The Transylvania Times -

(868) stories found containing 'connestee falls'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 868



 Arts    June 24, 2019 

Celebrate Summer With Fourth Friday Gallery Walk

The Transylvania Community Arts Council invites the public to enjoy summertime with a walk to the art galleries and shops that stay open late for the June 28 Fourth Friday Gallery Walk. Explore art, m...

 

Cedar Mountain News

Call For Artists Jasper Beacham and James Toye of the Proper Copper in Cedar Mountain are looking for artists. The plan is to host four to five local artists on Saturday, July 6, next to Proper Copper in Cedar Mountain. If there is a good response...

 

Habitat Showhouse 2019

We are grateful! Transylvania Habitat for Humanity has just completed its 4th Designer Showhouse and Sale and have raised almost $18,000 (our largest amount to date) to go toward helping local families in need to be able to afford decent housing....

 

Scholarship Helps Doug Grimm Pursue Career

Doug Grimm joined the youth choir in his hometown of Savannah, Ga., at the age of 7, and he has been singing ever since. In 2018 he graduated from Brevard High School and was awarded a Connestee Falls...

 

Real Estate Transactions For May Announced

The following real estate transactions for May were recorded at the Register of Deeds Office. The transactions are divided into two categories: individual and business. Individual May 9 in Brevard, Lenze Real Estate, LLC deeded (see exhibit A) lot 2...

 

Connestee Falls Scholarship Winner Stephanie McCall Pursues Writing Career

If you ask Stephanie McCall, 2004 recipient of a Connestee Falls scholarship, who she is, she would be most likely to answer first, that she is a writer, and second, that she is a person with...

 

Connestee Falls Realty Opens New Downtown Brevard Office

As a long standing leader in real estate sales in Connestee Falls for more than 40 years, Connestee Falls Realty is “thrilled” to announce the opening of a new location in downtown Brevard next...

 

Spirited Concert

What an experience last Thursday! World-class cellist Amit Peled filled the air with sounds that brought an audience jumping to its feet at the end. It was the spring fundraiser for the Brevard Philharmonic, held in the beautiful home of Kristine...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    News    June 10, 2019

Davidson River School Celebrates 2019 Graduation

Despite a steady drizzle of rain outside, there were no dampened spirits last Thursday, as students, faculty, friends and family gathered for Davidson River School’s graduation ceremony. And while...

 
 By Nona Walker    Education    June 6, 2019

Connestee Falls Scholarship Winners Named

On Thursday, May 16, Transylvania County Schools held its 36th recognition evening in the Brevard High School Auditorium. Seventeen graduating seniors, two more than last year, received scholarships...

 

Dunn's Rock News

Recollections Of A Dunn’s Rock Native Freda Jones Shepherd seems like a neighbor, even though it’s been over 60 years since she lived in Dunn’s Rock. She was born in 1939 next door to what’s...

 

Connestee Falls News

A Dedicated Fan If you’ve ever received an email from Butch Chapel, you might be curious about the address: “ButchIndy500.” That’s a clue that Butch Chapel is one dyed-in-the-wool fan of the...

 

Five Hundred Gallons Of Untreated Wastewater Discharged In Lake Tiroga

Carolina Water Service, Inc. of North Carolina had a discharge of 500 gallons of untreated wastewater at its Connestee Falls location. The discharge occurred on May 25 for approximately one and a half hours at 3575 Connestee Trail into Lake Tiroga,...

 
 By Derek McKissock    News    May 20, 2019

School Board Presents Budget To Commissioners

With a 10.5-cent property tax increase likely to be approved to pay for the $68 million school construction bond, some county commissioners are voicing concerns at the Board of Education’s latest budget request. As previously reported, the school...

 

Connestee Falls Hosts Annual VISION Golf Tournament

VISION Transylvania’s 16th annual golf tournament at Connestee Falls drew golfers from local companies and golf enthusiasts alike to fund operational expenses and a tuition scholarship for the leadership program and its high school counterpart, VIZ...

 

Connestee Falls Kicks Off Another Year Of Providing Scholarships

The Connestee Falls Student Scholarship Program has kicked off its 32 year of raising funds for scholarships for Transylvania County students. Last year the program divided $106,500 equally among Blue Ridge Community College, Bre-vard College and...

 

Sharing House Volunteers

Last month Transylvania Christian Ministry’s staff held a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner to thank over 175 volunteers for their outstanding volunteer hours at Sharing House. These volunteers include receptionists, interviewers, pantry workers,...

 

Habitat's 2019 Showhouse And Sale Set For June 1

The 2019 Transylvania Habitat for Humanity Showhouse and Sale will be from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Saturday, June 1, at the Connestee Falls home of Larry and Susie Kruse. The home will be filled to the...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    May 2, 2019

Volunteers Recognized By Governor's Award

Five residents and one organization were honored Tuesday during the Governor's Volunteer Service Award presentation at the library's Rogow Room. "There is tremendous volunteerism in Transyl-vania...

 

Real Estate Transactions For March Announced

The following real estate transactions for March were recorded at the Register of Deeds Office. The transactions are divided into two categories: individual and business. Individual March 5, Walter J. Kraus-Est. and Rose M. Kraus deeded (see pb-5,...

 

Dunn's Rock News

Seeing Is Believing The video Ken McJunkin showed at the Dunn's Rock Community Center dinner last Thursday made believers out of those in attendance who wondered whether structures could survive wildf...

 

Connestee Falls News

A Pet Pig Comes Calling Bailey the Labrador retriever was at the foot of the driveway barking like crazy. That's when Betsy Wise knew something was up. "Something" turned out to be a surprise...

 

A Shining Star

I was visiting my sister and her husband, Barb and Bob Liggett, in Connestee Falls, and we stopped to have noon lunch at Kelly’s Family Restaurant on Sunday, April 14. It was a rainy day and as we were preparing to leave the restaurant, the rain...

 

Bike Community Challenged To Make Plan Work

The many cyclists and mountain bikers who helped fill the Board of Commissioners’ chambers Monday were challenged to help the county realize the goals and recommendations laid out in the draft Transylvania County Bicycle Plan. During their regular...

 

Tuesday Event Will Celebrate Volunteers

Join the Transylvania County Library and United Way of Transylvania County’s TRAIN for the annual ‘Celebration of Volunteers’ on Tuesday, April 30, from 4-7 p.m. in the library’s Rogow Room. Potential volunteers will have the opportunity to...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019