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Craft beer boom boosts our burg

Boyd Drive bridge needs a $600,000 replacement, NCDOT says.

Flat Rock News

Flat Rock residents pan proposed bridge

FLAT ROCK — Several dozen Flat Rock residents turned out last week at the Village Hall to take a look at plans for a new bridge over Boyd Drive.   Read Story »

Approval for a new Fairfield Inn goes before the Hendersonville City Council on Aug. 4.

Henderson County News

City, contractor patch up differences over permitting snafu for Fairfield Inn

A project that both the city and the developer want — a new 84-room hotel on Upward Road — looks to be on the way to approval. But it’s been a bumpy road so far.   Read Story »

Opponents of resettlement of refugees from Syria pose for a photo by a television reporter after the Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution urging Gov. Pat McCrory to block funding for any resettlement in North Carolina.

Henderson County News

County Commission opposes refugee resettlement program

The Henderson County Board of Commissioners last week adopted a resolution urging a ban on refugee resettlement in the county after speakers condemned the resettlement program as a threat to security.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

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Henderson County News

$5,000 study concludes playground's not too noisy

FLAT ROCK — Responding to complaints from residents of Highland Golf Villas, the Flat Rock Village Council spent $5,000 to find out if the town’s new playground is too noisy.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

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Meadows gets spot at Trump rally

Candidate may become Sen. Edwards before Nov. 8

Board balks at property tax rollback

Commissioners urge ban on refugees

In exit interview, Apodaca recounts wins, losses

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Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Meadows gets spot at Trump rally

As an early supporter of Ted Cruz's candidacy for president, U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows was no fan of Donald Trump.   Read Story »

Ed Lastein speaks to the Flat Rock Village Council during planning for the Park at Flat Rock in June 2013.

Flat Rock News

Ed Lastein, a 'guiding spirit' of Flat Rock's park, dies at 59

FLAT ROCK — Edward Harold “Ed” Lastein Jr., a landscape architect who designed most of the public outdoor space, greenways and sidewalks of Flat Rock and served over the past four years as “the guiding spirit” of the new Park at Flat Rock, died suddenly Thursday of a brain aneurysm. He was 59 years old.   Read Story »

Hendersonville Four Seasons Politics

Candidate may become Sen. Edwards before Nov. 8

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Local nonprofit buys residence for homeless teenage girls

Rangers issue warning on waterfalls visits

Harrys & Piggys thanks police, firefighters this weekend

LOCAL BRIEFS: Hot Dog World, Bearkitten fundraiser, Street Dance

Church closes on post office purchase

Board balks at property tax rollback

Commissioners urge ban on refugees

Commissioners OK $13M emergency services complex