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Fletcher man sentenced for Dollar General robbery

A Duke Energy employee uses an electronic mapping system to check a transmission line route in relation to a homeowner’s property.

Henderson County News

County on sidelines for Duke transmission line debate

Cummings Cove residents came out in force last week when Duke Energy hosted a third session to answer questions about its proposed 40-mile high-powered transmission line and to receive public input.   Read Story »

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Meadows move to depose speaker fractures N.C. delegation

RALEIGH — U.S. Rep. Walter Jones, R-3rd District, is a staunch supporter of the efforts of fellow North Carolinian Mark Meadows (11th District) to unseat House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio. Jones says Boehner is out of touch with Republican Party principles, rules by strong-arming members and parceling out campaign funds to favorites from his political action committee and is afflicted with pettiness. But the rest of North Carolina's congressional delegation is far from united on the second-term representative's tactical maneuver to depose the speaker this week.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Q&A: What to expect on transmission line

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Dr. George A. Jones addresses the 2014 Apple Festival.

Henderson County News

Museum hosts birthday party for George Jones

The Henderson County Heritage Museum will host a drop-in celebration at the Historic Courthouse from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday honoring George A. Jones on his 95th birthday. The public is invited.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Box office sales surge for James Taylor-Carole King tribute

Big box office sales prompted the Flat Rock Playhouse to extend the Music on the Rock tribute James Taylor and Carole King for a second week.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

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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'

Elections Board members take oath

TDA gets three new members

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Henderson County News

WEEKEND TIPOFF: Music, Dark Night Studio

Here are the weekend events:   Read Story »

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Tea Party group organizes demonstration to support Meadows

A Tea Party-affiliated group is organizing a demonstration in Hendersonville in support of U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows "for his bold move to oust John Boehner as Speaker of the House."   Read Story »

Kelly Schofield, Dana principal from 2007 to 2015, accepted a job as an elementary school principal in Des Moines, Iowa.

Henderson County News

Kelly Schofield, who put Dana on the map, moves to Iowa

Atkinson and Dana elementary schools welcomed new principals this summer while an innovative leader who brought national recognition to Dana moved on to a new principalship in Iowa.   Read Story »

Historical Society to hear about parkway history

LOCAL BRIEFS: New Methodist minister, Harry Potter, Smokey Bear

Meadows: Move to oust speaker is about 'broken Washington'

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Williams to serve on food manufacturing panel

Etowah, Mills River good places to start

Playhouse seeks young actors for world premiere musical

City's new parking ambassador is on the beat