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Four seek Buncombe commissioner seat: Bellamy, Hallum, Young, Whitesides

Four seek Buncombe commissioner seat: Bellamy, Hallum, Young, Whitesides

The new commissioner will be the first African-American to sit on the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners.

by November 16, 2016 2 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics
2016 race for Buncombe County Board of Commissioners as it stands now

2016 race for Buncombe County Board of Commissioners as it stands now

Candidates have from Dec. 1 until Dec. 21 to file for next year’s election.

by November 20, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Buncombe Board of Commissioners Election 2016 takes shape as Smith, Coleman prepare runs

Buncombe Board of Commissioners Election 2016 takes shape as Smith, Coleman prepare runs

It’s early, but Democrats are maneuvering to keep a lock on District 1 of the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners.

by August 21, 2015 5 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant rumored to expand in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Curate restaurant rumored to expand in downtown Asheville

Also, a new haunted hearse tour, plans for a new Ingles grocery store on Brevard Road, a facelift for Krispy Kreme on Patton Avenue and much more.

by August 19, 2015 12 comments Asheville News
Gunter declares candidacy for N.C. Senate seat left open by Sen. Martin Nesbitt’s death

Gunter declares candidacy for N.C. Senate seat left open by Sen. Martin Nesbitt’s death

UPDATE: Buncombe County Commissioner Holly Jones has thrown her support behind Gunter.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Also, N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of Buncombe County and his challenger, Brian Turner, make headlines across the state.

by March 14, 2014 0 comments Asheville politics
Holly Jones response to GOP ‘evil queen’ billboard

Holly Jones response to GOP ‘evil queen’ billboard

The politician responds to a controversial proposed billboard Jones describes as bullying.

Buncombe commissioners fail to amend personnel policy with equality protection

Buncombe commissioners fail to amend personnel policy with equality protection

A motion by Commissioner Holly Jones went down in a split vote.

by August 7, 2012 4 comments Asheville News