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Asheville, North Carolina is located in Buncombe County. Zip codes in Asheville, NC include 28801, 28810, and 28813. The median home price in Asheville is $248,800 which is roughly $146/per square foot. More Asheville information.

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1 hr ago | WLOS

Greenville police say dog shot over parking space

Greenville police have arrested a man on an animal cruelty charge after they say he shot a dog he said would not leave a parking space.

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5 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

Sound investment: WNC's burgeoning music industry

BANDING TOGETHER: The Asheville Symphony Orchestra is the leading presenter of classical music in WNC, and one of many groups making up the region's diverse music industry.

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8 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

Becoming reality: Building a community-centered music scene

Recording studios tend to focus on a single thing: crafting great albums. Echo Mountain does that well, with Grammy-winning projects by the likes of the Steep Canyon Rangers and the Zac Brown Band to its credit.

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11 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

Parts of downtown blocked off for movie set

Movie starts filming in downtown Asheville in front of BB&T building; vehicles and pedestrians are advised to avoid College and Patton.

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12 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

Safe and sound: GearTrack helps recover stolen instruments

Every musician's worst nightmare is to lose a favorite instrument, and it happens all the time.

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15 hrs ago | WWNC-AM Asheville

Hollywood Comes To Downtown Asheville

Hollywood comes to Asheville turning the streets of downtown into a sound stage.

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16 hrs ago | WLOS

NC mayor hopes walk to Washington saves hospital

A North Carolina mayor fighting for the hospital that closed in his rural North Carolina town has finished his protest march to the nation's capital.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WWNC-AM Asheville

The Price At The Pump Posts A Retreat

Better news on the price at the pump. Gas prices are at their lowest level since March.

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WYFF-TV Greenville

Overnight storms leave behind damage in western NC

Overnight thunderstorms in western North Carolina left behind some damage. Trees and powerlines were knocked down, leaving several customers in the dark THOUGH, THERE WILL BE A COMANS OF SHOWERS EACH -- CHANCE OF SHOWERS EACH AFTERNOON.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville NOW calls for equal rights

Wearing pill boxes as hats, Asheville NOW held a "Bitter Pill" rally, calling for equal rights for women.

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The Star Online

Author, historian to speak Saturday at Scruggs Center

Writer and historian Suzannah Smith Miles will present "Finding Barbara Allen," a discussion of Southern Appalachian folk music history and the "songcatchers" who first captured this music for posterity, Olive Dame Campbell and Cecil Sharp.

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Inhabitat

Learn How to Sustainably Farm Crops at the Perennial Agriculture Immersion Class in Asheville, NC

Want to learn about sustainable farming but don't have the time to WWOOF ? Then you may be interested in the Perennial Agriculture Immersion class, a three-week course in August hosted by the Urban Farm School in Asheville, NC.

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Mountain Xpress

Smart bets: Ali Douglass

There is something comfortingly familiar about Ali Douglass' whimsical illustrations and paintings.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

Severe Weather Affects Mountain Counties

Severe storms overnight knocking down trees and power lines across Asheville and surrounding mountain counties.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Public sounds off on proposed alcohol, tobacco policies

The Canton Board of Aldermen wants some more time to mull over a possible ordinance change to allow for alcohol on town streets and sidewalks following a public hearing Thursday night.

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Mountain Xpress

Happy Birthday Xpress: Seeking your views on Asheville in thea

As a long-time proponent of media for social change, my early activities included coordinating the creation of a small community FM radio station to serve a poor section of St. Louis, Mo.

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The Charlotte Observer

Tornado watch is in effect for Charlotte, area

A tornado watch is in effect for Charlotte and areas to the west and north until the early-morning hours Monday, as strong thunderstorms threaten the western Carolinas.

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Mountain Xpress

WNCA adopts new faith-based advocacy program

Campaign coordinator Anna Joyner says the new partnership between the WNCA and the Creation Alliance will allow the group to amplify events and initiatives.

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Mountain Xpress

What can you do to tackle local water issues?

What is in Asheville's water? Are we going to lose control of it? And how can we plan for drought? Asheville water experts will answer those questions and more during a forum at the Asheville Chamber of Commerce building , Thursday, July 31, from 6-9 p.m. Representatives from local agencies and organizations will address coal ash and CTS pollution, ... (more)

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Asheville Citizen-Times

Engagement: Megan Cravener & Todd Michales

Megan is the granddaughter of the late Dr. & Mrs. Donald Jones, the late Mr. & Mrs. Elmer Cravener, both of Indiana, PA, and the late Mr. & Mrs. John Allen of Lakeland, FL.

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