NC sheriff: Human remains found in missing person case
SWANNANOA, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say they think human remains that were recently discovered may be those of a person reported missing this summer.
Asheville police chief resigns, citing personal reasons
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police chief has resigned after two months on the job, citing family problems.
The city of Asheville announced on Wednesday that Police Chief Chris...
North Carolina authorities arrest sex offender at state fair
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina arrested a convicted sex offender after he showed up at the Mountain State Fair.
The Asheville Citizen Times reports police arrested...
No charges filed in NC girls’ volleyball team bus crash
MOORESBORO, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Highway Patrol says no charges will be filed against the driver of a bus that plunged 30 feet (9 meters) down a wooded embankment, injuring high school...
Assessment team to gauge safety of river in North Carolina
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — An assessment team is taking a look at a river in North Carolina to see if boaters, rafters and fishermen can use it again.
NC sewage service investigates E. coli contamination report
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sewage agency is investigating reports of a sizeable leak that may have pumped E. coli bacteria into a creek.
Woman killed; another person hospitalized in SC crash
TRAVELERS REST, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina woman is dead after she drove the wrong way on a highway in Greenville County near the North Carolina state line.
Ex-officer pleads guilty to beating pedestrian on video
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A white former North Carolina police officer pleaded guilty Friday to beating a black pedestrian in a case that sparked outrage after graphic video of the violent 2017...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Firefighters in North Carolina have honored a 9-year-old boy for saving another child from drowning in a pool.
The Asheville Citizen-Times reports Jayden Castillo was...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A grievance board has overturned the firing of a former North Carolina police captain, saying the officer deserved discipline for some of his actions but shouldn't have lost...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A grand jury in North Carolina has indicted a man for attempted voluntary manslaughter and other charges in connection with a fire which destroyed a historic...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina mountain city is asking for the public's help as it works on a plan to incorporate a famous author's cabin into its park system.
NC firm fires worker over invoice for ‘poka honas’
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A Valvoline Instant Oil Change center in North Carolina has fired a worker over an invoice that called a customer "poka honas," an apparent reference to...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Tests have found that carbon monoxide levels weren't elevated at a North Carolina hotel shortly after two guests were found dead last month.
A North Carolina man charged with anonymously threatening to lynch a Muslim-American political candidate in Virginia also is accused of posting an anti-Semitic threat on a Florida synagogue's...
ASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A 27-foot (8 meter) long and 20-foot (6 meter) deep sinkhole continues to expand in a North Carolina parking lot.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Organizers of a culinary festival in North Carolina hope to cook up a new tradition honoring the history of Appalachia.
- WRAL-TVPolice suspect carbon monoxide poisoning in 2 Asheville hotel deathsJune 27, 2019
- WRAL-TV21-year-old man drowns while swimming in lake near AshevilleMay 27, 2019
- WRAL-TVRaleigh chef wins national James Beard AwardMay 7, 2019
- WRAL-TVDamage from rock slide could close I-40 near Asheville for a weekFebruary 23, 2019
- WRAL-TVTV comedian heads to DurhamAugust 30, 2018
MARSHALL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina authorities say they caught two people vandalizing a Baptist church with caricatures of the devil and the phrase "Satan rules!"
UNC-Asheville drops fossil fuel investments
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The University of North Carolina-Asheville has moved to divest a portion of its $50 million endowment away from fossil fuels.
Murder trial witness killed 2 weeks after testifying
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A pregnant woman who was shot and killed in North Carolina had testified against a murder suspect in court two weeks ago.
Body of North Carolina man found in gorge
WEAVERVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have identified the body of a man found at the bottom of a gorge in North Carolina.
News outlets report crews recovered the body Wednesday after a...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — For the past couple months, 3-year-old Ailani Myers has had more bad days than good. May 23 was one of those rare exceptions her dad describes as an "almost pre-diagnosis...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A disabled North Carolina woman is suing the right-wing group Project Veritas and its founder James O'Keefe over how her assault outside a 2016 Donald Trump campaign rally was...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman accused of faking her infant daughter's kidnapping and trying to kill her is scheduled to undergo a mental health evaluation.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The audit of a North Carolina county dealing with a public corruption scandal will cost $351,000, nearly three times more than originally quoted.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — An attorney for the North Carolina woman accused of faking her infant daughter's kidnapping and trying to kill the baby wants to have his client evaluated and treated for...
