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 News    July 28, 2016 

ER Getting Upgrade – Brevard NC

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Monday for a $7.8 million expansion of the Transylvania Regional Hospital's Emergency Department. The new Emergency Department will open in fall 2017 and will...

 
 By Park Baker    News    July 28, 2016 

Sabotage Reported On Forest Bike Trail - Brevard NC

Someone is apparently actively seeking to harm mountain bikers in Pisgah National Forest. Kurt McEntire, a Brevard local and manager at Pescados Burritos, was riding down Bennett Gap trail this past Sunday when he was nearly thrown off his bike comin...

 
 News    July 28, 2016 

High-Speed Broadband Project In The Works - Brevard NC

An effort is underway that its backers hope will eventually see an affordable high-speed broadband network serving all parts of Transylvania County and other western North Carolina communities. During the Transylvania Board of Commissioners’ regula...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 28, 2016 

Head-On Collision On Asheville Highway Was Deliberate-Brevard NC

A 30-year-old man told witnesses and Brevard police that he deliberately struck a dump truck with his SUV while driving down Asheville Highway near Little Mountain on Wednesday afternoon. According...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 28, 2016 

Teens Rescued After Being Hit By Rock - Brevard NC

Two male teens had to be rescued from a cave Tuesday afternoon after being injured by a falling rock while seeking shelter from a storm on a trail off Cathey's Creek Road. A 14-year-old and...

 
 By Park Baker    News    July 28, 2016 

Couple Starting A Red Boot Coalition - Brevard NC

Pisgah Forest residents Angie and Nelson Stegall are starting a local chapter of the Red Boot Coalition. The Red Boot Coalition's mission is to create places where people feel safe, connected and...

 
 By John Lanier    News    July 28, 2016 

Asheville High Assistant Principal To Lead Academy - Brevard NC

Ted Duncan, currently an assistant principal at Asheville High School, has accepted the position of school director at Brevard Academy: A Challenge Foundation Academy. Former board chairman and current interim school director Warren Alston said the...

 
 News    July 28, 2016 

Public Invited To 'Night Out' - Brevard NC

The Brevard Police Department and Transylvania County Sheriff's Office invite the public to the 2016 National Night Out, which will be held 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 2, on East Main Street in Brevard. The night is a time to promote awareness, safety...

 
 News    July 28, 2016 

Donated Property Will Become Memorial Park - Brevard NC

A portion of land being gifted to the Brevard Music Center will serve as a memorial park and tribute to local families who have contributed to the Brevard community over the years, some as long as...

 
 News    July 25, 2016

Brevard Academy Hires New Director-Brevard NC

Brevard Academy has hired Ted Duncan as its new school director. Duncan is currently an assistant principal at Asheville High School and will assume his duties at Brevard Academy beginning Aug. 8....

 
 News    July 25, 2016

Transylvania Hospital ER To Get $7.8 Expansion-Brevard NC

Mission Health and Transylvania Regional Hospital officials joined community members today in a groundbreaking ceremony for a $7.8 million expansion of the hospital’s Emergency Department. The new Emergency Department will open in fall 2017 and...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 25, 2016

TC Arts Council Building Renovated - Brevard NC

The nonprofit tasked with promoting the arts in Transylvania County has received a fresh coat of paint. The Transylvania Community Arts Council, better known as TCArts, has just wrapped up a project...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 25, 2016

Brevard Native Sees If He Has What It Takes On TV's 'MasterChef' - Brevard NC

There are no restaurants up on the mountain in the Whiskey Creek area of Lake Toxaway, where "MasterChef" competitor Shaun O'Neale moved after graduating from Brevard High School in 2000. That's...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 25, 2016

Waterfall-Related Death Takes Total To Five - Brevard NC

A woman died after slipping and falling nearly 185 feet from the top of Rainbow Falls on Thursday. The woman has been identified as Taylor Terrell, a news anchor for 41NBC in Atlanta, Ga. According...

 
 News    July 25, 2016

DuPont Forest Reports Two Accidents-Brevard NC

After two waterfall-related deaths this summer at DuPont State Recreational Forest, another two accidents at waterfalls in the forest have been reported this week. On Friday evening, a 16-year-old male broke his leg after falling from Wintergreen...

 
 News    July 25, 2016

Work That Will See Probart Street Get A Sidewalk Now Underway - Brevard NC

Portions of Probart Street in Brevard were closed to through-traffic from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., today, as work that will eventually include building a sidewalk got underway. On Tuesday and Wednesday, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., travelers should expect...

 
 News    July 25, 2016

Local Couple Starting Red Boot Coalition Chapter-Brevard NC

Pisgah Forest residents Angie and Nelson Stegall are starting a local chapter of the Red Boot Coalition. The Red Boot Coalition's mission is to create places where people feel safe, connected and...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 25, 2016

Two Teens Rescued From Cave - Brevard, NC

Two teens on a climbing trip were rescued from a cave after being injured by a falling rock while seeking shelter from an afternoon storm on a trail off Cathey’s Creek Road on Tuesday. According to...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 21, 2016

Woman Dies At Rainbow Falls-Brevard NC

Editor's Note: This story has been updated from a previous version. A woman died after slipping and falling nearly 185 feet from the top of Rainbow Falls on Thursday. The woman has been identified as...

 
 News    July 21, 2016

Map - City of Brevard West Loop Conceptual Alternatives

At a public meeting on June 7, 2016 the City of Brevard presented to interested citizens a plan for a proposed West Loop Corridor Project. The City of Brevard is asking residents to provide input on...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 21, 2016

Hospital Thief Suspect Arrested - Brevard NC

The man accused of breaking into several area hospitals and taking medications has been arrested in Randolph County. Marc H. Thompson, 44, of Wadesboro, N.C., was taken into custody without incident...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    July 21, 2016

Brewer Taking Business To Next Level - Brevard NC

When Kyle Williams opened the doors to Brevard Brewing Co. in April 2012, he started off with a lineup of five craft beers all brewed and crafted in-house and a taproom that featured only a few...

 
 News    July 21, 2016

Funding Will Help Muddy Sneakers Expand - Brevard NC

Muddy Sneakers, the science education program, has been awarded $500,000 as part of the recently approved state budget. The money will allow the organization to expand its experiential education work to more state public schools to test both field...

 
 By Kevin Fuller    News    July 21, 2016

Apodaca Resigns Early - Brevard NC

State Sen. Tom Apodaca, who is widely considered one of the most powerful people in Raleigh, resigned last week. Apodaca, a Republican who served as the Senate Rules Committee chair, made the...

 

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