Man injured in fall from NC waterfall
Saluda Fire and Rescue Capt. Nicolas Edwards said the man suffered a knee injury and fell into the river Saturday.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
WNCA adopts new faith-based advocacy program
Campaign coordinator Anna Joyner says the new partnership between the WNCA and the Creation Alliance will allow the group to amplify events and initiatives.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
BWW Reviews: Farcical Boeing Boeing Soars at Hendersonville's Playhouse Downtown
For a witty summertime romp, it's hard to beat the Playhouse Downtown's production of "Boeing Boeing" in Hendersonville, North Carolina.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
NC Senate passes Medicaid reform legislation
The North Carolina Senate has given tentative approval to a bill that changes how Medicaid is administered and paid for in the state.
Lottery winner from Horse Shoe is lucky twice
Where else but the town of Horse Shoe would a person get lucky twice in the N.C. Education Lottery? Self-employed painter Ivan Gilbert is a two-time winner.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Hendersonville officer cleared in suspect shooting
A Hendersonville police officer will not face charges after she shot and killed a suspect who had stabbed her partner.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Sandburg's poetry inspires patriotism
Carl Sandburg's poetry impressed me when I was a student at Johnson County High School.
Smart bet web extra: Driving Miss Daisy
DRIVING MISS DAISY: Ronnie Pepper and Pamela Gilmer will star in Asheville Community Theatre's upcoming production of the Broadway play.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Late blight threatens Carolinas tomatoes
Late blight, the dreaded disease that wiped out the East Coast tomato crop in 2009, has shown up again in North Carolina.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Register, insure mopeds OK'd by NC Senate panel
The state Senate is sticking for now with new moped regulations that would require both North Carolina scooter operators to have insurance as well as those vehicles registered with the state.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Advocates for autism treatment push for coverage bill before session expires
Advocates for autism treatment are making one last push this legislative session to require health care insurers to cover behavioral therapy.
The Charlotte Observer
Hendersonville officer stabbed, suspect killed
HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. Police in Hendersonville say one officer has been stabbed and his partner shot and killed the suspect.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
NC coal ash bill destined for compromise committee
A key senator says his chamber will reject a competing version of legislation designed to clean up coal ash ponds at Duke Energy's North Caroilna power plants.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Flat Rock Playhouse cast keeps audience rolling in the aisles with Boeing Boeing
As part of its "Season of Laughter and Love" Flat Rock Playhouse presents the Tony Award-winning comedy, Boeing Boeing through July 27 at its downtown Hendersonville stage.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Driver who sped from cops on I-26 dies in wreck
Authorities say a man fleeing from state troopers on Interstate 26 has caused a wreck that killed him and injured two people in another car om Henderson County.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
North Carolina Students Perform Well at National History Day Competition
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