NC Beer Month Expands With New Breweries, Experiences

RALEIGH, N.C., March 2018 – North Carolina breweries and destinations that love beer will roll out the barrels and the red carpet in April for the sixth annual NC Beer Month, a celebration full of festivals, Untappd badges, lodging packages, prizes and experiences that show why North Carolina is the "state of Southern beer." "Our […]

GE Aviation to invest $105 million in Asheville operations

Press release from Economic Development Coalition for Asheville – Buncombe County: Asheville, NC (March 1, 2018) – In conjunction the Buncombe County Commission, City Council of Asheville and the Economic Development Coalition for Asheville-Buncombe County (EDC), GE Aviation announced plans to invest $105 million in its Asheville operations. The investments in new technology, machinery, and […]

City Council prioritizes equity, environment, economy at annual retreat

COME TOGETHER: Asheville City Council members and city staff attend the annual Council retreat, held Feb. 15-16 at The Collider downtown. Photo by Carolyn Morrisroe With two newly elected members and an evolving political landscape, Asheville City Council’s annual retreat at The Collider Feb. 15-16 reflected a shifting mindset about what issues the city should […]

Human remains found by cyclist in NC mountain town

Police at the scene of the discovery of human remains on Saturday night. WSPA photo ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WSPA/AP) – Police say human remains were found by a bypasser just off Hill Street in Asheville Saturday. According to police, the remains were found by a bicyclist down an embankment at the scene. The remains were discovered […]

Visiting Our Past: Vanderbilt among families with toes in Bent Creek

(Photo: unknown) The pop-up village of Glencoe marked the middle point in Bent Creek history between its first 70 years as a self-sufficient community and its current status as a U.S. experimental forest. In 1866, Col. Hatch established Glencoe, an Episcopal mission named after a Celtic hero’s homeland, on Wilson Boyd’s huge tract where Lake […]

Teams Compete in National Financial Plan Competition Semi-Finals

More Related Stories The Semi-Finalist teams scheduled to explain their financial plans this year include: The National Financial Plan Competition is organized through the IARFC for undergraduate students in a financial services curriculum. Initially, participants were given a fictional case study of a family with an overview of their financial picture. From that, teams were […]

Where Are The Best Asheville NC Apartments?

There are a lot of Asheville NC apartments on the market to choose from so it can be hard to know which of them will work out well for you. That’s what this guide will help with, so read on to learn a little more. Know that some of the cheaper apartments are not that […]