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Kepler Discovered Thousands Of Exoplanets

The Stars The summertime Milky Way is now high overhead at sunset! While this beautiful veil in the sky may have been obvious to the casual observer in years gone by, nowadays bright urban skies...

 

Richard Merritt Britt

Richard Merritt Britt, 82, currently of Clarkesville, Ga., passed away peacefully at Mountain View Health and Rehabilitation Center in Clayton, Ga., Aug. 19, 2019, from complications of long-term dementia. Born Oct. 4, 1936, in Jacksonville, Fla.,...

 

Keep Pets Cool, Comfortable And Safe During Hot Weather

Summer may be a time for vacations and recreational activities for human beings, but pets may not be privy to the same luxuries. Summer recreation may not always include our four-legged friends, as...

 

A Sweet Superfruit Bruschetta For Light Summer Meals

From backyard barbecues and family picnics to a bright addition to seasonal recipes, sweet cherries not only provide a boost of flavor but also pack a punch when it comes to nutrition, helping keep...

 

Cathey's Creek News

In The Bible Mission In the Bible Mission meets every Sunday morning at the Cathey’s Creek Community Center, Sunday school/Bible study starts at 10 a.m. and preaching service starts at 11 a.m. Folks from the church have been doing a great job of...

 

Number 7 Arts Features Grier, Hart And Clay

It's summertime in Brevard, and locals and visitors blend on the sidewalks as they enjoy the festive atmosphere created by Brevard's many colorful window displays. The windows of Number 7 Arts,...

 

Dunn's Rock News – Transylvania County, NC

Upcoming Dinner And Program Mark your calendar for Thursday, July 18, for the next Dunn’s Rock Community Center Dinner and Program. We’ll enjoy a great summertime meal of hot dogs and all the fixings at 6 p.m., followed by a program given by the...

 

Mountain Skies: Moon And Two Planets Appear Before July 4 Fireworks

The Planets Mercury and Mars are quickly disappearing from the evening sky along with Venus in the predawn sky. As the earth continues to pull away from Mars, that brilliant red “star” from last...

 

Celebrate Summer With Fourth Friday Gallery Walk

The Transylvania Community Arts Council invites the public to enjoy summertime with a walk to the art galleries and shops that stay open late for the June 28 Fourth Friday Gallery Walk. Explore art, m...

 

Summer Heat Facts And Safety

For many people, summertime is synonymous with trips to the beach, water sports and recreation. Even though summer warmth is a welcome break from winter weather for many people, that heat is one of...

 

Cedar Mountain News

McGaha Chapel Singalong By Charles Burden From Brevard and Dunn’s Rock, from See Off Mountain and Caesar’s Head, and especially from Cedar Mountain, with a smattering of Raleigh and Atlanta...

 

CDC' Issues Tips For A Safe And Healthy Summer

Whether you are planning an overseas vacation, getting ready for a staycation, or will be working outdoors, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s latest health tips, alerts, and social...

 

Celebrate Sweet Refreshing Summer Snacks

There’s no time like a hot summer picnic to let your patriotic spirit show. These all-American snacks featuring a classic favorite fruit - watermelon - are the perfect solution for nearly any...

 

County Drenched In Friday Rainfall

Intense rainfall fell on Transylvania County Friday, peaking at 7.1 inches overall and breaking the record for the month of April. "There were areas that were getting an inch or two an hour, which is...

 
 By John Lanier    News    February 18, 2019

Jim Rowe Helped To Put The Heart Back In Downtown

Community leaders and downtown business people remember James "Jim" Rowe, who passed away early this month, as a quiet, gentle man who was instrumental in turning downtown Brevard into a vibrant...

 

River Runs: Five Tips For Fall Fly Fishing

As we transition into the fall fishing pattern, there are several things that anglers can do to increase their catch through out the day. Here are my top fives suggestions for improving your fall fish...

 

Mountain Skies: Planets Disappear One By One This Fall

The Stars The summertime Milky Way is now high overhead just at sunset. While this beautiful veil in the sky may have been obvious to the casual observer in years gone by, nowadays it takes some planning and effort to enjoy it. However, all one...

 
 By Kevin Howell    Outdoors    March 6, 2017

The Best Trout Waters In The Mountains

From the Cherokee who lived and prospered in the mountains for centuries, to the modern angler who flies into Asheville in his jet from Miami for a weekend in the mountains, the Blue Ridge has always...

 

Summer Business Gets High Marks – Brevard NC

Overall, summer was good for business in downtown Brevard, according to Heath Seymour, the Heart of Brevard’s executive director. “There are some who have been slightly up, while some even had record sales during certain months, but, of course,...

 

Teacher Profiles – Transylvania County

Auburn B. Smith Rosman Middle and High – P.E., Head Women's Basketball Coach, JV Volleyball Coach Prior to moving to the east coast, I attended high school in Las Vegas, Nev., at Desert Oasis High...

 

Brevard 'Bees' Give School Bright New Look

"Alone we can do so little. Together, we can do so much." This phrase, first coined by Helen Keller, has been a motto moving into this past summer at Brevard Elementary School. A true community school...

 

Fall Cleanup Is A Mixed Blessing For Nonprofits

August is a big month for most families in Transylvania County. Vacations are winding down, camps have closed for the summer, and the last ovation has been delivered at the music center. We can hear...

 

Wasteful Spending

I have read several people’s opinions on the proposed bypass. Many friends tell me don’t worry, that they have been discussing that for years. The apparent disregard for the waste of taxpayer monies as demonstrated by the recent $400,000 purchase...

 
 By Corey Gafnea    Education    June 6, 2016

Our Children Need To Go Outside And Play

“Go play outside and don’t come home until I call you for dinner.” If you were a child in the sixties or seventies, I imagine this was one of the most common phrases overheard in the endless summers of our youth. Whether exploring the woods, a...

 

Summertime Learning Loss

School is out! As parents we often celebrate the end of the school year along with the start of summer. It’s nice to let the kids stay up late at night and sleep in the morning. It’s really nice to have more time to play outside and take...

 

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