Saturday May 18
Hope ahead for I-26 connector
Under a proposed statewide transportation funding formula floated by Gov. Pat McCrory, the I-26 connector, which would improve the section of interstate highway that skirts the edge of downtown Asheville and links I-240 and I-26, could get a higher priority from the N.C. Department of Transportation.
No new NC lumber - or bamboo - in project cited in anti-LEED bill
But, despite claims from NC Rep. Presnell, the agency also said no bamboo was used as flooring for this project.
I-26 Connector project finds new life
Building the long-debated Interstate 26 Connector through Asheville would not only save lives on the crash-prone Bowen Bridge, but boost the economic health of the region, local leaders argued Thursday.
Blossoms, buds and a frost warning?
From the Institute for Climate Education at A-B Tech: It seems like it took forever to get spring going this year.
Mars Hill resident Bob Cole awarded I. Ruth Martin Award for Christian service
Mars Hill College Awards I. Ruth Martin Award for Christian Service to Bob Cole Bob Cole, a resident of Mars Hill, has received the I. Ruth Martin Award for Christian Service.