Enquiring Minds

Enquiring Minds is the brain child of Roger McCredie, long-time journalist and creative mind, who now resides in Western North Carolina. It is the goal of Enquiring Minds to take a investigative approach to journalism that’s hard to find these days. Stay tuned for a look into the happenings of Asheville City Council and the Buncombe County Commission. Plus a few things in-between.

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Well, that happened.

Photo by Dr. David Marlin In Tryon, the much-heralded World Equestrian Games depart — trailing mud, blame, and ...
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Nature, Culture, and Asheville-nomics

Pictured Above:  Asheville Mayor Esther Manheimer is all smiles as she accepts a $20,000 Buncombe Parks and Recreation ...
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Betting on the Horses

This photo, taken July 31, shows the exit area of the Tryon International Equestrian Center, which is being ...
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Summer Political Drama Continues at City Hall

Nick Bottom, unaware he has been changed into an ass, startles his fellow actors in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (act ...
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Sucker-punched Asheville City Council Braces for Round Two

Oliver Cromwell and his Roundheads invade and shut down the Long Parliament, 1653 Parliamentary paralysis, “Public Filibuster” Drive ...
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The Great Charlotte Street Traffic Diet of 2018

The corner of Charlotte and Chestnut Streets, looking north.  This is where the road diet will begin. (Photo by ...
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We’ll Be Watching You

Plaintiffs exact promises from city in exchange for settling anti-bond lawsuit The plaintiffs in a lawsuit over the ...
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Signs of the Times in Asheville

The aftermath of a racially-charged beating shines a light on multiple other problems in one of America’s “Best ...
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Home Is Where the Votes Are

Asheville city councilman with residence issues plans to run Against 12th District incumbent…with residence issues. Ordinarily, Asheville City Councilman ...
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Stonewalling at the Stoneyard?

Developer’s token donation to housing trust fund is waiting on permits  Two months after City Council approved plans ...