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Bearcats Hunt Down the Bears, Host Face Lions

Hendersonville faces reigning state champ Shelby Golden Lions, after shooting down Bunker Hill in round one.

Asheville Finishes Third, Makes Playoffs

Asheville won twice last week, to make football playoffs. The AHS-Erwin game usually decides second place in the WMAC. This time, at stake was third place and the final playoff berth for  AHS and its two foes. The Cougars won convincingly — over Erwin behind a sub quarterback, then to spoil the ending to resurgent North Henderson’s inspiring season.

What You Need to Know as a Taxpayer

Taxpayers now have until May 17 to send off their 2020 tax returns and to claim a credit for stimulus relief they qualify for, but still face paying interest on their state tax if filing after April 15.

ACR-AHS Battle: Drama, Defense, Dynasty

Reynolds faced off against historic arch-rival Asheville.

ACR-AHS Battle: Drama, Defense, Dynasty

Reynolds faced off against historic arch-rival Asheville.

Rockets Go Furthest in Soccer Playoffs

Reynolds advanced furthest into soccer playoffs among local teams — reaching round three. Roberson, North Henderson and Hendersonville also enjoyed excellent seasons.

Bearcats are State Runners-Up in Hoops

Hendersonville Bearcats made it to the 2A state championship game, where they were on the short end of a record high-scoring contest.

New Falcons Shift into ‘Manuel’ Transmission

West Henderson is young but should improve, following an impressive second-place finish in the elite WMAC.

East Eagles Unleash a Huge Line & Runner

East Henderson unleashes a huge offensive line and main running back.

HHS Bearcat Athletes are on the Prowl

Hendersonville features swift athletes in its bid to win in its final season in the Mountain Six Athletic Conference.