Interstate 40 was cleared, Asheville City Council retreated, the downtown Bank of America closed up, the role of religion was fiercely debated at the Buncombe County Board of Education, Shuler bowed out, the city looked at restricting newspapers, Council headed to East Asheville, a deal over the Occupy Asheville camp remained out of reach. Whew. It was a busy, busy news week in Asheville.
What are your thoughts, readers? This is an open thread for discussion of the week’s news.