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City Council To Hold Special Meeting Thursday On Brevard Place

Brevard City Council will meet in a special called meeting Thursday and hold a public hearing on the Brevard Place Planned Development District (PDD) Preliminary Master Plan and Final Master Plan for Phase I. Brevard Place is the new name of the...

 

Legal Notices For September 1, 2014

IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE DISTRICT COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 14-CVD-232 STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA GEORGE PATRICK GILLEN, Plaintiff, vs. MARIA GLORIA FARIA-GILLEN, Defendant. NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION NCGS... Full story

 

Kenneth Lyle Anders

Kenneth Lyle Anders, 53, of Lake Toxaway, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. He was the son of the late Lyle James and Patricia Seleska Anders. He enjoyed dirt track racing and truck driving, but...

 

Eloise Juanita Burtis Crow

Eloise Juanita Burtis Crow, born in Dallas, Texas, Oct. 14, 1926,  was taken from this earth by her Savior Aug. 27, 2014, while sleeping in her own bed at the Waterford Retirement Community she...

 

Robert "Bob" Gordon Heseltine Jr.

Robert "Bob" Gordon Heseltine Jr., 75, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Aug. 27, 2014, after a brief illness. He is predeceased by his parents, Robert Gordon Heseltine and Marcella Alma Heseltine. He is...

 

Alvena Irene Diveley Kelchne

Alvena Irene Diveley Kelchner, 69, of Etowah, went home to be with the Lord Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 at Pardee Memorial Hospital, in Hendersonville, following a brief illness. Born in Decatur, Ill. Oct. 19, 1944, she was the daughter of the late...

 

Melinda Leigh Ponder

Melinda Leigh Ponder, 35, of Brevard, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. She was the daughter of Ronnie Ponder and Janet J. Ponder. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, William...

 

Dr. Everett Wayne Woodworth

Dr. Everett Wayne Woodworth, 90, of Brevard, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Dr. Woodworth was a native of Buffalo, N.Y. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Lois Jean, son, Wayne, mother and father, Ruth Keiling Woodworth and Dr....

 

Rev. Russell Owen Cutchins

Rev. Russell Owen Cutchins age 84, of Brevard “Went home to be with the Lord” Thursday Aug. 28, 2014. He was born April 3, 1930 in Newport News, Va. to the late Wesley Ocie Cutchins and Joyce Edwards Cutchins. Rev. Cutchins was a member of...

 

Michael "Toby" Lee Carden

Michael “Toby” Lee Carden, age 43, of Brevard passed away Aug. 27, 2014. He was born Dec. 8, 1970 in Richmond, Va. He is survived by his wife, Hope Lawrence Carden; two daughters, Heaven Leigh Carden and Hannah Cantrell; two brothers, Matthew...

 

Middle Class Falls Behind

Another Labor Day has arrived and the economic standing of American laborers and the middle class continues to decline as the rich get richer. This has been well documented from organizations all along the political spectrum: • There are nearly 2...

 

No Exceptions To UDO

The Planning Board was wrong in giving unanimous approval to the preliminary master plan for the former Rodeway Inn site as well as phase one of the final master plan when they had doubts about any aspect of it. The city of Brevard has the UDO for a...

 

No More Minimum Wage Jobs

I read your story on development of the Rodeway Inn site with considerable interest, particularly the reasons for rejecting proposed uses for the site. If Norah Davis thinks fast-food businesses are desirable because of the jobs they bring, she...

 

Favors McMinn

What are taxes for? Just keeping the lights on in our county is one purpose, but isn’t investing in the future not another, perhaps even more important? Pledging not to raise taxes, or to keep them low comes across as reluctance to invest in...

 

The Last Business We Need

Living income standard for a family of four must earn $50,390/year to pay for basic needs. The adults in the household would need to earn a combined $24.23/hour. Another fast food restaurant in Brevard is the last kind of business we need. Terry...

 

Demand First-Class Public Schools

The opening of the public school year, about two months before the November election, stirs me to wonder how do we stop the current erosion of our public schools by our representatives in Raleigh? There have been attacks on the professional status...

 

Golf Tournament To Benefit Sheriff's SHIELD Camp – Transylvania County NC

Yes, the future of golf is unclear, as your editorial headline suggests. Stand-alone golf courses are struggling for lack of players. But your editorial left out one important factor. While people are indeed pursuing other sports like hiking,...

 

Births In Transylvania

Gabriella Jan Brown Isaac and Tara Brown, of Brevard, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Gabriella Jane Brown, born July 24, 2014, at Park Ridge Hospital, in Fletcher. Her maternal...

 

Girl Scouts Seek Members As School Year Begins – Transylvania County NC

It’s back-to-school time and with that comes the anticipation for girls to join Girl Scouts! In Girl Scouting, girls are always counting down to the next adventure.Maybe it’s artistic. Maybe it’s an experiment. Maybe it’s getting outside or...

 

Pressley, Pilley Engagement Announced

Megan Brianna Pressley, of Brevard, and Trevor Wayne Pilley, of Williamsburg, Va., are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Jeff and Tammy Pressley, of Brevard....

 

Cady Suddeth Represents Transylvania At Summit – Rosman NC

Rosman High School student Cady Suddeth represented Transylvania County at the fifth annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Youth Summit held in Asheville Aug. 15-16. North Carolina 4-H and the North Carolina Cooper-ative E...

 

News of Organizations

Beekeeping Club The Transylvania Beekeeping Club will hold its monthly meeting Monday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. at the Community Service Center in Brevard. Club member Ernie Caldwell will be doing a presentation on candle making with bees wax. All beekeepe...

 

Maggie Jones Elected To National Office – Brevard NC

The American Legion Auxiliary Brevard unit 88 is proud to announce that Maggie Jones was elected to the office of Honorary National Junior Southern-Division Vice President at the National Junior Convention held Aug. 22-24 in Charlotte. Jones is the...

 

N.C. 215 Project Postponed Indefinitely - Brevard NC

County officials recently announced the proposed construction of a new route on N.C. 215 between Balsam Gap and Rosman has been postponed indefinitely, marking a new setback for the project that has been discussed for nearly two decades. County Manag...

 

Connestee Falls Voters Reject Clubhouse Plans - Brevard NC

After a month of gathering votes, Connestee Falls officials announced on Saturday that homeowners have voted against proposed upgrades to Connestee’s clubhouse and wellness facility. The project – which was estimated to cost $9,625,000 – would...

 

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