Hendersonville, NC and WNC News

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

Two runners on a mountain trail during the Smoky Mountain Relay.

20th Annual Dupont Forest 12k Trail Race on March 21, 2020

The 20th Annual DuPont Forest 12k Trail Race will take place on March 21, 2020. The ~7.4 mile course takes participants through the winding network of rolling single and double track trails and forest roads of DuPont State Forest, finally ending back at Guion Farms Parking Area.

A dog holding a rose for Valentine's day.

ASPCA Offers Tips for a Pet-Friendly Valentine’s Day

As Valentine’s Day approaches, sweethearts everywhere are searching far and wide for that perfect gift to give to loved ones during this romance-filled time of year — roses, chocolates & candy, a candle-lit dinner with wine, perhaps even a new four-legged friend.

Large baskets of red apples at an apple orchard.

Free Things to Do in Hendersonville

Take the family on a weekend trip and discover a city that may just be in your own backyard. Here’s a list of wonderful free things to do in Hendersonville!

An aerial view of Lenoir Rhyne.

BRCC Signs Guaranteed Admission Agreement With Lenoir-Rhyne

Blue Ridge Community College students will now have a much easier time transferring to Lenoir-Rhyne University after the two institutions signed an articulation agreement guaranteeing admission to the four-year college for students who meet eligibility requirements.