Faces in the crowd: WNC crowdfundi­ng initiative­s

Each week, Xpress highlights notable WNC crowdsourcing initiatives that may inspire readers to become new faces in the crowd. This week features a single mother’s sailing journey toward empowerment, a new hammock that holds 800 pounds worth of loungers and the third episode of Southern Songs and Stories, featuring Tellico.

WNCW controvers­y rolls on

The controversy over public-radio station WNCW took another twist this month, with two major developments that could affect the overall direction of the station. General Manager DeLane Davis turned in her resignation on Dec. 12, and an interim manager is now running the popular station, licensed by Isothermal Community College in Spindale. That same day, […]