News Stories

Graham County is implementing CodeRED, an automated severe weather warning system proven to save lives.

Graham County residents who felt overlooked when the U.S. Forest devised its last 20-year plan had their voices heard Thursday during a public meeting at the community building in Robbinsville.

Only one school system in the state spanked more school children than Graham County did during the 2015-’16 school year.

Sports

Two members of the Robbinsville Shooting Sports team recently earned first place honors at the annual 2016 Western Carolina Competition, an event Robbinsville shooters failed to place at in 2015.

Standout distance runner Shawnda Martin led a contingent of five Robbinsville stars at the NCHSAA 1A/2A Indoor Track & Field State Championships in Winston-Salem on Saturday.

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Robbinsville’s Seth Lawson clears the high jump bar with plenty of room to spare.

So much for practice makes perfect. 

The age-old adage doesn’t seem to apply to Robbinsville Middle School track star Seth Lawson.

Obituaries

   Ronnie Ray Underwood, 65, of Robbinsville, NC, passed away Sunday, March 12, 2017 at Duke University Hospital.

   James Franklin Davis passed away peacefully at home on March 19, 2017 at the age of 77.  

    Lenora Rosa Hyde, 89, of Robbinsville, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Murphy Medical Nursing Home in Murphy, NC.

The Graham Star

Mailing address: P.O. Box 69, Robbinsville, NC 28771

Street address: 720 Tallulah Rd., Robbinsville, NC 28771

Phone number: 828-479-3383

Fax number: 828-479-1044