Newspapers & Magazines
Asheville Citizen-Times: The region’s largest circulation daily newspaper.
14 O’Henry Ave., Asheville, NC 28801; 828-252-5611, (800) 800-4204.
Hendersonville Times-News: Hendersonville’s daily newspaper. 106 Henderson
Crossing Plaza,, Hendersonville, NC 28792; 828-692-0505.
In addition to the daily papers, there are a number of other publications
available that feature information on current attractions, restaurants, art
gallery exhibitions and outdoor recreation activities.
Appalachian Voices: Bi-monthly newspaper published by Appalachian Voices, a
nonprofit grass roots organization. Articles of general interest about the
mountains, with focus on the environment. 119 Howard Street, Boone, NC 28607;
Blue Ridge Outdoors: Monthly free publication covering all outdoor sports in
the southern mountains. (434) 817-2755.
Bold Life: Monthly free magazine featuring Hendersonville and Asheville area
dining, art, music, people and culture. PO Box 1070, Flat Rock, NC 28731;
Fairview Town Crier: A free monthly publications. This not-for-profit
newspaper offers news and events about Fairview, a mountain community just south
of Asheville. P.O. Box 1862, Fairview, NC 28730, 828-628-1422.
Fun Things To Do In The Mountains: A monthly publication focusing on exactly
what the title says. PO Box 18383, Asheville NC 28814, 828-751-4386.
The Laurel of Asheville: Monthly free magazine focusing on the arts and
culture of the Asheville area. 1 West Pack Square, BB&T Building, Suite 503,
Asheville, NC 28801; 828-670-7503.
Mountain Xpress: A free weekly independent news, arts, and events newspaper
for Western North Carolina. Excellent entertainment coverage, local commentary.
P.O. Box 144, Asheville, NC 28802; 828-251-1333.
Rapid River: Monthly free arts and culture magazine serving Asheville and
Western North Carolina.85 N. Main Street, Canton NC 28716; 828-646-0071.
Sophie: Complimentary monthly magazine for today's women, distributed
throughout Western North Carolina.
Smoky Mountain News: Information from the western North Carolina region
covering Haywood, Jackson, Macon and Swain county. PO Box 629, Waynesville NC
Take Five: A weekly tabloid insert in the Asheville Citizen-Times on
Fridays. It features a complete theater and events listing, articles and
reviews. 14 O’Henry Ave., Asheville, NC 28801; 828-252-5611, (800) 800-4204.
Verve: Verve Magazine provides an in-depth look at WNC women in the
arts, business, fashion and design. Published six times a year. 105 South Main
Street, Hendersonville NC 28792; 828-697-1414.
Radio Stations originating in Asheville &
WWNC/570 (Country) 828-253-3835
WKJV/1380 (Gospel) 828-252-1380
(Public Radio) 828-210-4800
WNCW/88.7 Spindale (Public Radio) 828 -287-8000
WOXL/96.5 (Light Rock Mix)
WPVM/103.5 (Progressive News/Talk) 828-258-0085
WLOS TV/13 ABC affiliate based in Asheville
offering the best coverage of the mountains.
Fox Carolina/21 Coverage of the mountains, originating in
The Henderson County Public Library: 301 N.
Washington Street, Hendersonville NC 28739. Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 9 a.m. to
p.m. Friday and Saturday; closed Sunday. 828-697-4725
Tuxedo-Green River: 828-697-4969