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Storm Causes Damage At Historic Site - Brevard, NC

In the windy wake of Hurricane Irma, a felled oak tree shattered a piece of Brevard's history. "I was fast asleep, and I heard an enormous crash," said Karen Palmer, who lives in a home behind St....

A Worse Bill

This latest attempt in the U.S. Senate effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson (GCHJ) bill, has not only repeated nearly all the flaws of the previous repeal bills, but it has added some new...

BMC Resumes Free Community Concerts - Brevard, NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in association with Brevard College, has announced the return of its popular and free Community Concert Series on Monday, Oct. 2, at 12:30 p.m. at Brevard College's Porter ...

Work Hard To Play Harder

Gone are the days of few responsibilities, low stress, and enjoying the outdoors after returning home from school. The reality now is that we have to work before we have time to play. And that...

Free Rein Center Gala Set For Oct. 14 At Connestee Falls

Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education will host its "Mane Event" fundraising gala from 6 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Connestee Falls clubhouse. "Trail Ride" is the theme...

Picturing The Past: Stillwell Designed Several County Schools

Architect Erle Stillwell designed his first school while he was partners with Hans C. Meyer. The drawings for the classroom building at Blue Ridge School for Boys in Hendersonville are dated...

Grover William Frisbee

Grover William Frisbee, 88, died Sept. 24, 2017, at Tore's Home of Brevard. He was born Dec. 7, 1928, to Marion and Mattie Frisbee, of Spring Creek, N.C. He loved the game of baseball. After...

Catherine Nuce "Katie" Avirett

Catherine Nuce "Katie" Avirett, of Brevard and St. Petersburg, Fla., died peacefully on Sept. 3, 2017, after a four-year battle with thyroid cancer. She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Capt....

Everyday Education: Helping Children To Become Successful Readers

Did you know that children who start kindergarten with well-developed early literacy skills have an advantage? Reading is essential to school success. Children who start school with the skills they need before they learn to read have greater...

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