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Canton was originally Cherokee Indian Territory. A post office first opened here in 1837 and the community at the time was named Pigeon River.
 
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Haywood County Government

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 Welcome!

Welcome to the website for Haywood County government. We hope you will find this site useful for keeping up to date on the meetings and activities of the Haywood County Board of Commissioners; and for obtaining information about county services and departments. We hope you will visit this site often!

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Welcome Home 211th!

Hundreds gathered in downtown Waynesville on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 to welcome the members of 211th Military Police Company who were called up in September 2013 to serve in Afghanistan. We hop you enjoy this photo slideshow from the parade and ceremony. At their board meeting on Monday, Oct. 20, Haywood County Commissioners adopted the following proclamation in honor of the 211th:

 

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One-Stop Voting begins Oct. 23

One-Stop, or Early Voting begins Thursday, Oct. 23, and will continue each weekday and Saturday until Nov. 1, at the following locations:

  • Senior Resource Center, 81 Elmwood Way, Waynesville
  • Canton Branch, Haywood County Public Library, 11 Pennsylvania Ave., Canton
  • Clyde Municipal Building, 8437 Carolina Blvd., Clyde
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