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Henderson County approves plans for new High School; design planning underway  WLOS

Commissioners in Henderson County unanimously approve a plan for Hendersonville High School. Henderson County Commissioners and School Board ...



North Henderson names new head football coach  WLOS

The administration of North Henderson High School is pleased to announce that Jim Beatty has been selected as the new head football coach of the Knights.



High-speed chase leads to brief East Henderson High lockdown, wreck on nearby road  WLOS

A high-speed chase Tuesday morning led to a brief lockdown at East Henderson High School, and a wreck on a nearby road. "The original call on a road not far ...



Judge orders reinstatement of girls' prep basketball player  New Castle News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama judge temporarily reinstated Maori Davenport's eligibility Friday after the high school star had been suspended over ...



West Henderson High senior killed in Christ School Road wreck  WLOS

Troopers say a senior at West Henderson High School was killed in a wreck on Christ School Road on Monday afternoon. Trooper Rico Stephens says ...



Bear puts West Henderson High on lockdown  WSPA.com

West Henderson High school is under a code yellow precautionary lockdown due to a bear in an adjacent neighborhood, according to the Henderson Co.



Voluntary evacuations canceled at 2 Henderson Co. schools | News  FOX Carolina

Henderson County Public Schools said two schools were evacuated Monday morning after smoke was reported in a building.



Alabama HS officials defend move to suspend Team USA star  New Castle News

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama high school officials are defending the season-long suspension of a top girls basketball player for money she received ...



Precautionary lockdown at West Henderson High lifted  WLOS

UPDATE (2:56 p.m.) - The lockdown at West Henderson High School has been lifted, according to the sheriff's office. All students are safe.--West Henderson ...



North Henderson's Floyd Grindstaff retires from chain gang after 49 years  WLOS

As the regular season comes to an end, so does one man's career on the sidelines. In 49 years, Floyd Grindstaff has never missed a home game at North ...



Henderson County students head back to school with an emphasis on building a strong future  WLOS

Monday was back to school for kids in Henderson County.Around 13500 students from across the county returned to classes for the new school year.This is the ...



East Henderson High School administrators responded to school threat on Thursday  WLOS

A Henderson County Schools representative confirms Monday that on the morning of Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, school administrators at East Henderson High ...



Henderson County schools rattled by 2nd threat in a week  WLOS

Two mountain teenagers were arrested Friday and charged with making threats involving shooting up their school.The threat at West Henderson High Schoolon ...



Henderson County struggles to find qualified SROs who can protect and mentor  WLOS

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office is searching the country for 11 deputies to help protect local schools, but they've found that good SROs are hard to find.



Viewing, service for West Henderson student held Friday  WLOS

Friends and family gather Friday to remember a West Henderson High student killed Monday in a crash. The viewing for 17-year-old Alexis "Lexie" Moffitt is ...



Garner hired as West Henderson girls coach  BlueRidgeNow.com

West Henderson High School announced Thursday that it has hired assistant girls varsity basketball coach Chris Garner as the new girls varsity head coach.



'My heart is shattered': West Henderson students mourn death of Lexie Moffitt after wreck  Asheville Citizen-Times

On the morning of her 16th birthday, Kennedy Fletcher led a vigil at which hundreds of students mourned the loss of her stepsister, Lexie Moffitt.



Shooting threat made to students participating in walkout at North Henderson High  Asheville Citizen-Times

Administrators at North Henderson High School reported a mass shooting threat made to their school if students participated in the national school walkout.



Henderson SRO's 'first day of school' face gets some laughs  WLOS

A photo posted on social media by the Henderson County Sheriff's Office is getting some laughs. The post shows School Resource Officer Mitch Jacobsen ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: ⚡️ VOTER GUIDE: School Board  Hendersonville Lightning

Stacey Caskey and Jay Egolf during a light moment at School Board forum. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: October 20, 2018. Related Stories. COUNTY'S ...



Former West Henderson teacher pleads guilty in student sex case  WLOS

A former West Henderson High School teacher has pleaded guilty in a case involving sex with a student.Devon Lategan accepted a plea agreement after being ...



