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News: Nov. 17, 2006

Man arrested in January robbery Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by STAFF REPORTS. ASHEVILLE – Sheriff's deputies arrested a Waynesville man today and charged him with a robbery at knifepoint that happened Jan. 7. ...

Events herald holidays downtown Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Tony Kiss, [email protected] ASHEVILLE — It may seem a tad early to get the holiday festivities going. But with the Halloween ...

OR filmmaker's '12' takes prize at Asheville film fest Knoxville News Sentinel (subscription) - Knoxville,TN,USA By BETSY PICKLE, [email protected]. ASHEVILLE, NC - Oak Ridge filmmaker Keith McDaniel was among the prizewinners at the fourth annual Asheville Film Festival. ...

Lake Norman ousts Rams Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — The first meeting between the Roberson and Lake Norman boys soccer programs Thursday will be remembered in two very different ways. ...

Gamers line up for their holy grail Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... There was a good poker game going in front of Best Buy in east Asheville and one woman knitted a scarf. A total of about 50 people ...

UNC Asheville honors Barnhardts with Chancellor's Medallion Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement to supporting the Bulldog Club and TheatreUNCA. In addition, Luther has acted as director of the UNC Asheville ...

Ownership Change of Asheville Creative Designs Completed ClickPress (press release) - UK ... him full ownership of the Asheville Creative Designs name, a company that provides web design and hosting services nationwide and in the North Carolina area. ...

US Oct. Industrial Production Rises 0.2%; Capacity at 82.2% Bloomberg - USA ... US temperatures in October were 0.9 degrees Fahrenheit cooler than average, according to the National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, North Carolina. ...

International cyclo-cross returns to North Carolina Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... some of the best cyclo-cross racers from around the country, as well as some top local contenders, including Andy Applegate, 39, of Asheville, who placed third ...

No. 1 Seed UNC Hosts UT Saturday CSTV.com - New York,NY,USA North Carolina heads into the match with a record of 23-1 ... Carolina is led in scoring by two Soccer Buzz National ... UNC defeated UNC Asheville 7-0 in the opening ...

Haywood TDA challenged with windfall Waynesville Smoky Mountain News - Waynesville,NC,USA ... This year, however, overnight lodging was up 6 percent and generated $50,000 more than ... the TDA office and board of elections on the Old Asheville Highway to ...

Baseball Inks Seven During Early Signing Period ASU Appalachian Mountaineers - Boone,NC,USA ... RHP/3B SETH GRANT (Henderson, NC/West Henderson): Two-time all-state ... chose Appalachian over UNC Greensboro, Furman, Western Carolina, UNC Asheville, Wake Forest ...

US, Canada to share forensics data Seattle Post Intelligencer - USA AP. ASHEVILLE, NC -- US and Canadian law enforcement officials agreed Thursday to begin sharing forensics data from crimes scenes in both countries. ...

Volleyball loses lead, contest to Liberty Radford University The Tartan Online - Radford,VA,USA ... sixth place. They will travel to Asheville, NC, to face second-seeded UNC Asheville in the conference tournament beginning Tuesday.

UHF Development Group announces renovation and expansion of ... Carolina Newswire (press release) - NC,USA ... Downtown Boylan Heights Historic District. Their diversified real estate projects span the state from Asheville, NC to Ocracoke, NC.

Smith, Randall have handle Calgary Sun - Canada ... Carey had two hits and drove in a run in a 13-11 win over the NC-Asheville Bulldogs in front of 287 fans at Greenwood Field in Asheville, NC. ...

 

News: Nov. 16, 2006

Delta-US Airways combo might dominate Asheville air travel Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USAAsheville - US Airways Group might dominate commercial air travel at Asheville Regional Airport if its proposed acquisition of Delta Air Lines goes through. ...

Celebrate this year's Nouveau Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by FROM STAFF REPORTS. Wine lovers can celebrate the release of this year's Beaujolais Nouveau tonight in Asheville and Brevard. ...

Seascapes, clay works on display (and other arts notes) Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — The works of Jeff Pittman will be at the Asheville Area Arts Council's Back Gallery as part of the "The Odyssey Six: A Clay Exhibition ...

Delta merger could decrease Asheville flights Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — An $8 billion merger proposed Wednesday between US Airways and Delta Air Lines could harm air service for local travelers, some in the industry ...

Roberson, Brevard to play tonight Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — The Roberson and Brevard soccer teams will both host their state semifinal games at 7 tonight, a day after the originally scheduled games were ...

Delta-US Airways combo might dominate Asheville air travel Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – US Airways Group might dominate commercial air travel at Asheville Regional Airport if its proposed acquisition of Delta Air Lines goes through. ...

Buzz returns to NC FayObserver.com - Fayetteville NC,USA ... Working just across the state line now, Peterson made his name as a player and coach in North Carolina. The 43-year-old Asheville native was a member of UNC ...

