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Jun 2019
Detour off the Blue Ridge Parkway this summer to take in arts, outdoors, and small-town allure

Apr 2019
Introducing a slew of new products from WNC’s outdoor manufacturers

Apr 2019
Local podcasts to queue up now

Apr 2019
A new festival celebrates handmade wooden instruments

Apr 2018
An Insider's Guide to Charleston's Lowcountry leisure

Aug 2017
Canton’s former black high school will promote community once more, thanks to an effort by Gladys Knight and her husband, Canton native William McDowell

Aug 2017
Local bluegrass kingpins return with a new album and old sounds made modern

Jun 2017
Conductor Keith Lockhart inspires the next generation at Brevard Music Center

Apr 2017
Get your outdoor music fix with these free and festive performances

Jun 2016
20 Ways to Explore the City's Exploding Music Scene

Jun 2016
After more than three decades in the business, Asheville native Warren Haynes rocks on at full tempo

Aug 2015
Throughout Western North Carolina sit dozens of public schools abandoned by time, consolidation, and changing demographics. In their heyday, they were community epicenters and veritable second homes for thousands of students. Today, some are boarded up, while others await imminent demolition and replacement by new state-of-the-art facilities. But there are also a handful of old schoolhouses tucked away in various corners of the mountains that have found new purpose as community centers, concert venues, historical beacons, and artists’ studios. Here’s a look at the past and present of eight of them.

Aug 2015
Throughout Western North Carolina sit dozens of public schools abandoned by time, consolidation, and changing demographics. In their heyday, they were community epicenters and veritable second homes for thousands of students. Today, some are boarded up, while others await imminent demolition and replacement by new state-of-the-art facilities. But there are also a handful of old schoolhouses tucked away in various corners of the mountains that have found new purpose as community centers, concert venues, historical beacons, and artists’ studios. Here’s a look at the past and present of eight of them.

Jul 2015
Forty years after Elvis rocked Asheville, the city’s still all shook up about it

Jul 2015
The first full documentary on Nina Simone shows how she carried her talent, and rage, from Tryon to the world stage

Apr 2015
Asheville Percussion Festival drums up education and entertainment

Mar 2015
The Asheville Symphony and acclaimed guests are primed to party Mozart-style

Nov 2014
Celebrate a joyous season with performances galore

May 2014
Head across the mountains to explore all that’s new in this revitalized and thriving city

Aug 2013
WPAQ in Mount Airy plays on to preserve the roots and spirit of mountain music

Oct 2012
Across cultures and continents, Akira Satake excels in both music and pottery

Oct 2012
From new outdoor learning environments to reimagined downtown corridors, the nonprofit Asheville Design Center is helping communities create blueprints for brighter futures

Apr 2012
Theres no shortage of pickers, players, and songbirds in WNC. Hit the road to catch great music at these down-home venues

Mar 2012
Flat Rock Playhouse celebrates its diamond anniversary

Oct 2011
Take your seat for an intimate series of stellar bluegrass shows at the Colonial Theatre in Canton

Aug 2011
From appearances by George Jones to performances of Madame Butterfly, WNC stages offer a wonderfully eclectic lineup

Jul 2011
Moogfest sends out good vibrations

Jul 2011
One symphony is great, but three in WNC is something to brag about

Jul 2011
Every seat is a good seat for the Asheville Chamber Music Series

Jul 2011
The Performance Center in Asheville promises a bigger, better home for the arts

Oct 2010
Get into the holiday spirit with these musical fêtes

Sep 2010
In the centuries-old craft traditions of our area, the woodworking school at Haywood Community College may be a relative newcomer. But with more than 30 years of instruction, the intensive program continues to launch creative and highly skilled artisans into the world of furniture making and woodworking.

Jun 2010
Legacy Artist: Michelle Moog-Koussa shares her father’s pioneering explorations in electronic music through education and preservation

Apr 2010
This summer, log some miles and celebrate the Blue Ridge Parkway’s anniversary with 75 must-see stops

Feb 2010
Bo Farson keeps WNC in the groove with a society of devoted music lovers

Dec 2009
Tryon commemorates its native High Priestess of Soul, Nina Simone

Dec 2009
Restaurants for each stage of dating By Mackensy Lunsford

Jul 2009
Finding Faulkner and a bit of the blues in Mississippi