Latest Jackson County, North Carolina Stories

2012-06-26 23:01:22

Ugo Tour, a video productions company, spent a day filming at Nantahala Cabins last summer. The Nantahala Cabins' video has now been uploaded to the Internet and will be used to enhance the UGO Tour NC Mountain Smartphone App. "Ugo Tour NC Mountains" is the official Smartphone app of western North Carolina and is your fun and informative GPS travel and tour guide for North Carolina's spectacular Blue Ridge Mountains. Bryson City, NC (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 Ugo Tour, a video productions...

2012-06-25 23:02:01

Western Carolina University (WCU) announces the appointment of Zahed Subhan, PhD., as Director of the University´s Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Dr. Subhan brings expertise in company formation and development, biotechnology and pharmaceutical innovation. Cullowhee, NC (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 Dr. Subhan comes to Western Carolina University following a 27 year career spanning leadership roles in the multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Dr. Subhan´s...

2011-05-07 00:00:29

A new computer repair company has opened in Sylva, NC, and promises the lowest prices in the region. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) May 06, 2011 With nationwide economic issues, consumers are getting tired of paying high prices for computer repair. Many repair shops charge as much as $200 for something as simple as the removal of a virus. Well, there is good news. A computer repair company in Sylva, NC is offering high quality computer repair at the fraction of the cost customers are used to...

2011-01-26 12:37:00

HIGHLANDS, N.C., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Old Edwards Inn and Spa in Highlands, N.C.-- a European-style resort on the southwestern plateau of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains--was ranked #2 Best Hotel for Romance in the U.S. and #4 Best Relaxation and Spa hotel in the U.S. in TripAdvisor's Traveler's 2011 Choice Awards. The Forbes Four-Star resort cascades along several blocks in downtown Highlands -- a cultural mountain village and second-home destination brimming with...

2010-08-11 14:07:00

HIGHLANDS, N.C., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Old Edwards Inn and Spa will host the Gala of the Arts August 26 through September 2, a first-of-its-kind event in Highlands, NC. Organized by Sam Call Productions, this is a huge exhibition and art sale from Ann Jacob's four galleries in Palm Beach, New York City, Atlanta and Highlands, North Carolina. Over 800 original oils, lithographs, watercolors, silkscreens and rare engravings will be offered for viewing and sale. The show will have works...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.