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Teacher pay raises range from .3 to 18%

Henderson County News

LOCAL BRIEFS: Running, Sandburg value, teen vaccines, HSO grant

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Tags: runners | running | Carl Sandburg National Historic Site

Edneyville Life

Mount Moriah celebrating 175th anniversary

EDNEYVILLE — Mount Moriah Baptist Church will celebrate its 175th anniversary on Sunday during the annual homecoming service followed by dinner in the recreation building.   Read Story »

Tags: Religion | Mount Moriah Baptist Church

Henderson County News

Rain delays add week to Howard Gap closure

Rain delays have caused the NCDOT to extend the closure of Howard Gap Road another week, until Aug. 9., as a contractor continues the $7.8 million widening project. The road closure began July 21.   Read Story »

Tags: NCDOT | Howard Gap Road project

Hendersonville News

Miller launches fundraiser to help free Marine in Mexico

HonorAir founder Jeff Miller is launching a fundraising effort aimed at helping to free the U.S. Marine imprisoned in Mexico after crossing the border in a vehicle that contained legally registered weapons.   Read Story »

Tags: HonorAir | Jeff Miller | Andrew Tahmooressi

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

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Teacher pay raises range from .3 to 18%

Young spent campaign money on poll workers

WHO GAVE WHAT: Spend to win carries the day

City has board openings

Ag chair helping Meadows harvest cash

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Mills River Business

Sierra Nevada beer festival sold out

MILLS RIVER — If Sierra Nevada officials had any doubts about the reception they'd receive in once-dry Mills River, they need not have worried. The big public debut is sold out.   Read Story »

Tags: Sierra Nevada | craft beer industry

Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

Don't miss this week's issue of Hendersonville Lightning.   Read Story »

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Henderson County Business

WNC industry recruiter to head Appalachian agency

Scott Hamilton, president and CEO of AdvantageWest, has been appointed executive director of the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), the Washington-based agency that promotes economic development in Appalachia. Hamilton starts the new job on Sept. 8.   Read Story »

Tags: AdvantageWest

Young spent $11,555, including $6,255 to pay family members and other supporters.

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Young spent campaign money on poll workers

Candidates always strive to reach "likely" voters during a campaign. Larry Young figured the best place to find the likeliest of all was at the voting precincts.   Read Story »

WHO GAVE WHAT: Spend to win carries the day

Flat Rock gets a nighttime spot

Brewery supplier relocating to Fletcher

This week will be sunny and dry

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Miss Saigon' dares to dream

WSJ visits Sierra Nevada in Mills River

Airport buying Ferncliff land for runway project

MossColumn: Vagabonds do Vietnam