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Henderson County News

VFW launches ‘Wall of Honor’ to permanently display medals

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When he was gathering stories for Natural Born Heroes, his book about the experiences of dozens of World War II veterans who lived in Haywood Knolls, Bob Johnson noticed a similarity about the mementoes the men and women brought home from the war.   Read Story »

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Flat Rock News

County commits most of its ARP money; towns are slower to spend

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In a quarterly meeting attended by the county’s mayors last month, Henderson County Board of Commissioners Bill Lapsley had the floor first when it came time to describe how local governments were spending American Rescue Plan money.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

County issues first pass at how ARP money could be spent

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Henderson County residents could see a fully renovated VFW building, new playground at Jackson Park, a high-quality youth soccer park, a wastewater treatment plant and sewer lines in Edneyville or a new EMS station at no charge for county taxpayers.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

County buys VFW post

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Henderson County now owns the Hedrick-Rhodes VFW Post 5206.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

County agrees to buy Hedrick-Rhodes VFW post

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Henderson County commissioners agreed on Monday night to buy the Hedrick-Rhodes VFW Post 5206 building at Five Points but delayed for now a tougher decision on a $4 million renovation and placed a condition that a parking problem be solved before closing.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Commissioners hear of plans to repair, renovate VFW post

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The cost for basic repairs to the VFW Post 5206 building would be just under $1 million while improvements for offices and social space to serve veterans would add more cost as well, an architect told the Board of Commissioners on Wednesday.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

If county-owned, VFW could become center to serve, honor veterans

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Military veterans could have a place to gather and civic clubs could get a new meeting space if the county completes the purchase of the Hedrick-Rhodes VFW Post 5206 building at Five Points.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

County tentatively agrees to buy VFW building

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Henderson County has tentatively agreed to buy the Hedrick-Rhodes VFW Post 5206 building at Five Points and potentially use it in a number of ways to serve veterans.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Don't miss this week's Hendersonville Lightning

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

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