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Former Robbinsville resident Bobby Cagle hit the ground running as the new director of the Department of Children and Family Services in Los Angeles.

In one of their last acts as elected officials, outgoing Robbinsville Aldermen Jacky Ayers, Jan Brooks and Bobby Smith voted to give themselves each a bonus of $2,400.

Tears welled as Lynn Brown watched strangers clean plates they’d piled high with turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, ham and all kinds of sides.


    Aynsley Fink placed second and Emma Beasley took sixth as the Robbinsville Middle School girls placed fourth out of eight teams at Cherokee on Saturday.

    Robbinsville Coach Dee Walsh believes his Black Knights can defeat  defending State Champion Murphy on Friday night. 

Photo by Jenny Millsaps


    Smoky Mountain Youth League Football

    At Andrews, Sept. 9


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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.


Diane Carpenter Buchanan, 61, of the Mountain Creek Community in Robbinsville, went home to be with the Lord early Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at her residence.

James Todd Colvin, age 50, of 229 Morphew Street, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, at Bear Creek Junction.

Sharon A. Hyde, 68 of Robbinsville, NC passed away, Monday, Nov. 26, 2017.
Memorial services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, at Townson-Smith Chapel.

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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