Nov.

Jymme Gann and Ginger Sikora (from left) have practiced tai-chi at the Andrews Public Library for the last two years. There are plenty of ways for seniors to stay in shape in town.

   From taking tai-chi classes to exercising in the gym, senior citizens in Andrews are breaking stereotypes and proving age is just a number.

Sports for Subscribers

Recently graduated, much-celebrated Lady Wildcat Tiffany Holloway added two more pieces of hardware to her collection Saturday – her 2017 state 1A track rings.

   Even though Tiffany Holloway graduated from Andrews High School last year, the accolades keep rolling in.
   And for good reason.

Even Union County, Ga., player Crawford Colwell (24) was unsuccessful at slowing down the basket attack of Andrews’ Tucker Holloway on Saturday night, as Holloway led the Wildcats with 12 points in the game.

   Ten games in 14 days.

Nantahala siblings Dylan (left) and Gracie Stroud work their way through Robbinsville’s defense in respective varsity girls’ and boys’ action as part of the Wildcat Christmas Tournament on Dec. 29.

   Add another page to the book of the long-standing rivalry.

Obituaries

Wilma June Donovan

   Wilma June Donovan, 74, of Andrews, passed away Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, in a Murphy hospital.

John Gilbert LaDouceur

   John Gilbert LaDouceur, 65, of Topton, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, at Mission Hospital in Asheville.

    John Thomas Villa, 40, of Andrews, passed away Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, in Andrews.
   No services are planned at this time.

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