Six candidates have signed up to run for two commissioner seats in Macon County next year.
Public officials aren’t required to place their hand on a Bible to be sworn into office, but a majority of them still do.
In the last couple of weeks, Franklin Mayor Bob Scott has been called un-American, arrogant and an asshole, but he’s taking it in stride knowing he made a decision based on his conscience and not on fear.
Five candidates are running for two commissioner seats in Macon County and there are still five days left to sign up for the race.
With the sign-up period for the 2016 election underway, two more candidates have tossed their hats in the ring to run for commissioner in Macon County.
As candidate sign-ups get underway, Swain County commissioner incumbents plan to seek another term.
Macon County Commission Chairman Kevin Corbin announced his plans Monday night to run next year for the North Carolina House of Representatives.
Alice Bradley says she’s just an old country girl who isn’t used to the applause and compliments that come with being in the spotlight.
Macon New Beginnings, a new nonprofit in Macon County working to address homelessness, has been hard at work trying to come up with a plan to shelter people in need through the winter.
Franklin residents may soon have a closer and safer place to practice their shooting skills now that indoor gun ranges will be allowed in the town limits.