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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... — Updated 4/7/2021 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... — Updated 4/7/2021 Full story


Anglers Dot The Davidson During Opening Of Trout Waters – Pisgah National Forest

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission opened approximately 900 miles of hatchery supported trout waters last Saturday, April 3. The season will run to Feb. 28, 2022, according to... — Updated 4/7/2021


Waterfall Sweep Finds Trash – Lots And Lots Of It – Transylvania County, NC

The very first Waterfall Sweep, recently hosted by Waterfall Keepers of North Carolina, included picking up more than 3,000 gallons of trash at six waterfalls and trailheads in... — Updated 4/7/2021

 By Alex Perri    News 

Squad Responds After Hiker Slides 175 Feet – Pisgah National Forest

On Sunday morning, Transylvania County Rescue Squad (TCRS) rescued a hiker who had slid approximately 175 feet down Slate Rock in Pisgah National Forest. The hiker sustained minor... — Updated 4/7/2021


The Moon Closely Follows The Ecliptic

The Planets Mars remains the only planet visible to the naked eye in the evening sky. As the Earth circles the sun, we are moving away from the more slowly moving red planet. Thus, Mars is fading although still obvious. Tonight it... — Updated 4/5/2021


Robert L. Galloway

Robert L. Galloway, 80, of Brevard, went to be with his heavenly Father March 29, 2021, after suffering a stroke. He was born April 22, 1940, to the late Charles and Margaret... — Updated 3/31/2021

 By Matt McGregor    News

Pisgah Forest Site Being Considered For Incinerator – Pisgah Forest, NC

A site in Pisgah Forest is being considered for the construction of an Air Curtain Incinerator (ACI), though no official applications for permits have been filed, yet. According to a public notice for an air quality permit filed... — Updated 3/31/2021


Dunn's Rock News

100 Years of Community Gathering The Dunn’s Rock Community Center building, which was constructed as the Connestee School in 1921, will turn 100 this year. To commemorate that... — Updated 3/24/2021


Sheila Harris

Sheila Harris, 81, of Pisgah Forest, passed away March 11, 2021. A native of New York, she was a daughter of the late Sidney and Jean Glass Kokol. She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Clark Harris, of North Carolina; and her son,... — Updated 3/22/2021


Forest Service Releases Old Fort Trails Proposal For Public Comment

"Trails for all" are coming to Old Fort in McDowell County. The Pisgah National Forest's Grandfather Ranger District released its final trail proposal for the Old Fort Trails... — Updated 3/17/2021


Brevard College Cycling Enters Partnership With Gulo

The ten-time national champion Brevard College Cycling program and Gulo Composites, the Brevardbased cycling wheel manufacturer, have entered into a new sponsorship partnership. To kick off the partnership, student-athletes from... — Updated 3/17/2021

 By Abby Williams    Outdoors

Forest Bathing Is More Than Just A Walk In The Woods

Instead of rushing to one destination – a certain waterfall or mountain lookout – have you ever just moved through the trees slowly, with a noticing eye, and become part of the... — Updated 3/15/2021


Vera Taylor Named Top Young Educator

The following briefs are from the Thursday, March 18, 1971, edition of The Transylvania Times. Mrs. Vera W. Taylor has been named Transylvania County’s “Outstanding Young Educator of 1970” by the Brevard Jaycees. Harry C.... — Updated 3/15/2021


Prescribed Burns Helds This Week In Area – Transylvania County, NC

Headwaters State Forest, located in the southeastern portion of Transylvania County, completed two prescribed burns this week on Monday and Tuesday. Both burns were approximately 145-acres in size, according to Headwaters Ranger... — Updated 3/10/2021


This Needs To Be Said About Tourists

As a local resident of Transylvania County, I want to tell the Tourism Board that tourism has had a negative impact on the quality of life for the locals. No longer can we enjoy DuPont State Forest as it has become way... — Updated 3/8/2021

 By Matt McGregor    News

Time To Tackle Transylvania's Trash – Transylvania County, NC

A community effort to pick up garbage on March 13 along Wilson Road has gained momentum that began with a "concerned citizen" and joins expanded efforts to tackle Transylvania... — Updated 3/2/2021


New Multi-Use Connector Trail To Connect Brevard And Pisgah National Forest, Open To Equestrian Use

Conservation nonprofit The Pisgah Conservancy announced recently that the organization has received approval from the US Forest Service to proceed with the construction of the Joel... — Updated 2/22/2021


Collective Healing

Wee first graders standing in line with arms ready. Oh, the bravery that took. Little soldiers, all. The entire first grade stood at attention, getting marching orders. The mission? To stop polio. I remember a large and well-lit... — Updated 2/22/2021


Ice! And More Forecast

Earlier this month, Martine Stolk and Jo Crebbin, members of the Land of Waterfalls Camera Club, travelled up N.C. 215 into Pisgah National Forest in search of dramatic ice... — Updated 2/17/2021


FIND Outdoors Welcomes Two New Board Members – Pisgah Forest, NC

FIND Outdoors, a 49-year-old nonprofit based in Pisgah Forest, announced Emily Quinlan and Rusty Garrison as new board members for the 2021 season. President and CEO Natalie Britt and Tad Fogel, board chairman, were pleased with... — Updated 2/15/2021

 By Matt McGregor    News

ALDI To Open In The Fall, Belk Alive And Well – Brevard, NC

The long-awaited ALDI grocery store in Brevard will arrive in the fall, while the Belk in Pisgah Forest is going nowhere, despite the company’s recent filing for bankruptcy . “We are excited to confirm that we will open a new... — Updated 2/10/2021


New TCT 'Leave It Better' Effort Underway – Transylvania County, NC

Transylvania County Tourism (TCT), through its sustainability initiative Transylvania Always, will be launching the next stage of its “Leave It Better” campaign today. The new phase encourages locals to step up and actively... — Updated 2/3/2021

 By Alex Perri    News

TNRC Hears Hellbender Trail Update – Transylvania County, NC

A bike and pedestrian “interstate” system, with over 150 miles of greenways, could eventually connect Transylvania with Buncombe, Henderson and Madison counties if plans for the Hellbender Trail come to fruition, according to... — Updated 2/1/2021


MLK Service Day – Transylvania County, NC

About 18 employees of PLATT, the local architecture, construction and interior design firm, banded together recently to clean up trash along Cathey's Creek Road and Cathey's Creek... — Updated 1/25/2021


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