Henderson County Newswire

Henderson County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Henderson County, NC.

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  1. Hidden hazards: Is your home making you sick?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mountain Xpress

    HOW'S THE AIR IN THERE? Home adviser Rick Bayless shares examination findings with Katrina Bragg of Henderson County. Photo courtesy of Bayless Are you feeling lightheaded, weak or groggy this winter? Forget the flu; your home could be making you sick.

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  2. Urgent care growing in WNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mountain Xpress

    ... officer for Hendersonville's Pardee UNC Health Care. Pardee currently operates two urgent care centers in Henderson County, with a third planned to open in Mills River this summer. According to a 2012 Centers for Disease Control study, emergency ...

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  3. Hendersonville Magazine Reports Record Audience GrowthRead the original story

    Saturday | PRWeb

    Hendersonville Magazine has experienced a significant increase in readership in conjunction with the growth of relocation and tourism in Henderson County and surrounding areas. In 2017, Hendersonville Magazine increased annual printing for the 4th year in a row to keep up with growing demand for information about the community.

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  4. Health care documentary in Flat Rock looks to heal a broken systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Mountain Xpress

    ... at the Tipping Point , which had finished a double feature at Flat Rock Cinema. The film, sponsored by the Henderson County chapter of Our Revolution, the progressive political organization spun off from Bernie Sanders ' presidential campaign, made ...

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  5. Police reports -Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Mt. Airy News

    ... 49, of 145 Westwood Drive, has been arrested on forgery and seven other charges filed nearly a year ago in Henderson County. Dupree, who was taken into custody at his home last Wednesday night, is accused of two felonies, forging an endorsement and ...

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  6. Deputies: One suspect charged, another sought after armed robbery at Henderson Co. storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | FOX Carolina

    Officials with Henderson County Sheriff's Office said a robbery was reported at the El Charrito Tienda at the intersection of Dana Road and Upward Road around 9:56 a.m. Deputies said a witness reported observing two males run to a gold Cadillac Escalade and drive off. The vehicle appears to have been stolen from a private residence and used in the robbery, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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  7. County gives waste hauler 30 days to address complaintsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 6 | WBTV

    A trash hauler has 30 days to clean up its act or lose its permit in a North Carolina county. The Times-News of Hendersonville reports residents have sent the Henderson County Board of Commissioners a slew of complaints following Waste Pro's takeover of routes servicing 8,000 residences in Henderson and Transylvania counties, a significant increase from its previous portfolio of 800 homes.

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  8. Woman describes how teen she knew pulled gun on her during robberyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 2 | WAAY

    A 70-year-old woman, who has been a nurse for more than 40 years, fears for her safety after having a gun pointed in her face during a robbery in her home. Just days after Henderson County Sheriff's investigators said 19-year-old Nicholas Pacilli shot into the woman's glass back doors and stole her purse, she wants to share the story of how she knows Pacilli, who, along with Dillon Schimmel and Javier Cervantes Jr., was charged in the case.

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  9. Deputies: 3 charged after shooting, home invasion at home of 70-year-old womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | FOX Carolina

    ... weapon and one felony count of discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling. Pacilli remains in the Henderson County Jail under a $130,000.00 secured bond. Dillon James Schimmel, 23 of North Main Street in Hendersonville was charged with one ...

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  10. Arts Council of Henderson County presents 2018 Mentors & Students...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Mountain Xpress

    The Arts Council of Henderson County will present a series of exhibitions as a thematic unit entitled Mentors & Students at First Citizens Bank in Hendersonville. Celebrating the importance of art in a child's life, the three exhibitions will feature the work of Henderson County elementary students, secondary students and their art mentors.

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  11. Veteran, former deputy sues sheriff for discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | The Progress

    A former sheriff's deputy is suing a North Carolina sheriff who he says discriminated against him for his disability and military background and wrongfully terminated him. The Times-News of Hendersonville reports Geoffrey Turner's lawsuit contends Henderson County sheriff's employees harassed him for his hearing loss and military record, which included three tours in Afghanistan and Iraq with the U.S. Army National Guard.

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  12. Henderson County Public Schools awarded $7,500 in grants from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Mountain Xpress

    ... 22, 2018) - Henderson Oil Company awarded a total of $7,500 in ExxonMobil Educational Alliance grants to 15 Henderson County Public Schools on Monday, Jan. 29, supplying elementary, middle and high school principals with extra funds for necessary ...

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  13. Former deputy sues North Carolina sheriff for discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Stars and Stripes

    A veteran and former Henderson County deputy is suing Sheriff Charles McDonald in federal district court, saying the sheriff discriminated against and wrongfully terminated him. Geoffrey Turner claims that for the more than three years he worked under the sheriff, he was discriminated against and eventually fired because of his disability and military background, charges the sheriff denied Monday.

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  14. New $5.25M bid submitted for Ferry Road propertyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 29 | Mountain Xpress

    ... any development application on that property. Asheville annexed the land in 1999 before selling it to Henderson County in 2002. Henderson County in turn sold the property to Buncombe County in 2015. David Floyd is the Buncombe County reporter for ...

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  15. City leaves light on for hotel on Airport RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | Mountain Xpress

    ... development team. "But if you can't put a hotel there, where can you actually put a hotel? It's almost in Henderson County." Residents of West Asheville will be able to shop at a revamped Ingles grocery store in the future after City Council ...

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  16. Woman, inmate charged after suspected heroin is interceptedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | WSOCTV

    ... Carolina intercepted a quantity of suspected heroin concealed in an incoming U.S. Postal Service parcel. A Henderson County Sheriff's Office Facebook post says detectives identified 24-year-old Carissa Alexis Jones as the supplier of three parcels ...

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  17. NC Carolina Hunting Skills Tournament ResultsRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2018 | North Carolina Sportsman

    North Carolina 4-H Shooting Sports held it's 2nd Annual NC 4-H Hunting Skills Tournament on Saturday January 13th at the Millstone 4-H Center and the John M Lentz Hunter Education Center and Range in Ellerbe NC. HOA for the Tournament and Senior Division was Stephen Walker from Davie County 4-H Shooting Sports with a score of 451/600, followed by Ivey Wilkie from Henderson County and Dakota Anderson 3rd) from Iredell County.

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  18. Officials: Nearly 59K gallons of untreated waste water spill into creek in Henderson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | FOX Carolina

    Officials with The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality say nearly 59,000 gallons of untreated waste water were accidentally released into a body of water in Henderson County on Friday. Per the release, the City of Hendersonville's waste water Collection System experienced the discharge "from a manhole located at 99 Balfour Road due to excessive rainfall and a damaged manhole, resulting in sanitary sewer overflow."

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  19. Louvenia Presnell MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Watauga Democrat

    ... A graduate of Lees-McRae College and Appalachian State Teachers College, Mrs. Martin was an Educator in Henderson County for 36 years. She was a lifelong learner and educator and earned her MA from Western Carolina. She was a member of Boone United ...

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  20. County approves $5M sale of Ferry Road propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Mountain Xpress

    ... hands a few times in the past 20 years: The city of Asheville annexed the land in 1999 before selling it to Henderson County in 2002. Henderson County then sold the parcel to Buncombe County in 2015. Commissioner Joe Belcher said the sale is good ...

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