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Life's not too late to share - News  BlueRidgeNow.com

History should be viewed as the story of who we are.Like all journeys, there is an awakening, a realization, a beginning.Katherine (Kathy) Hamilton lived in ...



NEW LOCAL "WALK OF FAME" INDUCTEES ANNOUNCED  WHKP

New Inductees into Hendersonville and Henderson County's “WALK OF FAME” were listed in Hendersonville City Council's meet last Thursday. The new “class” ...



Hendersonville High alumni 'optimistic' about new plans for school  WLOS

Renewed hope for some Hendersonville High School alumni — with the Stillwell building in new plans for the school. School board members voted ...



Henderson County News: Margaret Thomas, philanthropist and civic leader, dies at age 87  Hendersonville Lightning

By Bill Moss, Published: December 5, 2018. Margaret S. Thomas, who helped manage her family's successful produce business, enjoyed bridge, traveling and ...



School Board chooses PFA Architects for new Hendersonville High  BlueRidgeNow.com

The Henderson County School Board will go with a new architect to take a *fresh* look at Hendersonville High, hoping to keep costs down and renovate the ...



Plans for a new Hendersonville High School halted after cost concerns  WLOS

After months of debate, plans for a new Hendersonville High School have come to an impasse.Wednesday morning, the Board of Commissioners voted to not ...



Ridge Lines: I like to think it so  BlueRidgeNow.com

The further back in history we go, the harder it becomes to experience things as they were. There are few reminders left … of the way things used to be. What is ...



9 firms submit qualifications to build a new Hendersonville High  WLOS

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Nine architectural firms have submitted Requests for Qualifications to Henderson County Public Schools associate ...



School Board starts search for architect for new Hendersonville High  WLOS

The Henderson County School Board has started its search for an architect to draw up plans for a new Hendersonville High School.Last week, county ...



MARGARET S.THOMAS...COMMUNITY, CIVIC LEADER, PHILANTHROPIST DIED TUESDAY AT AGE 87  WHKP

XA Celebration of Margaret's life will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, December 7, 2018 at the Hendersonville Presbyterian Church with the Reverend Kathryn ...



Committee chooses Clark Nexsen for Hendersonville High project  BlueRidgeNow.com

The architectural firm that drew up scrapped plans for a new Hendersonville High is set to be given another chance, following backing from school officials ...



Cost of new Hendersonville High goes up  WLOS

Henderson County school board members unanimously voted to meet with county commissioners before moving forward with the new Hendersonville High ...



Demolition starts for new Hendersonville High School building  WLOS

Plans for a new Hendersonville High School building became more visual with demolition crews arriving on site this week.Workers started tearing down a ...



Fresh start is best for HHS  BlueRidgeNow.com

It's not surprising the Henderson County Board of Public Education decided to hire a new architect to design Hendersonville High School, given the contentious ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: Panel endorses current county architect for new HHS plans  Hendersonville Lightning

Architect Paul Boney, of LS3P, along with other members of the design team, describes HHS construction plan. Comments ...



Hendersonville to host "Border War" Jamboree  Asheville Citizen-Times

Hendersonville High School will play host to a North Carolina-South Carolina Border War jamboree Friday, beginning at 5 p.m. at Dietz Field.



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: Chris Collins, an HHS graduate in Congress, charged with insider trading  Hendersonville Lightning

Chris Collins, a 1968 graduate of Hendersonville High School, was elected to Congress in 2012. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: August 8, 2018. Related ...



Full throttle: Burns outlasts HHS in shootout  BlueRidgeNow.com

It took Hendersonville eight minutes to drive the field and score on its first drive of the game hosting Burns on Thursday night. After that, it was off to the races.



Henderson County News: Pricetag gap reignites furor over HHS  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (May 24, 2018) - The latest flashpoint in a contentious three-year path to a Hendersonville High School replacement has revived calls for a ...



Henderson County News: Sale of Boyd property would limit options for HHS  Hendersonville Lightning

By Bill Moss, Published: July 27, 2018. Related Stories. HHS inducts five into Hall of Fame · Commissioners open to new plans for HHS · LIGHTNING ...



