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When is a suspension not a disciplinary action?

Sanjay Talluri wanted to be an astronaut until a friend’s father steered the kid into a different universe.

Only two voices of dissent were heard Monday during a public hearing to dissolve Graham County’s Board of Health and Department of Social Services Board.


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.


Kelly Morgan, 75, of Smith Grove Road passed away peacefully, Sunday, August 13, 2017 at his residence.

Mildred Sophia Patterson Hartzog, 87, passed away Saturday, August 12, 2017.

Vance Trull, age 80 of the Stecoah community of Robbinsville, passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017 at his residence.

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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