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You've Heard Those Cries

Recently, my sister and brother-in-law visited us from Oregon. Our daughter and son-in-law joined us from Georgia, bringing along our beautiful 18-month-old grand baby. It was great having these family members all together, but clearly it was little...

 

DAR Members Enjoy World War II WAC's Story

Dorothy Wilson, the youngest of five children, was born in Bonham, Texas. Her father, a railroad telegrapher and agent, was transferred to Van, Texas, when oil was struck there. Drilling equipment...

 
 News    June 21, 2018 

Free Medicare Made Easy Class June 28

The Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Programs (SHIIP), Transylvania County and the Parish of Sacred Heart Catholic Church will present “Medicare Choices Made Easy” from 10 a.m. until noon, Thursday, June 28, at Sacred Heart Catholic...

 
 News    June 21, 2018 

Brevard's Tuesday Night Street Dances Begin

Old time street dances return to Brevard and Main Street will be transformed into a large dance floor. Old time street dances opened Tuesday, June 19, and will run every Tuesday through Aug. 7, with...

 

Devonne Johnson Joins Local Realty Team

Jan Newsome with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services/Great Smokys Realty announces the addition of Devonne Johnson to their downtown Brevard office. Spanning a 20-plus-year career, Johnson brings a...

 

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

 

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... Full story

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    June 18, 2018

Panel Extols Buying Local

The importance and benefits of buying local were discussed Thursday during a Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce discussion panel in the library Rogow Room. Heath Seymour, Heart of Brevard...

 

Fourth Friday Gallery Walk Kicks Off Arts & Culture Celebration

The community is invited to explore art, music and wine at the Brevard Fourth Friday Gallery Walk on June 22 from 5-8 p.m. Thirty-three downtown art galleries, retail stores and restaurants will be participating. Tammy Hopkins at the TC Arts Council...

 

TC Arts Council Hosts 46th Fine Arts & Crafts Showcase

The Transylvania Community Arts Council invites everyone to enjoy Arts & Culture Celebration from June 22 - July 4. Tammy Hopkins, executive director of the TC Arts Council, said, “This is a celebration of all arts and culture in Brevard and...

 

Vietnam Veterans: Ervin Bridges: Walking, Not Riding, To War

Captain Ervin Bridges spent much of his time in Vietnam struggling through jungles and rice paddies. Bridges remembered lying on the ground during a particularly bloody battle wondering to himself,...

 
 By Derek McKissock    News    June 14, 2018

Public Hearing Held On County Budget

The courthouse, education funding and fire district tax rates dominated Tuesday's public hearing on the proposed $51.2 million Transylvania County general fund budget for the 2019 fiscal year, which...

 

Sallie Wallace

Sallie Wallace, a resident of Brevard, died peacefully in her sleep at Asheville Specialty Hospital Friday, June 8, 2018, after many weeks of fierce struggling with a number of health issues. She...

 

Lawsuit Filed After Squirrel Box Derby Accident-Brevard

A lawsuit has been filed claiming the Transylvania County Board of Education, the Heart of Brevard and others were negligent in the May 27 accident during the Squirrel Box Derby races. Tanne Trawick, one of six people who were injured during the...

 

Taxes And The Courthouse

Last Thursday evening, the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners agreed to increase the tax rate 2.5 cents to pay for a new county courthouse adjacent to the public safety complex on Morris Road. During the discussion, some highly questionable...

 

Offensive Symbols Should Not Be Paraded

It was with shock that we witnessed a group, the Sons of Confederate Veterans, carrying Confederate flags – a symbol of hatred to many of our citizens — in our White Squirrel parade this past weekend. We assume that the carrying of this flag was...

 

Irene M. Cahoon

Irene M. Cahoon was welcomed into the arms of her heavenly father on May 29, 2018, at Transylvania Regional Hospital, after a long illness. She was born on Feb. 27, 1924, in New Bedford, Mass. She was survived by her son, Michael Moniz; daughter,...

 

Ellen G. Kent

Ellen G. Kent, 72, of Belvedere, S.C., formerly of Brevard, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018. She was the daughter of the late June Greer. Her husband, Frank Kent, preceded her in death. A native of Transylvania County, she was of the Christian...

 

Looking Glass Realty Welcomes Adam Skoog To The Team

Looking Glass Realty welcomes new agent, Adam Skoog, to their team of dedicated and experienced realtors. Skoog has an extensive marketing background that allows him to develop creative solutions...

 
 By John Lanier    News    June 4, 2018

Teacher Of The Year Goes To Missy West

Missy West of Rosman Middle School was named Teacher of the Year at an awards ceremony held in the Rogow Room of the Transylvania County Library last Thursday evening. Rhonda Whitmire, who presented...

 

Jessie Mae Owen Thomas

Jessie Mae Owen Thomas, 70, of Lake Toxaway, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018. A lifelong resident of Transylvania County, she was the daughter of the late Jesse Rufus and Ida Mae Fisher Owen. In...

 

Aubrey Odell Rowe "Granddaddy"

Aubrey Odell Rowe, "Granddaddy," 91, was called home Thursday, May 17, 2018, surrounded by his daughters at Charles W. George VA Medical Center in Asheville. He was born Jan. 9, 1927, in Alabama to...

 

Louise Ann Rogers

Louise Ann Rogers, 59, formerly of Brevard, passed away Mother's Day, May 13, 2018, at the VA hospital in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., due to unexpected health complications. She is survived by her husband,...

 

Joe Castro Will Be On School Board Ballot

Joe Castro, retired executive director of Smart Start of Transylvania County, will appear on the November ballot as an unaffiliated candidate for the Transylvania County Board of Education. Castro,...

 

Brevard To Host Season's Second Gallery Walk

Brevard’s a pretty wild place, surrounded by deep forests, high mountains and tumbling waters, not to mention all the wildlife that abound within. There’s black bears, ravens, quirky little white squirrels and even a bat or two. Most remarkable...

 

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