The Brevard/Transylvania County Chamber of Commerce, alongside the Heart of Brevard, invite the community to join in Christmas festivities scheduled to begin at 3:00 pm on Saturday, Dec. 3rd.
Flat Rock Playhouse presents A Christmas Carol through December 17th on the Clyde and Nina Allen Mainstage in the Village of Flat Rock.
Chase your dreams and celebrate all girls being happy, healthy and confident at the Girls on the Run 5K run and walk at Asheville Outlets at 9:30 am on Sunday, Dec. 4th.
The wildfires that have spanned across the South were, and continue to be, fought by federal, state, local, tribal and volunteer agencies.
Area travelers should be aware that Hendersonville Road/HWY 25 and Old Airport Road in Fletcher will be closed beginning at 10:00 am on Saturday, December 10th.
The Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra (HSO) is ready to fill everyone’s stocking with holiday musical delights as they present their next 2016-2017 season concert, “Carolina Christmas,” on Saturday, Dec. 10th.
Brighten the holidays by making your health and safety a priority. Take steps to keep you and your loved ones safe and healthy—and ready to enjoy the holidays.
The nation’s top cyclists in the sport of cyclo-cross will descend on Hendersonville Saturday, Dec. 10th, and Sunday, Dec. 11th, for the Hunter Subaru North Carolina Grand Prix (NCGP).
It was December 20th, 1981, and a balmy 20 degrees outside. The cold, wind-chilled day didn’t stop twenty motorcyclists.
Vegetative roofs, or green roofs, have been on the rise in commercial construction. In North America, Washington, D.C. is leading the way, with almost 1.6 million square feet of green roof installed in 2015.
Several times during the year, Art League of Henderson County members are challenged to create works of a particular subject or style. One of the most popular “challenge” shows the ALHC holds for its members each year is the January Miniature Show.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is accepting applications for the state’s Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) beginning Dec. 1st, 2016.
Hanes recently announced that it will donate 200,000 pairs of socks to The Salvation Army and is expanding this year’s effort by coordinating the collection of new socks at 160 HanesBrands Outlet stores across the country.
The current weather forecast shows rain is on the way for the Party Rock Fire area and much of the region.
Sixteen years ago the Future Business Leaders of America club at West Henderson High School identified a need among their classmates: not everyone was guaranteed a hearty Thanksgiving meal over the holiday break.
A local history play that opens on December 15 will include the announcement of the Walk of Fame inaugural class. The play will take place on December 15, 16 and 17.
For the first time in decades, downtown Hendersonville will have a home for Santa Claus. A Santa house has been delivered to Main Street.
Brevard Music Center (BMC), in partnership with Brevard College, is pleased to announce the December program for its First Mondays series of free BMC Community Concerts in Brevard.
The Share the Warmth program provides financial assistance for heating bills during the winter season for low-income families within the Duke Energy service territory in the Carolinas.
The Western North Carolina Historical Association presents a special evening of Victorian Christmas Twilight Tours at Asheville’s historic Smith-McDowell House (circa 1840) on Friday, December 2nd.
Christmas has returned to Hollywild Animal Park in Inman, SC, bringing with it more than three million twinkling lights, dazzling holiday themes, light sculptures, and of course, herds of live animals.
Smoke is essentially fuel that didn’t burn. Smoke is made visible by the presence of small particles of carbon and other materials.
The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) recently announced that Elkamet Inc. will expand its manufacturing site in Henderson County.
The Holiday Flea For Y’all brings over 150 vendors from across the southeast for a holiday retail extravaganza on Saturday, December 3rd at the WNC AG Center Davis Arena.
The winning creations for the 24th Annual National Gingerbread House Competition™ will be on display from November 27th through January 5th at The Omni Grove Park Inn.
Experience Asheville’s brightest holiday tradition at Winter Lights at The North Carolina Arboretum, open nightly through January 1, 2017, between 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
The holiday season is quickly approaching, and the time is now to make sure you get the most of your business’s marketing efforts to help secure sales success in the coming months.
ABC permits for malt beverages and unfortified wine were recently on the ballot in Haywood County. The unofficial election results are that the measures passed.
Nearly one hundred years ago, thousands of North Carolina men shipped out to Europe to serve in the Great War. Who were they?
Asheville Outlets, Paramount KIA and iHeart Radio will team up to welcome Santa Claus on Saturday, November 19th.
The Brevard College Art Department presents senior Katy Grace MacEachern’s solo painting exhibition, “All Matters of Spirit,” Nov. 11th through Dec. 9th in the Spiers Art Gallery.
The historic Grove Arcade in downtown Asheville is a magical place anytime of year. During the holiday season the elegant building comes alive even more with its annual Winter Wonderland.
Unfortunately, many parents idle their vehicles while waiting for their children to be released from school, wasting fuel and producing both smog-forming and greenhouse gas emissions.
When George Vanderbilt opened his home to family and friends on Christmas Eve 1895, so began a tradition at Biltmore that is carried on to this day.
“How ‘Bout Them Apples?: Be in the Know in Hendersonville” is a semester project of students in the “Independent Publishing for Fun and Profit” class at Blue Ridge Community College.
When a 34-foot-tall Fraser fir tree is brought into America’s largest home – The Biltmore House – it’s a sure sign that Christmas is just around the corner.
Flu season is almost upon us! Be prepared by learning a little bit about the flu and by getting a flu shot.
Etowah Elementary students recently went home with a little extra homework: work with parents and guardians to memorize home addresses, create a family evacuation plan, designate a meeting place outside, and test all smoke alarms in the house.
The City of Hendersonville has begun its bulk fall leaf collection for city residents. Collection will continue until the end of December.
A genuine link with Hendersonville’s historic past has quietly kept its place in the hearts of Henderson County residents and visitors since 1924.
Organizers of the Miss Hendersonville Scholarship Pageant are calling for contestants to compete for the Miss Hendersonville 2017 crown.
Lock your financial documents and records in a safe place at home, and lock your wallet or purse in a safe place at work. Keep your information secure from roommates or workers who come into your home.
Henderson County Commissioners, Blue Ridge Community College officials, and staff and board members representing Henderson County Public Schools turned the dirt on a project site that’s been in the works for several years.
Imagine if everything on your computer was “kidnapped” — including all of your precious family photos and important personal documents.
Stumped by what to pack in your child’s lunchbox? Stop worrying and learn to love planning.
Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards is a family owned winery located on acreage that has been in the family and farmed for more than nine generations.
Thousands of young people are targets of bullying and cyberbullying every day, putting many at risk for outcomes such as depression or school absenteeism.
From crayons to clothing and computers, it’s back-to-school shopping time! Before you head to the mall or go online, the FTC has some tips to help you get the most for your money.
This year’s melt season in the Arctic Ocean and surrounding seas started with a bang, with a record low maximum extent in March and relatively rapid ice loss through May.
Your favorite store is having a sale. You’ve bought all your items on your shopping list, but you’re tempted to peek in the store to look for a few last minute gifts.