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News: Dec. 1, 2006

‘Snow Boy’ an anime take on ‘Snow White’ Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE — “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” gets a robotic spin in “Snow Boy and the Seven Niñas,” a new treatment by Asheville Contemporary Dance ...

Catamounts edge Bulldogs Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE — The Western Carolina University and UNC Asheville women’s basketball teams provided an absolute thriller in their annual Parkway Series matchup ...

Business Briefs Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLEAsheville SCORE will present a leadership workshop titled “Business Relationships as

Out of Asheville? Roanoke Times - Roanoke,VA, USA ... Asheville, NC, may not seem a likely hotbed for West African music, but two bands from that mountain city may just prove otherwise. ...

Asheville bound? Couple lets Internet voters decide Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA Exactly 578,731 votes as of 3 pm Thursday in the Internet competition of where Danny de Zayas, 23, and Nina Barry, 26, will live. ...

Artificial Christmas Trees Could be a Lead Hazard ABC30.com - Fresno,CA, USA ... two children.". But there is a warning from the University of North Carolina, Asheville about those older artificial trees. A 2003 ...

Track and Field Hosts Appalachian Invitational to Start Indoor ... ASU Appalachian Mountaineers - Boone, NC, USA ... Other schools competing in the meet are Charlotte, UNC Asheville, Gardner-Webb, Lees-McRae, Mars Hill, Milligan and King College. ...

Asheville High cafeteria dedication set for today Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE - Mayor Terry Belamy and other dignitaries are scheduled to be on hand for a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony at Asheville High School at 5 pm ...

City earns global spot Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA .. Its 2007 destination list cites Asheville’s mountain scenery, thriving arts, cultural and gay and lesbian scenes, as well as tourist favorites such as the ...

City could go hydro-electric Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE - Upgrades to city water plants at the North Fork and Bee Tree reservoirs could put Asheville into the electricity business. ...

Call to Song: The Sons of Thunder boom out with music from the ... Winston-Salem Journal (subscription) - Winston-Salem, NC, USA ... Talley of the Talley Trio, a Southern-gospel group, produced and arranged the disc, which was recorded in Asheville. ... "We started out looking for music to fit ...

Dancing for Darfur in Boone ASU The Appalachian Online - Boone, NC, USA ... The band’s members are Asheville natives and developed their African-infused jam music sound after spending time studying music in West Africa. ...

Charleston's cost of living stacks up favorably Charleston Post Courier (subscription) - Charleston, SC, USA ... is on par with or less than many Southeastern cities, including Asheville (with a ... more than 700 retail stores and about 550 Gymboree Play & Music parent-child ...

ASU on a roll at home Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE — Playing football in an area long known as the “High Country,” Appalachian ... head-banging rock tunes a staple of the pre-game music — AC/DC ...

Music fans bypass CDs, MP3s for cell phone hits Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA Contradicting its paranoid and paralytic response to the initial boom in download technology, the music industry is gleefully embracing the ringtone revolution ...

Holiday Happenings Charlotte Observer - Charlotte, NC, USA ... The choir is active in choral festivals, performing in the Moscow Music Festival. ... 17, Diana Wortham Theatre, 2 S. Pack Place, Asheville. ...

 

News: Nov. 30, 2006

Asheville named top travel destination by Frommer’s Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLEAsheville is among a dozen locations around the globe named to a list of the “most unique and enticing destinations” by the travel guide ...

Catamounts edge Bulldogs Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE — The Western Carolina University and UNC Asheville women’s basketball teams provided an absolute thriller in their annual Parkway Series matchup ...

Business Briefs Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLEAsheville SCORE will present a leadership workshop titled “Business Relationships as a Strategic Advantage” from 6 to 9 pm Tuesday in the ...

Out of Asheville? Roanoke Times - Roanoke, VA, USA ... Asheville, NC, may not seem a likely hotbed for West African music, but two bands from that mountain city may just prove otherwise. ...

