A Holiday Step in Time

The Zachary-Tolbert House is an oasis of tranquility and transcendent beauty amidst the cares and concerns of this busy season.
Illustration by Norma Jean Zahner

Saved by a Donut Dude

A random donut shop encounter reveals the state of the Universe. We’re all in trouble.

Stepping Outdoors With Ann

Ann Campbell’s passion for the natural world helps to fuel the Highlands Plateau Audubon Society’s vital mission.
Sue Blair with Xantos and Ellie Mae

A Most Wonderful Time

The Christmas Season is a a time of reflection and gratitude at Carpe Diem Farms.

From Islands to Mountains

Twenty-four dogs and puppies from hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico have been given a new leash(!) on life at Cashiers Highlands Humane Society.
Marty Rosenfield

Highlands Food Pantry

Even as its needs increase, The Highlands Food Pantry is seeing a dramatic cut to its steady supply of food.

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“Littles” at International Friendship Center’s family art weekend at The Bascom.

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Red, White and Blue-tiful
Published on
2016/06 - June
The Village Green’s Fourth of July celebration is everything that’s magical about small town America.  more
Regional Writers Read
Published on
2016/09 - September
Local authors and poets will shine at an innovative writers series, courtesy of Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library. For information, call (828) 743-0215.  more
Research and Education
Published on
2015/12 - December
HBS projects seek to unlock the mysteries of our native plant and animal populations.  more
Retirement: Wants and Options
Published on
2015/03 - March
Ridge Tops to River Bottoms
Published on
2015/12 - December
For the students of Highland Biological Station’s fall semester, a stay in Highlands has been an in-depth education outside of the classroom.  more
Riding the Ridge
Published on
2015/04 - April
Serious cyclists and weekend dilettantes are invited to enjoy every mile of the glute-pounding, calf-strangling Tour de Cashiers, set for Saturday, May 2, at the Village Green Commons in Cashiers.  more
Ringing in the Season
Published on
2015/12 - December
Highlands United Methodist Church’s hand bell choir will present a Christmas Concert at 6:00 P.M. Wednesday, December 16. Everyone is invited to attend.  more
Rings of Patriotism
Published on
2016/07 - July
Local handbell ringers are presenting a pair of concerts for the month of July.  more
Rise & Shine For Charity
Published on
2016/07 - July
The Rise and Shine party, staged at 6:30 P.M. Sunday, August 7, at The Bascom, is a chance to kick up your heels and boost the Highlands community.   more
Rise and Shine
Published on
2015/05 - May
Rise and Shine for the Highlands Community Fund, an effervescent evening of barbecue, dance and jolly refreshments, will be staged at 6:30 P.M. Sunday, June 7. It’ll boost the fortunes of a host of local causes.  more