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CAMPAIGN FORUM: School Board

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

CAMPAIGN FORUM: State House

Candidates for two state House seats answered questions during a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters.   Read Story »

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

CAMPAIGN FORUM: 48th NC Senate Dct.

State Sen. Tom Apodaca, a Republican, and challenger Rick Wood, a Democrat, responded to questions during a forum last week sponsored by the Council of Independent Business Owners of Asheville. The 48th Senate District includes Henderson, Transylvania and southern Buncombe counties.   Read Story »

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Here's the early voting schedule

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Bob Heilman asks audience at a Women Helping Women fundraiser to donate.

Henderson County News

Pardee Foundation elects chair, adds new members

The Pardee Foundation Board of Directors announced that six new members have been appointed to the board and new officers installed.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

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CAMPAIGN FORUM: School Board

CAMPAIGN FORUM: State House

CAMPAIGN FORUM: 48th NC Senate Dct.

Here's the early voting schedule

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Mills River should face housing issue

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Steve Ford speaks at the Women Helping Women fundraiser on Friday.

Henderson County News

Steve Ford shares inside stories of Betty and president

Steve Ford, keynote speaker for the annual Women Helping Women luncheon at Kenmure Country Club, had an overflow crowd of 250 people laughing at the foibles of the First Family during their time in the White House and then cheering the life and legacy of his mother, Betty, whose public battles with breast cancer and alcoholism helped women face both.   Read Story »

Director Helen Byrd and tech director Chuck Place celebrate with the cast of 'Sleeping Beauty,' which opens Friday at Hendersonville Elementary School.

Hendersonville Life

Guided by Mrs. Byrd, HES theater has soared

Helen Byrd remembers when she first took on the assignment of directing the annual fall play at Hendersonville Elementary School. Incumbent director Kelly Schofield had applied for a teaching job at another school. She asked Byrd if she would take over.   Read Story »

Fletcher News

Fletcher's Halloween carnival is Saturday

FLETCHER — Fletcher will holds its Halloween Carnival at Fletcher Community Park from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.   Read Story »

Lynn Sealander Jones, left, and Pam Kessaris, right, and Pat Haire were honored as the 2014 Women of Hope.

Henderson County News

Pardee Foundation honors 2014 'Women of Hope'

FLAT ROCK — Three women who demonstrated this year's theme of strength, courage and hope in overcoming life-threatening cancer challenges were recognized Thursday night by the Pardee Hospital Foundation as 2014 Women of Hope during a dinner Thursday at Kenmure Country Club.   Read Story »

Tags: Pardee Hospital Foundation | Women Helping Women

BRCC, wineries team up for festival

Pardee fund helps to save woman with mystery illness

Toddlers on highway wandered away from home

Volunteers, donations will build Fruitland Bible's new family housing

Ingles donates sweets for Trick or Treat Street

Schools get $1,000 checks from business partners

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Mills River should face housing issue

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