The Friends of Founders Park will host a Low-Country Shrimp Boil at the Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park at 5 p.m. on June 16.

A ground-breaking ceremony and donor celebration was held on June 8, at the Martin Lipscomb Performing Arts Center.

Classic car fans packed Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park in downtown Highlands Saturday for the 11th Annual Highlands Motoring Festival.


I want to tell everyone about this really fun thing that I did this year at “Camp Granny.” The Highlands Plateau Greenway now has a Passport Challenge.

The arts produce aesthetic works that symbolically capture shared human thoughts and feelings.

Over the past week, two famous people decided to end their life prematurely by committing suicide.


The Lady Highlanders soccer team was eliminated in the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 1A playoffs on Saturday, losing 5-1 to fifth-seeded Starmount in Boo

The score could have been higher than the 2-0 shutout the Highlands Lady Highlanders (10-6) pitched against the Highland Tech Rams (8-10) Wednesday night in the first round of the Class 1A North Ca

The Lady Highlanders soccer team enjoyed a great season this year, advancing to the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletics Association 1A soccer tournament, finishing with a 10-7


Frances Dean Wendland Geary, of New Orleans and Highlands, passed away on June 1, 2018.  

John William Cochran, 93 of Ocala, Florida and Highlands passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, in his Ocala home under the care of Kindred Hospice.

John Fowler died peacefully on May 14 at his home in Scaly Mountain at the age of 84.

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