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Henderson County News

Mills River vows crackdown on stoplight panhandlers

MILLS RIVER — In Mills River, motorists stopped at the traffic light at the intersection of N.C. 191 and N.C. 280 had complained about the pesky problem of panhandling.   Read Story »

Caroline Knox

Henderson County Business

Knox takes helm of Van Winkle law firm

The Van Winkle law firm, a 109-year-old Asheville-based firm with 38 attorneys, has reached into its smallest office to tap a new president.   Read Story »

Vannoy Construction workers and Blue Ridge Humane Society celebrate a $1,000 donation to help cover Noah's vet bills. [PHOTO BY ASHLEY ELDER/Hendersonville Lightning]

Hendersonville News

Noah the rescued pitbull becomes link in chain of love

Noah could smell his future getting brighter this morning when Brian Walker gave a $1,000 check to the Blue Ridge Humane Society to help with the rescued dog’s medical expenses.   Read Story »

Any snow we get on Presidents Day will be less ferocious than the big snow Jan. 21-23.

Henderson County News

Snow looking likely on Presidents Day

Henderson County has a good chance of getting snow on Monday. How much snow is up in the air and a fairly quick warmup should spare us the kind of long-term shutdown we saw three weeks ago.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

$75M gas pipeline project under way

It’s a construction job that’s long and narrow — very narrow — and mostly unseen. And it’s nothing like the Duke Energy transmission line that consumed the public last summer.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

No fireworks in '16 short session, McGrady predicts

Council drops effort to arm itself in City Hall

Four candidate forums announced

Asheville Tea Party sets candidate event

Meadows endorses Cruz

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Henderson County News

D.A.: No charges in death of man who died after jail scuffle

District Attorney Greg Newman announced today that no criminal charges will be brought against law enforcement personnel as a result of the death of an overweight man who passed out and later died after a scuffle at the jail.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

Don’t this miss this week’s Hendersonville Lightning.   Read Story »

Laurel Park News

Laurel Park eyes leash law, for dogs AND cats

LAUREL PARK — The Laurel Park Town Council will take up a leash law after postponing action at its Jan. 19 meeting.   Read Story »

A little snow, a lot of cold in store this week

Kimberly-Clark chooses local contractor for expansion job

Public health agency to hold emergency drill

Zoos, pols, music festivals, make Super Bowl bets

Casting call for 'Anne Frank,' 'Music Man'

Chamber honors Fred Pittillo, Edneyville leader and adaptable farmer

Big Block Dodge headlines fundraiser for Nepal at SAB

Son charged in father's murder