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Asheville, North Carolina is located in Buncombe County. Zip codes in Asheville, NC include 28801, 28810, and 28813. The median home price in Asheville is $249,000 which is roughly $152/per square foot. More Asheville information.

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3 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Book review: 'Half of What I Say is Meaningless'

It's 1976, and Joseph Bathanti, former North Carolina poet laureate, is leaving his native Pittsburgh in a 1969 VW Beetle that lacks a reverse gear.

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7 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

At the Library: Red June to play at library on Sept. 27

The Gaston County Public Library is pleased to present the trio Red June in concert at 2 p.m. Sept.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

People

Paralyzed Bride Rachelle Friedman Expecting First Child with Help of Surrogate

Rachelle Friedman was afraid to get too excited. But once she saw the image on the sonogram and heard her baby's heartbeat, she let herself feel the full force of her joy.

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Mountain Xpress

Statehouse candidates debate: Ramsey vs. Ager

There wasn't much tension between Nathan Ramsey and John Ager at the Council of Independent Business Owners's early-morning debate, Friday, Aug. 29 perhaps because of a personal history.

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Mountain Xpress

Statehouse candidates debate: Turner vs. Moffitt

After months of sparring through media interviews and attack ads, Republican N.C. House Rep. Tim Moffitt met face to face with Democratic challenger Brian Turner Aug. 29 at their first forum of the year.

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Mountain Xpress

AAAC grand reopening exhibit: "Camped Out On Greasy Grass"

The Asheville Area Arts Council has momentarily put its "Point Of View" curatorial series, which would have been the organization's inaugural opening, on hold.

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Mountain Xpress

Bobcat Goldthwait performs at The Millroom, Sept. 12 & 13Alli Marshall | 2 hours ago | 62 views

Friday and Saturday, 7 & 9:30 p.m. Tickets: $20 in advance $22 at the door Phone: 828-225-2585 The Millroom is located at 66 Asheland Ave Funny Business at The Millroom in Asheville, NC is proud to present the one and only Bobcat Goldthwait, September 12th and 13th.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

Doctor's Office Fire Deemed Suspicious

Asheville-Buncombe arson investigators are calling the recent fire at Biltmore Family Medicine "suspicious."

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KNUS-AM Aurora

Feds jail ginseng poacher as wild plants face risk

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Biltmore Farms historical exhibit displayed at Doubletree Hotel

The new historical exhibit at the Doubletree Biltmore Hotel narrates the vision of the Biltmore estate as a self-sustainable, working operation.

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WWNC-AM Asheville

AUDIO: Gov. McCrory Stops In Asheville

The General Assembly's "short" session ended with some issues undecided and a special session may be needed to address things like Medicaid reform.

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WLOS

DA seeks death penalty in school counselor's death

The Catawba County district attorney has filed a motion seeking the death penalty in the case of a man accused in the death of a high school counselor.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Haywood Post 47 American Legion Baseball Clubs

Folks are going to be rocking with the hottest band in Western North Carolina, the Lowdown, which will be playing at the Haywood Post 47 Baseball Clubs' fundraising event on Saturday, Sept.

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Mountain Xpress

Cheap rents, open mics and writing lessons

People ask me how the Asheville of the '90s compares to Asheville now. The easiest way for me to explain it is to tell them that, back then, if you were semi-employed you lived in a big Victorian house in Montford.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

First Smoky Mountain Stand Down a success

Last year Macon County local Mark Schuler attended a Stand Down event for veterans in Asheville and was impressed by the service it provided to veterans.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Independent Weekly

Sir Richard Bishop talks the toil of making music and giving it away

But many years ago, Bishop - one of the best and least predictable instrumental guitarists to emerge in decades - began adding the honorary title to his solo records.

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Jenna von Oy's Blog: The Birth of a Vacation

Best known for her roles as Six on Blossom and Stevie on The Parkers , von Oy is also a musician who has released two albums and is currently working on two books, including a fictional novel for young adults.

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Mountain Xpress

Asheville Council sends legislative wish list to Raleigh

Opposing priorities between Asheville and state government took center stage Aug. 27, as Asheville City Council heard an update on recent moves by the General Assembly and approved a list of actions it would like lawmakers to take next year.

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The Star Online

AAA Carolinas: Expect more drivers on the road this Labor Day weekend

A recovering economy and falling gas prices are contributing to an increase in Labor Day holiday travel for the second straight year for North Carolinians, making it the highest number of travelers in six years, according to AAA Carolinas.

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Lenoir News-Topic

Asheville man lost eye in wreck at Lenoir fire station

A man who crashed a car into the Lenoir Fire Department building downtown while fleeing drug investigators in October will serve 18 to 23 years in prison.

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