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Talent Search students, staff complete 2004 segment of rediscovery expedition

Journal entry by Swain County High School student Jessie Nosworthy, July 5, 2004, Lewistown, Mont. -- “Today we will be leaving Lewistown and going to Geraldine (by bicycle.) I remember when we first crested the top of that 20-mile climb coming in to Lewistown and I can remember the way it felt to know that it was going to be downhill from there out. I knew in time that I would have to do it again.
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Fred Cantler named interim director of athletics at Western

Dr. John Bardo, Chancellor of Western Carolina University, has named Fred Cantler Interim Director of Athletics as a national search begins to replace former Catamount Director of Athletics Jeff Compher, who is going to the University of Washington as executive associate director of athletics for the Huskies.
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Western taps Greensboro educator for Botner Professorship

Western North Carolina school teachers will have an additional resource to turn to for assistance when noted educator and researcher David Strahan joins Western Carolina University as the Taft B. Botner Distinguished Professor in Elementary and Middle Grades Education this fall.