Tar Heels beat Sacred Heart Myrtle Beach Sun News - Myrtle Beach,SC,USA ... 17 points and 11 rebounds, Joakim Noah added 15 points and 10 rebounds and Florida overwhelmed winless North Florida ... Carolina 61, (at) NC-Asheville 46 | Nick ...

United States NCAA Division I Women's Tournament Moves Into 3rd ... Goal.com - Switzerland ... 1 North Carolina at home against No ... the largest margin of victory in both the first and second rounds, with an emphatic, 7-0 trouncing of UNC Asheville and then ...

Balance, defense get Winthrop win Charlotte Observer - Charlotte,NC,USA 2 North Carolina tonight after a 57-38 victory against Iona on Tuesday in first-round action of the NIT Season ... WESTERN CAROLINA 61, UNC ASHEVILLE 46: Nick ...

DA: Seeking Charges In Deaths Of Three North Carolina Sisters WHNS - USA ... The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office tells FOX Carolina that the District Attorney's ... old sister was unconscious and flown to an Asheville hospital where ...

'Sexiest man alive' plans to shoot movie in Triad Winston-Salem Journal (subscription) - Winston-Salem,NC,USA ... Zellweger won best supporting actress for 2003's Cold Mountain, a book set in North Carolina and written by Asheville native Charles Frazier. ...

US Rep. James Clyburn interview transcript The State - Columbia,SC,USA ... I finished the Vance Adcock (ph) dinner in Asheville, North Carolina. I am scheduled to do the Jefferson-Jackson dinner in Mississippi next month. ...

Parts of Clooney movie to be filmed in North Carolina Durham Herald Sun - Durham,NC,USA ... year for "Syriana," and Zellweger won best supporting actress for 2003's "Cold Mountain," a book set in North Carolina and written by Asheville native Charles ...

AdvantageWest To Host Multi-State Economic Summit Focused On ... Local Tech Wire - Fort Mill,SC,USA ASHEVILLE, NC – Business, education and government leaders from five states will gather in Asheville for a regional conference focused on entrepreneurship ...

JC man bound over in killing of girlfriend Kingsport Times News - Kingsport,TN,USA ... Two members of the Asheville (NC) Police Department testified Tuesday morning before Sessions Judge Jim Nidiffer. First to testify was APD Sgt. Randy Riddle. ...

Firefly Cove Sells Briskly at Grand Opening Event PR.com (press release) - Levittown,NY,USA Sales at the event for the new luxury, mountain-lake community, located on Lake Lure in the Asheville, NC area, included six condos at prices ranging from ...

City pushes for Staples, Greenlife zoning solutions Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – Staples should present a timetable to address concerns about its Merrimon Avenue building, including the large size of its sign and its towering ...

 

News: Nov. 15, 2006:

Business incubator to hold ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE - Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College’s Small Business Center/Incubator will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house at 3 pm Nov. ...

Area tobacco farmers prepare for market Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... “Just bring it in and we’ll pay the man,” said Marty Owen, the owner and operator of the Dixie Big Burley tobacco warehouse in Asheville’s River ...

W. Carolina 61, NC Asheville 46 Myrtle Beach Sun News - Myrtle Beach,SC,USA ASHEVILLE, NC - Nick Aldridge's 17 points helped Western Carolina defeat UNC-Asheville 61-46 on Tuesday in its first season-opening road victory in more than ...

Big shots will be hard for Miller to find Charlotte Observer - Charlotte,NC,USA Last week, senior Wes Miller gave his mother an update on the basketball talent coach Roy Williams has assembled at North Carolina. ...

UNC women too much for Winston-Salem State Greensboro News Record - Greensboro,NC,USA NORTH CAROLINA 83, WINSTON-SALEM STATE 32: Sophomore Rashanda McCants picked up speed after her third foul Sunday and helped No. ...

Seeing Philanthropy in a Whole New Light Market Wire (press release) - USA ... the Youth Leadership Initiative held its summit in Greensboro; and on October 30 the North Carolina Network of Women Givers Conference was held in Asheville. ...

 

News: Nov. 14, 2006:

Roof welcome, future needed
Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA
A green roof for the Civic Center may make sense if the plan is to use the building, without major renovation, for the next 40 years — the length of time ...

'Liberty Dollars' In Asheville Not Legal Tender
WXii 12.com - Winston-Salem,NC,USA
ASHEVILLE, NC -- Some 85 businesses in Asheville are accepting an alternative currency called the Liberty Dollar. The dollars have ...

Burley Tobacco Crop Expected to Improve this Season
abc11tv.com - Raleigh-Durham-Fayetteville,NC,USA
(11/13/06 - ASHEVILLE) - Burley tobacco buyers say they expect a good crop ... Marty Owen owns and operates the Dixie Big Burley tobacco warehouse in Asheville. ...

South Mecklenburg reaches semis in style
Charlotte Observer - Charlotte,NC,USA
ASHEVILLE - The South Mecklenburg boys' soccer team will turn its focus to North Mecklenburg, its opponent Wednesday in the NC 4A semifinal. ...