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During the last week of 2020, four people affiliated with Veterans Services of the Carolinas, part of the Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM), met to confirm how the organization’s work with homeless veterans changes lives. Read more

The Department of Environmental Quality’s (DEQ) Division of Water Resources (DWR) will conduct an online public hearing at 6 p.m. April 14. Citizens may continue to submit comments through April 30, 2021 to: publiccomments@ncdenr.gov, with th… Read more

Haywood County Commissioners learned of the vast array of resources available to the 5,485 veterans in Haywood County during a recent board meeting. Read more

At the Haywood County Board of Commissioner meeting Tuesday, Interim Health Director Garron Bradish told board members there are 7,000 individuals registered to be vaccinated — 3,000 of whom are in the target group of age 75 and up. Read more

Q: When I called the Ingles pharmacy, I got a recorded message to sign up for a COVID vaccine. I was told to sign up, even if I'd already signed up at the county health department and to take whatever appointment came up first. They don't hav… Read more

When COVID-19 hit the state and N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper closed restaurants for everything except take-out in mid-March, it was a blow small business owners feared could signal their demise. Read more

When the pandemic shut down restaurants last March and only allowed take out, a number of locally owned restaurants simply closed rather than try to make a go of it under the revised business model. Read more

In Haywood, 3,000 have been vaccinated as of Saturday, Jan. 16, not counting long-term care facilities. There have been no serious reactions. The county and hospital are partnering to get all available doses of vaccine administered.  Read more

In Haywood, 3,000 have been vaccinated as of Saturday, Jan. 16, not counting long-term care facilities. There have been no serious reactions. The county and hospital are partnering to get all available doses of vaccine administered. 

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