black lives matter
The African American Heritage Commission of Asheville and Buncombe County is exploring options for “recontextualizing” Pack Square.
The review of open-carry gun laws and their enforcement comes following a clash Monday between a group of protesters and counter-protesters who faced off over a "Defund the Police" mural painted on a city street.
Somebody spay-painted the words "Black lives matter" in giant letters across the front of the Fraternal Order of Police lodge early Monday.
Also, the cofounder of the Black Lives Matter movement will speak in Asheville later this week, and more.
A Weaverville woman well-known for playing Mrs. Claus at Craggy Mountain Line died recently, and more.
The protesters said they were calling attention to a July 2 shooting in Asheville in which police shot and killed a man.
Also, the Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau revises hotel occupancy numbers for October, and much more.