The Transylvania Times -

By Jeremiah Reed
Staff Writer 

Artie Wilson Honored At Last Meeting - Brevard NC


Last updated 9/25/2014 at 11:31am

Jeremiah Reed

County commissioners, staff and the public gave Artie Wilson (far right) a standing ovation Monday during his last board meeting as county manager.

Monday night's county commissioners meeting marked the end of an era as Arthur C. "Artie" Wilson Jr. delivered his final address to commissioners after 22 years of serving as Transylvania County manager.

Wilson, 67, announced his decision to retire this past January and Monday's meeting was his last as acting county manager. Wilson was named county manager in 1992 after serving three years as the county's economic development director. Wilson's last day as manager will be Sept. 30.

At the end of the regular business portion of Monday's meeting, Commission Chair Mike Hawkins said commissione...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019