The Republican second primary (Runoff) in the 11th Congressional District will take place on June 23, 2020. The contest is between Republicans Lynda Bennett and Madison Cawthorn.
Hendersonville's Main Street will close to vehicular traffic twice a month at least into early August, expanding sidewalk dining space and catering to pedestrians to try to boost downtown business.
For state policymakers, few decisions will be as challenging, or as broadly consequential, as those involving elementary and secondary education.
On May 22, North Carolina entered Phase II of Governor Roy Cooper’s reopening plan.
Lawmakers moved to restrict pensions for public officials who commit crimes while performing their official duties.
Military spouses and veterans could find it easier to get jobs in North Carolina. The House Judiciary Committee approved House Bill 1053 on Thursday, June 4, and it heads to the House’s Homeland Security, Military, and Veterans Affairs committee.
On June 2, after two nights of protest, Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer declared a citywide state of emergency and put an 8 pm - 6 am curfew into effect immediately and indefinitely. The curfew was lifted this past Saturday, June 6.
The Asheville Gallery of Art is inviting area artists to apply for membership by June 15.
Republican 11th congressional Candidate Madison Cawthorn hobnobbed with supporters on Friday night out in the Leicester community. The Henderson native is facing a runoff with the other GOP candidate for the seat, Lynda Bennett.
One local company is still fighting again COVID-19 with the introduction of a new disposable thermometer to its line of products.