Asheville Board of Adjustment, Working 9-9

In a routine update, Martin Moore, chair of the board of adjustment, informed the Buncombe County Commissioners that, after signing up for 2.5 hours a month, the board of volunteers was now enduring multiple monthly meetings, some lasting more than nine hours.

Motel To Become Apartments For Homeless

Homeward Bound is converting a Tunnel Road Days Inn to 85 apartments for the homeless.

Red Cross Requests Blood Drive Space

There have been no reported cases of people getting SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, from a blood transfusion.

The Death of Intellectual Honesty Part II — The Racial Side

For the first time in my life (admittedly a short one compared to others; mine began in 1957), we receive alleged facts and statistics that are almost exclusively biased from sources that formerly were relatively trusted.

Reynolds, Roberson Pace WMAC Boys’ Hoops

Four teams pace the premier WMAC in boys basketball — led by Rivals Reynolds and Roberson who meet Thursday night.

Remember this Sunday is Valentine’s Day

Ideas for Valentines Day around Buncombe and Henderson County.

Council Doubles Down in War on Economics

The government mandating prices to be anything else introduces intentional market distortions, which have the unintended consequence of misallocating resources.

Explore Opportunities at Career Quest Webinar

Career Quest is a free webinar series offered by Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina.

I-26 Widening to Take Three More Years

Widening of I-26 will take three more years — along 18 miles from AVL to HVL, from two to four lanes each way.

Local Newsletter Has the Ins-and-Outs of AVL

For a guide to the best brunch spots to answers about what’s up with the city’s new bear-proof trash cans, tens of thousands of Ashevillans with a penchant for their city turn to AVLToday.