Feb 21, 2014
Katuah Market grand opening tomorrow, Feb. 22
Katuah Market, Asheville's locally owned natural grocer, is celebrating with a Grand Opening Party, Saturday, February 22, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Come celebrate fresh, locally grown and raised food with more than 30 regional food and drink producers, including Catawba Brewing Company, Buchi, Hickory Nut Gap Farm, Oskar Blues, Sunburst Trout, ... (more)
Rare map shows Itza Maya town names in Southern Appalachian passes
Information from a rare 1721 map at the Yale University Library reinforces evidence that Itza and Chontal Maya traders established towns in mountain gaps and river confluences along Southern Appalachian Mountain trade routes.
PETA wins latest round in Possum Drop saga
The Animal Rights group PETA has won the latest round in the legal wranglings over whether a Brasstown convenience store can use a live opossum in its New Year's Eve "Possum Drop" festivities.
The skunk is not only stinky but fearless
Where have all the skunks gone? The last time I saw one was at Brasstown near Murphy about eight years ago.