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Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Habitat for Humanity recovers store treasure

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A valuable piece of the history of the Rickman General Store in Macon County is back in its original home…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Franklin celebrates ‘Airing of the Quilts’

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The annual “Airing of the Quilts” festival will be held May 10-11 in downtown Franklin. The event will feature an…
The annual “Spring Fling” will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Waynesville Recreation…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

A hopping weekend in and around Froglevel

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Haywood Square to host block party A day of festivities for “Customer Appreciation Day” will be held from 10 a.m.…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Find the perfect gem for Mother’s Day at Gemboree

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The Mother’s Day Gemboree will run from May 10-12 at the Macon County Community Building in Franklin. Doors will be…
A folk concert and artist reception will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Swain…
The Pyramid Brass Quintet will play at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the Haywood County Library in Waynesville as…
All five North Carolina breweries west of Asheville medaled in the recent Carolinas Championship of Beer during the Hickory Hops…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

HCC Crafts students debut work

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The graduating class of Haywood Community College’s Professional Crafts program will exhibit some their best work at the Southern Highland…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

Reba McEntire to play Harrah’s

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Legendary country singer Reba McEntire will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 26, at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center.
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

Nominations open for Mountain Heritage Award

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Western Carolina University is accepting nominations for the Mountain Heritage Award, an honor bestowed annually on one individual and one…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

Dog lovers unite for trifecta of good times in Sylva

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Woofstock, a benefit festival for ARF (the Humane Society of Jackson County), will take place from noon to 3 p.m.…
The legendary David Holt and local gospel group Mountain Faith will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, May 10, in the…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

J. Creek Cloggers kick into the summer

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The J. Creek Cloggers are gearing up for a lively summer festival season. A high-energy dance team based out of…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

‘Dusty Roads’ photo exhibit opens in Canton

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Photographer Barbara Sammons will be showcasing an exhibit of her work from May 7 to July 31 at the Canton…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:41

Haywood library offers free digital magazine downloads

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Haywood County Public Library announces the addition of Zinio to its system. Zinio is an online service that allows you…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:31

WNC Ecofest comes to Haywood

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WNC Ecofest will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, May 4, at Haywood Community College. The festival…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:30

Folkmoot festival holds Canton fundraiser

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Folkmoot USA will kick off its 30th anniversary year with the “BIG 30” from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, May…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:30

Historian to discuss secret son of Cashiers founder

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Local historian Jane Nardy will lead a presentation on the secret child of Mordecai Zachary at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:29

Thunder in the Smokies rides into Maggie Valley

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The Handlebar Corral presents the annual Thunder in the Smokies spring rally will be held May 3-5 in Maggie Valley.
Tennis superstars Andy Roddick and Jim Courier will play a charity exhibition match on Saturday, July 27, at Cedar Creek…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:26

Dunn to play Harrah’s

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Country star Ronnie Dunn will be taking the stage at 9 p.m. Friday, April 27, at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center.
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:24

Photography exhibit goes underwater

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Haywood County Arts Council announces a new exhibition, “Under the Sea,” featuring work by Dr. John Highsmith from May 1-27…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:23

Controlled Chaos Film Festival comes to Cullowhee

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Films created by Western Carolina University students will be screened at the fifth annual Controlled Chaos Film Festival at 7…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:21

Aiming for the soul, one note at a time

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When finding your artistic voice, it’s about moving forward and not looking back, being true to yourself and refusing to…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:38

Empty Bowl: a meal and music with a cause

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The Empty Bowl fundraiser will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 26, at The Community Table in…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:37

‘Greening Up the Mountains’ in Sylva

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 The 16th annual Greening Up the Mountains street festival will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27,…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:37

Dramatic comedy embraces small town life

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Haywood Arts Regional Theater in Waynesville will kick off its 29th main stage season this month with a stage adaptation…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:36

Mom’s Music Fest returns to Waynesville

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The outdoor Mom’s Music Festival will be held from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, in Waynesville, featuring…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:36

Celebrate ‘Record Store Day’ in Sylva

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A “Record Store Day Celebration” will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at In Your Ear Music Emporium in…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:35

Liars Bench to showcase Carolina Dusk

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The Liars Bench presents music group Carolina Dusk at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 18, in the Mountain Heritage Center auditorium…
Renowned Appalachian writer Gary Carden will perform “Madison,” a monologue about the life of Dr. Robert Lee Madison, at 7…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:33

Acclaimed Georgia artist featured at The Bascom

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The work of Linda Anderson, a prolific artist whose pieces depict her life in rural North Georgia, will be on…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:31

‘Dead Man Walking’ opera hits Cullowhee

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A concert production of “Dead Man Walking” will come to the stage at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 27, in the…
The 2013 Jazz Festival will take place from April 27 and 29 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, featuring jazz…
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 12:29

Mélange puts culinary excellence on display

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Haywood County Chamber of Commerce held their annual “Melange of the Mountains” culinary gala at Laurel Ridge Country Club on…
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:00

Community meals in Cashiers feature pickin’ on the side

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The Gathering Table is providing fresh, nutritious dinners from 5 to 7 p.m. every Thursday evening at the Cashiers Community…
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:00

The finer points of candlewicking unveiled

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A candlewicking workshop will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 18, at the Jackson County Extension Office…
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:00

Sarge’s hosts annual pet photo competition

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Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation’s Annual Pet Photo Contest award ceremony will take place at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at…
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:00

Songwriters series returns to Balsam

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The popular Songwriters in the Round series will return to the Balsam Mountain Inn at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 13,…
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:00

Folk, then jazz, at the Classic Wineseller

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The Classic Wineseller in Waynesville will showcase live music from singer-songwriter Ben Wilson at 7 p.m. Friday, April 19, and…
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 00:00

Taste of Chocolate fundraiser returns to Maggie Club

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Chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate will be delight partakers in the 14th annual Taste of Chocolate from 6 to 9 p.m.…
All five Western North Carolina microbreweries west of Asheville collaborated on a craft beer that will be simultaneously released at…
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 19:42

Students push the limits of digital media and art

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DigiX, a digital media and arts event, will bring technology demonstrations, exhibits, workshops and a competition showcasing digital masterpieces to…
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 19:42

WCU dance students to honor the Rockettes

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Western Carolina University students will perform “A Salute to Rockette History” on 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4, in the Niggli…
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 19:41

Taste the culinary treats of Haywood

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Once again gracing Western North Carolina with an array of culinary delights from chefs around Haywood County, Melange of the…
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 19:40

Folklorist to discuss Cherokee heritage

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A free program on Cherokee Indian heritage by folklorist Dr. Barbara Duncan will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April…
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 19:39

Esteemed brass quintet to perform in Cullowhee

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The Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet, the quintet-in-residence at Western Carolina University, will present its final concert of the spring semester…
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 19:38

Musical with benefit auction on the side hits WCU stage

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“The Drowsy Chaperone,” a playful take on classic musicals of Broadway, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. April 11-13, and…