The Transylvania Times -

(9223) stories found containing 'carolina'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 9223



 By Matt McGregor    News    July 16, 2018 

Goat Kidnapping Draws Outside Interests

Never has Chase Owen, a Transylvania County sheriff’s detective, taken such a high volume of nationwide and international calls at the department. “I’d say up to 3,000 and still coming,” he said. People from Canada, Greece, Australia, Mexico...

 
 News    July 16, 2018 

Scouts Build Pollinator Garden At DuPont Forest's Visitor Center

The Aleen Steinberg Visitor Center at DuPont State Recreational Forest has become a better environment for a different kind of visitor: Monarch butterflies and other pollinators. On Saturday, May 12,...

 
 News    July 16, 2018 

State Releases Numbers From 'Operation Firecracker' Campaign

Just released numbers from law enforcement agencies around the state may reveal that awareness spurred by events such as the Governor’s Highway Safety Program’s latest Booze It & Lose It: Operation Fire Cracker campaign is saving more lives....

 
 News    July 16, 2018 

BC Installs Looping Systems At Three Lecture Locations

Brevard College recently announced the completion of induction looping in the Porter Center, Ingram Auditorium, and the largest lecture hall on campus (McLarty-Goodson 125) to make campus presentations and perform-ances more accessible to those with...

 
 News    July 16, 2018 

Exotic Longhorned Tick Is Discovered In Polk County

A new species of tick has found its way to North Carolina. Recent tick surveys sent to the U.S. Department of Agriculture found the Longhorned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) on an opossum in Polk County. The tick has been previously identified in...

 
 Arts    July 16, 2018 

Asheville's Terpsicorps To Perform Tuesday

The renowned Brevard Music Center (BMC) continues its expansive summer festival offering to western North Carolina audiences with the BMC debuts of Asheville's Terpsicorps on July 17 and New York...

 
 Arts    July 16, 2018 

Pug, Flemons To Play In Asheville

North Carolina Stage Company will be hosting a singer-songwriter listening-room concert series called Up Close in July and August. July artists include Joe Pug on July 20 and Dom Flemons on July 27. With only 125 seats available, Up Close will seem...

 

News of Organizations

Land Of Waterfalls Camera Club The Land of Waterfalls Camera Club presents two outstanding local photographers at its meeting on Thursday, July 19. Photographer Walter Arnold will share amazing images and techniques from his “Art of Abandonment...

 
 News    July 16, 2018 

Stroke Camp Offers Fun Break For Stroke Survivors

Marylee Nunley, whose husband survived a stroke, realized her dream of starting a camp for stroke survivors and their families in 2004. What began as a single camp in Illinois has grown into Retreat & Refresh Stroke Camp, a national network of...

 

Legal Notices: July 16, 2018

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 18-E-219 EXECUTOR’S –- ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Irene M. Cahoon of Transylvania County,...

 

Rec League All-Star Game Set For Thursday

The bright lights will be shining this Thursday as the Transylvania County adult recreation basketball league hosts its annual All-Star festivities, complete with a 3-point shootout, a slam dunk contest and an all-star game. The 3-point contest...

 

Cradle Of Forestry To Celebrate The Historical Locomotives That Traveled Pisgah National Forest

The Cradle of Forestry invites the public to enjoy a Saturday, July 21, program about western North Carolina’s logging train history and the 1914 Climax logging locomotive on display at the Cradle. Visitors will learn about the locomotive and...

 
 News    July 16, 2018 

Growing Our Local Economy And Community Meeting Set

On Saturday, Sept. 7, the Moving to Conservers group is gathering at Peaks & Creeks Brewing Company, located in Brevard’s Lumberyard Arts District, for “Growing Our Local Community and Economy” from 3 to 5 p.m. with discussion and fellowship...

 

Betty Anita Hanks Stanley

Betty Anita Hanks Stanley passed away peacefully July 8, 2018, following a long, brave battle with dementia, and after complications from a fall. She was 87 years old. She was born in 1931 to Dorothy...

 

Support Group Meetings In Transylvania County

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

 

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 the Lutheran Church of... Full story

 

Work Underway On A Proposed County Bike Plan - Brevard NC

Work on creating the Transylvania County Comprehensive Bike Plan is well underway, with a third meeting Monday night at the library's Rogow Room. The county's Planning and Community Development...

 

Invasive Insect Spotted In County For The First Time - Brevard NC

The emerald ash borer (EAB) has been found in Transylvania County for the first time, making it the 35th county within the state where this invasive insect has been detected. The EAB was found in traps set for the beetle at South Broad Park in...

 

Jim Hardy: Going Green Will Save City Money -Brevard NC

Local resident Jim Hardy has a few ideas that he believes could help the city of Brevard “go green” and save some money. Hardy is an active member of the local chapter of the Sierra Club, and he presented his suggestions to the Brevard City Counc...

 

David Jack Crane

David Jack Crane, 71, an admirable gentleman, who was cherished by his family and friends, passed peacefully on July 6, 2018, in Augusta, Ga. He was born Feb. 28, 1947, to Charles and Nora Crane. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Jimmy and...

 

Helen Owen Frye

Helen Owen Frye, 91, of Lake Toxaway, passed away in her home peacefully, Monday, April 9, 2018. She was surrounded by family and those who loved her. She was born to the late John and Alice Owen Feb. 18, 1927, and grew up in Detroit, Mich. She was...

 

Houston Scout Troop 604 Visits WNC Military History Museum

Thirteen Scouts from Troop 604 of Houston, Texas, received some insights about military service from their leader during their visit to Brevard's WNC Military History Museum on July 4. Scoutmaster Ed...

 

John Doyle To Perform At Songcatchers Music Series

Musician John Doyle will perform for the Cradle of Forestry in America’s annual Songcatchers Music Series on Sunday, July 15. Now in its 16th year, the series is held each Sunday afternoon in July beginning at 4 p.m. It honors traditional mountain...

 

BC Joins Eastern College Conference For Postseason Play

Brevard College Athletic Director, Myranda Nash, has announced that the Tornados have joined the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) for the upcoming 2018-2019 academic year. Brevard becomes the second Division III program from North Carolina...

 

Summer League Hoops Returns To Court

After a short break, play will resume this week in the Transylvania County adult summer basketball league. No games were played last week due to the July 4th holiday. The following are scores from week four games, which took place the week of June...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018