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School history researchers seek old yearbooks

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Bo Caldwell does not know Lowell Joerg. Lowell does not know Bo.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County Education Foundation | Rick Wood | Education History Initiative | Fassifern Academy | Derek Allen

Henderson County News

Ed Foundation announces Hall of Fame inductees

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The Henderson County Education Foundation announced five recipients of the 2019 Education Hall of Fame on Tuesday.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Education Foundation announces 2016 Hall of Fame honorees

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The Henderson County Education Foundation will induct five new honorees into Henderson County’s prestigious Education Hall of Fame this spring.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Educators honor 2015 Hall of Fame

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A librarian who ignited students’ interest in computers, an English teacher who inspired the renowned poet and author Robert Morgan, a longtime teacher and principal whose classroom sparkled with her high energy level, an elementary school teacher who taught students to “wear their thinking caps” and a middle school science teacher who “had the rare and unique ability to personally relate to each student” were honored Thursday night as this year’s inductees in the Henderson County Education Hall of Fame.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Ed Foundation announces 2015 Hall of Fame inductees

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A librarian, a high school English teacher, an elementary school teacher, a middle school science teacher and a principal are the 2015 inductees into the Henderson County Education Foundation Hall of Fame, the foundation announced.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Schools get $1,000 checks from business partners

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The Henderson County Education Foundation on Tuesday presented checks for $1,000 to the principals of Henderson County public schools as part of the new Schools Sponsorship Program.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County Public Schools | Henderson County Education Foundation | Henderson County School Board

Henderson County News

Johnson Farm hires farm manager

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Joy Owens has been named the farm director of Historic Johnson Farm.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING PHOTOS: Friends, family honor Don Jones

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Henderson County Sports

'My whole deal,' says Don Jones, was seizing opportunity

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Don Jones always roots for the Carolina Panthers — and not just because he's a big football fan. He played football at Wofford College with owner Jerry Richardson, and there's a story there.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County Education Foundation | Henderson County Education Foundation Hall of Fame | Don Jones

Henderson County News

Dr. Don Jones retires as head of Ed Foundation

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Dr. Don Jones, a spirted advocate for education and a tenacious fundraiser for student scholarships, announced his retirement as executive director of the Henderson County Education Foundation on Thursday. He has served for 14 years in all, including four years as president and the past 10 as director.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Education Hall of Fame announces 2014 inductees

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The Henderson County Education Foundation on March 20 will enshrine nine more people into its Education Hall of Fame for exemplary contribution to local public schools.   Read Story »

Tags: Education | Henderson County Education Foundation | Henderson County Education Foundation Hall of Fame | Don Jones

Hendersonville News

Hunter scholarship winners honored

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Hunter Automotive Group scholarship recipients were announced Tuesday.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County Education Foundation | Hunter Automotive Group | Randy Hunter | Thomas D. "Tom" Hunter IV

Henderson County News

Winners of new John P. Wold scholarship announced

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Winners of the John P. Wold scholarship received a total of $27,500 in college help and thanked the donor Monday at Carolina Village.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Ed Foundation names 13 to Hall of Fame

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The Henderson County Education Foundation added 13 new inductees to its Hall of Fame, including pioneers of African-American schools before desegregation, longtime teachers, important contributors to Blue Ridge Community College and historians.   Read Story »

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Henderson County Life

BOGO book raffle winner gets flatscreen TV

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Flat Rock Middle School student Judy Laughter won a 46-inch flatscreen TV in a drawing for selling BOGO books for her school.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

School fundraisers kick off BOGO book sale

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The Henderson County Education Foundation in association with the county's public schools kicked off its 2012-13 BOGO book fundraiser last week with a vow to break the fundraising record and send $75,000 to schools.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Scholarship winners thank donors for the help

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Eleven incoming freshman and current college students who have received scholarships through the Henderson County Education Foundation told a gathering Sunday that the aid helped them in some cases attend college and in others focus on their studies without the burden of work and student loan debt.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Education Foundation kicks off membership drive

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The Henderson County Education Foundation Inc. will kick off its annual membership drive this afternoon with an ice cream social and remarks by scholarship winners.   Read Story »

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Education Foundation announces new officers

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Henderson County Education Foundation Inc. elected 2012-2013 officers and Board members during the foundation's annual meeting on June 19.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County Education Foundation | Dr. Don Jones | James D. 'Jim' Wiley

Henderson County Life

Farm celebration is shear fascination

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Workers sheared sheep and spun thread out of the fresh wool.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Ed Foundation names winners

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Carolina Barbecue Company of Hildebran received the Grand Champion Award at the 2012 Henderson County Boyd BBQ Expo Saturday at Dietz Field at Hendersonville High School.   Read Story »

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