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Legal Notices for December 1, 2016

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 16 E 392 EXECUTOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Adele L. Anderson of Transylvania County, North Carolina, this... Full story

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    December 1, 2016 

Harris Welcomes New Lease On Life – Brevard NC

Former Brevard Police Department patrol sergeant Harry Gilbert Harris was working his beat one night in 2010 when he faced a new and difficult culprit he had never encountered: an inability to catch...

 
 By Derek McKissock    News    December 1, 2016 

County Backs Effort To Improve Brevard Park – Brevard NC

The county will seek a $240,000 grant to make significant improvements to the South Broad Park in Brevard. On Monday during their regular meeting, Transylvania commissioners approved applying for the...

 
 By Park Baker    News    December 1, 2016 

Wilson Road Plan Chosen – Brevard NC

The N.C. Department of Transportation (DOT) has chosen an option for the Wilson Road widening project, which, if funded by the state, would not begin construction until at least 2020. Out of three...

 

Jobless Rate Remains Steady In Transylvania – Brevard NC

Transylvania County’s jobless rate in October was 4.5 percent, the same as the previous month’s, according to preliminary figures from the state Department of Commerce. The local jobless numbers only take into account those who qualify for...

 

TDA Launches New Grant Program – Brevard NC

Special events such as the White Squirrel Festival and Halloweenfest have made Brevard a must-visit destination during popular times of year, according to the Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority (TDA). TDA is hoping that a new grant...

 

Parade Information – Brevard NC

•The Brevard/Transylvania County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, in downtown Brevard. Twilight Tour will follow at 4 p.m. Brevard College’s Lessons & Carols concert will then be held at 7:30 p.m. in the...

 

Concerned About Dignity For All

In response to the letter writer (Nov. 21) who was unhappy that UUTC (Unitarian Universalists of Transylvania County) had hosted a post-election “Gathering for the Dispossessed and Brokenhearted,” no, the church did not hold a similar meeting whe...

 

Patricia K. Carrington

Patricia K. Carrington, 58, died Nov. 29, 2016, from a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Born Aug. 18, 1958, in Lynn, Mass. to Robert and Barbara Kinghorn, Pat lived her life with a passion...

 

John Luther Collins

John Luther Collins, 84, went home to be with our Heavenly Father Monday, Nov. 28, 2016. A native of Transylvania County, he was born May 13, 1932, in the Eastatoe Township, to Pinkney Monroe Collins and Dealy Gibson Collins. His parents joined in...

 

Harold Owen

Harold Owen, 81, of Rosman, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016. He was the son of the late Fred and Otha Estelle Chapman Owen. He was preceded in death by his twin brother, Howard Owen; sister,...

 

Oliver Cleveland Raines

Oliver Cleveland Raines, 82, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016. A native of Transylvania County, he was the son of the late James Kirby Raines and Gertrude Daisy Eubanks Raines. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Sanford...

 

Church Activities – Transylvania County NC

Brevard- Davidson River Presbyterian This Sunday, Dec. 4, is the second Sunday of Advent. We will celebrate the Lord’s Supper at both morning worship services. Keith Thompson’s message will be, “We Light our Candles and Hope.” Special music...

 

News Of Organizaitons

AARP AARP/Chapter 8 will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 14, at 11:15 a.m. at Bay Breeze Restaurant in Hendersonville. After a brief business meeting, there will be a Chinese gift trade for those who wish to participate. Bring an inexpensive, wrapped gift. T...

 

Chamber Of Commerce Names First Holiday Giveaway Winner – Brevard NC

Local Kennedy Harris won the first weekly drawing for the Brevard/ Transylvania Chamber of Commerce 2016 Holiday Promotion Giveaway. Kennedy entered the drawing at Troyer Insurance located at 3380...

 

More Than 2,600 Attended Halloween At Silvermont Event – Brevard NC

The second year for the “Lighted Pumpkin Patch & Revenge of the White Squirrels” event at Silvermont park was a huge success, thanks to the support of Transylvania County residents and other visitors. More than 2,600 people visited the...

 

Love's Jewelry Raises Money For Transylvania's Cops For Kids – Brevard NC

This year on Dec. 10 some of Transylvania County’s law enforcement officers will be taking kids on a shopping spree. Cops for Kids, a nonprofit organization funded by donations, ensures that children in the community have Christmas. The need was...

 

Donation Program Celebrates 1st Anniversary – Brevard NC

Just over one year ago, in November 2015, the Brevard Philharmonic's Music in the Schools Program launched the Donate Your Instrument Drive to collect used musical instruments for Transylvania County...

 

Scholarship Program Raises $80,000 For 2017 – Connestee Falls NC

The Connestee Falls Student Scholarship Program will have $80,000 to distribute for scholarships for Transylvania County residents in 2017. Roxi Hewertson and Sarah Hysong, co-chairs of the program, announced the good news in late October, after the...

 

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

 

Ernani Roberto Silva

Ernani Roberto Silva, also known as Ernie Silva, 84, longtime Transylvania County resident, passed away Nov. 8, 2016, in San Dimas, Calif. His wife, Ann Price Silva, predeceased him. His brother, Emilio Silva, also predeceased him. He was a resident...

 
 By Park Baker    News    November 28, 2016

Property Owners Team Up On River Project – Brevard NC

Two neighboring local landowners recently teamed up to return a section of the East Fork of the French Broad River to a more natural state. The severely eroded stream bank was graded back, and...

 

Rain Forecast Welcome News – Brevard NC

As of this morning, the forecast for rain on Tuesday and Wednesday is especially welcome news to those who have been tackling the wildfires during this long drought spell. “I’m hoping (the rain) will put the fires out, or contain them enough to w...

 

Christmas Parades Planned – Transylvania County NC

Three free family-friendly Christmas celebrations will take place this Saturday in downtown Brevard, while Rosman will host its Christmas Parade Sunday. The Brevard/Transylvania County Chamber of Commerce will host the annual Christmas parade at 3 p....

 

Law & Order – Transylvania County NC

•Scott Allen Hilderbrand, 37, was arrested for felony possession of heroin on Friday, Nov. 11. He has been placed in the Transylvania County jail under an $8,000 bond, according to the sheriff’s office. •John Conway Popson, 28, was arrested...

 

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