The city of Asheville plans to contract with Robert C. White, a retired former police chief, to serve in the interim.
Also, Nantahala Brewing has a new chief operating officer, and much more.
Hundreds of residents attended a Wednesday night meeting to vent their anger.
Hooper is currently deputy police chief in Alexandria, Va.
Also, former WLOSer Mike Mason lands a new gig and a new photography studio opens in Riverside Business Park.
Also, Chipotle is scheduled to open on Saturday.
A department already burdened with low morale and a high number of vacancies is also facing another vexing issue: improving its pay structure for officers. A review is underway.
The way that Police Chief William Anderson handled a January wreck involving a patrol officer upset some.
From WLOS.com: Mrs. Frankie Crane Poteat, 75, of Old Fort, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012 at her residence in Old Fort. Born on June 26, 1936 in McDowell County, she was the daughter of ...
WCTI reports: NewsChannel 12 has just learned Greenville’s police chief is resigning. Chief William Anderson will be leaving the Greenville Police Department to become the Police Chief of the City of Asheville, NC. “Chief Anderson ...