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Cedar Mountain News

Special Olympics Polar Plunge This Saturday is the Special Olympics 5th Annual Polar Plunge at Lake Atagahi in Connestee Falls. All proceeds fund the Transylvania County Special Olympics. This is its one and only fundraiser for the year....

 

James E. LeGere

Jim E. LeGere, 77, of Connestee Falls, Brevard, died peacefully Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, surrounded by friends and family at Solace Hospice in Asheville. Born in Oak Park, Ill., he was a graduate of Pri...

 

David Collins

David Collins, 72, of Brevard, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. Born in Detroit, Mich., he attended Western Michigan University, graduating with a bachelor's degree in political science. Later, he earned...

 

Thomas Mainard Reeder

Thomas Mainard Reeder, 86, of Brevard, went to meet his Lord and Savior Jan. 31, 2019. He was born Nov. 19, 1932, in Indianapolis, Ind. to parents Fred and Blossom (Mainard) Reeder. He was married...

 

Only The Brave Take The Polar Plunge

Do you feel brave? If you do, you may want to sign up to take the “Polar Plunge” on Feb. 23 to benefit the Special Olympics of Transylvania County. The fifth annual “Polar Plunge” will be held at Lake Atagahi in Connestee Falls. Things will...

 

AAUW Yellow Boxes Ready For Used Book Donations

AAUW yellow boxes are back. Look for them in convenient locations throughout Brevard and surrounding communities. For the 50th year, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is asking for donations of used books to raise money at its...

 

Connestee Falls News

A Fond Farewell Connestee Falls resident Fred Greene, who passed away at his home Jan. 18, was the recipient of a warm-hearted "roast" in the Blue Ridge Lounge on Monday, Jan. 28. Following a funeral...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    January 28, 2019

Chamber Recognizes Local Businesses

D.D. Bullwinkel's Outdoors was named Business of the Year and Lucia Gerdes, owner of Cedar Mountain Canteen, was named Business Person of the Year during Saturday's Bre-vard/Transylvania County...

 

Fred W. Greene

Fred W. Greene, 74, of Brevard, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at his residence. He was born in Norfolk, Va., June 21, 1944, to the late Frederick W. Greene Sr. and Theodosia Bradley Greene. He wa...

 

Dunn's Rock News

Dressed Up And Ready For A Party It might be my imagination, but when I drove past the Dunn's Rock Community Center on Saturday, the old building seemed to be sitting a little more proudly on its...

 

Outstanding Concert

Last Sunday’s “Christmastime in Brevard” concert by the Brevard Philharmonic at the Porter Center was a wonderful way of ushering in the holiday season. What a treasure we have in that superb mix of talented musicians, now led with verve and...

 

Scholarship Program Benefits Local Students - Connestee Falls NC

Yet again, the Connestee Falls Student Scholarship Program has set a fundraising record. Last year, in its 30 year of raising money to help Transylvania County students further their educations, the...

 

Obituary: Edward (Ed) Clayton Wheatley

Edward (Ed) Clayton Wheatley, late of Tore's Home, Hendersonville, passed away peacefully Nov. 25, 2018, at the age of 93. He will be sorely missed. Born in Hartlepool, England, May 31, 1925, he was...

 

Connestee Fire Rescue Equipped With Drone To Better Serve

Game-changing drone technology in fire prevention and search and rescue came to Connestee Fire Rescue (CFR) Department earlier this year. A DJI (Da-Jiang Innovations) Matrice 210 Quadcopter (four,...

 

New Executive Chef Hired For Overlook Clubhouse - Connestee NC

The Connestee Falls Property Owners Association (CFPOA) has announced the hiring of new executive chef John Huffenberger to the team at the Overlook Clubhouse. Huffenberger is an ACF Certified Chef...

 

Board Votes On Path, Ball Field - Brevard NC

The Transylvania County Board of Education unanimously voted to grant an easement for a bike path to the city of Brevard and passed a resolution declaring one of the ball fields near Davidson River School as surplus property at its monthly meeting...

 

Thankful For Caring People

Brevard Mayor Jimmy Harris is fond of saying Brevard is “an above average” city, and he is right. He even might be underselling the city and county. There is no place on the East Coast that has as many large, breathtaking waterfalls as there are...

 

Looking Glass Realty Opens Its Third Office

Looking Glass Realty has announced the opening of its newest office at Connestee Falls. Looking Glass recently purchased the log cabin near the main entrance to the Connestee Falls community, which formerly housed Top of the Falls Realty, according t...

 

Connestee Falls Hosts 10th Annual Furr Memorial Tournament

The 10th Annual Daniel Furr Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament was held on Sunday, Oct. 7, at Connestee Falls Golf Club. Hosts Joe and Sandra Furr were joined by 83 golfers and 19 helpful...

 

'Mane Event' Gala Raises $37,000 For Programs, Scholarships

Dressed in their Western best, friends of Free Rein Center for Therapeutic Riding and Education enjoyed a night of food, music, fundraising and fun at the "Mane Event" gala on Oct. 13, raising more...

 

Raffle Of Photograph To Benefit Meals On Wheels

Rob Travis’s photograph “Mountain Majesty” is, in a word, spectacular. It captures an ethereal light streaming over the Blue Ridge Mountains behind a foreground of foliage and wildflowers. If you’re lucky, you just might end up admiring it in...

 

Roy M. Conrad Jr.

Roy M. Conrad Jr., 96, of Columbus, N.C., died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at St. Luke's Hospital in Columbus. Born in Moline, Ill., he was the son of the late Roy M. Conrad Sr. and Mabel (Edwards) Conra...

 

Patricia Jones Selby

Patricia Jones Selby, born Nov. 1, 1939, went to be with her Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, on Oct.11, 2018. She was the daughter Kenneth and Dorothy Jones, of Kansas, though she resided in West...

 

Eckler Joins Steve Owen & Associates Downtown

Steve Owen & Associates has welcomed Liz Eckler as a new real estate agent to the downtown office. Eckler has more than 25 years of prior real estate experience and was twice named the People's...

 

Obituary: Patricia Jones Selby

Patricia Jones Selby, born Nov. 1, 1939, went to be with her Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, on Oct.11, 2018. She was the daughter of Kenneth and Dorothy Jones, of Kansas, though she resided in West...

 

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