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EDITORIAL: Vouchers can be positive for education system
Those voices being heard above the Christmas music of late belong to opponents of school vouchers.
New Year's Eve Furball to benefit Brother Wolf
ASHEVILLE - The popular New Year's Eve event known as "White Ties & Tails Furball" returns 9 p.m. Dec. 31 through 1 a.m. Jan. 1 at Celine & Company, 49 Broadway St. The evening will include heavy appetizers, open bar, music, local entertainment and silent auction.
Eight of the 71 charter school applications received by the state Department of Public Instruction have come from applicants who hope to open charter schools in Durham in August 2015.
The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated
Debi and Noah Bellmore of Pinnacle and Greg and Laurie Hauser of East Bend announce the engagement of their daughter, Katarina Jade Hauser, to James William Makaravage III, son of Jim and Ellen Makaravage Jr. of East Bend.
Tree at Asheville's Pinnacle to benefit Brother Wolf
Veterinarian Dr. Tim McMullan and the staff of Pinnacle Animal Hospital are hosting a holiday giving tree to benefit Brother Wolf Animal Rescue, now through the end of December.