It's big: 161 single-family homes,188 duplexes, 36 condos, 4 live-work spaces and up to 15,000 square feet of commercial space.
Also, the Avett Brothers will be shooting a new music video in Asheville, and more.
The radio station quotes a Roanoke City Council candidate, who cites an anonymous source in Virgina Gov. Terry McAuliffe's office.
In making his comments, Roanoke Mayor David Bowers may have pissed away a lot of goodwill building in favor of the city.
Also, Zagat names eight hot Asheville restaurants/bars, and much more.
As the Deschutes decision comes down to the wire, the Buncombe County brewing community prepares, once again, to put its best beer forward.
Update: Deschutes tweets that it hasn't yet made up its mind on a location.
Could it Deschutes Brewery?
Deschutes plans to make a decision about where to locate its new East Coast brewery by the end of the year.