News Stories

The $15,450,811 budget Graham County Manager Becky Garland drafted allows for pay raises, a new ambulance and two new Ford Explorers for the sheriff, all without an increase in property tax or fee

Hundreds of bags bearing names of cancer victims provided a solemn tribute at Relay for Life on Friday, but most of the tears shed at Robbinsville High School durinng the event were tears of joy.

Angry words and finger-pointing marred the monthly Graham County Travel & Tourism meeting Thursday at the community buil

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

Mary Stratton Carter, age 91 of Robbinsville, passed away, Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Graham Healthcare and Rehabilitation.

Gary Cabe, 65, of Black Mountain, NC, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017.

Donald Gene Phillips passed away May 19, 2017 in Asheville.

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