CLARIFICATION: The motorcycle accident reported in last week’s Herald occurred at about 4 p.m.


THE JACKSON COUNTY NAACP BRANCH MEETING will be at 10 a.m. Saturday to make plans for Martin Luther King Day. Email to receive instructions to join online. All are welcome.


THE 7TH ANNUAL JACKSON COUNTY TOY RUN, sponsored by Hell On Wheels Motorcycle Club, will be held Saturday, Dec. 4, starting at Bojangles in Sylva and ending at Innovation Station in Dillsboro. Registration begins at 11 a.m., and kickstands go up at 1 p.m. The event features live music, food and a raffle. Entry is $20 or a new, unwrapped toy. Proceeds will benefit the Christmas Connection of Jackson County. Call 507-8971 for more information.