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After serving in the military and struggling to adjust to civilian life, John Mahshie started a 10-acre farm in Henderson County, North Carolina. The Veterans Healing Farm is harvested by other veterans who volunteer their time and donate every Tuesday’s crop to the Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 85 Issue 6, November 2017, p182-190, il, por Periodical Website
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34986
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The Baker Barber Collection at the Henderson County Public Library holds over 75,00 photographs of everyday life in North Carolina, many of which are unlabeled. Twice a month, volunteers gather together to go through some of the photographs in order to identify any known people, places, or things in the photographs.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 84 Issue 8, January 2017, p94-98, il, por Periodical Website
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27294
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The small western North Carolina town of Saluda rests just over 2,000 feet above sea level. It was once a railroad town, but now it relies on live music, local art, and outdoor recreation to bring visitors in.
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27295
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As more people move to western North Carolina, they choose to live in Hendersonville instead of Asheville. Many of these people prefer the quiet but welcoming downtown in Hendersonville, as well as the many cultural experiences that are available in a more leisurely environment.
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27286
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Located in Henderson County, Hendersonville thrives off of the success of nearby Asheville. Hendersonville offers a number of attractions, including an aquarium, over 30 non-chain restaurants, amazing views, and mountain charm.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 84 Issue 5, October 2016, p130-134, 136, 138, il, por, map Periodical Website
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27648
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Located just two hours west of Charlotte, Hendersonville is an ideal place to visit when looking for peace and quiet. Journalist, Adam Rhew discusses his visit to Hendersonville and the Carl Sandburg Home in Flat Rock.
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The Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site in Flat Rock, North Carolina is considered a peaceful place to visit. This article briefly covers the history of the home and its establishment as a National Historic Site.
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24005
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Suzanne and Hunter Hale own Killarney House in Hendersonville. The house has been owned by a number of families for over a hundred years and is part of the Hyman Heights Historic District.
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24117
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Carolina Horse and Carriage in Hendersonville opened in 2009 and offers carriage rides to locals and tourist alike. The author discusses her experience on a carriage ride and discusses the history of horse-drawn carriages in the area.
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3909
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While Henderson County is considered the state's apple capital, apples are not the only attraction. There are festivals, including the North Carolina Apple Festival; Hendersonville's downtown district; and historic sites, including Carl Sandburg's home at Flat Rock.
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35439
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Designing correctional facilities is a complex business, according to author Elizabeth Cozart. Aiding in the understanding of their complex design considerations was a discussion of factors such as security, budget, time frame, and appearance. Included were examples of correctional facilities from Henderson, Rowan, and Durham counties.
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North Carolina Architecture (NoCar NA 730 N8 N67x), Vol. 45 Issue 2, 1997, p10-20
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24546
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Glassy Mountain, a spur of the Blue Ridge Mountains, is located in Flat Rock, North Carolina and is a popular site for hikers wishing to visit the Connemara Trails in Henderson County. The author presents some of the area's historical highlights and things to do near the mountain.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 43 Issue 12, May 1976, p16-17, il
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18218
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Henderson is one of the leading counties in western North Carolina. Continuing his travels around the state, Goerch describes the things of interest he found there.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 8 Issue 52, May 1941, p1-4, 21-23, il
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