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Preparing For The Big Show

Connor Leidner (below) does not move a muscle as makeup artists begin working on him. At the bottom, Leidner is ready to take the stage as Eeyore during Brevard Little Theatre... — Updated 8/1/2012

 By Jeremiah Reed    News

Davita To Open Dialysis Center In Brevard –Brevard NC

Dialysis patients in Transylvania County will soon be able to avoid the half hour commute to Hendersonville for their treatments, as DaVita Inc. announced the opening of a dialysis center in Brevard sometime during the first half... — Updated 8/1/2012


Junior Golf Association Tees Off At Local Courses – Transylvania County NC

Young golfers looking to get out and enjoy a round of golf and see how they stack up against other golfers their age can sign up to participate in the Western North Carolina Junior... — Updated 8/1/2012


Local United Way Encourages Collaboration – Transylvania County NC

Collaboration is defined as two or more agencies working together toward a common goal. Each typically has to give up something with no expected return in order to make the collaborations work. Over the past several years, the... — Updated 8/1/2012


Hollingsworth Gallery To Host Artists’ ‘Our Journey’ – Brevard NC

The Hollingsworth Gallery in Brevard, has announced its newest art exhibit entitled “our journey.” This exhibit will feature the artwork of Danie Riding Janov and Mary Alice... — Updated 8/1/2012

 By William Douglas    Arts

BLT’s Youth Are Delightful In ‘The House At Pooh Corner’ – Brevard NC

Brevard Little Theatre’s Youth Troupe summer production of A.A. Milne’s delightful story, “The House At Pooh Corner,” is playing for a one weekend run at the American Legion Hall in Brevard. Adapted by Bettye Knapp, the pla... — Updated 8/1/2012


BMC Closes Its 2012 Season This Weekend – Brevard NC

The Brevard Music Center closes its 2012 season with a weekend of special events. On Friday, Keith Lockhart conducts a special performance of Grieg’s “Peer Gynt.” On... — Updated 8/1/2012


Prayer Walk Planned

A Prayer Walk on the grounds of Transylvania County schools will be held Sunday, Aug. 5, at 2 p.m. Participants should meet at the flag pole on the grounds of any of the local schools. There will be a prayer leader at each site.... — Updated 8/1/2012


Bell Rings On New School Year At Rise & Shine Freedom School – Brevard NC

As the first bell rings in the new school year, close to 50 scholars will be getting off the bus at Bethel “A” Baptist Church in Brevard at Rise & Shine Freedom School, an affiliate of the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF). Rise... — Updated 8/1/2012


Transylvania Partnership To Offer $10,000 For Business Development – Transylvania County NC

For the fourth consecutive year, the Transylvania Partnership will sponsor a business development competition for Transylvania County residents who are planning to start or expand a business in the community. There will be a... — Updated 8/1/2012


News of Organizations

Rotary Club Of Pisgah Forest The Wednesday, Aug. 8, meeting of the Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest will feature Jesse Shepherd, executive director of the Transylvania County Free Clinic. The Free Clinic makes quality health care... — Updated 8/1/2012


Thompson, Bentley Engagement Announced

Amanda Kathleen Thompson, of Charlotte, N.C., and Ryan Christopher Bentley, of Charlotte, are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of David... — Updated 8/1/2012


Stone, Akridge Engagement Announced

Tiffany Birdell Stone and Zachariah Thomas Akridge, of Summerville, S.C., are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride-elect is the daughter of Vince and Charlene Stone, of... — Updated 8/1/2012


Nicholses Mark 50 Years

Rev. and Mrs. Wayne Nichols, of Dublin, Ga., recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were honored with a celebration for family and friends at The Blacksmith Shop... — Updated 8/1/2012


Lee, Goar Exchange Wedding Vows

Sang-yeon Lee, of Seoul, South Korea, and James Well Goar, of Brevard, were united in marriage at 12:30 p.m., July 14, 2012, at the groom’s parent’s house (Lake Ticoa,... — Updated 8/1/2012


Haston, Roberts United In Marriage

Mary Morris Haston, and John King Roberts, of Jacksonville, Fla., were united in marriage at 5 p.m., June 2, 2012, at The Chattooga Club in Cashiers. Father Nicholas Robert... — Updated 8/1/2012


Church Activities

Faith Memorial Chapel The Rev. Julie Carter Schaaf, chaplain at the Foothills Presbyterian Retirement Community in Easley, S.C., will preach this Sunday, Aug. 5, at 11 a.m. at Faith Memorial Chapel in Cedar Mountain. For a complete... — Updated 8/1/2012


Grisman Sextet, Del McCoury Band To Play – Brevard NC

The David Grisman Sextet and The Del McCoury Band will be the headline performers at the 7th Annual Mountain Song Festival, which will be held Sept. 7-8 at the Brevard Music... — Updated 8/1/2012


Frank Jahelka

Frank Jahelka, 68, of Brevard, passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 at his residence. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. To leave a condolence for the Jahelka family, visit “obituaries” at the website... — Updated 8/1/2012


Dorothy Kline Saunders

Dorothy Kline Saunders, 92, of College Walk, Brevard, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012. A native of Morgantown, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Newton Clark Kline and Blanche Kilmer Kline and the wife of the late James... — Updated 8/1/2012


Mark Alan Rickards

Mark Alan Rickards, 55, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2012, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. He was a graduate of Brevard High School and... — Updated 8/1/2012


Marvin Greene

Marvin Greene, 82, of Brevard and Wellington, Fla., died Saturday, July 28, 2012, in Brevard. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at First Christian... — Updated 8/1/2012


William “Bill” Fenley Pumphrey

William “Bill” Fenley Pumphrey, 89, of Brevard, died suddenly on July 26, 2012. Born in Marianna, Fla. on Oct. 3, 1922, he was the son of Rena Virginia Cook Pumphrey and Charles William Pumphrey. His wife of 50 years, Jean... — Updated 8/1/2012


Francis “Rass” Allison

Francis “Rass” Allison, 93, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2012. Born on Sept. 27, 1918, he was raised in Brevard and spent most of his life in North Carolina, in Brevard, and in his later years, spending time in... — Updated 8/1/2012


Legal Notices For 8-2-12

12 SP 31 NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NORTH CAROLINA, TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY Under and by virtue of a Power of Sale contained in that certain Deed of Trust executed by Barbara C. Johnson to Frank Loman, Trustee(s), which was dated Octob... — Updated 8/1/2012


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