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English To Head BRCC Workforce Development

Dr. Chris English has been named interim vice president for Economic and Workforce Development at Blue Ridge Community College, effective July 1. "Dr. English's experi-ence, expertise and commitment...

 

Teaching Teacher Assistants

Blue Ridge Community College student Portia Jackson works as a teacher assistant at Hillview Head Start in the 3-year-old classroom and as an intern working with rising fourth and fifth graders at...

 

Connestee Falls Scholarship Instrumental To Saltz's Success

Kara Saltz is a runner, mountain biker, hiker, camper, animal lover, yoga and qigong practitioner and a businesswoman. She is also the first in her family to go to college, a recipient of Connestee Fa...

 

Applications Still Available For Jim Bob And Dottie Tinsley Scholarships

The Transylvania County Schools Educa-tional Foundation (TCSEF) is seeking applicants for its Jim Bob and Dottie Tinsley Journalism Scholarship to be awarded for the 2018/2019 school year. Applicants must be graduates of the Transyl-vania County...

 

Hildebrand Named Member Of NSHHS

Brevard High student Hunter D. Hildebrand of Pisgah Forest has been selected as a member of the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS). The organization recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and...

 

BES Educators Attend NCCAT

Several area educators recently attended programs held at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development programming for the state’s teachers. Participating educators from...

 

Rise & Shine Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

Rise & Shine honor roll is defined as having all “Mastery” or “Proficient” scores for K-2nd grades and making all As and Bs for 3rd-12th grades. The following students were named to the Rise & Shine Honor Roll for the fourth quarter of...

 

BMS Announces Honor Roll For Fourth Quarter

The following students were named to the Brevard Middle School Honor Roll for the fourth quarter of 2017-18 school year. 6th Grade A Honor Roll Josiah Casey, Elijah Eubanks, Meleah Foster, Julia Hardy, Ruby Harris, Noah McLauchlin, Hannah Megown,...

 

Toxaway Falls Garden Club Presents Three Scholarships

The Toxaway Falls Garden Club has announced the recipients of its annual scholarship program. These scholarship recipients were members of the Tigers Junior Garden Club at T.C. Henderson Elementary...

 

Brevard High FFA Has An Exceptional Week In Raleigh

The Brevard FFA chapter had an exciting week in Raleigh at the North Carolina State FFA Convention and Expo. First, we would like to congratulate Daniel Toole. After many months of preparation and...

 

Sheffield Receives LGFCU Scholarship

Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) congratulates Emily Louise Sheffield, the recipient of an LGFCU Scholarship Award. Sheffield will use the scholarship to study at University of North Carolina at Charlotte and is one of 120 high school...

 

Hospital Auxiliary Honors Scholarship Winners

The Transylvania Regional Hospital (TRH) Auxiliary held a reception on Sunday, May 6, for its 2018 scholarship winners. The event was held in the Carlson Conference Room at the hospital. There are...

 

Local BC Graduate Aims To Teach Locally

After taking two years off from substitute teaching to complete her English degree, Melissa Ashe is ready to step back into the teaching field. The 2018 Brevard College graduate is excited to be...

 

Local Educators Attend NCCAT

Several local educators recently attended programs held at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development programming for our state’s teachers. Participating educators from...

 

Connestee Falls Scholarship Winner Chris Norton Plans For The Future

Chris Norton is a man of many talents. After his 2002 graduation from Brevard High School, he worked in construction as a laborer, then a carpenter’s helper and then a carpenter. Next, he obtained his contractor’s license, moved to Durham, N.C.,...

 

UNC-A Students To Read 'The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates'

This summer, UNC Asheville's new first year students are reading "The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates," by bestselling author and social entrepreneur Wes Moore, as part of the university's... Full story

 

Brevard College Teachers Make The Grade

While all educators deserve respect and gratitude, two of Brevard College's graduates from the teacher licensure program have done some amazing things in their careers thus far. Brevard College's...

 

Mountain Roots To Offer Summer Discovery Camp

Mountain Roots will be launching their first summer of Discovery Camp over the week of July 4. This new offering is a travelling summer camp experience - where campers get to discover somewhere and...

 

From Bavaria To Blue Ridge: BRCC Adult-Ed Instructor With International Experience

In the back of the Blue Ridge Community College Library on the Transylvania Campus exists a little known launching pad, the adult education lab. Time spent in this classroom can change a person's...

 

Campus Adventures To Return To BC

Campus Adventures has been a part of Brevard College summer programs since the early 1990s, and it is back again this summer. This year’s camp is for students entering first through seventh grades and takes place July 9-13 on the Brevard College...

 

RES Announces Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

The following students were named to the Rosman Elementary School Honor Roll for the fourth quarter of 2017-18 school year. 3rd Grade A Honor Roll Amarah Hall, Kameron Hendricks, Blake Lee and Kiahna Sexton. 3rd Grade A/B Honor Roll Corbin Bradley,...

 

BRCC Nearly Half Way To $2 Million Fundraising Goal For Scholarships

Blue Ridge Community College is nearly half way to raising $2 million, which, among other things, will provide scholarships for high school gradates In May, Dr. Laura Leatherwood, president of Blue Ridge Community College, along with Trustee John...

 

Connestee Falls Awards Scholarship To Mann

Hayleigh Mann received her first Connestee Falls scholarship in 2015, when she was a freshman at Brevard College. Now in her junior year, Mann will tell you that that first Connestee scholarship was...

 

Two Ruth Jones Memorial Scholarships Awarded

Conserving Carolina has awarded two scholarships to Julia Smith and Kaylin Lewandowski, of Brevard High School and Rosman High School, respectively. The two local graduates each received a one-time award of $1,500. The memorial scholarship was...

 

Blue Ridge Community College Honors Law Enforcement Training Graduates

The Blue Ridge Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) program recently graduated 11 cadets. Family, friends, faculty and staff were present as the college honored the college's 32nd...

 

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