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Asheville Citizen-Times

File photo of an opossum. (credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Possum Drop Will Go On Without Live Possum

A New Year’s Eve possum drop that attracts thousands of people to a tiny western North Carolina town will go on this year, with one big change: It won’t involve a live possum.

CBS Charlotte–12/27/2012

Demonstrators with Occupy Wall Street continue their protest at Zuccotti Park in New York on Oct. 21, 2011. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Occupy Asheville Protesters Fight With Homeless

An Asheville homeless man was arrested for threatening to fight members of Occupy Asheville, harassing women with inappropriate comments and also spraying a soda at protestors.