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Library To Host Start @ Home: N.C. Virtual Family History Fair - Brevard, NC

The North Carolina Government and Heritage Library and the State Archives of North Carolina are taking the Family History Fair on the road through live streaming on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The Local History Room at the...

 

Local Authors Pen Book To Better Engage Employees - Brevard, NC

Brevard authors Michael McCarthy and Janis Allen have published the new book "Ready? Set? Engage!: A Field Guide for Employees to Create Their Own Culture of Participa-tion and Implement Innovative...

 
 By John Welch    Arts    November 2, 2017

BC To Give Veterans Day Concert - Brevard, NC

The Brevard College Wind Ensemble and the Brevard Community Band will present a free concert Thursday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Brevard College’s Porter Center. The concert will be conducted by Dr. Eric Peterson and Jamie Hafner and include special...

 

Lumberyard To Hold Block Party Nov. 11 - Brevard, NC

To celebrate an incredible year of growth at the Lumberyard Arts District in Brevard, the businesses in that neighborhood will be throwing a block party from 1 – 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11. The public is invited to come and enjoy an afternoon of...

 

American Legion, Museum To Host Dance, Fundraiser - Brevard, NC

The American Legion and WNC Military History Museum will present a Veterans Day Dance and fundraiser at the American Legion Hall on Saturday, Nov. 11, from 6-11 p.m. The American Legion is located at...

 

Brevard Little Theatre Delivers Nostalgia With 'Curtain Call Series' - Brevard, NC

Brevard Little Theatre (BLT) kicks off its “Curtain Call Series” by presenting the Old Time Radio Shows. There once was a time, before podcasts, Siri and Spotify – even before television – when families would gather together and spend their...

 

Friends Of Library Book Sale A Success - Brevard, NC

The 28th Annual Friends of the Library Book Sale held in October was a success to the credit of many people. The Friends are extremely grateful to all the people who donated books throughout the year, the large number of volunteers who worked...

 

News of Organizations

Rotary Club Of Pisgah Forest The Nov. 8 guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest will be Susie Fendon, a victim of polio at a very young age in 1950. The after effects she is now living with are called “Polio Plus Syndrome.” Fendon will...

 

Brevard Travels To Pisgah In Pivotal Showdown Game - Brevard, NC

The stakes couldn’t possibly be any higher for Brevard on Friday night. Playing on the road in the regular season finale against their arch rival in a game that could be make-or-break for the Blue Devils’ playoff hopes. Brevard (6-4) and Pisgah...

 

Brevard, Rosman Fight For Final Playoff Spots Friday Night - Brevard, NC

When the ball kicks off Friday night at 7:30 p.m. the Brevard Blue Devils and the Rosman Tigers will have 48 minutes to keep their postseason hopes alive. Both teams are in the midst of slides at the worst possible time, with Brevard losing three...

 

Tigers Host Yellowjackets For 'Win-And-In' Season Finale - Rosman, NC

It’s winner take-all Friday night in Rosman as the Tigers host Hayesville in a game where the victor advances to the playoffs and the loser gets to clean out the lockers for the year. Rosman (2-8) and Hayesville (2-8) are currently tied for fifth...

 

Tornados Net 5 Goals In Victory Over Owls - Brevard, NC

The Brevard College women's soccer team scored a season-high five goals in their final match of the season in a win over Warren Wilson on Tuesday night. The Tornados (11-6-1) tied their season high in shots recorded in a match (23), with Sallie...

 

Ray, Coye Qualify For XC State Meet

While they didn't qualify as part of a team, Jonathan Ray, of Rosman, and Will Coye, of Brevard, qualified individually for the state championship cross country meet after turning in standout...

 

Sharing House Food Drive Is Saturday

The Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest, Q102-FM and The Transylvania Times will sponsor the Nov. 4 food drive to Pack The Pantry for Sharing House. The community-wide effort includes volunteers from...

 

Local State Farm Collects Letters To Veterans - Brevard, NC

Meredith Baldridge State Farm, a local insurance company, has announ-ced that they will be collecting letters, drawings and cards to send to U.S. veterans and active service members in honor of Veterans Day. Letters may be dropped off any day during...

 

SOC Computer Course To Cover Social Media - Brevard, NC

Silvermont Opportunity Center has been hosting a free class on computer basics since mid-Septem-ber. Course instructor Eric Smith will be sharing tips for social media with participants at the senior center on Thursdays, Nov. 9 and Nov. 16, starting...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Join the congregation Sunday, Nov. 5, for worship at 8:30 or 11 a.m. Special music for worship will be provided by the Chancel Choir and by Jan Hart, pianist. Keith Thompson’s message will be “Close Your Eyes i...

 

Rev. Rosser Lee Eakes

Rev. Rosser Lee Eakes, 86, of Horseshoe, passed away Sunday, Oct. 29. 2017. A native of Nash County, N.C., he was the son of the late Theophilus Wesley Eakes and the late Mary Jane Perry Eakes. In...

 

General Ned Whitmire

Faithful husband, loving father and loyal friend passed away peacefully at Elizabeth House in Fletcher, following a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was born in Brevard April 25, 1945, to the late Ira Edwin and Edna Louise Owen Whitmire. He...

 

Legal Notices for November 2, 2017

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION BEFORE THE CLERK FILE NO: 17-E-337 IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF EDWARD GARDNER CEELY EXECUTOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the... Full story

 

Oskar Blues Brewery's Barrel-Aged Ten FIDY Imperial Stout Returns

Oskar Blues Brewery is bringing barrel-aged back. The highly anticipated Oskar Blues Barrel-Aged Ten FIDY is set for national release this month with tapping parties in North Carolina and Colorado scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 11. America’s first...

 

Help Feed The Hungry

It is an unfortunate fact that many people in this county, particularly children, are underfed or do not know when they will have their next meal. The Backpack Buddies program sends home hundreds of meals each weekend with students. Over the summer,...

 

TIME Scientists Seek Funding

Public schools are having to adjust their budgets just to maintain traditional services. As a result, many programs are dependent upon outside funding. One such academically worthwhile group is the TIME 4 Real Science program. The program has been...

 

Comporium Was Impressive

I would like to compliment Comporium in Brevard for their quick response on Monday, Oct. 23, after the wind and rain brought down my Internet connection. A huge tree uprooted and fell across the road into my house, bringing other smaller trees and...

 

Morrow Makes Good Decisions

Good government doesn’t just happen. We elect them and that is why I a voting for Councilman Mac Morrow. I am voting for Mac Morrow in part because he is familiar with local government, he has served for over 25 years, and because he is a homeowner...

 

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