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Early Webless Migratory Seasons Set

August 1, 2015, No comments

By Don Mallicoat- The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has approved the season dates for dove and other webless migratory game birds, as well as Se ...

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Planned Parenthood’s Odious Activities

August 1, 2015, No comments

By Phyllis Schlafly- “We’ve been very good at getting heart, lung, liver, because we know that, so I’m not gonna crush that part. I’m gonna b ...

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On Baltimore and Wedding Cakes

August 1, 2015, No comments

By Leslee Kulba- Asheville City Council will meet next week, marking an end to a summer hiatus, during which the pages of this paper that normally co ...

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Plunging Republican Voter Confidence in GOP Direction

August 1, 2015, No comments

Whom the Gods Would Destroy They First Make Appeasers By Mike Scruggs- According to the Jones Cafe/C.E. Barnes Country Store Poll of Johnston County ...

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Connecting the dots of public and private French Broad development

July 29, 2015, No comments

“Qui bono?” Who benefits? By Roger McCredie- The question is being asked more and more frequently as planning proceeds speedily for a section of ...

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LEAF Downtown Asheville is Aug. 1-2 Free Festival

July 28, 2015, No comments

Bootsy Collins LEAF Downtown Asheville is Aug. 1-2; free festival fills Bele Chere void with Bootsy, Sister Sparrow By Pete Zamplas- LEAF Downtown As ...

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Golf tourney July 27 benefits Friends of Santa, cancer-afflicted families

July 26, 2015, No comments

Merry Times campers bounce off of the Blob, into the lake at Camp Ton-a-Wandah. Photo by Pete Zamplas. By Pete Zamplas- Those more able to move freel ...

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Mountain Energy opens new convenience store

July 26, 2015, No comments

Growler bar offers variety of 16 brews Mountain Energy opens new convenience store on Long Shoals Rd, Skyland with a Schlotzky’s deli inside. Ashevi ...

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Musk Driven by Mission

July 26, 2015, No comments

By Leslee Kulba- Vaclav Smil, author of Made in the USA, described the United States as faded glory, losing its manufacturing drive and settling for ...