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39406
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Pisgah View State Park is the sixth state park in Western North Carolina. Republican senator Chuck Edwards introduced the bill authorizing its addition. The Cogburn family donated the land which they had originally owned since 1790.. In 1941, Ruby and Chester Cogburn opened the very popular Pisgah View Ranch on the tract. The Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy helped facilitate negotiations between the Cogburn family and the state.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 15 Issue 9, Sept. 2019, p50-51
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39403
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A new education and outreach program has begun at Pisgah National Forest called River Rangers. Currently the forest is seeing more visitors than ever. The River Rangers program aims to inform visitors for reducing habitat disturbances for endangered species in the forest. O particular concern is the hellbender salamander.
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39401
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Stephanie Shuptrine is owner of Shuptrine Gallery on West Main Street in Brevard, N.C. Her career was inspired by that of her father, renowned master watercolor painter Hubert Shuptrine. He trained her to paint in the technique of using watercolor with dry brush and occasional egg tempera to achieve luminosity and realism.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 15 Issue 9, Sept. 2019, p10-12
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39407
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September is the peak of the Broad-winged Hawk migration. According to Bill Sanderson, founder of the Mount Pisgah Hawk Watch, it's a very weather dependent migration. The Mills River Valley Overlook is ideal for watching the migration.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 15 Issue 9, Sept. 2019, p62-63
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39404
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Goldenrod is often blamed as the cause for those suffering with allergies and hay fever, though the actual culprit is ragweed. Unlike ragweed, goldenrod is insect pollenated, Goldenrod nearly became an industrial commodity during World War I.
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40622
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Rudy’s Furniture is a family run business that sells repaired antiques as well as high end manufactured furniture.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p10
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40623
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The Laursen family have been running their homemade soap shop since 2007.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p11
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40619
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The owner tells of how she came to own the boutique “Charmed” in Asheville.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p10
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40630
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Susan Stanton’s photographic work of scenes from the southeast from October 6 to October 30, 2017.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p12
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40634
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Author Ann Patchett was the keynote speaker for the 10th Annual Authors for Literacy Dinner and Silent Auction on October 13, 2017.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p21
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40629
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The owner of The Gorge Zipline, Sara Bell, is an outdoor recreation entrepreneur with the zipline and Green River Adventures.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p11
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40631
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Joye Ardyn Durham grew up appreciating the beauty of nature and channeled her love of it and photography into a career.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p14-16
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40632
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Artist Virginia Pendergrass presented her series of oil paintings, called Moody Skies, at the Trackside Studios gallery in Asheville.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p19
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40633
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The American Folk Art and Framing gallery displayed works of art with fired wood as the medium.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p20
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40639
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The Mitzvah Corps offers Shabbat services to elderly residents of all faiths in local nursing homes in Asheville.
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Laurel of Asheville (NoCar F 264 A8 L28), Vol. 14 Issue 10, , p24-25