Last updated 8/16/2021 at 10:27am
The following briefs are from the Thursday, Aug. 19, 1971, edition of The Transylvania Times.
•Hugh Morton, Wilmington native and prominent developer of the Grandfather Mountain scenic attraction in western North Carolina, flew into Brevard Friday to deliver an address at a Democratic Leaders’ luncheon in Gaither’s Rhododendron Room.
The stop was number 91 on Mr. Morton’s planned 100-county tour of the State to find out if state leaders would like to see him run for governor next year.
•The annual Brevard DuPont Employees Family Picnic planned by DERA will be held Aug. 21 from...