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Hendersonville, NC and WNC News

Local news for Hendersonville, North Carolina and the surrounding Western North Carolina communities.

A child about to shoot in a soccer game.

Ways to Be Active

The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans recommends thirty minutes of physical activity a day for adults, sixty minutes for children, at least five days a week. Sound daunting?

A shark swimming in an aquarium.

Team ECCO Installs 2,000 Gallon Shark Tank

A new 2,000 gallon shark study tank has been installed at the Team ECCO Aquarium. Water will be added to the tank this week and the tank will need 10-14 days of ‘curing’ before sharks can be acclimated into the new space.

Paint supplies on a table.

Submissions Chosen for ArtScape Banner Project

Forty-nine pieces of art were recently chosen by a two-person jury for the upcoming ArtScape Banner Project. The outdoor art exhibit of art banners hung on light posts in downtown Hendersonville and along Historic 7th Avenue will come down in March to be replaced by the 2018 exhibition.

A child receiving a flu shot from a clinician.

New Hours at County Immunization Clinic

The Department of Public Health’s Immunization Clinic is revising its weekly hours of operation. Effective Wednesday, February 21st, walk-in hours for immunizations will operate on a new schedule.

Carrots, onions, and beets in a basket.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Start your days off right with locally-sourced breakfasts using ingredients purchased at winter farmers markets.