News Stories

Rev. Max Turpin understands why the 79-year-old church he preaches in was recently vandalized.

Will Graham County be swamped with visitors when the moon blocks out the sun for two-and-a-half minutes on August 21?
County Travel & Tourism Board members wish they knew.

The attempted murder charge against a repeat offender his attorney calls a “pussycat” is proceeding even though the alleged victim didn’t appear at last month’s indictment.

Sports

Two members of the Robbinsville Shooting Sports team recently earned first place honors at the annual 2016 Western Carolina Competition, an event Robbinsville shooters failed to place at in 2015.

Standout distance runner Shawnda Martin led a contingent of five Robbinsville stars at the NCHSAA 1A/2A Indoor Track & Field State Championships in Winston-Salem on Saturday.

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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.

Obituaries

Donald Gene Phillips passed away May 19, 2017 in Asheville.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 22 at 2 p.m. at Hosanna Baptist Church.
 

Joshua Emmett Orr, 34, of the Eller Branch Community in Robbinsville, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at his residence.

Leisha Jo Mace, 60, of the Bear Creek Community in Robbinsville, NC, passed away on June 23, 2017 at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga, TN.

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