Asheville Local News

Local news for Asheville, North Carolina and the surrounding Western North Carolina communities. Includes coverage on the Biltmore, Asheville Tourists, local beer, and local food.

The Vance Monument in downtown Asheville.

Vance Monument Task Force Applications Open Through July 10th

The Vance Monument Task Force (VMTF) was created by joint resolution by the City of Asheville and Buncombe County. The VMTF will be tasked with gathering citizen input, particularly from those most impacted by the monuments and participate in public dialogue.

The view of the Asheville Tourists' McCormick Field from afar.

2020 Minor League Baseball Season Canceled

Major League Baseball has informed Minor League Baseball that it will not be providing its affiliated Minor League teams with players for the 2020 season. As a result, there will not be a Minor League Baseball season in 2020.