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Each year, more than 1 million visitors flock to Biltmore Estate in Asheville, to tour its gorgeous gardens and cavernous halls.  The house was built by George Vanderbilt between 1889-1895 and is the largest home ever to exist in America.  George and his beloved bride, Edith, are a major part of the new book, "The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty In The Nation's Largest Home" by Denise Kiernan.  Kiernan was interviewed by WNCW for this Friday Feature, presented Sept. 22, 2017.

Friday Feature- Collaborative Family Law

Sep 20, 2017

Attorneys Heidi Stewart and Theresa Weber were guests on WNCW's Friday Feature Interview of the Week to talk about the Collaborative Family Law, as a no court alternative.  The two lawyers are a part of the Western North Carolina Collaborative Law Group and know what it means to help guide and provide support to couples who may feel they need to divorce and the steps taken in dividing property, custody of children, and money matters.  This segment originally aired on September 15, 2017.

It was recently announced that two of North Carolina's largest hospital systems, Carolina Healthcare and UNC Healthcare were joining forces.  Hospital officials say this will be beneficial to the public and help drop costs, while experts say that consolidation almost always means that prices increase. Charlotte Observer Reporter Ames Alexander has written about this new development and talks all about it on this More to the Story from September 13, 2017.