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Articles from the January 27, 2009 edition

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Vondiziano To Play At Sandburg Classical Guitar Celebration

Internationally-acclaimed guitarist Paul Vondiziano, will perform on Sunday, Feb. 8 at 3 p.m. at First Congregational United Church of Christ (Fifth Avenue W. and White Pine Dr., Hendersonville) for...

 

Organist Cameron Carpenter To Deliver Musical Revolution

Cameron Carpenter, lauded as "the Maverick organist" (The New York Times) and "a superstar of the 21st-century organ" (Departures magazine), will perform live at the Porter Center for Performing Arts in the Scott Concert Hall Thursday, Feb. 5 at...

 

Keep Cold At Bay With ACT's Diva Cabaret!

"Diva Cabaret" will feature performances from five of the best musical theatre performers in town. Diva Cabaret will be performed Thursday, Feb. 5 through Saturday, Feb. 7, at 8 p.m. on the Mainstage...

 

BLT's 'The Premature Corpse' Is Suspense Thriller

A Review By William Mashburn Those looking for a tight suspense drama will not be disappointed with Brevard Little Theater's current offering, "The Premature Corpse." This thriller has more twists and turns than the Greenville Highway, and it demands...

 

Firecracker Jazz Band Sizzles Onstage At ACT

Asheville's own Firecracker Jazz Band will bring their explosively hot jazz to Asheville Community Theatre for a concert Sunday, Feb. 8, at 3 p.m. as a part of the Asheville Jams concert series. The Firecracker Jazz Band is a six-piece ensemble...

 

Susan Werner Performs Feb. 20 At Pack Place

The ever-inventive visionary musician Susan Werner performs Feb. 20, at 8 p.m. as part of the Mainstage Music/Singer-Songwriter Series at Diana Wortham Theatre at Pack Place. With nine albums under...

 

BLT Announces Auditions For ‘Don't Dress For Dinner'

Brevard Little Theatre will be holding auditions for their third production of the 2008/2009 season, the delightful comedy "Don't Dress For Dinner," by Marc Camoletti, adapted by Robin Hawdon. As the play unfolds, Bernard is hoping to entertain his c...

 

‘Change Is In The Air' On Exhibit

The Land of Waterfalls Art Gallery in Cedar Mountain had an open house for basket maker Bonne Jean Bertlshoter Jan. 14. Bertlshoter specializes in decorative woven art pieces that have an added touch...

 

Births In Transylvania

Jezmond Samaria Howell Melissa Dalton, and Corey Howell, of Brevard, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Jezmond Samaria Howell, born 9:40 a.m. Jan. 20, 2009, at Transylvania Regional Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 10...

 

Comments On River Still Being Accepted

The N.C. Division of Water Quality is accepting comments through Feb. 13 on a revised proposal for reclassification of the Horsepasture River in Transylvania County. The intent of the proposal is to declare a portion of the river as Outstanding...

 

Obesity Problem Being Tackled

The numbers are discouraging. Nationwide, approximately 15 percent of children between the ages of 6-19 are overweight or obese. In North Carolina, the percentage of youth overweight or obese is 27 percent. "North Carolina is the fifth worst state in...

 

Hunter Charged With Involuntary Manslaugter

Kyle Zachary Keith has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in last month's fatal hunting accident that lead to the death of Luciano Martinez Martinez, 50, of Hendersonville. According to a press release from District Attorney Jeff Hunt, a...

 

Chamber Celebrates Achievements

Ray Simmons received the Chamber of Commerce's most distinguished praise, receiving the Esther Wesley Award, during its annual meeting and gala on Saturday. Brevard Mayor Jimmy Harris said the award...

 

Fire Takes Father's Life

A house fire may have taken the life of Jerry Conrad Cantrell this past Friday, but his family doesn't want to mourn his death. They want to celebrate the life he left behind and save another life in...

 

John Anthony Revis

John Anthony Revis, 57, of Mills River, passed away on Jan. 24, 2009. He was a son of the late Ernest Retheal Revis and Amelia Morgan Revis. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Billy, Jimmy and George Revis, and a...

 

Arthur Richard McKinney

Arthur Richard McKinney, 63, husband of Cathy Pinyan McKinney, of 280 Whitmire Church Road, Tamassee, S.C., passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at his residence. A native of Lake Toxaway, Mr. McKinney was the son of the late Charlie Clayton and...

 

Milly Lindgren

Milly Lindgren departed this life on Jan. 22, 2009. Born Mildred Ferguson on April 24, 1922 in Lynbrook, N.Y., she married Vin Lindgren on June 10, 1944. Their partnership flourished for 54 years until his death in 1998. After raising their children...

 

Lois "Loie" Ford Kiddoo

Lois "Loie" Ford Kiddoo died at the Hilton Head, S.C. Hospital on Jan. 20, 2009 after a period of declining health. She was the daughter of Raymond E. Ford and Daisie Shootman Ford and the wife of Gordon Kiddoo. Born in San Francisco and a resident o...

 

Winfred Harrison Whitlock

Winfred Harrison Whitlock, 59, of Horse Shoe, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009 at his residence. He was a native of Pickens County, S.C., and a son of Wanda Galloway Whitlock of Pisgah Forest and the late Troy Whitlock Sr. He was a veteran and...

 

Jerry Cantrell

Jerry Cantrell, 62, of Wild Hog Creek Road, Rosman, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2009 as the result of a fire at his home. Jerry did not want a traditional funeral. Instead family and friends will have an...

 

Number Two Bulldogs Devour Tigers 75-50

The Tigers fought a close contest through one-half, but the number-two ranked Murphy Bulldogs proved too much in a 75-50 rout Thursday night. The Tigers had three players shoot in double figures, led...

 

Lady Blue Devils Soar Over Lady Eagles 56-38

Cortney Lance had 12 of Brevard's 30 first-half points as the Lady Blue Devils cruised to a Western Athletic Conference victory over East Henderson 56-38 Friday night. Coming out of the break staked...

 

Brevard Survives Scare From East Henderson

The Blue Devils held off a pesky East Henderson squad Friday night for a 62-60 win in a hotly-contested Western Athletic Conference race. Brevard led by as much as 15 but a furious Eagle rally had...

 

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