News Bulletins

A-B Tech and Buncombe County Schools release statement on UNCC shooting death of Riley Howell

Statement from A-B Tech Community College Vice President for Student Services Dr. Terry Brasier: The A-B Tech community was incredibly saddened to learn of the death of student Riley Howell in the UNC Charlotte shooting. Riley, who is from Asheville and a graduate of T.C. Roberson High School, attended A-B Tech from 2016 to 2018 […]

Penland School of Craft receives grant for gallery improvements

Press release from the Penland School of Craft: Penland School of Craft is pleased to announce a $7,850 grant from the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership for a historical timeline in the Penland Gallery and Visitors Center and key signage on the campus. The Gallery and Visitors Center are located in the recently renovated […]

Asheville Highway lane closure

May 1 lane closure on Asheville Highway

Press release from the City of Hendersonville: The City of Hendersonville would like to make the public aware of some temporary lane closures that may impact motorists entering Hendersonville from Asheville Highway. The two southbound lanes of Asheville Highway between Kimberly Street and Haywood Road will be closed this evening and continue to be closed […]

First African American scholarship awarded to Hannah Bailey of Murphy

Press release from Dr. Emory E Prescott: This spring marks the beginning of a legacy of academic scholarships to be gifted to African-American women of western North Carolina, with the first annual award of academic scholarship given by One Dozen Who Care, Inc. This non-profit organization, founded over twenty years ago by a small group […]

Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín, June 1 at U.S. Cellular Center

Press release from Classical Communications: Saturday, June 1 in Asheville, NC at US Cellular Center Thomas Wolfe Auditorium Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín Complete live performance of Verdi’s Requiem, interspersed with historic film, testimony from survivors and narration tells the moving story of courageous performances by prisoners in a WWII concentration camp. Praised by The […]

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