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 By Matt McGregor    News    November 20, 2017 

Red Kettle Campaign Rings In The Season

The Salvation Army of Transylvania County kicked off its Red Kettle Campaign for 2017 on Friday at Walmart in Pisgah Forest. The kickoff marks the 127th year of the national Red Kettle Campaign, in wh...

 
 By Josh Kelly    Outdoors    November 20, 2017 

Concerns Over Courthouse Project Well Founded

There is a spectrum of beliefs in our society about forests. On one end of the spectrum is the belief that without human intervention forests deteriorate and that all forests need tending by humans....

 

Everyday Education: Forests And Parks, Our Partners In Education

By Betsy Burrows Every Sunday afternoon from one to three o’clock, three Brevard College students training in music education can be found in the art room at Schenck Job Corps teaching music to interested Job Corps students. Together they...

 

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

 

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

 

Information Kiosks Now At Sliding Rock, Gorges

New informational kiosks created by the Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority (TDA) were recently installed at Sliding Rock in Pisgah National Forest and the entrance to the Gorges State P...

 

Weekly Destination Hike: Cantrell Creek Lodge

Our weekly destination hike is the site of the Cantrell Creek lodge in Pisgah National Forest. Access to where the lodge once stood can be easy, with little elevation gain for hikers, or it can be...

 

Proud

This past weekend my wife and I traveled to Charleston, S.C. for a banquet and a football game at the Citadel — my alma mater. I have many reasons to be a very proud graduate of that Institution, but I had two observations over the weekend that...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian This Sunday, Nov. 12, Keith Thompson’s message will be “The Second Coming: Faith or Fear?” Special music for worship will be provided by the Chancel Choir. Sunday school classes are between services...

 
 By Park Baker    News    November 9, 2017

Proposed Federal Forests Act Sparks Debate

Concerns about the recently passed Resilient Federal Forests Act in the U.S. House have some of the key players in the ongoing Pisgah/Nantahala Plan Revision Process looking for alternatives. The measure passed the House 232 to 188 last week, and if...

 

Long-Running Swank 65 Now A Fall Classic - Pisgah Forest, NC

The Sycamore Cycles Swank 65, held this past weekend in Pisgah National Forest, is the longest running mountain bike competition in western North Carolina The race is operated by Blue Ridge...

 

Lassie Once Came Home To Pisgah National Forest

Lassie the dog, made famous through television and movies, has a connection with Brevard and Pisgah National Forest. Lassie originally appeared in a 1938 short story by Eric Knight. Later, along with...

 

Rev. Rosser Lee Eakes

Rev. Rosser Lee Eakes, 86, of Horseshoe, passed away Sunday, Oct. 29. 2017. A native of Nash County, N.C., he was the son of the late Theophilus Wesley Eakes and the late Mary Jane Perry Eakes. In...

 

Building A Local Conservation Coalition

Over the past four years, I have had the privilege of representing sportsman as the Chair of The Fish and Wildlife Conservation Council (FWCC) covering the 18 Counties in western North Carolina. My...

 

Children Issues Dominate Meeting

Issues centering on the welfare of local children dominated much of Monday’s Transylvania Board of Commissioners’ meeting. Since late 2014, the number of Transylvania County children in foster care has increased from 34 to 59. Twenty-three of...

 

County Site To Get Promotion Boost

Duke Energy has selected two North Carolina properties, including Davidson River Village in Transylvania County, for participation in the second half of its 2017 Site Readiness Program to prepare them for business and industrial development. The...

 

Maisie H. Talmadge

Maisie H. Talmadge, 87, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, while surrounded by her loving family. Born in Pisgah National Forest, she was the daughter of the late Fred Jarret Holden and Aileen Davis Holden. In addition to her...

 

Picturing The Past: Pisgah Fish Camp Approaching 50 Years - Pisgah Forest, NC

For nearly 50 years Pisgah Fish Camp has served residents and visitors alike. In 1968, Dan Hawkins opened the Brevard Fish Camp in the former Club House of the Brevard Country Club on Country Club Roa...

 

TVS Celebrates The 72nd Year Of National Disability Employment Awareness Month - Pisgah Forest, NC

At its core, Transylvania Vocational Services (TVS) is a business focused on employment opportunities for people with disabilities. As the month of October commemorates National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), TVS appreciates the recog...

 

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...

 

James Ernest Jones Sr.

James Ernest Jones Sr., of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. He was the son of the late Ernest and Fay Cogdill Jones. He was preceded in death by his step-mom, Nina C. Jones; sister, Marie...

 

McDaris: Class Size Cap May Cause Problems

School Superintendent Dr. Jeff McDaris informed the Transylvania County Board of Education Monday night that the mandatory class size cap in grades K-3 could create more problems than initially believed. “It’s a mess,” said McDaris. He said...

 

Cradle Of Forestry Presents 'The Legend Of Tommy Hodges' - Pisgah Forest, NC

The Cradle of Forestry will entertain audiences with the annual outdoor drama, “The Legend of Tommy Hodges,” on Friday, Oct. 20, and Saturday, Oct. 21, with shows at 6:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 9 p.m. Evergreen Packaging is the event sponsor. Due...

 

Legal Notices for October 16, 2017

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION BEFORE THE CLERK FILE NO. 17-E-297 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of James S. En... Full story

 

Fall Leaf Report For The Week Of Oct. 12, 2017 - Brevard, NC

Leaf Report The fall color can still best be viewed along the Blue Ridge Parkway at the higher elevations. Autumn colors can also be see in DuPont State Recreational Forest this week. The rain from... Full story

 

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