Eckerd Living Center resident Sherman Runion, 75, meets with Mary Jo, his wife of 52 years, during a visit in the living center’s garden last week.

Reconnecting during COVID-19

There was some good news coming out of Highlands Cashiers Hospital’s Eckerd Living Center this week. Officials with the assisted living center loosened its visitation strings a bit with the COVID-19 pandemic and allowed residents and their families…

Dahlia Festival on display Sept. 19-20


While other standard festivals and celebrations in and around the plateau has fallen victim to the COVID-19 coronavirus, the 10th anniversary of the Highlands Historical Society’s Dazzling Dahlia F

Zurenda pens first novel


Regional author Susan Beckham Zurenda will be appearing in Highlands on Oct. 21 to promote and talk about her debut novel, “Bells for Eli.”