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Council stands by its man

October 25, 2014, No comments

Chief of Police William Anderson City backs its embattled police chief; Bothwell charges ‘racism’ By Roger McCredie- A majority of Asheville’s c ...


Public Speaks Fiscal Sense to Council

October 25, 2014, No comments

By Leslee Kulba- As a means of funding infrastructure improvements, Asheville City Council approved the creation of three Municipal Service Districts. ...

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Tom Hill of Zirconia seeks local congressional seat

October 25, 2014, No comments

Tom Hill By Pete Zamplas- Full of policy ideas, Tom Hill is up for an apparently uphill challenge against incumbent Republican Mark Meadows in the GOP ...


Meadows touts stronger budgeting, foreign policy

October 25, 2014, No comments

Mark Meadows is flanked by North Henderson quarterback Trevor Craft, at left, and Hendersonville lineman Jacob Gash whose father Eric Gash is head coa ...


Graffiti Remains Thorn in Side for DPW

October 25, 2014, No comments

By Leslee Kulba-  Graffiti is a stubborn stain in Asheville. One reason is it is very difficult to find the perpetrators, and when they are apprehend ...


Return US Senate to Work

October 25, 2014, No comments

Congress has a “do nothing” reputation and deplorable approval rating. But the Republican US House has passed over 350 bills, including over 40 jo ...

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Outrageous Op-Ed by Wealthy UNC Professor

October 25, 2014, No comments

Rep. Paul Stam, Speaker Pro Tem, North Carolina General Assembly- On October 17, 2014 Gene Nichol, who identifies himself as the “Boyd Tinsley disti ...

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Understanding the Middle East Crisis

October 25, 2014, No comments

The Historical Advance of Islam Part 2 of a Series By Mike Scruggs- About 610 AD at the age of forty, Muhammad began to experience what he believed to ...

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Get Involved! Forest Service Planning

October 25, 2014, No comments

By Don Mallicoat- I mentioned before the US Forest Service meetings to get public input to their long range plan revision. I want to take this opportu ...