For those looking to take in some fresh air, they can hike sections of the Appalachian Trail or go for a dip in a swimming hole in Pisgah National Forest. For some relaxation, pop into the boutiques and galleries in the River Arts District of Asheville.
Classic back yard game gets serious: The American Cornhole League's Pro Shootout was held at Harrah's Cherokee Center - Asheville on June 12. Asheville is one of eight cities to host the event-- which has up to 250 professional cornhole players.
Police confirm one dead, one injured in Asheville shooting
This bear is making the most of a hammock set up in an Asheville resident's backyard, taking a nap on a beautiful summer day.
Leaders in Asheville, North Carolina, have taken a historic step to repair centuries of racial prejudice by unanimously voting to provide reparations.
Mind over Matter My brain's Beta Waves turned on a lamp, via an electromagnetic Bluetooth relay, invented by Trent Johnson, an AV-tech I met in Asheville, North Carolina after a public talk I delivered there. [Video: 30 sec]
The city council of Asheville, North Carolina voted to give its Black residents reparations. The resolution calls for investment in areas where there are barriers to Black "generational wealth," like housing and education, and also apologizes for slavery and segregation.