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A myriad of purple sweet potatoes.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

As we wait to see how the recent snow storm will affect field crops and hoop houses, now might be a good time to explore some of the storage veggies at winter farmers markets, like sweet potatoes, cabbage, and winter squash.

A speaker on stage during TEDxEsino Lario 2018.

TEDxAsheville 2022 Set for Feb. 27th

TEDxAsheville 2022 will open its doors on Sunday, February 27, at 1:00 pm in the heart of Pack Square’s Cultural District at the Wortham Center For The Performing Arts. Tickets are now on sale.

Are You Ready for the Extreme Cold?

One of the primary concerns is winter weather’s ability to knock out heat, power, and communications services to your home or office, sometimes for days at a time.

The aerial view of BMW Group's Spartanburg plant.

BMW Plant Spartanburg Sets Production Record in 2021

BMW Manufacturing set a new production record during 2021, producing 433,810 BMW X vehicles during the year. This is a 20 percent increase over last year’s production and breaks the previous record of 411,620 units set in 2019.