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Legal Notices For September 14, 2015

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA BEFORE THE CLERK FILE NO. 15-E-249 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Personal Representative of the Estate of Lynne J.... Full story

 

Inept Congress

As part of Constitution Week, Sept. 17-23, members of Congress would do well to review the Constitution, particularly Article I, which enumerates their powers and responsibilities. If they are honest in their self-reflection, they would realize they...

 

Blindsided By Water Bill

Surely I am not the only city utilities customer who was blindsided by the recent water/sewer/disposal bill. When does 36 days equal a month? Apparently, the meter reader was out sick, and as there is no backup worker or Plan B, a “guesstimate...

 

Stop Widening Of Caldwell Street

My husband and I read with interest the letter by Karen Shaffer concerning the widening of Caldwell Street. We are not sure how this slipped through our radar, but we share the writer’s concerns. The study determining that Caldwell needed widening...

 

City Utility System Is The Key To Our Future

I recently had a fellow resident ask me about the amount of money the city of Brevard has spent on infrastructure over my 15 year tenure as mayor. After just a moment of organizing my thoughts I realized that you can’t “see” most of it because...

 

Court's Future On The Docket - Brevard NC

The pros and cons of whether to renovate and expand the current courthouse, build a new one or do nothing is scheduled to be discussed tonight during the Transylvania Board of Commissioners’ regular meeting. As previously reported, supposed...

 

Officials Hopeful About Crime Lab - Brevard NC

Law enforcement officials and prosecutors in Transylvania County are hopeful a new regional crime lab located in Henderson County will help alleviate the backlog of forensic analyses, such as blood alcohol and blood drug tests. Last week, officials...

 

Artist Dreams Of Creating A Sculpture Foundry - Brevard NC

A local artist is hoping a sculpture foundry will help draw thousands of tourists and artists to Brevard, expanding an already vibrant art community and help art become the driving force of the local...

 

Gertrude A. "Trudi" Johnson

Gertrude A. "Trudi" Johnson, 77, of Brevard, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock. A native of Walnut, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Emmett Alexander and...

 

Sierra Club Recognizes Brevard College Professor - Brevard NC

Brevard College professor Jim Reynolds received a "Special Achievement Award" from the Sierra Club Saturday in San Francisco. Reynolds was the driving force behind a campaign to make Brevard College...

 

Horse Shoe Man Accused Of Lake Toxaway B&E - Brevard NC

Police say a 33-year-old man broke into a home in Lake Toxaway and stole more than $1,000 worth of cash and goods. Jeremiah R. McCall, of 489 Old Pole Bridge Road, Horse Shoe, was charged with...

 

Mediation Center Has New Board Members - Brevard NC

The Mediation Center welcomes three new members to its board of directors. New members Dr. Jeanne Cummings, James Robinson-Long, and Mort Stein were elected to a three-year term starting in September of 2015. Cummings is a clinical psychologist with...

 

Paul J. Nau

Paul J. Nau, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Aug. 19, 2015, in Brevard. Born March 25, 1926, he was the son of Floyd and Margaret Nau. He lived in Astoria, N.Y, for many years before marrying his wife,...

 

Eunice Mae Devore Anders

Eunice Mae Devore Anders, 89, of Brevard, went home to be with the Lord Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, at Transylvania Regional Hospital. A native of Transylvania County, she was the daughter of the late Wiley Devore Sr. and Mae Woodring Devore, and was...

 

Carrie Lamm Byrnside

Carrie Lamm Byrnside, 25, of Hendersonville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. She was the daughter of James M. Lamm and stepmother, Virginia, and mother, Patty Thomas. She was preceded in death by her sister, Alexzandria Desiree’ Lamm. In...

 

Dr. Bodie To Discuss Nocturia – Brevard NC

Bedwetting is a significant problem for children. Up to a quarter of children will wet the bed until the age of 10. It often interferes with their social activities and poses a significant problem for parents. Transylvania Regional Hospital will...

 

Singing In The Mountains

The three-day Mountain Song Festival came to a close Sunday after another successful run. Those attending at Brevard Music Center were treated to, among others, Ricky Skaggs, Steve Martin and Steep...

 

Lake Learning

Professors Jon Buford and Jenny Kafsky instruct the Brevard College Wilderness Leadership 101 class on the lake last week at Camp High Rocks. Paddle stroke is key to an efficient day on the water....

 

Ideas Needed

The recently opened Off-Road Research Group at 5750 Asheville Highway (just over Little Mountain) is currently looking for ideas to convert a Ford Explorer into the ultimate weekend warrior mountain...

 

Local United Way Completes 2015 Requirements – Brevard NC

United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC) has fulfilled the 2015 United Way Worldwide (UWW) membership requirements. The local agency has been a qualified member in good standing since 1955. "This is...

 

C.A.R.E. Holds Third Annual Overdose Awareness Event – Brevard NC

The Transylvania County C.A.R.E. Coalition held its third annual Overdose Awareness Event at the Transylvania County Library Sunday, Aug. 30. Additional sponsors were Gordon's Pharmacy, Alliance...

 

Cradle Of Forestry To Host 'Bring Back The Monarchs' – Pisgah Forest NC

The Cradle of Forestry invites the public to attend the “Bring Back the Monarchs” program Sunday, Sept. 20 at 2 p.m. in the Forest Discovery Center. Monarch Watch Conservation Specialist Joyce Pearsall will present this program about the monarch...

 

Sports Have Played Prominent Role In County

The Smithsonian traveling exhibit, "Hometown Teams," is now up at the library. As part of the Museum on Main Street program, the goal is to bring the Smithsonian to small towns across Amer-ica and to...

 
 By Kayla Lead    Arts    September 14, 2015

BC Music Faculty To Perform – Brevard NC

The Brevard College Music Department will ring in the new academic year with its annual Faculty Showcase Concert Saturday, Sept. 19, in The Porter Center for Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. The program...

 

Lawyer Explains Pros, Cons Of Iranian Deal

These new books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: Fiction Barclay, Linwood. “Broken Promise.” After the loss of his marriage and business, David moves back to his hometown to be closer to family. Just as David begins to...

 

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