Pete Zamplas

Hawks, Sugar Jets, Rockets Soar in Hoops

Enka Sugar Jets and Asheville lead girls hoops in the WMAC with North Buncombe closer, while N.B. is now tied for first among boys’ teams.

Asheville High School Facelift is Sharp

Asheville High School renovation is about to add a new structure, following a sharp facelift of the 1929 main building.

Reynolds, Roberson Pace WMAC Boys’ Hoops

Four teams pace the premier WMAC in boys basketball — led by Rivals Reynolds and Roberson who meet Thursday night.

Bearcat Bridge: Campus Blending Old With New

Hendersonville High School construction and renovation is progressing rapidly in this winter, with a design blending the historic with the new.

New Police Station Going Up Near 7th Avenue

Our first look at the new HVL Police Station construction, nearer than the current site to the high-crime part of town.

HHS ‘BasketCats’ Dominate M6 Foes

Unbeaten Hendersonville Bearcats are obliterating the opposition in basketball.

I-26 Widening to Take Three More Years

Widening of I-26 will take three more years — along 18 miles from AVL to HVL, from two to four lanes each way.

TCR Reaches Semis, West KOs Top Seed

T.C. Roberson reached the state semifinals in 3A volleyball playoffs, while West Henderson knocked off the West Region’s number one seed as its postseason highlight.

Blair Myhand is New HPD Chief

Blair Myhand, Hendersonville’s new police chief, impressed city officials with his strong leadership skills and emphasis on strict standards and community outreach in policing.

No Permit Issued in Fatal Wall Collapse

A masonry worker was crushed to death after a 12-foot-high concrete retaining wall his crew was working on collapsed on him and three co-workers, at the Hajoca Corp. parking lot in Hendersonville on Jan. 13.