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Blue Devils Crush Patriots 63-6 In Home Opener

Brevard Blue Devil fans had to wait four weeks into the season to see their team take the field at home. At least it was worth the wait. After exploding for 21 points in the second quarter, Brevard...

 

WNC Vietnam Veterans Have A Wall Of Their Own

On Tuesday, Aug. 28, a large crane exited the gates of the Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville, its mission accomplished. The long-awaited Vietnam Veterans Memorial had been placed and...

 

Cougars' Big Second Half Proves Too Much For Tigers

The Rosman Tigers season hasn't started as planned, but the Tigers are improving. The team has played some stiff competition against teams much bigger than them so far this season. Friday night would...

 

Picturing The Past: 'We Love America' Quilt On Display At Library

Following the terrorist attacks against the United States on Sept. 11, 2001, the second grade teachers at Brevard Elementary choose to undertake a social studies project to focus students on the good...

 

American Red Cross Needs Diverse Blood Donations

The American Red Cross urges people of all races and ethnicities to give blood to help ensure a diverse blood supply for patients in need. The vast majority of blood types fall into one of the major ABO groups. However, some blood types are unique...

 

Methodist Rallies To Defeat BC Women's Soccer 3-2

The Brevard College Tornados (2-2-0) hosted the Methodist Monarchs (3-2-0) on Saturday, making their first home appearance of the season at Ives-Lemel Field. The Tornados stormed out of the gate...

 

Leland "Ralph" Morgan Jr.

Leland "Ralph" Morgan Jr. passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at the Elizabeth House, surrounded by loving family and friends. He courageously and without complaint, battled brain cancer...

 

Dora "Dee" Pybus Brennan

Dora “Dee” Pybus Brennan, 93, of Brevard, went home to be with the Lord Sept. 6, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Gilbert and Mae Mitchell Pybus. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, James Brennan. A...

 

Waybern Coy Shelton

Waybern Coy Shelton, 68, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. He was born in Transylvania County June 13, 1950, to Jewell Chappell Shelton and the late Coy Shelton. In addition to his father, he was also preceded in death by one grandson, Matthew Coy...

 

Wildlife Commission Offers Outdoors Events

On Saturday, Sept. 22, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will host or support four family-friendly outdoor skills events to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. The events, most of which...

 

DuPont Forest Festival Launches Next Weekend

On National Public Lands Day – Saturday, Sept. 22 – Friends of DuPont Forest will launch the first ever DuPont Forest Festival, an event celebrating the adventure, wildness and beauty of DuPont State Recreational Forest. Nearly 50 activities...

 

Mark Burrows Retiring After Nearly 30 Years Of Service

Mark Burrows recently announced his plans to retire from Transylvania County, marking nearly 30 years of civic and community service. Burrows was hired as the first planning director for the county in...

 

Legal Notices: Sept. 10, 2018

Notice of Public Hearing City of Brevard Proposed Amendments to Unified Development Ordinance Chapter 2, District Provisions; Chapter 6, Environmental Protection; Chapter 8, Tree Protection and Landscaping; Chapter 9, Circulation and Connectivity; Ch...

 

United Way Receives Grant For Early Childhood Mobile Unit

On Aug. 28, The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina awarded a onetime grant for $47,120 for the Early Childhood Education Community Playgroups Mobile Resource Unit. Community Playgroups...

 

Cradle Of Forestry Works To Bring Back Monarch Butterflies

The Cradle of Forestry in America heritage site invites the public to attend the “Bring Back the Monarchs” program on Sunday, Sept. 16, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Forest Discovery Center. Monarch Watch Conservation Specialist Joyce Pearsall will...

 

Cooper Orders Mandatory Evacuation Order

With powerful and dangerous Hurricane Florence zeroing in on North Carolina, Gov. Roy Cooper today issued a mandatory state evacuation order for vulnerable coastal areas. The state order is in addition to local evacuation orders already in place in...

 

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