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Pet Blessings – Brevard, NC

On Oct. 4, St. Philip's Episcopal Church held a "drive-by blessing of the animals" to celebrate the Feast of St. Francis.... — Updated 10/7/2020

 By Matt McGregor    News

City Of Brevard's Dog Park Plans Taking Shape – Brevard, NC

During its recent meeting, Brevard City Council heard a special presentation on the design of the upcoming dog park off Ecusta Road at the City Sports Complex. Councilwoman Maureen... — Updated 9/29/2020


Wildlife Commission Seeks Information on Hellbender Sightings

With fall fishing right around the corner, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is asking the public, particularly anglers, to report any sightings of hellbenders (water dogs) to... — Updated 9/28/2020

 By Alex Perri    News

MacDonald Moves On After Being At DuPont Forest's Beginnings

Former DuPont State Recreational Forest ranger Bruce MacDonald has worked with the N.C. Forest Service in some capacity since he was a student at Warren Wilson College in the... — Updated 7/9/2020

 By Nona Walker    Education

Connestee Falls Scholarship Winners Announced-Brevard NC

Transylvania County Schools recently announced the recipients of this year's Connestee Falls scholarships. They are a talented and deserving group of 12 seniors from both Brevard... — Updated 7/1/2020


Pets Of The Week

There are a variety of animals available for adoption at Transylvania County Animal Shelter on the Old Rosman Highway. For more information, call (828) 883-3713.... — Updated 7/1/2020


From County Shelter: More Pets Are Available For Adoption

The Transylvania County Animal Shelter located at 1124 Old Rosman Highway, is now open. While following safety and limited occupancy guidelines, the lobby is open to the public.... — Updated 6/24/2020

 By Matt McGregor    News

Pisgah Paws Cat Café Loses Animal Shelter Certificate-Brevard NC

On June 15, the Veterinary Division of the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDACS) issued a “Notice of Revocation of Animal Shelter Certificate of Registration” to Pisgah Paws Cat Café and Emporium. The n... — Updated 6/22/2020


My Pet World: How To Safely Get Scared Cat In Carrier

Dear Cathy, We have a shelter cat named Chechee, now 7, who is very skittish and frightened every moment of the day. It is impossible to cuddle with her and we can barely pet her because she runs away and hides. We would like to... — Updated 6/17/2020

 By Matt McGregor    News

Group Wants Dogs 'Almost Home' -Brevard NC

Seeing a dog like 4-month-old Samson transform from a terrified animal cowering in the back of a dark kennel to a free-running, happy and loved firehouse dog in Greenville, S.C.,... — Updated 6/15/2020


Pet Of The Week And Free Food For Pets

In coordination with the ASPCA, free bags of pet food will be handed out on Friday, May 29, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the county Animal Shelter parking lot. The shelter's free food... — Updated 6/1/2020


From County Shelter –– Pets Are Available For Adoption

Transylvania County Animal Shelter (TCAS) staff is available by phone to assist the community, schedule rabies shots and make appointments for adopters. While the shelter remains... — Updated 4/22/2020


My Friend's Legacy

In the midst of the turmoil caused by the coronavirus, I have witnessed much behavior that gives me a warmed heart and hope for the future. The kindness lies in my friend, who shares her bounty without fanfare. For example, she... — Updated 4/22/2020


Veterinarians Face Struggles In Helping Pets

Though pets are considered family members for many, the response to coronavirus could marginalize animal care as businesses and services transition into the new territory of... — Updated 3/25/2020


Shirley Galloway Tinsley

Shirley Galloway Tinsley, of Pisgah Forest, departed this life March 7, 2020. She was a lifelong resident of Pisgah Forest. Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, Carl L. and Ida Owen Galloway; her brothers, Bill, Ivan and... — Updated 3/12/2020


Mardi Gras Gumbo Cookoff Draws Hungry Crowd – Pisgah Forest, NC

It was a festive Fat Tuesday last week as Ecusta Brewing Company hosted its annual Mardi Gras Gumbo Cookoff. The event drew a dozen home cooks and dozens of hungry patrons ready to... — Updated 3/6/2020


Cedar Mountain News

Blood Drive In spite of the holiday weekend, there were 25 pints of blood, including two doubles, at our last blood drive on Saturday, Dec. 21, at the Cedar Mountain Fire Department. When a double red cell donation is given, the... — Updated 1/2/2020


Marie Elaine "Bo" Holden

Marie Elaine “Bo” Holden, 75, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Chester and Levia Searcy Cagle. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband,... — Updated 12/30/2019


Woodward: Sediment The Top Pollutant – Transylvania County, NC

Sediment is the number one pollutant in North Carolina, according to Mitch Woodward from the N.C. Cooperative Extension. Woodward recently gave a presentation, “Small Scale Solutions to Protect Water Quality,” at a recent... — Updated 12/23/2019

 By Matt McGregor    News

Cat Café Owner Disputes State's Latest Findings – Brevard, NC

Pisgah Paws Cat Café on North Broad Street in Brevard received a “disapproved” follow-up facility-compliance inspection (FCI) from the N.C. Department of Agriculture (NCDA) on Oct. 23 but is being allowed to continue its opera... — Updated 11/22/2019


Commission Asks Public To Report Hellbenders

With Delayed Harvest Trout Waters now open, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is asking the public, in particular trout anglers, to report any sightings of hellbenders (water... — Updated 10/16/2019


Appalled By Treatment Of Erickson

I am writing this letter because I am absolutely appalled by the treatment of Erica Erickson and Pisgah Paws by the Brevard Police, Transylvania County Animal Control, and the Transylvania County government. Erickson founded... — Updated 10/2/2019


Pisgah Paws Should Be Appreciated, Not Banned

I am not one to write letters to the editor, but I am so disgusted by the treatment of Pisgah Paws and Ms. Erickson by the police, animal shelter and government in this county that I could not hold back, especially after seeing... — Updated 9/30/2019

 By Matthew McGregor    News

State Fines Pisgah Paws – Brevard, NC

The owner of Pisgah Paws Café on North Broad Street in Brevard will appeal an $850 fine by the N.C. Department of Agriculture (NCDA) on Sept. 12 for several code violations after an inspection. The civil penalty, according to the... — Updated 9/25/2019


The Haven To Hold PAWS 4 Humanity Event Oct. 12 – Transylvania County, NC

The Haven of Transylvania County announced that it is holding the 2nd Annual PAWS 4 Humanity event from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Oct. 12, at the Transylvania County Sports Complex... — Updated 9/23/2019


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