Our View

While the temperatures may have screamed summer over the past week, the first day of the season doesn’t actually fall until Friday, June 21.

Our View

There has always been an argument about when does “the season” start in Highlands and across Western North Carolina.

Mayor on Duty

The times they are a changing, even in Highlands. Some changes will be good, some bad and some have yet to be determined. Let me review several changes.


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