Proposed City Budget Includes Tax Increase - Brevard NC

A 2-cent property tax hike to partly pay for pedestrian/bike paths is proposed in interim Brevard City Manager Jim Fatland’s budget for the 2015/16 fiscal year. Fatland, who is also the city’s finance director, presented his budget Monday to...

College Changing Classification To Align With Mission - Brevard NC

Brevard College plans to reclassify as a NCAA Division III institution. College President David C. Joyce joined with Athletic Director Juan Mascaro on Wednesday afternoon to announce the college’s intention. “After closely examining our...

College President Answer Questions About NCAA III Transition-Brevard NC

Editor's Note: Brevard College President David Joyce answered the following questions: Why the decision to go to NCAA Division III? Joyce: The college saw an opportunity to enhance the student...

New Exhibit On Historical Role Of Summer Camps – Brevard NC

Transylvania Heritage Museum's new exhibit, 'Camp Country: Where America Comes To Play," will open Saturday, May 23, at 1 p.m. at 189 West Main Street, during Brevard's White Squirrel Festival. The...

Organizers Declare 'Brevard Cares' A Success – Brevard NC

The fourth annual "Brevard Cares" Community Clean-up event was a great success, according to its organizers. More than 100 volunteers came between rain storms on April 18 and spent that Saturday...

Five Tornados Inducted Into Honor Society

Five former Brevard football players were inducted today into the Hampshire Honor Society, an initiative of the National Football Foundation to honor scholastic and athletic achievement by...

Conference Champs

Five members of the Brevard Middle School track team (above) won conference championships recently competing against the other 12 teams in the league. Tristen Berry won the 600-meter run in a race...

Club To Explore Electric Vehicle Charging Stations – Brevard NC

America is at the beginning of a quiet revolution, one that has profound implications for energy use in transportation and for the environment. Spurred by the federal government and by private...

News of Organizations

Rotary Club Of Pisgah Forest The Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest featured speaker for its May 27 breakfast will be Jim McAdams, Use of Force – Legal Aspects Instructor, Department of Homeland Security. McAdams will discuss legal issues each court...

Committees Ready As Summer Arrives – Brevard NC

(This is the fourth in a series of monthly articles about Brevard Music Center Association (BMCA), the volunteer support group for the Brevard Music Center (BMC). This month's article focuses on the ...

'Moon Over Buffalo' At Brevard Little Theater – Brevard NC

If you happen to notice that the nights are a little brighter than usual when you go out for the next couple of weeks, it’s probably because of the moonlight. No, not the moon over Brevard, but the “Moon Over Buffalo,” that’s currently...

William Aldor Daviau

William Aldor Daviau, of Brevard and Houston, Texas, died May 7, 2015 in Houston following complications from diabetes. Born April 2, 1949, in Holyoke, Mass. to Al and Margaret Daviau, of South...

Mary Lou Reese

Mary Lou Reese, 80, of Brevard, passed away Monday, May 18, 2015, at Transylvania Regional Hospital. A native of Transylvania County, she was the daughter of the late Waymon and Mattie Compton Galloway. In addition to her parents, she was also...

Lessons From Duke's Crimes

Last week Duke Energy pleaded guilty to nine violations of the federal Clean Water Act and agreed to pay $102 million in fines and restitution. The penalty was the largest criminal fine in North Carolina history. The violations reveal, at the very...

Event Calendar

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