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...
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...
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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,...
Samford faces The Citadel in SoCon tourney
No. 10 seed The Citadel (12-17, 4-14) vs. No. 7 seed Samford (16-15, 6-12)
Southern Conference Tourney First Round, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Friday, 7:30 p.m....
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VMI faces WCU in SoCon tourney
No. 9 seed Western Carolina (7-24, 4-14) vs. No. 8 seed VMI (10-20, 4-14)
Southern Conference Tourney First Round, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Friday, 5 p.m....
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Wofford guard Fletcher Magee has been voted the Southern Conference player of the year and the Terriers' Mike Young is the coach of the year.
Asheville plans prescribed burns around reservoir
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Asheville is making plans for prescribed burns around an area reservoir to clear brush in hopes of preventing future wildfires.
UNC-Asheville meets Presbyterian in tourney
No. 10 seed UNC-Asheville (4-26, 2-14) vs. No. 7 seed Presbyterian (17-14, 9-7)
Big South Conference Tourney First Round, Ross E. Templeton P.E. Center, Clinton, South Carolina; Tuesday, 7...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — State regulators say a well-known entrepreneur in western North Carolina has had his real estate license stripped for keeping at least tens of thousands of dollars owed to...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina city has backed off its crackdown on a needle exchange run out of a bookstore.
The Asheville Citizen-Times reports Asheville officials announced...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor had 20 points, making five 3-pointers, as High Point narrowly beat UNC-Asheville 79-74 on Saturday.
Ricky Madison had 18 points and 14 rebounds for High...
UNC-Asheville seeks revenge on High Point
High Point (15-14, 8-7) vs. UNC-Asheville (4-25, 2-13)
Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: High Point goes for the season sweep over...
Asheville leaders OK fund to help with housing down payment
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Leaders of a western North Carolina city with a tight housing market have approved more than $1 million to help teachers, municipal workers and the poorest residents buy...
Suspect in Boys & Girls Club brass instruments theft nabbed
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina have arrested a man they say stole several brass instruments from the Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club more than 1 ½ years ago, essentially placing...
UNC-Asheville looks for road win vs CSU
UNC-Asheville (4-24, 2-12) vs. Charleston Southern (13-14, 7-7)
Buccaneer Fieldhouse, Charleston, South Carolina; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST
Lewis leads Presbyterian past UNC-Asheville 71-55
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Francois Lewis had 22 points as Presbyterian got past UNC-Asheville 71-55 on Saturday. Adam Flagler added 21 points for the Blue Hose. Flagler also had 10 rebounds for the...
Jamison lifts Gardner-Webb over UNC-Asheville 65-55
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Eric Jamison had 17 points off the bench to lift Gardner-Webb to a 65-55 win over UNC Asheville on Thursday night.
David Efianayi had 15 points and three blocks for...
Beating case against ex-officer stalled over victim’s lawyer
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The case against a former white police officer who beat an unarmed black pedestrian in North Carolina has stalled because of the pedestrian's criminal charges in a separate...
Lawmaker to seek money for Amtrak bus service in Asheville
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina lawmaker is making a push to link the city of Asheville to passenger rail service.
The Asheville Citizen Times reports Gaston County GOP Rep. John...
NC city hopes to renovate cabin used by author Thomas Wolfe
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Asheville officials hope to work with the public to determine the best way to renovate the cabin that author Thomas Wolfe used as a rural sanctuary.
Keeling carries Charleston Southern past UNC-Asheville 85-75
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Christian Keeling had 27 points as Charleston Southern topped UNC-Asheville 85-75 on Saturday.
Keeling made 4 of 6 3-pointers. He added seven rebounds.
Ty Jones had 18 points, seven rebounds and five assists for Charleston Southern (11-12, 5-5 Big South Conference). Phlandrous Fleming Jr. added 14 points. Dontrell Shuler had 12 points for the visitors.
North Carolina nonprofit rescues calf from family’s bathroom
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina nonprofit known for its unusual rescues says it has extricated a newborn calf from a family's bathroom after a relative of the man keeping it pleaded for help.
Ohio governor remembers baseball great Frank Robinson
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is expressing sorrow at the death of baseball Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, whom he describes as one of his childhood heroes.
Robinson, the first black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, died Thursday at 83.
Man accused of bribing ex-county officials reaches plea deal
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A contractor accused of bribing several former North Carolina county officials has reached a plea deal with federal prosecutors.
2 climbers rescued from Looking Glass Rock in North Carolina
BREVARD, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say a climber injured in a fall of more than 100 feet and another person were rescued from Looking Glass Rock in Pisgah National Forest.
Multiple media outlets report the two were airlifted late Saturday to Mission Hospital in Asheville.
The Transylvania County Rescue Squad said on its Facebook page that its members responded around 5 p.m. Saturday to a report of one fallen climber and another potentially stuck on the rock.
Johnson lifts Gardner-Webb over UNC-Asheville 82-81 in OT
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — David Efianayi scored 23 points with five 3-pointers, Nate Johnson scored five of his 15 points in overtime, and Gardner-Webb beat UNC-Asheville 82-81 on Saturday for its ninth straight win at home.