Katrina Morgan

Elevating Community Culture Through Dance: The Inspiring Story of Hendersonville Ballet

In the heart of Western North Carolina, amidst the picturesque landscapes and vibrant culture, lies the Hendersonville Ballet, a beacon of artistic expression and excellence. Founded by Natalie Gerardot, this organization stands as a testament to the transformative power of dance in our community. In a candid conversation with Natalie and director Kevin Overbey, we […]

Spring Plant Sale: A Blooming Tribute to Mom

Discover a botanical extravaganza at the Annual Spring Plant Sale on May 18th, where attendees can explore a variety of seedlings, starter plants, and gardening expertise suitable for enthusiasts of all levels.

Farmer named Chief Operations Officer at Asheville Regional Airport

In a move that has garnered significant attention in aviation circles, Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) announced the appointment of Ms. Alexandra “Lexie” Farmer, C.M., A.C.E., as the organization’s new Chief Operations Officer (COO). The decision, made following a national search in preparation for the retirement of current COO Michael Reisman in June 2024, marks a […]

Asheville Art Museum’s Free Community Day

The Asheville Art Museum is inviting the community to a free Community Day on Saturday, April 6, from noon to 5pm to celebrate the exhibition, The New Salon: A Contemporary View. The event will feature public tours of The New Salon, hands-on activities, nail art, a documentary film screening of Auto-Morphosis, and music by DJ […]

Asheville Art Museum’s Free Community Day

The Asheville Art Museum presents The New Salon: A Contemporary View exhibition, featuring diverse and fantastical narratives in New Contemporary figurative art, inspired by rebellion against mainstream art movements, with hands-on activities, talks, and a mural by Lauren YS, on display until August 19th.

Project Linus Requests Blanket Donations

The Western North Carolina Chapter of Project Linus is requesting handmade blankets to restock our inventory. This winter we have donated to numerous local agencies and organizations to provide “blanket hugs” to children in crisis. Now we are seeking donations of handmade quilts, crocheted or knitted blankets, and no-sew fleece blankets to increase our inventory. […]

9th Annual Woodfin 5K: Supporting Education and Community

Mark your calendars for the 9th Annual Woodfin 5K, scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 27, at 9:00 AM. This exciting event not only promises a morning of exhilarating exercise but also serves as a vital fundraiser for the students of Woodfin Elementary School. Since its inception in 2014, the Read-Write-Run event has been […]

Upstairs Artspace Welcomes Lowcountry Artists for Spring Shows

The works of Lynne Riding, Kristi Ryba, and Mary Walker in a series of captivating exhibitions promise to enchant art enthusiasts of all ages with scenes from the Lowcountry of South Carolina.

Monument to Honor Crew of First USS Asheville Patrol Gunboat

Representatives from the North Carolina Submarine Museum Foundation and the City of Asheville announced plans for a monument honoring the crew of the USS Asheville Patrol Gunboat No. 21. The first submarine bearing the Asheville name launched on July 4, 1918. The ship’s ceremonial sponsor was Alyne J. Reynolds, daughter of Dr. Carl V. Reynolds, […]

Dynamite Roasting: Crafting Coffee with Community and Consciousness

More than just a coffee company, it's a catalyst for social change and community connection, committed to sourcing the finest quality organic, fair trade beans while fostering meaningful relationships with customers, growers, and the environment.