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Pisgah Center To Celebrate National Hunting, Fishing Day - Pisgah Forest, NC

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will host a free, family-friendly event celebrating fishing, hunting and wildlife conservation on Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education in Brevard. The event is one of...

 

Hemorrhagic Disease Reported In Southern Appalachian Deer

After receiving multiple reports of dead, dying or sick deer in the Southern Appalachians, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission said that hunters may see dead deer this hunting season but that the...

 

Outdoor Destination: Confusion And Moonshine Falls

Our weekly destination hike takes explorers to two locations, Moonshine and Confusion Falls in the nearby South Carolina wilderness. About a 30-minute drive from Brevard, these falls are directly...

 

Chamber Of Commerce Surprises Local Businesses

The Surprise Patrol Team at the Brevard/ Transylvania Chamber of Commece conducted another mission on Wednesday, Sept. 13. Chamber staff Clark Lovelace and Emily Crowley Martin, chamber ambassadors...

 

Of National Award: Popular Boys & Girls Club Staffer One Of 10 Winners

There's hardly a happening at the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club in which Emily Taylor, its operations director, isn't involved. Colleagues and kids alike say she's one of the most energetic...

 

Legal Notices for September 18, 2017

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION File No. 16 E 375 NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS OF Katy Wynne Hooper (aka Katy Wynne Hooper Hooper), deceased of Transylvania County, N.C., are...

 

High Tea Offers Insight To Shadowbrook Farm - Pisgah Forest, NC

A tea was held on Saturday, Sept. 9, at Shadowbrook Farm located at 895 Wilson Road in Pisgah Forest. Participants were treated to a tour of the farm with Mary Ann Duvall and husband Bill Kilpatrick. Noticeable were the number and diversity of...

 

Crack Down On Equifax

The behavior of credit reporting company Equifax over the past few years reeks of utter negligence and incompetence with a smack of criminality. At the beginning of this year, Equifax and fellow credit reporting agency Transunion were ordered to pay...

 

Sapphire Man Faces Sex Offense Charges With Three Juveniles

Charles Clayton Moore, a 67-year-old Sapphire resident, has been indicted for two counts of first-degree sexual offense with a minor and seven counts of taking indecent liberties with a child. "He's...

 

Guest Column: French Broad River: Conservation Perspective

For many years, I have heard discussions about the pros and cons of surrounding land uses and their impacts upon the French Broad River and the quality of water, the stability of the river, and how the river should be managed. These discussions...

 

Learn About Philip Price

I am encouraging all our people in Transylvania County to visit the website of Philip Price who is a Democrat challenging Mark Meadows. I am confident you will find Philip appealing to Republicans, Independents, and Democrats as well. Philip has...

 

Free County Of Kudzu

Let’s free Transylvania County of Kudzu before Pisgah National Forest becomes “Kudzu” National Forest. Kudzu hates to be cut, especially the roots (loppers work), or its runners broken or its stumps poisoned with concentrated chemicals, like...

 

No Profit In Peace

Has anybody had enough yet? Our government has become a cesspool of corruption. At some point in the last millennium people in positions of power discovered the profitability of conflict after which all wars became wars of economics, the excuses of...

 

24th N.C. Mountain State Fair Ends Its Run

The 24th N.C. Mountain State Fair wrapped up its annual run at the WNC Agricultural Center in Fletcher on Sunday. The 2017 fair entertained 166,583 visitors with livestock shows, agricultural...

 

Marijuana Use Discussed At Forum - Brevard, NC

A discussion about the pros and cons of marijuana was held Thursday by the C.A.R.E. Coalition at the Board of Elections. Kristen Gentry, youth and community outreach coordinator for the C.A.R.E....

 
 By Park Baker    News    September 18, 2017

Public Land Managers Warn Of Dangers After Hurricane Irma

After the remnants of Hurricane Irma brought heavy rain and winds last week, local public land managers warn that while in the woods visitors should take extra precaution about downed trees on trails and be on the lookout for trees and limbs hanging...

 
 By John Lanier    News    September 18, 2017

Brevard Academy Awarded A 'B' Grade In Report - Brevard, NC

Ted Duncan, director of Brevard Academy: A Challenge Foundation Academy, informed the school’s board of directors Wednesday evening that the school has received a grade of “B” on its state report card for last year. “We are officially a...

 

Officials Assess Storm Impact

Transylvania “fared overall fairly well” despite some power outages during last week’s weather event, according to County Manager Jaime Laughter. The remnants of Hurricane Irma’s biggest impact on Transylvania were outages, with, at one...

 

Toxaway Clubhouse Reopens After Renovation

The new clubhouse at Lake Toxaway Country Club is now open after a $7.1 million renovation. The renovation, originally announced in October 2016, is the latest development in a line of property...

 

Doctors Fisher, Lefler Still Accept Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina mistakenly sent out letters to the patients of local doctors Anthony Fisher and Charles D. Lefler stating that as of Oct. 5 they would both no longer be accepting Blue Cross Blue Shield. Lefler’s office and...

 

Annual CROP Hunger Walk Planned For Oct. 1

The annual Brevard area CROP Hunger Walk will be Sunday, Oct 1, at 2 p.m., beginning and ending at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd. The 5k (3.1 mile) walk on the streets of Brevard is a great family/civic/youth interfaith outing with the...

 

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