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Pardee honors Physician, Philanthropists of the Year

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'Best Winery in the State' is in Hendersonville

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Green River Business

Proposed bike park stirs uprising in Green River

A physician who opened Ride Kanuga Bike Park two years ago wants to develop another mountain bike course and RV park in the Green River community, an idea that’s triggered an uprising of residents opposed to commercial uses.   Read Story »

Fire Marshal Ted Williams

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Weaverville fire chief named Hendersonville fire marshal

Weaverville Fire Chief Ted Williams  has been named fire marshal for the city of Hendersonville.   Read Story »

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Apple Festival catches spirit of '76

This year’s North Carolina Apple Festival is catching the Spirit of '76.   Read Story »

Flat Rock Business

Sandburg Home adds $4.1 million to economy, park service says

A new National Park Service report shows that 47,846 visitors to Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site in 2021 spent $3.1 million in communities near the park.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

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LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Pardee steps up as the ‘safety net’ in a crisis

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Documentary on HHS state champions to debut in newly renovated auditorium

Friends of Laurel Park launches history tours

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Harold Albany, the leading scorer for the 1971-72 state champion Hendersonville High School Bearcats, is interviewed for 'The Tin Can Man,' the documentary on the HHS's 1972 state championship.

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Documentary on HHS state champions to debut in newly renovated auditorium

One of the greatest basketball teams in Western North Carolina history is celebrated in a short documentary film with a world premiere in Hendersonville on Friday, Aug. 5, in the auditorium and courtyard of the newly renovated Hendersonville High School campus.   Read Story »

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What's new (and old) on Main Street

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Cedars to become 'most luxurious residential offering in the state,' Fairmont says

The Shipman family and a Miami developer have formed a partnership with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts to turn the historic Cedars property into "the most luxurious branded residential offering in the state."   Read Story »

In a 'big deal,' county, airport creating large industrial park

Laurel Park to spend $1.74M on its ‘biggest problem’ — roads

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Pardee steps up as the ‘safety net’ in a crisis

Sparks family announces winners of HHS scholarship

Fourth of July features parade, concert and fireworks

Fletcher releases names of officers who responded to call resulting in death

Nicholson resigns over Juneteenth remark

BRCC Community Ambassadors graduate