The Transylvania Times -

Articles from the November 5, 2018 edition

Sorted by date  Results 26 - 50 of 52

Page Up



VanderKelen Exhibition To Open Nov. 9 At Brevard College - Brevard NC

“Eternity Is Written In Our Hearts,” by Janelle VanderKelen, an exhibition of photography and video will open on Friday, Nov. 9, at 5:30 p.m. in Spiers Gallery in the Sims Art Center. VanderKelen’s videos, photographs and sculptural...

 

Biltmore House Christmas Tree Arrives - Asheville NC

A towering 35-foot Fraser fir tree arrived at America's Largest Home last week, the final touch after several weeks of decorating Biltmore House for the holidays. Christmas at Biltmore, the estate's...

 

2018 North Carolina Book Award Recipients Announced

Writers delving into societal inequality and social unrest have taken top honors in the competitions for the 2018 North Carolina Book Award. The struggle of women and African Americans seeking opportunity and equality resonate through-out the...

 

Asheville Symphony To Celebrate Bates, Gershwin, Ellington - Asheville NC

The Asheville Symphony presents a jazz-tinged all-American program of works by Mason Bates, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17. The concert takes place at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium in downtown Asheville, under the baton...

 

USC Upstate Shoestring Players To Perform 'Fuddy Meers'

USC Upstate faculty member Lee Neibert will direct the university’s second production of the Shoestring Players’ season, “Fuddy Meers” by playwright David Lindsay-Abdaire. The show will run at 8 p.m., Nov. 8-10, and at 3 p.m. on Nov. 11 at...

 

Birth Announcement: Esther Jade Baney

Tucker and Danielle Baney, of Brevard, are very proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Esther Jade Baney, born Oct. 28, 2018, at Park Ridge Hospital in Hendersonville, N.C. She weighed 7...

 

Millers Celebrate 50 Years Of Marriage

Larry and Jannette Miller, of Brevard, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 5, 2018. They were married Nov. 5, 1968....

 

Rosman High Seniors Improve Their Hometown - Rosman NC

Rosman High School (RHS) wants to instill in its students not just the idea of service to others but also learning about community resources. One way to do this is to continue the annual tradition of...

 

Picturing The Past: Black Soldiers Stationed At Pisgah Forest In 1918

During World War I, African American soldiers in the U.S. military faced an enormous degree of discrimination from the draft process throughout their service. They were trained at separate camps and...

 

From Brevard Middle School: Students Qualify For Duke Talent Search

Sixteen students from Brevard Middle School were invited to join the Duke University Talent Identification Program's prestigious Seventh Grade Talent Search, with a number of students qualifying for...

 

Everyday Education: Student Success Can Start At The Library

The Transylvania County Library is here to help support your child’s education from birth through high school and beyond. We want the children in our community to succeed, and there are many ways that your library can assist. We can help find just...

 

Bears' Defense Stifles Blue Devils, Pisgah Wins 21-7 - Brevard NC

With a share of a conference championship on the line, the Brevard Blue Devils and the Pisgah Bears slugged it out for 48 minutes at Brevard Memorial Stadium on Friday night. Unfortunately for the...

 
 By Scotty Ruff    Sports    November 5, 2018

Tigers Cruise Past Yellowjackets For SMC Victory - Rosman NC

A lot was on the line for the Rosman Tiger football team Friday night as they traveled to Hayesville for the last regular season game of the year. The Tigers needed a win to improve from last year's...

 

Mountain Skies: Three Weak Meteor Showers In November

The Planets Slowly, over the past few months, the planets have been disappearing one by one. Well, not exactly. They are still out there but only one, Mars, remains easily visible in the early...

 

Blue Devils Close Out Season With Strong Showing At State - Brevard NC

Youth was served and experience paid dividends as Brevard thrived at the cross country state championship, greatly exceeding their projected finish in both the boys and girls races. From the onset of...

 

Tornados Narrowly Avoid Shutout In 25-6 Loss To Cougars - Brevard NC

The Brevard College Tornados football team (2-6, 2-4 USAS) suffered its sixth setback of the season on the road against the Averett Cougars (6-2, 5-1 USAS) in conference action. The game marked Brevard’s last road contest in 2018, as the Tornados...

 

Mountainfilm To Benefit Students Across Western North Carolina - Asheville NC

Muddy Sneakers is thrilled to host Mountainfilm on Tour in Asheville for the second year on Friday, Nov. 16, at 6 p.m. at Highland Brewing Co. The event promises a fantastic night of community and...

 

Free Rein Center Announces TVS As New Diamond Level Sponsor - Brevard NC

Transylvania Vocational Services (TVS) has committed to Diamond Level Sponsorship of Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education to further support the equine-assisted therapy programs that...

 

Swank 65 Mountain Bike Race 20 Years Strong And Riding

The Swank 65 mountain bike race has drawn riders to Pisgah National Forest for 20 years. The annual race has often marked the end of the race season for many athletes, and has been a great way to see...

 

Legal Notices: Nov. 5, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 18E339 EXECUTOR’S —- ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Renate Pitowski Chapman of Transylvania Co...

 

Mushroom Expert Will Talk At Hendersonville Green Drinks

On Thursday, Nov. 8, Hendersonville Green Drinks will welcome Greg Carter, a local mushroom expert to Black Bear Coffee on North Main Street in Hendersonville. Carter has been cultivating a variety of mushrooms since 1999. After founding his own...

 

Transylvania County Employees Receive Development Scholarships

Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) congratulates Shasta Moretz, Chris Owen and Linda Stone, all Transylvania County employees who are the recipients of a career development scholarship award. All three will attend the course Effective...

 

Savvy Senior: How To Capture Your Elder Loved Ones' Story

Dear Savvy Senior, I am interested in making a video of my 82-year-old parents’ life story/legacy and how they want to be remembered. With the holidays approaching, I thought this could be a neat gift to my older siblings, but I could use some help...

 

Veteran To Discuss 'Submarine Service During The Cold War'

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m., John Colflesh will present a lecture “Submarine Service During the Cold War.” Included in the lecture: •Colflesh’s training as a nuclear qualified submarine officer. •His experiences on board the USS...

 

INTERACT Participants 'Won't Give Up'

Editor's Note: Jeanette Wayne, Transylvania Vocational Service's INTERACT supervisor, wrote the following. "I Won't Give Up... even if the skies get rough." That's the motto for the INTERACT program...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 09/21/2019 13:44