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Asheville police: Brevard Road wreck kills 1 person

Eastbound lanes of Brevard Road, near Ridgefield Drive, were closed as officers investigated the accident, which involved a car and a motorcycle, according to a tweet from APD at 9:16 p.m.


Troopers investigate deadly crash in Asheville

Crash occurred on Brevard RoadDeadly crash in AshevilleASHEVILLE, N.C. —Troopers are investigating a deadly crash in Asheville.Troopers said a motorcyclist collided with a vehicle around 8 p.m. Friday on Brevard Road.


Henderson County Life: Local foundation wins grant for Appalachian roots music show - Hendersonville Lightning

The Will & Deni McIntyre Foundation has been awarded a $15,000 grant by the Community Foundation of Henderson County to help fund Season 4 of David Holt’s State of Music, an Emmy-nominated public television series distributed nationally by PBS.


BREAKING: 1 person shot in Brevard

BREVARD, N.C. (WLOS) - Brevard Police are on the scene of a shooting. It happened around 1:30 AM in the parking lot of the Cardinal Drive-in restaurant. No other details are being released at this time.We have a crew en route to the scene to gather more details.


People gather to meditate, spread peace at Asheville festival

"I am so happy with the people that are showing up, because any shift in our consciousness internally for peace, that means that's going to ripple out into our community," said organizer Erin Miller.

WLOS.COM - 2018-08-19 18:42:50

Thomson’s Pulp Mill: 'Turning the Past into a History'

In Carroll C. Jones’s latest book,Thomson’s Pulp Mill, noted author and architectural historian Camille Wells had high praise for the historic work.

THE MOUNTAINEER - 2018-08-20 06:00:00

Mountain Heritage stretches regular season win streak to 16 with 28-14 win over Brevard

Mountain Heritage continued its regular season dominance (WLOS Staff).jpgBurnsville —WLOS - The Mountain Heritage Cougars continued their regular season dominance with a 28-14 win over Brevard to open the 2018 season. Up next for Mountain Heritage is a trip to Erwin, while Brevard will play in the l

WLOS.COM - 2018-08-18 23:23:59

Restaurant food safety is an oxymoron | Food Safety News

Nearly 300 people got sick after eating at a McDonalds in Brevard, NC, in what authorities believe is a case of norovirus spread through human contact. This is different from the other recent widespread foodborne illness outbreak at McDonalds, with 400 people – across 15 states – becoming ill after

FOODSAFETYNEWS.COM - 2018-08-19 04:04:49

Greene, Stone, Creighton will be arraigned Monday. Here's what to know.

Wanda Greene, Mandy Stone and Jon Creighton, at one point among the county's highest-ranking administrators, are scheduled to appear in federal court for their arraignments Monday morning, about two weeks after a federal grand jury handed up a 32-count indictment.

CITIZEN TIMES - 2018-08-19 12:00:00

Suspect sought after 1 shot at Brevard restaurant, dispatch says

According to dispatch, the shooting happened at Cardinal Drive-In, 344 S. Broad St., around 1:30 a.m.



Police Chief Phil Harris tells reporters that two employees were leaving the restaurant with the deposit when a gunman approached them and demanded the money. One of the employees, a 68-year-old man, was shot above the stomach and flown to the hospital. There is no update on his condition.


2 hurt after crash on Hwy 123 in Pickens

PICKENS, SC (WSPA) - SC Highway Patrol says two people were hurt after a pickup truck was pulling a U-haul trailer overturned.It happened on Highway 123 near mile marker 11.SCHP says the truck lost control, ran off the left side of the road and overturned. TOne was airlifted to the hospital and one


Forest Service Warns About Bear Encounters - Brevard NC

“Bears are very reluctant to give up an easy food source, and they have not been discouraged by humans banging pots, blowing air horns and yelling,” said Nantahala District Wildlife Biologist Johnny Wills. “Using bear-resistant food containers is the surest way to deny bears access to human food.”


Meet The Teacher Events Planned - Brevard NC

Brevard Middle School held a sixth-grade orientation on Thursday, Aug. 9, with more than 100 new Blue Devils and their families gathering to tour the school and meet their teachers.


Brevard Ready To Get Back On Top Of Mountain Six

Now, after a bit of drop-off last season, the head coach is looking to get back to the top of the standings and believes his players have what it takes to get there.


Mom warns parents after mosquito bite leaves 6-year-old son in ICU

The heartfelt words about her son, Noah, have been shared more than 14,000 times on Facebook.


Man breaks into home, tries to fight homeowner, tells deputies he was playing game, deputies say

A Salem man is accused of breaking into a home, trying to fight the homeowner and then telling deputies he was playing a game, according to Oconee County deputies.


Top local stories we are following today

WLOS —Here are the top stories we are following for you today.A pile of tires caught fire this morning at Biltmore Iron and Metal. Asheville Police closed off Meadow Road and the McDowell Street Bridge while crews battled the flames. No injuries were reported.Click here for more on this story.A Silv


And then there was one, turkey that is

This spring, three turkeys captivated passersby and business owners along North Main Street in Waynesville.The trio seemingly had no fear of people — or of cars that most often would stop as they slowly made their way across the road.By early summer, most had noticed that the number had diminished t


After school child care program to be offered at Kellogg Center in Hendersonville

A new afterschool child care option will be available this fall in Hendersonville, with UNC Asheville and the YMCA of Western North Carolina partnering to host services in the Kellogg Center at 1181 Broyles Road, Hendersonville. The YMCA of Western North Carolina will operate the afterschool child c