Buncombe County Newswire (Page 6)

Buncombe County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Buncombe County, NC. (Page 6)

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  1. Filings: Asheville brewery seeks $3M; Avadim raises $680K; LendingTree CEO sells more sharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Local Tech Wire

    ... soon. In September 2016, it built a new 100,000-square-foot corporate headquarters, adding 550 new jobs in Buncombe County. Founded in 2007, Avadim manufactures skin hygiene products to health care providers. It offers specialty care packs, silver ...

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  2. Drugs, teacher pay, budget, preschool and more: County Commissioners...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Mountain Xpress

    The Buncombe County Board of Commissioners holds its retreat on Friday, Feb. 17. Issues will range from the upcoming budget to curbing opioid use. On the heels of a joint meeting with Asheville City Council , the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners will hold its annual retreat on Friday, Feb. 17. The meeting, while official, does not have any action items on the docket.

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  3. Developers to face more scrutiny on hotels, big buildings in AshevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Mountain Xpress

    ... member Gordon Smith reiterated his request from last year to the tourism industry, as represented by the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority, to collaborate with city and county government on a comprehensive study of the impacts of ...

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  4. News 4 hour ago 12:35 p.m.NC pastor enraged by American Girl boy dollRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... in low-income communities and his opposition to same-sex marriage. In June he announced he would soon leave Buncombe County due to his wife's health concerns. He said Wednesday he still doesn't know when he will depart; he is trying to sell his ...

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  5. Go to Court, Stay Out of JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    ... February to join thirty-nine other communities in the MacArthur Foundation's Safety and Justice Challenge. Buncombe County and Mecklenburg County are also participating. The challenge aims "to reduce over-incarceration by changing the way America ...

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  6. Facebook comment leads to $500,000 settlement in defamation suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | ABA Journal

    A woman has agreed to pay $500,000 to settle a defamation suit over a comment she made on Facebook that allegedly implied a onetime rival had caused the death of her child. A judge in Buncombe County, North Carolina, approved a consent judgment in the case last week, the Asheville Citizen-Times reports in a story published by USA Today .

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  7. Appraisers: Biltmore House, land, extras worth nearly $300MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Newsday

    In this July 6, 2005, file photo, the Biltmore House is reflected in a pond on the estate in Asheville, N.C. Buncombe County appraisers say Biltmore House is worth about $37 million, and the nearly 2,200 acres it sits on is worth more than $64 million. The tax department says if you throw in the hotels, restaurants, outbuildings and private residences, the total value of the public areas of Biltmore Estate is nearly $300 million.

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  8. Council to vote on tightening downtown development rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Mountain Xpress

    ... The Asheville-Buncombe Homeless Initiative Advisory Committee's Five Year Strategic Plan on Homelessness in Buncombe County will also come up for Council's approval. According to a staff report, the plan "continues to emphasize support of ...

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  9. February 01, 2017Allegheny County Joins Safety and Justi...Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Allegheny County

    ... County, participants in the Challenge include Adams County, CO; City of Atlanta, GA; Broward County, FL; Buncombe County, NC; Campbell County, TN; Clark County, NV; Dane County, WI: State of Delaware; Deschutes County, OR; Durham County, NC; East ...

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  10. Local agencies work to keep drinking water healthy and safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Mountain Xpress

    TESTING, TESTING: Brenna Cook of the Asheville Water Resources Department tests treated water at the city's North Fork Reservoir treatment facility. Photo by Adam McMillan At Greenlife Grocery on Asheville's busy Merrimon Avenue, filtered water from the store's FreshPure water dispensing machine is in high demand.

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  11. Appraisers say Biltmore House worth nearly $300 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Daily Herald

    The Biltmore House is reflected in a pond on the estate in Asheville, North Carolina. Buncombe County appraisers say Biltmore House is worth about $37 million, and the nearly 2,200 acres it sits on is worth more than $64 million.

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  12. Appraisers: Biltmore House, land, extras worth nearly $300M Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Sun Journal

    Tax appraisers in North Carolina have put a price tag on the iconic Biltmore House, the land it sits on and related development: nearly $300 million. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports Buncombe County officials this week released numbers showing the approximately 135,000-square-foot home with 250 rooms is valued at about $37 million.

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  13. Iconic Biltmore House, land, extras worth nearly $300MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Daily Mail

    When a property is considered a national treasure like Biltmore House in Asheville, North Carolina, figuring how much it's worth is complicated. But Buncombe County appraisers have put a price tag on America's largest private residence, a 135,000-square-foot home with 250 rooms that was built in 1895 by George Vanderbilt, one of the heirs to the Vanderbilt industrial fortune.

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  14. Biltmore House, Land, Extras Worth Nearly $300MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | ABC News

    Tax appraisers in North Carolina have put a price tag on the iconic Biltmore House, the land it sits on and related development: nearly $300 million. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports Buncombe County officials this week released numbers showing the approximately 135,000-square-foot home with 250 rooms is valued at about $37 million.

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  15. Buncombe County appraisers recently assessed the valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Farmington Daily Times

    How much is the Biltmore House worth? Built in built in 1895, it has 250 rooms and approximately 135,000 square feet. Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: http://usat.ly/2kWVjcP Buncombe County appraisers recently assessed the value of Biltmore House at about $58 million for the house and nearby structures and an additional $64 million for the 2,194 acres of land.

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  16. CIBO panel explores Asheville City Council district electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Mountain Xpress

    ... he said. "I'm not sure I know the answer, but I know the problem." Dusty Pless , a former member of the Buncombe County Board of Education, said he ran as an at-large candidate in the school board election. Combining at-large and district-specific ...

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  17. How much is the Biltmore House worth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | USA Today

    How much is the Biltmore House worth? Built in built in 1895, it has 250 rooms and approximately 135,000 square feet. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2kWVjcP Buncombe County appraisers recently assessed the value of Biltmore House at about $58 million for the house and nearby structures and an additional $64 million for the 2,194 acres of land.

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  18. How much is Biltmore House worth? Read Story Emily Patrick, Asheville Citizen-TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... their property is a national treasure like Biltmore House, figuring out how much it's worth is complicated. Buncombe County appraisers were tasked with putting a price tag on America's largest private residence with its 250 rooms and approximately ...

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  19. Police searching for 2 men in connection with Asheville shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Asheville Police Department at (828) 252-1110 or Buncombe County Crime Stoppers at (8282) 255-5050.

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  20. Mud slide blocking road near AshevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    A mud slide was blocking a portion of Town Mountain Road near Asheville Friday morning, according to Buncombe County emergency dispatchers.

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