Asheville recently joined the Twitter conversation and they 'tweeted'- a real time, 140 characters maximum post- to their subscribers telling them the news. Tweets appear on the user's profile page and go to those signed up to receive their updates.
These short notes get the big picture out and allow users to follow-up later at their leisure. In Asheville's case, or, for any group, it's a quick, direct way to send the news and keep the community connected and talking.
If you haven't, checkout AdmissionsQuest's Twitter feed. It's a terrific way to keep up with the latest happenings at AQ.
Learn more about Mr. Campbell by reading the Boston Globe's "A Man of Honor."