News: Dec. 21, 2006

Interstate traffic stop leads to drug bust Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Staff Reports. ASHEVILLE – Three men are in jail today following a traffic stop last night that turned up a large quantity of marijuana. ...

Most flights on time at Asheville Regional Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA FLETCHER – As the holiday travel season gets under way here, things appear to be running smoothly at Asheville Regional Airport. ...

Winter youth soccer signup ends today Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – Today is the last day to register children for the Asheville Buncombe Youth Soccer Association under 5 and 6 winter soccer program serving ...

Six local schools receive funding for arts Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE - Each year, the Asheville Area Arts Council awards funds three times per school year for Teacher Mini-Grants and Artists-in-the-Schools Grants. ...

Business briefs Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — Weststar Financial Services Corp., the parent company of the Bank of Asheville, was ranked first in performance and 15th in valuation in an ...

SCSU tries to stay unbeaten at home The Times and Democrat - Orangeburg,SC,USA The South Carolina State men’s basketball team will once again look to “Defend Our House” tonight when it plays host to UNC-Asheville at 7 pm at the Smith ...

Are you ready for the holidays? Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... People flying through Asheville Regional Airport during the holidays should allow ample time to get through security, leave Christmas gifts unwrapped and be ...

DeGraffenreid goes for record Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Andrew Pearson, [email protected] SYLVA — They are plain, white tube socks. Basketball players consider them nondescript essentials for a season. ...

Roberson, Asheville among leaders in NCHSAA Wachovia Cup race Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE - After the completion of the fall season in NCHSAA sports, Roberson holds a slim lead over fellow 3-A school Charlotte Catholic in the race for the ...

 
 

News: Dec. 20, 2006

One more day of sun today Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – Today should bring one last round of mild, sunny weather before showers move into the region, the National Weather Service says. ...

Ship gifts now, or you’ll be late Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — Santa is a success year after year, not for picking out the perfect presents, but getting them all delivered by the 25th. ...

Roberson defeats Asheville Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — Roberson triumphed in a big rivalry game Tuesday but lost a key part of its team. ... The loss dropped Asheville to 3-6 overall, 0-2 in the MAC. ...

Crew bottles winter ale as goodbye to old plant Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... I went down at the old Highland Brewing factory on Biltmore Avenue, the historic birthplace of Asheville craft brewing, just under Barley's Taproom. ...

Asheville Civic Center, Asheville, NC 12/16/06 Glide Magazine - Boston,MA,USA ... Later it moved to the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, and finally the main arena in the Asheville Civic Center, where it'll presumbably stay. ...

ETSU 73, NC-Asheville 65 WWAY NewsChannel 3 - Wilmington,NC,USA JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. Courtney Pigram scored 17 points and East Tennessee State led all the way in beating UNC Asheville 73-to-65. ...

Police blotter: Arrests for mushrooms, other drugs Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – Two Buncombe County men were arrested Monday after sheriff's deputies said they had 29 grams of psilocybin, or hallucinogenic mushrooms, in their ...

‘Christmas from the Heart’ celebrated Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Leslie Boyd. ASHEVILLE – Hearts With Hands Inc. held its annual “Christmas from the Heart” program Sunday at Trinity Baptist Church in West Asheville. ...

New companies join business incubator Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE - Three new companies have joined Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College’s Small Business Center/Incubator, bringing the total number of ...

Tar Heels welcome Owls to Chapel Hill Monsters and Critics.com - Glasgow,UK ... The Tar Heels rolled to a 93-62 decision over UNC-Asheville on Saturday, and while that opponent was rather weak, they have knocked off the likes of Tennessee ...

Health Kudos: Navon becomes member of Fellows of the American ... Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE - Dr. Sam Navon was among 1,186 initiates from around the world who became Fellows of the...

Travel, Gas Prices Up for Christmas and New Year's Holiday Southern Pines Pilot - Southern Pines,NC,USA ... Point at $2.24. Asheville has the highest average of $2.30 for a gallon of regular, unleaded gasoline. South Carolina's average ...

