On July 2, Jean and Ulus Burnette celebrated their ‘diamond’ anniversary. Married on July 2, 1960, the Burnettes are celebrating many happy years together.
David Flood and Grace Flood celebrated 72 years of marriage on Friday, June 26. The two were married in Middlefield, Connecticut, on June 26, 1948.
Haywood Community College presented service awards to several employees. Employees were recognized for 5, 10, 15 and 20 years of service with the State of North Carolina.
A 42-year employee in the same business is almost unheard of in today’s world. Canton resident Alan Caldwell retired as assistant manager of the Western NC Farmers Market, Asheville, Dec. 31.
An Easter tradition in Bethel is the annual drama held at Bethel Baptist Church. Sometimes the same program runs for several years, but this year’s drama, “Lamb of God,” is a brand new story.
Ms. Tammy Best and Mr. Jerry Wells of Clyde are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Carrie Lynn Wells, to Jacob Erwin Hollifield, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Hollifield of Waynesville.
Mr. and Mrs. A. Duffy Lincoln of Greenville, and Mr. and Mrs. David W. Widener of Waynesville, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Melissa Lincoln and Stephen Widener.
Peyton Rebecca Fisher was awarded a bachelor of business administration in risk management and insurance, at the University of Mississippi’s commencement ceremony in Oxford, Mississippi, May 12.
Picture right to left is Ollie Price Green; daughter, Cora Lee York; grandson, John York; great granddaughter, Miranda York Wainscott, and great-great granddaughters Jordyn, Lily, Aaria and Mallory Wainscott.
The Haywood County Arts Council (HCAC) is featuring local artist, Jeannie Theodore demonstrating fabric “Confetti Naturescapes” techniques on July 7 at the HCAC Gallery & Gifts, 86 N. Main Street in Waynesville. The events is from 1-4 p.m.
This July, the Haywood County Arts Council is proud to feature forty artists in its annual HCAC Artist Member Show. The show is a celebration of our community, allowing locals to share their great work.
Wiley Howell Smith is remembered throughout Haywood County as the funny-yet-strict English teacher at Waynesville Township High School and the man who walked all over town.
Lauren Elizabeth Davis of Greenville, South Carolina and William Jeffrey Hilderbran, also of Greenville, were united in marriage on March 13, 2018, by the Rev. Susan Leonard-Ray at Buncombe Street United Methodist Church in Greenville.
Steven and Andrea Swartz announce the birth of their son Sawyer Lee Swartz on Feb. 3, 2018, at Haywood Regional Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds 8 ounces at birth. He joins his sister Natalia, 9, and brother Kayden, 7.
Adam and Heather Taylor, of Canton, announce the birth of a daughter, Kynlee Taylor, Dec. 16, 2017, at Mission Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce at birth, and joins sibling Khloe, 7.
Buster and Janie Price, of Waynesville, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 20, 2017. They were married on Dec. 20, 1957, at the old Woodland Baptist Church in Clyde.
Robert and Peggy Stiles, of Waynesville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a vow renewal ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, at Wells Event Center, 248 N. Main St., Waynesville.
Jimmy and Tonya Shuler, of West Virginia, and Casey Burris, of Waynesville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Hope Shuler, to James Tyler Williamson, son of James Kevin Williamson, and Stuart and Tina McClure, all of Waynesville.
Joe Pinkston and Mallory Bonee were married on Saturday, June 3, 2017, in an outdoor ceremony at the Pinkston’s family farm in Greeneville, Tennessee. The service was officiated by Kevin Morrison.
Kara Elaine Evans, daughter of Ronnie Evans and Carol Ramey, of Clyde, and Jonah Michael Deaver, son of Basil Deaver and Janice Pressley, of Cruso are excited to announce their engagement.
Mr. and Mrs. Boyd Ammons Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Casella are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Allissia Danae Ammons and Alexander McMichael Casella.