Hendersonville Chamber Music will present Kontras Quartet on February 8th at First Congregational Church. Admired for their virtuosity, vibrancy, and energy, the Kontras Quartet is rapidly becoming one of the most sought-after groups on the chamber music scene.
Art MoB Studios and Marketplace in Hendersonville is seeking vendors for the third annual Art in the Park…ing Lot, a monthly art and jewelry show.
Biltmore announces a new exhibition, “Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times,” opening February 5 and continuing through Memorial Day, May 25, 2015.
The Community of Artists invites you to experience the faces of a creative and experiential journey of freedom.
Matt Coffay and Casara Logan of Second Spring Market Garden are in the house! The greenhouse, that is.
Diabetes and high blood pressure are the two leading causes of kidney disease. Other risk factors include heart disease and a family history of kidney failure.
Brevard College invites Latino students and their families to visit campus on Saturday, February 7 to learn more about paying for college, the Half Tuition Scholarship, and the Brevard College student experience.
The Internal Revenue Service recently announced a growing array of online services, including features that help taxpayers understand how the Affordable Care Act will affect them at tax time, along with the availability of the Free File program.
At a Food and Drug Administration laboratory in Jefferson, Arkansas, sensory analysts’ noses—not their microscopes—are their essential tools.
Armed with pencils, calculators and memorized mathematical formulas, 7th- and 8th-grade students from Rugby, Hendersonville, Flat Rock and Apple Valley middle schools crunched numbers during Henderson County Public Schools’ annual MATHCOUNTS challenge at Flat Rock Middle.
Compost is organic material that can be added to soil to help plants grow. Food scraps and yard waste currently make up 20 to 30 percent of what we throw away, and should be composted instead.
The Miracle Worker premieres at Hendersonville Little Theatre on Friday, February 13th at 7:30 pm. Tickets to the performance are on sale now.
The Asheville Art Museum, with the assistance of its volunteer docents, partners each year with the Asheville Area Section of the American Institute of Architects to sponsor the Western North Carolina Regional Scholastic Art Awards.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is offering two fly-tying clinics in February through the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education near Brevard.
Flat Rock Playhouse’s sixth annual very successful Music on the Rock series kicks off with the number one most requested band – ABBA!
Handwashing is like a “do-it-yourself” vaccine – it involves five simple and effective steps (think Wet, Lather, Scrub, Rinse, Dry) you can take to reduce the spread of diarrheal and respiratory illness so you can stay healthy.
As the turning of the seasons brings colder weather and North Carolinians snuggle in their households keeping doors and windows closed to stay warm, it is an excellent time to make plans for home radon testing.
Hendersonville Elementary needs your votes in the Follett Challenge to win up to $60,000 in educational materials from Follett School Solutions!
The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons, which issues AMBER Alerts in this state, welcomes a new partnership with Facebook to help find missing children.
When grocery shopping, many labels will tell you their product is a healthy choice, but is it really? When time doesn’t allow research, use this simple trick and keep healthy food first.
Scurrying around backstage Flat Rock Playhouse on a school night, area students rehearsed lines, applied makeup and made last-minute blocking changes before the full dress rehearsal of “The White Rose.”
ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project) kicks off the new year with their annual Business of Farming Conference on February 14, 8:00 am – 5:30 pm.
You may have seen the news reports about a college football player’s involvement with an online girlfriend who turned out not to exist in real life. Regardless of what details ultimately emerged, this is a good reminder to use caution when getting to …
Dozens of Flat Rock Middle and Rugby Middle students gathered in Rugby’s gym Tuesday night were furiously scribbling onto crossword puzzles, hoping to be the first group to crack the code allowing them out of “the Glade” and into the maze beyond.
Expect some undesirable critters and plants to make your backyard habitat their home, too.
The Henderson County Convenience Center is located at 265 Convenience Center Drive off of Stoney Mountain Road.
The Henderson County Manager’s Office can now be followed on Twitter. Henderson Manager @HCNCManager is the handle to follow for updates and information from the County Manager’s office.
We’re expecting some dangerously low temperatures, so be sure to be prepared.
Wee Trade is all about families helping families. Over 1600 families’ consigned goods gathered under one roof for a 2 weekend sale at the Ag Center. From strollers and nursery furniture to clothing and toys, we’ve got everything you need for your infant, …
A genuine link with Hendersonville’s historic past has quietly kept its place in the hearts of Henderson County residents and visitors since 1924.
Garden Jubilee is Historic Hendersonville’s premier lawn & garden show, and one of the largest gardening shows in the Western North Carolina.
With winter setting in across the nation, the Environmental Protection Agency encourages Americans to continue to take action to save energy and cut heating costs this winter.
Your purchases through Amazon.com can now support the Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra and their many community programs. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the HSO every time you shop, at no cost to you.
North Carolina grew by 95,047 people during a 12-month period ending in 2014 and surpassed Michigan to become the ninth-most populous state in the nation, according to estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau.
A large group of high school students recently spent a class session in the ER at Pardee Hospital – but not because any of them were injured.
The Henderson County Chamber of Commerce presents the Pardee Apple Festival 8K Road Race on Saturday, September 5th, 2015. Online registration for the 8K is now open.
The Corporation for National and Community Service has announced a new program called Operation AmeriCorps, aimed at using national service as the transformative catalyst to address a community’s most pressing local problem.
The NC Radon program is providing free short-term radon test kits in recognition of National Radon Action Month.
The Brevard Music Center will open its 2015 season on Saturday, June 20, with superstar pianist André Watts and Principal Guest Conductor JoAnn Falletta in an all-Beethoven program.
Winter storms and cold temperatures can be hazardous, but if you plan ahead, you can stay safe and healthy. Prepare your home and cars. Prepare for power outages and outdoor activity. Check on the older adults.
Biltmore’s exhibition “Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times” will continue to be on display through May 25, 2015.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is seeking public assistance in reporting observations of wild turkeys this summer.
Smart911 is a free service that allows citizens across the U.S. to create a Safety Profile for their household that includes any information they want 9-1-1 to have in the event of an emergency.
Give the gift of life – Donate blood! The nation’s blood banks are asking for immediate blood donations to boost already low blood supplies.
There are ten simple steps can help you save children from environmental hazards around the home.
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.
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