News
    September 24, 2020

    Local journalist severely injured, hospitalized during protest

    Leicester resident, local journalist and former Leicester Leader reporter Chad Nesbitt was severely injured and…
    History
    September 21, 2020

    Leicester area is rich in interesting history

    By Clint Parker Leicester – The Western North Carolina mountains are full of interesting histories…
    Government
    September 14, 2020

    Changes to Woodfin brush collection

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – At the last Woodfin Board of Commissioners meeting, Woodfin Administrator…
    Community
    September 7, 2020

    Pet groomers expand their business as part of their dream

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – Two years ago, Co-Owners Lindsey Crosby and Seth Cole, long…
    Government
    September 2, 2020

    Woodfin pursuing grant, hire new position among business at meeting

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – Woodfin’s Board of Commissioners held its regular meeting on Tuesday…
    Government
    August 31, 2020

    Town votes to seek $2M in grants to help water district

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – Tuesday evening (August 18), the Woodfin Board of Commissioners at…
    Business
    August 29, 2020

    Company chooses Woodfin to build their first of its kind restaurant

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – Not since the Hardee’s franchise located near the Ingles at…
    Government
    August 27, 2020

    Woodfin Mayor talks about COVID response, strides made during time in office

    By Abi Cole Woodfin – Woodfin Mayor Jerry VeHaun’s 47-year tenure as a Buncombe County…
    Community
    August 12, 2020

    Woodfin puts Mountain Village zoning on hold

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – According to the Town of Woodfin’s ordinance, “The Mountain Village…
    Community
    August 7, 2020

    Quilt of Valor honors local resident

    By Clint Parker Leicester – A veteran and resident of the Leicester Community just became…
      News
      September 24, 2020

      Local journalist severely injured, hospitalized during protest

      Leicester resident, local journalist and former Leicester Leader reporter Chad Nesbitt was severely injured and hospitalized last night (September 23)…
      News
      June 20, 2020

      Governor orders monuments removed, won’t say who ordered police to leave

      By Rick Henderson RALEIGH — Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper ordered Confederate monuments on the grounds of the State Capitol removed “to…
      News
      May 29, 2020

      Cooper signals veto of bill expanding dining and drinking options

      By John Trump RALEIGH — A bill to reopen private bars and clubs, as well as expanding outdoor seating in restaurants…
      News
      May 5, 2020

      Governor signs order easing restrictions, but stay-at-home edict remains

      By John Trump RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper is easing restrictions on North Carolinians because of COVID-19, but the stay-at-home order…
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