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Articles from the October 13, 2009 edition

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Beautiful Baby

Huc McCall, 9 months old, won the Sunburst Baby Beauty Pageant in Spartanburg, S.C. on Sept. 26. His parents are Caleb and Marcey McCall formerly of South Carolina. His grandparents are Mike and...

 

News Of Organizations

Dunn's Rock Community Center Dunn's Rock Community Center is inviting the community on Tuesday, Oct. 13 for a warm and hearty meal! The meal includes "homegrown" beef stew, coleslaw, rice, cornbread and homemade desserts. Serving will begin around...

 

Peck Marries Tompkins

Katherine Anne Peck, of Brevard, and Daniel Charles Tompkins, of Brevard, were united in marriage Aug. 15, 2009, 4:00 p.m., at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church, in Valle Crucis. The officiating m...

 

Happy 90th Birthday

Martin G. Bennedict was born Oct. 7, 1919, in China. He graduated from Colgate University, in Hamilton, N.Y., in 1942. He joined the Army and was assigned to Signal Intelligence in Australia....

 

Duff Marries Parker

Jamie Duff, of Pisgah Forest, and Adam Parker, of Brevard, were united in marriage May 30, 2009, 5:30 p.m., at the Paul Porter Center, in Brevard. Todd Alewine officiated. Jessica Duff, sister of the...

 

Births In Transylvania

Emily Rose Deymen Robert Deymen and Marlena Pitts, of Pisgah Forest, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Emily Rose Deymen, born October 6, 2009, at Transylvania Regional Hospital, in Brevard. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces. She has...

 

One-Stop Voting Begins On Thursday

One-stop early voting for the municipal elections in Brevard and Rosman begins this Thursday. Voters residing within the municipalities may cast their ballots at the Board of Elections Office at 221 South Gaston St. in Brevard. The office will be...

 

New Act Promotes Tourism

U.S. Rep. Heath Shuler and his colleagues in the House have voted for legislation designed to annually attract up to 1.6 million new international visitors to the United States. Passed overwhelmingly by the House, the Travel Promotion Act will...

 

Could This Dog Win $1 Million?

By Sean Trapp Staff Writer Transylvania County's Little Bitsy is nipping at the heels of a $1 million prize that will be used for animal rescue efforts in Transylvania County, but she's going to need...

 

School Absences Remain Stable

Transylvania County school student absences remain stable despite the cases of flu and H1N1, or swine flu, being reported. No major problems have been reported and significant student absence rates have not been noted, according to Scott Elliott,...

 

Decision Coming On Murder Case Motions

Judge W. Robert Bell has not made a decision regarding motions to suppress statements and property evidence in the case of Denver Franklin Johnson, who faces a first-degree murder charge. Johnson, 35, of Brevard is charged with murdering David...

 

Vera Sherwood Orr Holden

Vera Sherwood Orr Holden, 78, of Easley, S.C. died Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009 at her residence. She was born June 24, 1931 in Transylvania County to the late Charles and Jennie Ducker Orr. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one...

 

Howard Jones

Howard Jones, 76, of Lake Toxaway, passed away Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009 at his home. A lifelong resident of Transylvania County, he was the son of the late James and Pearl Jones. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his first...

 

Tornado Football Clinches Winning Season

By Seth Montgomery BC Sports Information Michael Crumbaker found a wide-open Eric Watts on third down in overtime for the winning touchdown as the Tornados brought home their first South Atlantic Conf...

 

Knights Whitewash Rugby 3-0 On Wednesday

The Knights Middle School soccer team clinched a victory on Wednesday against conference opponent Rugby with a final score of 3-0. Knight's goal keeper Dan Taylor's performance, blocking 16 shots, coupled with the defensive strength of his...

 

Using His Noggin

Blue Devil senior Will Stephenson heads the ball towards Franklin's goal Wednesday night. He scored Brevard's only goal in their 2-1 loss to the Panthers. (Times photo by Robbie Ro...

 

Tough Row To Hoe

Lady Blue Devil Jessica Redmond puts a kill past a pair of West Henderson blockers. The Lady Falcons won in three games Thursday night. (Times photo by Robbie Robertson)...

 

Rosman Tigers Fall To Andrews 38-0 On Friday

By Scotty Ruff Sports Writer The Rosman Tiger football team has been headliners in media outlets throughout the 2009 season and Friday night's match-up with the Andrew's Wildcats was no exception....

 

Blue Devils Win A Barn-Burner In Overtime

In a game where 83 points were scored, the Blue Devil defense turned in its biggest stop of the night, allowing Brevard to escape with a 42-41 victory at East Henderson Friday night. It took the Blue...

 

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