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 By Alex Perri    News    September 9, 2019

Museum Launches Campaign – Brevard, NC

Supporters and local leaders – including U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows – packed into the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas last Wednesday to help honor the area's veterans and to raise money for...

 

Alumna Leaves Brevard College $250,000 Gift

Brevard College recently announced an unrestricted gift from Mary Nolan, a graduate of 1963 who left a bequest of $250,000 to the college in her will. Nolan was active as a student and was involved...

 

College Enrolled Record Amount – Brevard, NC

Brevard College has enrolled a record number of students for the fall semester. Brevard College enrolled 751 students, a 7 percent increase compared to last year, according to a press release from the college. This fall semester’s enrollment is the...

 
 By John Lanier    News    September 2, 2019

Time To Talk About Bikes – Brevard, NC

Nearly 150 people attended Project Empathy’s “Time To Talk About Bikes” panel discussion held at Brevard College’s Dunham Auditorium last Tuesday evening. The discussion was based upon hand-written questions from the audience. Brevard...

 

New Director Meets The Public

Rishara Finsel, new director of the Transylvania County Library, enjoys her conversation with Brevard College President David Joyce (left) and Scott Sheffield earlier this month when the public was...

 

'Bike Talk' Planned For Aug. 27 – Transylvania County, NC

At 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 27, Project Empathy will host a panel discussion titled “A Time to Talk About Bikes” at Brevard College’s Dunham Auditorium. Road and mountain biking have become increasingly popular with residents and visitors for...

 

Joyce Kelley

Joyce Kelley, 80, went to be with our Lord Aug. 8, 2019. She will be missed forever by her family. She was born in Butler, Ala., Jan. 15, 1939, to William Austin and Gladys Kelley Busby. She attended Choctaw County High School and graduated at the...

 

Cedar Mountain News

Sherwood Forest Friends Happenings at the Red Barn: •7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 9, The Mushroom Expert, lecture (free). •7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 15, How to Make a Moonshine Still (free). •6:30 p.m.,...

 

Brevard College Finishes Campus, Facility Improvements – Transylvania County, NC

Brevard College completed a wide range of campus and facility improvements over the summer. "We have worked hard to improve our facilities and grounds to support our academic programs, to enhance our...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    July 18, 2019

One-Hundred-Year-Old College Building To Be Demolished – Brevard, NC

Brevard College's oldest building, the 100-year-old Ross Hall, will exit the stage of the institution's history through a controlled burn this fall to make way for "new opportunities." Brevard...

 

College To Receive $250,000 Matching Grant

Brevard College recently announced that The Paul and Margaret Porter Foundation in Cleveland County, N.C., has pledged a $250,000 grant over five years to support the Paul Porter Center for the...

 

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...

 

David Eugene Whitmire

David Eugene Whitmire, age 69, joined his mother, father and siblings in Heaven on Sunday, May 26, 2019. He is survived by his sister, Joyce McCall, and her husband, James “Junior” McCall, of...

 

For Brevard College Students - Fine Arts Gala Makes Dreams Come True - Brevard, NC

Brevard College hosted its 9th annual Fine Arts Gala at the Paul Porter Center for Performing Arts. More than 170 faculty, students, Friends of Fine Arts (FOFA), and community members attended the gal...

 

Brevard College Honors Lifetime Philanthropists

Brevard College celebrated the contributions of friends and donors at its annual appreciation event on May 17 by inducting nine donors into the college’s lifetime giving circles. Those honored repre...

 

Helio D'Anna Named New Tornados Men's Soccer Coach

Veteran soccer coach Helio D’Anna has been named head men’s soccer coach and Juan Mascaro Jr. has been elevated to Associate head coach at Brevard College, announced director of athletics Myranda...

 

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...

 
 News    May 6, 2019

Graduates Shine At BC Commencement

The rain held off and the sun was shining bright in time for graduates and their families to embrace the joy of Brevard College’s (BC) commencement ceremony. One-hundred and eleven eager and...

 
 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...

 

D'Anna Selected For Presidential Leadership Program

Brevard College has announced that Debora D’Anna, vice president for Student Success and Dean of Students, is one of 20 senior college administrators selected by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) to participate in the year-long...

 

Brevard College Holds Honors, Awards Ceremony

Brevard College held its annual Honors and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 16, to honor students, faculty and staff achievement in academics and leadership. Dr. Scott Sheffield, Vice President for...

 

Glancing Back: Jim Miller Rolls 300 At Brevard Lanes

The following briefs are from Thursday, April 24, 1969 edition of The Transylvania Times. William A. Brown, 28, of Rosman, driver of the demolished 1965 Volkswagen, was killed when he was struck head on by a car driven by Ray Edward Marshall, of...

 

Kirkman Family Endows $100,000 For Teacher Education

Brevard College President David Joyce recently announced the establishment of The Kirkman Family Endowed Scholarship for Teacher Education. The endowment was created by Bruce and Sandra Kirkman at $100,000 to provide tuition assistance for...

 

Ricky Vernon Pace

Ricky Vernon Pace, 58, of Brevard, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at his home. A memorial service will be held at Turkey Creek Baptist Church in Pisgah Forest Sunday, April 7, 2019. Visitation will be at 3 p.m. The service...

 

Elsie Williams Wilson

Elsie Williams Wilson, born Oct. 6, 1923, in Edneyville, passed away peacefully March 29, 2019. She is preceded in death by her parents, Amos and Pammie Williams, of Edneyville; husband, E.C. Wilson;...

 

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