Dasha Morgan

Winter Fun Abounds at Blowing Rock’s WinterFest

The tradition of fun-filled festivities for the 23rd annual Blowing Rock WinterFest will continue again this year.

Girl Scout Troop Assists Survival of Red Wolf

Recently the Cadettes of Girl Scout Troop 1819 out of Polk County began a journey to help save the critically endangered American red wolf.

Wrecking Ball to Demolish Arts & Crafts Homes

The Preservation Society of Asheville and Buncombe County has confirmed that most of the 100 block of Charlotte Street from Chestnut to Baird Street is being considered for demolition.

Santa Visits Mills River

Santa’s helpers handed out candy canes to children along Santa’s Route and at designated Santa Stops.

Wintry Weather Means Skiing This Season

With temperatures dropping and snow falling particularly at higher elevations, skiing, ice skating, snow tubing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and all the joys of being outside in the snow have arrived.

Raleigh Ringers Performed Virtually

A free virtual concert by the Raleigh Ringers was held Sunday, December 13th, 2020 at 4 pm.

Classic Christmas Play Delights Audience

Immediate Theatre Project at North Carolina Stage Company are incredibly successful in re-working the Christmas classic, It’s A Wonderful Life into a meaningful and relevant presentation for today. 

Historic Enka Clock Tower Safe from Demolition

The Preservation Society of Asheville & Buncombe County started a petition in November to prevent the destruction of the 92 year old Enka Clock Tower, when they heard that the Samet Corporation sought a permit to demolish the tower as part of their new development project in the area.

Bikers Bring Christmas Joy to Kids

An amazing turnout for the Henderson County Toy Run of well over 500 bikers rode to bring gifts for children in foster care to the downtown courthouse steps.

Christmas is Different But Will Not Disappoint!

Let’s check out some of the local tree vendors.