Henderson County seniors mark the end of their high school careers  WLOS

Five Henderson County high schools held their graduation ceremonies on Friday.Hendersonville's ceremony started at 6 p.m. at Jim Pardue gymnasium, which ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: $11 million cost overrun jeopardizes HHS construction  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (May 15, 2018) - Henderson County School Board members reacted with dismay on Monday to a suddenly announced $11 million cost ...



Indicted lawmaker, an HHS grad, booted from committee  BlueRidgeNow.com

WASHINGTON — Speaker Paul Ryan said Wednesday that he was removing an indicted congressman from the House Energy and Commerce Committee and ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: ⚡️ VOTER GUIDE: School Board  Hendersonville Lightning

Stacey Caskey and Jay Egolf during a light moment at School Board forum. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: October 20, 2018. Related Stories. COUNTY'S ...



Henderson County News: Loren Wells, who built Bon Worth empire on polyester, dies at age 76  Hendersonville Lightning

Loren Wells, shown in a Hall of Fame portrait, graduated from Hendersonville High School in 1960. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: September 13, 2018.



Candidate profile: Randy Ward, Henderson County School Board  BlueRidgeNow.com

Randy Ward is a Hendersonville native and 1977 graduate of East Henderson High who works for Kimberly-Clark. He sponsored a youth baseball program for ...



HHS boys golf wins 2-A West Regional title  BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville High School's boys golf team kept its cool on a warm day Monday at Cleghorn Plantation and came back home with the 2-A West Regional title.



$52.6 million Hendersonville High project finally gets the green light  WLOS

Henderson County commissioners Friday got what they've wanted for months.After a 3-2 vote, Hendersonville City Council approved the necessary zoning ...



More outcry over plans to build $53 million Hendersonville High School  WLOS

A meeting to present the renderings for a $53 million Hendersonville High School was upstaged by a chorus of mostly upset neighbors who still want to see local ...



Henderson County Life: Longtime HHS band director gets new gig  Hendersonville Lightning

Fran Shelton, the retired Hendersonville High School band director, has joined Asheville Community Band as director and conductor. [LIGHTNING FILE PHOTO].



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: School Board candidates largely agree on saving Stillwell, arming teachers  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 16, 2018) - School Board candidates are broadly in agreement on the major issues the elected leaders will face in the months ahead, ...



Bearcat romp: HHS rolls to big win over East in finale  BlueRidgeNow.com

It hasn't been the easiest season for Hendersonville football, but on Friday night the Bearcats may have gotten some of that frustration out. The recipient of that ...



THE NEW HHS CAMPUS STILL "ON HOLD"; NEW EDNEYVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL UNDER CONSTRUCTION  WHKP

NO RESOLUTION IN SIGHT FOR HHS ISSUES. Plans for a new $50 million-plus Hendersonville High School campus have been “on hold” now for about a ...



Hendersonville High could be built outside city limits if Boyd site is rejected  WLOS

Henderson County commissioners are considering the possibility of building the new Hendersonville High miles from downtown if the city council rejects a ...



Hendersonville to host NC-SC Border War on Friday  BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville High School will be hosting the North Carolina-South Carolina Border War football jamboree, starting at 5 p.m. Friday at Dietz Field. The first ...



Commissioners vote to build new Hendersonville High School  WLOS

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. -- County commissioners voted on Wednesday to build a new Hendersonville High School.The new school will be on the former Boyd ...



Hendersonville High School alum pushing city council to block new school  WLOS

A member of the Hendersonville High School Alumni Association confirmed a last ditch effort was being made to keep a new school from being built on the Boyd ...



HHS construction plan moves forward without Stillwell building  BlueRidgeNow.com

Construction of a new Hendersonville High will move forward without the historic classroom building that has housed its students for 90 years. The Henderson ...



Developing: Hendersonville High main building could be part of new $53M school  WLOS

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. -- According to a letter from the Henderson County Manager to the Superintendent of Henderson County Public Schools, historic ...



Henderson County News: HHS to induct six into Hall of Fame  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 1, 2017) - Two popular longtime teachers, a second-generation city car dealer, a Realtor and National Guard commander, ...



