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Legal Notices For 10-22-12

IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE OF NORTH CAROLINA SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY 12SP25 IN THE MATTER OF THE FORECLOSURE OF A DEED OF TRUST EXECUTED BY SARAH A. COWAN AND GEORGE C. COWAN DATED JUNE 21, 2005 AND RECORDED IN BOOK 293 AT...

 

Paul Joseph Macomber

Paul Joseph Macomber, 90, of Brevard, passed away Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at The Oaks of Brevard. He was born in Hudson, Mass. to the late Paul Phillip and Katherine Ryan Macomber. One sister and one brother also preceded him in death. He proudly...

 

Erma D. Maguire

Erma D. Maguire died in Omaha, Neb. Oct. 16, 2012, at the age of 97, following a brief illness. Born in Tyrone, N.Y., she resided in Auburn, N.Y. from 1943-1976.  She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church (formerly Second Presbyterian)...

 

Rockwell MacDonald Smith

Rockwell MacDonald Smith died Oct. 19, 2012, in Brevard. Born Aug. 26, 1925, in Roanoke, Va., he was a son of the late James Brookes Smith and Margaret Morton Howison. He was preceded in death by his...

 

Sierra Club National Political Chairman To Speak Oct. 25

Ken Brame, the Sierra Club’s national political chair and North Carolina political co-chair, will talk about the political landscape at the national and state levels and the Sierra Club’s...

 

Di Ucci Named Director Of Resident Care/Nursing – Brevard NC

College Walk, senior living community, welcomes Di Ucci as its new resident care director/director of nursing. Ucci spent her last four-plus years working at Transylvania Regional Hospital. For more...

 

Employees Appreciated

Brian Center/Brevard recently celebrated Employee Appreciation Week with a fun filled week of games, prizes, and a cookout. (Courtesy photo)...

 

Permitsu Opens New Permitting, Planning, Design/ Build Office – Brevard NC

PERMITSU is a brand new company offering its professional services to clients that need help with their permitting, planning, or designing/building their new project. They will help navigate all of the local municipalities permitting requirements....

 

Oskar Blues, Sun King Drop ‘The Deuce’ In New Can – Brevard NC

Colorado-based Oskar Blues Brewery and Indiana-based Sun King Brewery have created “The Deuce”, their second CANlaboration project to unite the brewer’s friendship and passion for pushing the boundaries of craft beer in a can. The Deuce is a...

 

Youth Rosman Tiger Cheerleaders Win Competition

On Oct. 20, the Rosman Tiger cheerleading team won the championship in the termite division of the Western North Carolina Youth Cheerleading Competition. Pictured from left to right on the back row are: Christa Rigsby, Rachel Carnathen, Emma...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    October 22, 2012

School Survey Gives Parents Calendar Options - Brevard NC

In response to changes in state law affecting school calendars for the 2013-2014 academic year, Transylvania County Schools is posting an online parent survey to guage community opinions and get feedback about potential options moving forward. The...

 
 By Eric Crews    News    October 22, 2012

Guilty Pleas Made In Fraud Case — Brevard NC

The case of the retired schoolteacher Angela Hill, who was bilked of nearly $20,000 earlier this year, has ended with each of the three people accused of stealing from her behind bars. Kimberly Duncan, who was hired as a certified nursing assistant...

 
 By Eric Crews    News    October 22, 2012

Bear Encounters Close Outdoor Areas – Brevard NC

Recent bear encounters have led to the closing of the Shining Rock Wilderness and Graveyard Fields areas, for the first time in five years, according to Jeff Owenby, with the U.S. Forest Service A...

 
 By Eric Crews    News    October 22, 2012

Autopsy: No Obvious Cause Of Death — Brevard NC

Preliminary results of the autopsy of Hank Few, whose body was found Oct. 13 near Sapphire, revealed “no anatomical cause or obvious signs of injury causing his death.” The results of the autopsy, which was conducted Oct. 15 at Baptist Hospital...

 

Transylvania Voters Turnout For One-Stop - Brevard NC

After three days, 1,753 voters have cast their ballots during one-stop voting in Transylvania County. According to the local Board of Elections, 687 registered Democrats have voted, while 592 registered Republicans, 473 unaffiliated and one Libertari...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    October 22, 2012

Cardinal Drive-In Comes Back After Fire - Brevard NC

With orders flooding in, milkshakes being stirred and a slew of cars enjoying the warm October afternoon, Cardinal Drive-In was back and open for business last Thursday, roughly three months after a...

 

Commission Closing Pisgah Wildlife Center’s Store - Brevard NC

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education is closing its “Wild Store” gift shop and will hold a special close-out sale, with all items reduced 40 percent. “The Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education will cont...

 

Forest Service Cracking Down On Ginseng Poaching – Brevard NC

Kristin Bail, forest supervisor of the U.S. Forest Service National Forests in North Carolina, announced Friday that agency law enforcement officers are cracking down on the poaching of ginseng in the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests. “Forest...

 

Cycling Team Claims National Honor – Brevard NC

The Brevard College Cycling Team beat 25 other teams in their division to claim their third national title in four years at the 2012 Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships. The event, which...

 

Recreating History

Sophie DiBella, 6, and Billy DiBella, 8, are dressed in clothes representing young Mary Roberts and Thomas Allison, at the Allison Family Reunion Saturday. Roberts and Allison married later in life...

 

Community Garden Shares Its Bounty

“Last fall we didn’t know whether we’d even have a garden. By July, we had squash plants tall enough for small children to hide under,” said Rob Field, rector at St. Philip’s Episcopal...

 

Library To Host Storytelling Shows, Workshops – Brevard NC

Tales will be told and laughter will ring through the rafters as renowned storytellers and area listeners of all ages gather once again for the Brevard Storytelling Festival Friday and Saturday, Nov....

 

Transylvania Art Guild To Exhibit At Land Of Waterfalls Art Gallery – Cedar Mountain NC

Transylvania Art Guild will exhibit paintings at the Land of Waterfalls Gallery from Wednesday, Oct. 24, to Wednesday, Oct. 31. All art mediums will be included in this showing of exciting paintings. Many of the artists in the exhibit are well known...

 

Brevard High School To Host Dance For Senior Citizens – Brevard NC

A “Swinging with the Seniors” dance will be held in the Brevard High School cafeteria Saturday, Nov. 3, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The dance is sponsored by students from Brevard High School and is an effort to connect high school students to senior...

 

Pipapelli Combines Guitar With Bagpipe And Saxopho

Bagpipes may seem like an odd fit for a blues group, but Pipapelli (pronounced Pipe-Uh-Pelly) makes it work. With the aid of a guitar wah-wah pedal, RJ Grady transforms the traditional Celtic instrument into a wholly new experience, both onstage and...

 

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