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 News    May 21, 2018 

Joe Castro Will Be On School Board Ballot

Joe Castro, retired executive director of Smart Start of Transylvania County, will appear on the November ballot as an unaffiliated candidate for the Transylvania County Board of Education. Castro,...

 
 News    May 21, 2018 

County Picked To Tackle Opioid Crisis

Transylvania County is one of 10 North Carolina local governments chosen to work to address the opioid crisis in their communities through an intensive two-year program. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the UNC School of Government...

 
 By Betsy Burrows    Education    May 21, 2018 

Teachers: Why They Teach And Why They March

Every year Brevard College graduates between eight and 15 teachers, fully prepared and licensed, and ready to begin the teaching profession. They have worked hard for this moment. For four years,...

 
 Sports    May 21, 2018 

Connestee Falls Hosts 15th VISION Golf Tournament

VISION Transylvania's 15th Annual Golf Tournament at Connestee Falls drew golfers from local companies and golf enthusiasts, alike, to fund operational expenses and a tuition scholarship for the...

 
 By Kevin Howell    Outdoors    May 21, 2018 

Nymph Fishing Western North Carolina Streams

In the current fly fishing world it seems that all the glory has shifted to fishing dry flies to large gaudy streamers that look like a small chicken being drug through the water. While that will...

 

Wentraub To Discuss Film At Sierra Club

The Pisgah Group of the Sierra Club welcomes western North Carolina filmmaker David Weintraub, creator of "Call of the Ancient Mariner," a new documentary which will be shown at the monthly meeting...

 

Anderson And Stanwood To Join WSQL Radio

WSQL has announced the addition of Ken Ander-son and Tom Stanwood to the radio station. Anderson is the station's new manager of sales, programming and new projects. Stanwood is the station's new exec...

 

Jill Hoggard Green Named Top 25 COO In Health Care

Jill Hoggard Green, Ph.D., R.N., Mission Health's Chief Operating Officer (COO) and president of Mission Hospital, has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of 2017's Top 25 COOs in health care....

 

Clubs And Organizations In Transylvania County

American Legion & Auxiliary, meets first Monday of each month, 6 p.m.; dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, Legion Hall, 55 E. Jordan St. Now a non-smoking facility. American Association of University Women AAUW branch meetings are held at the Lutheran Church of... Full story

 

Support Group Meetings In Transylvania County

AA Meetings - every day of week: for information on meeting, places and times. 885-2788 • www.aabrevardnc.org. AA Meeting - Fireside Group, Sundays 11 a.m. at United Community Bank Building, Straus Park, 1225 Asheville Highway. 885-2788. AA... Full story

 

Legal notices: May 21, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 18-E-84 EXECUTOR’S – ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Bonne Jean Bertlshofer of Transylvania Cou...

 

Bet On The House

Last Monday’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, a 1992 law that banned 46 states from legalizing sports gambling, will have wide-ranging ramifications. Some of them seem pretty cle...

 

Why People Register As Unaffiliated

As an unaffiliated voter, the editorial in the May 10 paper on “The Rise of the Unaffiliated” was of particular interest to me. One of the main reasons Republicans control state government in the legislature, and Transylvania County government, i...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    May 17, 2018

Transylvania Battered By Heavy Rains

Transylvania County survived an onslaught of rain Wednesday morning, a few accidents and some flooding. Wilson Road was also badly damaged. "Wilson Road (between U.S. 276 and Elm Bend Road) has been t...

 
 By Staff Reports    News    May 17, 2018

Volunteers Complete Multiple Projects In Pisgah

For the recent Pisgah Pride Day 2018, there were 300 volunteers working on 19 projects across the Pisgah Ranger District. During the day, the volunteers: •installed a new sign at the Ranger Station; •cleared brush from 27 miles of trails;...

 
 By Park Baker    News    May 17, 2018

Birders Get An Eyeful During Tour

"Chick-bree. Chick-bree. Chick-bree." At the sound, Michael Plauche paused his group of fellow birders who were on the lookout for the scarlet tanager, a medium-sized American songbird. For the past...

 

Muddy Sneakers

With the ubiquity of electronic devices– video games, cell phones, tablets, television, etc. – many youth rarely spend time outdoors. The prevalence and immoderate use of such devices and some of their negative impacts on children has been well...

 

BRCC Graduates Come Full Circle To Co-Teach

Poke your head in Allan Smith's office any time during the week and you are likely to see a student hanging out with the very approachable Blue Ridge biology instructor. J.C. McCarson had many...

 

TCS Educational Foundation Welcomes New Director

Transylvania County Schools Educational Foundation (TCSEF) has announced the hiring of a new executive director, Shannon Meadows Allison. Allison is a native of western North Carolina and a resident...

 

Legal notices: May 17, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION File No: 18-E-145 EXECUTOR’S – ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Patricia Galbraith Austin of...

 

Betty Allen McMillan Hudson

Betty Allen McMillan Hudson, 81, of Brevard, passed May 11, 2018. A native of Charleston, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Henry Jordan and Sarah Elizabeth Parsons Allen. In addition to her...

 

Transylvania County Among Communities Chosen To Address Opioid Crisis-Brevard NC

Transylvania County is one of 10 North Carolina local governments chosen to work to address the opioid crisis in their communities through an intensive two-year program. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the UNC School of Government...

 

Brevard Ballet Presents 'Cinderella' On June 3

Brevard Ballet will present "Cinderella" and "Raymonda" on Sunday, June 3, at 5 p.m. in Jones Auditorium of Brevard High School. Cinderella has been choreographed by Thomas Shoemaker of the South...

 

Mountain Bikers To Discuss Trail Stewardship

The final spring event of the Conserving Carolina Speaker Series will feature Kim Coram and John Wise-man, members of Pisgah Area SORBA – Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association. In "Hikes, Bikes,...

 

Squirrel Run Kicks Off Annual Festivities May 26

As is tradition, The Rotary Club of Brevard is hosting the White Squirrel Festival Run on the Saturday of the White Squirrel Festival, May 26 at 8 a.m. The race includes a timed 5K, 10K, and Fun Run. Cash prizes will be offered to the first, second,...

 

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