Local elders evoke our town

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Carrie Lare



  • Mixed mycological messages

    -by Webmaster
    I thought it was great to see a mushroom-related shop going up in West Asheville. The Mountain Xpress did a great spotlight story on this unique store. I am myself…
  • Mushroom Central responds

    -by Webmaster
    How clever of you to recognize the Amanita muscaria mushroom depicted on our mural. The muralist chose the species not for any particular psychoactive properties it possesses, but purely for…
  • Free, peaceful and fearless in 2013!

    -by Webmaster
    David Forbes should be ashamed of his fear-mongering, sensationalist, urine-yellow piece about Lexington Avenue. Terrorism is the use of fear to further an agenda, and Mountain Xpress has certainly enabled…
  • It’s time to protect our children

    -by Mark Fields
    After witnessing on television the horrible massacre in Newtown, Conn., on Dec. 14, I felt compelled to do something in our community so that school-age children, their parents and teachers…
  • Is gun control the answer?

    -by Webmaster
    The Newtown, Conn., shooting brought out the gun-control advocates. But is gun control the answer, or must we really look to other areas? There has been little discussion of the…
  • Possum Drop

    -by Brent Brown
  • Yellow Journalismed

    -by Molton
  • Weekly Asheville Disclaimer (January 2, 2013)

    -by Webmaster
    Most returned gifts of 2012 holiday season