4th Street Bridge in Highlands, taken in 1906

A Bridge with Spirits, Highlands NC History

Improvements to Highlands’ Fourth Street were fueled by generous doses of medicinal tonic.

Top Five Leafy Greens

When it comes to healthy eating, deep green is pure gold.

Burlingame Extension

Burlingame Country Club is boosting membership thanks to an ambitious renovation program.

Baby, Look at You Now

Thrift shops, butchering photos of phantom children, and the nature of Art – Donna tackles the Mysteries of the Universe.

Devotion in Motion

For Obie Oakley, securing Highlands’ past relies on a clear vision of the future.

Highlands Food Pantry

The Highlands Food Pantry relies upon a generous community to fulfill its mission.

Ron Rash | Photo courtesy WCU

Celebration For Education

Bestselling author Ron Rash will headline the Literacy Council of Highlands’ A Celebration for Education fundraiser July 26. For tickets or more information, call (828) 526-0863.

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Left to Right: Cashiers Flags Co-chair, Jennifer Lownes  and chair, Mary Palmer Dargan, both of Dargan Landscape Architects

JoAnn Williams Walker at The Brier Patch in Highlands NC

by Davis Picklesimer Highlands Wine Shoppe

Vic Greene, Highlands Cashiers Hospital

 The quilt to be raffled to raise money for a scholarship.

Articles Results

25 Years of Carpe Diem
Published on
2017/03 - March
A crazy dream and an unshakeable faith led to the formation of Carpe Diem Farms 25 years ago.  more
A Family Friendly Affair
Published on
2017/09 - September
With a little bit of time to breathe, Carpe Diem Farms begins to plan its 25th anniversary celebration.  more
A Most Wonderful Time at Carpe Diem Farms
Published on
2017/12 - December
The Christmas Season is a a time of reflection and gratitude at Carpe Diem Farms.  more
A Silver Celebration
Published on
2017/01 - Winter
There’s plenty to celebrate at Carpe Diem Farms this year, thanks to a wise stable of horses and a creative, committed staff.  more
Building Stable Relationships
Published on
2017/04 - April
The bond between horses and girls and women is deep and almost mystical. Carpe Diem Farms nurtures this special relationship.  more
Calling All Volunteers
Published on
2017/05 - May
A small team of good-natured volunteers is needed to help Carpe Diem Farms get spruced up for the season.  more
Carpe Diem Gallops Ahead
Published on
2017/07 - July
After an extremely busy spring, the days at Carpe Diem Farm have somehow gotten even more stimulating.  more
Changing the Lives of Horses at Carpe Diem Farms
Published on
2018/01 - Winter
Thanks to some special horses at Carpe Diem Farms, horses around the world have been given a new lease on life.  more
Continued Blessings at Carpe Diem Farms
Published on
2017/10 - October
Carpe Diem Farms exists in an endless cycle of blessings received and blessings given.   more
Easy’s Slipper
Published on
2018/07 - July
The unprecedented success of Easy’s Slipper has led to a working demonstration series in the United Kingdom.   more