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Concert choir dedicates show to gifted tenor

Henderson County News

United Way funding application deadline is Tuesday

Those requesting funding from the United Way for 2015-16 must meet the first application deadline on Tuesday, Nov. 25.   Read Story »

Alberto Quintero serves a Mexican dish at the new Mex-Italy restaurant on Asheville Highway.

Hendersonville Business

Wide-ranging Mex-Italy opens on Asheville Highway

Mex-Italy has opened at 1201 Asheville Highway, offering a wide-ranging menu not just of Mexican and Italian origin but many beef, chicken and seafood dishes.   Read Story »

Aaron Taylor

Henderson County News

Deputies nab bank robbery suspect

Henderson County sheriff's deputies nabbed a man wanted for a bank robbery in Arkansas after a deputy on routine patrol spotted an abandoned vehicle with no tag and followed up.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Ask Matt ... to talk trash

The Lightning's intrepid researcher gets answers to readers' questions.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Our future is blue and green

DeLay, Tillis, McCrory scheduled for Taylor dinner

Keever seeks state Democratic chair

Campaign spending surges in legislative races

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: A welcome referendum on bad ideas

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Henderson County Business

Times-News owner Halifax sold for $280 million

Halifax Media Group, owner of the Hendersonville Times-News and 35 other newspapers, has been sold to the newspaper group New Media for $280 million in cash, New Media and Halifax announced today.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Historic mill stars in Carland's 'Shadows'

If nothing else happens, we can always say that the historic Grey Hosiery Mill starred in a movie.   Read Story »

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Our future is blue and green

The development of a new boat launch on the French Broad River could be viewed as a boost for recreation. It is that and more.   Read Story »

Young actors in 'A Christmas Carol' are, front row, Ezekiel Mercado and Lainie Robertson, and second row, Clarke MacDonald, Kyra Hewitt, Riley Hewett, Lily Bates and James Dillon, with Dave Hart, YouTheatre artistic director and associate director of the

Flat Rock Life

Young actors eager for Mainstage debut

When they were cast for the Mainstage production of "A Christmas Carol," 23 young actors had no idea that the acting gig required study about 19th century England, standing around a bonfire and drinking tea like high-tone ladies.   Read Story »

Growers survive another year of 'playing poker'

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DeLay, Tillis, McCrory scheduled for Taylor dinner

Board cautious on Lake Summit marina idea

Motorist airlifted after school bus crash

Balfour students nominate teacher for national award

Hundreds turn out for grand opening of nursing facility

County set to OK boat ramp on French Broad