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The cast of Clue: the Musical.

Flat Rock Playhouse Presents Clue: the Musical

The Flat Rock Playhouse invites audiences to game night at the Mainstage with Clue: The Musical! The internationally popular game is now a fun-filled musical which brings the world’s best-known suspects to life.

A YMCA military family in a pool helping their daughter learn how to swim.

YMCA Offers New Military Appreciation Program

Military veterans, active duty military, and their families are now eligible for the YMCA of Western North Carolina’s new Military Appreciation membership program.

A woman crafting a vase on a clay wheel.

Clay Fest at the Folk Art Center on June 9th

For six hours on Saturday, June 9th, the hill behind the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway will be filled with twenty potters selling ceramic wares for both décor and function.

Andrus Award winner Betsy Cantrell (R) with AARP North Carolina President Dr. Catherine Sevier.

Local AARP Volunteer Wins Andrus Award

At a regional fraud prevention event held by elder advocates across the Mountain Region, AARP volunteer Betsy Cantrell was presented with the AARP Andrus Award for her outstanding contributions to improving the lives of adults as they age.

Sarah Pressley, recipient of the DAISY Award.

Park Ridge Health Celebrates DAISY Award

Park Ridge Health invites the community to join in congratulating the newest winner of the DAISY Award, Sarah Pressley, RN. Sarah is part of the Park Ridge Health Medical-Surgery team.

Participants and employers at a jobs fair.

North Carolina’s Releases April Employment Figures

The state’s seasonally adjusted April unemployment rate was 4.4 percent, decreasing 0.1 of a percentage point from March’s revised rate. The national rate decreased 0.2 of a percentage point to 3.9 percent.

A shark swimming in an aquarium.

Team ECCO Announces New Shark Hatchling

A baby shark recently hatched at The Aquarium and Shark Lab of Team ECCO. It has been transferred into an acrylic grow chamber, suspended in the main tank.

A waterway with greenery and flowers.

The Pigeon River Fund Awards $217,010 to Local Environmental Groups

The Pigeon River Fund of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC) recently awarded $217,010 to environmental groups working to improve surface water quality, enhance fish and wildlife habitats, expand public use and access to waterways, and increase water quality awareness.