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7 hrs ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
A city man is facing charges in what police describe as a brutal sexual assault in West Asheville.
Should prostitution be legalized?
Should states lower the drinking age to 18?
11 hrs ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
A Leicester man is facing charges in connection with a break-in at Reynolds Middle School in which baseball equipment was stolen.
16 hrs ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
Young lost in District 1 last year to incumbent Brownie Newman. "I have some concerns about our county and our city's representation on the board," Young said in a written statement.
20 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress
This week Terry Bellamy gave her farewell address after eight years as Asheville's mayor; a time of considerable change for the city.
Authorities say the death of a husband and wife in their rural Buncombe County home appears to be a murder-suicide.
Travis Edward Hensley, 27, whose address was listed as a homeless shelter on North Ann Street, was charged with armed robbery, according to a warrant served Friday.
From the Buncombe County Culture and Recreation Authority: The Buncombe County Culture and Recreation Authority will meet for a regular board meeting at the East Asheville Library, located at 902 Tunnel Road Asheville, NC 28805.
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A woman who died in a murder-suicide had trouble with her boyfriend in the past, according to court records.
The Buncombe County Sheriff's Office is asking for him in identifying a person of interest in connection with a homicide at a Candler motel in November.
A Newport man has been convicted for stealing a car in Carteret County that was used in an alleged armed robbery for which he still faces charges.
Two city residents are facing armed robbery charges after police say they used a hunting knife to rob a man of his backpack.
Buncombe County sheriff's investigators believe a man and woman found dead Wednesday in a home in an Erwin subdivision died in a murder-suicide, the latest in a string of recent domestic slayings in the county.
When the bulk of the Affordable Care Act kicks in Jan. 1, it will offer many people currently without health insurance the possibility of obtaining it.
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