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Zirconia woman sent to prison for drug trafficking

Henderson County News

Here's the Ecusta Trail timeline starting in 1894

The Ecusta Trail took a huge leap forward on Wednesday with the announcement that Conserving Carolina had reached an agreement the 20-mile rail line from Hendersonville to Brevard from Blue Ridge Railroad Co., the owner of the idle tracks.   Read Story »

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North Carolina Four Seasons Politics

Edwards: Republicans won in districts drawn by Democrats

Much has been written over the past 10 years about gerrymandering. At this point, it's quite literally been litigated to death, and the word has been exhausted.   Read Story »

Kenmure Fights Cancer Board President Susan Bush presents a check for $37,500 to AdventHealth Hendersonville Foundation. [CONTRIBUTED PHOTO]

Henderson County News

Kenmure Fights Cancer donates $37,500 to AdventHealth

The Kenmure Fights Cancer program continued its commitment to supporting cancer care by donating $37,500 to the AdventHealth Foundation this year.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

County employees to get Christmas bonus

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Brevard Your Town

Conservancy reaches deal to buy rail line for Ecusta Trail

A Hendersonville-based land conservancy has reached an agreement to buy the railroad line from Hendersonville to Brevard, marking a major leap forward in plans for the 19-mile Ecusta Trail.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

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Edwards: Republicans won in districts drawn by Democrats

'Election that will not end' went smoothly, director says

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Conservancy reaches deal to buy rail line for Ecusta Trail

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Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

'Election that will not end' went smoothly, director says

The "election that will not end" went smoothly in Henderson County, the county elections director told the Board of Commissioners on Wednesday.   Read Story »

A three-party agreement will create a 41-acre industrial park between Upward Road (top) and Crest Road (bottom).

Henderson County News

City, county OK tax incentives, financing for industrial park

The city of Hendersonville joined the hunt to land a company that could invest $38 million and create 150 jobs at a new manufacturing plant on 18½ acres between Upward and Crest roads near the I-26 interchange. Along with the Henderson County Board of Commissioners, the City Council on Wednesday adopted a three-party agreement designed to transform the site into an industrial park with the potential to lure two more employers.   Read Story »

Cutline: Map of N.C. counties coded by severity of Covid-19 outbreak. [NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES]

Henderson County News

New N.C. Alert System puts Henderson County in code yellow

Gov. Roy Cooper says he won’t take North Carolina backward. He says he isn’t ready to levy another lockdown because of COVID-19.   Read Story »

Citing numerous violations, state shutters funeral home

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Operation Christmas Child drop-off locations now open

LOCAL BRIEFS: Bear boosts housing, Dogwood donates ventilators, book sale, MADD

Application periods open for scholarships

NC voters render split decision at local level

'Back the Blue' raises $10,000 for Ryan Hendrix's children

City wins $375,000 grant for Clear Creek Greenway