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Cowboys Arrive at Tryon

Tryon – Cowboys from North and South America came to Tryon this past weekend to compete in the fourth annual Round-up Rodeo at the Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE). Approximately 1800 spectators turned out to enjoy breakaway roping and barrel racing, cheer on the team roping and hold their breath during the bronc and bull riding. Other events included saddle bronc and bareback riding and tie-down roping.
TRYON, NC
FOX Carolina

Officers investigating deadly head-on crash in Asheville

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Asheville Police Department said officers are investigating a crash that killed one person on June 24. Officers said the crash happened around 10:40 p.m. near the 1400 block of Hendersonville Road. According to officers, a Mazada sedan was traveling south on Hendersonville Road when...
ASHEVILLE, NC
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Family celebrates trio of 100-year-old cousins during family reunion

ALEXANDER, N.C. (WLOS) — A large family gathered in Alexander to celebrate three cousins, all over 100 years old, on Saturday, June 25. It was their first family reunion in four years, and unfortunately, one centurion was unable to attend at the last minute. Still, family members were excited...
ALEXANDER, NC
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Did you feel it? USGS reports early morning earthquake near Weaverville

BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — Weaverville residents and those in surrounding areas may have felt a bit of a rumbling overnight due to a reported earthquake. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports a 1.8 magnitude earthquake struck near Weaverville around 1:16 a.m. on June 25 at a depth of 1.3 km.
WEAVERVILLE, NC
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Weaverville Music Study Club Presents Winner

Weaverville – Lillian Chase of Weaverville has been named the winner of a $3,000 scholarship presented by the Weaverville Music Study Club.In the fall, she will enroll at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, to major in music performance and minor in roots music. Lillian is the daughter...
WEAVERVILLE, NC
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NC man charged for allegedly sending inappropriate videos to minor

CANDLER, N .C. (FOX Carolina) - The Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office announced that a Candler man is facing sex charges after allegedly sending inappropriate videos to a minor. Deputies said 45-year-old Kristopher Joseph Bellomo was charged with Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felon, Indecent Exposure, Dissemination of Harmful Material...
CANDLER, NC
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Black bear attack: Man says dog saved his life

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) - A North Carolina man says he owes his life to his dog for saving him from a black bear that charged at him near his home. Haw Creek resident Billy Green says bear sightings are common in his neighborhood without any issues, but that wasn’t the case Wednesday morning.
ASHEVILLE, NC
Mountain Xpress

Letter: Start with legalizing medical marijuana

[Regarding “Closer to Compassion? N.C. May Inch Closer to Legalizing Medical Marijuana” June 1, Xpress:] Yes, medical marijuana should be legalized, along with legal recreational marijuana. Marijuana is beneficial for many people for a variety of issues, both physically and mentally. The only ones who believe otherwise are...
ASHEVILLE, NC
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Asheville Art in the Park event helps generate income for local artists

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Local artists filled Pack Square Park Saturday, June 25 for Asheville Art in the Park. Skilled workers of glass, ceramics, jewelry, metal and more joined together to sell their creations and also opened up their shops to the public. Organizers said Saturday marked the 73rd...
ASHEVILLE, NC
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USGS reports two earthquakes in NC

WEAVERVILLE, N.C. — The United States Geological Survey reported two earthquakes in western North Carolina Saturday morning. The USGS says the first earthquake hit at 1:16 a.m. just north of Weaverville with a magnitude of 1.9. It had a depth of around 1.37 miles. The survey reported a second...
WEAVERVILLE, NC
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