Henderson County

Henderson County
Jun 2019
Here’s a look at the modern ways farming traditions are being passed down and the wealth of programs that are cultivating an exchange of knowledge, all of which is helping our farmers—especially those new to the game—grow and succeed.

Apr 2019
Experience the essence of mountain golf with elevation changes that test even the best in the game

Jun 2018
The mountains’ mineral history is a gift that keeps on giving

Apr 2018
After decades of neglect, WNC’s most iconic river flows toward a promising future

Feb 2018
Two Henderson County brothers are rocking the plant world

Feb 2018
A new festival showcases the best of Hendersonville’s eats and drinks

Dec 2017
Hiking to a summit, scanning the night sky for stars, or hunting for wild delicacies are activities best experienced in fall’s crisp temperatures, when crystal clear skies and showy foliage provide a breathtaking backdrop for a day’s chosen adventure

Oct 2017
Henderson County is one of the few in the state to pay tribute to its boys in blue

Aug 2017
September/October 2017

Aug 2017
Sample fall’s bounty at area apple and cider festivals

Jun 2017
Green River Picklers kicks it up a notch this summer

Apr 2017
May debut could be the time of WNC's life

Feb 2017
At Bullington Gardens in Hendersonville, horticultural therapy fosters growth in and out of the garden

Feb 2017
Celebrate our anniversary with top 10 lists of local albums, books, fishing spots, movies, restaurants, and more

Dec 2016
Meet five Western North Carolinians who have lived to 100 and beyond

Oct 2016
A fledging climber’s ascent of Looking Glass brings reverence for the iconic rock’s first summit, 50 years ago

Oct 2016
Classes at Hendersonville’s St. Gerard House share culinary skills to individuals with autism

Jun 2016
Kehren Barbour and Michael Luchtan’s Post Piano Project explores sustainability through art and music

Jun 2016
Even a century later, the Great Flood of 1916’s watery depths haunt Western North Carolina

Aug 2015
Hendersonville restaurant Dandelion serves up sustenance and job skills for those at risk of domestic violence

Aug 2015

Aug 2015
Get to know local history through new exhibits at area heritage museums

Jul 2015
Lend a hand to the arts this summer

Apr 2015
Set out on footpaths that offer big exploration for small people

Mar 2015
A historic photo collection in Hendersonville springs to life with community input

Aug 2014
Apples mean big business in Henderson County. And for third-generation orchardists like the Creasmans, they’re a way of life.

May 2014
Meet 11 leaders in the quest to conserve WNC’s natural areas

Dec 2013
Warm up this winter with five seasonal offerings from local chefs

Apr 2013
Harboring troves of curiosities, such as dwarfed turtles and carnivorous plants, bogs are among the most imperiled habitats in the mountains. Today, conservationists are bringing these fascinating and rare ecosystems back from the brink in hopes of creating the first national wildlife refuge in Western North Carolina.

Jan 2013
Polk County artist Janet Orselli reanimates abandoned objects to create uncommon beauty

Jun 2012
The deft engineering of Guilford Nanney created Chimney Rock's first trail system

Jan 2011

Oct 2010
A Brevard couple’s cozy Stickley cottage preserves generations of memories

Aug 2010
If you wanted a rifle in the 1800s, you talked to the Gillespies

Jun 2010
Seven community leaders who found their inspiration to do good at summer camp

May 2010
Ugly America: Interpreting the state of poverty in this country

Oct 2009
An exhibit in Sylva puts art within reach with pieces priced at less than $200

Oct 2009
Be the top chef of this year’s holiday party with our foodies’ guide to local flavors

Aug 2009
Despite numerous economic setbacks, the local agriculture industry continues to hold strong