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Pipe Bomb Suspect Cesar Sayoc Was A Brevard College Student

Cesar Sayoc, the Florida resident who allegedly mailed explosives to prominent Democrats and who was arrested last week, was confirmed as a Brevard College student in the early 1980s. Christie...

 

City Council To Host Planning Session Nov. 1 - Brevard NC

The Brevard City Council will host a planning session on Thursday at the Cradle of Forestry. The planning session will begin at 9 a.m. and is open to the public. This session will not replace the one the council typically holds in January. According...

 

Nearly 6,000 Ballots Cast So Far In County - Brevard NC

As of this morning, 5,951 Transylvania County voters have cast ballots in the general election. Of the total, 1,935 were Republicans, 1,903 were Democrats, 2,105 were unaffiliated and eight were Libertarians. One stop voting continues from 7 a.m....

 

Transylvania County Superior Court Term Ends - Brevard NC

Transylvania County Superior Court ended Friday with a bench trial for Princeton Thomas. Thomas pleaded not guilty to one felony count of second-degree burglary, one felony count of larceny after breaking and entering, one felony count of conspiring...

 

Voting Based On Information

“Being adequately informed is a democratic duty, just as the vote is a democratic right. A misinformed electorate, voting without knowledge, is not a true democracy.” –British author Jay Griffiths In today’s society, we have a tendency to...

 

Vote For Mike West

You can’t go wrong with a vote for Mike West. Mike knows the U.S. Constitution more faithfully than any of the other candidates. He is knowledgeable and experienced after six or more years on the County Planning Board with at least one year as...

 

Why I Voted Yes On School Bond

I voted “yes” on the Transylvania school bond issue. Originally, I was opposed to the school bond. However, after attending the presentations and campus tours at Brevard High School and Rosman High School, I changed my mind. What I saw at...

 

Vote Yes For School Bond

As former educators in the Transylvania County School system, we would like to express our opinion concerning the upcoming bond referendum. We served many years in Transylvania County Schools: Jim as head football coach at Rosman High School, and I,...

 

Guice Is Best Choice

I have personally known David Guice for approximately 35 years. I can attest that he is a man of faith, a family man who is a great husband, father and grandad. He is a man who exhibits much wisdom and knowledge, having served in top government...

 

Socialism Protects The Wealthy

Vote like your children, grandchildren, your family have to live in America after you’re gone. The New Democratic Party’s agenda will leave two classes, the 1 percenters or very wealthy elite ruling class and the much larger bottom class. Histori...

 

Time To Clean House

If, like me, you believe that those individuals we elect in our country should be decent, moral, civil, honest individuals whom we can be proud of, then it is time to replace the insiders now in office supporting Donald Trump, who has misrepresented...

 

Edwards Fails To Respond

“Did not respond to our questions.” That’s what you find when you search WLOS candidate profiles and three nonpartisan voter guides for information on Chuck Edwards, the current state senator for District 48. Why is he avoiding questions on...

 

Vote 'Yes" On School Bond

We encourage you to support the bond referendum. We are proud of the students at both Brevard High School and Rosman High/Middle School and how well they represent our schools and communities. We are actively involved at both campuses and have seen...

 

Vote For Change Again

Trump says this election is about him, again. Well how do Trump supporters feel about their man liking the Saudis, who just murdered, no not just murdered but tortured and dismembered, a Washington Post journalist; or who likes Putin, who treated...

 

Comprehensive Plan Needed

Approval of the $68 million school bond will raise property taxes from 51 cents per $100 to approximately 62 cents per $100. Our taxes will go up a whopping 21.5 percent. Approval of the $68 million school bond will give the School Board the...

 

Obituary: Karen Enterline Kerr

Karen Enterline Kerr, 86 of High Point, N.C., passed away on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital in Greensboro, N.C. She was born Sept. 24, 1932, in Yonkers, N.Y. to William...

 

Obituary: Fred Parker

After a short illness, Fred Parker, 82, of Brevard, left for Heaven on the beautiful fall morning of Oct. 24, 2018. After serving his country in the United States Air Force, he worked in the...

 

Obituary: Rev. Charles Lindberg Perry

Rev. Charles Lindberg Perry, 90, of Granite Falls, N.C., passed away Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, at Hickory Falls Health and Rehabilitation in Granite Falls. Born June 25, 1928 in Transylvania County,...

 

Revolutionary War's Patriots Grave Sites Marked And Honored

Western North Carolina's rich historic heritage was remembered recently when the grave sites of two American Revolution patriots were marked and commemorated by members of the Blue Ridge Chapter of...

 

Hayeses Celebrated 50 Years Of Marriage

Don and Jeanne Hayes, of Cedar Mountain, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 6, 2018, with a party hosted by their daughters at Kelley's Family Restaurant in Brevard. They were married...

 

Brevard College Wind Ensemble Performs A Concert For Veterans - Brevard NC

The Brevard College Wind Ensemble will present a concert on Friday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Brevard College's Porter Center. The concert includes special selections to honor America's military...

 

'Dracul' Author To Visit The Greystone Inn - Lake Toxaway NC

As All Hallow’s Eve nears, the best-selling horror author Dacre Stoker is making his way to Transylvania County. After an exhaustive cross-country tour promoting his new book, “Dracul”. Stoker will be at The Greystone Inn for Halloween....

 

Transylvania Library Hosts 'Vessel,' An Exhibition Of Artists' Books And Prints - Brevard NC

The Book and Print Arts Collective of Western N.C. (BPAC) presents “Vessel,” a showcase of artists’ books and prints at the Transylvania County public library Nov. 1-30. All the exhibiting artists are members of BPAC, a community of Western...

 

Headwaters Ranger Cheek To Speak At Library Nov. 1

Michael Cheek, Headwaters State Forest Ranger, will be the speaker at the Transylvania County Library Discover Natural Transylvania program on Thursday, Nov. 1, at 6:30 p.m. Headwaters State Forest is located in southern Transylvania County...

 

Sarah Siskind To Play Saturday

Sarah Siskind will perform Saturday, Nov. 3, at the DFR Room in Brevard at 8 p.m. Siskind moved to Brevard in 2015 as a “respite” from the hustle and bustle of Nashville, Tenn. where she built her songwriting and recording career. Originally...

 

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