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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 7/6/2020 Full story


Support Group Meetings In Transylvania County

AA Meetings - every day of week: for information on meeting, places and times. 885-2788 • AA Meeting - Fireside Group, Sundays 11 a.m. at United Community Bank Building, Straus Park, 1225 Asheville Highway.... — Updated 7/6/2020 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 7/6/2020 Full story

 By Matt McGregor    COVID-19 

Long-Term Care Facilities Work To Keep Virus At Bay-Brevard NC

Long-term care facilities in Transylvania County persist in keeping an outbreak of COVID-19 at bay with facility-wide testing protocols amid a national climate in which nursing homes are being impacted the most by the pandemic. Tra... — Updated 7/6/2020

 By Alex Perri    Features 

Annual Duck Race Shown Virtually-Brevard NC

The T.C. Arts Council aired its annual 4th of July Duck Race virtually this year on Saturday. The race, which took place in secrecy recently, was filmed prior to the race's... — Updated 7/6/2020


College Walk

To be a resident of College Walk is an education in itself. I’ve been here 8 years and have not ceased to be amazed at the solid as a rock, built-in kindness of the staff. They are truly dedicated to the well being of all the... — Updated 7/2/2020

 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


Brevard College Granted Active NCAA DIII Status

Brevard College has been officially granted active NCAA Division III membership status, effective Sept. 1, 2020. As a result, the Tornados will be eligible to participate in NCAA championships beginning in the 2020-21 academic year... — Updated 7/1/2020


Betty Jo George McCrary

Betty Jo George McCrary, 86, of Brevard, passed away peacefully at her home June 24, 2020, with her family surrounding her. She was born March 13, 1934, in Little River, and was... — Updated 7/1/2020


Transylvanians In College

Cedarville University Kaylee Howell of Brevard, who is majoring in biology, was named to the dean’s list for spring at Cedarville University in Ohio. This recognition required Howell to maintain a 3.75 GPA and carry a minimum of... — Updated 7/1/2020


Connestee Falls Scholarship: Caroline Dockery Is Baking Up A Bright Future

No matter how hard you try, you will not find a sweeter woman than Caroline Dockery. She is the founder of Morsel Cookie Company, a fledging business getting ready to fly. And her... — Updated 7/1/2020


Glancing Back: William Cathey To Lead T.C. Henderson

The following briefs are from Thursday, July 2, 1970, edition of The Transylvania Times. Saturday, July 4, will be a holiday in Brevard and Transylvania County with most of the stores being closed. The day will be highlighted in... — Updated 6/29/2020


Transylvania Hosts First-Ever Virtual Duck Race

Transylvania Community Arts Council will host its first-ever Virtual Duck Race on July 4, 2020, at 4 p.m. via Facebook Livestream. The annual fundraiser supports arts programming... — Updated 6/24/2020


Church News

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Join us this Sunday, June 28, as the Rev. Keith Thompson will bring a message, “Those Unexpected Turns,” scripture reference, Acts 16:6-10. Everyone is welcome to worship at — Updated 6/24/2020

 By Derek McKissock    News

County Approves Annual Budget-Brevard NC

On Monday the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a $61,041,976 general fund budget for the new fiscal year, which begins July 1. The tax rate will remain at $.636 cents per $100 of valuation, and the fi... — Updated 6/24/2020

 By John Lanier    Education

School Board Suspends Career, College Readiness Portfolio Graduation Requirement -Brevard NC

Monday, June 15, the Transylvania County Board of Education voted unanimously to suspend implementing a Career and College Readiness Portfolio as a requirement for graduation. When the state abolished senior projects last year,... — Updated 6/22/2020

 By Joseph Marvin    Sports

Tornados Set Record For Academic All-Conference Athletes

The USA South Conference announced its annual USA South Academic All-Conference list, selecting a school-record 112 Brevard College student-athletes as Academic All-Conference selections, part of a conference-record 1,702 overall... — Updated 6/22/2020


Glancing Back: One Killed, Three Injured In Accident

The following briefs are from the Thursday, June 25, 1970, edition of The Transylvania Times. One man was killed and three others were injured in an auto collision Wednesday, June 17, about 11:15 p.m. on U.S. 64 near Pisgah Gardens... — Updated 6/22/2020

 By Staff Reports    News

Jessica Alexander Joins Transylvania Times Team

The Transylvania Times is happy to announce the addition of our newest team member, as Jessica Alexander joins the staff as a marketing consultant. "I'm honored by the enthusiasm... — Updated 6/18/2020


Richard Allen Arieda

Richard Allen Arieda passed away Sunday, May 31, 2020, in Bridgeport, Conn., attended by his loving daughter, Deborah. He was 86 years old. Born in Portage, Pa., a small coal... — Updated 6/17/2020


Trump Election A Perfect Storm

I recently received a plaintive email from a British friend who lives in the Caribbean asking, “What, on earth, happened up there that led to Trump being elected?” My answer: Malcolm, as best I understand it, here’s what... — Updated 6/17/2020


Brevard's 'Rabbit Joe' Clayton

I was intrigued by an item in a recent issue of The Times excerpted from the June 14, 1928, BrevardNews. It noted that Joe Clayton of Brevard was embarking on a professional baseball career. I did some research on Joe Clayton and... — Updated 6/15/2020

 By Matthew McGregor    News

Black Community Members Hope For Change

Change and unification are what Tommy Kilgore hopes to see rise from the death of George Floyd. "A change is evident; change is coming," said Kilgore, president of the Transylvania... — Updated 6/10/2020


First Family Member To Attend College Eyes Coming Home

Devin Owen's family has lived on a farm in Lake Toxaway for generations. His mother Connie's grandfather bought the land. His father James's family traces its roots in Transylvania... — Updated 6/10/2020

 By Derek McKissock    News

Public Silent On Budget During Hearing

No one spoke Monday during the public hearing on the proposed 2020/2021 general fund budget for Transylvania County government. The proposed budget includes no property tax increase, with the tax rate remaining at $.636 cents per... — Updated 6/10/2020


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