Beth Arney, a Western Carolina University fall graduate who majored in health and physical education, recently was named the Outstanding Future Professional of the Year for the southern district of the Society of Health and Physical Educators.
WCU’s School of Nursing, which established the WHEE Wagon Program last spring to provide medically fragile children wagons with IV poles so they can play and just be a kid, recently donated two WHEE wagons to Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva.
Want to see “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town,” “Jingle Bells” and “Winter Wonderland” sung with a country twist mixed in with some redneck humor? Then the 3 Redneck Tenors presentation of “Christmas Spec-Tac-Yule-Ar” is a must-see.
A conference at Western Carolina University on Tuesday, Nov. 10, will focus on the impact that a healthy downtown district can have on attracting tourists and boosting the economy of the 26 westernmost counties of North Carolina.