The North Carolina Forest Service Nursery Program is now accepting orders for seedlings. The organization produces about 16 million quality seedlings for nearly 50 species of conifers and hardwoods annually.
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 Haywood Community College Foundation will hold their third annual Shine & Dine Gala on Friday, September 14th, from 6:00 pm until 8:30 pm at the Laurel Ridge Country Club in Waynesville.
Hiking season has officially begun in the mountains of Western North Carolina, and that means a steep jump in muddy bootprint sightings, a rise in oversized marshmallow sales, and, unfortunately, the accompanying uptick of tick bites.
The Asheville Open, presented by Brian Elston Law, will be returning to the Aston Park Tennis Center, and this year promises to be exceptional.
Following a recent Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Dr. Denise Patterson is pleased to announce three new Asheville City Schools administrative assignments for the 2018-2019 School Year.
Asheville may be known for its healthy lifestyle, but that doesn’t stop the city from offering some of the best burgers in the South. No longer a reliably monotonous choice, the burger has become the standout item at dozens of restaurants around town.
Imagine having a bicycle available for a quick jaunt to the other side of downtown or West Asheville. It could happen — if a bike share program comes to Asheville.
The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership has announced its 2018 Heritage Grants Program to fund projects that preserve, interpret, and promote Western North Carolina’s heritage.
For the seventh consecutive year, the Asheville Habitat ReStore at 31 Meadow Road near Biltmore Village is encouraging residents to show off their creativity and talent for a chance to win in the ReStore ReUse Contest.
Join the Asheville Area, Brevard-Transylvania, Henderson County, Haywood County, and McDowell County chambers of commerce for the 2018 Regional Business Expo on August 8th!
From towering, jewel-toned glass sculptures in the historic gardens and reflecting pools, to the array of stars gracing the concert stage, Biltmore shines this summer in multiple ways.
Looking for a little lighthearted reading while you’re on summer break? Check out the winning entries of UNC Asheville’s graphic novel and comic art competition.
Good news for peach lovers. Growers are reporting fair to good crops for the 2018 peach season, which runs through Labor Day.