Agencies uncover meth ring
Authorities have filed charges against 12 people involved in a methamphetamine trafficking ring spanning at least three counties, U.S. Attorney Anne Tompkins announced Tuesday.
Snowy owl, rare for WNC, rehabbing nicely
Even hanging out in a king-sized dog crate, it's a majestic, awe-inspiring bird.
Warrants: Child sex photos found on man's phone
Detectives investigating the theft of a man's firearm found pictures of children engaged in sexual activity on his cell phone, according to details revealed in search warrant applications.
Turner announces NC Statehouse bid against Moffitt
Former UNC Asheville Assistant Vice Chancellor Brian Turner announced his intention today to run for the North Carolina Statehouse in 2014 against two-term incumbent Rep. Tim Moffitt .
Buncombe government to reduce carbon footprint
The Buncombe County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday set a goal of reducing county government's carbon footprint 2 percent a year to fight climate change and save money.
Mountain Home Care honors 'everyday heroes'
Full announcement from Mountain Home Care: ARDEN, N.C. - In celebration of Mountain Home Care's 10th anniversary observance of November's National Family Caregiver Awareness Month, Lana Wilde found it difficult, if not impossible, to choose only one dual role caregiver to receive the company's "Caregiver Leadership Award."
Black Friday 'calm' for local shoppers
Jill Murray deliberately avoided the stores on Thanksgiving Day. "I don't think the employees should have to work," the Brevard woman said.
Atwood joins Diamond Brand leadership team
Press release from Diamond Brand Outdoors: DIAMOND BRAND LEADERSHIP TEAM GAINS PRESIDENT OF RETAIL New Hire to Help Lead Retail Expansion ARDEN, N.C. - Diamond Brand Outdoors, Asheville's leading outdoor retailer for nearly 50 years, is proud to announce the addition of Terry Atwood to its leadership team.
Kid-friendly holiday fun? Head south
Much of the kid-friendly action is down south this weekend, especially the Christmas fun.
Arden man charged in break-in
An Arden man is facing charges related to an August break-in at an Arden home. Corey Clifton Poole, 23, of Cave Lane, was charged Saturday with breaking and entering and larceny, according to a warrant at the Buncombe County magistrate's office.