Grant to Help With Local’s ‘Smithing’ Education

A North Buncombe student was awarded a scholarship to pursue a blacksmith education. 

Activists Disparaging Over $2 Million in Reparations

After Asheville City Council committed $2.1 million toward unspecified reparations, a handful of activists demanded another $30 million to zero out the police department’s budget. 

Recognized by Higher Learning Institutes

Local students were honored for their academic achievement by their respective colleges.

Need for Wildlife Signs at Lake Louise

The “Bunny Whisperer” believes that the Weaverville Town Council needs to post signage educating citizens on proper animal etiquette at Lake Louise.

NB Golf Team Win WMAC, Mull 15th at State

NB Women’s Golf had an outstanding season.

“Madison Doesn’t Want Any Part of Asheville”

Madison County residents vocalized their support for law enforcement.

Opportunity to Visit Famous Thomas Wolfe Angel

Mary Jo Padgett is resuming Guided History Walks in Hendersonville, following Covid regulation as required.

Protest Held Outside School Board Meeting

Parents continue to protest against the Board of Education over not being admitted in a group at the May 6 meeting.

North Buncombe Graduation

North Buncombe class of 2021 graduated after almost a year of virtual learning. 

Asphalt Plant Rezoning Request Withdrawn

A full year into its rezoning drama, the proposed asphalt mixing plant in East Flat Rock might get shelved. Still, its opponents say they will monitor the site and prepare against possible renewed efforts of developing the project.