Christmas Tree Selection and Maintenance

Posted on Monday, November 30, 2015

According to the National Fire Protection Association, one in every six Christmas tree fires are caused by a heating source that is too close.


Plan Some Outdoor Fun

Posted on Friday, November 27, 2015

Getting your family outdoors can be as simple as opening the door to the backyard or as exciting as going camping.


Home for the Holidays: Shopping Specials in Hendersonville

Posted on Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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.


Shadrack Christmas Light Show at WNC Ag Center

Posted on Tuesday, November 24, 2015

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.


N.C. Arboretum’s Winter Lights Now Open

Posted on Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Ticket sales for the second annual Winter Lights event, held at the North Carolina Arboretum through January 2nd, are now available for purchase.


Rugby Middle Raises $2,559 for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Posted on Monday, November 23, 2015

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.


Goodwill Celebrates Tacky Sweater Season

Posted on Monday, November 23, 2015

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.


NCDA&CS Offers Tips to Care for Fresh Christmas Trees

Posted on Friday, November 20, 2015

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.


Bold Rock Hard Cider Now Producing in Mills River

Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2015

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 North Carolinians Receive Scam IRS Call

Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2015

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.


Keep Laundry Detergent Pods Away from Pets

Posted on Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center has important safety information for pet parents: laundry detergent pods pose serious dangers to pets if ingested.


A Carolina Christmas on December 12th

Posted on Saturday, November 14, 2015

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.


Celebrating a Gilded Age Christmas

Posted on Friday, November 13, 2015

Each year, Biltmore’s floral department selects a theme inspired by the Vanderbilt era, and they interpret it throughout the entire estate.


Fall Salon Show at The Studios at Flat Rock

Posted on Tuesday, October 6, 2015

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.


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.


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?


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 …

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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 …


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?


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.

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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.


Back to School: Pack a Zero-waste Lunch

Posted on Tuesday, April 9, 2013

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. …


Regional Blood Supply Low, O & B Negative are Urgently Needed

Posted on Tuesday, April 9, 2013

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 America�s Blood Centers, are asking for immediate blood donations to boost already critically low …

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Chimney Rock Park Offers Four Seasons of Outdoor Fun

Posted on Sunday, March 24, 2013

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.