(1806) stories found containing 'pisgah national forest'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 1806



Forest Service Needs Money

There is not a government agency or private enterprise that would not like to have more revenue. However, the U.S. Forest Service, and in particular the Pisgah Ranger District, truly needs more revenue. Three factors are driving the need for more...

 

How Many Residents Can Conquer The Pisgah Challenge?

I’ve lived in Brevard for 14 years now, and the whole reason my wife and I moved here was thanks to the large plot of (mostly) green that happily invades my line of site every time I drive to work, head to the grocery store or drop my children off...

 

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

 

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 Alex Perri    News    February 20, 2020

Plan Suggests Recreation Alternatives – Pisgah National Forest

Editor's Note: The story has been updated to reflect a correction. The original story incorrectly reported that hunting was not allowed in wilderness areas. The U.S. Forest Service is asking for...

 

Opportunity Zone Changes Sought – Transylvania County, NC

N.C. Sen. Chuck Edwards (R-Henderson) is calling on Congressman Mark Meadows to modify Transylvania County’s Opportunity Zone. The Opportunity Zone tax incentive, enacted into law by Congress as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, offers...

 

Brevard College Launches Nation's First Gravel Racing Cycling Team

Brevard College has become the first collegiate cycling program in the United States to launch the discipline of gravel racing to its offerings for student-athletes. Gravel racing, widely regarded as the fastest growing cycling niche in the U.S.,...

 

The Moon, Three Planets Appear Before Dawn

The Planets As the fleet Mercury approaches the sun this week to pass by it next week, we are left in the evening with the beautiful Venus as the sole planet visible to the naked eye. You don’t have to try to find it these evenings as it is that...

 

North Fork Festival Celebrates Whitewater Paddling

Transylvania County is blessed with many iconic locations for a lot of different and diverse outdoor experiences. Within the paddling community itself, several creeks and rivers provide many...

 

Forest Plan Awaits Public Comment – Transylvania County, NC

On Monday, the U.S. Forest Service released the long-awaited draft of the Pisgah-Nantahala Forest Plan Revision, which has several changes from the current plan, and on Friday the 90-day public...

 

Legal Notices: Feb. 13, 2020

STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF TRANSYLVANIA IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE SUPERIOR COURT DIVISION FILE NO. 20E27 EXECUTOR’S - ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE Having qualified as Executor of the Estate of Willene Moses Beck of Transylvania County,... Full story

 

Forest Plan Draft Released – Transylvania County, NC

Drafts of the Nantahala and Pisgah forest plan and environmental impact statement (EIS) are now available. A formal 90-day public review and comment period is scheduled to begin on Feb. 14. The...

 

Judy Ann Hall Is Crowned 'Miss Oriole'

The following briefs are from Thursday, Feb. 12, 1970, edition of The Transylvania Times. Various departments of the City Hall are being moved into the new municipal building, Mayor Raymond F. Bennett announced today. The first departments to be...

 

New Map To Highlight Regional Wilderness Areas – Pisgah National Forest

Pisgah Map Company is creating a new map for the Shining Rock and Middle Prong Wilderness Areas within Pisgah National Forest. The map is still in progress but is anticipated to be finalized in the co...

 

Registration Opens for Hiking Challenge

The community is invited to test themselves this spring in the Pisgah Challenge, a series of six free, guided hikes of increasing difficulty in Pisgah National Forest. Registration for the Challenge...

 

Is 'Beetlejuice' About To Go Supernova?

The Stars It’s hard to talk about the winter stars without talking about Orion, the hunter. He is the most spectacular constellation and can be used to find other objects and patterns in the sky. Now, Orion lies high in the east as the sky darkens....

 

Collaborative Management Helps Our National Forests

If good things do indeed come to those who wait, the soon to be released draft management plan for the Pisgah and Nantahala forests is going to be special. The plan will provide the framework for how the 1.1 million acres of the forest in the Souther...

 

Outdoor Gear Builders To Host Festival Showcasing WNC Brands

Outdoor Gear Builders (OGB), a western North Carolina gear builders association is celebrating its seventh year in existence and will host its sixth annual Get in Gear Fest on March 21 at the Salvage...

 

Taurus, The Bull, Challenges Orion, The Hunter

The Stars Orion, the hunter, is rising higher in the eastern sky each evening. Locate his belt marked by three bright stars in a row from east to west, Alnitak, Alnilam and Mintaka. Now, draw a line...

 

Legal Notices: January 20, 2020

IN THE MATTER OF: The Foreclosure by David Budd, Substitute Trustee, of Deed of Trust executed by Penrose Commercial, LLC, a North Carolina Limited Liability Company, dated May 29, 2014, recorded in Book 694, page 342, Office of the Transylvania... Full story

 

Wildlife Day Included Update On Forest Plan – Transylvania County, NC

Though the rain did not relent Saturday for WNC Wildlife Day at Headwaters Outfitters, outdoor sport enthusiasts of all ages showed up in droves for the event. As part of the day, Headwaters hosted...

 

Conservation At Risk With Fewer Hunters, Fishermen

Since the 1980s, sportsmen and women, especially in the hunting sports, have been on a participation decline, and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Council (NCWRC) is working on a way to reverse...

 

Local Rider Makes Wintertime Biking A Ritual

Golden hour approaches as I motor through the French Broad River floodplain. Farms and railroads become a blur in the rear-view mirror. It's a brisk winter afternoon and I'm late to meet friends at...

 

Headwaters Outfitters To Host WNC Wildlife Day

Headwaters Outfitters and the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Council will hold their Annual WNC Wildlife Day, Saturday, Jan. 11, at Headwaters Outfitters in Rosman. The WNC Wildlife Day is designed to promote local wildlife and give people the...

 

Stories From 2019 Featured In Review – Brevard, NC

Editor's Note: The following are some of the top stories that appeared in The Transylvania Times during 2019. JANUARY •Over the Jan. 12-13 weekend, the partial government shutdown surpassed the...

 

Page Down

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