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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120 year old Cashiers Petroglyph
Published on
2017/08 - August
The reasoning and technique behind the Cashiers Petroglyph are difficult to fathom.  more
2017 Was Cookin'!
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2017/12 - December
Each month, The Laurel features favorite recipes from our favorite people. Click through to view this past year's recipes from Highlands and Cashiers.  more
25 Years of Carpe Diem
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2017/03 - March
A crazy dream and an unshakeable faith led to the formation of Carpe Diem Farms 25 years ago.  more
30 Years of Saving Lives
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2017/04 - April
Thanks to a dedicated army of supporters, volunteers and staff members, Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society has saved the lives of thousands of animals over the course of 30 years.  more
4118 Kitchen + Bar
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2017/10 - October
4118 Kitchen and Bar: Come for the food, stay for the conversation. Or vice versa.  more
7th Annual Dahlia Fest
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2017/07 - July
The Highlands Historical Society spotlights the intricate beauty of local dahlias and the national recognition of The Prince House.  more
90 Years of Commitment at Highlands Biological Station
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2017/11 - November
The Highlands Biological Foundation reflects on 90 years of discovering and protecting the natural heritage of the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau.  more
90 Years of Reputable Research
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2017/01 - Winter
The Highlands Biological Station has unveiled an ambitious new project to showcase the wonderful natural resources found at the edge of Lindenwood Lake.  more
A Beautiful Challenge
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2016/12 - December
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.  more
A Beautiful investment
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2017/08 - August
Escape from the stress and the congestion of the city.   more