Council Backs Ecusta Trail - Brevard NC

Brevard City Council Monday formally supported the creation of the proposed Ecusta Trail. In a resolution, the council noted the area’s national reputation among mountain bikers and cyclists and the economic and cultural benefits of such a trail....

Benefit To Help Young Musicians 'JAM' - Brevard NC

An upcoming benefit to raise money for a children's afterschool program promises to bring together good music, good food and good beer, all for a great cause. Next Wednesday, local bluegrass...

County Plan Outreach Discussed - Brevard NC

Work on the county's 2025 Comprehensive Plan continued during a brief meeting Monday night held jointly between the county Planning Board and approximately 25 community advocates. Monday's meeting...

City Wildlife

These deer make rounds daily past apple and pear trees in a neighborhood near Food Matters in Brevard en route to a household's corn feeder. (Times photo by Park...

Rice Street Community Garden Ready For Planting – Brevard NC

The last part of this winter has been tough, so the Rice Street Community Gardeners are itching for spring to come. The volunteers who care for the garden will be preparing the soil for planting...

Bracken Mountain Bakery Celebrating 20 Years – Brevard NC

On a gorgeous fall weekend in October 1994, Bill and Debbie Tellman made the trip from Charlotte, where Bill worked as a chef, to Brevard to check out the possibility of opening a bakery. They had...

Tigers Erupt For Big Win In 2015 Opener – Rosman NC

The Tigers scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fourth inning, breaking a 1-1 tie, before erupting in a six-run fifth to win 8-1 over visiting Blue Ridge Tuesday afternoon. The Tigers struck...

Bulldogs Bite Tornados 10-2, 6-5 In Weekend Action – Brevard NC

The Brevard College baseball team suffered an agonizing sweep at the hands of Wingate on Saturday, falling 10-2 in the first game of the day before a walk-off single in the ninth inning of a scheduled seven-inning affair sealed the 6-5 win and a...

'The First 2,000 Days' Set A Child's Foundation – Brevard NC

Joe Castro, a long time resident of Brevard and executive director of Smart Start of Transylvania County, will be giving a presentation on an exciting new birth to pre-K program called “The First 2000 Days” at the Tuesday, March 10, meeting of...

News of Organizations

Boyd Democrats Boyd Precinct Democratic Party will hold their annual meeting this Saturday, March 7, from 2-4 p.m. at North Transylvania Fire Department. All Democrats registered to vote in Boyd Precinct are invited and encouraged to attend....

Brevard Blues And BBQ Festival Set For June – Brevard NC

185 Productions has announced the Second Annual Brevard Blues and BBQ Festival will return to the Brevard Music Center June 5 and 6 this year. Tickets are now on sale. This year's event will consist...

TC Arts To Hold Fundraiser For Bonne Jean Bertlshofer – Brevard NC

The public is invited to a fundraiser and reception at the TC Arts Council on Tuesday, March 10, from 5-7 p.m. in honor of Bonne Jean Bertlshofer, basket weaver, founding member, and gallery...

Laura Lee Stickley Johnson

Laura Lee Stickley Johnson, of Lynchburg, Va., formerly of Brevard, passed away July 16, 2014. She was married to Allen Easley Johnson, her husband of 50 years, who died in 2001. Allen Johnson was the son of Nancy and Bill Wallis, of Mill Cove in...

Raymond Ormsby

Raymond Ormsby, of Pisgah Forest, born May 11, 1939, left us the morning of March 1, 2015, for a peaceful eternity. He retired from the New York State Department of Corrections, worked as body shop manager at McCrary’s, of Brevard, and served in...

Colleges Boost Economy

It has been known for years that investing in an individual’s college education often provides a sound financial return. College graduates, on average, earn a great deal more money over their lifetimes than high school graduates. A recent study...

Event Calendar

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