James E. Ferguson II was a student at Stephens-Lee High School when he first started fighting for civil rights in the 1950s.
Hundreds of residents attended a Wednesday night meeting to vent their anger.
Also, the cofounder of the Black Lives Matter movement will speak in Asheville later this week, and more.
Also, the Magnetic Theatre has ousted its artistic director, and much more.
Jones integrated Asheville public housing by becoming the first black person to live at the formerly all-white Pisgah View Apartments.