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Articles from the September 22, 2014 edition

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Blue Devils To Host Cross Country Meet At 4 p.m. Thursday

The Brevard High School cross country team, in conjunction with Brevard College, will hold their only home meet of the 2014 season Thursday, Sept. 25. Runners take their marks at 4 p.m. for the girls' race, with the boys to follow immediately... Full story

 

Annette Raines Named New Tax Administrator-Brevard NC

Annette Raines, Transylvania County's assistant tax administrator, was named the county's new tax administrator Monday following a vote of the Board of Commissioners. She begins her new role Jan. 1....

 

100th Birthday Celebration

Beatrice Warren Rice, formerly of Brevard, will celebrate her 100th birthday, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. Family and friends held a party in her honor Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at Piney Mountain UMC in Candler. She has two daughters, six grandchildren,...

 
 By Park Baker    News    September 22, 2014

Hunter Killed By A Crossbow - Brevard NC

The Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the hunting incident resulting in the death of 58-year-old George Harley Case last week involved a crossbow. Case, a Pisgah Forest resident, was hunting with a friend and was allegedly mistaken...

 

Steve Gilman Will Address The Rotary Club Of Brevard

The Rotary Club of Brevard will host Steve Gilman as guest speaker Tuesday, Sept. 23, at noon. Gilman, of Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR), will be presenting "The Humanitarian...

 
 By John Lanier    News    September 22, 2014

Reich Discusses Declining Wages - Brevard NC

For more than 90 minutes, former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich used his self-deprecating wit and extensive knowledge to both entertain and inform a full house at Brevard College's Porter Center Thur...

 

News of Organizations - Democratic Men

Transylvania County Democratic Men’s Club is having a fundraising breakfast, Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Pisgah Fish Camp from 7 - 10 a.m. Cost is $10 per ticket. For more information, contact Gary Whitmire at (828) 884-7227....

 

Brooks David Fueger

Patrick and Abbey Fueger, of Carmel, Ind., are proud to announce the birth of their son, Brooks David Fueger, born June 21, 2014, at IU North Hospital in Carmel. He weighed 7 lbs., 7 oz. and was 20...

 

Board Of Education Candidates Speak Out - Brevard NC

Editor’s Note: Six candidates are running for two seats on the Board of Education in November. During last week’s candidates forum at the library, four of the six — Marty Griffin, Jenni Pogue, Michael Rogers and Betty Scruggs — responded to...

 

City Council Backs Water Conference - Brevard NC

The city of Brevard last week announced it would sponsor the upcoming conference entitled “Whose Water is it Anyway?” During its regular monthly meeting, Brevard City Council agreed to provide $1,500 toward the Nov. 15 conference being organized...

 

Legal Announcements for Sept. 22, 2014

NOTICE OF NOVEMBER 4, 2014 GENERAL ELECTION TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA Notice is hereby given pursuant to GS 163-33(8) that a General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 in Transylvania County, North Carolina for federal,... Full story

 

Alcohol Group Wants To Keep Transylvania Dry - Brevard NC

Editor’s Note: In November, Transylvania County residents will decide whether they want to allow alcohol sales in the county. A group opposed to the measure, Keep TC Dry, has been formed. The Transylvania Times contacted Daniel Nicholson, the...

 

Bread Of Life Celebrates 'Graduation' from United Way

Bread of Life, a free community kitchen, celebrated its graduation from United Way of Transyl-vania County (UWTC) funding at its Open House Ice Cream Social Sunday, Sept. 14. "Bread of Life is...

 

College Walk To Celebrate Transylvania Heritage - Brevard NC

College Walk will celebrate the region’s pioneer heritage, along with the Transylvania Heritage Museum, on Sept. 26. The Brevard campus will host several demonstrators, including a Civil War soldier, quilter, square dancers, a broom maker and...

 

Commissioners Support State Association Goals - Brevard NC

Before each biennial session of the General Assembly, counties submit their legislative proposals to the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners. The commissioners from across the state review and approve a comprehensive goals package and...

 

Carolinas To Experience Total Eclipse Of The Moon

Astronomers at the Pis-gah Astronomical Research Institute announce that on the morning of Oct. 8, weather permitting, viewers in the Carolinas will be able to view the first part of a total eclipse of the moon. This will be the second such eclipse...

 

Clerk Of Court Candidates Go Head To Head - Brevard NC

Last Tuesday night, Rita Ashe and Donna Robinson – the two candidates for the county’s Clerk of Superior Court – discussed their past experience as well as their vision for the future of the clerk of court during a candidate forum held at the l...

 

Picturing The Past - Parents Paid For Children's Education

The early families scattered throughout the mountains and valleys to the west of Rosman provided for the education of their children through subscription schools. Parents paid a fee for their children...

 

DuPont Tour De Falls To Be Held Oct. 18-19

The semi-annual Tour de Falls in DuPont State Recreational Forest, providing views of some of the South's most spectacular waterfalls as well as scenes of fall foliage, is scheduled Saturday and Sunda...

 

Healthy Harvest Natural Foods To Present Free Educational Seminar

Healthy Harvest Natural Foods of Brevard will present a free educational community seminar titled, “Optimizing Your Essential Fatty Acids,” with Dr. Herb Joiner-Bey, Friday, Sept. 26 at 4 p.m. Many have heard of the health benefits of Omega 3...

 

Carolyn Thelma Ayers

Carolyn Thelma Ayers, 68, of Asheville, was called home by her Heavenly Father Saturday, Sept. 14, 2014. She passed away peacefully at the Brian Center of Brevard. She was the daughter of the late Ticie Talmadge Ayers Sr. and Eva Evette Phillips...

 

David Frank Briggs

David Frank Briggs, 66, of Brevard, died peacefully Sept. 17, 2014, at the VA Hospital in Asheville, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Estel and Lucille Briggs, and his son-in-law, Garrett Buchanan....

 

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