North Henderson football coach Wilkins steps down  BlueRidgeNow.com

For the third time in the past seven years, North Henderson High School is searching for a new football head coach.On Tuesday morning, the school announced ...



It takes a village in Henderson County, where 10 inches of snow strands motorists  WLOS

Hendersonville was hit with 10 inches of snow over the weekend. As the snow let up there, many headed out on secondary roads, only to get stuck. It's still not ...



Student-built tiny home up for sale in Henderson County  WLOS

A student-built tiny home is now for sale in Henderson County. News 13's Lauren Brigman takes viewers on an exclusive tour of the home on News 13 This ...



Drugs, gun found in vehicle of fmr. student at West Henderson HS  WSPA.com

HENDERSON COUNTY, NC (WSPA) - Henderson County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a man after he was found with drugs and a firearm in a vehicle on ...



Henderson County News: Commissioners open to new plans for HHS  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 23, 2018) - Henderson County School Board members are united when it comes to the new plans for Hendersonville High School and ...



Day One: Falcon Frenzy wraps up first day with lots of local winners  BlueRidgeNow.com

The name Alec Baynard doesn't appear on any brackets during the wrestling season. In fact, there are no results to be found for that name. That's because the ...



Assault charges against a West Henderson High coach, dismissed  WLOS

The simple assault charge filed against a West Henderson High School basketball coach has been dismissed.District Attorney Greg Newman announced ...



Parents of West Henderson student killed in crash share memories of their daughter  WLOS

Alexis Moffitt, an 18-year-old West Henderson High School senior, was killed a week ago when her car skidded off a rain-slicked road in Buncombe County.



More than a dozen people rescued from floodwaters in Henderson County  WLOS

Rising waters led to 18 rescues throughout Henderson County on Thursday, one involving an SUV whose driver thought she could navigate the rising water but ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: School Board candidates largely agree on saving Stillwell, arming teachers  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 16, 2018) - School Board candidates are broadly in agreement on the major issues the elected leaders will face in the months ahead, ...



Update: 3 teens charged in bomb threat against N. Henderson High  WLOS

North Henderson High School was under a soft lockdown Wednesday after a bomb threat was made on social media.The Henderson County Sheriff's Office said ...



WNC high school wrestling: Wednesday night results  Asheville Citizen-Times

North Henderson, Pisgah clash in Wednesday meet.



Teen accused of making a threat at Rugby Middle School makes first court appearance  WLOS

A teen charged with making threats to Rugby Middle School in Henderson County made his first court appearance Monday.News 13 chooses not to name the ...



Henderson County News: Homeowners form 191 Alliance to block widening  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Oct 17, 2018) - Residents along N.C. 191 have stepped up their opposition to a project that would transform the road into four-lane divided ...



Former Raleigh high school teacher sentenced in student-sex case in Henderson County  News & Observer

A former Wake County teacher will spend 45 days in jail as part of a plea deal on charges that he had sex with a student when he worked at a Henderson ...



North Henderson High School string quartet takes the stage at The Orange Peel  Mountain Xpress

When the touring show Beatles vs. Stones – A Musical Showdown comes to The Orange Peel on November 11, a quartet of Asheville high school students will ...



Henderson County aims to be first in North Carolina to have armed forces at schools  Asheville Citizen-Times

Henderson County has taken an aggressive, community-wide approach to securing schools against mass shooter threats, by adding armed forces at each ...



Student in custody following a threat made via text, precautionary lockdown lifted  WLOS

Two Henderson County schools were placed on precautionary lockdown Tuesday after the Henderson County Sheriff's Office and Henderson County Public ...



Lockdown lifted after reports of student with gun on Henderson County campus  WLOS

A school lockdown in Henderson County was lifted Friday after authorities addressed a 911 call that an Apple Valley 8th-grader had a gun.After a student ...



Henderson County News: FLORENCE UPDATE: 6-10 inches of rain this weekend  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Sep 12, 2018) - Hurricane Florence could bring 6-10 inches of rain to the Hendersonville area when it moves into the mountains late ...



Easts Hemphill transfers to Asheville School  BlueRidgeNow.com

For the third time in his high school career, multi-sport standout Chris Hemphill has transferred. The East Henderson High School rising senior, who was the ...



