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2 hrs ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
For hundreds of years, art has had a rich physical home in this region. And soon, a couple Asheville organizations hope to launch the premier virtual home for this region's artists.
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7 hrs ago | Patch.com
Buncombe County, North Carolina -Is a school in North Carolina blaming a bullying victim for getting bullied? A 9-year-old boy was banned from bringing a My Little Pony bag to class because the items might prove to tempting for bullies, Fox 10TV reported .
7 hrs ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
With the deadline approaching to sign up for health insurance using the federal Health Insurance Marketplace, several Asheville-area organizations are teaming up to host a daylong event to help residents enroll in a plan.
11 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress
Anyone who has eaten at Lexington Avenue Brewery knows that, in spite of its name, the place is not just about the beer.
14 hrs ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
Skyland coal ash ponds. Hominy Creek oil spill. Responsibility for Asheville's water supply.
18 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress
Asheville, NC: March 13, 2014. The Western North Carolina Student Food Drive was a huge success.
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.