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Wednesday, 11 December 2013 15:17

Franks joins Opry House ‘Christmas Show’

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Television star and International Bluegrass Music Museum legend Randall Franks, “Officer Randy Goode” of the former show “In the Heat of the…
Wednesday, 11 December 2013 15:15

Haynes takes pride in ties to Asheville, WNC

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By Joe Hooten • Correspondent Asheville will once again be the home of the annual Warren Haynes Christmas Jam at the…
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 16:16

Model train set open house, Dec. 7-8

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This holiday season pull the kids away from their headsets and video games and show them another version of an…
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 15:06

Sale, demos and classes at Green Energy Park

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A holiday sale and demonstrations of glassblowing and blacksmithing will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7,…
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 15:02

‘Sounds of the Season’ at WCU

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The School of Music at Western Carolina University will present its annual “Sounds of the Season” holiday concert, a performance…
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 15:02

Balsam Range ‘Winter Concert Series’ returns to Canton

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Renowned bluegrass/gospel group Balsam Range 4th annual “Winter Concert Series” will return to the Colonial Theatre in Canton.  Guest artists…
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 14:59

Ringing in Christmas in Franklin

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Brasstown Ringers will present “A Brasstown Christmas” at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, at the First United Methodist Church in Franklin.
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 15:50

Exhibit showcases artist Joshua Grant

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The Southern Appalachian Office of the Wilderness Society will host a reception for “Land of the Crooked Water,” an exhibit…
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 15:49

‘Enchanted Broadway Holiday’ at WCU

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“An Enchanted Broadway Holiday Show” performed by award-winning recording artists Lee Lessack and Joanna O’Brien begins at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday,…
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 15:46

Christmas parade, food drive in Franklin

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The 2013 Franklin Christmas Parade will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1 in downtown.
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 15:45

Museum fundraiser begins

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The Appalachian Women’s Museum has kicked off its first fundraiser since reaching an agreement with the Town of Dillsboro to…
Wednesday, 27 November 2013 15:44

Hayweird Holiday Jam in Waynesville

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The inaugural Hayweird County Hometown Holiday Jam will be at 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at the Water’n Hole Bar…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Music, art converge in Bryson

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Asheville blues/rock group Mojomatic will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Swain County Center for the Arts Bryson…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Holt brings holiday bluegrass cheer to Highlands

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Four-time Grammy Award winner David Holt will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at the Martin Lipscomb Performing Arts…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Santa Claus, author bring cheer to Franklin

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Joe Moore, author of the Santa Claus Trilogy, will make a special appearance from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Salute to Johnny Cash at WCU

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“Ring of Fire — The Music of Johnny Cash” comes to life at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, in the…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

‘Hard Candy Christmas’ returns to WCU

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The 26th annual “Hard Candy Christmas Arts & Craft Show” will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 29-30 at…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Tickets on sale for REO Speedwagon, Robin Thicke at Harrah’s

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Tickets are now available for iconic rockers REO Speedwagon and pop star Robin Thicke who will perform at Harrah’s Cherokee.…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Mural opening at Canton Library

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A reception for the opening of a new mural in the children’s room of the Canton Branch Library will be…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Nantahala Brewing to host bottle launch party

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The craft beer bottling line launch party will be a 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at Nantahala Brewing Company in…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Open call for Balsam Mountain Roller Girls

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The Balsam Mountain Roller Girls want you. A flat track female roller derby league based out of Haywood County, the team…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

WCU workshop to combine business strategy, storytelling

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“Telling Your Story,” a workshop that combines business management, marketing, entrepreneurial activity and economic strategies with the art of storytelling,…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Bluegrass legend plays Franklin

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Bluegrass star Rhonda Vincent will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Atkins brings country swagger to Cherokee

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Country star Rodney Atkins will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center. Atkins has had…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

‘In the Round’ series continues

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Bobby Tomberlin, Candi Carpenter and Bill LaBounty will bring an adventurous musical spirit to the Songwriters in the Round series…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

African acrobatics swing into Franklin

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“African Acrobatics International Presents: Zuma Zuma” will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at the Smoky Mountain Center for…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Zombies stalk WCU stage

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The world premiere of “Zombies on Campus! A SlaughterPocalypse!” hits the stage nightly at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13-19 in the…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

WCU student selected for Stephen King film project

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In the coming weeks, Western Carolina University senior Mike Hill may go out after dark to drive up and down…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

AWAKE celebrates 20 years

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AWAKE (Adults Working and Advocating for Kids’ Empowerment) will host a 20th anniversary celebration from 3 to 6 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Events celebrate Native American Heritage Month

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Native American Expo set for WCU The 5th annual Native American Expo at Western Carolina University will run Nov. 11-13,…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Brass Quintet hits WCU stage

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The Western Carolina University School of Music will present a concert by the Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet at 7:30 p.m.…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

WCU’s Frizzell wins service award

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George Frizzell, head of special collections at Western Carolina University’s Hunter Library, is the 2013 recipient of the Thornton W.…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Jackson crafters place at state fair

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Quilter Susan Sheets (pictured) was one of many first place winners from Jackson County at the 2013 Mountain State Fair.
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Ticket sales for WCU’s Madrigal Dinner

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Tickets for the 2013 Madrigal Dinner at Western Carolina University will go on sale at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5.…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Art After Dark returns to Waynesville

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Art After Dark will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, in downtown Waynesville. Stroll through working studios…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Haywood Community Band to honor Hall

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The Haywood Community Band will honor founding director Bob Hall during a performance at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Trick or Treat in Western North Carolina

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Bryson City • Haunted Halls of Havoc and Corn Maze will be from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Oct. 24-27 at…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Leaf Lookers Gemboree returns to Franklin

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The 24th annual Leaf Lookers Gemboree will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 25-26 and 11 a.m.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Dillsboro festival celebrates pottery

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The Western North Carolina Pottery Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in downtown Dillsboro.
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Hear a rare performance of Shubert’s Octet

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 The School of Music at Western Carolina University will present a performance of Franz Schubert’s Octet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday,…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

‘The Heiress’ comes to HART

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Classic Broadway drama “The Heiress” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25-26 and Nov. 1-2, and 3 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Woodcarving demonstration in Clyde

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Artisan in the Mountains will host a woodcarving demonstration featuring the Pigeon River Woodcarvers Club from 1 to 4 p.m.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Milsap to make an appearance in Franklin

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Country superstar Ronnie Milsap will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
The inaugural Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit will be Oct. 25-27 in downtown Asheville. 
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Tickets on sale for White, Kool & The Gang, ZZ Top

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Tickets are currently on sale for upcoming performances by comedian Ron White, funk group Kool & The Gang and rock…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Jackson County Arts Council names grant winners

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The Jackson County Arts Council announced its 2013-14 grant recipients.
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

WCU community to celebrate Homecoming

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Homecoming Weekend will be Oct. 24-27 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee. This year’s theme is “Whee Are Catamounts!” Public…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Waynesville celebrates apple harvest

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The 25th annual Haywood Apple Harvest Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, in downtown…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

SMCPA taps former intern for top job

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The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts announced its new general manager, Paul Garner.