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Brevard Music Center, Aspen Music Festival Go Head-To-Head Over Super Bowl-Brevard NC

DuPont State Recreational Forest Re-Opening Most Trails This Weekend-Brevard

DuPont State Recreational Forest will reopen its single-tracks for the weekend, with a few exceptions. Airstrip trail, Reasonover trail and Mine Mountain trail will remain closed due to the...

Brevard Music Center, Aspen Music Festival Go Head-To-Head Over Super Bowl-Brevard NC

Lady Gaga won't be the only one in the musical spotlight at Super Bowl 50. This Sunday, Brevard Music Center and Aspen Music Festival are putting their batons down, and fists up, to defend the honor...

Desmeliks Inspired By Panthers - Brevard NC

When 6-year-old Holmes Desmelik was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor last year, he did what any 6-year-old would do by looking for help from Superman. However, Holmes' Superman just happens...

Commissioners Reject Courthouse, Arena Study – Brevard NC

A majority of county commissioners Monday decided against funding a study that would have looked at the feasibility of building a new courthouse and an adjacent 1,500-2,000 seat multi-purpose athletic, performance and meeting facility off North...

Spring Getting Closer

On Tuesday, Pisgah Pete, a white squirrel, predicted that spring would come early this year. On hand at the "Groundhog Day" event held at Jaime's restaurant in Brevard were Jennifer Burgin, a local...

BMC 80th Anniversary To Be Spectacular – Brevard NC

Brevard Music Center will be celebrating its 80th anniversary this summer, and all indications are it will be spectacular. "It's our 80th anniversary and we're pulling out all the stops," said Mark...

Polar Plunge To Benefit Local Special Olympics – Connestee Falls NC

The second annual Polar Plunge to benefit Transylvania County Special Olympics will be held Saturday, Feb. 6, at 1:30 p.m. at Lake Atagahi in Connestee Falls. Participants are encouraged to participate in a costume contest before taking the plunge...

BC Announces Great Decisions Lecture Topics – Brevard NC

ISIS and climate change are two of the complex topics speakers will address in Brevard College’s Great Decisions Lecture Series. The five talks are scheduled on Wednesdays at 3 p.m. Feb. 10, 17, 24 and March 2 and 9 in McLarty-Goodson Room 125 on...

BC To Host Nationally Recognized Authors – Brevard NC

Brevard College and the Transylvania County Library Foundation will bring a new literary tradition to Brevard as they co-host the Looking Glass Rock Writers’ Conference May 20-22. The conference takes place at Brevard College and will consist of...

Heyward To Speak On 'So Much Injustice - So Little Time' – Brevard NC

Carter Heyward, local AAUW and NAACP member, will be speaking on "Making Connections – So Much Injustice, So Little Time" at the AAUW branch meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Lutheran Church of...

George Thomas Chapman Jr.

George Thomas Chapman Jr., 96, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at his home. When George "Chappie" Chapman died, the angling world lost a considerable treasure. A familiar figure ...

Donald Gerald Ehr

Donald Gerald Ehr, 85, died at his home in Brevard Saturday, Jan. 30, after a lengthy illness. He was a valued and active member of the Brevard community, particularly in the parish of Sacred Heart...

Virtual Days, Not Schools

By most accounts, the recent virtual days implemented by the Transylvania County school system was an overwhelming success. Instead of sitting at home watching TV or playing games on the Internet all day, students were engaged in meaningful...

Event Calendar

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

 
 
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