Faced with a crowd opposed to a 40-mile transmission line Duke Energy wants to run through Henderson County, county commissioners expressed frustration with their lack of power to influence the project and assured the constituents they would do what they can to minimize harmful effects. Read Story »
The Henderson County Board of Commissioners on Monday accepted WHKP’s withdrawal from its partnership to provide background audio for the county-operated cable channel, ending a 16-year agreement. Read Story »
Mike and Mary Cervini, who caught the "town dog" Baby Girl five weeks ago and arranged for surgery to remove a large tumor from her belly, reported new progress for their celebrity rescue. She had a bath, is getting more sociable and is switching from a nocturnal to a daytime schedule. Read Story »
Q. Why do funeral processions start facing the wrong way on Church Street? Read Story »
A Prairie Home Companion, the long-running National Public Radio show hosted by Garrison Keillor, is coming to Brevard for its farewell tour. Read Story »
Transmission line puts commissioners 'in a gun fight without bullets'
Edney rips DSS's record in reuniting kids, parents
Meadows move to depose speaker fractures N.C. delegation
Tea Party group organizes demonstration to support Meadows
Meadows: Move to oust speaker is about 'broken Washington'
Michael Edney wants to know why Henderson County does a poor job reuniting children and their biological parents after social workers remove a child from the home. Read Story »
A horse farm owner and the Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy wisely settled a bitter two-year-old fight in a way that satisfies both sides and preserves the land conservancy’s power to enforce conservation easements. Read Story »
Dr. George A. Jones wants the younger generation to step up and take on the work of researching and chronicling local history. Read Story »