Following the recent outbreak of pertussis in Henderson County, local schools are following the guidelines and recommendations from the NC Department of Health Communicable Disease Center to ensure the health and safety of students and staff.
All through the winter, area farmers tailgate markets are full of provisions from vegetables to meats, fruits to cheese, bread to eggs, and everything in between.
Schools in Haywood, Buncombe and Halifax counties recently earned top honors in the apple-focused NC Crunch Contest sponsored by the N.C. Farm to School Cooperative.
It’s that time of year, when the Playhouse décor hangs quite full of cheer… and onstage music, dancing, Christmas-time romancing brings classic songs to mind in a Flat Rock holiday revue!
Brevard College has an exciting new class that takes students out of the classroom and puts them on set. A Special Topics Seminar, the class focuses on Public Service Announcement (PSA) creation.
Whether you are looking to cut your own Christmas tree, or take a sleigh ride with Santa, North Carolina farms offer an abundance of options for family fun this holiday season.
Recording artists Al Petteway, Amy White and Robin Bullock lead the annual holiday concert “A Swannanoa Solstice” on Dec. 17th at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm at Diana Wortham Theatre in downtown Asheville.
Audubon North Carolina invites birdwatchers to participate in the longest-running community science survey in the world, Audubon’s annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC).
During this time of year area leaf collection is the heaviest, and the Public Works Department is working diligently to get the leaves picked up on all streets within the city limits as well as city parks and cemetery.
If you eat food contaminated with bacteria called Listeria, you could get so sick that you have to be hospitalized. And for certain vulnerable people, the illness could be fatal.
Kyocera International Inc.’s Fine Ceramics Group (KII FC) recently expanded into the facility that was formerly occupied by Kyocera Precision Tools, Inc. (KPTI).