Nelson Doesnt Miss in A&T Victory International News Service - Sydney, Australia ... Halftime--North Carolina A&T 37-29. ... 37 (Wills 8). Assists--Longwood 9 (Williams 3), N. Carolina A&T 15 ... UNC ASHEVILLE 69, LENOIR-RHYNE 59: Bryan Smithson had 18 ...

Duke Energy considering partnership for new coal plant Myrtle Beach Sun News - Myrtle Beach,SC,USA ... million customers in North Carolina and South Carolina. Stephen Smith, executive director of the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy in Asheville, said there ...

Lottery Retailers Could Get Bonus Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ... would help,” said Michael Goforth, owner of Sand Hill Grocery in West Asheville. ... now, we’ve not had a jackpot winner in North Carolina,” Winchester said. ...

Ticketmaster Selected as Exclusive Authorized Secondary Market ... Yahoo! News (press release) - USA ... Asheville Civic Center - Asheville, NC AT&T Center - San Antonio, TX Blaisdell Arena and Concert Hall - Honolulu, HI City Hall - Nashville, TN Coliseum at ...

News briefs Waynesville Smoky Mountain News - Waynesville,NC,USA ... Shot on location in Asheville, the production tells the story of a tradition of musical gatherings that began more than 50 years ago, and which continues to ...

 
 

News: Nov. 29, 2006

Rams get first victory in Division I Greensboro News Record - Greensboro,NC,USA ... EAST TENNESSEE STATE 91, UNC ASHEVILLE 79: Ashton Barton scored a career-high 25 points for host Asheville, but East Tennessee ran off 53 second-half points. ...

Bulldogs tap player with commitment to basketball Palm Beach Post - FL, United States ... Scouts from the University of North Carolina-Asheville noticed the same thing. ... 8, shortly after visiting the Division IA team's Asheville campus. ...

UNC-Asheville 69, Lenoir-Rhyne 59 WWAY NewsChannel 3 - Wilmington,NC,USA ASHEVILLE, NC Bryan Smithson scored 18 points and helped UNC-Asheville snap a four-game losing streak in a 69-59 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne. ...

Business 101 for Women: Asheville native writes how-to book Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — Before Ginny Davis Wilmerding went into business for herself, she spent a lot of time reading books about starting small businesses. ...

Asheville clears way for Hendersonville Road condo project Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – The Asheville City Council cleared the way tonight for high-density housing on one of the last undeveloped parcels on Hendersonville Highway. ...

Asheville backs down on rent for Army center Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – The city has reversed a decision to raise the rent on an Army reserve center. The move follows protests ...

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Asheville chamber hosts open house breakfast Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — The Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce will host an open house breakfast from 7:30 to 9 this morning for businesses and organizations to learn ...

Smith McDowell House opens its Christmas exhibit Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE – The Smith-McDowell House Christmas exhibit this year includes a private collection of 300 antique Victorian ornaments, including ones made of ...

WCU hopes momentum carries into UNCA game Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE — When the Western Carolina University women’s basketball team defeated Colorado State last Saturday night, it wasn’t the Catamounts’ biggest ...

METRO BASKETBALL SCHEDULE Birmingham News - Birmingham, AL, USA Thursday's Games Central Chr. at Shelby Acad.B/G Cherokee Co. at Ashville (B/G) Cornerstone at Warrior Acad. ... Monday, Dec. 4 Ashville at Cherokee Co. ...

Deadly duo sink New Brighton in cup thriller ic Liverpool - Southport,England,UK ASHVILLE- hit back with a bang over rivals New Brighton in the Pyke Cup third round as Simon Donaghue and Steve Forbes smashed two each to ensure a semi final ...

Bull City Classic Watch InsideCarolina.com (subscription) - Chapel Hill, NC, USA ... of several top-flight girl’s teams in the state of North Carolina (Victory Christian ... Academy in Raleigh, NC, as well as Thomasville and Asheville High Schools ...

