All posts in Information

Lee Walker Heights
Featured
August 28, 2014, No comments

Leaders of the largest public housing authority in Western North Carolina are moving forward with an ambitious upgrade of Lee Walker Heights, the city’s oldest public housing development, and the city of Asheville plans to play a major role too.

Cherokee County sheriff logo

Cherokee County evidence investigations revealed as sheriff campaign escalates

August 27, 2014, No comments

Papers filed by Sheriff Keith Lovin and the SBI follow the troubled trail of cash and guns seized by two now-defunct WNC drug task forces. Meanwhile, ...

stock image: road

WNC Transportation: Rutherford County

August 27, 2014, No comments

Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations and public transportation in R ...

stock image: road

WNC Transportation: Polk County

August 26, 2014, No comments

Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations, greenways and public transpor ...

  • stock image: road
    WNC Transportation: Mitchell County
    August 25, 2014, No comments

    Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations, greenways and public transportation in Mitchell County (including Spruce Pine).

  • stock image: road
    WNC Transportation: McDowell County
    August 22, 2014, No comments

    Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations, greenways and public transportation in McDowell County (including Marion and Old Fort).

  • June 2014 unemployment rates. Map courtesy of the N.C. Department of Commerce
    June unemployment falls in all but 3 WNC counties
    August 20, 2014, No comments

    New countywide unemployment data show that, by in large, joblessness fell across the 18 westernmost counties of the state between May and June -- arguably the start of tourist season across the mountains. Rates also show that the Asheville ...

  • stock image: road
    WNC Transportation: Madison County
    August 20, 2014, No comments

    Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations, greenways and public transportation in Madison County (including Hot Springs, Mars Hill and Marshall).

  • stock image: road
    WNC Transportation: Macon County
    August 14, 2014, Comments Off

    Your guide from Carolina Public Press to information on road and highway repairs, transportation planning organizations, greenways and public transportation in Macon County (including Franklin).