Penland Left Legacy Of Selflessness, Courage, & Devotion

Anne Penland passed away in 1976, leaving behind a legacy of selflessness, courage, and devotion to those in need.

What’s Going Up?

Construction is underway on a 2,500-square-foot Starbucks store in the parking lot of the Weaverville Plaza in front of Big Lots on Weaver Blvd., according to a permit issued by the Town of Weaverville. The permit was taken out by ECA Buligo Weaverville Partners LP. No word if Starbucks will keep the location open inside […]

Giving the Bear Some Space

An eight-mile stretch of the Blue Ridge Parkway has been closed indefinitely because a bear cub has been hanging out with humans. Park rangers say this is dangerous, and they want the bear to have enough time to "lose interest" in the friendly overlook.

Asheville Symphony Chorus Opens Season with European Folk Music

The Asheville Symphony Chorus (ASC) opens its 2023-2024 season with “On the Danube’s Shore: Music from Austria, Germany, Slovakia, and Hungary” on November 12, 2023, at First Baptist Church of Asheville. The concert, performed under the baton of ASC’s new, permanent Conductor, Kyle Ritter, will feature folk music and love songs from Béla Bartók, Johannes […]

ASO’s Masterworks 3: American Portraits

Experience the star-studded "Masterworks 3: American Portraits" concert by the Asheville Symphony, featuring Pulitzer-winning composer Jennifer Higdon and "Hamilton" star Bryan Terrell Clark, on November 18, 2023, showcasing Higdon's "Cold Mountain Suite" and Copland's "Lincoln Portrait" with Clark as the narrator.

Celestial Glimpses

This week, Aries reflects and finds calmness, Taurus embraces tranquility and focus, Gemini enjoys a breather, Cancer embraces feminine energy, Leo indulges in fun, Virgo goes with the flow, Libra welcomes peaceful connections, Scorpio experiences a lighter atmosphere.

Magical Holiday Winter Lights Show at NC Arboretum

The 10th Annual Winter Lights show at The North Carolina Arboretum is about to begin with many added displays.

Hunter Promoted To Deputy Fire Chief

Hunter's journey from a young volunteer to a leader within the Weaverville Fire Department exemplifies a profound commitment to the well-being and safety of the community.

The Wall That Heals: Traveling Vietnam Memorial Comes to WNC

The Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall will be on display all weekend at The Veterans Healing Farm in Hendersonville, providing an opportunity for for family and friends to find and honor their loved ones lost in the war. There will be other events throughout the weekend to enjoy.

Henderson County Wall of Honor Program Nov 11th

Retired Army major Bob Johnson, a member of the Henderson County VFW Post 5206, will be speaking about the Henderson County Wall of Honor program at 2 p.m. on November 11, 2023. The talk will be at the downtown library in Hendersonville and is open to the public. In this program, the VFW puts veteran’s […]