Articles from the November 21, 2013 edition

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Legal Notices for Nov. 21, 2013

10 SP 237 AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NORTH CAROLINA, TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY Under and by virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed by James Jubal Tiner and Tara McDonald to William R. Echols, Trustee(s), which... Full story

 

Kathleen "Kathi" Gillespie Bayne

Kathleen "Kathi" Gillespie Bayne, 54, of Brevard passed peacefully Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Transylvania Regional Hospital, after an almost eight year battle to live. The daughter of Barbara Cloer,... Full story

 

Kathleen Wilson Crooks

Kathleen W. Crooks, 90, of Sierra Vista, Ariz., formerly of Brevard, died Oct. 28, 2013, at her home. Born in Ware Shoals, S.C., Oct. 5, 1923, she was the daughter of the late William Arthur Wilson... Full story

 

Priscilla Noyes Miller Lyda Parks

Memorial service for Priscilla Noyes Miller Lyda Parks will be held Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at 10 a.m. in the Deerfield Health Care Chapel, 1617 Hendersonville Road, in Asheville. Burial will follow in St Paul’s in-the-Valley Cemetery, in... Full story

 

Charlite Christine Ashe Powell

Charlite Christine Ashe Powell, 76, of Rosman, passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Transylvania Regional Hospital, in Brevard. She was born Feb. 5, 1937, in Jackson County to the late Sherill and... Full story

 

JFK

Tomorrow will mark 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas. While his death and the events that immediately followed are indelible for Americans who were alive then, we should not forget his accomplishments and the...

 

Pickelsimer's Daughter, Jim Kimzey Testify - Brevard NC

Testimony continued this week in the civil case involving the estate of the late Charles Pickelsimer Jr., with jurors hearing from Lynn Williams, his daughter, as well as Jim Kimzey, Pickelsimer’s friend and attorney. Williams testified that...

 

Brevard Receives Large Financial Donation

Brevard City Council officially accepted a significant financial gift Monday from two local residents that is estimated to be about $370,000. Frank Patton Jr. and his wife, Donna, have donated 2,000...

 
 By John Lanier    News    November 21, 2013

Academy Board Considers Preschool Option - Brevard NC

The Brevard Academy: Challenge Foundation Academy Board of Directors heard more details about the possibility of opening up a preschool at their regular monthly meeting Monday night. Steve Goodwin of TurningWest, which helps schools establish...

 

Forest Service Battles Linville Gorge Fire - Brevard NC

Forest Service employees from Transylvania County are among the nearly 200 firefighters currently battling a fire that has been burning since Nov. 12 in the Linville Gorge Wilderness Area. While...

 
 By Eric Crews    News    November 21, 2013

Rotary Members Told Local Outdoor Industry 'Exploding' - Brevard NC

During his opening remarks at Tuesday’s Brevard Rotary Club luncheon, Todd Branham, a local trail builder and event organizer, told members of the club that the outdoor industry in Transylvania County “is exploding right now.” His 30-minute...

 

ACA Thriving Where Supported

Despite the big problems in its roll-out, the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) is doing just fine in those states in which governors and legislators aren’t trying to kill it. In such states as Kentucky, Minnesota, Connecticut, Washington, and...

 

President Needs Humility

In Syria, we have been rescued from our president’s “foreign policy” by the intervention of Russia’s President Putin. With regard to Iran’s nuclear ambitions, the French government has thus far managed to protect us from the Obama...

 

'Tis The Season To Be Jolly'

Well, the holiday season is upon us again, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s. We can now sit back and look forward to the glad tidings our newly elected Republican officials have promised to bestow upon us. Here’s a preview of what’s to...

 

ACA Must Move Forward

Though many people have been disappointed by the roll out of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) website and angered by the cancellation of sub-standard health insurance policies, it is important to recognize how much the pre-ACA system cost and how...

 

Eyesore Cleaned Up

Cleanup of the vacant former Youngblood Oil Co. property at the corner of Broad and Jordan streets in Brevard is underway. Architect Michael Domokur recently bought the property. (Photo left) Drew...

 

'Transylvania Rocks,' Says Pantry Manager – Brevard NC

It was an "all hands" affair Saturday at local grocery stores and the courthouse gazebo, as Pisgah Forest Rotary, WSQL and Sharing House teamed up again to Pack The Pantry. Rotarians' families and...

 

Church Activities – Transylvania County

Brevard Davidson River Presbyterian Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church will offer a Thanksgiving Word and Music Service Wednesday, Nov. 27, at noon. The half-hour service will incorporate scripture and music which are related to the...

 

Science Scholarship Recipients Thank AAUW – Brevard NC

"I am so grateful for the experience," said Jessalyn Morgan. "We got to do a triple by-pass operation on a cow heart." Luci Eddins agreed, "I loved biology," adding that they had also done a C-section on a uterus. Sabra Freeman added, "I loved the...

 

News of Organizations

Democratic Women’s Club On Monday, Nov. 25, at its monthly meeting, the Democratic Women’s Club of Transylvania County will hear from Jennifer Flood, executive director of The Haven in Brevard, about homelessness in this county and how The Haven...

 

Law and Order – Transylvania County

Felony Arrests On Nov. 19, Kelly Renae Knye, 37, of Rosman, was arrested and charged with one felony count of maintaining a dwelling or place to keep a controlled substance, one felony count of possession of methamphetamine, one misdemeanor count of...

 

Churches Offer After Thanksgiving Dinner

Community Baptist Church and Anchor Baptist Church will host their 24th Annual Day after Thanks-giving Dinner Friday, Nov. 29, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Anchor Baptist Church. The meal will include turkey, dressing, mashed...

 

Shop Of St. Philip's Readies Christmas Room – Brevard NC

The holidays are fast approaching and that means that the Christmas room elves are getting ready to work their magic. Each year the Shop of St. Philip's creates a beautifully decorated Christmas Room...

 

Girls Ages 9-14 Invited To SciGirls House Warming Program – Brevard NC

Area girls ages 9-14 are invited to a SciGirls program Tuesday, Dec. 3, from 6-8 p.m. at the Transylvania County Extension Office, 98 East Morgan St., in Brevard. Entitled "All About Control," the program will use the house warming activity from the...

 

BC Hosts Gala Vocal Chamber Music Nov. 22 – Brevard NC

Brevard College will host a performance by Gala Vocal Chamber Music on Friday, Nov. 22, in the college's Porter Center for Performing Arts. The 7:30 p.m. concert, which is free and open to the...

 

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