Keep it real: A conversation with Jim Lauderdale

A pillar of the Americana, country and bluegrass realms, legendary singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale is one of the few artists who…
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Concerts On The Creek

The 13th season of Concerts On The Creek will continue with Tuxedo Junction (oldies/variety) from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday,…
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‘An Appalachian Evening’

The “An Appalachian Evening” series will continue at the Stecoah Valley Center in Robbinsville. 
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Bardo Arts Center fall season announced

The Bardo Arts Center (BAC) at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee is excited to welcome patrons into its spaces for…
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HART presents ‘The Book of Will’

A stage production of “The Book of Will” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12-13, 19-20, 25-27 and at…
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Cosmopolitan country: Waynesville restaurant celebrates 15 years

It’s Thursday morning. In just about a half-hour, The Sweet Onion restaurant in downtown Waynesville will open for lunch —…
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