Energy Community Status Sways Council

Another multifamily residential development for Long Shoals Road came before Asheville City Council. Unable to promise members of council their eleventh-hour requests for solar panels, bike infrastructure, subsidized units, density, tree canopy, and more, the developer agreed to continuing the hearing until December 12.

Enka, Owen Soccer Seasons End in State Semifinals

Both Enka in 3A and reigning 2A state champion Owen won four playoff matches before falling in regional finals last week.

Tourists to Fund Housing?

The City of Asheville cannot apply for Tourist Development Authority funds for the construction of affordable housing this year because it has no shovel-ready projects. Buncombe County, however, has requested $6 million from tourist tax revenues to help build the $210 million, 645-unit development planned for Ferry Road. Councilwoman Sage Turner was vehement. She wanted affordable housing to be a part of every TDA grant request moving forward.

Last Up-close Eyewitness To JFK Assassination Speaks Out

But one man says those conspiracies are nothing but tall tales, and maybe he should know - since he was there.

Business To Aid Marines In Toy Drive

Jeff Weller, the Edward Jones financial advisor in the area, is supporting the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots initiative by designating his office as a drop-off spot for this year’s toy collection. To aid local children, individuals can contribute by bringing new, unwrapped toys to the office situated at Georgetown Center, 929 New […]

Retracing Rutherford’s Trace

The Cherokee Nation never forgot the pain and suffering inflicted upon them during Rutherford's Campaign.

Unveiling the Tricks of Fraudsters: A Critical Issues Forum on Financial Scams

FBI Supervisory Special Agent Eric Pelletier discussed current fraud schemes with the attendees of the Asheville Leadership Forum's November Critical Issues Luncheon.

From Dysfunction to Productivity: How Tod Leaven’s Approach Can Transform City Council

Tod Leaven, a centrist candidate for Asheville City Council, aims to foster unity, prioritize community needs, and provide support to those facing adversity while emphasizing the importance of essential city services and promoting inclusivity.

A Christmas Carol Comes Alive!

Shakespeare and Friends presents an immersive and innovative rendition of Charles Dickens's "A Christmas Carol," offering an extraordinary holiday adventure in the captivating Rogers Park of Tryon.

Best Ever: Unbeaten Falcons Win 13th, Three Rounds

West Henderson won last Friday to set varsity football program records with its 13th victory, 13th in a row, and by winning three playoff rounds.