ShowImage

City Names Joseph Vindigni as Interim Fire Chief

Posted on Monday, May 4, 2015

The City of Hendersonville is pleased to announce that Joseph Vindigni, current Deputy Fire Chief, has been selected to serve as interim Fire Chief for the City of Hendersonville Fire Department.

10390309_657515537637309_5345990011874567794_n

Nature Walks at the Park at Flat Rock

Posted on Friday, May 1, 2015

The Park at Flat Rock invites you to join naturalist Fred Roane as he reveals Mother Nature’s secrets in our own back yard.

IMG_2033-1024x682

Candice Greedy is the 2015 Papa John’s Teacher of the Year

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2015

Linda Roger’s second grade class erupted into cheers and fist pumps when Larry Harmon, Papa John’s public relations representative for North Carolina, entered the Hendersonville Elementary classroom with a stack of piping hot pizza boxes.

Outlets-logos_110714

Asheville Outlets Grand Opening

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2015

Asheville Outlets will have nearly fifty stores open for business for its upcoming debut. The grand opening is set for 10:00 am on Friday, May 1st.

IMG_1984

Kids Experiment at Duke Energy Science Night

Posted on Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Students and families at Hendersonville Elementary played with science Monday night, building circuits, crafting and testing parachutes, and creating 3D models out of marshmallows and toothpicks.

17050033028_409cfbf11b

Grant It, Food Hubs Mean More Local Food for You

Posted on Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Spring is upon us and many local farmers markets are opening with displays of brilliant and vibrant colors. The fresh air has more people talking about and buying local foods.

Dorm Groundbreaking_Dirt throwing

Brevard Breaks Ground on New Residence Hall

Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2015

“With our recent record enrollment numbers, it’s the perfect time for a project like this,” said Brevard College President David Joyce. “The new residence hall signifies that we are on track with our goals.”

back-yard-250890_1280

The Easy Way to a Greener, Healthier Yard

Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Our yards are our outdoor homes: fun, beautiful, great spaces for relaxing. By taking care of our lawns and gardens properly, we can save money, time, and help the environment.

IMG_1920-1024x333

Kiwanis Club Recognizes Fine & Performing Arts Students

Posted on Monday, April 27, 2015

Building on the local tradition of annually honoring student athletes from Henderson County Public Schools’ high schools, the Hendersonville Kiwanis Club recently hosted the 1st Annual Fine & Performing Arts Awards luncheon.

2008-03-13_North_Carolina_State_Trooper_on_I-85

Peace Officers Memorial on May 5th

Posted on Monday, April 27, 2015

North Carolina honors its fallen law enforcement officers who die in the line of duty each year at the Peace Officers Memorial Day ceremony.

riverMUSIC_large-e1427457540162

RiverMusic 2015 Kicks Off With The Movement

Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2015

RiverLink’s RiverMusic – five Friday nights of freelive concerts by the French Broad River in the River Arts District of Asheville – launches on Friday, May 1 with headliners The Movement.

mad-mountain-mud-run-2015-30

Register Now for the Mad Mountain Mud Run

Posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The fourth annual Mad Mountain Mud Run, the muddy obstacle course adventure race held in Hendersonville, is just a few weeks away.

coffee-206142_1280

Local Business Contracted to Campus Coffee Shop

Posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

There’s a new brew coming to town, and it’s got Brevard College all abuzz. Appalachian Coffee Company has been contracted by the college to open its second location inside the newly renovated boiler house on campus.

Backup_center_icon

Back, Back, Back It Up

Posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

You’ve heard it a million times: don’t click on links in an email unless you know who sent it and what it is.

8863a1ee9f834e60a0f704d16172b926

Girls on the Run WNC 5K Scheduled for May 15

Posted on Friday, April 17, 2015

Lace up your shoes and enjoy the fun on Saturday, May 16, 2015! Anyone who has been to a Girls on the Run 5K knows that it is unlike any other running event.

unnamed (1)

2015 Montford Music and Arts Festival

Posted on Friday, April 17, 2015

The Montford Music and Arts Festival is the largest free, one day music and arts festival in Western North Carolina and will be in its 12th year of continuous operation in 2015.

Barq_1_sized

WTZQ’s Barq In The Parq

Posted on Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Everyone’s howling about the Second Annual Barq in the Parq event for Dog Lovers! Support local animal non profits, Saturday, May 16th on the green at Mountain Lodge and Conference center.

2015-LFG_cover-235x300

ASAP’s 2015 Local Food Guide is Here

Posted on Thursday, April 9, 2015

The growing season has arrived in WNC and the Southern Appalachians! Look for signs of spring with seasonal specialties found at tailgate farmers markets, featured at restaurants, and purchased at roadside stands.

biltmore-blooms

Biltmore Blooms 2015

Posted on Friday, March 27, 2015

You haven’t seen Biltmore until you’ve seen it in the spring. Biltmore’s gardens – designed by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted – come to life with wave after wave of gorgeous blooms.

Mercury_Containing_Devices

Henderson County Introduces Mercury Products Recycling Program

Posted on Monday, March 23, 2015

The Henderson County Solid Waste and Environmental Programs Divisions are beginning a new, free recycling program for residents of the county that will help reduce potentially hazardous materials from staying in the home.

911_smart911

What Is Smart911?

Posted on Monday, March 2, 2015

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.

resized_downtonabbey_credit_pbs__large

“Downton Abbey” Costumes on View at Biltmore

Posted on Friday, January 30, 2015

Biltmore announces a new exhibition, “Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times,” opening February 5 and continuing through Memorial Day, May 25, 2015.

RecycleGirlPlasticBottlesInBin

Henderson County Recycles

Posted on Monday, January 12, 2015

The Henderson County Convenience Center is located at 265 Convenience Center Drive off of Stoney Mountain Road.

Dscn0138

Henderson County Curb Market Open Year-Round

Posted on Tuesday, January 6, 2015

A genuine link with Hendersonville’s historic past has quietly kept its place in the hearts of Henderson County residents and visitors since 1924.

AF8k_Logo

Register Now for the 2015 Pardee Apple Festival 8k

Posted on Wednesday, December 31, 2014

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.

logo-2014

Brevard Music Center Opens 2015 Season

Posted on Monday, December 29, 2014

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.

Giving Blood Saves Lives

Posted on Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Give the gift of life – Donate blood!  The nation’s blood banks are asking for immediate blood donations to boost already low blood supplies.

Prevent Lead Poisoning

Posted on Tuesday, November 5, 2013

There are ten simple steps can help you save children from environmental hazards around the home.

ucm107161

How to Dispose of Unused Medicines

Posted on Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Is your medicine cabinet filled with expired drugs or medications you no longer use? How should you dispose of them?

RecycleTruckToy

A Recycling Truck Made from Recyclables

Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2013

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 …

Henderson County Logo

Henderson County Library Mobile App Now Available

Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2013

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 …

workplace_feel_good-300x183

Are You a Good Leader?

Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2013

Maybe, maybe not. It depends, are you kind? Did you know that to be a successful leader you need to be kind?

snow5

Identity Theft and Scam Alert

Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2013

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.

Henderson County Chamber of Commerce

2013 Newcomer’s Guide to Henderson County, NC

Posted on Tuesday, April 9, 2013

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.