Asheville Racquet Club hosts Annual Banana Open Singles

The Asheville Racquet Club hosted the annual Banana Open Singles Tennis Tournament for over 55 players from WNC and neighboring states.

Asheville’s ‘Back the Blue’ organizer astonished by turnout

Browne said he is concerned with the way his event was handled not only by the City of Asheville but by the news media.

Quilt of Valor honors local resident

World War II veteran Kenneth Ames Maultsby Sr. was honored by The Quilts of Valor Foundation.

Turtles, downtown onlookers are ‘Happy Together’

Children and creatures alike came out of their shells Saturday during “Open Streets” along Hendersonville’s Main Street, at a unique Team ECCO educational display of turtles and tortoises.

Apprentices sign contracts for ‘Made in Henderson County’ Apprenticeship Program

Ten former students from Henderson County high schools signed contracts with four advanced manufacturing companies recently as part of the Made in Henderson County Apprenticeship Program. 

Nurses action in Asheville another sign unions are flexing muscles

Mission Health in Asheville is fighting efforts to unionize 1,600 registered nurses.

Rotary Club refurbishes Nature Play space at WNC Nature Center

The Rotary Club of Asheville and Asheville Rotaract joined forces during a volunteer workday in late July to refurbish one of the many Nature Playspaces at the WNC Nature Center at 75 Gashes Creek Road in Asheville.

Eye-Catching Lego® Exhibit at NC Arboretum

A larger than life series of unique nature sculptures, built out of Lego® brick blocks, has now opened at the North Carolina Arboretum.

Apprentices Plugged-in Aug. 3 is Online FRP Fundraiser

Flat Rock Playhouse (FRP) apprentices from over the past 60 years will perform in a virtual cabaret Monday, Aug. 3 in a major fundraiser for the state playhouse.

Samaritan Matthew Rogers is Giving Away Ice Cream

Three Chopt Sandwich Shoppe owner Matthew Rogers is donating a free vanilla ice cream bar to each paying customer through this Saturday, July 25 to mark his “33 years in the restaurant business.”