Archive for December 2015

I-26 and What’s Next for the Burton Street Community

By Johnnie Grant – Clifford Cotton, grandson of E.W. Pearson – one of Asheville’s early civic leaders from the African American community, and whose home Read more »

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Chestnut Hill Residents Fed Up With Traffic

Dealing with traffic gridlock, motorists are looking for shortcuts and alternate routes. In the historic Chestnut Hill community, between Charlotte Street and Merrimon Avenue just Read more »

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2015: The Year in Review

What do we pay attention to as the months roll by, and therefore remember for a year in review? Politics –local, state, or national? International Read more »

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MLK Prayer Breakfast

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Association of Asheville and Buncombe County will hold its 35th annual interdenominational Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Read more »

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Rehabilitation of the Mars Hill Anderson Rosenwald School

by Paul Eggers, News Record & Sentinel, Marshall, NC – At first glance, an old boarded up building standing beside a narrow gravel road in Read more »

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Bridge Named After Murphy, NC Resident

Bridge #140 over the Valley River leading to the Texana Community was dedicated in memory of Roscoe W. Hall on November 23, 2015. Present at Read more »

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Antique Appraisal Fair Benefits WNCAP

Nostalgique Antiques is sponsoring an Antique Appraisal Fair to benefit the Western North Carolina AIDS Project (WNCAP) on Saturday, January 30, 2016 between 11 a.m. Read more »

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Holiday Church Events & Services

All events are free and open to public unless otherwise noted. St. James AME Church Saturday, December 19 – Youth Ministries presents A Charlie Brown Read more »

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Dancing, Drums, and Dreams Celebration

by KaChina Davine – Asheville Rhythm will host their annual New Year’s Eve celebration, “Dancing, Drums, and Dreams ~ A Rhythmic Celebration of the New Read more »

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Songs, Movies & Moments: December 2015

A Look at Entertainment by T.J. Moore Former NBA player Lamar Odom has made miracle-worthy progress since he was found unconscious in a Nevada brothel Read more »

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