Healing from the Inside

Dr. Sue Aery of Aery Chiropractic & Acupuncture has a passion for learning and for sharing that education with everyone she meets.

King of Pops

Dr. Alexander Anderson, a breakfast innovator and true Renaissance man, settled into a rewarding life in Highlands.
Abbi Casper, Ivy Fielding and Jade Fielding

Take Your Licks

Throughout its sweet, sweet history, ice cream has been treasured by kings and commoners.
Volunteer Spotlight: Cindy Trevathan

Reach Farther

Cindy Trevathan’s strong advocacy has made REACH of Macon County a force of progress in two counties.

Photo by Kevin FitzPatrick

Stream Bugs: Health Indicators

Nine volunteers answered the call to survey the health of a Scaly Mountain Stream.

Owners Karina Schildhauer-Dionne and Scott Grainger

A Bed of Your Dreams

With Blue Ridge Bedding’s exciting expansion, owner Scott Grainger proves he isn’t taking things lying down.


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Pumpkin Fest
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2016/10 - October
If every dog has its day, every pumpkin has its month – October in the front yard of Highlands United Methodist Church.  more
Pumpkin Festival
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2016/09 - September
Get into the spirit of the season with The Pumpkin Festival at Highlands United Methodist Church, 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Saturday, October 1.  more
Putting the Wow in Bow-wow
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2016/08 - August
Every dog has its day. Lenz Gift’s Snickers gets an entire month.  more
Rabun County Music Festival
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2015/05 - May
Rainbow Falls
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2015/11 - November
Gorges State Park dazzles with its pristine trails and bold waterfalls.  more
Raising Spirits While Raising Funds
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2015/04 - April
Cashiers Valley Preschool’s Cinco de Mayo fundraiser is a joyful party with wonderful food, drinks and irresistible music. The fun starts at 7:00 P.M. Friday, May 1, at Sapphire Mountain Brewing Company. For tickets, visit Cashiers Valley Preschool. A limited number will be available at the door.  more
Reach Out
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2016/03 - March
REACH of Macon County confronts the astonishing cost of domestic violence with a host of programs for all of its victims.   more
Ready. Snap. Win.
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2016/01 - Winter
We’re looking for the look of Highlands-Cashiers – enter our Annual Winter Photo Contest.   more
Real Men Do Yoga
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2016/06 - June
Thomas is a certified Vinyasa Yoga teacher (E-RYT 200) who often jokes about being an anatomy nerd but his knowledge of the human body offers students a great deal of insight into their practice. Thomas teaches weekly classes at Cashiers Valley Fusion and Yoga Highlands.   more
Rebuilding Digestive Tracts
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2015/05 - May