Buncombe County Newswire (Page 10)

Buncombe County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Buncombe County, NC. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 5,031 in Buncombe County, NC

  1. Prosecutors to seek death penalty in Asheville slayingsRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2016 | WMBF

    Prosecutors say they will seek a death sentence if a man is convicted of killing three people in Buncombe County. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported that Buncombe County District Attorney Todd Williams has asked for a hearing to notify court officials that a death sentence will be sought.

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  2. Forum on use of body cameras in western NCRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | WLOS

    The Asheville Citizen-Times reports the meeting at UNC Asheville on Monday includes representatives of the Asheville Police Department, the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office and local civil rights attorney Frank Goldsmith. The discussion focuses on department policies and privacy issues.

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  3. Middle School Principal Orders Boy To Remove His Elsa Costume On Disney Spirit DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... is somewhat reminiscent of a My Little Pony backpack fracas which occurred at an elementary school in Buncombe County, N.C. in 2014. Officials at Candler Elementary School told a 9-year-old boy and his mother that the boy needed to leave his My ...

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  4. Adult League Dodgeball at UNCARead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Adult League Dodgeball will run from Jan. 5 - Feb. 22, 2016, at the Justice Center on the UNC Asheville campus. The games will be held from 6:15 - 9:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and are sponsored by Buncombe County Recreation Services.

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  5. Bringing advanced police training to WaynesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... of classroom and practical time, officers from Maggie Valley, Canton, Waynesville, Asheville, Franklin, Buncombe County, Haywood County, and Jackson County are learning how to apply the latest updates in criminal justice to their daily work. They ...

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  6. Darrell AyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... ional Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors. Ayers also served as a patrol lieutenant with the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office before joining the Justice Academy in 1998.

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  7. Former Asheville strays star in Animal Planet Puppy Bowl XIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    "She was brought into the Buncombe County Animal Shelter as a stray when she was only a few weeks old," Meredith Riddick with the Asheville Humane Society said. Perhaps it was her personality that won over the volunteer who took Bella to the Puppy Bowl filming session.

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  8. 2016.02.04 OT: AshevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Lone Star Ball

    ... owned house and estate are now a major tourist attraction. Asheville is a city in and the county seat of Buncombe County, North Carolina , United States . [5] It is the largest city in Western North Carolina , and the 11th largest city in North ...

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  9. Unemployment figures for Dec. 2015 report mixed news for Asheville,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    Statistics released by the North Carolina Department of commerce earlier today indicate that Buncombe County had the lowest unemployment rate among North Carolina's 100 counties through the month of December, 2015, at 3.9 percent of the total labor force. The unemployment rate dropped .1 percent from November 2015 .

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  10. in Re: C.B. & S.B.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | FindLaw

    John C. Adams, for petitioner-appellee Buncombe County Department of Social Services. Armstrong & Armstrong Law, by Amanda Armstrong, for guardian ad litem.

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  11. Buncombe Commissioners discuss county, city school needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    At the Tuesday, Feb. 2 Buncombe County Commissioners meeting - a meeting that lasted just under an hour, the Board heard from both Buncombe County and Asheville City schools on the needs of their facilities. During presession, the Commissioners agreed to postpone discussion on the Hi-Wire Brewing economic development incentive and instead chose to dive straight into the rezoning request east of Black Mountain.

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  12. Alleged ISIS sympathizer charged in death of man found buried in yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    ... Learner said his office will be in contact with the U.S. Attorney's office. Sullivan is being housed at the Buncombe County Detention Center in Asheville on the federal charges without bond.

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  13. Alleged ISIS sympathizer charged in death of man found buried in yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Learner said his office will be in contact with the U.S. Attorney's office. Sullivan is being housed at the Buncombe County Detention Center in Asheville on the federal charges without bond. PREVIOUS ARTICLES: Suspect in custody in death of man ...

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  14. Asheville Beyond Coal Gets Into the Ring with Duke EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Sierra

    Last Tuesday night, 250 activists packed into the Buncombe County Courthouse and urged the North Carolina Utilities Commission to reconsider Duke Energy's proposal to build a new natural gas plant in place of a retiring coal-powered facility at Lake Julian. For clean energy advocates, neither the natural gas nor the coal-powered option is suitable.

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  15. Sue ScatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Sue was born in Buncombe County on Nov. 28, 1923, to the late Rex and Irene "Pete" Scarbrough Robinson. She worked as a teacher's aid in the school system for many years and was instrumental in starting the church library.

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  16. Nonprofit Children First/CIS offers 2015 highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... state level. Last year, the organization served over 2,800 children, or 6 percent of all children living in Buncombe County, with its direct service and education enrichment programming, while advocating for 100 percent of children living in ...

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  17. Adult League Dodgeball at UNCARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Adult League Dodgeball will run from Jan. 5 - Feb. 22, 2016, at the Justice Center on the UNC Asheville campus. The games will be held from 6:15 - 9:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and are sponsored by Buncombe County Recreation Services.

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  18. City Council starts from scratch to draft new strategic vision, prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... was discussed at some length, with Manheimer saying the city hopes to enter into partnerships with Buncombe County for the operation and maintenance of the Western North Carolina Nature Center and Recreation Park and Pool. Young said that cuts to ...

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  19. Buncombe Commissioners to discuss economic incentives, public school needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    At the Tuesday, Feb. 2 Buncombe County Board of Commissioners meeting, the Board will consider an economic development incentive for Hi-Wire Brewing - an item that was dropped from the January agenda, facility needs surveys for both Asheville City Schools and Buncombe County Schools, and a zoning request east of Black Mountain. In 2014, Buncombe County agreed to grant Hi-Wire Brewing $24,341 under the conditions that the company expand its operations and create new jobs paying an average wage of $32,200 per year.

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  20. N.C. Supreme Court agrees to hear City of Asheville challenge on water systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    The city of Asheville bought the 22,000-acre watershed that feeds North Fork Reservoir in the 1920s. At City Council's annual retreat on Fri., Jan. 29, at noon Mayor Esther Manheimer announced that the N.C. Supreme Court has agreed to hear the city's case opposing a state-mandated transfer of the Asheville water system's ownership to the regional Metropolitan Sewerage District of Buncombe County.

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