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Motorcycle Meltdown heats up 7th Avenue

'Million Dollar Quartet' opens Thursday at the Flat Rock Playhouse [PHOTO BY SCOTT TREADWAY/Treadshots]

Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Million Dollar Quartet' plays the hits and the drama

Million Dollar Quartet details the chance meeting of four young stars at Sun Recording Studios in Memphis in 1956 – and more than just great songs, it touches on themes of jealousy, loyalty and greed.   Read Story »

Henderson County Life

WEEKEND TIPOFF: Guitarists, 'On the Verge,' May Day concert

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Molly McKee Kellum, a 1994 graduate of Hendersonville High School, trained health care workers who deployed to West Africa in the Ebola epidemic.

Henderson County News

HHS grad kept Ebola caregivers safe

Molly McKee Kellum started out in college as an English major. Then a nonfiction thriller about dangerous contagions changed her path.   Read Story »

'Million Dollar Quartet' opens Thursday at the Flat Rock Playhouse [PHOTO BY SCOTT TREADWAY/Flat Rock Playhouse]

Henderson County News

'Million Dollar Quartet' re-enacts magical night of musical legends

Nat Zegree, Jeremy Sevelovitz, Christopher Fordinal and Johnny Kinnaird star in the Flat Rock Playhouse production of ‘Million Dollar Quartet,’ playing rock’n’roll, R&B and country legends Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash.   Read Story »

Nelly Belle, Oct. 22, 2003-April 18, 2016.

Flat Rock Opinion

Nelly Belle, retired racer, succumbs

Nelly Belle Moss, a black greyhound who raced in Florida before relocating to North Carolina, died on Monday, April 18, in Hendersonville, where she had retired. She was 12.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics


Apodaca proposes referendum on HB2

McGrady explains missed vote on HB2

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Rail tankers not subject to zoning

Crowd rallies against HB2

LGBT organization to protest HB2 at Historic Courthouse

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Henderson County News

‘Mary Poppins’ on stage this weekend at HHS

The Hendersonville High School Class of 2016 will perform Mary Poppins as their final goodbye Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the HHS Auditorium.   Read Story »

Jason Guidry, DuPont State Forest Supervisor

Henderson County News

Scrapped fee proposal could end up helping DuPont

A funny thing happened on the way to imposing user fees for DuPont State Forest.   Read Story »

North Carolina Business

Duke boosts renewable energy goal by 33%

CHARLOTTE — Building on its dramatic growth in renewable energy, Duke Energy has raised its 2020 renewable energy goal by 33 percent.   Read Story »

LOCAL BRIEFS: Flood of 1916, ice cream social, free concert

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Free Clinics Spring Salon offers music and auction

Woman shot dead vowed 'to do suicide by cop'

Victims' group honors county detective, court advocate

Apodaca proposes referendum on HB2

Legal aid agency, health clinic to collaborate

Episcopal nuns honored for saving Bat Cave land