Former West High standout honored by USA South  BlueRidgeNow.com

Just four months after graduating from West Henderson High School, Dalton Cole is already making headlines at the college level. On Saturday in Brevard ...



Henderson County News: MICHAEL'S RAIN FLOODS ROADS, CLOSES SCHOOL, BRCC; SHELTER OPENS  Hendersonville Lightning

High water closed Dana Road at Tracy Grove Road Thursday morning. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: October 11, 2018. Related Stories. Thieves steal ...



Henderson County RV resort evacuated after flash flooding sweeps in waist-deep waters  WLOS

Henderson County Schools were on a two-hour delay Thursday morning and later decided to close due to flash flooding. Earlier in the day, Lakewood RV ...



Warrants: Teen threatened to shoot, rape 2 Rugby Middle students in online messages  WLOS

Documents reveal new details in the case of a teenager charged with communicating threats against two Rugby Middle School students.Arrest warrants say the ...



Henderson County News: FLORENCE: NWS issues flash flood warning  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Sep 16, 2018) - The National Weather *Service* issued a flash flood warning shortly afternoon today lasting until 5:15 p.m. and warned of ...



West Henderson High evacuated after threat made on social media  WLOS

HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. -- The Henderson County Sheriff's Office has given the all clear for students to return to their classrooms at West Henderson High ...



Family, friends, teachers gather to say goodbye to victim of Christ School Road wreck  WLOS

Hundreds came out Friday night to say goodbye to a West Henderson High School student killed in a car crash earlier this week. Lexie Moffitt's visitation was ...



Investigation at West Henderson High may extend beyond currently charged teacher  WLOS

An investigation that's resulted in charges against a former West Henderson High School biology teacher may go further than the man currently charged.



Year in Review: Top 10 games of 2018  Asheville Citizen-Times

With 2019 quickly approaching, The Citizen Times has compiled its picks for the Top 10 games of 2018.



Knights are motivated heading into season  BlueRidgeNow.com

From the outside, expectations aren't high for North Henderson this season. The Knights were picked near the bottom of the Western Mountain Athletic ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: School Board candidate banned from schools  Hendersonville Lightning

Randy Ward. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: March 7, 2018. Related Stories. Both parties endorse in nonpartisan School Board race · ⚡ VOTER GUIDE: ...



News 13 Investigates: The invisible danger of radon in schools  WLOS

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Decades-old tests in several mountain counties revealed a possible health hazard in more than a dozen schools. A News 13 ...



Students hold prayer vigil to honor Lexie Moffitt  WLOS

Hundreds of West Henderson High School students gathered Wednesday morning for a prayer vigil to honor 17-year-old Alexis "Lexie" Moffitt. She passed away ...



Attorney Elston says West Henderson High volunteer baseball coach shared pot with players  WLOS

A volunteer assistant baseball coach at West Henderson High School has been dismissed amid allegations he shared marijuana with at least one member of ...



Henderson County News: East Flat Rock native nominated for nation's second highest court  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Sep 7, 2018) - EAST FLAT ROCK — On the bus ride to a mock trial competition, an East Henderson High School team member became ill ...



Lou Penland | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Lou Penland. Lou Ross Kesler Penland passed away on 10 October 2018 after a years-long, valiant battle with cancer. Lou Ross was born to Don and Verel ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: Once-rising star in local GOP sent to prison  Hendersonville Lightning

By Bill Moss, Published: October 4, 2018. Related Stories. Senator questions county native's experience in Senate Judiciary Committee hearing · East Flat Rock ...



Red Cross, Community Partners Open Shelters During Winter Storm  WFMYNews2.com

CHARLOTTE, NC (WFMY) -- Ahead of the major winter storm headed our way, the American Red Cross has partnered to open shelters for those in need.



Wilkins named North girls basketball coach  BlueRidgeNow.com

North Henderson's search for a new women's basketball coach has come to an end and it didn't have to go far to find its new head guy. In a statement on ...



Jury selection begins in 2nd-degree murder crash that killed an East Henderson senior  WLOS

Jury selection begins today in the case of Matthew Joseph Schmieder, who faces a second-degree murder charge for a December 2016 car crash that killed ...



