The bottom billboard on the Andrews Bypass near Cherokee County Cycles will soon bear a message chosen by the Graham County Travel & Tourism Board
Rick Bryson
Students show masks they made, which are now displayed in the Cherokee Outdoor Classroom at Robbinsville High School
Keri Grindstaff with the man she followed to Australia.

News Stories

The dedicated volunteers of the Graham County Relay For Life organization more than reached their fundraising goal; they shattered it at the 20th annual event that raises money for cancer resea

Wehrloom Honey recently opened a new facet of its business that is destined to delight people of all ages.  

Graham County officials took a significant stride toward expanding medical facilities by purchasing the Phillips and Jordan building and property at 191 P&J Road for $1.5 million last week.

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

Michael Gray, 62, of Marble passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2016 in a Murphy hospital. 

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 18,  at the Andrews First Baptist Church. 

Azalea Holloway Matheson Walker

Azalea Holloway Matheson Walker, age 87 of the Sweetwater Community of Robbinsville, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at Memorial Mission Hospital in Asheville.

William Arlin Jenkins

William Arlin Jenkins, 77, of the Atoah Community in Robbinsville, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, June 13, 2016 at his residence.

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