Heather Carver, First Vice President
Welcome to District 8 with counties ranging from Cherokee to Burke. Native to Western North Carolina Heather Carver from Tuscola High School is the District 8 Representative and First Vice President for NC FCCLA.
Home of Beautiful People and Places! While in Western North Carolina there are countless activities to choose from. The Biltmore Estate located in Asheville is the largest privately owned home in the United States and is still owned by the original family. While in Asheville visit the new growing city and its downtown spunk. Jackson County has numerous hiking and white water rafting events to choose from and also has the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad. Western Carolina University is also located in Jackson County which attract people around the world to come to study. Swain County is home to the Cherokee People where visitors can learn the culture and envision life of the Native Americans. Haywood and Jackson County share their boarders with the astonishing Blue Ridge Parkway and Appalachian Trail seeing nature at its best. Haywood County is the home of the International Festival "Folkmoot" and many other lively festivals. Lucky enough this part of the state experiences all four seasons. During the winter season come visit Cataloochee Ski Area in Maggie Valley in Haywood County. For many events in Western North Carolina, Bluegrass is a common choice of music. No matter where in the mountains you may be will always feel welcome and see smiling faces.
The Mountains Are Calling I Must Go!
First Vice President