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Connestee Falls News

How To Click In The Photo Business There’s more to photography than meets the eye — just ask Chris Wunder. When most people think of photography they think about light, color and composition. Chri...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    June 10, 2019

Social Media Posts Lead To Firings-Brevard, NC

Two part-time Brevard Fire Department employees were fired because of Facebook posts each made about Brevard City Manager Jim Fatland on Saturday, May 25, regarding Fatland’s military attire during the American Legion’s Memorial Day Parade....

 

City Manager Apologizes For Military Uniform Mix Up-Brevard NC

After facing criticism on social media for wearing a U.S. Air Force coat during the Memorial Day Parade at the White Squirrel Festival on May 25, Brevard City Manager Jim Fatland issued an apology in...

 

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...

 

Hundreds Take To Streets For White Squirrel Races

It was an early wake-up call, but a beautiful morning to kick off the 16th annual White Squirrel Festival as 425 runners descended on downtown Brevard for the White Squirrel 5K and Kids’ Fun Run on...

 

16th 'Nutty' Weekend Returning To Brevard

The White Squirrel Festival returns to downtown Brevard this weekend. The festival, which begins on Friday night, includes a lineup of locally and nationally known musicians, food and beer, art and...

 

Memorial Day Parade And Remembrance Ceremonies To Be Held Saturday - Brevard, NC

The American Legion Post 88 will be sponsoring its annual Memorial Day Parade at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, during the White Squirrel Festival. Continuing the Legion's 100th Anniversary, veterans...

 

Winners Of White Squirrel Photo Contest Announced

The Transylvania Community Arts Council has partnered with the Heart of Brevard to host the 15th annual White Squirrel Photo Contest. Tammy Hopkins, executive director of the TC Arts Council said, the...

 

Gallery Walk Kicks Off White Squirrel Weekend

Explore art, music and wine at the Brevard Fourth Friday Gallery Walk on May 24 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in downtown Brevard. This free walkable event kicks-off the 2019 White Squirrel Festival Weekend. New this month is a collaborative art project by...

 

White Squirrel 5K, Fun Run Kick Off Saturday Festivities

This Saturday, the annual White Squirrel race returns to downtown Brevard, as hundreds of runners get an early jumpstart on the weekend’s White Squirrel Festival. The event includes a 5K, as well...

 

Vescovo Grand Opening Set For Friday, May 24

Vescovo Neighborhood Eatery is proud to announce their grand opening just in time for the opening of the White Squirrel Festival this Friday. Vescovo, located at 175 King Street, plans to kick off the celebration with an official ribbon cutting held...

 

Kick Off White Squirrel Fest At The Farmers' Market

The Transylvania Farmers’ Market is a great way for the whole family to kick off Saturday’s White Squirrel Festival. Stop by from 8 a.m. to noon to enjoy live music, activities for kids, and a...

 

White Squirrel Run Set For Next Saturday

The annual White Squirrel 5K Race, which is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Brevard and serves as the kickoff to White Squirrel Festival, is set for May 25, and already nearly 300 people have...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    May 13, 2019

Box Derby Will Not Race At Festival

The box derby races will not be held during this year’s White Squirrel Festival, with last year’s accident during a race the apparent reason. Gary Kendrick, one of six people injured on May 27, 2018, during the box derby race, died a few days...

 
 News    May 9, 2019

Legion Again Hosting Memorial Parade

The American Legion Post 88 has announced its continuing sponsorship of the annual Memorial Day Parade and Day of Remembrance ceremony at 9 a.m., Saturday, May 25, in downtown Brevard. American Legion Post 88 continues to celebrate the Legion’s...

 

Boys & Girls Club Running Team Ready For Action

A group of students from the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County has formed a team to run in the annual White Squirrel Race sponsored by the Rotary Club of Brevard. The race will...

 

White Squirrel Photo Contest Seeks Entries

It's finally springtime and all your backyard white critters are scampering about. If you're able to catch them in some of their high flying acts or their persistent appearance at what you call a...

 

Heath Seymour Stepping Down From HOB Position

Heath Seymour has announced his resignation as the Heart of Brevard (HOB) executive director, effective the end of March. Seymour has served as executive director for more than five years. During this time, downtown Brevard has seen many positive cha...

 

Volunteers Needed During The Holidays

Fluffy white tails, acorns? How would you decorate to honor our soldiers and our furry white friends for this year’s 16th Annual White Squirrel Festival? The Heart of Brevard is looking for people with vision who want to be involved in decorating...

 

Notes From Music Center Volunteers: BMCA Concert Committees Support Musicians

(This is the second in a series of monthly articles about Brevard Music Center Association (BMCA), the volunteer support group for Brevard Music Center (BMC). Last month's article presented an...

 

Pisgah Pete Set To Predict, Squirrel Count Returning

Brevard's white squirrel ambassador, Pisgah Pete, returns this Saturday to predict whether there will be six more weeks of winter, but have you ever wondered how many white squirrels there really are...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    January 24, 2019

Council Hears Complaints About Flag - Brevard, NC

During Tuesday’s Brevard City Council, local NAACP officials asked the city to revisit the legalities of displaying the Confederate flag at public events, but they ran up against the protections on free speech laid out in the U.S. Constitution....

 

TC Arts Seeks Artists For 2019 Shows

The Transylvania Community Arts Council has placed an open call for artists to submit artwork in 2019 for the following open shows: “Balance,” “Figure & Form” and “Small Wonders – Small Works.” TC Arts will also host the White Squirrel...

 
 By Matt McGregor    News    January 10, 2019

Local Emerges With Sword 'Forged In Fire'

Jason Brown, a Brevard local, recently entered the intense heat of competition on season five of the History Channel's television series "Forged in Fire," and he emerged with a "ring-hilted sword."...

 

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