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Press release courtesy of Geoff Cantrell, Public Communications Specialist.

CULLOWHEE – A popular component of Western Carolina University’s annual Mountain Heritage Day are the judged and juried contests, and other competitions. At the 43rd annual event held Saturday, Sept. 30, nearly 300 people entered various events with dozens taking home ribbons or trophies. Results are listed below.

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Thursday, Oct. 12
• Guest artist Alex Sellers will present a recital of works for an unaccompanied saxophone. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Coulter Recital Hall and is free and open to the public.
• Every Thursday night is jazz night at Innovation Brewery. Tyler Kittle and Michael Collings are some of the most talented jazz musicians around and we are lucky enough to have them right here in Sylva. Come experience the Kittle/Collings duo every Thursday from 8-11 p.m. Visit for more information.

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WCU Police Daily Activities Reports compiled by Emily Dorsey, Editor-in-Chief.

Sept. 13: Larceny – Norton Road. Under further investigation.

Sept. 13: Criminal damage to property – H.F. Robinson PVA. Under further investigation.

Sept. 14: Simple possession of marijuana – Wooded area behind Benton Residence Hall. Referral was issued.

Sept. 14: Possession of marijuana – Benton Residence Hall. Referral was issued.

Sept. 15: Simple possession of marijuana – Moore PVA. Referral was issued.


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Submitted by Mary Adams

Bud is a 6 to 8-year-old Jack Russell terrier that was found on Thomas Valley Road in Whittier. He weighs 13 pounds and loves other small dogs. He has had all his shots and is on wormer and heartworm prevention. Please consider giving Bud a nice retirement home by contacting ARF (a.k.a. Humane Society of Jackson County) today! To reach ARF and learn more about Bud, call 877-273-5262.