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Mayoral Candidates Speak On The Issues

Editor’s note: The Transylvania Times contacted the four candidates who are running to be the next Brevard Mayor to take part in a Q&A. The candidates are Chuck Chapman, Maureen Copelof, Danny Hein and Dee Dee Perkins. The... — Updated 10/13/2021


Clubs And Organizations In Transylvania County

American Legion & Auxiliary, meets first Monday of each month, 6 p.m.; dinner, 7 p.m. meeting, Legion Hall, 55 E. Jordan St. Now a non-smoking facility. American Association of University Women, AAUW branch meetings are held at... — Updated 10/13/2021 Full story


Church Directory

ANGLICAN ST. PATRICK’S ANGLICAN CHURCH Level B, Hollingsworth Building, 147 East Main St., Brevard Rev. Nicholas R Henderson, Vicar SUN-9:30a.m. Study;Wed–Noon Service 10:30a.m. Holy Eucharist 828-687-0115 ASSEMBLY OF GOD... — Updated 10/13/2021 Full story


Margaret "Peggy" Cagle Barton

Margaret "Peggy" Cagle Barton, 69, of Mountain Home, N.C., was welcomed home into the Loving Arms of Jesus, Oct. 08, 2021. She is preceded in death by her parents, Jacob D. and... — Updated 10/13/2021

 By Alex Perri    News

Fall Colors Predicted To Be Good

With the official start of autumn here, leaf-looking season is right around the corner and two local professors are making their predictions for this year's fall colors. Brevard... — Updated 10/7/2021

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

2 More County Virus Deaths Reported

On Wednesday, Transylvania Public Health reported 87 additional cases of COVID-19 and two additional deaths in the past week, for a total of 3,783 cases and 45 deaths among county residents since the pandemic started. As of... — Updated 10/6/2021

 By Alex Perri    News

FEMA Gives Update On Disaster Relief

As of Sept. 26, FEMA has approved $40,443 in disaster relief assistance to Transylvania County house-holds impacted by tropical storm Fred. At last week’s regularly scheduled Board of Commissioners (BOC) meeting, representatives... — Updated 10/5/2021 Full story


BRCC Accounting Instructor Capitalizes On Experience

Blue Ridge Community College students who study accounting have a new mentor on campus, Ashley Larach. Larach, who is a certified public accountant (CPA) and is finishing a Master’s in accounting at Western Governors University,... — Updated 10/4/2021

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

4 More County Virus Deaths Reported

As of Wednesday, Transylvania Public Health reported 137 additional cases of COVID-19 and four additional deaths in the past week, for a total of 3,696 cases and 43 deaths among county residents since the pandemic started. As of... — Updated 9/29/2021


Are We There Yet?

Editor’s Note: The following guest opinion was written by Jim Hardy, a retired teacher living in Pisgah Forest. He is treasurer of the 400-member Blue Ridge EV Club and is available to speak to groups on EVs. Contact him at... — Updated 9/29/2021


Pathfinders Help Blaze A Path Through History

The first soldiers into France on D-Day were paratroops called Pathfinders. Their jobs were to mark the terrain for those who would follow them. Veterans History Museum founder and... — Updated 9/29/2021


WWII Veteran Remembers Battle Of The Bulge

Editor's note: Alex Eberhardt interviewed Crawford Shearer, a U.S. Army veteran, for this story. "I was born in Scotland, so I wasn't a U.S. citizen. My family moved to the U.S.... — Updated 9/27/2021


Thomas Joseph Good

Thomas Joseph Good left this earth and began a new journey Aug. 14, 2021. He was born July 13, 1958, in Oregon, Ohio, to Charles Thomas Good and Vena Katherine Estep, and grew up... — Updated 9/22/2021


Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church Join us in person for worship this Sunday, Sept. 26, at 8:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. The Rev. Keith Thompson is bringing the morning message entitled, “The Power of Patience.” The morning’s... — Updated 9/22/2021

 By Staff Reports    News

Chamber Candidate Forum Set For Thursday

Another forum for candidates for Brevard Mayor and Brevard City Council will be held this Thursday, via Zoom. The Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce will host its annual candidates forum, beginning at 5:30 p.m. “Out of an a... — Updated 9/20/2021


BRCC Fall Classes Open For Registration

Blue Ridge Community College's continuing education classes are open for registration. Fall semester continuing-education classes will be held October through December on the... — Updated 9/20/2021


Blue Ridge Community College Nursing Class Of 2023

Blue Ridge Community College presents the nursing class of 2023. The first-year nursing student cohort from the Transylvania County Campus has 17 students who will attend classes... — Updated 9/13/2021


Silent Auction Underway For Connestee Falls Scholarship Program

If you enjoy the competition of a good bidding war, then check out the second annual silent auction for the Connestee Falls Student Scholarship Program (CFSSP). The auction opened online Sept. 7 and runs through Thursday, Sept.... — Updated 9/13/2021


Patricia Dill Hughey (Patty)

Patricia Dill Hughey (Patty), 67, of Brevard, passed away Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, with her loving husband and cherished daughter by her side. She was preceded in death by her mother, Joyce Arrington Tabor; father, John (Chubb)... — Updated 9/1/2021


Blue Ridge Students On Campus For Fall Classes

Blue Ridge Community College has welcomed back students to the Transylvania County Campus for fall 2021 classes. The parking lots and hallways filled up as many students took... — Updated 9/1/2021


Manufacturer Opening Site In Rosman

Custom Tube Products, an advanced manufacturing company based in Edgewater, Florida, will open a second facility in Rosman this fall. The move marks the first expansion for the... — Updated 8/31/2021


Chamber Requests Public Input On Sept. 23 Candidate Forum

The Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce will hold the annual Candidates Forum on Thursday, Sept. 23, beginning at 5:30pm. Out of an abundance of caution and to ensure the safety of the candidates and community, the event will... — Updated 8/30/2021


Glancing Back

The following briefs are from the Thursday, Sept. 2, 1971, edition of The Transylvania Times. •Labour Day weekend will mark the fourth anniversary of the town of Brevard ABC store. Sales continue to increase every year, and the... — Updated 8/30/2021


Cedar Mountain News

"The Village and The Turnpike" by Charles Burden, Doug Pace and Patty Stahl Come join five hearty individuals as they take a historic hike, sometimes climbing and crawling, from... — Updated 8/25/2021


Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church Join us in person for worship this Sunday, Aug. 29, at 8:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. The Rev. Keith Thompson’s message is, “What’s In A Name?” The morning’s scripture is I Samuel 3:1-10.... — Updated 8/25/2021


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