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BC Women's Lacrosse Team Receives IWLCA Recognition

The 2021 Brevard College women’s lacrosse team has been selected as an Academic Honors Squad by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). Rising senior midfielder KC Collins was honored by the IWLCA as... — Updated 7/28/2021

 

The Stars Are Shining In Transylvania County Schools

The stars shine bright in Transylvania County, both in the sky and in the schools. Among the biggest stars in the schools are the 32 seniors from Brevard, Rosman and Davidson River high schools who applied for college scholarships... — Updated 7/21/2021

 

Local Students Recognized For Their Academic Achievements

Editor’s Note: The following students have been recognized for their academic successes. •Furman University President Elizabeth Davis presided over the class of 2021 commencement exercises, which took place Saturday, May 8, at... — Updated 7/19/2021

 

Stewart Receives Appointment To West Point

Parker Stewart, grand-son of Gene and Beverly Stewart of Pisgah Forest, has received an appointment to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Class of 2025. Stewart is a senior... — Updated 6/16/2021

 

Brevard Academy Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

The following students were named to the Brevard Academy Honor Roll for the fourth quarter of 2020-21 school year. 3rd Grade A Honor Roll Eliana Mireya Campa-nini, Olivia Sue Ellis, Emily Ann Goodwin, John-Henry Bernard Hicks,... — Updated 6/9/2021

 
 By Sara Schmidt    Education

Mountain Sun Announces Its 2021 Graduates

Mountain Sun Community School (MSCS) is proud to honor the graduation of four eighth grade students this year: Topher Petersen, Addie Pearl, Lillian Skeen and Izzie Clark. All plan to attend Brevard High School in the fall. The... — Updated 6/9/2021

 

Taste Of Transylvania Nets More Than $12,000

Capitalizing on Transylvania County’s vibrant food and beverage scene instead of letting COVID-19 restrictions steal the show for another year, the Transylvania County Schools Educational Foundation has announced that the May... — Updated 5/31/2021

 
 By Sara Schmidt    Education

Mountain Sun Looks To A Brighter Future

Mountain Sun Community School (MSCS) announces a period of exciting growth. In the fall, the school will add another lower elementary class, and they recently hired several new... — Updated 5/31/2021

 

BHS Students Hunt For Buried Treasure

On Friday, May 7, students in Matthew Tuckey's Honors Physics course at Brevard High School took part in a hunt for buried pirate treasure that he hopes will become a semi-annual ev... — Updated 5/17/2021

 

Decision Keeps School Construction Schedule On Track

At its recent meeting, the Transylvania County Board of Education unanimously approved a change order to establish the GMP 1 – guaranteed maximum price for the first phase of work to be at Brevard High and Rosman High/Middle... — Updated 5/10/2021

 
 By Alex Perri    Education

College To Require Vaccine Before Fall Semester

Brevard College announced recently it would require all students, faculty and staff to receive a COVID-19 vaccination before returning to campus in the fall, once the vaccine is fully approved by the FDA. Currently, the three... — Updated 5/10/2021

 

Miss Bengal 2021 - Page 2

Thirteen contestants took part in the recent Miss Bengal pageant at Rosman High School. Miss Bengal 2021 was junior Leana Kitchen (above right). The first runner up and talent... — Updated 5/6/2021

 

Miss Bengal 2021 - Page 1

Thirteen contestants took part in the recent Miss Bengal pageant at Rosman High School. Miss Bengal 2021 was junior Leana Kitchen (above right). The first runner up and talent... — Updated 5/6/2021

 

Brevard Academy: The First Blue Zones Project Approved School

The Blue Zones Project in Brevard recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony honoring Brevard Academy for achieving designation as the first Blue Zones Project Approved school.... — Updated 5/6/2021

 

BHS: The First Blue Zones High School In The Carolinas

Blue Zones Project in Brevard held a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday honoring Brevard High School for achieving designation as the first Blue Zones Project Approved high school. It... — Updated 5/6/2021

 

BRCC Offers Continuing Education Summer Classes

Blue Ridge Community College has opened registration for Continuing Education classes that will be held May through August on the Transylvania campus. The following classes are... — Updated 5/6/2021

 
 By Rob Rhodes    Education

BRCC: Family And Faculty Help Chandler Graduate

Blue Ridge Commun-ity College student Jessica Chandler's journey to graduation was often fraught with obstacles and barriers, but in the end, with the help of tutors, scheduling cha... — Updated 5/6/2021

 

The Taste Of Transylvania Gets A Fresh Take

Traditionally, the Taste of Transylvania serves up a good-natured culinary competition for patrons ready to sample and vote as part of a festive Tuesday evening, but this year ... — Updated 4/28/2021

 

Brevard College Presents Honors And Awards

Brevard College’s annual honors and awards ceremony commenced on Tuesday, April 20. Students, faculty and staff were there to celebrate the students who have made an impact on campus, and who now have the awards to show for it.... — Updated 4/28/2021

 

Mills Discusses Rise & Shine After-School Program

Transylvania County SCORE knows that leadership is essential for growth and survival in any community. This is the fourth in a series of articles from local leaders about their... — Updated 4/26/2021

 
 By MC Gaylord    Education

Blue Ridge Course Leads Student To Real Estate Job

Blue Ridge Community College offers real estate courses regularly throughout the year. Real estate pre-licensing will be offered this summer on the Transylvania campus starting May 25, Mondays and Tuesdays, 6-10 p.m., and ending... — Updated 4/21/2021

 

Jamie Warren Joins Blue Ridge's IT Staff

Blue Ridge Community College has added a new staff member with Jamie Warren joining the Transylvania County Campus team as IT (information technology) specialist in March 2021. Warr... — Updated 4/21/2021

 

Students Learn 'First Source' History At Veterans Museum

High school students Landon Stepp and Andrew Renegar were excited to find the Sept. 20, 1943, issue of Life magazine during their April 12 field trip to the Veterans History Museum... — Updated 4/19/2021

 

Transylvania Schools To Host Kindergarten Registration

Transylvania County Schools is hosting kindergarten registration from April 19-23 at all district elementary schools. Families with children who will turn 5 years old by Aug. 31, 2021, are invited to visit now and register to... — Updated 4/16/2021

 

No Free Food Friday Bundle This Week

During the week of April 13-17, Transylvania County Schools will not be offering “Free Food Friday” bundles at the school cafeterias. This service is expected to resume at a later date that has yet to be determined. All... — Updated 4/15/2021

 

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