3 hrs ago
Seriously injured rock climber thanks responders
A Black Mountain man who suffered serious injuries in a rock climbing accident earlier this week faces months of recovery, but his overriding emotion Wednesday was gratitude.
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7 hrs ago
Learning Community School presents 'Annie' on May 2-3
The Learning Community School will present Annie, the classic Broadway musical featuring popular songs such as "Hard Knock Life," "Easy Street," and "Tomorrow."
11 hrs ago
The Mountain Times
A Conversation with Jay Brown
For the better part of two decades, Jay Brown has been filling the air with music.
13 hrs ago
Chamber's job push hits mark early
Well done. The goal was to bring 5,000 new well-paying jobs to town within five years.
23 hrs ago
The Asheville Citizen-Times
Legacy of Love
Western North Carolina was a very different place in 1941. The entire country was still feeling the effects of the Great Depression and Jim Crow laws in the south made it extraordinarily tough for black citizens to realize the American dream.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Asheville Citizen-Times
The Call of the Valley: Gale Jackson
Gale Jackson moved to Black Mountain in 2000 to become the director of the Black Mountain Center for the Arts.
Pisgah Brewing Company announces 2014 outdoor stage lineup
Pisgah Brewing Company of Black Mountain, NC is well known for its many fine craft brews that have graced the WNC region for going on 9 years now.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
New jobs hit WNC faster than expected
Kit Cramer's tweet arrived earlier than anticipated. The Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce president hit social media last week with good news for the local economy: "Over 5,000 jobs created since the inception of AVL 5X5!" In 2010, the Asheville economy was hurting.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Gallery talk, closing reception at Asheville Art Museum
Asheville Art Museum is hosting a gallery talk and closing reception for the exhibit "Cityscapes" by Ben Aronson at 3 p.m. today, with the artist present.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Jamie Laval performs at W. Asheville church service
ASHEVILLE - The internationally acclaimed Irish fiddle performer Jamie Laval will provide special music at the 11 a.m. service Sunday at West Asheville Presbyterian Church, 690 Haywood Road.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Weekend planner: Music, comedy, movies
Basketball is the big attraction this weekend in downtown Asheville as the Southern Conference tournament settles in at the U.S. Cellular Center.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Growing community gardens: How networks of growers seek to end food waste and hunger
As the new growing season approaches, community gardens in Western North Carolina will face their annual challenge: making sure no one goes hungry and no food goes to waste.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Motion and Emotion Art Show at The Red House Studios and Gallery, opens March 7
Several artists and photographers of the Swannanoa Valley Fine Art Leaque have created an eclectic collection of 2D and 3D works that is surely "candy" for the eyes.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Pack Library honors legislator for Women's History Month
To mark Women's History Month, the North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library will present a special exhibit and photographic display of Buncombe County native Lillian Exum Clement Stafford, the first woman to serve in the North Carolina General Assembly and the first elected female legislator in the South.
Asheville Under Glass: Celebrating friends, Downton Abbey style
I saw a card in a shop in Black Mountain recently that said: "Value your girlfriends."
Here's hoping for a healthy Montreat
We hope it can get itself in shape to last at least another century. Montreat began as a normal school to train teachers in 1916.
Book discussion groups meet social, intellectual needs
In "The Book Club Play," produced last fall at NC Stage, an unlikely group bonds and bickers over books, each coming away with a personal epiphany.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Kearfott to expand, add 75 jobs
BLACK MOUNTAIN Kearfott Corp. will expand its manufacturing operations, adding 75 jobs with an investment of $11.8 million over the next three years, Gov. Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced Friday morning.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Citizen-Times receives journalism honors for outstanding work
The Asheville Citizen-Times received six awards at the North Carolina Press Association winter institute Thursday, as well as three honors from the North Carolina Associated Press.