Community
    1 day ago

    Quilt of Valor honors local resident

    By Clint Parker Leicester – A veteran and resident of the Leicester Community just became…
    Community
    1 week ago

    New fire station is beginning to take shape

    Leicester – Work is progressing on the new Leicester Fire Station which will be located…
    Business
    1 week ago

    Classics cooking at new old-school luncheon

    By Abi Cole Woodfin – Born to an Italian immigrant family in Queens, Marco Lacagnina’s…
    Community
    2 weeks ago

    Town of Woodfin holds groundbreaking on new park

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – Members of the Woodfin Town Commissioners, along with their partner…
    Community
    July 6, 2020

    Hardy ready to handle role as town administrator

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – The person Woodfin has chosen to lead the town is…
    Community
    July 2, 2020

    Leicester church distributes food in time of crisis

    By Abi Cole Leicester – Economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic has amplified the hunger…
    Community
    June 30, 2020

    Park construction awarded, police policies discussed, budget reviewed in monthly meeting

    By Clint Parker Woodfin – A bid to build the new Silver-Line Park was accepted…
    Community
    June 28, 2020

    Cawthorn courts voters for runoff election

    By Clint Parker Leicester – Republican 11th congressional Candidate Madison Cawthorn hobnobbed with supporters on…
    Community
    June 26, 2020

    Rural part of county gets a COVID-19 tests, results are in

    By Abi Cole Sandy Mush – COVID-19 cases in North Carolina have hit an all-time…
    Community
    June 25, 2020

    Clyde A. Erwin High Grad Honors

    2020 Warriors Graduates (listed in alphabetical order) Marcelis Carvelle Adams-Garner Natalie Aguilar Karen Alavez-Clavijo Aidan…
      News
      June 20, 2020

      Governor orders monuments removed, won’t say who ordered police to leave

      By Rick Henderson RALEIGH — Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper ordered Confederate monuments on the grounds of the State Capitol removed “to…
      News
      May 29, 2020

      Cooper signals veto of bill expanding dining and drinking options

      By John Trump RALEIGH — A bill to reopen private bars and clubs, as well as expanding outdoor seating in restaurants…
      News
      May 5, 2020

      Governor signs order easing restrictions, but stay-at-home edict remains

      By John Trump RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper is easing restrictions on North Carolinians because of COVID-19, but the stay-at-home order…
      News
      May 1, 2020

      Buncombe reopens river parks & nature preserve

      Staff Report Buncombe County has reopened some of its public parks. All seven river parks and Collier Cove Nature Preserve are available for park…
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