Millions of dollars at stake in Mission Health-Blue Cross battle

Mission Health Systems, Asheville's dominant hospital company, says it won’t accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina insurance after Oct. 4. If unresolved, hundreds of thousands of [...]

Regional Report Western December 2011

In October, Asheville Savings Bank converted from a mutual association owned by its members to a financial institution owned by stockholders, selling more than $55 million of shares [...]