Home » Entries posted by Press Release

The IPDC bike plans – your input wanted

The IPDC bike plans – your input wanted

The Isothermal Planning & Development Commission (IPDC)  and NCDOT are working together to create safe and connected routes for bicycling in the Isothermal region. This plan aims to use bicycling as a tool for improving mobility, safety, health, economy, environment, and overall quality of life. The IPDC represents Cleveland, McDowell, Polk and Rutherford Counties in […]

Lake Lure Classical Academy 6th Annual Raptor 5K & Fun Run

Lake Lure Classical Academy 6th Annual Raptor 5K & Fun Run

Lake Lure Classical Academy 6th Annual Raptor 5K & Fun Run Saturday April 29, 2017 (rain or shine) at Morse Park Hwy 64 Lake Lure, NC 5K starts at 8:30 a.m. (on-site registration at 7:30 a.m. t-shirts available while supply lasts) 1/2 mile Fun Run (free for grades 5 and under) starts at 9:30am. No pets […]

ICC annual PORTFOLIO DESIGN show – Thursday

ICC annual PORTFOLIO DESIGN show – Thursday

You Are Invited… Thursday, April 27th 10:00 – 6:30 It’s time for the ICC annual PORTFOLIO DESIGN show — Free and open to the public — so be sure to invite friends and family too!  Second-year students in Isothermal’s Applied Sciences Advertising & Graphic Designprogram are polishing up their work for the 2017 Portfolio Show which will be […]

Mountain Heritage: Claiming Our Shared Appalachian Roots

Mountain Heritage: Claiming Our Shared Appalachian Roots

On Friday, April 28, Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy-CFA will be hosting a symposium for its grade 10-12 students entitled “Mountain Heritage: Claiming Our Shared Appalachian Roots.”  Participants include Emily Epley, executive director of the Earl Scruggs Center; musician Phil Ruff; Jeff Ziegler, the school’s academic dean; Robin Lattimore, student research coordinator; and Devin McEnnerney, Martha […]

Spindale’s Connor Stroud named to Junior Wheelchair Tennis team

Spindale’s Connor Stroud named to Junior Wheelchair Tennis team

USTA ANNOUNCES SQUAD FOR 2017 BNP PARIBAS WORLD TEAM CUP U.S. Teams to Compete in Wheelchair Tennis’ Premier International Team Competition, May 1-7, in Sardinia, Italy WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.– The United States Tennis Association (USTA) has announced the players and coaches who will represent the United States at the 2017 BNP Paribas World Team Cup. […]

PTK honor society inducts new members

PTK honor society inducts new members

  SPINDALE  – Five students at Isothermal Community College were inducted into the Sigma Chi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa last week. Phi Theta Kappa is the national honor society for two-year college students. The organization provides opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in activities that involve four hallmarks: scholarship, fellowship, leadership and service. In order to qualify for membership in Phi Theta […]

NCAA Championships to return to NC

NCAA Championships to return to NC

PRESS RELEASE RALEIGH, N.C. — The NCAA announced today that they will be returning championship events to sites in North Carolina for the first time since the state passed sweeping anti-LGBT legislation in 2016. The original law, HB 2, was replaced last month by a new law, HB 142, which continues to discriminate against transgender […]

Facebook killer Steve Stephens committed suicide before arrest

Facebook killer Steve Stephens committed suicide before arrest

ERIE, P.A. — Steve Stephens, the man wanted for shooting dead a 74-year-old man and posting video of the heinous act to Facebook, has committed suicide. A tip came in shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday that a car matching the description of Steve Stephens’ white Ford Fusion was parked outside a McDonald’s near Erie, Pennsylvania. […]

MountainTrue Announces Green Riverkeeper

MountainTrue 11th Annual Spring Green Bash Saluda’s favorite river and block party is May 6; river, zipline and rappelling trips to benefit new Green Riverkeeper Saluda, NC — MountainTrue is pleased to announce that Gray Jernigan, MountainTrue’s Southern Regional Director, is now also the new Green Riverkeeper and will serve as a fundamental protector of […]

Chimney Rock Park to offer Easter weekend events

Chimney Rock Park to offer Easter weekend events

CHIMNEY ROCK– Chimney Rock Park’s 62nd Annual Easter Sunrise Service will be this Sunday.The public is invited. The interdenominational community celebration includes live spiritual music featuring bagpipes and special live music sung by local musicians along with an inspirational message. Admission to the service, which is held rain or shine, is free to the public. […]

Page 1 of 10123Next ›Last »