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 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

Transylvania Notified Of 19th Confirmed COVID-19 Case-Brevard NC

Transylvania Public Health was notified of another case of COVID-19 late Friday afternoon. This person is isolating at home, and communicable disease nurses are currently... — Updated 6/19/2020

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

Public Health Notified Of 18th County Resident With COVID-19-Brevard NC

Transylvania Public Health was notified Thursday of the 18th county resident to have tested positive for COVID-19. The person is isolating at home and communicable disease nurses... — Updated 6/19/2020

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

Public Health Reports 16th COVID-19 Case In Transylvania-Brevard NC

Transylvania Public Health has been notified of a 16th lab-confirmed case among Transylvania County residents. As of Friday, 638 tests have been conducted among county residents, wi... — Updated 6/5/2020

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

State Reports 877 COVID-19-Related Deaths As Of Saturday

As of Saturday, Transylvania County remained at 13 confirmed COVID-19 cases, while the state was reporting (**) 877 COVID-19-related deaths. As of Saturday, the state was also... — Updated 5/30/2020


Transylvania County Has 13 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases As Of Friday-Brevard NC

Transylvania Public Health was notified Thursday evening of 13th lab-confirmed case among Transylvania County residents. The individual has been hospitalized and Transylvania... — Updated 5/30/2020


Transylvania Regional Hospital To Host Community Tele-Forum

To help prevent the spread of the coronavirus in this community and practice social distancing according to the latest CDC Guidance, Transylvania Regional Hospital will host a community forum via telephone on Thursday, July 2,... — Updated 6/22/2020


Looking Glass Falls, Pink Beds, Sycamore Flats And Coontree Back Open-Brevard NC

The Pisgah National Forest has opened additional campgrounds and recreation areas. On the Pisgah Ranger District, the following have opened: Looking Glass Falls and Picnic Area,... — Updated 6/19/2020

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

State Reports County's 17th COVID-19 Case-Brevard NC

As of Sunday, Transylvania County was at 17 confirmed COVID-19 cases, while the state was reporting (**) 1,092 COVID-19-related deaths, including one Transylvanian. As of Sunday,... — Updated 6/15/2020


Blue Ridge Parkway Increases Recreational Access To Additional Areas In N.C. and Va.

Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, Blue Ridge Parkway is increasing recreational access at many park picnic areas and... — Updated 6/15/2020


Cradle Of Forestry Partially Reopens-Brevard NC

The Cradle of Forestry, operated by FIND Outdoors and in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, has made the decision to immediately open the Cradle site to the general public... — Updated 6/12/2020


State Reports 1,092 COVID-Related Deaths As Of Friday-Brevard NC

As of Friday, Transylvania County remained at 16 confirmed COVID-19 cases, while the state was reporting (**) 1,092 COVID-19-related deaths, including one Transylvanian. As of... — Updated 6/12/2020


Mountain Song, July 4th Festival Canceled – Brevard, NC

Summer festival goers will be met with more disappointment this season at the news that the Heart of Brevard’s Fourth of July Festival and the Mountain Song Festival (scheduled for Sept. 11-13) are canceled this year, along with... — Updated 6/10/2020


State Health Plan Extends Waivers For COVID-19 Test, Treatment Costs To July 31

State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, and the State Health Plan (Plan) today announced that the Plan is extending the cost waiver for COVID-19 testing and treatment for members diagnosed with COVID-19, including associated... — Updated 6/8/2020


Hair Salons Adjusting To New Normal-Brevard NC

As hair salons reopen during Phase Two of Gov. Roy Cooper's May 22 executive order allowing for easing of restrictions, local salon owners are adjusting to more meticulous ways of... — Updated 6/8/2020


Artists Find Ways To Support One Another-Brevard NC

Though the art community has been marginalized by the pandemic, Kristen Nec-essary, owner of Starfangled Press on West Jordan Street, has brought a social media movement to Brevard... — Updated 6/3/2020

 By John Lanier    COVID-19

Graduation Set For July 30 Through Aug. 1-Brevard NC

Transylvania County Schools Superintendent Jeff McDaris told members of the Transylvania County Board of Education Monday evening that graduation ceremonies are being planned for July 30 through Aug. 1. The school system plans to h... — Updated 6/3/2020

 By John Lanier    COVID-19

County Churches Successfully Adapt To Virus-Brevard NC

In March when Gov. Roy Cooper declared a state of emergency and limited mass gatherings to 10 people or less, churches throughout the state closed their physical doors. But several area churches followed the old adage of “when on... — Updated 6/3/2020

 By Staff Reports    COVID-19

Public Health Reports 15th COVID-19 Case-Brevard NC

Transylvania Public Health has been notified of an additional case of COVID-19 and has completed contact tracing related to the case. As of Wednesday, there have been a total of 15... — Updated 6/3/2020


Transylvania Has Its First COVID-19 Death-Brevard NC

Transylvania Public Health has been notified of the first death of a Transylvania County resident due to COVID-19. This person tested positive for COVID-19 and was hospitalized in... — Updated 6/1/2020 Full story

 By Alex Perri    COVID-19

Business Responsibilities Unclear In COVID-19 Era-Brevard NC

With varying federal, state and local guidelines in place as different parts of the country begin to “reopen” businesses after COVID-19 related shutdowns, understanding who exactly is responsible for ensuring employee and... — Updated 6/1/2020


Russell Explains Contact Tracing Of Virus, Board Discusses Masks-Brevard NC

As of this morning, Transylvania County had 14 residents confirmed to have contracted COVID-19. In each case, Transylvania Public Health initiated “contact tracing,” which helps to understand how the person may have been... — Updated 6/1/2020

 By Jeremiah Reed    COVID-19

COVID-19 Pushes Musicians Out Of The Spotlight -Brevard NC

When the COVID-19 outbreak began in March, many initially responded to the closing of schools, the cancellation of sports and the shutting down of restaurants. However, the live music industry, often overlooked and... — Updated 6/1/2020

 By Alex Perri    COVID-19

B&Bs, Inns Say Guests Returning-Brevard NC

The mountains of western North Carolina have a history of drawing in people seeking clean air, health and wellness. In the late 1800s and early 1900s, nearby Asheville drew in several prominent doctors who promoted mountain air as... — Updated 6/1/2020

 By Jermiah Reed    COVID-19

Pool Operators Figuring Out Best Way To Reopen-Brevard NC

With summer quickly creeping closer and temperatures beginning to rise, swimming pools have been sorely missed by those seeking a refreshing dip on a hot day. And as some local pools begin the process of re-opening, operators are... — Updated 5/27/2020

 By Jeremiah Reed    COVID-19

Despite Governor's Order, Some Gyms Open -Brevard NC

At a time when restaurants, salons, pools and other venues begin the process of reopening, gyms and fitness facilities remain closed via Gov. Roy Cooper's executive order. However,... — Updated 5/25/2020


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