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Vecinos receives Dogwood Trust grant

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In a year marked by setbacks, Vecinos Farmworker Health Program is continuing to grow and evolve to meet the needs of the Spanish-speaking community in Western North Carolina.

Wilkes, Arnold join school board

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Carol Arnold, newly elected Macon County Board of Education member Hilary Wilkes, and reelected board member Jim Breedlove took their oaths of office on Monday, Dec. 7.

Highlanders fall to Blue Ridge

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The Highlands Lady Highlander volleyball team fell out of first place in the Little Smoky Mountain Conference for the first time this season, losing 3-0 to rival Blue Ridge Friday night. 

Christmas parade called off

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With COVID-19 case numbers on the rise, and growing concern about the safety of group gatherings, the Highlands Chamber of Commerce made the decision to cancel the annual Christmas parade, original