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HOUND EARS Celebrates 50: Bill Hensley Reflects on Hound Ears Club

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Hound Ears Club which, since its inception, has become one of North Carolina’s premier recreational communities. I can look back on 49 of those years, having missed the first year of the renowned mountain resort that was built on a whim. In 1965, I was Director of Travel and Tourism for the state and living in Raleigh.

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Hound Ears Club Celebrates 50 Years in 2014

Building on a tradition of success as western North Carolina’s epitome of mountain living, Hound Ears Club continues to enchant visitors and residents alike after 50 years. Hound Ears will celebrate its Golden Anniversary in 2014 with a variety of events that truly express the Club’s unique position as one of the region’s most celebrated “escapes” from the hectic pace of modern life.

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