- Globe NewswireCheckmate Capital Invests in Community Eco Poweryesterday
- Business WireCarvana’s Rapid Expansion Brings The New Way to Buy a Car to Four Additional North Carolina MarketsJune 19, 2019
- Business WireEarth Fare Announces Dr. Angela Hind as Chief Medical OfficerFebruary 4, 2019
- BusinessWireHCA Healthcare Completes Purchase of Mission HealthFebruary 1, 2019
- BusinessWireIngles Markets, Incorporated Reports Increased Sales and Net Income for Third Quarter and Nine Months of Fiscal 2018August 9, 2018
MURPHY, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is proposing one of the largest timber sales in the nearly 100-year history of the Nantahala National Forest, and it's drawing concern from...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — On a day far in the past now, you might have heard the mellow tone of a piano emanating from between these walls on East Livingston Street. But that was a different day with...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for child porn possession.
The Asheville Citizen-Times reported Thursday that...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Environmentalists are honoring Mother Earth and discussing the work ahead to protect it.
North Carolina Earth Day events to demonstrate support for environmental...
Ethan Allen announces layoffs in N Carolina, New Jersey
OLD FORT, N.C. (AP) — A Connecticut-based furniture manufacturer plans to lay off almost 400 workers at plants in North Carolina and New Jersey.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A vigil is planned in Asheville to remember a mother and two of her children who were killed in a domestic shooting.
The Asheville Citizen-Times reports a silent march...
Man in deadly shootout with police wanted on 14 warrants
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a man involved in a deadly shootout with police in Tennessee was wanted in North Carolina on several charges stemming from a hit-and-run crash that...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A Great Smoky Mountains National Park official, citing an autopsy report, says hypothermia killed an Ohio woman whose body was found at the park last year.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Some residents of Asheville, North Carolina, are struggling with brown, sediment-filled water that the city has said is only an "an aesthetic issue," but area breweries say...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Two North Carolina men have been sentenced to up to seven years in prison for fatally shooting a man at an Asheville apartment complex in 2016.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The CEO of a prominent western North Carolina charity has returned an honorary degree amid renewed attention to a 1988 child sex offense plea.
UNCG faces Wofford in SoCon finals
No. 2 seed UNC Greensboro (28-5, 17-3) vs. No. 1 seed Wofford (28-4, 20-0)
Southern Conference Tourney Championship, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Monday, 6 p.m....
KINGSPORT, Tenn. (AP) — The last recycling plant in Sullivan County, Tennessee, that handles paper and plastics for local governments is set to close, affecting recycling efforts across the...
UNCG faces Furman in SoCon semis
Furman (25-6, 14-5) vs. UNC Greensboro (27-5, 16-3)
Southern Conference Tourney Semifinals, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Sunday, 5:30 p.m. EDT
Wofford faces ETSU in SoCon semis
East Tennessee State (24-8, 14-5) vs. Wofford (27-4, 19-0)
Southern Conference Tourney Semifinals, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Sunday, 3 p.m. EDT
VMI meets Wofford in SoCon quarters
VMI (11-20, 5-14) vs. No. 1 seed Wofford (26-4, 18-0)
Southern Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
UNCG faces Samford in SoCon quarters
Samford (17-15, 7-12) vs. No. 2 seed UNC Greensboro (26-5, 15-3)
Southern Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — A teenager visiting Colorado for spring break says he and two friends were swept up in an inbounds avalanche while snowboarding at Breckenridge Ski Resort.
Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, the "Airwolf" television star whose sleek good looks belied a troubled personal life, has died. He was 73.
A death certificate shows that Vincent died of cardiac...
Furman faces Mercer in SoCon quarters
No. 6 seed Mercer (11-19, 6-12) vs. No. 3 seed Furman (24-6, 13-5)
Southern Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Saturday, 8:30 p.m....
ETSU faces Chattanooga in SoCon quarters
No. 5 seed Chattanooga (12-19, 7-11) vs. No. 4 seed East Tennessee State (23-8, 13-5)
Southern Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Saturday,...