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Articles from the January 18, 2011 edition

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News Of Organizations

WNC Embroiderers' Guild On Thursday, Feb. 3, the Western North Carolina Chapter of the Embroiderers' Guild of America, the Laurel Chapter, will hold its monthly meeting. The program will be a hardanger bookmark. The process used to stitch a...

 

Births In Transylvania

Caden Dallas Miller Danielle Nickes and Corey Miller of Transylvania County are proud to announce the birth of their son, Caden Dallas Miller, born Jan. 10, 2011, at Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces. His...

 

Community Fellowship

Yvonne Mingus and her granddaughter Yvonne Renee Davis enjoyed the fellowship and the food. (Times photos by Mark Todd)...

 

Study Looks At Camp Impact

The total economic impact of organized youth camps in Transylvania and three adjoining counties is $365 million a year, according to a new study by N.C. State University. Members of the North Carolina Youth Camp Association commissioned the study a y...

 

Flu Shots Free

Looking for a good deal on a flu shot? How about free? For as long as they last, 800 free doses are available now. The Transylvania County Commission approved making the doses available, because of a surplus of available vaccine, in response to a...

 

Community Fellowship

Over the weekend and today, several events connected with Martin Luther King Jr. Day have gone on. On Saturday, King's legacy was remembered during a brunch at Bethel "A" Baptist Church in Brevard...

 

County Hiring Freeze In Place

A temporary hiring freeze has been adopted by the Transylvania County Commission in response to the prolonged economic slump. "The freeze will affect salaried and hourly positions and will continue through the rest of the fiscal year," County...

 

Police Clear Shopping Center

Law enforcement officers evacuated the College Station shopping center in Brevard late Monday morning due to a bomb scare. Katrina Irwin, directing manager of the UPS Store, Brighter Day Coffee and Tan 360, which are all located in the center, said...

 

Students In Class On Dr. King's Day

Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a federal holiday, but Transylvania County school children are in class. Last Thursday, the Board of Education voted to have students attend school today to help make up for the days lost last week to the...

 

Band Members Recall Rose Bowl Parade

When Hannah Austin, Maria Henderson and Tyler Meachum graduated from Brevard High School they never imagined their college careers would mean performing in the Tournament of Roses Parade. Austin, 20,...

 

Pat C. Stiles

Pat C. Stiles, 84, of Brevard, died Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011, at Tore's Home in Brevard. Born March 16, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Chaplin and Mary McWilliams Chaplin. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her...

 

Leland "Lee" Morris

Leland "Lee" Morris, 71, of Jumping Branch, W.Va., died Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, at Charleston Area Medical Center. Born Aug. 25, 1939 in Brevard, he was a son of the late Samuel Morris and Othia Irene Woods Morris Keaton. In addition to his parents,...

 

Donald Rex Worley

Donald Rex Worley, 79, of Pisgah Forest, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011. He lived his life helping others and was loved by all who met him. He enjoyed working in service to his friends and...

 

Rev. Ronald Gene Lashley

Rev. Ronald Gene Lashley, 75, of Brevard, died Friday, Jan. 14, 2011. He was born Dec. 15, 1935, in Graham County, N.C. His parents and one brother preceded him in death. Rev. Lashley began his ministerial career after graduating from Tennessee...

 

Rebecca "Becky" Babb Gregory

Rebecca "Becky" Babb Gregory, 64, of Chattahoochee, Florida, passed away suddenly on Oct. 8, 2010, in Santa Barbara, Calif. Born in Brevard, she was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Babb and granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. W.M. Melton and...

 

Margaret Ellie Green

Margaret Ellie Green, 84, of Cedar Mountain passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011, at The Oaks of Brevard. Born Aug. 17, 1926, in Laurens, S.C. to the late Ralph Samuel Glenn and Sallie Wells Glenn. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in...

 

Tornados Survive Bear Attack On Saturday

By Seth Montgomery BC Sports Information Josh Roper hit a pair from the charity stripe with 1.5 seconds left in overtime to help Brevard overcome a second half deficit and defeat the visiting...

 

Rosman Boys Top Robbinsville

The Tigers overcame a 31-22 halftime deficit to top Robbinsville 65-59 in a weather-related make-up game Saturday afternoon. The Black Knights came out hot, taking a 23-16 lead at the end of the...

 

Weather Schedules

Due to the wintry weather of the past two weeks, basketball schedules at both Rosman and Brevard High Schools have been rearranged with make-up games slated all week. "We've run out of places on the schedule," said Rosman head coach Mick Galloway....

 

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