A Jewel in the Making

For Lavada Rowe, the future is as bright as an exquisite custom-created piece of jewelry.

The Love of Learning | Highlands, NC

The Center for Life Enrichment’s 2017 slate of classes brings the entire world to the twin communities of Highlands and Cashiers. For more information or to register, call (828) 526-8811.

Offering You The World | Cashiers, NC

Free telescope check-outs open incredible new vistas to Cashiers Community Library patrons.

Joy on the Green

The Joy Garden Tour, a celebration of Cashiers’ extraordinary cultivated landscapes, is set for July 12-16. Proceeds will benefit the Village Green at the heart of Cashiers.

Mink in the Mountains

The furtive mink is a linchpin predator in the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau food chain.


There are so many great articles in the pages of The Laurel Magazine, sometimes you want to read them again. Here is where you can look for the name of that restaurant or see pictures of an event you attended. You won’t miss a thing. Use these helpful search parameters and find just what you’re looking for.

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You Are Not Alone
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2015/03 - March
NAMI is here for this season and for all seasons.   more
You Can’t Feel Prevention Until…
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2016/09 - September
Taking better care of yourself is a matter of paying attention and enacting a few simple steps.  more
You Had Me at Champagne
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2016/01 - Winter
Old Edwards Inn offers an unforgettable evening of exquisite Laurent-Perrier Chapagne paired with Chef Chris Huerta’s masterful creations, Friday, January 22, at The Farm. For reservations call (828) 787-2625.  more
You Make Rescue Possible
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2016/07 - July
With Friends for Life’s expanded duties comes even greater needs.   more
You Never Know
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2015/05 - May
Carpe Diem Farms finds a friend in J. McLaughlin. The store’s Sip and Shop celebration, slated for 1:30 to 4:30 P.M. Friday, June 5, is an opportunity to browse the boutique’s fashions, enjoy a refreshment and support Carpe Diem’s equine charges.  more
Your Change Changes A Life
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2016/06 - June
The Scaly Mountain Women’s Club is back in the middle of a busy season.  more
Your Favorite Hike?
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2015/03 - March
We invite you to vote in our next poll - “Favorite spot for a moderate hike.” Readers can vote on facebook.com/TheLaurelMagazine.   more
Your Favorite Sunrise
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2015/11 - November
What a way to start the day – local vistas will take your breath away!  more
Your Gem in the Forest
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2016/03 - March
Perched atop majestic Sheepcliff Mountain, this home exudes comfort and an easy elegance.  more
Your Source for Flavor
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2016/09 - September
Fresh flavors offered in palate-pleasing combinations – there’s nothing sedate about Your Source for Flavor, 45 Chestnut Square in Cashiers.  more