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State Economic Development Official Visits County – Brevard NC

State Economic Development Official Visits County – Brevard NC

Transylvania County played host last Thursday to Chris Chung, CEO of the Economic Development Partnership for North Carolina (EDPNC), who spoke briefly during a breakfast reception at the Pisgah Fish ...

Schools Address Student Driver Training - Brevard NC

Proposed cuts to state driver education programs will change the landscape for students pursuing their learner's permit and driver's license, effective June 30, according to a press release from the...

July 4th Activities Announced -Brevard NC

The Heart of Brevard has announced a myriad of activities – from races and a hot dog eating contest to music and fireworks – for Saturday, July 4, in downtown Brevard. There will be two races:...

Brian Kreigsman Is Off To The Races – Brevard NC

Not many would stand in fire resistant gear for four hours in 100 degree heat and consider that a labor of love - much less a lucky volunteer opportunity - but Brian Kreigsman does just that. The...

Glen Cannon Was Home To Several Camps

In 1921 Mrs. Luella Gibson Joiner of Alabama started Camp Brevard for girls. The camp was located just a couple a miles outside of town on property owned by C.M. Siniard near Glen Cannon Falls. The...

Retirement Party Planned For Norm Witek

After an impressive 47 year career at Brevard College, Norman Witek has announced his retirement from the college. He will leave a void that will not be easily filled. Witek attended the University...

And They're Off

The Brevard Rotary Club will host their annual Firecracker 5K and 10K races this weekend, beginning and ending at Brevard College. The starting pistol for the 10K race goes off at 7:45 a.m. For more...

Robots Vie For 'Mini-golf' Crown – Brevard NC

Many young people will play a round of mini-golf during summer vacation, but how many will learn to program a robot to take to the course? Thanks to A & T State University's "4-H STEM Academy"...

Births

William James Galloway Chase and Crystal Galloway, of Pisgah Forest, are proud to announce the birth of their son, William James Galloway, born at 3.01 p.m. April 24, 2015, at Park Ridge Hospital in...

Celebrate The Arts At Festival And Duck Race – Brevard NC

The streets of downtown Brevard will come to life with art on Saturday, July 4, as the Transylvania Community Arts Council celebrates its 43rd annual Fine Arts and Crafts Showcase in conjunction with the Heart of Brevard’s Fourth of July...

'Dark Energy' Touches On Family And Nature

These new books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: Fiction Francombe, Leona. “The Sage of Waterloo: A Tale.” Living at the site where Waterloo occurred 200 years prior, William is a young rabbit who is haunted by the sounds... Full story

Faith Katherine Bayne

Faith Katherine Bayne, 87, of Brevard, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2015. A native of Middleton, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late William Dent and Clara Addison Auvil. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her...

Darnall W. Boyd

Darnall W. Boyd, born in Richmond, Va., Feb. 19, 1927, lived in Columbia, S.C. all but the first two weeks after birth, died June 23, 2015. He served in the United States Navy 1944-45 and graduated...

Martin Spoke For Himself

In the Monday, June 22, issue of The Transylvania Times, we reported former Brevard College basketball coach Chick Martin’s opinion disagreeing with the Brevard College Board of Trustees recent decision to reclassify from Division II to Division...

Event Calendar

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

 
 
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