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NC 2018 Heritage Commission Honors Asheville Native Henry Logan

The Heritage Calendar Celebrates the North Carolina African American Experience. Asheville native Henry Logan was among a select group of individuals chosen to represent North Read more »

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2017 Asheville Holiday Parade

Asheville’s annual Holiday Parade will take center stage on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 11 a.m. This year’s parade, themed “Holiday Magic,” will feature approximately Read more »

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Eblen Charities Begins Heating Assistance

No one should be left out in the cold. The Eblen Heating Assistance Program of the Eblen Energy Project began helping families in need of Read more »

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NC Has Large Loophole in Gun Law After Vegas Shooting

RALEIGH, N.C. – While the nation mourns the lives lost and injuries suffered from the deadliest shooting rampage in modern U.S. history, questions are emerging Read more »

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Montford Neighborhood Celebrates Notable Events

By Johnnie Grant – The historic Montford neighborhood recently dedicated five interpretive history panels mounted on bus shelters along Montford Avenue. The panels display bygone Read more »

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The Wall That Heals

Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be in Burnsville October 12-15, 2017. The traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial comes to Burnsville Oct. 12-15, The Read more »

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Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church Breaks Ground

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church broke ground on September 24, 2017 for the new education and administrative building. Rev. Dr. Nilous Avery, II officiated at Read more »

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Holly Jones to Serve with the NC Department of Justice

Holly Jones, Director of Member Services at the YWCA, announced that she will begin a new job serving the people of North Carolina with the Read more »

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Asheville-Buncombe County NAACP News – October 2017

by Carmen Ramos-Kennedy – Is Healthcare for All a Moral Obligation? With healthcare at the center of national public debate, participation in the conversation at Read more »

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Green Opportunities October 2017

Green Opportunities October 2017 (PDF) Green Opportunities believes everyone has a stake in the growing green economy; preparing people for meaningful jobs is at the Read more »

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