Thomas and Terry Worsham enjoyed their 37th wedding anniversary March 30 in Fines Creek.
James “Chip” Wheat, Haywood Hospice and Palliative Care’s executive director announced that registered nurse Stephanie Jones is the new care transition coordinator for Haywood Hospice & Palliative Care.
Kevin and Alice Ensley of Waynesville are pleased to announce the engagement of their son Jared Ensley to Kalei Mull, daughter of Charlie and Kim Conard, Bryan and Tamie Mull, all of Canton.
Lewis and Frances Eanes will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 22, 2020. Frances was formerly Frances Vernon. They were married at First Baptist Church in Eden, by Minister Harry Wood.
Imogene Downs Messer, born on Oct. 9, 1920, celebrated her 100th birthday at 6 p.m. on Oct. 9, 2020, with family and friend Dorothy Morrow at the home of her son, Harold Dean Messer.
Maggie Valley Club hosted a unique celebration Oct. 10, in honor of Warren Bateman’s 98th birthday. Family, friends, and MVC members participated in a socially distanced, drive-by birthday greeting under the club’s porte-cochere.
The Rev. Darrell and Jane Webb celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 11, 2020. They were married at the Ninevah Baptist Church in Waynesville in 1970. They have two daughters, Misty Littlewood, who lives in New Zealand and Amy Mendez, who lives in Waynesville.
Dr. Len and Lisa Verges of Waynesville, North Carolina are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Melanie, to Michael Davis, son of Martin and Jayne Davis of London, England.
Raymond and Dianne Brooks celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 29. The couple were married at Green Valley Baptist Church in Waynesville on Aug. 29, 1970.
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.