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Articles from the October 3, 2019 edition

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 By Matthew McGregor    News

United Way Funding Delayed – Transylvania County, NC

The United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC) will have to access a reserve fund to meet its allocation goals for local nonprofits for its 2018-2019 fiscal year. The UWTC has not met its projection of $315,000 to the nonprofit... — Updated 10/17/2019

 By Rodrigo Vargas    News

Workshop Provided By Pisgah Legal Services

Last Saturday, Shoshana Fried, immigration lawyer from Pisgah Legal Services and member of the Board of Directors of El Centro, led a workshop at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. It was for the Latin community and it was about DACA,... — Updated 10/4/2019


Tornados Cycling Continues Dominance

The Brevard College cycling team continued its successful mountain biking season with multiple wins over the weekend at the King University MTB Race in Bristol, Va. The event... — Updated 10/2/2019


Curtis Carl Banther

Curtis Carl Banther, 87, of Lake Toxaway and Brevard, departed this world Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, after a period of declining health. He was predeceased by his parents, Dock and Bet... — Updated 10/2/2019


Latest County Jobless Rate Stands At 4.1 Percent – Transylvania County, NC

Transylvania County’s jobless rate in August was 4.1 percent, up from 4 percent the previous month, according to preliminary figures from the state Department of Commerce. The local jobless numbers only take into account those wh... — Updated 10/2/2019

 By Alex Perri    News

August, September Arrests Reported – Transylvania County, NC

The Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and incidents for September and August. Arrests •Oscar Shelton, 71, was arrested for one felony fugitive count on Sept. 21. He was taken to the county... — Updated 10/2/2019

 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports

Lady Blue Devils Riding High After 3-0 Win Over Franklin

The Brevard Lady Blue Devils picked up a statement victory Tuesday night, defeating Franklin 3-0 to maintain their place atop the Mountain Six standings. Coming into the match,... — Updated 10/2/2019

 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports

Tigers Clash With Braves As Both Seek Conference Wins

After a tough loss in their conference opener, the Rosman Tigers are hoping to bounce back with a road win this Friday night. Rosman (1-5) has a date with the Cherokee Braves. Cherokee (1-5) is in the middle of one of its worst sea... — Updated 10/2/2019


Dunn's Rock News

Dewey and Kathie Aiken made mid-life career changes, so they could work full-time doing what they enjoy most – mission work. The couple links mission teams with rural Southern... — Updated 10/2/2019


Rosenwald News

I swear just the other day it was New Year's Day and, now, all of a sudden, the end of 2019 is in sight. Time has just zipped on by. Take precious time to smell those roses. Be... — Updated 10/2/2019


Tickets On Sale For Free Rein's 'Main Event' Oct. 19

Tickets are on sale for "The Mane Event," the annual major fundraising event benefiting Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education. This year's gala takes place from 6... — Updated 10/2/2019


See Off News

Welcome to October, See Off Mountain! Fall weather has yet to find us, but other signs of the season are appearing nonetheless. Our family headed over to Davis Family Farms last weekend to do some pumpkin picking. Located on... — Updated 10/2/2019


Cedar Mountain News

Flea Market Saturday’s flea market was a huge success. There were so many donations for the community center table that we had to borrow four more tables. Thank you one and all... — Updated 10/2/2019


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Balsam Grove News

Bingo There will be bingo at the Balsam Grove Community Center on Friday, Oct. 4, starting with food at 6 p.m. and bingo at 7 p.m. Everyone is invited to come out for an evening of fun and fellowship. Food Pantry The food pantry at... — Updated 10/2/2019


Hunting, Fishing Celebrated At Wildlife Center

Last Saturday the public celebrated National Hunting & Fishing Day and National Public Lands Day at the Bobby N. Setzer fish hatchery in Pisgah National Forest. (Times Photos by... — Updated 10/2/2019


Cathey's Creek News

Shoe Box Event This past Saturday evening at the Cathey’s Creek Community Center, the second annual shoebox event was an interesting evening and included Kathy Merrill’s presentation of her trip to Africa and stories of the... — Updated 10/2/2019


Local Author Crawford Offers Writers' Retreat

Local author Katherine Scott Crawford, launches MountainTop Writers Retreats. These seasonal, weekend-long retreats are designed by a writer for writers and other creative... — Updated 10/2/2019


Frank And Allie Lee To Perform Oct. 5

Frank and Allie Lee will be performing at 185 King Street on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 8 p.m. Frank and Allie Lee of Bryson City are a harmony-powered old time duo. Their April 2018 rele... — Updated 10/2/2019


Connestee Art League To Present Autumn 'Art In The Park' Oct. 19

Due to the success of the Connestee Art League’s ‘Art in the Park’ event in July, the league has decided to hold a second Art in the Park on Oct. 19.This is the first time this event is being held in the fall. It will... — Updated 10/2/2019


Galloway Family Reunion Set For Oct. 13

The Galloway family reunion will be held on Sunday, Oct. 13, at the Estatoe Community Center beginning at 1 p.m. Descendants of Calvin, Husia and Julia Galloway and all other branches of the Galloway family — Raines, Owens,... — Updated 10/2/2019


Locke, Kolze Exchange Wedding Vows

Sarah Elisabeth Locke, of Knoxville, Tenn., formerly of Pisgah Forest, and Christopher Thomas Kolze M.D., also of Knoxville, were united in marriage at 6 p.m. July 27, 2019, at... — Updated 10/2/2019


Delta Kappa Gamma Hears From Four Aspiring Teachers

Members and guests of the Gamma Upsilon Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met in the Boerner Conference Room at Brevard College for their Sept. 26 gathering.... — Updated 10/2/2019


Lake Toxaway News

Music And Dinner The band playing on Friday is Split Rail. For more information, go to Dinner on Friday will be meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, gree... — Updated 10/2/2019


Rosman News

Heritage Day Rosman’s Heritage Day will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5. It is sponsored by the town of Rosman and will be held on the grounds of Rosman Town Hall. The “Heritage Room” will feature... — Updated 10/2/2019


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