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Jaime Laughter Begins New Era - Brevard NC

Edna Glaze Murder Charge Dismissed - Brevard NC

Michael Owen, who according to an affidavit, confessed in 2000 to the murder of Brevard resident Edna Glaze, was freed last week after a Superior Court Judge approved a motion to dismiss the...

2 Teens Arrested After Running Away From Camp-Brevard NC

Two teens face felony charges after walking away from a local camp Monday, sparking a search by local law enforcement and other agencies. In the early morning hours Monday, according to Sheriff David Mahoney, a 16-year-old and a 15-year-old, both...

Jaime Laughter Begins New Era - Brevard NC

The last time Transylvania County hired a new county manager Jaime Laughter was 9 years old and growing up in Henderson County. Fast-forward 25 years and Laughter is now making county history as the...

Lady Tigers Make Short Work Of Bobcats _ Rosman NC

The Lady Tigers made short work of visiting Blue Ridge Tuesday night, winning 3-0 in non-conference volleyball action. Rosman won by scores of 25-7, 25-6 and 25-10 to improve to 11-3 overall. Senior...

Blue Devils, Tigers Continue Conference Play

The road may get marginally easier for the Blue Devil football team Friday night, as they travel to Tuscola to face the 2-3 Mountaineers a week after falling at undefeated Franklin. In last week’s game the Panthers ran off 41 unanswered points to...

Heart Of Brevard Seeks Halloweenfest Contestants – Brevard NC

The Heart of Brevard is seeking contestants to take part in three Halloween decorating contests. Entrants should have “family appropriate decorations only,” according to the Heart of Brevard. The following are the three contests: • Downtown...

Habitat For Humanity Annual Meeting – Brevard NC

The annual meeting for Transylvania Habitat for Humanity will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15 in the conference room at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore at 690 Ecusta Road in Brevard. All Habitat volunteers are urged to attend and residents...

Beth Wood To Perform At Unitarian Church Sunday – Brevard NC

Beth Wood will appear in concert this Sunday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church located at 24 Varsity St. in Brevard. Wood is no stranger to Brevard, having attended Brevard...

This Week's Paws For Celebration Artist: Ann DerGara

This is one of a series profiles on artists participating in the Paws for Celebration scavenger hunt and auction. Twenty local artists have donated art to be auctioned off November 15 during a...

Nicholas "Nick" Craddock

Nicholas “Nick” Craddock, 87, of Pisgah Forest, passed away peacefully Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, with his family by his side. Thanks to the care of Hospice, and many supporters, he was able to live at home until his passing. His son, Lee Scott,...

Ruth Penland Lucas

Ruth Penland Lucas, 97, of Penrose, passed away Sept. 29, 2014. She was born in Murphy, N.C. Aug. 21, 1917. Her loving husband of 31 years, Air Force Lt. Col. George Lucas; her mother, Lilly Stella Penland; father, Benjamin Harrison Penland; and...

Congress And The Constitution

Last week the United States launched air strikes into Syria in efforts to destroy ISIS at the same time Americans were commemorating Constitution Week. We were praising the Constitution while also circumventing it. The president has claimed he has...

Event Calendar

Visit our events calendar for a list of recent events. New event submissions are always...

'Flying Museum' Lands At Asheville Airport

The rumble of a B-17 is unlike anything on Earth - shaking the ground and ringing the ears of anyone inside. Its four Curtiss-Wright built, 9-cylinder engines produce 1,200 horsepower each from...

 
 
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