UNC Asheville to host WNC Regional Science Olympiad March 3

Photo courtesy of UNC Asheville Press release from UNC Asheville: UNC Asheville will once again host the annual Regional Science Olympiad, bringing young scientists from 11 high schools and 11 middle schools across Western North Carolina together to compete in 46 different events on Saturday, March 3. The winners move on to the statewide tournament later this year. Check-in for competitors is 8-9 a.m. in the Rhoades Robinson Hall lobby….

Costumes from the movie ‘Titanic’ on display at Biltmore Estate

ASHEVILLE, NC (CNN) – More than 20 years after the blockbuster “Titanic” was released — an exhibit capturing the love of Rose and Jack just opened. The exhibit is called “Glamour on Board: Fashion From Titanic The Movie.” it opened Friday at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina. More than 50 costumes from the blockbuster are on display throughout the house. Biltmore representatives say this is the first large-scale…

Blue Cross NC: Aeroflow will be ‘out of network’ next month. Here’s why.

ASHEVILLE — Medical-equipment supplier Aeroflow will be out-of-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina starting next month after failing to strike a resolution with the insurance provider on a reimbursement issue. Blue Cross NC told the Citizen Times this week Aeroflow leaves the network on Feb. 12. Unless a new agreement is reached, out-of-network rates will then apply for Blue Cross NC policyholders when they need medical equipment…