Courthouse Expansion Plans Presented - Brevard NC

Transylvania commissioners and the public got their first look at what could be the county's new courthouse during a presentation Monday night on the findings of a courthouse expansion study. Dan...

Homeowners Recall Deck Collapse - Brevard NC

Jayne Jackson was on her deck in Connestee Falls Sunday with family and friends enjoying the shade and cool breeze when someone heard a creaking noise. Jackson heard the next one, then another, and...

New County Manager To Be Named Monday - Brevard NC

Transylvania County commissioners intend to name the new county manager Monday. Commissioners have rescheduled their Aug. 11 meeting to Monday at the library’s Rogow Room. Before the appointment is announced, commissioners will go into closed...

Marcie Wells Takes Third At CrossFit Worlds – Brevard NC

Brevard's Marcie Wells finished third in the Master's Division (ages 40-44) at the Reebok CrossFit Games held July 25 in California. Wells earned a bronze medal and a podium finish after three days...

Volleyball Sign-Ups Slated In August ∫revard NC

The Transylvania County Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor a volleyball program for girls in grades 4-6. This program has been established to provide youth with an opportunity to learn and play the game of volleyball in structured, safe,...

News of Organizations

Transylvania County Art Guild John E. Davis, well-known local plein air painter, will present a program at the Aug. 7 meeting of the Transylvania County Art Guild at the Transylvania Parks and Recreation Center located on Ecusta Road behind the...

VISION Transylvania Course To Begin Soon – Brevard NC

VISION Transylvania is preparing to launch its 19th community leadership development course. In the last 18 years 461 people have participated in the VISION program and as individuals, those who remain in the community, are serving in government,...

BMC Festival Finale Set For This Weekend – Brevard NC

The Brevard Music Center celebrates the close of its 2014 summer festival with a trio of orchestra concerts. The weekend begins Friday, Aug. 1, at 7:30 p.m. with the newly appointed concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic, violinist Noah...

Paws For Celebration Artist: Rose Haynes – Brevard NC

(Editor's Note: This is the first of several profiles of artists participating in the Paws for Celebration scavenger hunt and auction.) • Artist: Rose Haynes • Title of piece donated: "Kitty in...

Rilla Johnson Nicholson

Rilla Johnson Nichol-son, 73, of Lake Toxaway, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 29, 2014. A native of Transylvania County, she was the daughter of the late Riley and Ellen Owen Johnson. Her...

Margaret Ann Queen

Margaret Ann Queen, 48, of Brevard, passed away July 26, 2014. A native of Blackstock, S.C., she was the daughter of Joe Glaze and Kathleen Waters Holden. She was a very loving mother and a caring friend who will be greatly missed. Survivors she...

What Goes On The Front Page

In Monday’s “Opinion of the Readers,” former Planning Board Chairman Scott McCall wrote that The Transylvania Times has “little patience for those who oppose” the previously proposed high impact industries ordinance and “This was...

Event Calendar

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

United Way And Walmart Start 'Stuffing The Bus'

United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC), Pisgah Forest Walmart, and Comporium have joined forces with Transylvania County Retired School Personnel to 'Stuff The Bus' for the 2014-2015 school year....

TCS Transportation Builds On Years Of Success – Transylvania County NC

Transporting students safely is a critical investment in public education. Students ride with well-trained drivers in specially-designed vehicles owned by the state and operated by local school...

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