Pete Zamplas

HHS ‘Comeback Cats’ Fall 50-35 in Reidsville

Reidsville is the three-time reigning 2A state football champion. The Rams showed HHS why, with even greater speed. Yet, the Comeback Cats rallied.

Thanks for Protection: New HPD Station Opens

Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude in many ways. This includes local law enforcement’s protection of citizens.

Soccer Rockets Edge Rams 1-0 in 4 OTs

A soccer playoffs thriller went scoreless for over 107 minutes before A.C. Reynolds scored to oust T.C. Roberson from playoffs. ACR, Enka and North Henderson advanced furthest in playoffs, among local teams.

HHS Lit Up Burns; AHS Falls in Round Two

Hendersonville is the sole survivor in state football playoffs, among Henderson and Buncombe public high schools. Asheville nearly made it to round three, falling by one point.

Cougars, Bearcats Win Football Playoff Openers

“CAT-atonic: In football, when foes of teams with feline nicknames are in a deeply ineffective slumber.”

Blakely, Goode, Roundtree are Among Winners

Mills River voters expunged both incumbents on its ballot, while the other four municipalities in Henderson County re-elected incumbents.

Rams and Falcons Sparkle in Volleyball

T.C. Roberson won two volleyball playoff matches and West Henderson won one. They both won league crowns.

Atlanta Braves Chop Astros for World Title

This reporter saw Atlanta win its World Series home opener from the left-center field stands.

King of the Jungle: Soccer Cats Prowl

The “Soccer Cats” are led by Cooper King’s scoring, the skilled squad’s precise passing, tenacious defense and Noah Pavao’s crisp goalkeeping.

Walsh-Roundtree Duel Looms for Council

Three candidates contend for two seats on Hendersonville City Council. With incumbent Jerry Smith viewed as the frontrunner, the race seems mostly between Chelsea Walsh and Debbie Roundtree.