News Stories

County officials are preparing to implement a warning system that will notify residents of impending storms and other disasters.

Local educators are keenly watching Rep. Kevin Corbin’s legislation that limits class sizes.

High-speed Internet has finally reached Tapoco Lodge and Meadow Branch, and Graham County leaders are working to bring megabits per second of 1.5 and higher to the 84% of households still crawling

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

Margaret Teesateskie Welch, 71 of Robbinsville passed away Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 at her residence following a brief illness.

Billie Rae Wiggins Gibby, 66, of Robbinsville, NC, went home to be with Jesus Christ, her Lord and Savior, on Thursday, Feb. 17, 2017.

Robert A. Eller, age 73, died on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017 at his home  in Lansing, MI from illnesses caused by his exposure to Agent Orange during his Army service in the Vietnam War.  

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