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2013-04-10 23:18:02

A-B Tech Community College receives a $5 million gift from longtime supporters for naming rights to its new allied health and workforce development building. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) April 10, 2013 Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College announced the receipt a $5 million gift from longtime college supporters Jack and Carolyn Ferguson April 4 during the College´s annual fundraising gala, April in Asheville. Believed to be the largest private donation to the College, the funds will...

2013-01-26 23:00:55

Maintaining its reputation, Supreme Skin at http://www.YourSupremeSkin.com presents non-invasive microcurrent treatment sessions that provide evident results with even more value added now. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) January 26, 2013 Supreme Skin, a face and body sculpting skincare studio, has decided to add even more value to it's anti-aging microcurrent sessions for residents of Asheville, NC and surrounding areas. Fulfilling its promise to satisfy its clientele´s demands, the salon...

2013-01-13 17:04:38

Bruce A. Elmore, Jr., of the Elmore Law Firm, P.A., in Asheville, endorses the findings of a study at Johns Hopkins Medicine believed to be first national count of adverse medical events that should never happen during surgery. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) January 12, 2013 Western North Carolina medical malpractice lawyer Bruce A. Elmore, Jr., today endorsed a first-of-its-kind study that advocates public reporting of surgical “never events,” serious medical errors that are considered...

2012-12-09 05:02:31

For healthy and better looking skin in this winter season, Supreme Skin at http://www.yoursupremeskin.com offers highly effective skin care treatment sessions. These non-invasive treatments ensure youthful skin at affordable prices. Asheville, NC (PRWEB) December 08, 2012 Supreme Skin, a local salon, has introduced extremely effective non-invasive skin treatments in Asheville, NC. An added bonus of these treatment sessions is that they do not cost much. Supreme Skin has set a new trend in...


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Pisgah National Forest
2014-01-20 10:02:04

Pisgah National Forest is located in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. It’s administered by the United States Forest Service, part of the United States Department of Agriculture. The forest is entirely contained within the boundaries of North Carolina. It is managed together with the other 3 North Carolina National Forests, Nantahala, Croatan, and Uwharrie, from common headquarters that are located in Asheville, North Carolina. The local ranger district offices can be...

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Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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