Christmas Is Just Around the Corner

Experience the joy and festive spirit of the holiday season with a lineup of not-to-be-missed events, including parades in Black Mountain, Brevard, Hendersonville, and Weaverville on Saturday, December 2, featuring lively music, vibrant decorations, and a delightful atmosphere for all to enjoy.

Immerse Yourself in the World of Dickens

Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Charles Dickens at the Dickens Festival 2023, nestled in the heart of North Carolina’s picturesque Biltmore Village against the majestic backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This annual celebration transports participants to the Victorian era, weaving together a tapestry of festive cheer with Dickens’ spirit at its core. […]

Black Hawk Signs To Be A Lion

Flanked by her mom and dad on each side, Kiersten signed the papers, making her a Lion after graduation

County Attacks APD for Arresting Street People

In a discussion about reducing the jail population, the Buncombe County Commissioners took shots at the Asheville Police Department for arresting low-level offenders among the homeless crowds.

Soccer Warhorses, Jets on Warpath

Owen Warhorses strive to repeat as state 2A soccer champions this week, while Erwin Warriors try to upset the 3A top seed.

Asheville Symphony Chorus Opens Season with a Celebration of European Folk Music

The Asheville Symphony Chorus (ASC) opens its 2023-2024 season with “On the Danube’s Shore: Music from Austria, Germany, Slovakia, and Hungary” on November 12, 2023, at First Baptist Church of Asheville. The concert, performed under the baton of ASC’s new, permanent Conductor, Kyle Ritter, will feature folk music and love songs from Béla Bartók, Johannes […]

Mays Signs To Run For WCU

A change from swimming to track and cross-country running has earned a North Buncombe High senior a scholarship to college. Avery Mays signed to run for Western Carolina University next year. The signing occurred in the high school’s cafeteria on Thursday (Nov. 9th), surrounded by family, coaches, and friends. The more than 75 people gathered […]

ASO’s Masterworks 3: American Portraits”

Asheville Symphony joined by Pulitzer-Prize and Three-Time-Grammy Winning Composer Jennifer Higdon and “Hamilton” Star Bryan Terrell Clark for “Masterworks 3: American Portraits.” The Asheville Symphony’s November 18 Masterworks performance, “American Portraits” is set to have a star-studded lineup of guests on this all-American program. Pulitzer Prize and three-time Grammy-winning composer Jennifer Higdon will attend the […]

City Council Spends-Yet Infrastructure Fails

Asheville City Council approves nearly $200 million in spending for neglected infrastructure and facilities repairs and improvements that should be self-supporting. This spending is far outside of the budget and will cost taxpayers.

Celestial Glimpses

This week, Aries reflects and finds calmness, Taurus embraces tranquility and focus, Gemini enjoys a breather, Cancer embraces feminine energy, Leo indulges in fun, Virgo goes with the flow, Libra welcomes peaceful connections, Scorpio experiences a lighter atmosphere.