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Logging Isn't Always Done Right

After reading Bob Twomey’s article on logging, I still am not convinced to just trust the Forest Service. Again, I agree that logging practices are much better. My grandfathers both worked for the logging industry and I use toilet paper like...

 

Cedar Mountain News

Flea Market The Cedar Mountain Community Center will be hosting a community-wide Flea Market, Saturday, Sept. 28, from 8 a.m. until noon. If you would like to reserve a table or two, contact Linda...

 

Dr. Robert S. "Bob" Hoeke

Dr. Robert S. “Bob” Hoeke, 86, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at Elizabeth House Hospice in Flat Rock. He was born in Birmingham, Ala.  He was a retired professor of...

 

Rev. Ralph Lee Luker

Rev. Ralph Lee Luker, 70, of Rosman, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019. A celebration of life service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, at the Church of God on Turnpike Roa...

 

Church Activities

Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian You are invited to worship with us as the Rev. Keith Thompson begins a two-part sermon series on Eternal Life. Every third Sunday B-DRPC receives the 5¢-A-Meal Offering to help fight hunger in our community. That...

 

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 DESTINY CHRISTIAN...

 

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 St. Timothy’s...

 

Logging Is Beneficial When It Is Done Right

Recently with the U.S. Forest Service’s planned changes to the environmental rules regarding logging and public input/comment processes, readers have expressed concern over timber harvesting on public lands. Perhaps some historical view of nature...

 

Overmountain Shelter Closed Because It's No Longer Safe

In order to protect public safety, the Appalachian Ranger District has closed the Overmountain Shelter, which is located in Avery County near the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) and Overmountain Victory...

 

News Of Organizations

For the month of September, the Pisgah Forest Rotary Club speaker chair is Charlotte Snelson. The Rotary International theme for the month is basic education and literacy. For the Sept. 11 meeting, the speaker will be Vanessa James with the N.C....

 

Ben Bolt

Ben Bolt, 86, of Pisgah Forest, passed away peacefully at his home Sept. 5, 2019. Born near the headwaters of the Tuckasegee River in Jackson County, N.C., he was the son of Lonnie and Otelia Bolt. His wife, Flora Mae Bolt, preceded him in death. He...

 

Legal Notices: September 9, 2019

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 19E262 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Mary Louise Chapman of Transylvania County,...

 

Nantahala River In The Nantahala Gorge Has Reopened To The Public

The Nantahala River in the Nantahala Gorge has reopened to the public for all uses. A technical team assessed the river for potential hazards from the recent landslides Tuesday, and did not find any areas of concern. The team included U.S. Forest...

 

Joe James Parker

Joe James Parker, 77, of Pisgah Forest, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019. A native of Transylvania County, he was the son of the late James Alfred...

 

Grady Elzie "Dick" Ray

Grady Elzie “Dick” Ray, 86, of Brevard, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. A native of Brevard, he was the son of the late Elzie Heath and the late Rachael Ray. In addition to his parents, his...

 
 By Alex Perri    News    September 5, 2019

Graveyard Fields' Movie: A Call To Arms –Transylvania County, NC

Movie goers packed into the DFR room in downtown Brevard last Thursday to watch the Brevard premiere of the Pisgah Conservancy’s new film, “Graveyard Fields: The Call of the High Country.” The film kicks off the Pisgah Conservancy’s campaign...

 

Legal Notices: September 2, 2019

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 19E262 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Mary Louise Chapman of Transylvania County,...

 

News Of Organizations

Parkinson’s Support Group The Brevard-Hendersonville Parkinson’s Support Group will meet on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church. The meeting starts at 10 a.m. with refreshments, music, and exercise. The program...

 

Joe James Parker

Joe James Parker, 77, of Pisgah Forest, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019. A native of Transylvania County, he was the son of the late James Alfred...

 

Legal Notices: August 29, 2019

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Section 5311 (ADTAP), 5310, 5339, 5307 and applicable State funding, or combination thereof. Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held on the proposed Transylvania County Community Transportation Program...

 

Law & Order – Transylvania County, NC

The Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office reported the following: •Kendal Rashad Rudisill, 31, was arrested for one felony count of possession with intent to manufacture, sell or deliver a schedule two substance on Aug. 10. He was taken to the...

 

Bracken Mountain Preserve Features New Trail – Brevard, NC

A new trail for hiking and mountain biking just opened in Bracken Mountain Preserve. The approximately 1.5-mile Pinnacle Trail offers a steep climb with 500 feet of elevation gain and creates a new loop. It brings the trail system in Bracken...

 

Glancing Back: Two Teenagers Found Dead At Rainbow Falls

The following briefs are from Thursday, Aug. 28, 1969 edition of The Transylvania Times. Three Transylvania youths were arrested and are being held in the county jail in connection with a stolen school bus from Brevard Senior High School early...

 

News Of Organizations: Pisgah Forest Rotary

For the month of August, the Pisgah Forest Rotary Club’s speaker chair is Joan VanOrman. The Rotary International theme for August is membership and new club development. For the Aug. 28 meeting, the speaker will be District Governor Tiffany...

 

Picturing The Past: The Brevard Aircraft Corporation Taking Off

In 1926, the Brevard Aircraft Corporation was created to engage in commercial flying, including aerial photography, surveys, maps, advertising and smoke writing. They also planned to sell airplanes...

 

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