The Transylvania Times -

Articles from the June 16, 2009 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 18 of 18



News Of Ogranizations

NARFE Chapter 1999, NARFE (National Active and Retired Federal Employees) will hold a Special All Member meeting to discuss significant upcoming NARFE issues. All members are invited. The meeting will be 10:30 a.m. to noon, Thursday, June 18, in the...

 

Births In Transylvania

Nathaniel Tucker Sprouse Christina Ann Sprouse, of Rosman, is proud to announce the birth of their son, Nathaniel Tucker Sprouse, born June 8, 2009, at Transylvania Regional Hospital. He weighed 10 pounds, 7 ounces. His grandparents are Donald and Ru...

 

Births In Transylvania

Benjamin Riley Galloway Ben and Wendy Galloway, of Salem, S.C., are proud to announce the birth of their son, Benjamin Riley Galloway, born April 22, 2009, at Oconee Memorial Hospital, in Seneca,...

 

Taylor/Stevens Engagement

Kimberly Deanna Taylor, of Horse Shoe, and Michael James Stevens, of Horse Shoe, are proud to announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Rebecca Stevens, of Asheville, Jon Richardson, of Brevard, and Mike and Lisa Taylor, of...

 

Ann Hoeke Elected State PEO Recording Secrectery

Two hundred thirteen members, including 181 delegates representing 91 of the 93 P.E.O (Philanthropic Educational Organization) chapters in North Carolina were in attendance at the State Chapter...

 
 By Mark Todd    Front Page    June 16, 2009

Economy Continues To Struggle

The Transylvania County economy continues to struggle mightily, according to Mark Burrows, director of planning and economic development for the county. "We've never had such low numbers in the 19 years I've been here" Burrows said during a meeting...

 
 By Mark Todd    Front Page    June 16, 2009

Pilots Airport Is Safe

While there have been several fatal crashes at Transylvania County Airport since it opened in 1998, the facility is no more dangerous than other American airports, according to the airport manager and three local pilots who use it regularly. A small...

 

NTSB Reports Six Airplane Accidents

After more research, The Transylvania Times has found two more accident reports on the National Transportation Safety Board's (NTSB) Web Site than the four that were reported initially in the June 11 edition. Six accidents, not including last...

 

Graduation Joy Tinged With Sadness

Graduation is bittersweet. It was a sentiment expressed several times on Saturday morning during Commencement Exercises for the Brevard High School Class of 2009. "Graduation is a bittersweet moment...

 

Rosman Graduation Traditions Continue

Each year, the Rosman High School Commencement Exercises, other than the passing out of diplomas, have cherished traditions. On Saturday evening in the high school gym the tradition of each graduate...

 
 By Mark Todd    Front Page    June 16, 2009

Teen Drowns In Lake

The victim of a drowning Friday at Fawn Lake in DuPont State Forest has been identified as Reed Gabriel Ignizio, 18, of Mills River. He was employed at the Ingles store in Etowah, where a makeshift memorial has been erected for friends and...

 

Kathy Bartt

Kathy Bartt of Brevard died June 10, 2009 after a five-year battle with cancer. Born Kathleen Hofbauer in Elmira, N.Y., she attended D'Youville College in Buffalo, N.Y., graduating with a bachelor's...

 

Johnny Mack Capps

Johnny Mack Capps, 73, of Brevard went to be with the Lord Sunday, June 14, 2009. He was a son of the late Adger Capps and Beulah Lucker Capps of Brevard. Survivors include his wife, Jean Dillingham Capps of Pisgah Forest; one brother, Frank Capps...

 

Rosemary Hulslander Whitehurst

Rosemary Hulslander Whitehurst, age 81, of Lancaster, Ohio, formerly of Sapphire and Hialeah, Fla., died Friday June 12, 2009 at Main Street Terrace Care Center in Lancaster. Born Aug. 3, 1927 in Hialeah to the late Leon Francis and Alice Elizabeth (...

 

Duane Leland Sorenson

Duane Leland Sorenson, 59, of Pisgah Forest passed away Monday, June 8, 2009 in an airplane accident. A native of Forsyth, Mont., he was the son of Leland Sorenson of Forsyth and Frances Burlison Strekfus of Fremont, Calif. Duane was a proud Vietnam...

 

Richard Martin Norton

Richard Martin Norton, 63, of Brevard died Monday, June 8, 2009 after an airplane accident. Rick was the son of the late John and Laetita Norton. His sister, Frances Norton, also preceded him in death. Mr. Norton was a member of St. Phillips...

 

Dorothy L. "Dot" McNeely

Dorothy L. "Dot" McNeely, 89, of Lake Toxaway went home to be with the Lord on Friday, June 12, 2009 at her residence. Born in Kenosha, Wis., she grew up in Miami, Fla. and moved to Transylvania County in 1945. She was the daughter of the late Leslie...

 

Richard David "Dick" Walters

Richard David "Dick" Walters, MD, died on June 11, 2009 in Brevard. Dick was born July 1, 1911 in La Sierra, Calif., to Thomas Wampler Walters and Ada Mae Masters Walters. He earned his medical degree in 1940 from the College of Medical Evangelists...

 

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

Rendered 08/19/2019 20:37