Our View

It is customary with most newspapers during the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day to take a look back over the past 12 months at the stories that brought us through the year to this point.

Mayor on Duty

Last Thursday’s Town Board meeting had two contentious items, the broadband public hearing and Main Street tree planting plan. Let me provide my perspective.

Our View

Unlike many other places in the Southeast, Highlands area residents are fairly adept at preparing for and handling snow. We simply get more of it.


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