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Agnes Beatrice "Bea" Owen Holden

Agnes Beatrice “Bea” Owen Holden, 84, of Brevard, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Samuel and Judia Galloway Owen. She was preceded in death by her husband, John “Gilbert” Holden; five sisters, Ella O....

 

William Thompson

William Thompson, 83, of Hendersonville (formerly of Brevard), passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018, at Life Care Center Hendersonville. He was born in 1934 to the late Samuel Thompson and Mary Hankins in Cadiz, Ind. He was preceded in death by his...

 

Quentin Clark Jr.

Quentin Clark Jr., of Brevard, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 5, 2018. He was the firstborn son of Lillian Pacetty Clark of Tampa, Fla., and Quentin Clark Sr. He spent most of his childhood in...

 

Picturing The Past: Overview Of The Eastatoe Township

The Eastatoe Township covers approximately 50 square miles in south central Transylvania County. It is bordered by Hogback Township to the west, Gloucester and Cathey's Creek townships to the north,...

 

Charlotte Davidson

Charlotte Davidson, 94, of Brevard, passed away June 7, 2018. Born in Edmonton, Canada, she immigrated to Port Huron, Mich., during the 1960s to head the nursing program at St. Clair County Community...

 

Mary Helen Picklesimer

Mary Helen Picklesimer, 95, of the Little River Community, died Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Tore’s Home in Brevard, where she had received care since March. She lived by herself until December of 2017, when she was hospitalized at Transylvania...

 

Steven Russell Talley

Steven Russell Talley, 56, of Morganton, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge, in Morganton, N.C. A native of Brevard, he was the son of the late William Russell and Velma McCarson Talley. He had been a...

 

Phyllis Joan Feit

Phyllis Joan Feit, 89, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018. A native of New York, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Maxfield. In addition to her father, she was also preceded in death by her husband, John N. Feit. She was a graduate...

 

Re-segregating Our Schools

It has been 50 years since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Swann vs. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education that school districts had to take steps to integrate their schools. Throughout the South, whites who refused to send their children to...

 

No One Is Above The Law

I was stunned to hear that the president was considering pardoning himself for some alleged offense for which he has stated again and again that he is not guilty of. How can someone be pardoned for something for which he has not even been convicted?...

 

New Courthouse: A Waste Of Money

I recently read that Mr. Chapman stated that he has received one letter and two or three emails objecting to the building of a new courthouse. As part of his due diligence, I would suggest that he and his fellow commissioners go door-to-door in...

 

RHS Alumni Hall Of Fame

Over the past several years, it has been a true honor to help select inductees into the Rosman High School Alumni Hall of Fame. Initially founded by RHS students, it is the intent to recognize well-deserving alumni and others who speak of the spirit...

 

More Information Needed On HCA

I have enjoyed reading the letters, articles, viewpoints, annual report 2015 (latest?), etc. concerning the proposed absorption, buy out, etc. by HCA of our Mission area hospital health system in western North Carolina. What has not been put forward...

 

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