The Transylvania Times -

Articles from the November 18, 2008 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 19 of 19



""Nutcracker"" Returns

Moscow Ballet performs its "Great Russian Nutcracker" at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium Asheville Civic Center Friday, Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m. (Courtesy photo)...

 

Swannanoa Solstice Concert Is Set

Grammy award-winning musicians Al Petteway and Amy White and multi-instrumentalist Robin Bullock headline the sixth anniversary edition of "A Swannanoa Solstice," with two performance times: 2 p.m. an...

 

Edwin McCain's Acoustic Trio To Perform

The Porter Center for the Performing Arts at Brevard College hosts the return of Pop/Rock standout Edwin McCain Saturday Nov. 29, at 8 p.m. This special acoustic performance is presented by Looking...

 

News Of Organizations

NARFE NARFE'S (National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association) Chapter 1999, regular monthly meeting, will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 20, in the Straus Park branch, United Community Bank meeting room. The guest speaker will be Marcus...

 

Births In Transylvania

Bella Marie Gardin-Waters Amanda Gardin and Lavar C. Waters are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Bella Maries Gardin-Waters, born on Oct. 19, 2008, (maternal grandmother's birthday)...

 

60th Anniversary

Roscoe and Grace Ponder of Little River will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Nov. 17, with a family celebration at "The Fiddlin' Pig" in Asheville on Sunday, Nov. 16. They were married in...

 

Sales Weds Landreth

Beth Sales, of Pisgah Forest, and Patrick Landreth, of Pisgah Forest, were united in marriage on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, 3 p.m. at an outdoor ceremony at the home of the bride's parents in Mills...

 

Downtown Looking Over Its Shoulder

The impact of the proposed Davidson River Village (DRV) on the City of Brevard, including downtown, is potentially far-reaching. The developers currently propose up to 1,000 dwelling units, 250,000 square feet of resort/lodging space, 150,000 square...

 

Running For Office: An Expensive Risk

County Commissioner candidates learned that spending money on your campaign doesn't always equal winning. As of Oct. 18, more than $22,000 was spent among seven candidates running for three seats on the County Commission, according to the Transylvani...

 

Gorges Gets A $6.5 Million Boost

Gorges State Park gets another boost to its development plans with a $6.5 million allocation from the N.C. Parks and Recreation Trust Fund. The latest grant will allow park officials to build a planned visitor center, two new picnic areas, two...

 

It's Mine

Anything apparently, including a bagel, you can get your hands on is good to eat at this time of the year, according to this white squirrel. (Times photo by Sean Trapp...

 

Provisionals Don't Change Nov.4 Results

Mike Hawkins and Tawny McCoy retained their leads and officially won election to the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners and the Board of Education, respectively, after review of 293 provisiona...

 

Parents Continue To Speak On Risky Behavior

In October of last year, 12-year-old Connor Galloway died while playing the "choking game," in which adolescents choke themselves with belts, ropes, etc. to cut off circulation to the brain and...

 

NED Teaches Children To Never Give Up

What do evil green creatures, a yo-yo flying saucer and making Pisgah Forest Elementary student's champions at school have in common? The NED Show. The NED Show, a program formed in 1989 that...

 

Lawrence "Larry" Surig

Lawrence "Larry" Surig, 82, of Brevard, passed away Nov. 14, 2008 at his residence with his family at his side. He was the son of the late Cecelia Ann Jenne Surig and the late Theodore Surig. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Gertrude...

 

Frances Jean Harris

Frances Jean Harris, 91, of Brevard passed away on Nov. 10, 2008 at her residence. She was the daughter of the late Beulah Bramberg McCoy and the late Joseph McCoy. She was also preceded in death by her husband Henry F. Harris. Ms. Harris was a...

 

MaKenzie Elizabeth Crocker Goforth

MaKenzie Elizabeth Crocker Goforth, beloved infant daughter of MaLana Crocker and Jarred Goforth of Asheville, died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008 at the memorial campus of Mission Hospitals. Surviving in addition to her parents are her maternal...

 

Margie Nell Meek Dorner

Mrs. Margie Nell Meek Dorner of Brevard went to be with her heavenly family on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008. Her husband, John Dorner, of 43 years, her two brothers and three sisters preceded her in death. She was born on Feb. 19, 1913 in Forsyth, Ga....

 

Dr. Ted Leibfried

Dr. Ted Leibfried, professor emeritus at the University of Houston " Clear Lake and husband of Elizabeth ("Betty") Finck of Brevard, passed away Nov. 5, 2008 at the age of 83. He was a lifelong...

 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 07/18/2019 19:41