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Three Children Injured While Trying To Get On School Bus

The driver involved in the accident Friday morning that sent three Transylvania County school children to hospital faces a felony charge. The N.C. Highway Patrol has charged Floyd Hipps, 85, of Pine...

Grand Jury Indicts Michael Rogers On Two Felony Counts-Brevard, N.C.

Former School Board member Michael Rogers was indicted Dec. 9 in Pickens County, S.C., on one felony count of conspiracy and one felony count of obstructing justice. The charges stem from the vandalism in June 2013 of Howard's Rock at Clemson...

City Council Moving Toward Backing Ecusta Trail – Brevard NC

Brevard City Council moved closer to formally supporting the proposed Ecusta Trail Monday. During its regular meeting, Councilman Charlie Landreth asked council to consider including a resolution supporting the Ecusta Trail on the January meeting...

Brevard Boys Battle Flu, Lady Devils Fall – Brevard NC

East Henderson came into town Tuesday night and left with a pair of basketball wins, one of them with a little assistance from Mother Nature. In the boys' game, the Blue Devils, many sidelined or...

Tigers Split With Visiting Mountaineers – Rosman NC

The Lady Tigers overcame missing 29 free throws to defeat the visiting Lady Mountaineers of Mitchell Monday night 57-55, while the boys fell behind late in an 83-73 loss. The Rosman girls trailed...

Car Wash Delivers Food To Sharing House – Brevard NC

The crew from the White Squirrel Car Wash on Asheville Highway collected 139 pounds of food last Saturday. Royce Jenkins and Ebony Wynn delivered the food Monday to Pantry Manager Marion Latham on behalf of the entire team. An annual event, the car...

Oskar Blues 'Can'd Aid Foundation' Announces Triple Match Until Dec. 31 – Brevard NC

In the spirit of doin’ good this holiday season, Oskar Blues Brewery and its founder, Dale Katechis, will match all donations made to the CAN’d Aid Foundation from now until Dec. 31. Every dollar donated will do three times the good. In less...

Jamboogie Show, Muddy Sneakers Benefit Planned For Weekend – Brevard NC

The Jamboogie Band will give a free show Friday, Dec. 19, at 8 p.m. at 185 King Street in Brevard. The Jamboogie Band was founded in late 2013 by two veterans of the Asheville music scene. The most...

Antons Screen Their Film, 'The Pardon' – Brevard NC

Married independent filmmakers Tom Anton and Sandi Russell are screening their second feature film "The Pardon," a 1930s and '40s crime drama, Jan. 13, 2015. "The Pardon" exemplifies the universal...

David Melton Benjamin Sr.

David Melton Benjamin Sr. was born May 20, 1957 in Brevard, to the late Elliott Benjamin and Esther Daughtery Benjamin. He was the 12th of 17 children. He joined the church and was saved at an early age. He graduated from Brevard High School in...

James L. Green

On Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, James L. Green (JL, Jay, Jolly), of Rosman, left us to walk the streets of gold in his heavenly home. He leaves behind his wife, Shirley Lyda Green, of 59 years; his five...

Another Big Bank Bailout

In the spring of 2009 when the Great Recession was hitting its stride, Illinois Senator Dick Durbin said “they (banks) frankly own the place (Congress).” He also said that “the banks are going to have the last word” and “The people who...

Event Calendar

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Local Architect Honored – Brevard NC

Domokur Architects has been honored as one of the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio by Case Western Reserve’s Weatherhead 100, a distinguished annual list that celebrates the region’s fastest-growing companies. The firm has offices in...