Also, who might be running for mayor?
Councilman Gordon Smith won’t seek re-election, newcomer Kim Roney says she’s running and others are testing the waters.
Rich Lee, Kim Roney and Sheneika Smith are a few names being bandied about as possible City Council candidates this year.
Two city advisory boards have split on their approval of the downtown hotel project.
In one case, an Asheville woman says she was harassed at a local grocery store.
The debate is set for 5 p.m. at Asheville High School.
Also, somebody robbed the Lexington Corner Market, WLOS is hiring a weekend weather-guesser, and more.
Also, there’s a Rod Murphy documentary screening Thursday about Asheville ultra runner Will Harlan, and much more.
Also, Bon Appetit features Madison County baker Tara Jensen, PROM! returns to the Grey Eagle and much more.
It’s a piece of property near the St. Lawrence Basilica and U.S. Cellular Center that city officials have struggled with for more than a decade.
The 18-story former BB&T bank and office building will become home to a new boutique hotel, condos, restaurant space and more.
A quick look at what’s been happening on the local, state and national political scene.
In looking to Raleigh, Asheville’s elected leaders seek increased or restored revenue streams. City leaders also want to maintain their authority over zoning and development.
The N.C. General Assembly gets back to work, U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry moves up on an influential committe, Hagan heads to Harvard, more.
Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer, Police Chief William Anderson and others are all targets in the commentary getting passed around.
Also, the race between N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt and challenger Brian Turner is coming down to the wire.
Asheville is entering a period of potentially unprecedented growth. But which city do you live in?
Also, Tillis is ready to debate, Buncombe commissioners are not ready to talk Moogfest incentives, and more.
Smith and Bothwell seek re-election. Wisler is a newcomer.