November's election will feature Republican Robert Pressley and Democrat David King running for a two-year term on the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners. The seat was vacated by Miranda DeBruhl in May.

Buncombe Commission­ers to discuss parkway preservati­on, historical art project, air quality concerns

The Tuesday, May 5 Buncombe County Board of Commissioners meeting might be one for the books, as the board will discuss a new art, culture and history project that may result in the addition of a new landmark on the horizon. The board will discuss this, as well as a few environmental interests.