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Asheville Distilling Company and Troy & Sons moonshine on CBS This Morning

Asheville Distilling Company and Troy & Sons moonshine on CBS This Morning

From a segment that aired Thursday at 6:40 a.m.: Mom gives moonshine a classy makeover, the story behind Troy Ball and her small-batch, craft moonshine made in Asheville. Troy and Sons is the brand for white whiskey produced by Asheville Distilling Company–a small-batch distillery making legal moonshine from an heirloom variety of North Carolina corn that dates back to the[Read More…]

Off the air: WLOSer Charu Kumarhia

Here’s what Asheville Citizen-Times reporter John Boyle reports regarding no more Charu Kumharia on WLOS: It sounds like Charu is a full-time mom these days. The baby boy came Jan. 21, and Charu and hubby sound like they’re on cloud nine, although they could probably use a good nap like all new parents. As far as returning to the station,[Read More…]

by March 19, 2012 7 comments Asheville News

Charlotte TV station apologizes for reporting that the Rev. Billy Graham was dead

The Rev. Billy Graham was admitted to Mission Hospital last week, and he remains there as he gets checked out for possible pneumonia. Over the weekend, Charlotte TV station WBTV reported Graham was dead. From the Charlotte Observer: WBTV (Channel 3) apologized Saturday to the Rev. Billy Graham after the station erroneously reported the evangelist’s death. Around 6:30 a.m. Saturday,[Read More…]

by December 6, 2011 0 comments Asheville News

Mario Boone joins WLOS

WLOS has hired a new reporter. His name is Mario Boone and comes from the CBS affiliate in Knoxville. More: MARIO BOONE is a North Carolina native who is happy to be working in his home state. He joins News 13 from the CBS affiliate in Knoxville, TN where he served as the Cops and Courts Beat reporter. One of[Read More…]

by November 28, 2011 0 comments Asheville News
Answer man: WLOSer Khumaria is pregnant

Answer man: WLOSer Khumaria is pregnant

Asheville Citizen-Times’answer man, reports: “I am pregnant,” said Kumarhia, who’s been with WLOS almost 10 years. “This is our first child, and I did have a rough start with the pregnancy.” Kumarhia, who is due in late January, has asthma and had some trouble with a severe attack early in the pregnancy while covering a story. Her doctor recommended she[Read More…]

by November 28, 2011 0 comments Asheville News