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Judge Agrees To Dismiss Charges In Edna Glaze Case-Brevard NC

District Attorney Greg Newman announced Tuesday that Superior Court Judge Philip Ginn ruled in favor of Michael Owen’s request to dismiss the indictment charging him with the murder of Transylvania County resident Edna Glaze. The request came when...

 

Savannah Rayne Frisbee

Kelli “L´Shea” Frisbee and Raymond Connor III, of Brevard, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Savanah Rayne Frisbee, born Sept. 22, 2014, at Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. She weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20...

 

Kipton Brooks Perry

Heather and Jesse Perry, of Brevard, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Kipton Brooks Perry, born Sept. 23, 2014, at Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. He weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces. His grandparents are Bill and Diane Brede, and...

 

UPDATE: Law Enforcement Arrests Two Juveniles From Camp-Brevard NC

On Monday, Sept. 29, two juvenile males walked away from a local camp, and law enforcement was notified and began a search. The search for two juveniles in Transylvania County ended Tuesday afternoon with their capture. Both juveniles were taken...

 

News of Organizations - Republicans

The Transylvania Republican Executive Committee will meet Thursday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m. in the downstairs conference room of the Community Services Building. All Transylvania Coun-ty Republicans are invited and encouraged to attend. Visit them at...

 

Chaveas Will Address Brevard Rotary Club

The Rotary Club of Brevard will host Peter Chaveas as guest speaker Tuesday, Sept. 30, at noon. Chaveas will be presenting “Whose Water is it Anyway?” Chaveas was employed for almost 40 years by the U.S. government, first as a Peace Corps...

 

Master Gardener - Know Differences Of Invasives And Natives

Warning! Transylvania County, and in fact all of North Carolina, is under attack by green invaders. They creep slowly into your neighborhood when you don’t expect it, and you might actually admire them, even nurture them or (gasp) transplant and...

 

Centers Participate In Food Program

Rosman Child Care Center, Rain Forest Learning Center and Hillview Children's Services annou-nce their participation in the U.S. Department of Agriculture funded Child and Adult Care Food Program. Mea...

 

City, Oskar Blues Reach Wastewater Agreement - Brevard NC

The city of Brevard and Oskar Blues have reached a “resolution” addressing ongoing wastewater discharge from the brewery. Mayor Jimmy Harris said the city granted a permit Thursday to Oskar Blues outlining a plan for compliance and...

 

Parking Deck Option To Be Explored - Brevard NC

Brevard City Council has backed exploring ways to increase public parking in downtown, including possibly building a parking deck. Council gave staff several suggestions during its recent regular meeting after hearing the preliminary findings of a re...

 
 By Park Baker    News    September 29, 2014

School Numbers Go Up Again - Brevard NC

Transylvania County Schools’ enrollment is up for the 2014-15 year. An increase of 10 students from last year’s 3,534 students to 3,544 students marks the third straight year that student enrollment has increased. In 2012, Transylvania County...

 

County Courthouse Safety Issues, Costs Discussed - Brevard NC

Transylvania County commissioners held their second of three scheduled workshops regarding the county courthouse last Monday, during which they heard input regarding security issues at the courthouse, as well as reviewed financial strategies to pay...

 

Asheville Airport Main Entrance To Close Next Week - Brevard NC

Asheville Regional Airport’s main entrance will close Wednesday, Oct. 8. All traffic will then access the airport through the south entrance at the light near Fanning Bridge Road, and this traffic pattern will be in place through early 2015 when a...

 

City Gives County Board Insight On Planning Process - Brevard NC

City Planner Aaron Bland addressed the Transylvania County Planning Board at the group’s recent meeting and discussed the creation process of the city of Brevard’s comprehensive plan as the county planning board continued its working in updating...

 

Designer House And Gala To Support SAFE

SAFE's popular furniture and décor sale and Gala returns on October 17th and 18th. SAFE volunteers Larry and Amy Huntley offered up their Straus Park home to host this fall's event. "This is going...

 

Silvermont Receives Grant To Continue Free Ageless Grace

Ageless Grace continues to partner with the SilverSneakers® FLEX program available at no cost to eligible members of participating Medicare health plans nationwide. For those who are not eligible, do not have a Medicare supplement plan, or are not...

 

Legal Announcements for Sept. 29, 2014

ADVERTISEMENT FOR REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY 21 EAST MAIN STREET BREVARD, NORTH CAROLINA 28712 Notice is hereby given that, Transylvania County is soliciting qualifications statements for contract services related to engineering.... Full story

 

Bill Watson To Retire As VISION Director

VISION Transyl-vania announces the retirement of Bill Watson as the course instructor at Blue Ridge Community College and the executive director of the VISION organization. Wat-son has served in...

 

V.A. Psychiatrist To Speak On PTSD

Dr. David Purselle, a psychiatrist with the Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, will be the featured speaker Monday, Oct. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Porter Center at Brevard College. The event, sponsored by NAMI-TA (National Alliance on Mental Illness...

 

Crop Walk Set For Oct. 19

The Brevard-area CROP Hunger Walk is Sunday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m. at Lutheran Church of the Good Shep-herd. The 5K (3.6 mile) walk through downtown Brevard is a great family/civic/youth group outing. Sponsored by churches of the Koinonia Fellowship of...

 

Male Incontinence Program Planned

Millions of men experience involuntary loss of urine. This can be slightly bothersome to totally debilitating. The risk of public embarrassment may keep a man from enjoying many activities with family...

 

Opposing The Death Penalty

Opposition to the death penalty has mostly come from liberal or moderate voices. That changed earlier this month when several conservative leaders began voicing their opposition to the death penalty. The N.C. Conservatives Concerned About the Death...

 

Hemphill Or Mahoney

Let’s pretend the office up for grabs is State Trooper and not Sheriff. William Hemphill and David Mahoney are vying for that office and both are good men. Results: After having heard Hemphill and Mahoney at the Sept. 16 forum answering a...

 

McMinn Is Qualified

The citizens of Transylvania County rely on our county commissioners to provide leadership and progressive ideas to further the continuing growth of the county. Lee McMinn is super-bly qualified to assure the continuing well being of the county and...

 

Re-Elect Ashe, Mahoney

I have been a small business owner in Brevard for 14 years. Over that time, I have worked with the staff at the county clerk’s office and the Sheriff’s Department, due to the nature of my business. Many of my clients have had legal matters that...

 

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