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The race for Buncombe County District Attorney is heating up, with incumbent Ron Moore touting his accomplishments to a local business group and challenger Todd Williams accumulating endorsements from some local politicians and judges.
A North Carolina House candidate filed a formal complaint Friday alleging the Republican incumbent he's challenging offered him a state job in exchange for pulling out of the race.
The Asheville Tea Party on Friday challenged the registration of 182 voters in Buncombe County who the group says no longer live at the addresses they gave the elections office.
Grayson Bruce, is a 9-year-old who attends school in Buncombe County, North Carolina.
Those endorsements alone are enough to convince every Buncombe County voter that it is time for a change in the district attorney's office.
Taylor Council found out she was pregnant not long after she graduated from high school.
A judge sentenced a Swannanoa man who robbed four Buncombe County banks over a span of seven weeks to 13 years in federal prison.
He prefers the space so much now that he hosts the board meetings for the Asheville chapter of the national nonprofit in the recreation room dedicated to young people.
A Republican Buncombe County commissioner who witnessed a meeting between Democratic House candidate Brian Turner and incumbent Republican Rep. Tim Moffitt said Thursday that there was no bribe offered or threat made, as has been alleged.
New Belgium Brewing will break ground on its big Asheville brewery on May 2, the company has announced.
Photo by Micah Wilkins People who are affected by hearing loss do not necessarily have trouble hearing sound.
In celebration of national Week of the Young Child, Smart Start of Buncombe County is hosting a family-friendly concert at the Orange Peel on Saturday, April 5, 2014 featuring Secret Agent 23 Skidoo.
A handful of Democrats in Buncombe County next month will select someone to fill the late Sen. Martin Nesbitt's unexpired term.
Well done. The goal was to bring 5,000 new well-paying jobs to town within five years.
Image of the proposed "Alternative 3C" route of I-26 via NCDOT Buncombe County commissioners will mee t March 18 to consider a measure that calls on the NC Department of Transportation to construct a new $230 million I-26 connector.
Several Buncombe County Commissioners are facing challengers in the May 6 primary election.