Hannah McCaw led the Andrews High School band during Christmas on Main celebrations last year.
Andrews’ Police Department now has Evzio, an opioid treatment, in their possession to help people who have overdosed on drugs.
Andrews’ Mitchell McGaha (82) powers through the Swain County defense on Friday night. Photo by Denise Walkingstick
The 2017 Andrews volleyball seniors are (from left) Neva Jones, Kenzie Gunter, Morgan Mathis and Cheyanne Rattler.
Andrews mayoral candidates Nancy Curtis and James Reid will debate on Oct. 12.
Ann Miller Woodford receives the Citizen of the Year Award from the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce on Sept. 28.

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   For months, NFocus has worked diligently to modernize the Andrews zoning ordinances that lost their legitimacy decades ago.

   Felony, misdemeanor and citation arrests increased substantially in town from 2014-17 thanks to the Andrews Police Department’s aggressive enforcement.

Hannah McCaw led the Andrews High School band during Christmas on Main celebrations last year.

   With a little over a month away, preparations for the fourth annual Christmas on Main Street have kicked into jingle belloverdrive.

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Andrews’ Mitchell McGaha (82) powers through the Swain County defense on Friday night. Photo by Denise Walkingstick

   Friday is Senior Night at Hugh Hamilton Stadium, but perhaps even more importantly to the long-term plan, it is Freshman Night.

The 2017 Andrews volleyball seniors are (from left) Neva Jones, Kenzie Gunter, Morgan Mathis and Cheyanne Rattler.

   Tears were shed and memories were recounted, during the Andrews Lady Wildcats senior night Oct. 5.

Dillan Phillips completes a pitch into the waiting hands of Mitchell McGaha, during Andrews’ battle with Murphy at Hugh Hamilton Stadium. Photo by Ben Katz

   Two rushing touchdowns, a field goal and a passing touchdown were all manufactured by the Andrews Wildcats on Friday night.

Obituaries

Carroll Lynn Payne

   Carroll Lynn Payne, 60, of Marble, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.

Matthew Montgomery Morgan

   Matthew Montgomery Morgan, 50, of Nantahala, passed away Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, at his home

   Thomas McKinney, 39, of Andrews, passed away Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, at his residence.
   Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Ivie Funeral Home, Andrews.

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