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 By Matt McGregor    News    June 18, 2018

Panel Extols Buying Local

The importance and benefits of buying local were discussed Thursday during a Brevard/Transylvania Cham-ber of Commerce discussion panel in the library Rogow Room. Heath Seymour, Heart of Brevard...

 

Legal notices: June 14, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 18E194 EXECUTOR’S –- ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Co-Administrators of the Estate of Carolyn McCall Austin of...

 

Legal notices: June 4, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION BEFORE THE CLERK FILE NO: 18-E-166 IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF CALMER ANTHONY ERSNESS, JR. EXECUTOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    May 24, 2018

City Tax Increase On The Table

Brevard City Manager Jim Fatland’s proposed budget for the 2019 fiscal year calls for a 1.5 cents property tax increase to help, among other things, pay for a new Mary C. Jenkins Community Center. Fatland presented his $22.2 million budget Monday...

 
 By Park Baker    News    May 14, 2018

Nora Jane Montgomery Riding 3,000 Miles To Raise Awareness For Affordable Housing

On Wednesday, Brevard resident Nora Jane Montgomery embarks on a 3,000-mile bike ride to raise awareness about affordable housing in the United States. Her journey starts in Key West, Fla., where she...

 
 Arts    May 7, 2018

Brevard Ballet Students Raise Funds To Attend Master Class

Just as soon as they put away their costumes from a June 3 recital, 13 Brevard Ballet students will travel to New York City for a ballet examination and master class with the American Ballet Theatre....

 
 By Derek McKissock    News    April 16, 2018

County Approves Funding For SROs

The Board of Commissioners has approved the funding for 11 school resource officers (SROs) in the county for the next fiscal year, which begins July 1. During its regular meeting last week, commissioners approved $685,672 in county funds to pay for...

 
 By Derek McKissock    News    April 2, 2018

County Offering Housing Option

The Board of Commissioners has approved county staff to seek interest from for-profit or nonprofit groups and others to design, construct and manage a multifamily, rental workforce housing development on county property. The county-owned property is...

 

Ask Us

I own my own business. Can I give comp time to my employees instead of paying them time and one-half overtime pay? According to Christine Ryan, administrator for the Wage and Hour Bureau of the North Carolina Department of Labor, the answer is “No....

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    March 26, 2018

Plans For Paths, Sidewalk Updated

Last week, Brevard City Council approved an updated map for multi-use path and sidewalk priorities listed in the city's Comprehensive Pedestrian Plan, which was adopted by the city in 2006. During...

 

County Democrats To Hold Annual Convention Saturday

The Transylvania County Democratic Party has announced that Vijay Kapoor, member of the Asheville City Council, will be the keynote speaker at its annual convention to be held on Saturday, March 24, at the Transylvania County Elect-ion Center at 150...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    March 15, 2018

Fire Chiefs Oppose Flat Tax Rate Funding Option

The Transylvania County Fire Chiefs Association has come out against the county imposing a flat tax rate to pay for fire/rescue services. Six of the eight fire chiefs in the association backed the decision Monday during its regular meeting at the...

 
 By Derek McKissock    News    March 8, 2018

County Wants Input On Fire Dept. Funding

Property owners in the Lake Toxaway Fire Rescue district currently pay the lowest tax rate in the county — 4.79 cents — for those services, while those in the Cedar Mountain Fire Rescue pay the highest — 13.78 cents. The method that determines...

 

News Of Organizations

Embroiderers’ Guild The Laurel Chapter of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America will hold it next monthly meeting on Thursday, April 5. The program will be the second part of the pulled thread Biscornu Pin Cushion, being taught by Kim Sanders. The A...

 

City Considering Greater Density For Residential - Brevard, NC

Brevard City Council voted 3-2 Monday on text amendments to the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO), which would allow for higher densities in particular zoning districts. The amendments, according to a city staff report, address the “many...

 

Legal Notices for February 19, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 18 E 54 ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Administrator of the Estate of Robert Lee Caldwell of Transylvania County, North... Full story

 

Legal Notices for February 12, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 18 E 54 ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Administrator of the Estate of Robert Lee Caldwell of Transylvania County, North Caro... Full story

 
 By Park Baker    News    February 1, 2018

Rosman Welcomes Wi-Fi - Rosman, NC

The town of Rosman now has four Wi-Fi access points thanks to a grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC). The $5,780 grant, which was matched by local funds from Comporium as a community economic investment, is part of a $272,000 pilot pr...

 

Fire/ Rescue Options To Be Presented

During the upcoming budget process, Transylvania County staff plans to recommend strategies and options for the county’s fire/rescue services, including how these services are funded. During its recent regular meeting, the Board of Commissioners...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    January 22, 2018

Chamber Recognizes Businesses, Others During Gala

It was a night of celebration Saturday at Brevard College’s Porter Center as the Brevard/Transylvania County Chamber of Commerce held its annual gala. The night involved chamber members and officials coming together to recognize achievements of...

 
 By John Lanier    News    January 18, 2018

School Board To Request Bond For $68 Million

Tuesday evening the Transylvania County Board of Education voted unanimously to pass a resolution requesting that county commissioners seek a $68 million bond for school construction. The bond referendum would be held in November during the general e...

 

Happy Retirement

After a 43-year career with the city of Brevard, Desiree Perry is ready to take things a little easier. On Friday, the city invited the public to wish Perry, who ended her career at Town Hall as city...

 

County, City To Look At Fire Department Contract

The county wants to look at its contract with Brevard Fire Department (BFD) before considering committing to helping fund a new rescue truck for the department. During its regular meeting Tuesday, the Board of Commissioners instructed staff to look...

 

Farmers' Market Looks To 2018

The Transylvania Farmers’ Market is proud to have another amazing year behind us and we’d like to thank everyone who supported us in 2017. Our year-round market included a wide variety of vendors offering wonderful local products, live music and...

 

Transylvania Records Another Big Year For News (January - March)

Editor's Note: The following are some of the top news stories that appeared in The Transylvania Times during 2017. JANUARY •John Johnson would have to wait roughly 12 months to try and seek rezoning...

 

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