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.
Mark Meadows
Leap-year baby Maggie Vetten with family, left to right: Eli, Kyler, Nick,Stacy and Halleigh.
Rep. Mark Meadows with his Meadow Branch Fire Dept. T-shirt

News Stories

Guest speaker Christopher Norcross opened eyes and minds of 33 seniors during the Robbinsville High School Academic Banquet last week.  

Students show masks they made, which are now displayed in the Cherokee Outdoor Classroom at Robbinsville High School

The Cherokee Outdoor Classroom at Robbinsville High School received very special decorations Tuesday.

Keri Grindstaff with the man she followed to Australia.

The phone call that changed Glata and Larry Grindstaff’s lives forever came on a March day.

Their daughter Keri was dead. She passed away March 28. She was just 28. 

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

Charles "Max" Dockery

Charles “Max” Dockery, 80, went home to be with the Lord May 22, 2016 after a brief battle with cancer.

Lee Dennis Lynnes

Lee Dennis Lynnes, 68, of Robbinsville, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016.

Christine Crisp Oehler, 73, of Mooresville, formerly of Charlotte, died May 21, 2016. She was born on October 12, 1942 in Graham County  to the late Floyd and Lillian Crisp. 

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