Flat Rock Playhouse presents a new musical about an immensely talented underdog with the soul of a poet and the personality of a pep squad.
Enjoy an evening stroll in downtown Brevard as you explore the art galleries, art stores, retail stores and restaurants which stay open on November 27th from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
Getting your family outdoors can be as simple as opening the door to the backyard or as exciting as going camping.
In celebration of the season, North Main Street merchants in Historic Downtown Hendersonville will offer extended shopping hours, North Pole Pass shopping specials, and a holiday greenery market.
We’re proud to have philanthropists leading and emerging from our schools, like school board member Amy Lynn Holt and West Henderson High grad Megan Raxter!
The section of the Blue Ridge Parkway from Milepost 455 to the southern terminus at Milepost 469 is now closed until further notice due to a rockslide.
The Brevard College Division of Fine Arts cordially invites the public to attend a panel discussion in connection with the exhibition “Mindful Places.”
Shadrack Christmas Light Show is an annual drive-through light show held at the WNC Ag Center that is guaranteed to put smiles on everyone’s faces.
Ticket sales for the second annual Winter Lights event, held at the North Carolina Arboretum through January 2nd, are now available for purchase.
For the past three weeks, Rugby Middle students have pooled together their birthday money, cash earned raking leaves, and weekly allowances for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, and on Friday presented a $2,559 check to LLS Campaign Assistant Robin Shaw.
Christmas is right around the corner and that means Americans are starting to think about… pullover, cardigan or vest? We’re talking tacky Christmas sweaters, of course.
Because Thanksgiving falls late this year, many Christmas tree growers are opening up early for the season. The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services encourages consumers to use proper techniques to care for their fresh trees.
Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site will host Christmas at Connemara events on November 28th and December 19th each day from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.
The Omni Grove Park Inn, a one-of-a-kind escape in Asheville, N.C., is tuning up for the season ahead with its annual Winter Concert Series.
Flowers could be blooming on the International Space Station after the New Year. It is the first time that a flowering crop experiment will be grown on the orbiting laboratory.
The Transylvania Community Arts Council has announced its next exhibit “In the Belly of the Clouds” which will be on display at the TC Arts Council Gallery from November 20th through December 18th.
Production has started at Bold Rock Hard Cider’s new cidery in Mills River, N.C. In mid November a hard-working team of skilled cider makers started crushing and crafting fresh local apples to make Bold Rock’s awardwinning hard cider.
Thousands of people across North Carolina have gotten calls from individuals claiming to be Internal Revenue Service employees, according to the State Bureau of Investigation.
Jennifer Elmore of Chapel Hill has won Omni Grove Park Inn’s National Gingerbread House Competition with her gingerbread creation titled Wishing Tree.
The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center has important safety information for pet parents: laundry detergent pods pose serious dangers to pets if ingested.
Much to the excitement of Hendersonville Elementary 5th-graders gathered around the meteorologist, Chris Justus of WYFF News 4 predicted this winter will bring at least a few snow days.
Thanks to consumers, retailers, and municipalities, more than 5.7 million pounds of batteries – the weight of approximately 433 full-grown elephants – were kept out of U.S. and Canadian landfills and recycled so far this year.
Internationally renowned touring and recording artist Jan Mulder performs highlights from his new album Christmas, featuring tenor Andrea Bocelli, on December 12th at 3:00 pm and 7:30 pm.
Each year, Biltmore’s floral department selects a theme inspired by the Vanderbilt era, and they interpret it throughout the entire estate.
To share music with the community beyond its summer festival season, Brevard Music Center is proud to announce its 2015/2016 season of free community concerts.
With harvest nearing completion, growers and some home gardeners are likely beginning to think about taking soil samples to prepare for the next growing season.
A holiday tradition born more than a century ago, Christmas at Biltmore will enchant those who visit George Vanderbilt’s Biltmore House during the estate’s annual holiday celebration.
Stepp’s Hillcrest Orchard in Hendersonville, NC was nominated in USA Today’s latest 10Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest.
The Studios at Flat Rock is pleased to announce the Fall Salon Show featuring artists from Western North Carolina and beyond. The exhibition will run from October 9th through December 30th.
A genuine link with Hendersonville’s historic past has quietly kept its place in the hearts of Henderson County residents and visitors since 1924.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is seeking public assistance in reporting observations of wild turkeys this summer.
Is your medicine cabinet filled with expired drugs or medications you no longer use? How should you dispose of them?
Green Toys is a California company turning milk jugs into children’s toys. One of their popular items is a big, green recycling truck. The truck has a movable bed and an open and shut rear door. Plus, it has no metal axles, so …
The Henderson County Public Library is now mobile. With our new mobile app, you can browse or search for titles, place holds, access your account, and contact any of our branches with just a few taps. Using Boopsie technology, the library’s app is …
Home repairs that create even a small amount of lead dust are enough to poison your child and put your family at risk.
We would like to make you aware of an exciting initiative sponsored by QuitlineNC.
Maybe, maybe not. It depends, are you kind? Did you know that to be a successful leader you need to be kind?
Increasingly in the state of North Carolina, as well as nationally, the reported incidents of Identity Theft and of citizens being scammed are on the rise.
Surrounded by the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, Henderson County is both beautiful and breathtaking. Hendersonville is known as the “City of Four Seasons,” an ideal community for young families, retirees and all those in between.
A heavy buildup of ice from the winter storms can take a toll on trees and power lines causing widespread outages, and the damage could take several days to repair.
The Grove Park Inn has maintained its status as one of the nation’s most acclaimed resorts since opening its doors in 1913.
Hurricane season is here and what that usually means in Western North Carolina is the possibility of flooding.
Make zero-waste lunches this year: you could prevent 67 pounds of waste and save tons of money! Most parents pack lunch items in single-use plastic bags, aluminum foil, or wax paper, or they purchase single-serving items that come in their own disposable package. …
Specifically, there is an acute shortage of O and B negative blood types. The regional blood banks, represented by the American Red Cross, American Association of Blood Banks, and Americaï¿½s Blood Centers, are asking for immediate blood donations to boost already critically low …
The Pisgah Ranger District of Pisgah National Forest contains hundreds of miles of fabulous trails that seem almost specifically designed for a mountain bike, and this is the best time of the year to discover them. Whether it’s your first time on a …
For those looking for a invigorating, outdoors spot to spend the better part of a day away from their own particular brand of hustle and bustle, Chimney Rock Park might just be the place.