Beach Carolina Magazine
The Literacy Council of Buncombe County announces its featured author ...
The Authors for Literacy auction will include distinctive art and crafts, autographed and rare books, and excursions in Asheville and beyond.
Drowning reported at lake
A swimmer has apparently drowned in a lake in a Western North Carolina park, according to the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office.
Zach Galifianakis movie to extend Asheville filmingZach Galifianakis...
The "Untitled Armored Car" production plans to continue filming in downtown Asheville in August, including a retake Tuesday and a shoot at the U.S. Cellular Center Aug. 14. Zach Galifianakis movie to extend Asheville filming The "Untitled Armored Car" production plans to continue filming in downtown Asheville in August, including a retake Tuesday ... (more)
Buncombe commissioner candidates debate
Differing visions for the future of Buncombe County will collide over the next few months as candidates make their case for seats on the Board of Commissioners.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
2 NC sheriff's deputies shot in Fayetteville
Officials said the deputies were taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville for treatment.
NC elections board sets special judicial filing
Candidates may file during regular business hours at the board's office in Raleigh, beginning at noon on Friday and ending noon on the following.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Man dies in fire in western North Carolina
A man has died in a fire at a home in western North Carolina, but his mother and a dog escaped the flames.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Smart bets: Safe & Sound
"Helpmate could use a helping hand," says the Facebook invite for an evening of music by Jeff Thompson, Vendetta Creme and Aaron Price.
Audit: Ex-Tarboro manager siphoned off town funds
A state audit has determined that the former manager in Tarboro siphoned off more than $450,000 in taxpayer funds to provide himself with unapproved benefits and to buy personal items unrelated to his job.
Tillis visits DC seeking donors for NC Senate bid
The ongoing General Assembly session is putting a crimp into House Speaker Thom Tillis' campaign for the U.S. Senate, but he's still mingling with donors backing his campaign.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Asheville City Council to consider Pack Place leases, APD plans
After months of debate, Asheville City Council is preparing to decide the fate of who will manage Pack Place on July 22. The city owns the building at 2 South Pack Square in the heart of downtown Asheville, which is currently managed by a nonprofit of the same name.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Gaston Gazette
Pacific Coast Feather announcement leads state
Pacific Coast Feather Co.' s February announcement, which, promised 140 local manufacturing jobs, was the largest of its kind in North Carolina for the first quarter of the year.
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Town of Canton is accepting applications
The town of Canton is currently accepting applications for volunteers interested in serving on the planning board, zoning board of adjustment, or the newly created Camp Hope Commission.
Buncombe County seeks community involvement on new poverty plan
Representatives for 22 organizations attended a July 15 Buncombe County Health and Human Services meeting, where they learned of Buncombe's new Request for Information on poverty remediation.
Two local men ride for Meals on Wheels
The Rev. Joe Friddle, pastor of First Christian Church in Black Mountain, and a member of his congregation, Joe Trigg, tried to think of a special way to celebrate turning 60 years old.
Will tiny homes be Asheville's next big thing?
Teal Brown, recently started the Wishbone Tiny Homes construction business with his father, Gerry Brown .
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Post and Courier
Ladson man charged with felony bigamy
Duncan married a Moncks Corner woman Dec. 20, in Asheville, N.C., according to Buncombe County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Natalie Bailey.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The Asheville Citizen-Times
Bele Chere to reveal poster design, more details at Thursday kick-off
Organizers of Asheville's 2007 Bele Chere festival will unveil this year's poster and reveal more details on the downtown celebration at an invitation-only Thursday event.
North Carolina: Asheville's 'sanctuary policy' nearly cost officer her life
Last weekend, police in Asheville, North Carolina, arrested Celso Avila-Aguilar, 31, after he reportedly grabbed an officer's arm during a routine traffic stop, and dragged her some 130 feet down Interstate 240.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Farmers market roundup - Let's get fresh
Kale, pattipans, green beans, tomatoes, cabbage, zephyr squash, yellow squash, zucchini, potatoes, beets, fennel, cucumbers and blueberries are currently in season.