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NCDOL Warns Employers Of Poster Scam

Every year, the N.C. Department of Labor (DOL) receives complaints of poster companies that use scare tactics to sell labor law posters. In a news release, the DOL said threats of being fined are bogus and should be ignored. “Poster companies have...

 

Local Author Don Harris Releases 'Grandpa's Fish'

For Jody Dayton, the summer of 1943 marks the change from a boy to a man. Death, murder, love, hate, lies and growing self-confidence push him toward adulthood. After being sent to the mountains to live with his forest ranger grandfather, Jody...

 

Bradley Morrison Returns To Tornados, Named New BC Men's Soccer Coach

Bradley Morrison has been named head men’s soccer coach at Brevard College, announced Director of Athletics Myranda Nash. Morrison, who coached at Brevard from 2013-15, returns to BC after most recently serving as assistant men’s soccer coach at...

 

BC To Present Vance Reese's Faculty Organ Recital Jan. 27

Brevard College will present one of its many talented music professors, Dr. Vance Reese, in a faculty organ recital on Sunday, Jan. 27, at 3 p.m. Reese will be playing the Jaeckel organ in the Brevard...

 

State Encouraging Best Behavior From Sports Parents

The following story was submitted by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. If you are the mother or father of a high school athlete here in North Carolina, this message is primarily for you. When you attend an athletic event that...

 

Transylvania County Schools Needs Bus Drivers

Transylvania County Schools is now seeking new bus drivers to earn their commercial driver's license and begin driving as substitutes or regular route drivers. A free training course will be offered...

 
 By Jeremiah Reed    Sports    January 17, 2019 

Saving The Zebras: The Struggle To Land High School Officials

Consider today’s sports page to be a little bit of “good cop, bad cop.” The article seen directly above this piece was submitted by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. The NCHSAA regularly sends out these kinds of articles and...

 

Legal Notices: January 17, 2019

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 19E14 EXECUTOR’S —- ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Co-Executors of the Estate of Carolyn Sue Reager of Transylvania Coun...

 

Small Town Struggles

The small town of Edenton, N.C., needs more than $2.64 million to renovate and upgrade two of its water treatment plants. The only way it can get that money is to pass a bond. But last week State Auditor Beth Wood initially recommended the Local...

 

Asheville Highway Project May Begin Earlier

The state’s draft 10-year transportation plan includes the construction of the median and access control measures on U.S. 64/276 from Fortune Cove Road to Caldwell Street in Brevard being recommended to start two years earlier in 2022. Last week,...

 

The Distraction Plan

Have you noticed one underlying theme to the Democratic policies against Trump? Having never gotten over his election, the Democratic Party, either knowingly or not, has embarked on a campaign of obfuscation, the smothering and distraction of every...

 
 By Park Baker    News    January 17, 2019 

Cooperative Extension Explains Its Role

At the most recent Transylvania County Natural Resources (TNRC) meeting, the council heard about the work of the county Cooperative Extension office. The TNRC has a monthly meeting of public land managers, environ-ment nonprofit members and...

 

Support Group Meetings In Transylvania County

AA Meetings - every day of week: for information on meeting, places and times. 885-2788 • www.aabrevardnc.org. AA Meeting - Fireside Group, Sundays 11 a.m. at United Community Bank Building, Straus Park, 1225 Asheville Highway. 885-2788. AA... 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

 

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... Full story

 
 By Park Baker    News    January 14, 2019

Shutdown's Impact Being Felt In Transylvania

Over the weekend, the partial government shut-down surpassed the previous 21-day record and its impacts are being felt in Transylvania County, from trail maintenance on public lands to the wallets of...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    January 14, 2019

Ice Storm Causes Multiple Outages

As of 9:30 a.m., today, Duke Energy was reporting that 688 out of its 15,821 customers in Transylvania County were without power because of the downed lines caused by freezing rain on Saturday night. “The sleet and freezing rain that passed...

 

March 1 Is Deadline For N.C. Arts Grants

The North Carolina Arts Council’s 2019 grant guidelines for organizations are now available at www.NCArts.org. The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, March 1. The North Carolina Arts Council’s grant programs are designed to sustain...

 

Jeremy Gibbs Leaving To Take Regional Schools Position

Dr. Jeremy Gibbs will be leaving his position as chief academic officer for Transylvania County Schools to take a newly-created position in education after nearly eight years serving the local school...

 

Vietnam Veterans: Ranger Phil Mayrand Recounts His Last Mission

The U.S. Army website describes the 75th Ranger Regiment as the U.S. Army's premier large-scale special operations force, which is made up of some of the most elite soldiers in the world. What follows...

 

Everyday Education: Can Students Be Taught To Be Creative?

Can creativity be taught? This concept has long been debated! Of course, each individual is born with certain genetic and environmental gifts. Some are naturally inclined to be more creative than...

 

Picturing The Past: Looking At A Brief History Of The Canteen Café

The Canteen Café, a long-time fixture in downtown Brevard, opened in the summer of 1928 by W.E. "Elzie" Shipman. Shipman only operated it for a brief time before selling the business to E.O. Shields...

 

Academics Before Athletics

The amount of money poured into college athletics is astronomical. It’s not just the head coaches in football and basketball who have multi-million dollar contracts. In 2015, according to USA Today, nine assistant college football coaches had...

 

Legal Notices: January 14, 2019

The Transylvania County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) announces the availability of $104,212 in intervention and prevention funds for services to youths most at risk of court involvement. JCPC funds require a local cash or in-kind match...

 

Support Given To Update Farmland Ordinance

There was unanimous support among those who spoke during a public hearing Tuesday on a proposed update of the county’s Voluntary Agriculture District (VAD) ordinance. The public hearing was held during the Transylvania County Board of...

 

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