New Owners Buy Mountain Fresh Grocery

After almost 11 years, ownership of Mountain Fresh Grocery store on Main Street was passed on once again. On Monday, husband and wife-team Steve and Jennifer Snead-Smith of Richmond, Va., closed the deal on the purchase. The two left the corporate world behind and searched all over the country for the perfect business to buy.

Native Flora Plant Sale

The Mountain Garden Club’s Annual Plant Sale will be staged at 9:00 A.M. Saturday, May 26, at the Highlands Ball Field. Expect plenty of hardy, mountain-bred stars of the garden.

All About Trout

Your on-stream experience gets measurably better with the application of a few common sense ideas.

Take Your Life Back

Addiction can be successfully treated under the compassionate care of a physician.

Jelly Bugs

Little Ray’s attempt to take care of his ailing Mama will leave a bad taste in your mouth.

A Woman of Vision

The Highlands Community Child Development Center is a treasure for the entire community, thanks to people like Judy Joyner.

No Boundaries,

The Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society’s reputation for loving care for cats and dogs extends far beyond the borders of the Plateau.

The New Classics

Classic Links and Luggage offers complete lines of clothing and fine luggage, all geared to the active lifestyle. It’s all served up with deeply personalized service.

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Winter’s Winner
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2018/04 - April
A chance vision on a quiet winter’s day gave us a stunning photo for Laurel’s January 2019 cover.  more
World’s Finest Performances at Highlands PAC
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2018/04 - April
A quartet of electrifying productions close out the season for The Met Opera and The National Theatre of London at The Highlands Performing Arts Center.  more
Zuckerman Live at Highlands Cashiers Chamber Music Festival
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2018/04 - April
Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival will stage an unforgettable gala evening with the Pinchas Zuckerman Trio and a magnificent meal at Highlands Falls Country Club.  more
Food Pantry Benefits
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2017/01 - Winter
A generous community and the Highlands Food and Wine Festival ensure The Food Pantry of Highlands makes it through the winter.  more
Collective Spirits
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2017/04 - April
The Bascom’s Collective Spirits celebration, set for June 8-10, offers new twists on this Plateau favorite − the unofficial start of the Highlands Season.  more
Highlands’ Ice Skating Rink
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2018/01 - Winter
Like something from a storybook, Highlands’ Ice Skating Rink is the perfect spot for making cherished winter memories.  more
Panoramic Views
Published on
2017/01 - Winter
The view from the top is complemented by this gorgeous home predicated on comfort.  more
Volunteer Spotlight Linda Parrish
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2016/12 - December
For volunteer Linda Parrish, service at The Gathering Table is a labor of love.  more
$60 Pinot Gris
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2017/06 - June
Trendy winemakers are playing a frustrating game with the outliers of their collections.   more
100 Mentors in 100 Days
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2017/09 - September
An ambitious new recruitment drive seeks to expand the number of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Highlands and Cashiers’ successful pairings of children with compassionate adults.  more