This Weeks Headline
School grieves for tragic loss
by James Matthews
The mood was somber at North Buncombe High School Tuesday (May 26). The news of the loss of a classmate and graduating senior has hit hard for many of the students and staff at the school. Chance Chasen Brown, 18, of Weaverville was killed just before 6 am Sunday morning (May 24).
NBHS Principal Jack Evans stated that “everyone is struggling. When you lose a member of your family, it’s hard. We have a very good crisis management group of counselors that’s working with both the students and the faculty and staff. My adults are always going to look after my kids, but somebody has got to look after the adults. They are doing the same growth and healing as the kids are.” Read more...