The City of Asheville is seeking interested parties for licensing agreements for the naming rights of the Civic Center, with the current naming rights licensed to U.S. Cellular Inc. as the U.S. Cellular Center.
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The Center for Craft, an Asheville-based nonprofit, has received a $5.7 million gift from the Windgate Charitable Foundation of Little Rock, Arkansas, to endow the Center’s longstanding fellowship programs.
Friends of the Smokies recently collected $210,525 in donations during its 24th annual Friends Across the Mountains Telethon from hundreds of callers, online donations, and support from sponsors Dollywood, Mast General Store, Pilot Flying J, and SmartBank.
The NC State Fiction Contest is accepting entries for its 2018 competition. Drawing more than 300 entrants last year, this free literary contest is open to North Carolina residents and is one of the largest free-to-enter writing contests in the South.
Between normal hearing and profound hearing loss there are varying degrees of hearing loss, usually classified as mild, moderate, moderately severe, and severe.
When you think of area farmers tailgate markets, do you only think of produce? Sure, fruits and vegetables are certainly crucial to a successful market trip, but there are many other staples available at markets that round out your grocery list.
September is the most crucial month for fall color development according to Howard Neufeld, professor of plant eco-physiology at Appalachian State University in Boone.
Do you want to make some cash while helping community members exercise their right to vote? If so, Buncombe County Election Services is now hiring for the Tuesday, Nov. 6 general election.
Visitors are familiar with Grandfather Mountain’s resident animals, including black bears, bald eagles, cougars, river otters, and elk. But what do they do after dark?
The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2 million grant to Jackson County to help build a new workforce training facility. The project is expected to create 236 jobs, retain 127 jobs, and generate $1.25 million in private investment.
Celebrate a clean and green environment with GreenWorks at a party by the river on Saturday, September 29 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
The Junior League of Asheville is pleased to announce its inaugural Touch-A-Truck Family Festival at the Asheville Outlets. The festival has been rescheduled from Sunday, Sept. 16 to Saturday, Oct. 27.
Grovewood Gallery in Asheville has several art and craft offerings for the month of October, including demonstrations spotlighting local makers in celebration of American Craft Week, which takes place October 5-14.