Carolina Public Press announces the launch of Newsmakers, a new nonpartisan conversation series on top Western North Carolina interests and issues. The first Newmakers forum will be on the future of the Pisgah and Nantahala national forests, which comprise the majority of the national forest lands in North Carolina.
Two sections of the Blue Ridge Parkway will be closed beginning Nov. 3 for repairs and roadwork, according to press releases from the agency.
In spending on judicial candidates, candidates for four seats on the North Carolina Supreme Court have been the only source of TV spending this fall. So far, spending has reached nearly $1.7 million.
The meetings, which will be held throughout October and November in locations across Western North Carolina, will provide information about the proposed Forest Plan, including potential management areas and desired conditions.
Haywood Community College was recently delegated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds.
Carolina Public Press is one of eight nonprofit news organization across the country to be awarded an INNovation Fund grant from the Investigative News Network. The fund was established with the support of the John S. and James L. Knight Fo ...
The event will feature a panel discussion, community exercises and opportunities to let the community know your biggest priorities for mobility in Asheville.
Filling a gap in regional history – the missing story of African Americans in Western North Carolina – will be the aim of a new conference convened by history scholars at UNC Asheville.