Winter Photo Cover Contest

We’re already planning our 2018 Winter Edition, and we’re saving a place for you.

Winter Vitamin Salad

Sunny, sweet and packed with goodness, this simple salad is the perfect tonic for listless winter days.

A Highlands Skate of Mind!

The Ice Rink at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park is unveiled in all its wintry glory this season.

Nature’s Own Tree Ornament

Its bold scarlet splash of color amidst a gray forest landscape has made the Cardinal a beloved Plateau resident.

A Beautiful Challenge

There’s no respite in the level of care given to the animals of the Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society, despite a winter’s pause in adoptions.


Ask anyone who lives on the Plateau and they’ll eagerly tell you why all four seasons are glorious! Winter views, spring wildflowers, summer hikes and waterfalls, and autumn leaves. There is something here that speaks to the heart of the nature lover all year long. Wiinter activities take on a magical quality. Spring and summer months bring bounteous blooms. Apples, glowing leaves, and craft fairs are here during autumn. Search below for seasonal favorites.

Seasons Results

A Fading Golden Opportunity
Published on
2016/04 - April
The diminutive Golden-Winged Warbler is making its last stand in Appalachia.  more
A Fashionable Swirl at Old Edwards Inn
Published on
2017/03 - March
The complexities of full-bodied Rosés will complement an elegant menu in a full-on celebration at The Farm at Old Edwards – The Release the Rosé Wine Dinner, April 14.  more
A Flip Waiting to Happen
Published on
2016/05 - May
A Food Pantries Christmas
Published on
2016/11 - November
A Food Pantries Christmas is the loving choice for the hard-to-please names on your Christmas List.  more
A Food Pantries Christmas
Highlands Church of the Incarnation
A Food Pantries Christmas is the loving choice for the hard-to-please names on your Christmas List.  more
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
Highlands Playhouse
Broadway's greatest farce is light, fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest musicals ever written.   more
A Ghoulish Good Time
Published on
2016/10 - October
Don’t be scared! Highlands Downtown Trick or Treat is spooky fun for everyone –starting at 6:00 P.M. Monday, October 31.Ph  more
A Golfer Goes Gourmet
Published on
2016/08 - August
The secret to Brian Stiehler’s unstoppable forward momentum – an incomparable Homemade Pasta Sauce.  more
A Green Christmas
Published on
2016/11 - November
The Village Green’s Christmas on the Green Celebration, set for Friday, November 25, sets the pace for a season of community fun. There’ll be music, drink, treats, a glorious tree-lighting and a visit by Santa and Mrs. Claus.  more
A Hen House Goodbye
Published on
2015/11 - November
Lloyd and Debra Wagner of The Hen House are retiring after 15 years, but they’ll still be a part of the community.  more