WATCH: Down 6-4, high school football team wins on miraculous game-winning play  Saturday Down South

So many things are happening in this miracle. The best we can tell, the freshman football team at Hendersonville High School (Nashville, Tn.) won on a last ...



HHS Bobby Wilkins named Principal of the Year  BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville High's Bobby Wilkins was named Principal of the Year today for Henderson County Public Schools. His selection was announced during an ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: Jay Egolf announces run for School Board  Hendersonville Lightning

Jay Egolf [Facebook photo]. Comments. By Lightning Reports, Published: February 1, 2018. Related Stories. Both parties endorse in nonpartisan School Board ...



Landrum set for East-West All-Star Game in Greensboro  BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville High School graduate Tykel Landrum walked across the stage for his diploma just a few weeks ago, but he's not quite done representing the ...



Put in da fullback, Part 1: A feature on Gash  BlueRidgeNow.com

He played 12 seasons in the NFL and coached in it for 10 more. But it was Penn State assistant Jim Caldwell and Joe Paterno who plucked Gash out of rural ...



New Hendersonville High School building in the works  WYFF Greenville

The Henderson County Commissioners have voted to build a new Hendersonville High School.



Candidate profile: Patricia "Pat" Sheley, Board of Commissioners District 1  BlueRidgeNow.com

What are the main accomplishments you hope to see out of the Henderson County Substance Abuse Task Force in terms of fighting the local opioid crisis?



Hendersonville High School weighs in on presidential race with its own election  WLOS

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. -- Most of them are not old enough to vote but still Hendersonville High School elected a president Friday.That election was a part of ...



Police investigate arson at Hendersonville High School's baseball field  WLOS

The Hendersonville Police Department is investigating an arson that occurred at Hendersonville High School's baseball field over the weekend.According to Fire ...



County commissioner calls out city council members over new Hendersonville High  WLOS

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — A Henderson County commissioner is taking on three members of city council in the latest battle over the future of ...



Five area teams reach state football playoffs  BlueRidgeNow.com

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association released its finalized football playoff brackets on Saturday afternoon. Five area teams were selected.



Bearfootin Bears auctioned for good causes in Hendersonville  BlueRidgeNow.com

The annual Bearfootin' Bears live fundraising auction was held Saturday afternoon at the Historic Courthouse Plaza in downtown Hendersonville. The annual ...



Henderson County News: Homeowners form 191 Alliance to block widening  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 17, 2018) - Residents along N.C. 191 have stepped up their opposition to a project that would transform the road into four-lane divided ...



HHSs Landrum picks Wingate  BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville's Tykel Landrum has decided where his next football home will be. The Bearcat senior is set to commit to Wingate University Tuesday at a ...



Energetic retired teacher Dot Case goes for school board  Thetribunepapers

By Pete Zamplas – Dot Reid Case is as energetic as ever two years into retirement after teaching government locally for 47 years, and she wants to bring her ...



East Henderson outlasts Hendersonville in thrilling 3-2 victory  WLOS

WLOS - When the East Henderson Eagles stepped into the gym at Hendersonville High School on Thursday night, there were two prizes awaiting them if they ...



Henderson County Life: Hendersonville native's debut novel wins acclaim  Hendersonville Lightning

By Bill Moss, Published: April 15, 2018. Related Stories. As a child Heather Bell played with her sister in spooky sheds at her grandparents' home. “My maternal ...



Local rowing team earns gold in Chattanooga  BlueRidgeNow.com

On Saturday, the Men's 1 Varsity 4 boat from Asheville Youth Rowing Association came in first out of 97 boats in its event to win Gold at the HOOCH in ...



State reports on local schools in news in brief from our issue of Sept. 12, 2018  Mountain Xpress

Area school districts checked their state report cards, which indicated moderate gains at many local public schools. Henderson County Public Schools launched ...



USFS warns about increased bear activity in Pisgah  BlueRidgeNow.com

The US Forest *Service* is warning visitors to be on the lookout for black bears in Bent Creek and Black Balsam due to increased reports of bear activity in those ...



