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Stone Mountain To Expand - Brevard NC

Board Discusses School Capital Needs - Brevard NC

The Transylvania County Board of Education discussed the school system’s capital funding needs for the upcoming 2016-17 school year at its April 18 meeting. According to Norris Barger, director of Business Services, the capital appropriation from...

County: Homeless Students Being Addressed - Brevard NC

The recently highlighted problem of homeless Transylvania County students is not going “unnoticed,” officials say. County Commissioner Page Lemel made the comment and said efforts are underway to address the issue. Lemel was responding Monday...

Pastor Embarks On New Spiritual Journey - Brevard NC

Many people around Brevard probably were bewildered when they heard that the Rev. Rob Field, pastor at St. Philip's Episcopal Church for the past 18 years, recently resigned his position to take a...

A Tree City

Frank "Buster" Rogers, with the N.C. Forest Service, explains to Davidson River School students Wednesday that the Holly trees planted along the soccer field on Ecusta Road are hybrids and will fair...

Silver Arts Competition Winners Announced – Transylvania County NC

Best in Show in the Silver Arts competition went to James Rahrer for his Heritage Arts wood working. The piece had several moving parts.(Times Photos by Michael...

Lady Tigers Sweep Maroon Devils In Doubleheader – Rosman NC

It took nearly five-and-a-half hours and a close call at the end of game two, but the Rosman Lady Tigers picked up a sweep over Swain County in a home doubleheader Tuesday afternoon to put themselves ...

Blue Devils' Tennis Keeps Rolling With Win Over North – Brevard NC

Tye Whitsides readies for a return in his match at No. 6 singles Tuesday afternoon against North Henderson. Brevard continued steamrolling the competition, earning a clean sweep ...

Ron Rash To Headline Writing Conference – 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...

Blue Ridge Ringers To Perform – Brevard NC

Blue Ridge Ringers, western North Carolina's premier community handbell ensemble, will perform at First Baptist Church in Brevard Sunday, May 1, at 4 p.m. and the Good Shepherd Lutheran in Brevard...

Cathy Pressley Brown

Cathy Pressley Brown, 54, of Rosman, went to her heavenly home April 25, 2016, surrounded by her loved ones. Born in Pickens, S.C., she resided in Rosman most of her life. She was a 1980 graduate of...

Jackie A. Ervin

Jackie A. Ervin, 64, of Pisgah Forest, entered into eternal rest April 15, 2016, at Piedmont Fayette Hospital in Fayetteville, Ga. She was born to the late Archie and Felicia Ervin Aug. 16, 1951. She ...

Meals On Wheels Coordinator Retires – Brevard NC

Andrea Heidman, coordinator for Meals on Wheels of Brevard (MOW), is retiring. For the past 10 years, she has tended to all the details required for getting meals delivered to local recipients....

Taste of Transylvania Restaurant Profile

Chubwagon Food Truck Taste of Transylvania would like to thank Oskar Blues and the Chubwagon Food Truck for participating again in this year's event. Taste of Transylvania, presented this year by our ...

Principal Pay Is A Problem

Now that the North Carolina General Assembly is back in session and Gov. Pat McCrory has released his proposed budget, it seems fairly certain that pay raises for teachers will be discussed. Since teacher pay in this state has fallen behind some of...

A Delightful Treat

Lord Nelson Mass performed by the Transylvania Choral Society with the Brevard College Chamber Singers was a delightful treat. This Mass by F.J. Hayden is not often performed, so if you missed the Sunday night performance, you missed a rare gem....

Event Calendar

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

 
 
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