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Articles from the January 15, 2015 edition

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 By Jaimen Romano    News    January 15, 2015

Tornado Women Knock Off Regionally-Ranked Carson-Newman

Junior Katie Williams forced overtime with a last second three-pointer with 1.3 seconds left in regulation, before the Brevard College women's basketball team defeated regionally-ranked... Full story

 

Legal Notices For January 15, 2015

NOTICE TO CREDITORS Having qualified as Administratrix CTA of the Estate of BARBARA J. JOHNSON, late of Brevard, Transylvania County, North Carolina, the undersigned hereby notifies all persons, firms, and corporations having claims against the... Full story

 

McCall, Powell Exchange Vows

Carla D'Ree McCall and Timothy Allen Powell, both of Brevard, were married Nov. 29, 2014, at 5 p.m. The ceremony was a beautiful snowy-winter themed candlelight service held at Middle Fork Baptist Chu...

 
 By John Lanier    News    January 15, 2015

Academy To Stay at BMC One More Year - Brevard NC

Brevard Academy: A Challenge Foundation Academy will spend one more year at the Brevard Music Center before moving to a new site off the Hendersonville Highway in 2016. Board of Directors Chairman Warren Alston reported Monday night that the school...

 
 By Park Baker    News    January 15, 2015

Home Destroyed After Second Fire - Brevard NC

A home on Rainbow Lake Drive being rented out by four people was destroyed Saturday by a fire. Local fire departments responded at 4:15 p.m. to the home at 96 Rainbow Lake Drive, off East Fork Road. The home was unoccupied at the time. County Fire...

 

Browns Celebrate 65th Wedding Anniversary

Douglas and Perry Lee Brown celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Jan. 14, 2015. They were married Jan. 14, 1950, in Greenville, S.C. They will be celebrating with family. They have one daughter,...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    January 15, 2015

Mother Files Suit After Son's Death - Brevard NC

The mother of a Transylvania County man who was found dead in 2012 recently filed a wrongful death lawsuit alleging her son was the target of a murder-for-hire plot and that his death was no accident, but a carefully orchestrated attack. Donna Few...

 

Events Planned To Celebrate MLK - Brevard NC

Brevard College and the community will join Jan. 17-19 to honor and celebrate the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This is the 25th year that Transylvania County has celebrated King's...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    January 15, 2015

Commissioners Discuss New Substation - Brevard NC

Transylvania County commissioners approved a study to evaluate the scope of work needed at the proposed location of a new fire/EMS substation during Monday night’s regularly scheduled meeting. Last November, David McNeill addressed commissioners...

 

News of Organizations

VFW Post 4309 VFW Post 4309 will be celebrating the official reopening of their Post home on Saturday, Jan. 24, starting at 2 p.m. All members of the Post and their families are encouraged to attend this event. The Post is also extending an...

 

Website Highlights Brevard, Cycle Race - Brevard NC

Brevard and the Assault on the Carolinas cycling event recently received recognition by Active.com, one of the leading online sites for registering upcoming sporting events across the country. The website named Brevard one of the “5 Best Mountain...

 

Church Activities – Transylvania County

Bethany Baptist Bethany Baptist Church would like to invite the community to attend services with the Will Galkin Evangelistic Team Sunday and Wednesday, Jan. 18 and 21. Sunday services are as...

 

Chamber Reveals Board Of Directors For The New Year - Brevard NC

The Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce has announced its 2015 Board of Directors. The four newly elected members are Aaron Baker (Oskar Blues Brewery), Cathy Landis (Transylvania Regional Hospital), Jessica Merrill (Headwaters Outfitters) and...

 

Medical Simulation Friday At Bracken Mountain -Brevard NC

This Friday evening, Brevard College Wilderness Leadership and Experiential Education program will be conducting a medical rescue simulation on the city’s Bracken Mountain Preserve. Those in the area Friday between 5 p.m. and midnight and who...

 

Relay Ready To Go

This past Saturday, Relay for Life of Transylvania County held a kickoff event at the Masonic Lodge in Brevard for its 2015 fundraising efforts. On hand were (left to right) Kristin Murdock, Paula...

 

Special Olympian Ready To Take 'Polar Plunge' – Brevard NC

You only need to know Brevard resident Robert "Bob" Molloy for a short time before you realize just how much enthusiasm and commitment he has in pursuing his interests. Molloy, who originally hails...

 

Here To Hike

Despite the frigid temperatures last week, the Kinsey family from Lexington, S.C., enjoyed a hike in DuPont State Recreational Forest. (Times photo by Michael Rogers)...

 

United Way And Comporium Seek Warm Coats – Brevard NC

United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC) and Comporium of Brevard are conducting a coat drive for gently used and new coats of all sizes until the end of January. Anyone wishing to donate may deliver...

 

United Way Still Needs $131,138 To Reach County Fundraising Goal – Brevard NC

In stark contrast to recent weather conditions, the thermometers for United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC) are steadily rising. UWTC's latest pledge calculation indicates $368,862 in pledges so...

 

Mac Morrow Picked To Lead Historical Society – Brevard NC

The Transylvania County Historical Society began the New Year with a new president, Mac Morrow. Looking to 2015 as the 200th anniversary of the Allison-Deaver House and 100th anniversary of the Silvermont mansion, the society ended the past year...

 

License Tag Office To Close Monday – Pisgah Forest NC

The N.C. License Plate Agency/Tag Office in Pisgah Forest will be closed for the Martin Luther King holiday Monday, Jan. 19 and will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 20....

 

Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Applications Being Taken – Brevard NC

The opportunity to become a Master Gardener Volunteer in Transylvania County only happens once a year. N.C. State University/ NC Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Classes for 2015 will...

 

More Deserved Accolades

In the past few weeks, local residents and teams have received several prestigious honors and awards. In one of the more unusual categories, O.P. Taylor’s received international recognition as one of the Top 10 Toy Stores in the world. Such an...

 

Brevard Little Theatre To Stage 'The Boys In Autumn' – Brevard NC

Whatever happened to Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn? The last we knew, they were young lads, exploring the woods, rafting on the Mississippi River, and cutting capers at midnight. Did they grow up...

 

'Faces Of Freedom' To Open At TC Arts Council – Brevard NC

A Community of artists in Brevard and Transylvania County invites the public to experience freedom through an artistic lens at the Transylvania Community Arts Council. Artwork will be on display Jan. 17 through Feb. 2. The opening reception at the...

 

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