Abi Cole

Asheville’s Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Returns

Race through south Asheville in a holiday 5k extravaganza.

Former Mayor Gives Perspective on Resigning

This week in Clint’s Corner spot is a guest rebuttal by former Weaverville Mayor Al Root addressing Clint Parker’s commentary in last week’s issue.

Hendersonville’s Black Bear Half-Marathon & 8k

Gear up for a day at the races in Hendersonville.

Tuscola to Ride QB Penland, Runners

Tuscola has a score to settle within Haywood County.

Pisgah Bears Hungry to Repeat as Champs

Canton was among WNC towns struck hardest by recent torrential rain. But the community is pulling together behind its vaunted football team to regain normalcy and usual on-field success.

First Graduating Class of Erwin Holds Reunion

The 1957 graduating Class of Clyde A. Erwin, the first class to ever graduate from Erwin, recently held their 64th class reunion at Gerald’s Fireplace in Woodfin. According to Jackie Bryson, a member of the class and homecoming queen, there were 97 in the graduating class when the reunion started. “We had them every 10 […]

New Mayor, Council Member Causes Controversy

Following Al Root’s resignation, the Weaverville Town Council appointed a new mayor, leaving a vacancy on the council.

Hendersonville Event Honors Black History

Residents of the Green Meadows community, formerly known as Brooklyn, are hosting an event to help preserve African-American history.

Advisory Committee Makes Report on Greenway

The greenway/blueway project is facing more design changes.

Local Lady is Olympic Equestrian Volunteer

Holly Hixson Stratton loves horses. The longtime Weaverville resident just returned from her dream job of volunteering at Olympic equestrian events. The Games concluded Sunday. The U.S. took home the most medals. Holly brought back fruitful memories.