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Flat Rock Playhouse performers playing musical instruments on stage for Pickin’ and a Grinnin’.

Pickin’ and a Grinnin’: A Night at the Opry

Flat Rock Playhouse will continue the 2018 season with a Flat Rock Favorites all-star performance featuring the musical styles made famous by The Grand Ole Opry. Pickin’ and A Grinnin’: A Night at the Opry guarantees a high-energy, merry riot of musical expression.

A field of crops on a farm.

Applications for Farm Grants Open Through Nov. 19

Western North Carolina farmers now have the opportunity to apply for farm diversification grants over the next three years. The N.C. Tobacco Trust Fund Commission recently provided WNC Agricultural Options with $648,000 in funding.

An elderly person taking a pill.

Medicare Open Enrollment Underway Through Dec. 7

The Medicare enrollment period is now open and runs until December 7. Each year during the Open Enrollment Period, Medicare beneficiaries have the opportunity to compare and evaluate their current plan and make changes as necessary.

A teacher in a classroom full of young children.

“Camp Cubcat” Gives Back

When Hendersonville Elementary students returned to school from intersession, they arrived at Camp Cubcat – complete with forest hallways, camping tents, and themed classrooms.

GF Linamar's facility in Hendersonville.

GF Linamar Awarded LEED Silver

GF Linamar’s new die-casting facility in Mills River was recently certified LEED Silver by the US Green Building Council. LEED is the most widely used green building rating system in the world and is a globally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement.