Happy volunteers Alisa Eller, Theresa Lewis and Brenda Postell clean up after an extremely successful ramp festival.
Stephanie Landon and Bob Boxberger are excited about plans to make Stoney Hollow Farm an interactive experience.
Tabitha Myler chats with a supporter at Thursday’s travel and tourism meeting.

News Stories

Graham County youth sports programs didn’t miss a beat when long-time recreation director Jason Sawyer resigned.

Happy volunteers Alisa Eller, Theresa Lewis and Brenda Postell clean up after an extremely successful ramp festival.

Colonel Sanders and Long John Silver could learn from Graham County Rescue volunteers, their families and the Town of Robbinsville who prepared and sold approximately 900 fried chicken and fish din

A Sunday afternoon brush fire burned 50 acres before being extinguished around 8 p.m. Monday.  

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

Robert Edward Outen, Sr.

 Robert Edward Outen, Sr.  died, Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Mission Hospital surrounded by family.

Robert was born February 8, 1951 to the late Jessie and Johnnie Outen.

Jack B. Davis, 83, of Andrews passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at his residence. 

Funeral services were held at 3p.m. Sunday, April 24, in the Andrews Second Baptist Church. 

Leland Welch

Leland Welch, 69, of the Jackson Branch Community in Robbinsville, NC, passed away on Saturday April 16, 2016 at his residence. 

He was the son of the late Larch and Stacy Crowe Welch. 

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