Restaurant Family Recognized for 60 Years

US Foods honored Stony Knob Cafe owner Gus Dermas for 60 years of business.

Honoring Those Who Gave Their Last Full Measure

The Town of Weaverville paused Memorial Day (May 31st) to remember those who gave their last full measure for their country.

Wrestling Knights Dethrone Enka, Win WMAC

North Henderson Knights ruled the WMAC roost in wrestling, with a half-decade run. Enka snapped it by winning the conference last season, and was state runner-up. But the Knights edged the Jets last week, to regain the crown.

“Red Day” Giving Back to Community

Keller Williams team members celebrated the community by giving back through a number of projects.

Town Maintaining a Revenue-Neutral Tax Rate

Weaverville Town Council held its May monthly meeting with little input from citizens.

Asheville Buys Land for Purpose Built Community

Asheville City Council approved the purchase of land for the construction of a mixed-use affordable housing/transit development as one way of paying reparations for racism in America.

Is the Asheville City Council Anti-Semitic?

The Asheville City Council, only a few years removed from having a fundraiser to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to restore the 120 plus year Vance Monument, has not only removed it but ordered its destruction.

Towns Say County Threatened to Halt 911 Service

Buncombe County is threatening to cut off law enforcement dispatching, according to Woodfin and Weaverville officials.

Budget Leaves Tax Rate Same, So Taxes Going up Almost 10%

The Woodfin Board of Commissioners discussed the upcoming year’s budget.

Asheville Bracing for Higher Taxes

The City of Asheville, like Buncombe County, couldn’t argue police cuts were driving a tax increase this year. Instead, the driver was new initiatives like reparations and reimagining public safety.