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  1. 30 Days Out: a look at upcoming concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Mountain Xpress

    WE'VE BEEN WAITING: Western North Carolina fans of power pop hero Matthew Sweet have long had to travel as far as Charlotte, Chapel Hill or Atlanta to see him in concert, but the singer-guitarist has scheduled an Asheville date at the Grey Eagle on Aug. 25. Photo by Bill Kopp Twice monthly, my 30 Days Out column spotlights upcoming music shows and events of note, shining a light into some less well-lit corners, where some fascinating artists schedule performances. I do my best to give ample advance notice so that you can adjust your budget and calendar in a way that lets you get to the show.

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  2. Acoustic Asheville: Eric CongdonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    With influences ranging from classic blues and rock to bluegrass and world music, Eric Congdon 's skill is in seamlessly mixing elements. Congdon is a regular on the local music scene, performing solo, with a band, and occasionally with blues singer Peggy Ratusz and Americana band The Wintervals.

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  3. Local news in brief from our issue of Aug. 15, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Mountain Xpress

    TOYS ON WHEELS: Erica Denmark, left, and Susan Dobroski, Toybrary of Asheville founder, with the Toybrary's new bus. The organization will hold a ribbon-cutting on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 175 Clingman Ave., Asheville, at 4:30 p.m. Photo courtesy of Toybrary The Toybrary of Asheville will cut the ribbon on its ToyZazzle bus on Saturday, Aug. 25, 4-6 p.m., in the parking lot of All Souls Pizza at 175 Clingman Ave. in Asheville.

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  4. Injury at QB doesn't stop Pioneers from taking win from Asheville RobersonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Watauga Democrat

    Watauga backup quarterback Jackson Greene takes a snap and eventually hands the ball to Bryce Satterfield in the first quarter of the Pioneers' 36-12 win over Asheville Roberson. Watauga backup quarterback Jackson Greene takes a snap and eventually hands the ball to Bryce Satterfield in the first quarter of the Pioneers' 36-12 win over Asheville Roberson.

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  5. 4 of the 1st black professors retire after decades at UNCA Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    ... other and helped raise our children, and we tried to be a community." These four black professors from the UNC Asheville all retired this year after serving the students of Western North Carolina and beyond for 30 years. The Citizen Times spent an ...

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  6. American IRA Publishes Overview to Self-Directed HSAs (Health Savings...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... as to what's necessary with HSAs." "About: American IRA, LLC was established in 2004 by Jim Hitt, CEO in Asheville, NC. The mission of American IRA is to provide the highest level of customer service in the self-directed retirement industry. Jim ...

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  7. In Photos: Best of WNC party at Highland Brewing Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    ... for the second year in a row. With nearly double the attendance from the previous year, the fun was flowing in Asheville. Peggy Ratusz (Best Blues) kicked off the musical entertainment with her rollicking blues band and powerhouse vocals. She was ...

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  8. Embattled county, city officials struggle to talk businessRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    ... indicted as well, along with a private contractor, all under very serious charges." Addressing a full house at the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce's 13th annual Elected Officials Reception on Aug. 16, Newman, who chairs the Buncombe County Board ...

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  9. North Carolina Department of Insurance prohibits use of UNC...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today has prohibited the use of the University of North Carolina at Asheville's five newly constructed residence halls because the buildings pose life safety concerns to students. "As Insurance Commissioner, safety is my top priority," Commissioner Causey said.

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  10. Should You Try Online Fitness Coaching?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Shape

    ... training but is looking for some outside perspective," says Kyle Clechenko, a coach with Strength Ratio in Asheville, NC. If you're interested in remote coaching but are new to working out, it can be helpful to have a few hands-on training sessions ...

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  11. Man running from police flops to ground after being shocked by stun gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Caught in the Act!" on August 1, 2018. It used the video to remind people to "goldilock your cars." A woman in Asheville, NC said she was scared, excited and everything else when she went to throw some trash in a dumpster only to be greeted by a ...

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  12. Percentage of Airbnb hosts who are teachers in Orlando ranks near top of U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Philadelphia ranked highest in teacher percentage of hosts, at 17 percent, followed by San Diego at 15 percent, Asheville, N.C., at 14 percent and Pittsburgh at 13 percent. Creepy cute desserts will be materializing in Disney's Magic Kingdom this ...

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  13. Terry RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Country Courier

    ... and raised near Weaverville, North Carolina, Roberts is the Director of the National Paideia Center and lives in Asheville, North Carolina. He has written two award winning novels; A Short Time To Stay Here , which won the Willie Morris award for ...

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  14. American IRA Urges Self-Directed IRA Holders to Remain CautiousRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... a well-funded retirement is what's best." "About: American IRA, LLC was established in 2004 by Jim Hitt, CEO in Asheville, NC. The mission of American IRA is to provide the highest level of customer service in the self-directed retirement industry. ...

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  15. GE Aviation delivers 25,000th CMC componentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Composites Technology

    GE Aviation announced on Aug. 8 the delivery of its 25,000th CFM International LEAP engine turbine shroud by its Asheville, NC, US facility. This ceramic matrix composites production milestone for the company arrives just five years after the opening of its Asheville site.

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  16. Serena Williams explains why she stopped breastfeeding OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    ... can do it too.' Dad duty: Alexis is pictured holding onto baby Olympia while mom is busy at the 2018 Fed Cup in Asheville, North Carolina in February Serena said: 'I never understood women before, when they put themselves in second or third place. ...

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  17. UNCA's Great Smokies Writing Program announces fall 2018...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mountain Xpress

    UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program will present 11 workshops this fall - fiction, memoir, creative nonfiction, children's fiction, poetry, and the business aspects of writing - taught by some of Western North Carolina's finest authors. Classes, which range from five to 15 weeks, will be offered in many community locations in Asheville and Burnsville.

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  18. Israeli ice cream chain pushes cannabis flavored scoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times of Israel

    ... points out , Rogozinsky isn't the only one churning out cannabis-flavored ice cream. Some stores, like The Hop in Asheville, North Carolina, infuse cannibidiol, or CBD oil, into their new ice creams. CBD oil is used in medicines for its calming and ...

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  19. The Manhattan MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Manhattan Mercury

    June Wilson, left, Jan Tidball, center, and Deb Olson watch as Sister Ivy of Asheville, N.C., sings with Josh Hoover of Topeka on the rooftop of the Bluemont Hotel on Wednesday. Compete with teams of up to four people as you solve clues and compete challenges.

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  20. Revolve hosts an all-woman electro-pop showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mountain Xpress

    ... sound - her ethereal vocals weaving through burbling melody lines - she says it's an underrepresented genre in Asheville's listening rooms. "It's pushing some envelopes, but in other ways it's traditional pop," she explains. "It's music that's not ...

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