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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 04:20:00 GMT

Buncombe funding new roof for Asheville High, $44 MIL total  -  Asheville Citizen-Times
Asheville High School will receive a $25.2 million roof repair that "should have been done yesterday," according to Buncombe County Commissioner Brownie Newman, as part of a $44 million school funding package, the Board of Commissioners announced ...
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 02:09:00 GMT
Airplane passengers adore emotional support duck accompanying owner  -  WCVB Boston
He's an emotional support animal for 37-year-old Carla Fitzgerald, who has been battling post-traumatic stress disorder ever since a bad accident in 2013. ABC News said Daniel rose to fame this weekend when he accompanied Fitzgerald on two airplane ...
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 01:07:33 GMT

Beer today, gone tomorrow: Asheville beer happenings Oct. 18-23 ...  -  Mountain Xpress
Bhramari releases its Big Le"Stout"ski Oaked White Russian Stout, Burial begins its long-term partnership with the Mardi Gras Indians of New Orleans and ...
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:35 GMT
Charles Taylor honored for lifetime conservation efforts  -  BlueRidgeNow.com
RALEIGH — Former U.S. Congressman Charles Taylor was recognized by the North Carolina Forestry Association's membership in October at the association's annual meeting that was held at the Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville with a special Forest ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:16:06 GMT

Reality Check: Taxpayers stuck with roads the city won't repair  -  WLOS
WLOS — ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Some Asheville residents are learning you don't always get what you pay for. Despite paying city taxes, they say they're not getting all of the services promised to taxpayers. For these folks, it's the result of annexation ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:04:00 GMT

Mike Pence makes 2 NC campaign stops Tuesday  -  WXII The Triad
Pence campaigned last week in Charlotte, Raleigh and near Asheville. Pence also stopped by the Orange County Republican Party headquarters Tuesday afternoon after it was firebombed over the weekend. No arrests have been made in the case, and both ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:01:12 GMT

Bulldogs picked to win 2016-17 AAC Championship  -  The Middlesboro Daily News
ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Union College is the favorite to win the 2016-17 Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) men's basketball championship, according to the coaches' poll released Monday. Union shared the 2015-16 regular-season championship with ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 22:48:57 GMT

Traffic a concern as approval process begins for new East Asheville shopping center  -  WLOS
WLOS — ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Look across Tunnel Road, from the Sears side of the street toward Beaucatcher Cinemas. You might not get another chance. If The Peaks shopping center is approved, you'll be seeing a whole new development: Beaucatcher ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 21:53:02 GMT

Intense fall heat Wednesday, cooler by Friday  -  WFXG.com
This would tie the record at GSP and come 1 degree from the record in Asheville. Thursday looks very warm as well, but cooler weather will be getting closer! Highs will still warm into the low to mid 80s. Friday a cold front sweeps through, and that ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 21:39:07 GMT
Addressing the need for diversity in mass media  -  The Blue Banner
UNC Asheville hosted Keith Woods, National Public Radio's vice president for diversity in news and operations, to discuss the importance of having a conversation about diversity within journalism on Oct. 6. “The conversation I want to have with you is ...