Henderson County Business: Lightning wins eight awards at NCPA  Hendersonville Lightning

Hendersonville Lightning editor Bill Moss and columnist Bill Humleker pose with awards at the NCPA's Winter Institute last week. Comments ...



Top local stories we are following today  WLOS

Here are the top stories we are following for you today.Asheville City and Buncombe County Schools will be closed for tomorrow as teachers head to Raleigh.



Henderson County News: Democrats competitive in fundraising in local races  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Nov 2, 2018) - Although Democratic candidates have been non-competitive in partisan elections in Henderson County in recent years, ...



Henderson County News: LIGHTNING PHOTOS: 'Crazy for You' opens at HHS  Hendersonville Lightning

IMG_9744. Comments. By Lightning Reports, Published: April 27, 2017. View the Slideshow. IMG_9744. Related Stories. The storyline of the Senior Play for the ...



Former Hendersonville High student dies in fatal wreck  WLOS

A former Hendersonville High School student is dead after a fatal wreck on Sunday night.Highway Patrol identified the driver as 18-year-old Domingo ...



Bearcat cheerleaders are headed to ACC title game  BlueRidgeNow.com

Prior to the ACC Football Championship kickoff on Dec. 2 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, fans may spot some Bearcats among the Clemson Tigers and ...



Henderson County News: DRIVER IN FATAL CRASH SENT TO PRISON  Hendersonville Lightning

By Nancy Waclawek, Published: March 23, 2018. Related Stories. Driver in fatal crash remains in jail under $200,000 bond · Driver in fatal crash had history of ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: ⚡️ VOTER GUIDE: Board of Commissioners  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 20, 2018) - For the first time in many several cycles, voters in Republican-dominant Henderson County will elect a county commissioner ...



Henderson County News: HHS hires band director  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Aug 6, 2015) - Hendersonville High School has a new band director, its first since Fran Shelton arrived in 1987.



Henderson County News: Megan Edney, 14, awaiting heart transplant in Charlotte  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Jun 6, 2018) - Megan Edney, the 14-year-old daughter of Henderson County Commission Chair Michael Edney, is critically ill and awaiting ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: District bar sends five judgeship nominees to governor  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Jul 19, 2018) - BREVARD — Almost 100 attorneys from the judicial district covering Henderson, Polk and Transylvania counties cast ballots ...



HHS girls earn 7th straight league title  BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville High School dominated Tuesday's Western Highlands Conference Championships at Lees McRae, taking virtually all of the awards the league ...



Henderson County News: Newman announces candidacy for second term  Hendersonville Lightning

District Attorney Greg Newman will seek a second term in 2018. Comments. By Lightning Reports, Published: February 6, 2018. Related Stories. Defendants ...



Henderson County News: Senior play reunion salutes an unrivaled HHS tradition  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Feb 17, 2017) - Over the years, Hendersonville High School has made a name for itself for its deeply rooted in tradition. One of the many ...



Henderson County News: Making good from evil for 10 years  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Nov 13, 2017) - Jeff and Brenda McCleerey had just enjoyed a student-family event at Catawba College, where their daughter Amber was a ...



Should WNC high school basketball have a shot clock?  Asheville Citizen-Times

Local coaches are split on a discussion that continues to make its way to the state level.



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: Stacey Caskey to run for School Board  Hendersonville Lightning

Stacey Caskey. Comments. By Lightning Reports, Published: February 19, 2018. Related Stories. Stacey Caskey, a Mills River resident, award-winning teacher, ...



Flat Rock Business: Saint Paul winery opens Flat Rock tasting room  Hendersonville Lightning

Meredith Ward manages the Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards tasting room in Flat Rock. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: March 1, 2018. Related Stories.



Wonder Women: Soccer Cats flood foes with goals  Thetribunepapers

By Pete Zamplas – Hendersonville High School Lady Bearcats won an area award as the best female squad in a major sport, right before winning three playoff ...



Scoreboard: Week 2 Middle Tennessee high school football  The Tennessean

Check out updated Middle Tennessee and statewide high school football scores.



Appalachian State University announces 2018 Chancellor's Scholars | Appalachian Today  Appalachian State University

Appalachian State University names 10 incoming students as 2018 Chancellor's Scholars — the university's oldest merit-based scholarship.



