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Town of Fletcher hosts Family Festival Saturday

Sky Top Orchard and other pick-you-own farms will be open this year and will have apples, though picking days could be limited.

Laurel Park Four Seasons Politics

Although crop is short, 'we will have apples'

As roadside stands and U-pick orchards open for the season, apple growers are lamenting a crop decimated by two April frosts.   Read Story »

Tags: apple farming | Skytop Orchard | Jerred Nix | 2021 apple crop | Stepp Hillcrest Orchard | apple crop | frost | freeze

Fletcher Town Council member Preston Blakely filed to run for mayor.

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Blakely to run for Fletcher mayor as Whiteside bows out

Preston Blakely, who won a seat on the Fletcher Town Council two years ago at age 25, filed to run for mayor on Monday as incumbent Rod Whiteside confirmed he is retiring from the job after one term.   Read Story »

Tags: 2019 Fletcher | Rod Whiteside | 2021 city elections | 2021 Fletcher election | 2021 Flat Rock election | Preston Blakely

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