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2 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress
Empires Strikes Brass, who play DIG Fest on Friday, at The Orange Peel, at 10:15 p.m. Photo by Frank Zipperer In celebration of this weekend's DIG Festival - at eight venues throughout downtown Asheville, Friday and Saturday, Aug. 22 and 23 - This week's playlist gets an early release.
4 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
The Asheville Citizen-Times reported 36-year-old Jeremy Louis Ainsworth of Fairview and 31-year-old Amee Tennelle King of Mountain Home were charged with a number of offenses Thursday.
8 hrs ago | Alabama Live
It may have escaped the notice of the fine folks who print your calendar, and who so conveniently note special dates, that Sunday is National Go Topless Day.
It took official acts and legislative debate to get North Carolina a state dog , state flower and state tree .
Two summers ago I was waiting for pizza in a psychedelic Asheville restaurant, where Alice in Wonderland decor festooned the balcony and great paper animals floated from the ceiling.
In 2010, hundreds of people marched down Tunnel Road urging for the construction of a sidewalk between the Veterans Restoration Quarters and the VA Medical Center.
The North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association has announced the organization's official 2014-15 executive officers.
Once again, Asheville City leaders are urging residents and visitors to ignore the half-naked women demonstrating in downtown this weekend.
The 20th Century has been called "The American Century," and 20th century American music has been called the largest and most important American contribution to the world's supply of art.
Dawes' most recent album, 2013's "Stories Don't End," reveals a new level of togetherness for the band.
The state Supreme Court has upheld a decision by North Carolina electric power regulators that allowed a Duke Energy subsidiary to raise rates on residential customers of the former Progress Energy by 7.5 percent over two years.
Standing knee-deep in the Little Tennessee River, Haley Williams wears a broad smile as she and her classmates fill a bucket with temporarily stunned fish.
An update on the coming soon Asheville Outlets, due to open next spring featuring 75 retail stores in an open air plaza on Brevard Road.
A topless rally is moving to a new location in Asheville this year that some say will be more visible to tourists and visitors.
Photos courtesy of Asheville GreenWorks. Sometimes the smallest thing can tell you a lot about the health of a community.
The topless rally returns to downtown Asheville this Sunday and it'll be in a new location.
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Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 12:10 pm
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