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Wingate eyes four-year degree options

The Hendersonville Community Co-op will celebrate its grand opening on Wednesday. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO]

Henderson County News

Co-op celebrates grand opening with new brew

The Hendersonville Community Co-op will celebrate the opening of its new store on Wednesday with a ribbon cutting ceremony, the announcement of a craft beer created for the grand opening and the unveiling of the Sunflower Project Tables painted by local artists for the deli seating area. The event starts at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, which is also Earth Day.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Bob Sherman, banker and civic leader, dies at age 85

Bob G. Sherman, who started his business career in the family grocery store and went on to a banking career that helped propel Hendersonville's growth in the 1960s and ‘70s, died Monday in Paducah, Ky. He was 85.   Read Story »

Ingles Markets is seeking the city's permission for a variance to add a third driveway for access to a new Gas Express at its Asheville Highway grocery store.

Henderson County News

Ingles revives Asheville Highway Gas Express request

Ingles is taking another crack at winning permission for a Gas Express at its Asheville Highway supermarket.   Read Story »

Ruth Burge

Henderson County Business

Birge joins Hendersonville Lightning

Ruth Birge, a former publisher of the Times-News and recently retired executive director of the Henderson County United Way, is joining the Hendersonville Lightning in a sales, marketing and circulation role.   Read Story »

2015 Education Hall of Fame inductees were Barbara T. "Susie" Brown, Julia Justus Lappin, Shirley McGee, Peggy C. Simmons and Shirley Ray Whitmire.

Henderson County News

Educators honor 2015 Hall of Fame

A librarian who ignited students’ interest in computers, an English teacher who inspired the renowned poet and author Robert Morgan, a longtime teacher and principal whose classroom sparkled with her high energy level, an elementary school teacher who taught students to “wear their thinking caps” and a middle school science teacher who “had the rare and unique ability to personally relate to each student” were honored Thursday night as this year’s inductees in the Henderson County Education Hall of Fame.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics


Planning Board split on new Ingles

Political briefs: Common Core, League, Democrats

AVL airport wins $10 million grant for runway

Conservancy to honor McGrady

Meadows rips Obama's Iran agreement

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Henderson County News

20/20 to air story on Wilkie murder

For the second time this year, the murder of a woman in Henderson County will be the topic of TV newsmagazine story.   Read Story »

Mountain Heart plays bluegrass and country.

Henderson County News

R&B acts span bluegrass to brass

A six-piece Nashville band that plays country, roots-rock and southern soul, a country-bluegrass band that has appeared on the Grand Ole Opry more than a hundred times, a Southern-tinged blues band and local singers Aaron Burdett and Eric Congdon join returning headliners The Fritz for this year’s Rhythm & Brews concert series downtown.   Read Story »

Commercial real estate broker Gary Jones makes a point as he speaks to the Planning Board.

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Planning Board split on new Ingles

If options now are now too few and far between, fear not.   Read Story »

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Options are scarce for Alpine Woods tenants

Haywood Knolls cam catches high-res video of bobcat

It's apple blossom time

AVL airport wins $10 million grant for runway

Planners OK new Ingles on Spartanburg Highway

Political briefs: Common Core, League, Democrats

CMLC honors Gerton couple