BC NEWS LIST
The busy shopping season brings out petty thieves & other offenders. Protect yourself!
Do you qualify for energy assistance?
Our own BC Library Director, Ed Sheary & Asheville native Viola Jones Spells talk Pack Library history.
Did you know the average person is likely to gain between 1 & 5 pounds this holiday season?
The Human Services Annual Report for fiscal year 2011 is available.
Drop old lights by Lowe's 1-stop recycling center inside the store, right next to the exit doors.
A "Brownie" might be just what you need!
Just in time for Thanksgiving, here's a recipe for delicious Cornbread Stuffing!
Did You Know?
County Offices to Close for Thanksgiving
Buncombe County Government Offices will be closed November 24 and 25 for Thanksgiving.
Buncombe County Public Libraries will be closed November 24 through November 26.
Household Hazard Waste and Electronics Recycling at the Landfill will be cancelled for Friday, November 25. The Landfill and Transfer Station will be open on their regular schedule.
Regional Bicycle Plan Kickoff
Everyone is invited to attend the kickoff meeting of the Regional Bicycle Plan on November 30 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the Haywood Community College High Tech Center, 112 Industrial Park Drive in Waynesville. (Exit 104 off US 74, 5 minutes to I-40, 30 minutes to I-26).
This plan will provide the vision for regional bicycle infrastructure, improvements and available funding.
Turkey Hotline Numbers
Buncombe County Cooperative Extension: 255-5522
Turkey Talk Line: 1-800-BUTTERBALL (288-8372)
USDA Meat & Poultry Hotline: 1-888-674-6854
Online Assistance: www.fsis.usda.gov (general food safety, preparation and handling of meat and poultry products).