our view

Read Across America Day started in 1997 as a day to celebrate reading with children, motivating children to ready daily and hopefully create lifelong, successful readers. 

Mayor on Duty

Basketball’s March Madness is near, and Duke’s in the hunt. Another madness is in the state, and it looks like another bigger Duke has nailed its prey, their ratepayers.

Mayor on Duty

The town retreat is scheduled for Thursday, March 8. I want to again thank First Presbyterian Church for allowing the town to use Coleman Hall for the retreat. The retreat begins at 9 a.m.


The Highlander

Phone: 1-828-526-4114 
Main Fax: 1-828-526-3658 

Address: PO Box 249, Highlands, NC 28741
Located: 134 N. Fifth Street, Highlands, NC 28741 
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5pm