Music notes: Mars Hill's cloggers offer hip-hop workshop
ASHEVILLE - High school and college-age students of any dance level are invited to a free hip-hop workshop, led by Joe Barron, a member of the national champion Bailey Mountain Cloggers, at Mars Hill University on Tuesday.
Boyle: No, I'm not from around here ...
"You're not from around here, are you?" Anybody who's moved to Western North Carolina has probably heard that comment, oh, at least a hundred times.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Asheville jobless rate hits 5-year-low
The Asheville metro boasted the lowest unemployment rate in the state at 5.6 percent in October -- the region's best showing in five years.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Kenmure Fights Cancer of Flat Rock donated more than $31,000 to Park Ridge Health and Pardee Hospital on October 16 at a luncheon held at Kenmure Country Club.
Police: Man killed wife
A south Buncombe man has been charged with killing his wife. Brian Walter Jones, 40, of North Holly Lane, was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday after the body of 43-year-old Lynn Friedrich Jones was discovered in the mobile home where the couple lived, according to investigators.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
December 04, 2013
RIGHT NOW ON WYFF NEWS 4... THIS WILL LOOK FAMILIAR TO MANY OF YOU! YOU HAD TO COMMUTE TO WORK IN THIS.
Post and Courier
Pilot survives small plane crash near NC-SC border
Henderson County Sheriff's Capt. Frank Stout says the single-engine Rans S-6 Coyote crashed just across the line in South Carolina about 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Plane crash reported in Henderson County
The pilot of a small plane that crashed has been taken to the hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries, said Maj.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Times-News: Henderson Co. nonprofits volunteers give back
As the cold weather and holidays begin, nonprofits across Henderson County are working tirelessly to meet the needs of the community.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Cities are preparing for icy weather
WYFF NEWS 4'S MANDY GAITHER JOINS US NOW... LIVE AND LOCAL IN HENDERSONVILLE. MANDY ... WE KNOW WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA WILL TAKE THE WORST OF THIS.
November 25, 2013
SUCH A FAMILIAR MEMORY AROUND HERE. AND FOLKS IN OKLAHOMA ARE LIVING THROUGH ONE RIGHT NOW.
Snow, ice expected in Asheville area
The mountains likely will get a mixed bag of frozen precipitation that could make driving treacherous Tuesday and Wednesday as a moisture-rich system from the south collides with arctic air.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Apple crop turns out fine in western NC
The Times-News of Hendersonville reported that Henderson County Extension Director Marvin Owings Jr. said the 2013 crops is one of the best in years.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Toys for Tots kicks off toy drive
Haywood County Sheriff Greg Christopher, NEO Coporation Owner Todd Escaravage, Cpt.
Genealogy: Union Civil War Pension Records offer family history gems
The previous article included information about Solomon J. Whitaker and his military service in the Union and C.S.A. Army.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Book signings, readings and other literary events
DALE SLUSSER: Author presents his new book, "The Ravenscroft School in Asheville," at Accent on Books, 854 Merrimon Ave., Asheville, 3 p.m. Call 252-6255.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
The Daily Advance
Judi Stuart: Batman reflects his namesake in North Carolina
Having the characteristics of a bat might not be useful unless you are Batman. You certainly would not want to be a "dingbat", or "an old bat," or "have bats in your belfry," or "be blind as a bat."