The CEO of the YWCA of Asheville has quit, becoming the second Black woman in a month to leave a high-profile job with a mission of improving racial equity in the city.
Citizen Vinyl’s vision extends past vinyl manufacturing and includes a role as a community hub and center for creative collaboration.
The new company, which will be called Gannett, will be focused on establishing a business model that puts digital offerings first.
GateHouse Media, which owns more than 150 newspapers in the U.S. and is backed by an investment company, plans to buy Gannett Co., the second largest newspaper company in the U.S.
Also, Asheville has organized a chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, and more.
Who's driving the renewed interest in vinyl records? Millennials.
Also, the Asheville Fringe Festival is in full swing, and much more.
Also, peeling paint on Coxe Avenue is being cleaned up, and much more.
Also, there's new construction action on Carolina Lane at the site of a building collapse five years ago, and more.
Also, Asheville is getting a new CBD coffee bar, and more.
Three more newsroom jobs are being cut at the newspaper.
Also, celebrity chef Michael Symon was spotted in downtown Asheville on Sunday, and more.
The newspaper plans to lease back space and remain, while the entire interior is renovated for new tenants.
Buncombe commissioners have been at odds with Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan before; most recently over Duncan's proposal for a new jail, which commissioners have opposed.
Hundreds of residents attended a Wednesday night meeting to vent their anger.
The number of employees working out of the Asheville Citizen-Times building at 14 O'Henry Ave. has been cut dramatically over the past decade.
Asheville airport officials are set to begin studies that could lead to construction on expanding the terminal building in a couple of years.
Also, details about 2018 AIR Passports on sale now, the 2018 Asheville Restaurant Week and much more.
A Weaverville woman well-known for playing Mrs. Claus at Craggy Mountain Line died recently, and more.
Also, the Asheville Citizen-Times has hired a new education and social issues reporter, and more.
Also, the Asheville Citizen-Times has hired two new reporters, and more.
Also, Sweeten Creek Brewing is expanding, and more.
Carolina Commentary encourages news organizations to share their editorials.
Also, Jacqueline D. Grant has been named president-elect of the North Carolina Bar Association, and more.
Also, Hi-Wire has replaced a pale ale with a new IPA as a year-round flagship beer, and more.
Also, the Asheville Citizen-Times makes some post-election changes to its approach to covering the news, and more.
Also, the Asheville Art Museum is planning to open temporary offices on Biltmore Avenue, and much more.
The latest round of newspaper layoffs is more evidence of the unstoppable decline in print advertising.
Also, Crucible bar in the River Arts District is open, and much more.
Awtry oversaw a dramatic newsroom reorganization and oversaw another round of layoffs during his short tenure.
It's a lame story, the daily newspaper can't seem to get enough of it. Why? Because it brings precious website clicks.
Also, Franzi Charen is appointed to the Asheville Downtown Commission, James Fisher leaves the Asheville Citizen-Times for the Asheville Ale Trail, and more.
The newspaper is fighting a losing battle: steep price increases drive down the sale of single copies of the newspaper.
Also, the Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau revises hotel occupancy numbers for October, and much more.
Just last year, the Asheville Citizen-Times laid off two employees and forced several others out through a "reorganization."
Also, a new hire at the Asheville-Buncombe Sports Commission and much more.
Watch the video. Nothing like a good 'ol media pissing match to get folks riled up.
Gannett environmental reporter Tonya Maxwell will replace Ostendorff as the Citizen-Times' investigative reporter.
Also, Asheville Makerspace finds a new home at a former West Asheville day care center, more.
Coffee with an editor? A deal on drapes? Want to look at historic photos? Those are just a few of the perks of the newspaper's new, members-only Insider program.
The Friday concert will feature 30 local musicians. Proceeds will go toward a new partnership to deliver food to those in need.
Also, Asheville's first home built from recycled shipping containers is finished and Bold Rock Hard Cider looks to Buncombe County for temporary production facility space.
Do migrant residents’ connection to this region make them “part of this community,” or do they remain apart, as problems for the rest of “us” to solve?
Also, former Asheville Citizen-Times reporter Joel Burgess is set to return the newspaper on Monday.
Robinson, who started at the newspaper in the late 1960s, covered everything from sports to religion.
Veteran reporter Barbara Blake and photographer John Coutlakis bid farewell in two very different columns, one nostalgic, one gut-wrenching.