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The Islam of the Koran

April 20, 2014, No comments

By Mike Scruggs- The adherents of Islam proclaim that there is no god but Allah and Muhammad is his Prophet. The Koran is the sacred revelation of All ...

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Dufus Goes to . . . The Lincoln-Reagan Dinner

April 20, 2014, No comments

By Leslee Kulba- It was my pleasure to attend this year’s Lincoln-Reagan Dinner as the guest of my wise and ever-helpful friends, Chuck and Mary Ann ...


New Boat Ramps in Jackson County

April 20, 2014, No comments

By Don Mallicoat- Spring is here, the weather is warming, and anglers are thinking about getting out on the water. For mountain anglers there are two ...

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Impressionist Exhibit in Boston

April 20, 2014, No comments

Houses at Auvers, 1890. Vincent Van Gogh By Katrina Morgan-The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston is exhibiting paintings of the great Impressionists until ...


Commissioners Continue to Tweak around the Edges

April 20, 2014, No comments

By Leslee Kulba-It was Tax Day. To celebrate, the Buncombe County Commissioners had a number of high-dollar items on their consent agenda, but what di ...


The Van Winkle Law Firm Announces Moogfest Sponsorship

April 20, 2014, No comments

The Van Winkle Law Firm, with offices in Asheville, Charlotte and Hendersonville, will host the opening and closing receptions for Moogfest 2014. Van ...

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‘Communicate better,’ Gowdy tells GOP faithful

April 20, 2014, No comments

Says messengers are as important as message in ’14 and ’16 elections By Roger McCredie- The Republican Party’s message to America is on target, ...

Young seeks fourth term, cites frugal spending

April 20, 2014, No comments

  By Pete Zamplas-Commissioner Larry Young touts his cost-saving proposals and debt-phasing for new facilities and his helping prevent tax-rate i ...

Bill Lapsley eager to utilize business skills, civic leadership for taxpayers

April 20, 2014, No comments

By Pete Zamplas- William G. Lapsley, who sparked Pardee Hospital’s financial recovery as its recent board chairman, goes for the commissioner seat o ...