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  1. Why I never met the late, great Lewis GrizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | The Times

    Before our dear friend, Ed Parks, died, he would invite us up to his house in Highlands, N.C., on a Sunday and say, "We'll have supper then we'll go over to the Little Church in the Wildwoods and sing." It is a tiny church perched on a perilous hill where a hundred folks crowd into the benches, pull out the Methodist hymn book and sing for an hour or so.

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  2. Eleanor N. LeamanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Leaman of Springhill, FL & Joseph R. (Kristin) Leaman of Parkersburg; two daughters, Ellen R. (John) Bauman of Highlands, NC and Nancy V. Charlton of Parkersburg; grandchildren Christopher Butler, Justin Butler, Lorien Fay, Heidi Leaman, Hannah ...

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  3. This is Our Ultimate Garden ParadiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | Southern Accents

    ... impossible to forget. So the couple asked Smith to create the garden at Thistlewaite, their mountain retreat in Highlands, North Carolina -and to include a few of the smoke tree espaliers in the design. Three outdoor rooms compose the garden: the ...

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  4. Local Organizers Join Nationwide Effort to Post Bail for Black Mothers on Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Creative Loafing

    ... City to Texas. Local organizers say they decided to bring the project to Charlotte following a SONG conference in Highlands, N.C., in early March. Joie Shakur, a local organizer with SONG, said the group was immediately attracted to the idea when ...

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  5. SCC students turn park into learning experience -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Mt. Airy News

    ... local places during the semester including Mitchell River, Fisher River Park, Yadkin Island Park, and Grayson Highlands State Park in Virginia as field studies for the course. Jones explained the benefit of teaching in a region so rich in natural ...

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  6. Spinning Heads! Cut through the noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | PR Log

    ... stories and creations to share. Why shouldn't we be the ones to offer the platform! It is a win/win. Sleepless in Highlands, NC, yet again! Waylon Chastain For more about our company, visit https://whiteharvestliving.com/

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  7. How SC tax law could get even worse for 2nd-home ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Island Packet

    ... because I only use county services 50 percent of the time. I ran a tax comparison the other day: Beaufort vs. Highlands, N.C., an old mountain town with housing prices comparable to Hilton Head Island and Beaufort, high-end amenities and daily ...

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  8. In Brief: Footsloggers in Boone opens, WJ Office celebrates 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... for my brother and myself. It's been good that way, and we hope to live up to those expectations." ABINGDON, Va. - Highlands Bankshares Inc. (OTCQX: HLND) this week reported earnings of $1.0 million or $0.10 per diluted share, for the quarter ended ...

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  9. Local Organizers Join Nationwide Effort to Post Bail for Black Mothers on Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Creative Loafing

    ... City to Texas. Local organizers say they decided to bring the project to Charlotte following a SONG conference in Highlands, N.C., in early March. Joie Shakur, a local organizer with SONG, said the group was immediately attracted to the idea when ...

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  10. Pay TV Operators Launch Linear Consumer Ultra HD Services with SESRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | CED

    Two U.S. pay TV service providers are now offering commercial linear Ultra HD services to cable and IPTV subscriber homes using the SES satellite-delivered, prepackaged, Ultra HD solution: Marquette-Adams of Oxford, Wis., and Highlands Cable Group of Highlands, N.C. Both companies have licensed the SES-provided UHD programming through Vivicast Media and started offering UHD following trials of the SES platform. SES reports additional cable and IPTV operators are also close to launching their own Ultra HD services on the system, which is aimed at accelerating 4K Ultra HD deployments across North America.

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  11. Finalists selected for Hazelwood public art projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... after an official decision is made at the May public art commission meeting. The finalists are are Jim Collins of Highlands; Todd Frahm of Asheville; and Robert Orr of Waynesville. The $20,000 commission will be raised from private individuals, area ...

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  12. US Pay TV Providers Launch First Linear Consumer Ultra HD Services with SESRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Business Wire

    Multichannel video programming distributors deliver commercial linear Ultra HD package to subscriber homes using SES's content-rich pre-packaged 4K Ultra HD platform )--SES today announced that two innovative MVPDs in the US have launched the first commercial linear Ultra HD services to cable and IPTV subscriber homes using SES's satellite-delivered, pre-packaged, Ultra HD solution. Marquette-Adams of Oxford, Wisconsin and Highlands Cable Group of Highlands, North Carolina have licensed the SES-provided Ultra HD programming through Vivicast Media and have initiated their Ultra HD offerings following successful trials of the SES platform.

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  13. SES, Vivicast UHD bouquet for US cableRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | Advanced-television.com

    ... video programming distributors to supply a bouquet of ten UHD channels. Marquette-Adams of Oxford, Wisconsin and Highlands Cable Group of Highlands, North Carolina have licensed the Vivicast Media UHD bundles. SES says that a number of other cable ...

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  14. Nina Howard, new to Quick DrawRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... throughout the United States have represented Nina's work. The Novus and Ann Jacob Gallery in Atlanta and Highlands, NC, the Maraly Wilson Gallery in Birmingham, Alabama and the Primrose Gallery in New York are a few that have exhibited and sold her ...

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  15. Junior League gala set for May 6 at Harborside EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Moultrie News

    ... in need in the surrounding community. Auction items include trips to Bermuda and Sonoma, Calif.; a weekend in Highlands, N.C.; a Ro Sham Beaux chandelier; and original art work. "We raised more than $45,000 last year in support of the Junior League ...

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  16. NAIHE, Wayne KalaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    ... family. Wayne is survived by his wife, Gina, of Kennesaw, GA; his daughter, Sheryl Naihe Wilson (Dennis Wilson) of Highlands, NC, and his son, Kailer Wayne Naihe of Otto, NC; his sister, Barbara Naihe Simmons of Kailua, HI; and numerous adopted ...

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  17. WCU Haywood contractor outreach forum is April 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... location of food service options from A.K. Hinds University Center to Courtyard Dining Hall, three projects at the Highlands Biological Station and construction of a telecommunications structure.

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  18. Leanna HollenbeckRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | MainStreetNews.com

    Leanna Light Hollenbeck, 73, died Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at the Eckerd Living Center in Highlands, N.C. following an extended illness. Leanna was born in 1943 in Chula Vista, Calif., the daughter of the Jeanette Hagar Light and Leon Light.

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  19. Fireside RetreatsRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2008 | Southern Accents

    W e've warmed up to plenty of fireplace-furnished lodges tucked into the Blue Ridge Mountains, but The Inn at Half Mile Farm, sequestered a half mile from Highlands, North Carolina, has become one of our favorites. This romantic hideaway, opened in the summer 2001, has already developed a devoted following of repeat visitors from Atlanta, Florida, and just about anywhere the hustle and bustle gets a little overwhelming.

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  20. Blowing Rock nominated for Best Southern Small TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... are: Abbeville, S.C., Apalachicola, Fla., Breaux Bridge, La., Dahlonega, Ga., Eureka Springs, Ark., Gruene, Tex., Highlands, N.C., Jonesborough, Tenn., Lewisburg, W.V., Lexington, Va., Madison, Ga., Magnolia Springs, Ala., Middleburg, Va., New ...

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