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Fri Mar 07, 2014
A bear and a pair of sunglasses
It seems as though best friends always have great fun doing average things. My best friend, Jessica, and I went on a two-week beach vacation in April of 2005.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Carolina Public Press: in 8 WNC counties, child poverty reaching more than 30 percent
From Carolina Public Press: County-by-county reports on the health and safety of North Carolina's children shows child poverty levels increased in all 18 westernmost counties between 2007 and 2012, with some - Clay and Polk, specifically - seeing childhood poverty increase by more than 50 percent in those five years.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Daily Record
Celebrity odds and ends
Sure, they spent their youngest years at odds, as brothers will. But early on they discovered something that would inform the rest of their lives as creative partners at the heart of one of rock 'n' roll's most creative and single-minded bands.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Robin Thicke On Paula Patton: 'I'm Just Trying To Get Her Back'
Robin Thicke has apparently been lying low since he and wife Paula Patton announced they're separating earlier this week - remaining silent on the topic on Twitter and even making a third show cancelation on his North American Tour - but it's all for a good reason.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Thicke speaks out after split
In this Feb. 24, 2013 file photo, Paula Patton and Robin Thicke arrive at the 2013 Vanity Fair Oscars Viewing and After Party at the Sunset Plaza Hotel in West Hollywood, Calif.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
After Separation, Robin Thicke Cancels Show Due To 'Unforeseen Circumstances'
Robin Thicke is feeling sick. The "Blurred Lines" singer cancelled his third show in a row on Tuesday , less than 24 hours after announcing that he was separating from his wife of nine years, Paula Patton .
Mon Feb 24, 2014
WCU announces Trail of Tears exhibit opening and talk Feb. 27
Western Carolina University's Mountain Heritage Center and the North Carolina Chapter of the Trail of Tears Association will host a reception and talk on Thursday, Feb. 27, celebrating the exhibit "Fewer Footprints and More Tears: Commemorating the 175th Anniversary of the Trail of Tears."
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Asheville Art Museum presents lecture and reception focusing on artist Harriet Coulter Joor
Lecture + Reception: Harriet Joor's Designs for Gustav Stickley's Craftsman Workshops Saturday, February 22, 5:00-7:00 p.m. As Arts and Crafts enthusiasts gather in Asheville this weekend for the Grove Park Inn Arts + Crafts Conference, the Asheville Art Museum is excited to present a lecture and reception focusing on pottery and textile artist ... (more)
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
Casino developer has long video poker ties
A South Carolina Indian tribe's effort to open a gambling casino in neighboring North Carolina is being spearheaded by a businessman with long ties to video poker, an industry lawmakers have long sought to outlaw.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
'The Vagina Monologues' to take stage at Western Carolina University Feb. 28 and March 1
Western Carolina University will host a benefit performance of "The Vagina Monologues" at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, and Saturday, March 1, in the Grandroom of A.K. Hinds University Center.