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Blaming Trump

The Democrats and, specifically, the party candidates, just continue to dig their grave deeper. They must think that most of the country has no brains. Consider that they blame the president’s tweets for the violence in the streets while antifa...

 

Don't Take Our Land

My husband and I bought our property on Old Hendersonville Highway in Pisgah Forest 20 years ago. We bought the property from a family who had lived and farmed it for over 60 years. When we purchased it we stated that, “our intent was to retain it...

 

Glancing Back: RHS Class Of 1945 Holds First Reunion

The following briefs are from Thursday, Aug. 21, 1969 edition of The Transylvania Times. Rosman’s class of 1945 held its first reunion on July 12 at the Rosman Gymnasium. Of the 24 graduates, 18 members attended, along with three teachers....

 

Rotary Club Of Pisgah Forest Installs New Leadership, Awards Grants

The Rotary Club of Pisgah Forest began a new year when Chris Biecker was installed as president. Also installed were John Krishingner (president elect), Dorothy Knowles (secretary) and Jim...

 

Mountain Skies: High Tides Will Be Late In The Month Of August

The Moon This month we have another of those high tide phases of the moon. The highest, i.e., spring tides, occur when the moon and sun are lined up and the pull of their gravities on the oceans of th...

 

Town Hall Meeting Scheduled For Aug. 22 To Discuss Recent Pisgah Trail Work

Pisgah Area Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association (SORBA) will hold a town hall meeting on Thursday, Aug. 22 at the REI in Biltmore Park from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. to discuss recent trail work in Pisgah National Forest. Pisgah Area S.O.R.B.A. is now...

 

James "Jim" Pryor Davis

On Aug. 13, 2019, at 6:45 p.m., God crooked his little finger and called Jim home. He was born Aug. 15, 1948, in Transylvania County to Robert Nathan Davis and Frances Elizabeth Tallent Davis, both de...

 

Clifford Lemuel McCall

Clifford Lemuel McCall, of Pisgah Forest, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019. He was a loving husband and father. He served in the United States Navy and was employed by the Olin...

 

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...

 

Legal Notices: August 15, 2019

CREDITOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Ancillary Executor for the Ancillary Estate of Andrew S. Menard, deceased, late of Volusia County, Florida, this is to notify all persons having claims against the Estate of said deceased to exhibit them to...

 

Dodson-Littleton Family Reunion Set For Sunday

The 42st annual Dodson-Littleton reunion will be held Sunday Aug. 17, at Dodson Flats, Pisgah Forest. Participants will eat at 2 p.m. All friends and family of Alvin and Flora (Polly) Littleton Dodson are invited to bring a picnic basket and join...

 

Russell Camp Sr.

Russell Camp Sr., 93, of Brevard, passed away Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019. A native of Transylvania County, he was the son of the late Fred and Ethel Camp. In addition to his parents, he was also...

 

Local Resident Served In Two Branches Of Military

How many veterans have served in two branches of the U.S. military? Residents can meet one on Aug. 22. Brevard's Mike DiRocco served in the U.S. Marines from 1954-1959 (sergeant) and from 1960-1973...

 

A Forest Disservice

Perhaps the Forest Service would be of more service to the forest if they fertilized it with their excessive obfuscatory verbiage. We know that someone will be making a big profit off this proposed “largest timber sale on Pisgah National Forest...

 

Use Your Voice And Vote

After the UNC-Charlotte, El Paso and Dayton mass shootings, Republicans refuse to allow consideration of legislation proven to reduce gun deaths. HB 86 protects gun ownership but requires a permit to own “assault weapons” as already required for...

 

Glancing Back: Gene Banks Makes Her First Musical Recording

The following briefs are from Thursday, Aug. 14, 1969 edition of The Transylvania Times. Final preparations are being made for the opening of schools in Brevard and Transylvania County on Thursday, Aug. 24, Harry C. Corbin, superintendent, announces...

 

Pisgah Forest Rotary

For 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. 14 meeting, the speaker will be Martine Stolk, an accomplished photographer...

 

Canoe Relay Is Still Having Ripple Effects

Creative fundraising is nothing new in Transylvania County. Many local bingo games, bake sales and yard sales address many community and individual needs. Larger-scale events, such as the Mountain...

 

Graveyard Fields Movie To Premiere At Cradle

To educate and advocate for Graveyard Fields, The Pisgah Conservancy has partnered with Bonesteel Films to produce a 16-minute documentary about the history, beauty and challenges facing the area.  The premiere of the film “Graveyard Fields ...

 

Margot Benton Summers Williston

Margot Benton Summers Williston, 78, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Keith Thompson officiating. To...

 

Picturing The Past: James Bromfield Served As Businessman And Civil Leader

James Bromfield moved to Brevard in 1906. He purchased a lot near the depot to establish a coal and wood yard to supply fuel to local customers. In 1908, he was given permission to extend a rail spur...

 

Church Activities

Amazing Grace Baptist Amazing Grace Baptist Church will host a revival beginning Sunday, Aug. 11, at 6 p.m. The revival will continue throughout the week with services held at 7 p.m. The guest preacher is Bridger Bane. Amazing Grace Baptist is...

 

Legal Notices: August 8, 2019

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 19E203 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Administrator of the Estate of Joe Travis Galloway of Transylvania...

 

Dunn's Rock News

Raising The Rafters With The East Fork Gals Even the most staid and rhythm-impaired folk among us will find it difficult not to tap a foot or bob a head to the rollicking old time music of the East...

 

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