Asheville

Soap theGrio.com
Frustrated by dried-out irritated skin caused by commercial soaps, the founders of Mountain Trail Soap Company decided to create their own.
/ May 28, 2022
Cleaster Cotton theGrio.com
The artist’s mixed-media works highlight the complicated history and ancestral voices in her chosen home of Asheville, North Carolina.
/ May 28, 2022
Weddings theGrio.com
If you’re craving a Southern wedding, North Carolina’s Asheville Luxury Wedding Co. is an optimal choice for your special day.
/ May 21, 2022
Asheville, North Carolina theGrio.com
Black people have always lived in the Appalachian mountains, but Asheville’s Hood Huggers highlights their contributions in the region.
/ May 18, 2022
An ancestral connection helped Coach Tish discover her roots Asheville, N.C, and the courage to make a major career change.
/ May 13, 2022
Asheville, N.C. theGrio.com
A DNA discovery led Letisha Bereola to Asheville, N.C. and a legacy that includes one of the city’s most prominent builders.
/ May 9, 2022
Activist Groups Protest Against Senate Majority Leader McConnell On National Reparations Day
A North Carolina city has committed $2.1 million toward funding reparations, an initiative it began last summer.
/ June 9, 2021