Category: Our Town

U.S. Senate Campaign Off to a Costly Start

Sen. Kay Hagan, (D-NC), has launched her campaign in what promises to be a bruising, high-profile race that could determine which party controls the U.S. Read more »

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Van Duyn Named to NC House

When Senator Martin Nesbitt died after a brief bout of cancer this past February, it was up to members of the executive committee of the Read more »

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March 2014 Profile: Robin McLean

Staff reports True Passion: Teaching and mentoring kids. Hidden Talent: Robin is able to draw well and loves to doodle. “I had my own ‘magazine’ Read more »

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March 2014 Profile: Laurel Scherer

By Moe White True Passions: Her dogs, photography, and almost anything involving the outdoors. Hidden Talent: Troubleshooting. Biggest Indulgence:  Snowboarding in Colorado. Happiest Time in Read more »

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March 2014 Profile: Monique Gaines

By Johnnie Grant True Passion: Running track. Hidden Talent: Ballet and contemporary dancing. Biggest Indulgence: Shopping! Support Network: Grandmothers Edna Hill and Bettie Edding, Pamela Read more »

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March 2014 Profile: Clara Jeter

by Moe White True Passion: Older people and helping others in need. Support Network: My children—they’re always there for me. Biggest Indulgence: My grandchildren and Read more »

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March 2014 Profile: Tiffany Dill

by Johnnie Grant True Passion: My daughters, traveling, the beach. Hidden Talent: Baking pies. Biggest Indulgence: Vacationing at Bald Head Island, and éclairs. Happiest Time Read more »

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March 2014 Profile: Belinda Grant

By Moe White True Passion: God, family, and serving others. Hidden Talent: Home decorating and cooking. Biggest Indulgence: Buying for my grandbaby. Happiest Time in Read more »

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City, County Establish African American Heritage Commission

On January 14, 2014, Asheville City Council voted unanimously to establish an African American Heritage Commission. The Council acted after presentations by several residents who Read more »

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Farewell Mayor Terry Bellamy

On December 10 Mayor Terry Bellamy completed her second term as Mayor of Asheville. The first African American and the second woman to hold the Read more »

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