NC newspapers tout win over public notice bill
The North Carolina Press Association is claiming victory in a battle to maintain government notices in newspapers, but the war isn't yet over.
Sat May 18, 2013
Fri May 17, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Gloucester County College Provost John Henzy wraps up storied career
Over the bulk of his 43 years on campus, he figures he has taught as many as 30,000 students.
Wed May 15, 2013
New corporate proposal defeated in NC House
The House has rejected an effort to create a new kind of corporate structure in North Carolina that would focus on benefiting the public in addition to making a profit.
The Sampson Independent
Purvis gets nod as interim city manager
Shawn Purvis, who has served as Clinton's assistant manager since 2008 and assumed the finance officer role in 2011, will serve as interim city manager while the city searches for John Connet's replacement.
Tue May 14, 2013
Man Who Spent $250,000 On "Bad" Nissan GT-R Banned From Tuner's Event
Yesterday, we covered the ongoing saga of a GT-R owner who had complaints about work done by Forged Performance.
Mon May 13, 2013
Reps. Jordan, McGrady visit Eustace Conway
Republican Reps. Jonathan Jordan of Jefferson and Chuck McGrady of Hendersonville visited Eustace Conway's Turtle Island Preserve May 4 to observe its buildings and activities prior to making legislative proposals regarding primitive camps.
Sun May 12, 2013
4 charged in Henderson vandalism cases
Four Henderson County men are facing charges in connection with a vandalism spree in the Lake Summit area.
Fri May 10, 2013
Court upholds 2008 Hendersonville murder conviction
The N.C. Court of Appeals upheld the murder conviction in Henderson County of a man featured on the "America's Most Wanted" website while on the run from authorities.
Thu May 09, 2013
Jacksonville Daily News
Henderson officials identify shooting victims
Henderson County sheriff's deputies have released the names of a couple and their daughter who were shot and killed outside a home in Hendersonville.
Wed May 08, 2013
3 dead in Hendersonville shooting
Investigators say three people have been shot to death outside a home in Hendersonville and the suspect also is dead.
Tue May 07, 2013
Interview with Johnny Cash tribute artist Jimmie Ray Cantrell
On May 6, 2013, Jimmie Ray Cantrell shared with Examiner.com how successful their shows were over the weekend in Pahrump, Nev.
Close in miles, but worlds apart
The mayor of Hendersonville, just 29 miles down Interstate 26 from any-way-you-like-it Asheville, describes her city as a "sophisticated small town," enjoying itself and its more leisurely pace while sharing a lot of the same regional amenities.
Mon May 06, 2013
Park Ridge Health named among top 100 healthcare employers by Becker's Hospital Review Hendersonville, N.C. - Park Ridge Health is pleased to announce its selection as one of the "100 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" by Becker's Hospital Review and Becker's ASC Review.
Sun May 05, 2013
Cinco de Mayo Rodeo & Festival rescheduled for May 12
This weekend's Cinco de Mayo Rodeo & Festival has been rescheduled to next Sunday, May 12th due to weather.
Fri May 03, 2013
Flat Rock's 'Gospel' is a miracle to behold
A jokey, jumbled, jamboree retelling of the biblical book of Matthew, "Cotton Patch Gospel" must tempt directors to make it either all goofy or all goody-two-shoes. Flat Rock Playhouse's current production does neither, focusing instead on a rousing musicality.
Thu May 02, 2013
The Big Apple
"Local Food: Thousands of Miles Fresher"
Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.
Taming the Bearwallow Beast
Ryan Lubbers is a glutton for a good -- some might say brutal -- run. So much so that the 37-year-old science teacher, who survived the inaugural Bearwallow Beast 5K last year, is coming back Sunday to run the 3.1-mile, all-uphill trail race presented by the Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy.
Wed May 01, 2013
Wild Plant Walk May 4
Full announcement from ECO WNC: - ECO, the Environmental and Conservation Organization, will host a Wild Plant Walk on Saturday, May 4 from 10-12 as part of its monthly Sustainable Living Workshop Series.
500 Block Hendersonville construction update
From the city of Hendersonville: Dear 500 Block Merchants, Property Owners, and Tenants of Main Street: Good morning.