City of Asheville tries to shut down syringe exchange

Following a zoning violation threatening to shut down a legal syringe exchange in West Asheville, Firestorm Books and Coffee and the Steady Collective, which runs a syringe exchange in Firestorm’s community room, appeal the violation claiming it discriminates against drug users and homeless people in West Asheville.

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Chris Bobbitt officially sworn in as commuter senator

Despite previously not being allowed to serve in the Student Government Association since the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year, Chris Bobbitt is now officially able to actively fill the position of commuter senator. Bobbitt was sworn in on Wednesday’s SGA meeting alongside the newly elected freshmen senators.

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