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A candidate forum attended by members of the public.

Transylvania County Candidates Forum on Sept. 20

The Brevard-Transylvania Chamber of Commerce will host a Candidates Forum on Thursday, Sept. 20 beginning at 5:30 pm in the Rogow Room at the Transylvania County Library.

Residential property severely damaged by Hurricane Irma in Key West.

How to Help Florence Victims

We know the past few days have been stressful and frustrating for everyone. But while many of us have come through the hurricane with only minor damage, many of our friends and neighbors down east are still in need.

Hard of hearing student participates in an activity in Moroccan classroom.

September is Deaf Awareness Month

Between normal hearing and profound hearing loss there are varying degrees of hearing loss, usually classified as mild, moderate, moderately severe, and severe.

Turkey Trot participants in the annual 5k event.

6th Annual 5K Turkey Trot

The City of Hendersonville’s Wellness Committee will host the annual Turkey Trot 5k on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 22. The Trot is a run-walk event open to all ages, all fitness levels, and all family members!

A person at a desk writing on a notepad.

NC State Fiction Contest is Accepting Entries Through Oct. 8

The NC State Fiction Contest is accepting entries for its 2018 competition. Drawing more than 300 entrants last year, this free literary contest is open to North Carolina residents and is one of the largest free-to-enter writing contests in the South.

Glasses of wine in front of grapes on a table.

September is N.C. Wine and Grape Month

Wineries, grape growers, restaurateurs, and state officials recently gathered in Raleigh to officially kick off N.C. Wine and Grape Month, which is held each September during the peak of the local grape harvest.

Rolls of bread on a cutting board.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

When you think of area farmers tailgate markets, do you only think of produce? Sure, fruits and vegetables are certainly crucial to a successful market trip, but there are many other staples available at markets that round out your grocery list.

A telethon to support Friends of the Smokies.

Telethon Raises $210,000 Towards New Radio System in Smokies

Friends of the Smokies recently collected $210,525 in donations during its 24th annual Friends Across the Mountains Telethon from hundreds of callers, online donations, and support from sponsors Dollywood, Mast General Store, Pilot Flying J, and SmartBank.

Performances dancing during the Fiesta Hendersonville festival.

Fiesta Hendersonville Returns Sunday, Sept. 23

Bright colors, savory smells and rhythmic music fill Hendersonville’s Main Street Sunday, Sept. 23, for the third annual Fiesta Hendersonville. The street festival celebrates Latin American culture.

The exterior of Park Ridge Health Hendersonville.

Park Ridge Health Activates Emergency Response Protocol

Park Ridge Health has activated its Emergency Response Protocol in preparation for the anticipated impact of Hurricane Florence on Western North Carolina and communities to the east and south of our region.