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48 min ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
Four homeowners are the developers, now building a spec house with a million dollar view, the same view that each of the existing 16 homes at Starview Heights has.
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4 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress
Governor Pat McCrory has ordered all North Carolina state flags on state facilities to be lowered to half staff in honor of Senator Martin Nesbitt of Buncombe County, who passed this evening.
6 hrs ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
An icy mix that fell overnight made travel treacherous in parts of Western North Carolina this morning.
Another new brewery is opening Saturday in Asheville, and once again, it's located on the busy South Slope in what has become the city's unofficial brewing district.
Well-wishers lined a road near Interstate 40 on Wednesday to welcome Nesbitt home.
The former director of North Carolina's Alcohol Law Enforcement agency is not eligible to run for sheriff in Madison County because he lives in Buncombe County, according to a legal complaint filed Thursday.
A major expansion is in the works at Asheville's Highland Brewing Co., a project that will increase the brewery's production by more than 50 percent, and eventually much more.
A homeowner who managed to grab a pistol as two men kicked in the door of his home Thursday opened fire on the intruders and may have hit one of them.
The third annual Wing War competition takes flight this Sunday at Asheville Music Hall with local restaurants see who makes Asheville's best wings.
The investigation of the death of former Reynolds High football star A.J. Marion is complete and the case is now in the hands of Buncombe County District Attorney Ron Moore.
While many Americans view the crisis in Ukraine with a detachment 5,000 miles brings, a segment of Buncombe County's residents are watching with an intensity only a native could understand.
Before the end of the month, local officials may endorse a route for the long-awaited Interstate 26 Connector -- for now.
PRESS RELEASE from Jersey Mike's Subs ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The Boys and Girls Clubs of Buncombe County is joining forces with five Jersey Mike's Subs restaurants in the Asheville area for the 4th Annual March "Month of Giving" fundraising campaign.
A city man is facing an embezzlement charge after police say he used a company credit card belonging to his employer to purchase items for himself.
Bobby Franklin Ferguson, 40, of Dark Cove Road, had about three pounds of marijuana in October, according to an arrest warrant.
North Carolina state Sen. Martin Nesbitt of Asheville has stepped down as the Senate's minority leader because of a recent medical diagnosis requiring treatment, and Sen. Dan Blue of Raleigh is taking his place.