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Zirconia man sent to prison for dealing meth

“Sunburst Falls,” oil painting by Tina Duncan, Best of Show.

Henderson County Your Town

LOCAL BRIEFS: Art winners, Christmas parade, grant writing, Saluda play

The Art League of Henderson County announced the winning artists for its 2019 Annual Fall Member Show at an opening reception on Nov. 5 at the Henderson County Public Library.   Read Story »

Henderson County Your Town

KnollsCam: Bobcat carries chipmunk, squirrel to hungry kittens

A female bobcat who evidently is a very skilled hunter carries chipmunks and squirrels to her hungry kittens, says Thomas Brass, the wildlife enthusiast who makes video of the animals atop Haywood Knolls. Warning: the video contains images of the predator carrying her prey to the kittens.   Read Story »

Steve Caraker at the construction site at the Grey Mill Apartments, one of the major city projects he advocated during his 12 years on the council. [LIGHTNING FILE PHOTO]

Hendersonville Four Seasons Politics

Caraker regrets not seeing through projects he 'stirred up'

The day after last week’s election, Hendersonville City Council member Steve Caraker described his disappointment in failing to win a fourth term, mainly because he won’t get the chance to see through projects he “stirred up” during his three terms on the board.   Read Story »

Up Dog will perform at IAM's Warmth of Home concert Monday, Nov. 18.

Hendersonville Your Town

Tickets still available for IAM concert featuring Up Dog

Tickets are still available for the 10th annual Warmth of Home Concert, a benefit for Interfaith Assistance Ministry, on Monday, Nov. 18, at the Flat Rock Playhouse.   Read Story »

Thomas Joiner

Hendersonville Life

Joiner handing off baton as HSO conductor

The Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra's music director and conductor for the past 21 seasons, Thomas Joiner, is stepping down from the role this season, and the symphony has launched a search for his successor.   Read Story »

Four Seasons Politics

Four Seasons Politics

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Caraker regrets not seeing through projects he 'stirred up'

Outgoing Village Council majority remains in favor of road project

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Community News

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Dinner honors Master Gardener graduates, volunteers

LOCAL BRIEFS: Art winners, Christmas parade, grant writing, Saluda play

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The new HVL Pedal & Brews pubcycle travels north on Main Street to the Historic Seventh Avenue District.

Hendersonville Your Town

Pubcycle is pedaling to the pints downtown

The pubcycle is rolling.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

Bearcat Nation to commemorate 1937 gym on Saturday

When the city of Hendersonville sought a WPA grant in 1935 to build a gym at Hendersonville High School, the federal application asked how the city planned to build its new facility if it didn’t get the money.   Read Story »

Henderson County News

High school actors win awards at theater conference

Actors at four Henderson County high schools are celebrating their honors at the 2019 NCTC High School Play Festival Nov. 8-9 in Greensboro. Together, the schools’ theater departments brought home 18 awards and a Superior rating.   Read Story »

Outgoing Village Council majority remains in favor of road project

Deadline nears for farmers to apply for disaster aid

Study takes a look at possible Oklawaha Greenway extensions

Rick Wood announces retirement from School Board

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Flush with pride, city announces ribbon cutting for new rest rooms

Early College science teacher honored

Gash going from Bearcats to Bearkittens