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Mural design announced for Main Street-Seventh Avenue connection

A contractor is clearing the site for the new parking deck on Fifth Avenue West at North Church Street.

Henderson County News

Council OKs $9.7 million parking deck downtown

An idea in the discussion stages for decades is coming to pass in Hendersonville.   Read Story »

Fletcher Life

Town of Fletcher hosts Family Festival Saturday

 FLETCHER — The town of Fletcher will host the annual Fletcher Family Festival on Saturday, Sept. 25, with a celebration featuring inflatables, touch-a-truck, music by Bobby Cool and the Nashville Players, food trucks, and more.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Citing Covid spike, foundation calls off Oct. 13 luncheon

Community Foundation of Henderson County announced Tuesday that it has canceled the in-person annual luncheon that had been scheduled for Oct. 13 at Jeter Mountain Farm.   Read Story »

Girls Scouts and leaders make origami cranes and fasten them to strings as part of an exhibit symbolizing peace at City Hall.

Henderson County Your Town

LIGHTNING PHOTOS: Girl Scouts make message of peace at City Hall

Visitors to City Hall will be met with a message of peace in the form of 1,000 paper cranes.   Read Story »

Hendersonville News

City-county Litter Sweep is Saturday on Upward Road

"It's litter sweep time," County Commissioner Rebecca McCall said at a meeting of the Board of Commissioners earlier this month.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

Facemasks like football helmets, School Board is told

Public may comment on N.C. redistricting Tuesday at WCU

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LIGHTNING PHOTOS: Girl Scouts make message of peace at City Hall

County sets public input meetings for 2045 comp plan

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Henderson County Your Town

County sets public input meetings for 2045 comp plan

The Henderson County Planning Department will hold open house public input meetings as the planners develop a new 2045 comprehensive plan, which guides growth through zoning, the providing of utilities, transportation priorities and other policies.   Read Story »

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Facemasks like football helmets, School Board is told

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North Carolina Four Seasons Politics

Public may comment on N.C. redistricting Tuesday at WCU

State Sen. Chuck Edwards, ranking member of the Senate Redistricting Committee, invited the public take part when the North Carolina Senate and House Redistricting Committees hear public comment at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee.   Read Story »

Bandits to fly over stadium for HHS homecoming

Flat Rock retiree takes aerial thrill ride

School system reports Covid clusters at two high schools

Sheriff's office won't charge Cawthorn for having knife at School Board meeting

CAWTHWATCH: Cawthorn takes anti-mask road show across the state

LIGHTNING EDITORIAL: Commissioners abdicate leadership on Covid

ZONING BOARD DENIES PERMIT FOR SELF-STORAGE FACILITY

COVID CARE BURNOUT: 'I can't do it anymore. I'm leaving.'