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Champion Park Pool Needs Expensive Repairs - Rosman, NC

Champion Park Pool Needs Expensive Repairs - Rosman, NC

Transylvania County commissioners intend to keep Champion Pool in Rosman open for the upcoming summer season, but the long-term future of one of the county's only public pools remains unclear pending ...

Father, Son Bring Down Huge Boar - Brevard NC

Legends persist of rare and giant wild animals – Sasquatch, the Yeti, Chupacabra, Hogzilla - which make shadowy appearances on grainy film or video or show up in obviously doctored proofs. But a...

Inn Closed For The Season - Brevard NC

The Greystone Inn in Lake Toxaway is closed this year and will reopen spring 2016 after a multi-million dollar restoration. Local property owners and booked guests were informed about the closing by...

Students Lauded For Science, Math Projects – Transylvania County NC

The best young minds in Transylvania County work out hypotheses and analyze mounds of data every day to arrive at scientific conclusions. On Thursday, Jan. 15, the tables were turned and students'...

Blue Devils Ground Eagles In Season Finale – Brevard NC

The Blue Devil wrestling team went out on a high note Tuesday night with a 60-18 victory in the 2015 home finale. Senior Nick Siniard, who is 23-1 this season, was honored with a plaque commemorating ...

Blue Devil Austin Adams Signs To Play For Red Hawks – Brevard NC

In the span of 90 minutes, Catawba Valley Community College picked up a pair of Transylvania County baseball players. Blue Devil Austin Adams signed a letter of intent on the same day Rosman sent...

DAR Will Announce Annual History Essay Winner Feb. 9 – Brevard NC

Monday, Feb. 9, members of the Waightstill Avery Chapter NSDAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) will recognize the Transylvania County winner of the 2014-2015 DAR American History Essay Contest. Carleen Davis, chairman of the contest, will...

News of Organizations

Transylvania Art Guild Miriam M. Hughes, a teacher of drawing classes at Blue Ridge Community College, will be program presenter at the meeting of the Transylvania Art League Thursday, Feb. 5. Her program will be “Pets in Pastel,” a...

Shepherd Signs Books

Brevard High School graduate Megan Shepherd, the daughter of Peggy and Tim Hansen, signs the latest book in her trilogy, "A Cold Legacy." Above, Erin Oszterling has Shepherd sign all three books in...

BC Chamber Singers To Perform – Brevard NC

The Connestee Chorale and the Overlook Clubhouse of Connestee Falls are sponsoring the Brevard College Chamber Singers, under the direction of David Gresham, in concert Thursday, Feb. 26, at 7:30...

Ruth Beaschler

Ruth Beaschler, 102, passed away peacefully at Elizabeth House Jan. 23, 2015. She was born in Weston, Ohio to the late Charles and Anna Fairbanks. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Raymond Schultz, and second husband, Charles...

Carl Edward Bigham

Carl Edward Bigham, 83, of Etowah, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. He was the son of the late Edward and Opal McCann Bigham. In addition to his parents, one brother preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Laue Bigham; sons,...

Champion Pool And Planning

The current situation at Champion Park pool in Rosman is indicative of dilemmas local government officials may face in the future. The pool is in poor condition. The decking is rotten and the mechanical systems – the pumps, strainers, flange...

Event Calendar

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