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Brevard College Getting New Athletic Facility - Brevard NC

Whitmire Wants Partisan Elections For School Board - Brevard NC

State Rep. Chris Whitmire has introduced a bill that would make the Transylvania Board of Education partisan during election time. If approved, the bill would require those running for a seat on the...

Brevard College Getting New Athletic Facility - Brevard NC

Plans for a new on-campus turf facility have been approved by a unanimous vote of the Brevard College Board of Trustees, giving several athletic programs a new home. The facility will be built on...

Brevard Man Gets 17 Years In Prison For Child Porn - Brevard NC

A Brevard man will spend more than 17 years in federal prison after admitting to having and sharing child pornography. Robert J. Lamb, 30, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Martin Reidinger to 207 months in prison on the child pornography...

Silversteen, Osborne Help Boy With Cleft Palate

Joseph Silversteen is credited for helping bring industry to Transylvania County in the early 1900s. In "A History of ...Estatoe Ford, Jeptha, Toxaway, Eastatoe...Rosman, N.C." Rebecca Suddeth...

Blue Devil Athletes Compete At State Championships – Brevard NC

Champion Athlete Brevard High School's Noah Graham won two individual 2A state titles at the championship meet held at N.C. A&T University this past Saturday. Graham took first in the 1,600-meter...

Blue Devils Come Up Just Short In State Title Bid – Brevard NC

It was a roller coaster of a day for the Brevard Blue Devil boys' tennis team Saturday in Chapel Hill. From being down early, to almost being out, to rallying back to tie the score, to being down...

Photography Exhibit Celebrates Rise & Shine's 20th Anniversary – Brevard NC

The Hollingsworth Gallery will host a special two-part exhibition to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Rise & Shine after school program, from May 26 through the end of June. Part 1 of the...

Dealing With Alzheimer's, Cancer And Fibromyalgia

These new books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: Fiction Cleave, Chris. “Everyone Brave is Forgiven.” Set in London during World War II, this story brings together three young people who hope for a better future. Mary...

Henry Glover Jr.

Henry Glover Jr., 60, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock. A native of Henderson County, he was the son of the late Henry and Lula Belle Smith Glover Sr. He is survived by his sons, Courtney Lynch, of...

George Macdonald Hargreaves

George Macdonald Hargreaves, 88, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2016. He was the son of the late George and Florence Macdonald Hargreaves. In addition to his parents, his sister,...

Vermiculture Can Be Fun And Beneficial – Brevard NC

(This is the first part of a two-part article describing why to consider worm farming, i.e., vermiculture, and how to go about it. This part describes the advantages of worm farming for the gardener; the how-to part will appear in The Transylvania...

Wallston To Speak To Sierra Club – Brevard NC

May 26 Margot Wallston, statewide coordinator for the Hemlock Restoration Initiative, will speak to the Pisgah Group of the Sierra Club. Wallston, born in Tennessee, grew up attending summer camp in...

No To Partisan School Board

Last Thursday, May 19, local state representative Chris Whitmire filed House Bill 1133, which would change the Board of Education of Transylvania County from a nonpartisan board to partisan board. The bill also would change the manner in which...

Clinton Cash

Readers may not have noticed, but the Peter Schweizer Book “Clinton Cash,” which was published a year ago, is now going to be a film documentary coming out in July. I urge everyone to research this book and watch the film. It basically...

Event Calendar

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

 
 
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