Wrestling: Lowery, Richardson win at North Knight Invitational  Spruce Pine Mitchell News

HENDERSONVILLE – The Mitchell High School Mountaineers wrestling team finished in sixth place overall out of 23 teams Wednesday, Nov. 21, at the North ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: District bar sends five judgeship nominees to governor  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Jul 19, 2018) - BREVARD — Almost 100 attorneys from the judicial district covering Henderson, Polk and Transylvania counties cast ballots ...



NCHP: East Henderson High Senior killed in crash; driver responsible hospitalized  WLOS

A senior from East Henderson High School was an innocent victim in a wreck that was easily preventable, according to a trooper with the Highway Patrol.



Henderson County News: DRIVER IN FATAL CRASH SENT TO PRISON  Hendersonville Lightning

By Nancy Waclawek, Published: March 23, 2018. Related Stories. Driver in fatal crash remains in jail under $200,000 bond · Driver in fatal crash had history of ...



Henderson County News: Storm dumps up to 18 inches of snow, knocks out power for 11,903  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (Dec 7, 2018) - The winter storm that brought up to 18 inches of snow to the area was changing to freezing rain with the potential for a new ...



Henderson County commits to more armed guards at public schools  Asheville Citizen-Times

In response to an increasing number of threats made to Henderson County schools, the sheriff's office has committed to adding more armed guards.



Heatherly to coach East Henderson football  Asheville Citizen-Times

Justin Heatherly Named New Head Football Coach at East Henderson HighHENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (Jan.



For the kids: Coaches, administrators put in countless hours  BlueRidgeNow.com

For them, the two months off for summer break is just a drop in the bucket. Besides, most of them are, in reality, still working. High school coaches and ...



HHS wrestling starts season with new coach  BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville's wrestling program will have a new coach as the season begins. Michael Coggins is taking over for Michael Jones as coach of the Bearcat ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: McDonald running on 'overwhelming accomplishments'  Hendersonville Lightning

Charlie McDonald filed for re-election as sheriff on Monday, Feb. 19. Comments. By Lightning Reports, Published: February 12, 2018. View the Slideshow.



THE OLD VALLEY HILL SCHOOL IS DANGEROUSLY DILAPIDATED; OWNERSHIP OF THE PROPERTY IS IN LITIGATION  WHKP

CLOSED 35 YEARS AGO. NOW DESCRIBED AS A BIG SOLID WASTE VIOLATION. There has recently been some concern expressed to WHKP News about ...



A LOT OF ROAD WORK IS HAPPENING ON HIGHWAY 191---MUCH MORE IS TO COME  WHKP

PROPOSED MULTI-USE PATH LIKELY TO CONNECT WEST HIGH, RUDGY MIDDLE, AND THE HISTORIC JOHNSON FARM. With plans in the works for NC ...



West Henderson High School Alum Dies in Motorcycle Wreck  WLOS

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. -- A community is mourning after a mountain athlete died in a motorcycle wreck in Florida this week. West Henderson High football ...



Hillside, Vance County to change conferences; Warren County moves to 1A  HighSchoolOT

The N.C. High School Athletic Association board of directors has made decisions about a number of appeals from schools to change classifications for the ...



Whooping cough outbreak spreads to at least 5 schools in Henderson County  WLOS

A whooping cough outbreak has spread to at least five schools in Henderson County.Health officials in Henderson County confirmed seven cases between ...



Henderson County News: Local student wins Morehead-Cain scholarship  Hendersonville Lightning

Bob Keener. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: April 26, 2018. Related Stories. Bob Keener is profoundly interested in nature — human nature and the ...



Henderson County Four Seasons Politics: Stacey Caskey to run for School Board  Hendersonville Lightning

Stacey Caskey. Comments. By Lightning Reports, Published: February 19, 2018. Related Stories. Stacey Caskey, a Mills River resident, award-winning teacher, ...



Henderson County News: Playhouse, and its leader, fight back and survive  Hendersonville Lightning

Creative Director Lisa K. Bryant has led a gradual financial recovery of the Flat Rock Playhouse. Comments. By DAVID M. CAMERON, Published: May 1, 2018 ...



