This artists rendering shows what an expanded Highlands Performing Arts Center may look like once the project is complete.

PAC expansion revamped

The Martin-Lipscomb Performing Arts Center has been busy this year, despite having to shelve nearly all of its 2020 performance schedule due to the COVID-19 coronavirus.  The PAC Board of Directors, along with the PAC Building Committee, announced…

Brinsons add to legacy of learning


Calling Western Carolina University a “beacon of light and hope for the region and the state of North Carolina,” Jack Brinson thanked university officials and administrators for adding the name Bri

Monarch migration underway at HBS


The staff at the Highlands Biological Station has made it their mission to help save the monarch butterfly by providing pollinator gardens and tagging programs during the butterflies’ annual migrat

The art of the automobile


Maybe it’s Andy Warhol’s famous “Cars” depicting the evolution of Mercedes Benz as an innovative automobile manufacturer.