Mountain Song And Community
Last updated 9/11/2019 at 2:30pm
In his poem “The Road Not Taken,” Robert Frost wrote, “…knowing how way leads on to way.” So it often is in life that one decision influences future decisions and events, far beyond the realm of what one might have originally thought or intended.
In 1998, Cindy Platt and several other local residents recognized that many school-age children had no safe place to go after school. One year later, they opened The Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County. At that time, it had a staff of four and just 30 children.
Three years later the club’s leaders were able to purchase the curren...