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Brevard College Fall Chorale Concert To Be Held Thursday – Brevard NC

Brevard College's Fall Choral Concert will take place on Thursday, Oct. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in The Porter Center for Performing Arts' Scott Concert Hall. The choral concert is free and open to the public...

 

Stolen Hearts And Joe Taylor To Perform In Brevard This Weekend – Brevard NC

Stolen Hearts takes the stage at 185 King St. Friday night at 8 p.m. Heart is the name of the game for these two lovers. Self-taught musicians, they have each poured their passion for blues and soul into a given talent that has been moving audiences...

 

Cornerstone Artists To Present Their Work This Weekend – Brevard NC

Six artists will be presenting their artwork to the public at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church Oct. 14 and 15. See captivating paintings of local wildlife, landscapes and landmarks. Horses and other varied subjects will also please the eye. The...

 

October Is A Busy Month For Members Of DAR – Brevard NC

The October meeting of the Waightstill Avery Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution was called to order by Regent Nancy Funston. Assisted by the Chaplain, Barbara Monteith, the ritual began....

 

News Of Organizaitons

Cathey’s Creek Democrats Cathey’s Creek Democrats invite all to a meet and greet Democratic state candidates at the Cathey’s Creek Community Center located at 131 Island Ford Road on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Food and games wi...

 

Halloween Events Return To Silvermont This Year – Brevard NC

It's almost time for the "Lighted Pumpkin Patch & Revenge of the White Squirrels" event at Silvermont! The extensive collection of lighted pumpkin and other Halloween decorations that were...

 

Knights To Hold Blood Drive – Brevard NC

The next Knights of Columbus Red Cross blood drive is Monday, Oct. 17, from noon to 5 p.m. in the fellowship hall at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Giving blood takes less than an hour and is a way of giving life to those in need. Calls will be made...

 

Falcons To Test Blue Devils' Run Defense Friday Night – Brevard NC

One week after knocking off East Henderson, the Brevard Blue Devils get another payback opportunity at the expense of another Henderson County team. This time it’s against the West Henderson Falcons – who beat Brevard 12-7 last season after...

 

Prep Roundup

Lady Blue Devils Sweep Mustangs The Brevard High School volleyball team continued it’s domination over 2A competition Tuesday night as they cruised past Smoky Mountain 3-0. The Lady Blue Devils won the match 25-7, 25-6, 25-5. Brevard’s record...

 

Meredith Barton Named WNCAC Player Of The Year – Brevard NC

Brevard High School senior Meredith Barton was recently named the WNC Athletic Conference female golfer of the year after winning the 18-hole first place medal at the conference tournament. Fellow...

 

Blue Devils XC Place Third, Tenth At Furman Invitational – Brevard NC

Only hours after Hurricane Matthew struck land and began flooding South Carolina, the Blue Devils found themselves in the Upstate preparing to race in one of the most prestigious meets in the state....

 

Tigers Host Braves, Both Teams Look For First SMC Win – Rosman NC

There are no guarantees in life, but one thing is certain: after Friday night’s game either Rosman or Cherokee will get off the schneid. The Tigers (1-6) and the Braves (3-4) are both struggling amidst three-game losing streaks, both are winless...

 

Lambert Nets 12 Kills As Tornados Blow Past Crusaders 3-0 – Brevard NC

Erin Barr flicks the ball over the net during the second set of Brevard College's 3-0 win over North Greenville Tuesday night.(Times photos by Jeremiah Reed)...

 

BC Cyclers Put On Impressive Display at Conference Championships – Brevard NC

The Brevard College Cycling team traveled to Mars Hill, N.C. this past weekend to compete in the 2016 Southeast Cycling Conference Championship. The Tornados did not disappoint, turning in multiple top-five finishes throughout the weekend. Freshman...

 

Rosman Youth Basketball Signups This Saturday

Rosman youth basketball is back for its second season and signups will take place this Saturday, Oct. 15, in the lobby of Rosman High School's new gym from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $60 per...

 

Daniel Furr Tournament Draws 86 Golfers To The Links – Connestee Falls NC

8th Annual Daniel Furr Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament was held at Connestee Falls Golf Club. Joe and Sandra Furr were joined by 86 golfers and 18 volunteers who enjoyed a wonderful day of golf,...

 

SciGirls To Explore 'Flower Power' On Oct. 25 – Brevard NC

Area girls ages 9-14 are invited to learn about plant life cycles during the "Flower Power" SciGirls program Oct. 25, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Transylvania County Extension Office, located at 98 East...

 

VFW Breakfast Speaker To Discuss Suicides – Brevard NC

Recently, the Veterans Administration released the details of a study on veteran suicides. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Department of Defense gathered and analyzed mortality records for 55 million veterans from every state...

 

Patriots Clayton, Orr To Be Honored

The Blue Ridge Chapter of The Sons of the American Revolution organization will sponsor two ceremonies honoring two patriots buried in Transylvania County at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22, beginning at Davidson River Cemetery and ending at Orr...

 

Oskar Blues Expanding Its International Reach-Brevard NC

Oskar Blues Brewery is expanding its international markets. By the end of this year, Oskar Blues will launch in Puerto Rico, Spain, Chile, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and Belgium. In early 2017, the company will be in Brazil, New Zealand and Japan....

 

Helen Holden Barton

Helen Holden Barton, 89, of Hendersonville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016. A native of Transylvania County, she was the daughter of the late Wesley and Eliza Wilson Holden and was the wife of the late Ralph Barton. She was a member of Little...

 

Ernest "Goo" John Jenkins

Ernest “Goo” John Jenkins, 46, of Brevard, passed away Oct. 9, 2016, in Jackson County, N.C. He was a native and lifelong resident of Brevard and was a son of the late Thomas Dewey and Evadeen Hoxit Jenkins. He attended school in Brevard. He was...

 

Carroll Garvin Hughes III

Carroll Garvin Hughes III, 80, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. He was a son of the late Carroll G. and Louise Lawson Hughes. A graduate of Clemson University, he was also a United States Army Veteran. He was a long-time member of The...

 

Barbara Jean Fenton

Barbara Jean Fenton, 79, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. A native of Akron, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Mary Elliott Minden. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard...

 

Vickie E. Rigsby

Vickie E. Rigsby, 58, of Fletcher, passed away Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock. A native of Franklin, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Milas Andrew and Barbara Emory Donaldson. She was a very kind and caring person...

 

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