State Child Pornography Numbers Surprise Lawmakers NBC - Raleigh, NC, USA ... NC -- Exploitation of children in North Carolina is happening ... What that means is that North Carolinians have ... executive director of the Asheville-based National ...

 
 

News: Nov. 28, 2006

Cooper hoping to tame 'robocalls' Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper might become one of the most popular state officials of all time if he could get the law governing national and ...

AP poll: UCLA jumps to top of Top 25 San Jose Mercury News - CA, USA ... Virginia (4-0) beat North Carolina-Asheville and Maryland-Eastern Shore last week to cap a season-opening homestand in its new John Paul Jones Arena. ...

Business Sectors Wilmington Morning Star - Wilmington, NC, USA ... was commended by the Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina for his work as chairman of the group's 2006 annual convention held in Asheville in October ...

Spontaneous Strike Forces Smithfield to Change Policy The NewStandard - Syracuse,NY,USA ... Saturday, religious and civil rights leaders across North Carolina will encourage ... demonstrations across the state, including in Asheville, Charlotte, Durham .

City denies pasture petition Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE — City officials denied Monday a petition by some Hendersonville Road residents trying to block a proposed high-density housing development on one ...

Interview helped readers focus on ‘new factory of the world’ Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ... for example, shows a percent increase 10 times that of NC More important to AC-T’s readers is the desire to know what are the connections of Asheville and WNC ...

Goldsmith set to return to coaching Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE Former Franklin High and Duke football coach Fred Goldsmith has accepted the head coaching job at Lenoir-Rhyne College, and he is bringing some WNC ...

Shooting The Breeze Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA Preseason expectations based on a talented bunch of returnees and a freshman class considered the best in the country were high, and UNC was ranked No. ...

Merger could hurt local airport Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLLE — About all Asheville Regional Airport can do about a proposed Delta Air Lines-US Airways merger at this point is to continue lobbying carriers ...

Nashville offers a good example for new Civic Center Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA So that darn building needs a new roof and a member of the Asheville City Council recommends one in the form of a green garden with beehives and birdhouses. ...

EKU continues road trip at James Madison Richmond Register - Richmond,KY,USA ... EKU started this road swing last Friday with a trip to the University of North Carolina at Asheville. ... “I’m really happy with the team play at Ashevi

News: Nov. 27, 2006

ARTS NOTES: Quilter featured at Fifth Thursday Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... Sound” will be held at 7 pm Thursday at West Asheville Library, 941 ... Many galleries will also be hosting artist receptions, provide live music and refreshments ...

Sports Briefs Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA SALISBURY — Christ School receiver Avyd Baldwin and Asheville School fullback/linebacker...

Woodring slaying spawns bills Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ... “There’s no fog like the fog of when you are in a domestic situation,” said Laurel Cartwright of Asheville, a domestic-violence survivor and board member ...

Translator helps gives WNC a common voice Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE - When Adriana Adarve moved to Asheville, she started looking for work with a translation agency. After ...

For whom the ‘Belles’ toll Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA .. The show continues at 2:30 pm today at Asheville Community Theatre, 35 E. Walnut St. Call 254-1320. Need to get out of the house? ...

Sharpshooting Rose lifts EKU past Asheville Kentucky.com - Lexington, KY, USA Rose hit four three-pointers for the Colonels (4-1), who shot 51 percent for the game. Julian Mascoll added 13 points, while Jamaal ...

WNC's best principals Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA ASHEVILLE - Asheville Middle School Principal Pam Cocke has a tough job keeping a handle on 652 students and 91 teachers. Now add ...

Take 5 today Asheville Citizen-Times - NC, USA Singer-songwriter David Wilcox returns to Asheville tonight for his annual Thanksgiving weekend show at the Grey Eagle, 185 Clingman Ave. ...

Cooper Presses Ahead with TVA Emissions Lawsuit abc11tv.com - Raleigh-Durham-Fayetteville, NC, USA ASHEVILLE - North Carolina's attorney general says he's lining up his big guns for a lawsuit that accuses the nation's largest federal utility of ...