Henderson County News: Mills River dedicates Tommy Bryson basketball court  Hendersonville Lightning

Joey Bryson and West Henderson basketball players pose at the Thomas A. Bryson Basketball Court. Comments. By Bill Moss, Published: July 25, 2018. MILLS ...



N.C. coach arrested for allegedly smoking marijuana with high school athletes off campus  USA TODAY High School Sports

A volunteer baseball coach from a North Carolina high school has been arrested for allegedly smoking marijuana with a group of players off campus following a ...



High school students help build a tiny home  WLOS

HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. -- Students at West Henderson High School are working on a big project that's special because it's small.When I very first started ...



Hurricane Florence forces colleges closures in eastern and central North Carolina  Asheville Citizen-Times

With Hurricane Florence nearing the North Carolina coast, most college students in the state won't be attending classes.



Angered by ICE agreement, 50 people walk out of Henderson sheriff debate in protest  Asheville Citizen-Times

FLAT ROCK — More than 50 people walked out of a Henderson County sheriff candidate debate after incumbent Charles McDonald said he stands by an ...



Cold night ahead for those still powerless in WNC  WLOS

Thousands will head into a cold Monday night and Tuesday morning still without power. Bill Norton, a Duke Energy spokesperson, told News 13 crews are ...



Sunday weather latest: NC Highway Patrol reports 509 collisions statewide  WLOS

5 p. m. update: The NC Highway Patrol reports that from midnight to 10 a. m. Sunday, it has responded to 509 collisions statewide, and responded to 1100 calls ...



Henderson County school board member charged with communicating threat  WLOS

A Henderson County school board member, who is on leave of absence after he was arrested in May, was arrested again on amisdemeanor charge of ...



UPDATE: Schmieder guilty of second-degree murder, sentenced to 17 years in prison  WLOS

A jury finds Matthew Schmieder guilty of second-degree murder.The judge sentenced Schmieder to 16.75 years in prison. He will be eligible for parole in 13 ...



Man to face second-degree murder charge in wreck that killed EHHS student  WLOS

A driver accused of being intoxicated at the time of a deadly wreck in Henderson County will face murder charges.A Grand Jury determined Matthew Joseph ...



News 13 Investigates: What will it mean for mountain residents if Mission is sold to HCA  WLOS

A growing number of people are raising concerns about the proposed sale of Mission Health. A News 13 investigation looked into why several groups have now ...



NCHSAA rules on high school athletics reclassifications as populations change  North State Journal

To say that it's been a challenging fall for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association would like saying that Hurricane Florence brought a little bit of rain ...



Henderson County News: NC 191 N. widening, last I-26 segment picked as priorities  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (May 4, 2018) - Years from now, when homeowners along N.C. 191 from N.C. 280 to Long Shoals Road demand to know the origins of a ...



4 ex-East Henderson students plead to assault in former rape case  Asheville Citizen-Times

HENDERSONVILLE – Four former East Henderson High School students who were charged with raping a classmate after heavy drinking at a party accepted a ...



Deputies: Former WNC high schooler arrested after over 23 grams of marijuana located on him on campus  FOX Carolina

Henderson County Deputies say a former high school student was arrested after he was located on campus with over 23 grams of marijuana, drug ...



NRA grants help local students learn safety  Smoky Mountain News

Recent efforts to enhance student safety by placing armed volunteers in the nation's schools have resulted in predictable blowback from anti-gun activists, some ...



Was justice served in Henderson assault case?  Asheville Citizen-Times

John Boyle examines the plea deal in a recent Henderson County assault case.



West Henderson High teacher voluntarily resigns  WLOS

A West Henderson High School teacher who was suspended in November in relation to the ongoing Devon Lategan investigation has voluntarily resigned.



Monday Weather Latest: Winter Weather Advisory in effect as concern shifts to black ice  WLOS

4 p. m. Update: A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY CONTINUES UNTIL 10AM TUESDAY FOR WNC & THE UPSTATE FOR BLACK ICE! Wintry weather isn't ...



Knights Christmas Tournament begins Thursday  BlueRidgeNow.com

Santa Claus has already made his yearly gift-giving trek, and he's back home at the North Pole. That signals one thing for this time of year around here for area ...



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