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Senior Games Opening Ceremonies Are Friday

McDaris: After-School Program Under Threat - Brevard NC

The after-school program run by Transylvania County Schools may be discontinued if a vendor cannot be found to contract with. Superintendent Jeff McDaris told the Board of Education Monday during its regular meeting that enrollment numbers do not...

Brevard Academy Signs Property Contract-Brevard NC

Warren Alston, chairman of Brevard Academy: A Challenge Foundation Academy Board of Directors, informed the board at its meeting Monday night that a contract on the old Wood Chevrolet building and property on the Hendersonville Highway has been...

More Closed Session Minutes Revealed -Brevard NC

This article is the second of a two-part series detailing the minutes of 20 closed session meetings involving economic development opportunities in the county between 2008 and 2014. Transylvania County commissioners approved unsealing the minutes...

RHS Drumline Surprised By Generous Donation – Rosman NC

Members of the Rosman High School (RHS) drumline got a pleasant surprise last week in the form of new practice equipment, courtesy of an anonymous donation received earlier this month. The donation,...

Tigers Banish Devils 9-3 In Conference Action – Rosman NC

The Rosman Tiger baseball team jumped on Swain County early and kept their foot on the gas through the second inning to win convincingly 9-3 over visiting Swain Tuesday afternoon. Rosman scored two...

Blue Devils Win 16-14 In Slug-Fest With Visiting Tuscola – Brevard NC

The Blue Devils' bats were hot coming out of the gate Tuesday night against Tuscola, but the Mountaineers proved nearly as hot in a 16-14 slug-fest that came out in favor of Brevard. The Blue Devils...

District Governor Elect To Address Brevard Rotary – Brevard NC

The Rotary Club of Brevard is honored to have the District Governor Elect Billi Black from Franklin Daybreak Club to address them April 28 at noon at the Twin Dragons Restaurant. Black will be...

Festival For Kids Is Saturday – Brevard NC

The Kids Get Outside Festival will be held Saturday, April 25, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at South Broad Park in Brevard. Some of the activities planned for children include outdoor games, children’s Yoga, a bike obstacle course, a bike and helmet...

Brevard Gallery Walks To Begin This Friday – Brevard NC

The downtown art galleries, art spots and restaurants will host the Brevard 4th Friday Gallery Walk April 24 at 5 p.m. Tammy Hopkins, executive director of the Transylvania Community Arts Council, invites visitors and the community to this first...

The Soul Magnetics Band To Kick Off Weekend Of Music – Brevard NC

The Soul Magnetics will perform Thursday, April 23, at 8 p.m. at 185 King Street in Brevard. The Asheville band plays classic sounding Funk and R&B. "Demo 2013" is a short, punchy release displaying ...

Arnold B. "A.B." Carter

Arnold B. “A.B.” Carter, 86, of Powhatan, Va. and Brevard, passed away April 21, 2015. He was the son of his deceased parents Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Carter from Brevard. He was married to the late Clara Lou Hooper. He survived by three children,...

Jerry C. Pierson

Jerry C. Pierson, 79, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Memorial services will be announced. Moody-Connolly Funeral Home is in charge of...

Enlightening Minutes

Last week the Board of Commissioners released sealed minutes of closed sessions regarding economic development activities between 2008 and 2014. Those minutes provide some insight into an important and controversial aspect of county government....

Event Calendar

Visit our events calendar for a list of recent events. New event submissions are always...

 
 
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