The Transylvania Times -

(7328) stories found containing 'carolina'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 7328



Legal Notices for September 29, 2016

NORTH CAROLINA TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION BEFORE THE CLERK FILE: 16-E-325 IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF BETTY M. TINSLEY, DECEASED NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS Having qualified as Executor of the... Full story

 

Grand Deceptions

Politicians are typically wary of the press. Since they want their programs implemented and want to be re-elected, they generally seek to be presented in a positive light. The duty of the press, on the other hand, is to report what politicians are...

 

Impressed With Copelof

I don’t know when I have been as impressed with a candidate for public office as I have been with Maureen Copelof, who is running as our representative in District 113 of the N.C. House of Representatives. Why is that so? Maybe it’s the 30 years...

 

Patty Lynn Branham Cover

Patty Lynn Branham Cover, 51, of Brevard, passed away Sept. 21, 2016. A native of Columbus, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Everett and Mabel Alley Branham. In addition to her parents, her sister, Kathy Hinkle, also preceded her in death....

 

Discipline Discreetly

Last Monday night at the school board meeting a parent expressed her deep concerns about the disciplinary approach implemented in the county’s elementary schools. The system, which has been and is employed in numerous school systems throughout the...

 

Lesser Candidates

I attended the Candidate Forum for state offices last week in Hendersonville. The event was hosted by that city’s League of Women Voters in the City Operations Building. They had a turnout of about 75 souls, including the smiling and patriotically...

 

Voter ID Laws Restrict Rights

In a defense of North Carolina’s Voter ID law (The Transylvania Times, Sept. 19), Al Mercer cites a Pew Center study of the deficiencies in America’s voter registration system, an editorial in the Wall Street Journal, claims of judicial bias and...

 

Focus On Facts With Voter ID

I’d like to thank Mr. Mockridge for reading my letter about the NC voter ID Act of 2013. My only reason for writing the letter was to present facts showing that it did not suppress black voters as so often claimed by those who oppose the Act....

 

Legal Notices for September 26, 2016

NOTICE OF THE RELOCATION OF THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS OFFICE Notice is hereby given that the Transylvania County Board of Elections office will be relocated to the Transylvania County Election Center located at, 150 South Gaston Street, Suite A,... Full story

 

The Democratic Bus Makes Stop At Silvermont – Brevard NC

More than 200 local residents welcomed Demo-cratic candidates to Transylvania County recently at a picnic at Silvermont. The September picnic was the third of four stops on a bus swing through...

 

Marker Honors Brevard's Namesake – Brevard NC

A marker honoring Dr. Ephraim Brevard was unveiled Saturday in Charlotte. The marker for the man, whose name the city of Brevard took, was unveiled by the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence...

 

U.S. Citizenship Journey Completed – Brevard NC

Do you know what stops one branch of U.S. government from becoming too powerful? Andy Savage knows the answer. It was one of the questions the Brevard resident got right during an interview as part...

 

Brevard Music Center Free First Monday Concerts Resume Oct. 3 – Brevard NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in partnership with Brevard College, has announced the return of its First Mondays series of free BMC Community Concerts in Brevard. On Monday, Oct. 3, at 12:30 p.m., celebrated French hornists Elizabeth Freimuth and...

 

Cradle Hosts Forest Festival Day And Woodsmen's Meet – Pisgah Forest NC

The Cradle of Forestry invites people of all ages to celebrate the heritage of western North Carolina and the Centennial of the Pisgah National Forest during the annual Forest Festival Day on...

 

County Had Hosiery Mills In Rosman, Brevard

Hosiery mills were a common industry during the first half of the 20th century. There were well over a hundred hosiery mills in North Carolina. Although the majority were located in Alamance,...

 

Patty Lynn Branham Cover

Patty Lynn Branham Cover, 51, of Brevard, passed away Sept. 21, 2016. A native of Columbus, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Everett and Mabel Alley Branham. In addition to her parents, her sist...

 

Family Recalls Impact Of The Late Lloyd Fisher

Longtime Brevard community member Lloyd Fisher hardly ever said, "No." "I never knew him to tell anybody no when they asked him to serve on a board," said Mary Kathryn Fisher, who was married to...

 

At Friday's Gallery Walk - Explore Art, Music And Wine

Twenty-seven downtown art galleries, retail stores and restaurants will be participating in Brevard’s Fourth Friday Gallery Walk on Sept. 23 from 5-8 p.m. The Oskar Blues Trolley will run during gallery walk with stops at the following locations:...

 

Church Activities This Week

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Music for worship will be provided by the Chancel Choir. In the Christian Speakers Forum this Sunday, from 9:45-10:45 a.m. in Davidson River Hall, the Rev. Dr. Thomas Lewis, former director of the Spirituality Prog...

 

Lloyd Gene Fisher

Lloyd Gene Fisher passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. He was a native of Brevard and spent most of his adult life convincing people that Brevard was the best place in the world to live....

 

Legal Notices For Sept. 22, 2016

NORTH CAROLINA TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION BEFORE THE CLERK FILE: 16-E-325 IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF BETTY M. TINSLEY, DECEASED NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND DEBTORS Having qualified as Executor of the E...

 

Copelof, Henson Vie For N.C. House

Editor's Note: The Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce held a candidate forum Thursday in the library's Rogow Room. Candidates for the Transylvania Board of Education, N.C. House and Senate took...

 

Bossert, Edwards Seek Senate Seat

State Senate District 48 candidates Norman Bossert, a Democrat, and Chuck Edwards, a Republican, also took part in the forum. Bossert is the principal at Black Mountain Elementary School. He graduated...

 

In Upcoming Exhibition Photographers Feature Western North Carolina

An exhibition of images captured by eight local photographers, all members of the Land of Waterfalls Camera Club, will soon be on display at the Hollingsworth Gallery, which is located at 147 East...

 

Losing Games And Money

North Carolina received more bad financial news last week. Both the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) announced they are pulling all of their tournament and championship games from this state due...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2016