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Doug, Ellen Harris Now Ready For New Adventures – Brevard, NC

After 21 years of business, Doug and Ellen Harris of Harris Architects on West Probart Street in Brevard have begun the design on their latest project: closing Harris Architects to seek out new...

 

Chamber Of Commerce Candidate Forum On Sept. 17 Cancelled – Brevard, NC

The 2019 Candidates Forum slated for Sept. 17 in the library’s Rogow Room has been cancelled. A combination of all planned races being uncontested and a number of candidates being unable to confirm attendance led the Brevard/Transylvania Chamber...

 

Failure Of BDS Movement

Despite the rhetoric and hatred spewed at Israel, the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement is a failure according to “Innovative Companies Love Israel,” by Soeren Kern. The Jewish state is flourishing because companies related to...

 

New Directions On Guns

“Sir. May I see your license and registration?” “What’s the problem officer?” “You have a broken tail light. License and registration, please.” The driver fished out the forms from his wallet. “By the way, sir, can you tell me why you...

 

First Choices

Currently, the large number of Democratic candidates for president can give my Republican family and friends an opportunity for reflection. Four years ago there were also a large number of Republican candidates with various ideas on many different...

 

Sherwood Mackey And Ronnie Ponder Honored

The following briefs are from Thursday, Sept. 11, 1969 edition of The Transylvania Times. Garza Baldwin Jr., has been appointed and agreed to serve as a life trustee of the Transylvania Community Hospital. Vice-President of the Olin Mathieson...

 

DAR Constitution Week Proclaimed

Mayor Jimmy Harris officially proclaimed the week of Sept. 17-23 as Constitution Week in the city of Brevard. The proclamation was presented to the Waightstill Avery Chapter of the Daughters of the Am...

 

School Board Welcomes Students For 2019-20

Buses are rolling, teachers are ready to go, families have stocked up on school supplies, and classrooms are filled with bright, eager learners. Welcome to the 2019/20 school year! Traditional public schools are a special part of every community...

 

Ted Duncan Leads Changes At Brevard Academy

As John Maxwell once said, “The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.” That is exactly what has been taking place on the Brevard...

 

Romero: From The Philippines To Brevard

Matthew Romero, a 2019 Connestee scholarship winner, was born in the Philippines 18 years ago. When he was only eight hours old, he was entrusted to the care of a family of missionaries from the...

 

Blue Devils Survive Late Push From Cavaliers In 16-14 Win

In a game that started slow, the Brevard Blue Devils and the East Rutherford Cavaliers traded plenty of blows down the stretch, as the Blue Devil defense came up with a pivotal stand and the offense...

 

Tigers Celebrate First Victory By Hanging 40 On Patriots

It all sounds pretty simple, not a big deal. Most folks in the stands just heard that the Rosman-Madison game got moved from an away game to home, but very few realized what kind of work went into...

 

Ben Bolt

Ben Bolt, 86, of Pisgah Forest, passed away peacefully at his home Sept. 5, 2019. Born near the headwaters of the Tuckasegee River in Jackson County, N.C., he was the son of Lonnie and Otelia Bolt. His wife, Flora Mae Bolt, preceded him in death. He...

 

Melissa Lynn Harris

Melissa Lynn Harris, 44, of Brevard passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Woodrow Tesner. She was preceded in death by her father-in-law, Archie Harris, and adoptive parents, Bill and Mary Swangum. Survivors include her...

 

Capt. John "Jack" H. Staehle USNR (Ret.)

John H. ”Jack” Staehle, 86, of Brevard, passed away Sept. 3, 2019. He was born May 21, 1933, in Oshkosh, Wis. As a child, he learned to work with metal in his father’s tool-and-die business. He went on to earn a degree in mechanical engineering...

 

Explore Brevard Launches Its New Advertising Campaign – Brevard, NC

Explore Brevard is excited to announce the launch of its new advertising campaign “The Heart of Adventure.” This new campaign highlights the unique unspoiled town nestled in the center of the Blue Ridge Mountains surrounded by national forests...

 

Lady Blue Devils Roll Past Rosman For Third Straight Win

The annual volleyball Battle of Highway 64 wasn't quite as competitive as anticipated Saturday afternoon, as the Brevard Lady Blue Devils defeated the Rosman Lady Tigers 3-0 in convincing fashion....

 

Legal Notices: September 9, 2019

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 19E262 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Mary Louise Chapman of Transylvania County,... Full story

 

Lady Blue Devils Take First Place At Watermelon Run

Employing a controlled start, a strong middle, and a powerful finish, the Brevard girls’ cross-country team came out victorious at the 14-team Watermelon Run last Thursday. With the mercury bubbling up to 90 degrees in Sylva – and precious...

 

BHS Hoops Teams To Compete In Coaches vs. Cancer Shootout

The Brevard High School men’s and women’s basketball teams have accepted an invitation to participate in the 7th annual Coaches vs Cancer Shootout on Nov. 29-30 in Asheville. The two-day event features a catered banquet in the Grand Ball Room of...

 

Pair Of Tornados Claim Women's Tennis Titles In Virginia

Brevard College freshmen Sarah Iocovozzi and Allison Kogoy each won singles championships to lead the Tornados women’s tennis team at the Battle of the Blue Ridge. The women’s tennis event was hosted by Sweet Briar College at the Dennis Van Der...

 

Locals Attend Snowshoe Mountain Bike World Cup

Thousands of fans descended upon Snowshoe Mountain Resort in West Virginia this past weekend to watch the year's final installment of the Mercedes-Benz UCI Mountain Bike World Cup and to watch the...

 

Chamber Of Commerce Surprises Member Businesses

The Surprise Patrol Team at the Brevard/ Transylvania Chamber of Commerce conducted its second mission of 2019 on Tuesday, Aug. 27. Armed with noise makers, silly accessories and some goodies,...

 

The History And Health Benefits Of Fermented Food Workshop Planned

What is fermentation? How long has it been around or is it a new method of food preservation? What are the health benefits of fermented foods? If you want to learn more about fermentation and how to make sauerkraut, kimchee, yogurt and kombucha, two...

 

Sylvan Valley Family Dentistry Breaks Ground On New Location

Local dentist Jeffrey Lorch and the staff of Sylvan Valley Family Dentistry celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony for their new office at 42 Park Place East in Straus Park, coming in June 2020. The...

 

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