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Distinguished Artists Featured In BMC 'First Mondays' Concert - Brevard, NC

Brevard Music Center (BMC), in association with Brevard College, has announced the next concert in its popular and free Community Concert Series. On Monday, Feb. 5 at 12:30 p.m., two distinguished artists — BMC faculty member and tubist Aubrey...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    January 22, 2018

Chamber Recognizes Businesses, Others During Gala

It was a night of celebration Saturday at Brevard College’s Porter Center as the Brevard/Transylvania County Chamber of Commerce held its annual gala. The night involved chamber members and officials coming together to recognize achievements of...

 
 By Park Baker    News    January 11, 2018

State Accepts Land Donation For DuPont

On Tuesday, the state officially accepted a property donation that will see DuPont State Recreational Forest grow by 753 acres this year. The late Charles Pickelsimer gifted the parcel to the state...

 

David Mahoney Seeks Another Term As Sheriff

Transylvania County Sheriff David Mahoney announced Tuesday that he will seek re-election this year. Mahoney, a 26-year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office, was first elected sheriff in 2006 and re-elected in 2010 and 2014. Over the course of his...

 

Transylvania Records Another Big Year For News (October - December)

Editor's Note: The following are some of the top news stories that appeared in The Transylvania Times during 2017. OCTOBER •The Transylvania County Historical Society announced completion of an...

 

2017: Not Your Typical Year

Locally, some years just seem to be an extension of the previous one with minor changes one would expect. However, 2017 was somewhat atypical. One series of highly atypical events occurred during a short span in July. One evening a Brevard youth was...

 

Despite Weather Delay: Children Treasure Christmas Project 2017

For seven years, St. Philip's Episcopal Church has organized the Christmas Project to allow local children to experience the joy of giving at Christmas. This year, however, a big snow laid a blanket o...

 

Last Gallery Walk Of 2017 Set For This Friday - Brevard, NC

Have you finished your Holiday shopping yet? If not, get out this Friday, Dec. 15, during the Holiday Gallery Walk from 5 to 8 p.m. Explore art, music and wine while completing your shopping. Visit...

 

Inaugural Songsmith Gathering Set For April 21 - Brevard, NC

Mountain Song Productions, LLC, is proud to present the inaugural Songsmith Gathering, Saturday, April 21 at the Brevard Music Center. For more than a decade Mountain Song Productions (MSP) has been...

 

Boys & Girls Club: Torch Clubs Decorates Tree At Silvermont

The Torch Club, a youth leadership club for kids 11 to 13 at the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County, came to decorate the Silvermont Christmas Tree on Wednesday, Nov. 29. Club...

 

Annual Reindeer Run Attracts More Than 200 Runners - Brevard, NC

The 13th annual Brevard Reindeer Run kicked off the Christmas festivities this past Saturday with a 5K race that drew 231 participants. The race is sponsored by The Center For Women, based in...

 

Many Reasons To Give Thanks

With the arrival of Thanksgiving, there are many reasons for Transylvanians to be thankful: •Wonderful weather. We have four seasons, none of which is too extreme. Our topography and geography spare us from the devastating impacts of hurricanes,...

 

Reindeer Run Practice In Full Swing

Enthusiasm is high as children from the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County mimic the starting line for the Dec. 2 Reindeer Run in Brevard, with plenty of support from club...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Every third Sunday B-DRPC receives the 5¢-A-Meal Offering to help fight hunger in the community. This offering will be received this Sunday at both morning worship services. Keith Thompson’s message will be,...

 

Kids In Camp Provides Access To More Students

The summer of 2017 was an enormous success and lots of fun for the 35 Transylvania County children who attended one-three weeks at overnight camps in western North Carolina. Fifteen camps partner...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Join the congregation Sunday, Nov. 5, for worship at 8:30 or 11 a.m. Special music for worship will be provided by the Chancel Choir and by Jan Hart, pianist. Keith Thompson’s message will be “Close Your Eyes i...

 

Gary Phillip Littleson

Gary Phillip Littleson, 77, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. He was the son of the late Ray Byron and Emma Johlfs Littleson. He was also preceded in death by his brother,...

 

Other Halloween Events Happening In Transylvania

The following are some of the other Halloween-related events in Transylvania County: •Literary Pumpkin Decorating at the county library. All ages! Decorate your literary pumpkin at home and bring it to the library to be on display! Pumpkins can be...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    October 23, 2017

New Boys & Girls Teen Center Opens - Brevard, NC

The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County had a double celebration last week: the opening of a new teen center and the recognition of one of its staff members, Emily Taylor. A...

 

Brevard Ballet Expands Reach Through Various Partnerships - Brevard, NC

Providing ballet experiences for as many interested students as possible, and presenting top-notch productions for the community are two of the aims of Brevard Ballet. Assistance in the form of local...

 

Boys & Girls Club Announces Main Street Mile Race Winners - Brevard, NC

Will Coye won the title of Fastest Male in the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club's Main Street Mile, a foot race through the streets of Brevard held Sept. 9. Alycia Andrade won Fastest Female. Coye's...

 

Of National Award: Popular Boys & Girls Club Staffer One Of 10 Winners

There's hardly a happening at the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club in which Emily Taylor, its operations director, isn't involved. Colleagues and kids alike say she's one of the most energetic...

 

Mountain Song Festival Returns Friday For 12th Time

The weather forecast is good and there are only a few tickets available for the 12th Annual Mountain Song Festival this Friday through Sunday The festival, a fundraiser for The Cindy Platt Boys &...

 

Main Street Mile Hits Downtown Brevard On Saturday - Brevard, NC

The third annual Main Street Mile returns to Brevard this Saturday at 10 a.m. as part of the Mountain Song Festival. Proceeds from the race will directly benefit the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club...

 

Transylvania Boys & Girls Club's 'Harvest Project' Benefits From N.C. GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Grant

The Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County is excited to expand its garden science program, Harvest Project. The North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Found-ation grant allows needed expans...

 

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