The Transylvania Times -

(10812) stories found containing 'North'

Sorted by date  Results 26 - 50 of 10812

Page Up



Red Flag Laws

“The time for condolences alone has long passed, and now it is time for action,” N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper said earlier this week. “The General Assembly should move quickly to debate the details of these bills so that we can end up with legislation...

 
 By Alex Perri    News    August 8, 2019

Forest Service Changes Proposed – Transylvania County, NC

The public comment period for the U.S. Forest Service’s proposed changes to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the environmental law that requires federal agencies to assess the environmental effects of their proposed actions prior to...

 

Saturday Festival Will Celebrate 'Jameson's Joy' – Brevard, NC

On Saturday, the Brevard Lumberyard will welcome 10 local music acts and music fans over the afternoon and into the evening in support of Jameson’s Joy Memorial Service Foundation, a Brevard-based charity focused on performing random acts of...

 

Eric Edwards Returns From D.C. Homelessness Conference – Brevard, NC

On July 23, 2015, Eric Edwards sat in his apartment in Rutherfordton, N.C., with a bottle of Jim Beam, ready to end his life. Fast-forward four years later to July 23, 2019, and Edwards was in...

 
 By John Lanier    News    August 5, 2019

Uncertainty Looms As Schools Prepare For Opening Day – Transylvania County, NC

With school scheduled to open in three weeks, uncertainty looms regarding the state budget, health care coverage and the implementation of a new reading program. “We’ve got a lot of uncertainty,” said Transylvania County Schools Superintendent...

 

City Infrastructure Receives Funding – Brevard, NC

The N.C. Division of Water Infrastructure (NCDWI) has approved a $500,000 grant and a $1,583,000 no interest loan for the city of Brevard’s Gallimore Road Sewer Rehab Project. “The purpose of this project is to reduce rain dependent inflow and...

 

Both Are Right And Wrong

More than 700,000 state employees could find themselves paying substantially more for health care in the next few months if the impasse between State Treasurer Dale Folwell and the majority of hospitals throughout the state is not resolved. Folwell c...

 

Glancing Back: Richard Parris Wins Soap Box Derby Title

The following briefs are from Thursday, Aug. 7, 1969 edition of The Transylvania Times. William H. Wilkie Jr., a native of Skyland and a space engineer, designed the whole-body counter that is being used in the National Space Administration’s...

 

Choral Society To Premiere 'Christmas Oratorio'

The Transylvania Choral Society has announced a highlight for fall 2019, as its members prepare the North American premiere of "Christmas Oratorio," the latest work by revered choral composer, Bob...

 

Scruggs Scholarship Winners Announced

The Sixth Annual Terrell L Scruggs Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held at Connestee Falls Golf Club on Saturday, Aug. 17. Jimmy Perkins, coordinator of the annual fundraiser said, "This event is...

 

Legal Notices: August 5, 2019

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 19 E 226 EXECUTOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Ellen Heller of Transylvania County, North Carolina, this is... Full story

 

Picturing The Past: History Of The Land That Silversteen Built On

In 1888, Thomas and Wait Gash sold 21.3 acres from the estate of their parents, Leander Sams and Margaret Avery Gash, to Mrs. Reba W. Boardman for $1,500. The property was located east of St....

 

Officials Seek Input On Pisgah Twelve Mile Project

The Pisgah National Forest, Appalachian Ranger District, is preparing an environmental assessment (EA) for the Twelve Mile Project, a land management and timber sale project taking pace on...

 

BRCC Hosts Car Show Fundraiser For SkillsUSA

Drive on up to the Blue Ride Community College Transylvania Campus' second annual car show on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. to not only see some beautiful cars on display, but also to...

 

Shelby Jackson Discusses Benefits Of Native Plants

Many plants will grow well in western North Carolina, some too well. It can be very easy to fill our garden with popular plants and some do well as landscape plants, such as peony or daylilies. But...

 

Legal Notices: August 1, 2019

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 19E202 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Judith Bernice Bernson of Transylvania... Full story

 

Southmountain Receives Grant For New Transylvania County CAC

Southmountain Children and Family Services has received a People in Need grant, made possible through the Clyde and Mildred Endowment Fund and the Connestee Falls Endowment Fund of the Community Foundation of Western North Carolina. This $20,000...

 

Hikers Invited To Tackle Mountains-To-Sea Trail – Transylvania County, NC

Friends of the NC Mountains-to-Sea Trail is inviting hikers of all skill levels to help celebrate the trail’s 42nd birthday Sept. 6-8 by joining one of 33 group hikes in 27 trail towns across the st...

 

Too Easy On Virtual Charters

In the spirit of accountability, one would think virtual charter schools that have an exceedingly high withdrawal rate and are consistently low-performing would not be given more latitude than other charter or traditional public schools. But that...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    August 1, 2019

GOP Picks Johnson For 113 District – Transylvania County, NC

Jake Johnson, a 22-year-old Polk County commissioner, has been chosen to finish the term of the N.C. Representative for District 113, which had been held by Cody Henson, who resigned last week. “I...

 

Edney To Run Again For N.C. House – Transylvania County, NC

Sam Edney announced Tuesday his 2020 bid for the Democrat nomination for the N.C. House District 113. “I grew up dirt poor in Henderson County,” Edney said in a statement. “I know what it means...

 

Local Effort Helping Children In Need In The Philippines

With assistance from Brevard High School Rotary Interact and the Pisgah Forest Rotary Club, Florence Allbaugh is getting supplies to children in need in the Philippines through her organization, Florence Nightingale Global Health (FNGH). In 2019,...

 
 By Derek McKissock    News    July 29, 2019

Larry Chapman, Theresa McCall Seeking 113 Seat – Transylvania County, NC

Former Commission Chairman Larry Chapman and former School Board Chairwoman Theresa McCall are among those hoping to be chosen to see out the term of N.C. Rep. Cody Henson, who stepped down last week....

 
 By Alex Perri    News    July 29, 2019

Transylvania County Rescue Squad 'On A Roll' – Transylvania County, NC

The Transylvania County Rescue Squad (TCRS) is "on a roll" after recently receiving four new certifications and setting its sights on becoming a state deployable squad in times of disaster throughout...

 

Cycle Event Coming Back To Brevard – Brevard, NC

Brevard is preparing to host the sixth annual Cycle North Carolina weekend “Mountain Ride” slated for Aug. 3-4. The Mountain Ride annually brings in over 300 cyclists to participate in a fully...

 

Page Down

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

Rendered 08/19/2019 01:35