Workers Demanding Affordable Parking

The Buncombe County Commissioners are getting bombarded by requests for affordable parking, as it is not uncommon for wage earners to pay over 20% of their income in fees and fines. Those who park free in surrounding neighborhoods find the midnight walks among people living on the streets intimidating.

Hendersonville “Caregivers of Mother Earth” City Celebration

The City Council voted unanimously on Thursday, September 1, 2022 for Hendersonville, NC to become the cornerstone Caregivers of Mother Earth (COME) city. With this decision, the combined voices of the mayor, city council, and Environmental Sustainability Board further strengthen our city’s commitment to our children and the environment. A Community Celebration is scheduled for […]

Harris Named New Weaverville Fire Chief

Weaverville finds a new fire chief in Scottie Harris, who was formerly Black Mountain's fire chief. Harris comes to the town by way of the Northern Wake Fire Department, where he is currently chief. He is expected to start his new job on October 10th.

Hendersonville LIVE Hunger Walk Sets 100k Goal

After two years of virtual events, the 40th annual Henderson County Hunger Coalition Hunger Walk, with its fundraising goal of $100,000, will be held, rain or shine, in Jackson Park on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 8:00 a.m. All funds raised will be distributed to various food pantries, which receive funds by means of an application. […]

Brevard Philharmonic Orchestra Launches 2022-2023 Season

A full season of classical music is beginning this September as James Fellenbuam begins his 5th season with the Brevard Philharmonic Orchestra. A renowned cellist, Julie Albers, will be performing an all-Russian concert.

Erwin Prevails, North Buncombe and Owen Nearly Win

In brisk comebacks, Erwin won and Owen nearly did, while North Buncombe High School had a sterling first half and a Reynolds star scored on three long plays.

Eagles Storm Back, Knights Win, Cats Cruise

East and North Henderson beat Buncombe squads, while Hendersonville won but lost its star quarterback for the season.

Rediscovering the Founding Father’s Thoughts on Church & State

Rediscovering the Founding Fathers' thoughts on church and state in their own words is explored in this article on American history.

A Musical Program on Cello

The Weaverville Music Study Club will present a musical program featuring Marie Cole on Cello, accompanied by Alison Moore on piano. This event will be held on Friday, September 23 at 7 pm at the First Baptist Church, Weaverville. Other sponsors of the program are Motoriffic Sales and Service, LLC, Peterson Insurance Group, Inc, Edward […]

Church Craft Fair

Newbridge Baptist Church will host a craft fair on Saturday, October 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. All entries are intricately hand-made. Foods will also be available, including hamburgers, hotdogs, chips, sweet treats, and drinks. Proceeds from the sale of food go to the Man Cave Ministry. Proceeds from the craft booth sale will […]