 
 

News: Dec. 19, 2006

Friends remember mother killed in apparent murder-suicide Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Jordan Schrader, STAFF WRITER. DANA – Roses sit in a glass vase on the doorstep of a Henderson County mobile home whose front ...

Previewing UNC Asheville Clemson Tigers Insider - USA ... Biedenbach. Season to Date: Having lost five starters, expectations were not high coming into this season for UNC Asheville. And ...

Big South coach suspended one game Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... Policy. Samuels, a UNC Asheville graduate, was suspended due to his actions during and following the Dec. 6 game against George Mason. ...

Elks Lodge gives away shoes, toys at annual Christmas party Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Lindsay Nash, [email protected] ASHEVILLE — Don’t get him wrong — Isaiah Morgan loves his new shiny white tennis shoes. ...

Area charities sprinting to finish Christmas projects Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE — Surrounded by a ton of toys already bought on credit and stacked carefully for distribution to needy families, Mike Harris is worried. ...

Winter holidays begin with early dismissals today Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Andre A. Rodriguez, STAFF WRITER. ASHEVILLEAsheville City Schools will begin its 13-day winter holiday break today with early dismissal at all schools. ...

Denny plays key role in local economic development Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA Position: Vice president, economic development, Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce and executive director, economic development, Coalition for Asheville ...

Slight chance of rain today Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – Mild weather should continue today, though likely it won’t be quite as enjoyable as Monday. The high Monday reached ...

Unions seem to work for their leadership more than their members Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA The Saturday, December 9, Asheville Citizen-Times contained a totally pro-union article, masquerading as ordinary news, with the headline “Labor leaders ...

Florida Atlantic-North Carolina Preview Protrade - San Mateo,CA,USA ... The Tar Heels (8-1) returned from their exam break Saturday and routed North Carolina-Asheville 93-62 for their fifth straight victory. ...

North Carolina roll past UNC Asheville TSN.ca - Canada CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina (Ticker) - Brandan Wright and Tyler Hansbrough had no problems with North Carolina Asheville's gigantic duo. ...

 
 

News: Dec. 18, 2006

UNC Asheville proposes tuition and fee increases for 2007-2008 Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – In-state undergraduates at UNC Asheville will pay an additional $135 in tuition and $98.35 in fees for the 2007-2008 academic year according to a ...

No. 3 Tar Heels Cruise Past NC-Asheville Gadsden Times (subscription) - Gadsden,AL,USA ... North Carolina's Brandan Wright slams a dunk against North Carolina Asheville during the first half of a college basketball game in Chapel Hill, NC, Saturday ...

Tar Heels breeze past UNC-Asheville Monsters and Critics.com - Glasgow,UK ... attention to Tyler Hansbrough, scoring 21 points with nine rebounds as third-ranked North Carolina took a break from final exams to down UNC- Asheville, 93-62 ...

BRCC must reimburse state Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA by Kerra L. Bolton. RALEIGH — North Carolina ordered Blue Ridge Community College on Friday to repay ...

Deep Tar Heels stay on ‘point’ UNC fights through key injuries Jacksonville Daily News - Jacksonville,NC,USA ... The Tar Heels figure to make things uncomfortable for UNC Asheville in today’s non-conference game at Smith Center — with or without Thomas and Frasor. ...

No. 3 North Carolina 93, North Carolina-Asheville 62 WVEC.com (subscription) - Norfolk,VA,USA ... Sure, the impressive numbers were there in the Tar Heels' 93-62 victory over North Carolina-Asheville — marking the sixth time they hit the 90-point mark in ...

UNC-Asheville sophomore stands tall, literally FayObserver.com - Fayetteville NC,USA North Carolina’s sports information department was unable to confirm it, but it believes UNC-Asheville sophomore Kenny George became the tallest player to ...

Stringfield siblings, Tuscola dominate Ironman swim meet Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ... COM. ASHEVILLE — Tuscola senior Anna Stringfield makes winning the Ironman swim meet look a lot easier than it actually is. She ...

Jail is hopping after Christmas Jam Asheville Citizen-Times - NC,USA ASHEVILLE – Some of the jam-band enthusiasts who accelerated their Christmas cheer with ecstasy and mushrooms ended their weekends at the Buncombe County jail ...