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Brevard, Rosman Christmas Parades Will Be Held This Weekend

Partly sunny conditions are forecast for this weekend, as Brevard and Rosman will celebrate the Christmas season with their individual parades. The Brevard parade begins at 3 p.m.,... — Updated 12/3/2021


Book Club Reveals Latest Novel For Dec. 8 Discussion

Food Matters Market in Brevard will host the December “Lit Matters Book Club” selection for community discussion on Dec. 8. At 5:30 p.m., the public is invited to share their thoughts on “When Ghosts Come Home,” the latest... — Updated 12/3/2021

 By Jeremiah Reed    News 

Brevard, County Benefit From State Budget

With the recent passage of the state budget, and subsequent approval by Gov. Roy Cooper, the city of Brevard received more than $800,000 in funding to go toward stormwater and other capital improvement projects, while the county... — Updated 12/3/2021

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19 

53rd County Virus Death Reported

On Wednesday, Transylvania Public Health reported 30 additional cases of COVID-19 in the past week and one additional death, for a total of 4,048 cases and 53 deaths among county residents since the pandemic started. As of Wednesda... — Updated 12/1/2021


Barbara Ann Davis Swangim

Barbara Ann Davis Swangim, 75, of Brevard passed away peacefully Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021, surrounded by her family. A North Carolina native and resident of Brevard, she was born to the late Thomas Carlton and Margaret Kathleen... — Updated 12/1/2021


Deborah Johnson Miller

Deborah Johnson Miller, 64, passed away unexpectedly Nov. 26, 2021. Born in Mt. Holly, N.J., Feb. 4, 1957, she was the daughter of Randolph and Margaret (Peggy) Johnson. The... — Updated 12/1/2021


Helen "Tibby" McCormick Meece

Helen "Tibby" McCormick Meece, 99 ½, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021. She was born in Buena Vista, Va. May 25, 1922, to the late Charles and Cora McCormick.... — Updated 12/1/2021


Mildred Louise Ball Dobbins

Mildred Louise Ball Dobbins, 82, of Lake Toxaway, passed away Friday, Nov. 26, 2021. A Transylvania County native, she was the daughter of the late Bernard Ball and the late Hester McGaha. In addition to her parents, she was also... — Updated 12/1/2021


Gatha L. Dickson

Gatha L. Dickson, 81, formerly of Brevard, departed her physical life Nov. 11, 2021. Born June 30, 1940, she was one of the daughters of the late James W Dickson Jr., and Frances Morgan Dickson. Her dear sister, Imogene (Gena)... — Updated 12/1/2021


Smith Takes Silver, Bronze In Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Contest

Thomas Smith, a Brevard resident, won a silver and bronze medal at the recent IBJJF World Master Tournament for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. After a five-minute final match that ended in a stalemate score of zero to zero, the referee’s... — Updated 12/1/2021

 By Jordon Morgan    Sports 

Rosman Tigers Lose Tight Contest To Highlands

In a tight, competitive match that came down to the wire, the Rosman boys' basketball team ultimately fell to the Highlands Highlanders by a score of 44-38. The Tigers were lagging... — Updated 12/1/2021


Lady Tigers Have Another Strong Showing In Win

In another strong showing, the Rosman Lady Tigers basketball team defeated the Highlands team 48-22 Tuesday night. A bit of a tight contest defined the opening of the first... — Updated 12/1/2021


Brevard Board of Adjustment will meet

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Brevard Board of Adjustment will meet in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building located at 95 W. Main St. in Brevard, North Carolina, on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 3:00 P.M.... — Updated 12/1/2021


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Grandparent-Led Family Listening Sessions Set

More grandparents are raising their grandkids in Transylvania County and nationwide. Transylvania County already had many grandparent-led families before the COVID-19 pandemic, but their numbers have increased substantially since... — Updated 12/1/2021


Brevard Clay Changing Hands And Its Location

Beginning in January 2022, Brevard Clay, LLC, will be under new ownership. Laura Hoeke has purchased the business from Carrie Blair and will be moving to a new location at 84 E... — Updated 12/1/2021


Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church Join us in person for worship this second Sunday of Advent, Dec. 5, at 8:30 a.m. or 11 a.m.. The Rev. Keith Thompson will bring the message, “The Youthfulness of God.” The morning... — Updated 12/1/2021


We Need More Fast Food Places

During this holiday season, I’ve been thinking. While driving slowly into Brevard through “Fast Food Alley” (love all those traffic lights every 10 yards), I’ve decided we don’t have enough choices. I mean, c’mon, look... — Updated 12/1/2021


Infrastructure Bill

We have been fooled again by our government. Remember the 2011 Obama/Biden “American Reinvestment and Recovery Act.” That was the Bill that was going to rebuild our infrastructure. We really don’t know where our taxpayer... — Updated 12/1/2021


What Does It Say?

Kyle Rittenhouse obtained an assault rifle and used it to kill two people (one of whom was armed with a skateboard) and injure a third. For these actions he has become a celebrity in the Republican Party. Madison Cawthorn was so... — Updated 12/1/2021


Being American

I note that Ken Burns will soon have another documentary, “Being American,” which will be dealing with the history of our country, warts and all. I implore all those folks who are so worried about CRT (Critical Race Theory) rea... — Updated 12/1/2021


Salley Stepp's Leadership Of SAFE Marks 20 Years

On Dec. 3 Salley Stepp will celebrate her 20th anniversary as executive director of SAFE, Inc., of Transylvania County. During that time, she has lead SAFE in making major changes... — Updated 12/1/2021


An 'Italian Night Concert' Set For Dec. 19

Mountain Song Productions, in collaboration with Brevard Music Center, presents an Italian Night Concert featuring Mike Guggino and Barrett Smith of Steep Canyon Rangers with... — Updated 12/1/2021


Potter's Row Celebrating For 24 Days

Potter’s Row is celebrating the season with its 24 Days of Holiday Cheer event, which began Dec. 1 and ends Dec. 24. Duckpond Pottery, Lézard Brevard and Mud Dabber’s Pottery will offer holiday treats each day before... — Updated 12/1/2021


Festival Of Nine Lessons, Carols Planned

The Brevard College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. David Gresham, invite the public to the 24th annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols at 7:30... — Updated 12/1/2021


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