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The Oconee Bell
The Oconee Bell, Shortia galadifolia, is a rare flower of the southern Appalachians found only in a few locations in the mountains of the Carolinas.
Governor's budget guts rural funding sources
Gov. McCrory's budget removes $10 million from the NC Rural Center and $65 million from the Golden LEAF Foundation.
The Asheville Citizen-Times
Give Forest Service your thoughts on Pisgah plan revision tonight
The Forest Service continues its schedule of public meetings on the revision of the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests management plan tonight, Tuesday, March 12, in Marion, McDowell County.
Gun-rights supporters rally
More than 100 Second Amendment supporters gathered Saturday in the downtown square, joining in a peaceful protest mirroring others held the same day across the country.