Crews work to remove cement dividers from the intersection of NC 28 and Satulah Road. The area is scheduled to be resurfaced as part of a larger project covering Main Street and US 64 in Highlands.

Paving plan put into place

The final plans for paving Main Street in Highlands have come into focus as representatives from the NC Department of Transportation and Town of Highlands collaborated on a schedule. Mayor Patrick Taylor went over how the paving project will be…

HCLT puts new truck to work


There’s a country song, or maybe a couple dozen, about the joys of owning a pickup truck and for good reason.  For those who spend their days traversing rugged terrain and working with the land, a

USFS Southside project ramping up


A timber harvesting project on US Forest Service land in Macon and Jackson counties is gearing up to begin after several years of inactivity, prompting renewed resistance from a group of conservati

Highlands sweeps Blue Ridge


Highlands rolled to a 78-68 victory over the Blue Ridge Early College Bobcats on Friday night as the Bobcats failed to find answers for the Highlanders drives to the inside and unwavering defense t