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Connestee Clubhouse Vote Thursday - Brevard NC

Commissioners Vote Not To Combine Social Services, Health Department-Brevard NC

Transylvania County commissioners voted Monday not to combine Social Services and the Health Department into one department. Also during its regular meeting, commissioners heard presentations on...

Connestee Clubhouse Vote Thursday - Brevard NC

A referendum on proposed upgrades to the Connestee Falls clubhouse has some property owners in the community questioning the viability of the project, which is scheduled to be put to vote beginning...

Vernon Gardner Golf Tourney Raises $1,500 – Connestee Falls NC

The sixth annual Vernon Gardner Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit the Transylvania Youth Council (TYC) was held Saturday at Connestee Falls Country Club. Twelve teams competed for the trophy (and...

Births In Transylvania

Grayer Sage Hutchinson Diana Begley and Zach Hutchinson, of Sapphire, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Grayer Sage Hutchinson, born July 24, 2014, at Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 19...

Ballards To Celebrate 50 Years

Jerry and Nancy Ballard will celebrate 50 years of marriage Aug. 9, 2014. They were married Aug. 14, 1964, at Mountain Home Bible Church, in Mountain Home, N.C. He worked at P.H. Glatfelter until he...

Ginny Bedell Solo Photography Exhibit To Show In Brevard – Brevard NC

Ginny Bedell, a Brevard resident, will be exhibiting at the Hollings-worth Gallery on East Main Street Aug. 1-31. She relocated from the Alpharetta, Ga. area to western North Carolina in 2003....

Rivers Gives Thoughts On Popular Culture

These new books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: Fiction Abbott, Megan. “The Fever.” Closely held secrets come out and threaten to destroy friendships, families and a town’s sense of security when fear of a growing...

Chan Ashe

Chan Ashe, 48, of Hendersonville, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at his residence. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Grady and Frances Ashe. Survivors include a brother, Roger Ashe and his wife,...

Myrtle Whitehead Clanton

Myrtle Whitehead Clanton, 100, of Brevard, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Samuel and Mary Belle Christian Whitehead and was the wife of the late Columbus New Year Clanton. She was also preceded in death by sons,...

McCrory Should Veto Charter Bill

Earlier this summer Gov. Pat McCrory said, “We need transparency of salary information for all public schools – both traditional and charter. I will veto any attempt to hide the names of charter school employees from the public record and I...

Event Calendar

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

U-2 Pilot Recounts Time In Top-Secret Plane – Brevard NC

Silent - practically invisible at 60,000 feet - - the U-2 "spy plane" perhaps more than anything else symbolizes the Cold War. Designed to fly in the upper reaches of the atmosphere and highly...