Sara Shields, owner of StarrBlaze Glassworks, creates an icicle ornament from glass in her Andrews studio. Photo by Kelsey Richardson
Hannah McCaw is seeking community support in taking a trip to Italy to pursue her musical ambitions.
Jane Blue admires a piece of art during a gallery at the Andrews Public Library last year. Blue has led programs at the library for more than four years. Photo by Ben Katz
Andrews’ Landon White (11) prepares to work past the defense of Blue Ridge’s Mason Baumgarner (44) on Tuesday night. Don Richeson/Crossroads Chronicle
Scott Ramler, commander of Andrews Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7620, presents Tanner Moore, a Nantahala High School senior (from left), with a $100 scholarship.
David and Cheryl Kelley performed as Victorian Carolers, while Dale Bull enjoyed listening to the music during Christmas on Main Street in downtown Andrews on Saturday. Bull thought the carols were “very good ... they bring back memories, a lot of memories.” Photo by BEN KATZ

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Ayden LeQuire, Rosseigh DeHart and Aubreigh Weiland enjoy a Thanksgiving meal at Andrews Middle School on Nov. 21.

    Making sure no person or family was left out of the American holiday, Andrews Middle School held a free Thanksgiving for the entire town on Nov. 21.

Sara Shields, owner of StarrBlaze Glassworks, creates an icicle ornament from glass in her Andrews studio. Photo by Kelsey Richardson

    Sara Shields’ path to follow her dreams is laden with blazing hot torches, furnaces and glass – lots and lots of glass.

Hannah McCaw is seeking community support in taking a trip to Italy to pursue her musical ambitions.

    Throughout her high school career, Hannah McCaw of Andrews has graced many veteran ceremonies, parades, local events and marching band shows with the sound of her trumpet.

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Jane Blue admires a piece of art during a gallery at the Andrews Public Library last year. Blue has led programs at the library for more than four years. Photo by Ben Katz

    Jane Blue, head librarian at the Andrews Public Library for more than four years, has turned the page to another chapter in her life.

Andrews heavyweight Sam Christensen grapples with Smoky Mountain’s Will Frady on Tuesday night. Christensen later secured a 46-second pin against Union County, Ga. Photo by Kevin Hensley

    The wins and losses do not tell the entire story.

Andrews’ Landon White (11) prepares to work past the defense of Blue Ridge’s Mason Baumgarner (44) on Tuesday night. Don Richeson/Crossroads Chronicle

    The Andrews Wildcats unleashed an attack at Blue Ridge on Tuesday 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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