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On Monday night, Highlands Town Manager Josh Ward and Fire Chief Ryan Gearhart stood before the Macon County Board of Commissioners to make their case for a two-cent fire tax increase for the Highl

Our View

Graduating from high school is a rite of passage for American teens who have spent 13 years learning the ins and outs of reading, writing and arithmetic.

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.


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