News Stories

Vickie Burchfield, special education teacher at Robbinsville Elementary School, has won a $500 SONIC Teacher Grant for her project “Learning Through Touch with Touchscreens.

Graham County naturalist and entomologist Kim Hainge came close to choosing beekeeping as a career.

The Graham County Courthouse has served as the center of downtown Robbinsville since the Neoclassical Revival structure was completed in 1942, the third courthouse to occupy the location at 12 N.

Sports

 The No. 3-seeded Lady Knights were edged by No.

Undefeated, No. 1 seed North Stokes (26-0) was too much for Robbinsville in the first semi-final playoff meeting of Class 1-A softball powers Tuesday.

Seven Black Knights punched their tickets to the 1-A State Track and Field Championships by finishing in the top four at Monday’s West Regionals at Lenoir Rhyne University.

Obituaries

Troy Lee Orr, 59, formerly of Robbinsville, N.C., passed away peacefully Sunday, July 7, 2019.

Lorraine Phillips May, 89, of Robbinsville, N.C., passed away, Monday, July 15, 2019 at Summers County Healthcare & Rehabilitation in West Virginia.

Lois Grindstaff Almond, 95, of Robbinsville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 7, 2019, at The Hayesville House in Clay County.

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