Archive for December 2014

2014 White House Review & Report

End of the Year Review Strengthening Community Policing Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri and around the country have highlighted the importance of strong, collaborative relationships Read more »

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Bumpy 2014 Political Landscape Leads to Changes in 2015

by Nelda Holder State and local politics crossed some treacherous territory in 2014, putting voters in a somewhat petulant mood. They threw out, albeit by Read more »

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Buncombe County Commission Wins Award from NC School Board Association

The North Carolina School Boards Association (NCSBA) recently presented its prestigious County Commission of the Year Award to the Buncombe County Board of County Commissioners Read more »

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Another Lynching Mistaken for Suicide?

Bladenboro, NC – On the morning of August 29, the body of Lennon Lacy was found hanging from a noose fastened to a swing set Read more »

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2015 MLK Prayer Breakfast

The 34th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast will be held at 8:30 a.m. January 17, 2015, at the Crowne Plaza resort in Read more »

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Historic Businesses on “The Block” to be Honored

Mountain Housing Opportunities and Eagle Market Streets Development Corporation are honoring past businesses on “The Block” by naming each of the 62 apartments in the Read more »

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ALNUGE Educational Puzzles

ALNUGE [“al-new-gee”] Alphabets Numbers Geometrics was born in 2002. Artist and educator Cleaster Cotton is the inventor of ALNUGE and founder of ALNUGE Education. ALNUGE Read more »

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A-B Tech Culinary Team Wins State Competition

A-B Tech Community College’s award-winning student culinary team was named the North Carolina champion November 22, 2014 after winning gold in team competition hosted at Read more »

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Flu Season is Here!

A Message from Jennifer Mullendore, MD, Buncombe County Medical Director – As Medical Director for Buncombe County Health and Human Services, I urge you to Read more »

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Songs, Movies & Moments: December 2014

A Look at Entertainment by T.J. Moore – As Detective Serena Stevens, Saffron Burrows faced countless criminals on Law and Order: Criminal Intent, but she Read more »

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