N.C. 215 Project Postponed Indefinitely - Brevard NC

County officials recently announced the proposed construction of a new route on N.C. 215 between Balsam Gap and Rosman has been postponed indefinitely, marking a new setback for the project that has been discussed for nearly two decades. County...

Connestee Falls Voters Reject Clubhouse Plans - Brevard NC

After a month of gathering votes, Connestee Falls officials announced on Saturday that homeowners have voted against proposed upgrades to Connestee’s clubhouse and wellness facility. The project – which was estimated to cost $9,625,000 –...

Brevard Residents Die In Accident - Brevard NC

Brevard residents Michael Lee Carden and Melinda Leigh Ponder died last Wednesday morning in a one-vehicle accident on U.S. 64. Just after 8 a.m. a 1995 Jeep driven by the 43-year-old Carden, was headed westbound on U.S. 64 near the King Road...

Warhorses Gallop To 49-13 Win Over Devils – Brevard NC

For the second week in a row the Blue Devil football team had to face one of the best tailbacks in the state. And for the second week in a row that tailback lived up to preseason hype as Owen romped...

Blue Devil Tennis, Volleyball Wins – Brevard NC

The Lady Blue Devil volleyball team opened WNC Athletic Conference play Thursday evening with a 3-1 win at Franklin. Brevard fell in the first game to the Lady Panthers 25-19, but rallied to take the next three and the match by scores of 25-18,...

Births In Transylvania

Gabriella Jan Brown Isaac and Tara Brown, of Brevard, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Gabriella Jane Brown, born July 24, 2014, at Park Ridge Hospital, in Fletcher. Her maternal...

Girl Scouts Seek Members As School Year Begins – Transylvania County NC

It’s back-to-school time and with that comes the anticipation for girls to join Girl Scouts! In Girl Scouting, girls are always counting down to the next adventure.Maybe it’s artistic. Maybe it’s an experiment. Maybe it’s getting outside or...

Master Cellist Zuill Bailey To Perform – Brevard NC

The Brevard Philharmonic opens its 38th season with a concert of "Russian Treasures" offering works by Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev. Featured will be one of the premier cellists in the world, Zuill...

Pan Harmonia Opens Season

The Haen Gallery in Brevard will host Pan Harmonia, western North Carolina's own chamber music repertory company, as they open their 15th season on Friday, Sept. 5, at 6:30 p.m. This concert includes ...

Kenneth Lyle Anders

Kenneth Lyle Anders, 53, of Lake Toxaway, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. He was the son of the late Lyle James and Patricia Seleska Anders. He enjoyed dirt track racing and truck driving, but...

Eloise Juanita Burtis Crow

Eloise Juanita Burtis Crow, born in Dallas, Texas, Oct. 14, 1926,  was taken from this earth by her Savior Aug. 27, 2014, while sleeping in her own bed at the Waterford Retirement Community she...

Middle Class Falls Behind

Another Labor Day has arrived and the economic standing of American laborers and the middle class continues to decline as the rich get richer. This has been well documented from organizations all along the political spectrum: • There are nearly 2...

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ANGLICAN ST. PATRICK’S ANGLICAN CHURCH 2nd floor, Hollingsworth Building, 147 East Main St., Brevard Rev. Nicholas R Henderson, Vicar SUN-9:30a.m. Study; 10:30a.m. Holy Eucharist 828-687-0115 ASSEMBLY OF GOD DESTINY CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP 240...

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