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Steele To Discuss, Play Early Shape Note Tunes - Brevard, NC

On Friday, Aug. 25, at 7:30 p.m., organist Dr. Charlie W. Steele will present a program at Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church located at 249 E. Main St., in Brevard. Titled “19th Century Shape Note Tunes,” the lecture-recital program will...

 

Principal Profile: Brevard Middle School: Jeff Bailey

Jeff Bailey Brevard Middle School 400 Fisher Road Brevard, NC 28712 jbailey@tcsnc.org (828) 884-2091 Website: bms.tcsnc.org Instagram: @Brevard_Middle_School I am beginning my 26th year as an...

 

Principal Profile: Davidson River School: Donna Wilde

Donna Wilde Davidson River School 970 Ecusta Rd. Brevard, NC 28712 dwilde@tcsnc.org (828) 884-9567 Website: drs.tcsnc.org Twitter: @DavidsonRvrSch Instagram: @davidson_river_school My name is Donna...

 

Principal Profile: Brevard High School: Dr. Bryan Abernethy

Dr. Bryan Abernethy Brevard High School 609 N. Country Club Rd. Brevard, NC 28712 babernethy@tcsnc.org (828) 884-4103 Website: bhs.tcsnc.org Twitter: @BrevardHS My name is Bryan Abernethy and I am cur...

 

Brevard College Welcomes New Executive Assistant To The President - Brevard, NC

` Brevard College has announced that Julia Gray has joined the Office of the President as the executive assistant to the president. Gray replaces Mary Waldroff, who is now the director of Development...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Whoever said, “Sticks and stones can break my bones, but words will never harm me,” was clueless. Words can hurt, but they can also heal. Come Sunday to hear Keith Thompson’s message on “The Taming of the...

 

The Lutheran Church Awards Local Grants - Brevard, NC

In July, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Brevard was pleased to provide a total of $20,000 in grants to one global and several local organizations. El Centro Comunitario Hispano-Americano strives to enhance the wellness and the integration...

 

At Brevard FUMC: Pianist David Troy Francis To Give Concert Sunday

The Music Ministry of Brevard First United Methodist Church will present pianist David Troy Francis in concert on Sunday, Aug. 20, at 4 p.m. This is the second concert given by Francis at the church,...

 

Bonnie Bearss Burgan

Bonnie Bell Bearss Burgan died peacefully in Brevard Aug. 14, 2017. She was born March 25, 1924, in Ellsworth, Mich. to Hubert and Rose Bearss. She was raised in Michigan and married Grover Burgan in 1943. They later moved to Charleston, W.Va.,...

 

Frances Quinn Pratt

Frances Quinn Pratt, of Brevard, passed away Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. Born April 22, 1923, in Columbus, Ohio, she was the daughter of John Earl Quinn Sr. and Eva Bondurant Quinn and grew up in Roanoke, Va. A graduate of Roanoke College, she was a...

 

Attendees Eat Well, Raise Money During Art Spark - Brevard, NC

The Transylvania Community Arts Council' summer fundraiser, Art Spark 2017, was held Sunday at the Brevard Lumberyard, which is located off King Street and Railroad Avenue. As well as food and drink,...

 

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

 

Transylvania Eclipse

Next Monday's total solar eclipse may only last a minute or two depending on where you are, but preparations for the event have been going on for months. Since earlier this year, the county's...

 

William "Bill" St. Clair Austin

William “Bill” St. Clair Austin, 96, died peacefully at his residence in College Walk, Aug. 9, 2017 after a period of declining health. Born in 1921 to William and Mildred Austin in Oneida, N.Y., he moved to Brevard with his parents and little...

 

Tornado Football Players Report In Preparation Of Opener

When Brevard College football players reported last Tuesday, they were greeted at J. A. Jones Library by virtually every department on campus, all sporting new CREEK Crew special edition solar eclipse shirts. In addition to moving into campus...

 

Prepare Now For The Eclipse

One week from today a total solar eclipse will occur across parts of America and Transylvania County. What actually will happen that day is difficult to predict. There are some 200 million Americans that live within a day’s drive of the 70-mile...

 

Plenty Of Things Planned To Celebrate Solar Eclipse - Brevard, NC

As Transylvania County is one of the few counties in North Carolina that will be in the “zone of totality” for the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, there are a number of events planned to celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime event. The Pisgah...

 

Catherine Sue "Cathy" Atwell

Catherine Sue “Cathy” Atwell, 73 of Asheville, passed away, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, at Mission Hospital. Born in Brevard, she was preceded in death by her parents, William Barr “Bill” Atwell and Carrie Killian Atwell; two brothers, Cecil Herber...

 

Church Activities

Bethel “A” Baptist Bethel “A” Baptist Church will celebrate Pastor George Larry Davis’s second pastoral anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 13, at 3 p.m. Davis, known as a “servant for God’s people,” has been preaching the Gospel for 40 years...

 

Educational Crisis Since WW II

America is in the throes of an educational crisis because of critical pedagogy. Critical pedagogy attempts to help students question and challenge beliefs set firmly in the public consciousness. Advocates of critical pedagogy view teaching as an...

 

Local Pottery Family Keeps Dabbing Away

Though a progeny of potters, 12-year-old Jessie Dodson prefers ballet to ceramics. But family tradition can be hard to override, even with the reluctance of youth. Jessie, daughter of Carol and John... Full story

 

Barton Scores Second Ace Of Career At Junior Tournament

In what was her last competition before joining the ranks of NCAA golf, former Brevard Lady Blue Devil Meredith Barton made the most of things as she recently recorded the second hole-in-one of her...

 
 By John Lanier    News    August 10, 2017

School Board Votes To Put Bond On 2018 Ballot

The Transylvania County Board of Education voted unanimously Monday evening to request a general obligation bond be placed on the general election ballot in November 2018. The board, however, did not determine how much money for capital needs it... Full story

 

News of Organizations

Basic Apple Group Due to the upcoming solar eclipse, the monthly meeting of the Basic Apple Group has been moved to Monday, Aug. 14, at 10 a.m. for Apple computers users. iPad and iPhone users meeting begins at 11:30. The focus of this month’s...

 

Picturing The Past: Brevard Leaders Buried In Oak Grove Cemetery - Brevard, NC

The Oak Grove Cemetery on the Asheville Highway across from Blue Ridge Community College is the burial place of two men who played a major role in the formation of the Town of Brevard. When...

 

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