Ty Gilpin, Unspoken Tradition's mandolin player and the song's writer, talks about the song, its message and the traditions of mountain music.
Also, plans for the major redevelopment of the Sears property at the Asheville Mall have once again been continued, and more.
The public meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. today (July 14) at the U.S. Cellular Center. Doors will open at 5 p.m.
The "high profile" site is close to the Asheville Mall, the Whole Foods shopping center and Interstate 240.
Appraisals and negotiations will follow as the city condemns property to realign Riverside Drive in the River Arts District.
The city is also poised to hire a new "downtown coordinator."
Developers are ready to start selling pastoral lots on 350 acres in a development that will include riverfront property, a 46-acre farm, a school, a boutique hotel and much more.
Also, Crossfit Asheville launches a "tactical fitness" course, expanded hours for the city's development office and more.
The public can get their first look at 5:30 pm. on Aug. 7 at the U.S. Cellular Center.
Asheville’s River Arts District is ablaze with activity, aside from the big news that New Belgium Brewing Co. plans to build its East Coast brewing operation there. There are all kinds of projects in the ...