The Transylvania Times -

Articles from the November 22, 2018 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 27



Thanksgiving Tradition Keeps Cooking - Brevard NC

Thanksgiving is not just one day at Brevard's own community kitchen, Bread of Life, but celebrated throughout the week as volunteers come out to show their gratitude by taking on different tasks -...

 

Board Votes On Path, Ball Field - Brevard NC

The Transylvania County Board of Education unanimously voted to grant an easement for a bike path to the city of Brevard and passed a resolution declaring one of the ball fields near Davidson River School as surplus property at its monthly meeting...

 

Brevard's First Full-Time Fire Chief Sworn In - Brevard NC

The Brevard Fire Department (BFD) has its first full-time fire chief with the swearing in of Bobby Cooper. Cooper, the county's former Emergency Services director, took the oath of office...

 

Biologist Talks About Ecology, Forest Revision Plan - Brevard NC

Josh Kelly, public lands biologist for MountainTrue, a regional environmental nonprofit, talked about the ongoing Pisgah-Nantahala management plan revision process during the Transylvania Natural Resources Council’s recent meeting Kelly said this e...

 
 By John Lanier    News    November 22, 2018

Betty Scruggs McGaha Recognized For Service To Education - Brevard NC

Members of the Transylvania County Board of Education honored Betty Scruggs McGaha for 45 years of service to the Transylvania County school system Monday evening. Superintendent Jeff McDaris said...

 

Thankful For Caring People

Brevard Mayor Jimmy Harris is fond of saying Brevard is “an above average” city, and he is right. He even might be underselling the city and county. There is no place on the East Coast that has as many large, breathtaking waterfalls as there are...

 

Trump Is Not Evil

Don Rogers recently wrote an opinion letter proclaiming that he will not excuse Trump’s evils and that, “Republicans who do not reject and condemn Trump’s demagoguery are complicit in it and will share in history’s judgment.” President Trum...

 

Obituary: Norma Jane Clayton

Norma Jane Clayton, 77, of Brevard, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018. She was preceded in death by the aunt who raised her, Beulah Shively, and one sister, Mildred Johnson. She was a very successful owner/realtor of Norma Clayton Realty in Brevard....

 

Obituary: Charles Edward "Eagle" Moss Sr.

Charles Edward “Eagle” Moss Sr., 66, formerly of Brevard, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Atlanta, Ga. Service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Glade Creek Baptist Church in Pisgah Forest. Professional services rendered...

 

Mission Health Releases Its 2017 Annual Report

Mission Health released its 2017 Annual Report, Making Good: Together, Changing Lives and Growing Opportun-ities for Western North Carolina, which tells the stories of how Mission Health is continuing its more than 130-year legacy of service and...

 

'Snowbound' Captures Life In Appalachia Towns - Asheville NC

Though the weather outside is frightful, inside this small town train depot it's delightful! Asheville Community Theatre invites the public to get cozy with "Snowbound," a family-friendly play that ce...

 

Clint Roberts To Perform With Full Band - Brevard NC

On Nov. 24, Clint Roberts will return to 185 King Street's stage. Roberts will be bringing on a full band to play his original songs from his 2017 release "Hamlet Blues," including a few new ones....

 

'Santa's Toy Chest' Dance Set - Brevard NC

Southern Lights Square and Round Dance Club will hold “Santa’s Toy Chest” dance on Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Whitmire Activity Building, located at 310 Lily Pond Road in Hendersonville. Toys will be collected for a local charity. Advanced dance...

 

Hometown Holiday Jam Features Mike And Mike - Brevard NC

The Hometown Holiday Jam hosted by Brevard's own Mike and Mike from Steep Canyon Rangers is back at 185 King Street the Friday after Thanksgiving. Joining them this year is Steve "Big Daddy" McMurry...

 

'Rooted' Exhibit Opens Nov. 23 At Blue Moon Gallery - Brevard NC

Ana Estrada, curator, and Rob Travis, photographer, present a new exhibit, "Rooted," from Nov. 23 through Jan. 21 at the Blue Moon Gallery in downtown Brevard. "Rooted" features a selection of images...

 

Alli Marshall To Give Free Reading At UNCA In Reading At UNC Asheville

Alli Marshall, UNC Asheville’s 2018 Ramsey Library Community Author, will give a free public reading on Wednesday, Dec. 5, in the library’s Whitman Room. Marshall will be accompanied by guitarist, flutist and singer-songwriter Heather Taylor....

 

Local Artists To Show Interpretations Of Vermeer's Painting - Brevard NC

Three artist-owned galleries in downtown Brevard will participate in an inaugural event, Masterful Collaboration. Red Wolf Gallery, Artist @ Work Studio and Gallery, and Heart of the Matter will...

 

Blue Ridge Ringers To Perform - Brevard NC

The Blue Ridge Ringers will give two performances of “Christmas Eve in Appalachia” in Transylvania County. They will perform at the Transylvania County Library on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at noon and at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd on...

 

Charles Taylor's Annual Holiday Dinner Returns Dec. 15 - Brevard NC

The 26th annual Charles Taylor Holiday Dinner will be held on Saturday, Dec. 15, at the Expo Center at the Crowne Plaza Resort in Asheville. The popular dinner is one of the largest and longest-running political dinners in North Carolina. The...

 

Blue Devils Travel To Take On Top Seed Randleman - Brevard NC

For the Brevard Blue Devils, the road to Raleigh runs through Randleman. If Brevard wants their season to continue, they have to win on the road against the No. 1 seed Tigers this Friday night. Randleman (12-0) won the PAC 7 Conference, handing two...

 

Six Tornados Tabbed For USA South All-Conference Team - Brevard NC

The USA South Conference announced on Tuesday afternoon its 2018 All-Conference and All-Sportsmanship awards, pegging six Brevard College Tornados football student-athletes as selections. Freshman quarterback Dalton Cole, senior wide receiver Bubba C...

 

Church Activities: Nov. 22, 2018

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian The Rev. Bob Edmunds will lead the worship on Sunday, Nov. 25. Sunday Worship times are 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Nursery care is provided. Sunday school classes meet from 9:45-10:45 a.m. for all ages. There is a...

 

Tigers Shake Off Slow Start To Beat Bobcats In Opener - Rosman NC

The Rosman Tigers trailed for all of three minutes Tuesday night before taking a lead behind some big 3-pointers and staving off a fourth-quarter surge to defeat the Blue Ridge Bobcats 62-58 in their...

 

Briggs' Big Night Propels Lady Tigers Past Bobcats 55-48 - Rosman NC

Senior standout Gracie Briggs got the 2018-19 season off to a big start Tuesday night as she led the Rosman Lady Tigers to a 55-48 win over Blue Ridge. Rosman led by 15 at halftime, stretching their...

 

Legal Notices: Nov. 22, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 18E273 EXECUTOR’S —- ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of James Rodney Hammer-smith of Transylvania...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018