Sunday, October 05, 2008

Obama in Asheville

Local coverage begins...

Banner Questions Obama (Blue Banner)
UNCA campus news editor Jon Walczak askes Obama about his chances in NC

Obama crashes Dems party (Citizen-Times)
Sen. Obama shows up at the GPI Saturday night for the annual Vance-Aycock dinner

Ashvegas Flickr photostream
has Vance-Aycock photos

Obama drops in on Vance-Aycock

WLOS Saturday night 11 o'clock news on Obama

and the piece de resistance, video of the speech Sen. Obama gave at Vance Aycock (Gordon Smith of Scrutiny Hooligans)

Good luck to all those attending the event today at AHS. The word from the Obama campaign as reported in the C-T is that attendance of 10,000 is expected (WLOS said 15,000) , and 10 a.m. is the time to arrive.

If you're not attending, WLOS is saying it will have a live webcast of Obama's speech streaming from starting at 2 p.m.

UPDATE 2:22 p.m.: WLOS live stream is here.


ash said...

Mountain Xpress is live-blogging the event here:

ash said...

Thanks for this, Jennifer!!!

Jennifer Saylor said...

Scrutiny Hooligans has more: