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 News    June 23, 2016 

Police Charge Man In Drive-By Shooting

Brevard Police have charged a Hendersonville man for his alleged involvement in a drive-by shooting on Monday evening. Brevard Police Chief Phil Harris said 25-year-old Marquis Logan, of 724 North...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    June 23, 2016 

Brevard Passes Budget

The city of Brevard passed its budget unanimously on Monday, approving a $34.8 million spending plan that would increase taxes less than a cent. The spending plan is up from $24.5 million last year and the tax rate will be up slightly from $.4725 to...

 
 Arts & Entertainment    June 23, 2016 

Music Center Ready For For Spectacular Summer

Brevard Music Center will celebrate its 80th anniversary this summer, and the celebration promises to be a spectacular one with a wide range of shows and technical and physical improvements to...

 
 News    June 23, 2016 

Lumberyard Growth Creates New Problems

City residents and business owners are calling on the city to reexamine the parking on King Street in Brevard after redevelopment has led to an overflow of traffic and parking. During Brevard City...

 
 News    June 23, 2016 

Burning Bright

This blaze lit up the Silversteen neighborhood in Brevard on Monday evening. The fire, however, was a controlled burn by the Brevard Fire Department, whose members can be seen at the far...

 
 Arts & Entertainment    June 23, 2016 

Arts & Culture 2016 Celebration Kicks Off Friday

Arts & Culture Celebration 2016 Kicks-Off with the Brevard 4th Friday Gallery Walk on Friday, June 24. Twenty-six downtown art galleries, retail stores and restaurants will be participating in the June 24 Gallery Walk from 5-8 p.m. Downtown art...

 
 Arts & Entertainment    June 23, 2016 

Number 7 Gallery To Feature Works Of Locals

This Friday the Number 7 art gallery will host a raffle for artwork by each of June's three featured artists: Joe Bruneau - basketmaker, Lucy Clark - potter and Sue Hershey - photographer. The winner...

 
 Lifestyles    June 23, 2016 

VFW Auxiliary 4309 Appreciation Treasure Hunt

The members of VFW Auxiliary 4309 in Brevard were treated to an Appreciation Treasure Hunt in recognition of their support of the organization. This annual event has a theme and this year it was a...

 
 Lifestyles    June 23, 2016 

McClure Celebrates 100th Birthday

On June 11, 2016, Hazel McClure, formerly of Brevard, celebrated her 100th birthday with her family and friends at The Bridge at Lake Pointe in Hendersonville....

 
 Arts & Entertainment    June 23, 2016 

Senior Art Students Open Windows Into 'Xanadu'

While the actual city of Shangdu isn't difficult to locate any more on a map or by the roads in China, the popular Western name "Xanadu" once stood for a distant, imaginary place far off the beaten...

 
 Education    June 23, 2016 

Muddy Sneakers Celebrates Eighth Anniversary

In the fall of 2008, Muddy Sneakers was in its infancy and facing the reality of being an unproven start-up in a very difficult economic time. Gloria Clouse, former Board President, remembers the...

 
 Sports    June 23, 2016 

Local Billiards Team Bound For Vegas

The Charlie's Tire pool team, of Brevard, recently qualified for the 2016 American Poolplayers Association World Pool Championship after winning a regional tournament held at Fat Cats Billiards in...

 
 By Randall Stewart    Sports    June 23, 2016 

Demarcus Threatt Named To NCCSIA Second Team All-State

Demarcus Threatt has been named second team all-state in the College Division by the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA). A transfer from Division I Fairfield after spending two seasons at Snead State Community College,...

 
 By Wes Dickson    Outdoors    June 23, 2016 

Thank you, Transylvania

Thank you, Transylvania County. Thank you for being unique. I have traveled to many other outdoor destinations in the United States and Canada, but no other location has what we have. Our mountains...

 
 Obituaries    June 23, 2016 

Hazel Gravley

Hazel Gravley, of Brevard, passed away June 17, 2016, after a prolonged illness. She is survived by her sons, Teddy Gravley and Daniel Gravley; two sisters, Ruth Gauthier and Faye Johnson; two brothers, Robert Green and Tim Green; also three...

 
 Obituaries    June 23, 2016 

Lois Ann Harris

Lois Ann Harris, 68, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2016. She was born in Transylvania County Aug. 8, 1947, to the late Julia S. and Larry Harris Sr. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in...

 
 Obituaries    June 23, 2016 

Elizabeth King

Elizabeth King, 88, of Hendersonville, formerly of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at Mountain View Health and Rehab. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, June 24, 2016, at Union Grove Baptist Church in Hendersonville. Rev....

 
 Obituaries    June 23, 2016 

Mary Patricia Jarvis Tangney

Mary Patricia Jarvis Tangney, 83, of Etowah, passed away June 13, 2016, at her daughter's home with her family by her side. She was born in Decatur, Ill. March 18, 1933. Surviving is her daughter,...

 
 Obituaries    June 23, 2016 

Sharon Diane Teague Windom

On June 17, 2016 Sharon Diane Teague Windom joined the presence of our Lord and Savior. She was a woman of strong faith and a member of Community Baptist Church in Brevard. She was the daughter of the late Newton Joseph Teague and Lucy Nell Coran Tea...

 
 By BJ Winchester    Features    June 23, 2016 

Local Group Takes In Sights On Cuban Cruise

Aloha Seas Travel, LLC had planned a trip to Cuba for over a year as soon as they heard that President Obama had lifted the travel restrictions for Americans to travel to this country after 56 years....

 
 Opinion    June 23, 2016 

80 And New

The world’s pre-eminent banjo player performing a concerto. One of the top pop female singers of the last 30 years blending her band with an orchestra. A world premiere opera based on a film noir detective story. A gospel legend leading a group of...

 
 Opinion    June 23, 2016 

Expand Voting Hours

On Friday, July 1, at 10 a.m., the Transylvania County Board of Elections is scheduled to consider poll hours and locations for the November 2016 general election. Their decisions will determine how many of us, along with our friends and neighbors,...

 
 Opinion    June 23, 2016 

SHIIP Funding In Peril

In the coming days, the House Appropriations Committee will consider a bill that funds the Medicare State Health Insurance Assistance Programs (SHIIP) and other services that older adults, individuals with disabilities, and their caregivers rely...

 
 Opinion    June 23, 2016 

Presidential Candidates

I have been a registered voter since 1956, and I must confess that I have never written in the name of a candidate. If ever there was an election when a write-in would be the way to go, it is this year’s presidential election. As the headline for a...

 
 Church    June 23, 2016 

Church Directory

ANGLICAN ST. PATRICK’S ANGLICAN CHURCH Level B, Hollingsworth Building, 147 East Main St., Brevard Rev. Nicholas R Henderson, Vicar SUN-9:30a.m. Study;Wed–Noon Service 10:30a.m. Holy Eucharist 828-687-0115 ASSEMBLY OF GOD DESTINY CHRISTIAN... Full story

 

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