Historic Land, Heirloom Seeds

Winding Stair Farm honors the traditions that allowed agriculture to thrive in Western North Carolina.
Nancy West

Helping People. Changing Lives.

The Literacy Council of Cashiers’ stunning record of success is predicated upon passionate volunteers like Nancy West.

Sue and Kaleb

A Family Friendly Affair

With a little bit of time to breathe, Carpe Diem Farms begins to plan its 25th anniversary celebration.
Amy Passauer

Seed Madagascar

For Highlands runner Amy Passauer, a 50k race through the wilds of Madagascar comes with a deeper purpose.

Community Garden

The Food Pantry of Highlands embraces the promise of vertical gardening to ensure fresh, vitamin-rich produce for its clients.
Beverly Wichman and Carolyn Higgins

New Faces at The Chamber

Two new faces at the Highlands Chamber of Commerce prepares for an even busier chamber in the future.


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Set Your Sights
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2016/07 - July
For this beautifully appointed home, the glory is in the extravagant details.  more
Setting the Stage
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2016/09 - September
A meeting of minds and melding of spirits produced one of Highlands’ first power couples.  more
Shadow of the Bear
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2016/10 - October
Head east on U.S. 64 from Main Street Highlands for about five miles, until you come to Rhodes Big View Overlook (you’ll know it by the breathtaking vista).   more
Shakespeare & Chopin
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2016/06 - June
Even before its 35th season begins, the Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival offers two unforgettable events – one delivers Mr. Shakespeare’s works in an everything-but-the-kitchen-sink performance and one mixes the sublime music of Chopin with champagne.  more
Shakespeare: 37 in 97
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2016/06 - June
That gentle whirring sound you hear is William Shakespeare rotating in his grave at warp speed – The Friends of Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community is offering “The Complete Shakespeare Tour” at 2:00 P.M. Friday, June 10.   more
Shasta Daisy
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2016/08 - August
The eternally cheerful Shasta Daisy is an irresistible addition to a carefully composed garden.  more
Shop with a Cop Bingo!
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2016/12 - December
Highlands Rotary’s Shop with a Cop Bingo, set for December 1 at the Highlands Community Center, is a joyful celebration of the spirit of charity that lies at the heart of the season.  more
Should you get personal insurance?
Published on
2016/07 - July
Showcasing the Showhouse
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2016/08 - August
The 2016 Cashiers Designer Showhouse is a jewel waiting to be explored and a unique social centerpiece.  more
Sip and Shop
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2016/05 - May