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Garden Jubilee pivots to town and country hybrid

Henderson County News

Defense witnesses attest to Newman's character

A parade of witnesses attested to the character and integrity of District Attorney Greg Newman during the second day of a hearing to determine whether the prosecutor remains in office.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Blue Ridge Parkway restaurant to reopen May 27

The Bluffs Restaurant at Doughton Park will reopen on Thursday, May 27, with a new team managing operations. Heritage Dining and Events, LLC, led by Sharon Pinney and Chef John Gamradt of Boone, brings a combined 35 years of experience in the food service industry to the historical restaurant at milepost 241 on the Blue Ridge Parkway.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

Don’t miss this week’s Hendersonville Lightning.   Read Story »

The Bird ride-share company wanted to place around 50 standup scooters in downtown Hendersonville and beyond.

Henderson County News

Bird won't fly in city

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Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

Committee takes up Moffitt's bill to fully open bars, restaurants

A House Judiciary committee is scheduled Tuesday, April 13, to take up a bill that would fully reopen bars and restaurants provided they follow specific safety guidelines.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

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Committee takes up Moffitt's bill to fully open bars, restaurants

GOP is again defending voter ID in court

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Company's application reports no objection so far to railbanking

Repair of Kanuga Lake Road is under way

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Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

GOP is again defending voter ID in court

RALEIGH — Three years after the N.C. electorate decided to add a voter identification requirement to the state constitution, Republican lawmakers are defending voter ID in court.   Read Story »

District Attorney Greg Newman testifies during a hearing on whether he is removed from office. [AMY McCRAW/Hendersonville Lightning]

Henderson County News

In dramatic testimony, victim in sex abuse case Newman pled out confronts him

Valerie Marie Owenby got her day in court at last.   Read Story »

Henderson County Four Seasons Politics

NC teacher pay now second in Southeast

RALEIGH — Public school teachers in North Carolina receive an average annual salary of $53,392 for the current school year, according to the latest figures from the N.C. Department of Public Instruction. That puts the state second best in the Southeast — behind Georgia — in average teacher pay.   Read Story »

'Unusable evidence' led to quick dismissal of abuse charges, Newman told Bar

Company's application reports no objection so far to railbanking

Wildlife workshops include fly fishing, tracking, salamanders

Timeline of District Attorney Newman case

Repair of Kanuga Lake Road is under way

Andrew Waters honored for chronicling Gen. Greene's 'Race to the Dan'

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Blue Ridge expanding fire coverage in Flat Rock