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MILLS RIVER HIRES INTERIM MANAGER; SELECTS A FIRM TO RECRUIT A NEW PERMANENT TOWN MANAGER

MILLS RIVER HIRES INTERIM MANAGER; SELECTS A FIRM TO RECRUIT A NEW PERMANENT TOWN MANAGER

THE TOWN OF MILLS RIVER IS MOVING THE PROCESS FORWARD OF FINDING A NEW TOWN MANAGER MILLS RIVER MAYOR LARRY FREEMAN ANNOUNCED THIS WEEK THAT TOWN COUNCIL HAS MADE ARRANGEMENTS FOR MANAGEMENT AFTER TOWN MANAGER JAIME LAUGHTER LEAVES THE POSITION AT... Link to Full Story


COAL ASH LEGISLATION IS REVIVED; HEADED TOWARD FINAL SIGNATURES

COAL ASH LEGISLATION IS REVIVED; HEADED TOWARD FINAL SIGNATURES

  more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2014/08/19/5115948/legislators-revive-coal-ash-bill.html#.U_QPBNHD8dU#storylink=cpy  WHKP News Director's note:  The two principle leaders in this legislation, Senator Tom Apodaca on the state senate side and Representative Chuck McGrady on the state house side, are from... Link to Full Story


GROUND IS BROKEN FOR NEW TUXEDO, GREEN RIVER, ZIRCONIA PARK

GROUND IS BROKEN FOR NEW TUXEDO, GREEN RIVER, ZIRCONIA PARK

A crowd of 50 residents from that community gathered Monday to watch elected officials and other dignitaries break ground on the new park for the Tuxedo, Green River, and Zirconia communities.               The ceremony came two weeks after Henderson County... Link to Full Story


TOURISM PUT $230 MILLION IN THE LOCAL ECONOMY IN 2013

TOURISM PUT $230 MILLION IN THE LOCAL ECONOMY IN 2013

                                Henderson County Ranked 15 Out Of 100 Counties In Travel Impact Study   2013 Economic Impact of Travel in Henderson County The North Carolina Division of Tourism, Film and Sports Development released the 2013 county economic impact numbers.  The... Link to Full Story

 

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