Body Of Teen From Local Camp Found - Brevard NC

Last Saturday, authorities found the body of a teenager who went missing after walking away from a group camping trip in the Nantahala National Forest after a search that lasted nearly two weeks. Alec Sanford Lansing, 17, was last seen on Nov. 10,...

Economic Group Launches Search For Exec. Director - Brevard NC

Candidates have until Jan. 5 to send in their resumes to be considered to lead economic development efforts in Transylvania County. This week, the Transylvania Partnership for Economic Development (TPED) began advertising for an executive director...

Public Invited Dec. 4 To See New County Administration Offices - Brevard NC

Transylvania County will host an open house on Thursday, Dec. 4, at the new County Administration Building at 101 S. Broad St. in Brevard. A ribbon cutting ceremony, featuring local dignitaries, will precede the open house at 3:45p.m. Both the...

Tornado Comeback Falls Short In 66-61 Loss –Brevard NC

A valiant late comeback attempt and a career night from guard Phil Wallace were not enough for the Brevard College men's basketball team to earn its first win of the season Tuesday night as Brevard...

Pickleball Clinic To Be Offered At Parks And Recreation – Brevard NC

Pickleball is the fastest growing paddle sport in the country. Although it has been around since the '60s, it is just now catching on around the country and in many places around the world. But what ...

Time To Celebrate

Marilyn Stifflear, a volunteer for the Children's Center of Transylvania County, checks out an unusual clock that will be one of the gifts offered at the Center's Deck the Halls celebration Dec. 4 in ...

Brevard College Honors Staff For Helping Local United Way – Brevard NC

Brevard College President David Joyce and his wife, Lynne, recently hosted a thank you luncheon for college employees participating in the United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC) 2015 payroll...

Musicke Antiqua To Present Christmas Concert At Library – Brevard NC

Musicke Antiqua, an early music ensemble, will present a free Christmas concert at the Transylvania County Library at noon Tuesday, Dec. 16. Camerata Recorder Consort, a small ensemble of players...

Holiday Jam, Holcombe To Highlight Weekend – Brevard NC

A Hometown Holiday Jam will be held Friday, Nov. 28, at 8 p.m. at 185 King Street in Brevard. This edition will star Mike Guggino and Mike Ashworth of Steep Canyon Rangers, Jeff Sipe, Corey Bullman,...

Obele Dirk Ensing

Obele Dirk Ensing died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. He was 93 years old, which is not old enough. He was born in New Jersey and lived most of his life in New Jersey, Connecticut, Florida, Virginia and...

Paul Edison Frady

Paul Edison Frady, 76, of Brevard, passed away Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. A native of Transylvania County, he was the son of the late William LaSalle Frady and Annie Hollingsworth Frady, and the husband of the late Alice Webster Frady. He was a member...

Thankful For All Volunteers

At first glance, the thing that separates this community from many others is the natural beauty, in particular our multitude of waterfalls. But it does not take visitors and newcomers long to figure out that what really sets this community apart...

Event Calendar

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

Commission Candidates Square Off At Forum - Brevard NC

In front of a standing room only crowd at the library’s Rogow Room Tuesday, four candidates vying for two seats on the Board of Commissioners answered questions and laid out their vision for the county. Two Republicans – Larry Chapman and...

Sheriff Candidates Take Questions - Brevard NC

On Tuesday, the candidates for Transylvania County squared off in a forum at the county library organized by the Brevard/Chamber of Commerce. In November, incumbent David Mahoney, a Republican, faces ...

Voting Site Is Changed - Brevard NC

Registered voters in the Brevard 2 precinct will be voting at a new location for the Nov. 4 General Election after a fire in August significantly damaged the VFW Building. The building has served as the precinct voting facility since 2000. After...

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