The Highlands Playhouse has been the site of thousands of film screenings during its 80 years of bringing stage and screen productions to the plateau.
By Ryan Hanchett
Highlands Biological Station Executive Director Jim Costa has been named a visiting scholar at the New York Botanical Gardens.
By Dan Brown
The Macon County Board of Education travels up to Highlands twice each year for a monthly meeting.
By Ryan Hanchett
I was on the road last week. My travel was connected to current town issues.
While the temperatures may have screamed summer over the past week, the first day of the season doesn’t actually fall until Friday, June 21.
There has always been an argument about when does “the season” start in Highlands and across Western North Carolina.
The Highlands boys golf team made a little bit of history this week by competing for the first time ever as a team in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 1A state golf tournam
There’s not much a team can do when, coming into a state tournament, it has to face the UCLA of soccer in the second round.
Highlands High School honored its 2018-19 sports teams Monday night at the Park and Recreation Center gymnasium.
Doris Long, a resident of Highlands since 1977, passed away peacefully May, 9, 2019, in the care of the cardiac staff at Mission Hospital, Asheville.
Mildred Lucille Houston, 92, of Franklin, passed away May 14, 2019 in Brevard, NC.
Charles Floyd Baty, 56, of Highlands, passed away Monday, April 29, 2019. He was born February 18, 1963 to the late Roy Lee Baty and Mary Jenkins Baty.
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