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Keith Parker To Discuss McGaha Chapel As History Sessions Resume

Transylvania County Historical Society's final Sunday Speaker presentation of the season will take place on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 2 p.m. at the McGaha Chapel. G. Keith Parker, Ph.D., local author and...

 

Helen Chappell Perry

Helen Chappell Perry, 84, of Brevard, passed away Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Hovie and Ellie Alexander Chappell. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Perry, and sisters, Effie Reeves and Myrile Chappell....

 

Trade-Arama Receives Southern Comfort's Record Collection

Trade-Arama recently purchased the vinyl record collection from the former Southern Comfort Records (formerly known as Rockin' Robbins), which recently closed in downtown Brevard. Trade-Arama will...

 

Throwing Out The Good

The Trump administration’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program exemplifies the adage of “throwing the baby out with the bath water.” Immigration is a complex issue that does not have a “one size fits...

 

Guest Column: School Consolidation: A Problem-less Solution

From the time I started kindergarten until I graduated high school, the traditional public schools I attended in Henderson County cared for me, shaped my future and inspired me to become a teacher myself. In the bad times and good times alike, the...

 

Photographers Challenged To Find Locations

The Local History Room of the Transylvania County Library and the Land of Waterfalls Camera Club are inviting members of the public to grab a camera or cell phone and take a picture of "Yesterday's...

 

Pumpkin Patch Being Prepared - Brevard, NC

Last week, Joe Dapkins, Fred Weed, Tom Felice and Adolph Haislar helped to get the pumpkins out of storage to be displayed during the upcoming Silvermont Pumpkin Patch, which will be held Oct. 13,...

 

Nash, Trimble Still Accept Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina erroneously sent out a letter to the patients of local doctors Dale Nash and Stewart Trimble stating that as of Oct. 5 the two doctors will no longer be accepting Blue Cross Blue Shield. The offices of Drs....

 

County A Billion Years In The Making

A billion-year history of tumultuous topography can be credited for Transylvania County's landscape of steep slopes and lots of waterfalls, while its geological metamorphoses can also be blamed for...

 

Joyce Sanders Emory

Joyce Sanders Emory, 84, of Pisgah Forest, passed way at The Oaks of Brevard, Wednes-day, Sept. 6, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at Temple Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be...

 

Frances Robinson

Frances Robinson, 71, of Brevard, passed away Wednes-day, Sept. 6, 2017, at the Oaks of Brevard. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Donald I. Roseboro Funeral and Cremation Service....

 

Schenck Job Corps Commuinty Relations dinner scheduled for Monday has been cancelled!

Schenck Job Corps Commuinty Relations dinner scheduled for Monday has been cancelled!...

 

Forest Service Closes Campgrounds-Brevard NC

The U.S. Forest Service is closely tracking the forecast models of Hurricane Irma and is temporarily closing all campgrounds and recreation areas in the Nantahala, Pisgah, and Uwharrie National Forests. This includes the temporary suspension of...

 

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