Tykel Landrum gets Shrine Bowl ring  WLOS

Hendersonville High School's all-state footballl player and Shrine Bowler,Tykel Landrum got one of the benefits of being a Shrine Bowl pick. The defensive ...



Hendersonville High grad shot, killed during party in South Carolina  WLOS

GOOSE CREEK, S.C. -- A teenager who recently graduated from Hendersonville High School died in a shooting over the weekend in South Carolina.Police in ...



Bond reduced for man charged in death of Hendersonville teen  WLOS

The man accused of killing a Hendersonville teen in a deadly wreck had his bond reduced and may be back on the road after a Thursday court appearance.



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: Round 4: Saluda residents fight sheriff's shooting range  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Apr 10, 2018) - SALUDA — Residents near the Macedonia Road site Henderson County officials have targeted for a shooting range and ...



COUNTY COMMISSION CANDIDATE BECKY MCCALL STATES HER POSITIONS.  WHKP

MCCALL RELEASED THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT ON CURRENT COUNTY ISSUES: Rebecca McCall Addresses Current Challenges Related to Growth.



Blue Ridge Malls Festive Five live performances feature local students  BlueRidgeNow.com

To highlight and celebrate the upcoming holiday season, the Blue Ridge Mall is hosting a “Festive Five” event, starting Monday. The Festive Five is a five-night ...



Heartbreaking loss: Bearcats fall in state quarterfinals  BlueRidgeNow.com

HUNTERSVILLE — Hendersonville High School's girls soccer season came to a close on Friday, as it fell 2-0 to unbeaten Lake Norman Charter in the ...



Hendersonville Symphony offers “Inspiration” for everyone  Thetribunepapers

Cole Jenkins, a senior at Hendersonville High School and the winner of the 2018 Hendersonville Symphony's Young Artist competition. Photo courtesy of HSO.



Body Found Near Hendersonville High School Identified  WSPA.com

The Hendersonville Police Department are investigating a death near Hendersonville High School Thursday afternoon.



'Madam Chair' Holt sparks new school security measures  Thetribunepapers

By Pete Zamplas – Amy Lynn Holt, who chairs the Henderson County school board, is running for a third term on the board on basis of her guiding ...



Murphys Law: HHS falls to Charlotte Christian  BlueRidgeNow.com

Not a lot went right for Hendersonville on Friday night. The Bearcats hosted a heavyweight in 3-A NCISA Charlotte Christian. Early on there was no fear from the ...



BREAKING: HHS tabs Lindsey as new girls soccer coach  BlueRidgeNow.com

Kayla Lindsey has been named the new girls' soccer coach at Hendersonville High School. Lindsey, 29, will take over in the spring for coach Amber McCullough ...



Arrests made in shooting death of 19-year-old Hendersonville High graduate  WLOS

WLOS — GOOSE CREEK, S.C. -- Authorities have made four arrests in connection with the August 21 death of Kyle Shirlin, 19, a recent Hendersonville High ...



Hendersonville ready to serve alcohol earlier on Sundays  WLOS

The Hendersonville City Council voted 4-1 on Thursday night to allow alcohol sales starting two hours earlier on Sundays.A new North Carolina law allows for ...



Scoreboard: Nashville-area high school football scores from Week 4  The Tennessean

Final scores from Tennessee high school football games on Friday night in Week 4.



How Many Celebrities Can You Recognize From These Yearbook Photos?  WRAL.com

The end of summer inevitably means its time for kids to head back to school -- and find the perfect outfit to make a first impression. But perhaps even more ...



Henderson County approve $2.7M for turf fields at 3 high schools; call for proposals  WLOS

The Henderson County Board of Commissioners approved the installation of turf fields at three high schools in the county on Wednesday.Commissioners voted ...



Henderson County News: Bears get out of school early  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 10, 2013) - Three bears that climbed high into a persimmon tree on the campus of Hendersonville High School climbed down and ...



School board candidates weigh in on construction, partisan races  BlueRidgeNow.com

Eight candidates running for school board tackled questions about everything from their responsibility to parents to partisan races and school construction ...



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