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Shelton Seeks School Board Seat - Brevard NC

Brevard Meets National Main Street Center Standards

The N.C. Department of Commerce, Office of Urban Development has announced that 20 North Carolina communities, including Brevard, have achieved accreditation from the National Main Street Center for...

Free School-Bus Driver Training Course Offered-Brevard NC

A free school-bus driver training course will be offered Aug. 4–6, in the Board Room at the Morris Education Center, 225 Rosenwald Lane, Brevard. Dennis Miller, a DMV representative, will conduct...

Board Majority Critical Of Chair - Brevard NC

Members of the Transylvania County Planning Board discussed the outcome of last Monday’s county commissioners’ meeting before beginning early conversations on the county’s 2015 Comprehensive Plan during the board’s regularly scheduled...

Births In Transylvania

Johnathan Luke Shipman Johnathan and Melony Shipman, of Rosman, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Johnathan Luke Shipman, born July 15, 2014, at Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. He weighed 8 pounds. His grandparents are the...

News of Organizations

Apple Country Woodcrafters The Apple Country Woodcrafters will be holding their monthly meeting at their shop located at 5628 Howard Gap Road in East Flat Rock Monday, July 28, at 6:30 p.m., with a social time with refreshments at 6 p.m. The...

TC Arts Council To Host Annual Meeting, New Exhibit – Brevard NC

The Transylvania Community Arts Council invites the public to its annual meeting Friday, July 25, at 5 p.m. at the TC Arts Council Gallery located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard. The TC Arts...

Bourne Must Save Family Or President

These new books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: Fiction Lustbader, Eric. “Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Ascendancy.” A New Jason Bourne Novel. Bourne is kidnapped and taken to speak with the infamous terrorist, El Ghadan,...

Thomas N. Harbin

Thomas Newton “Tommy” Harbin, 72, of Asheville, died July 13, 2014 at the CarePartners Solace Center. He was the son of Jackson Garrett Harbin, who died in 1964, and Julia Martha Cassida Harbin White, who died in 1988. He was also predeceased...

Lee Franklin Murray

Lee Franklin Murray, 79, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard. Jackson Funeral Service and Crematory of Hendersonville is assisting the...

A 'Can Do' Attitude

Forty-five years ago on July 20, 1969, NASA engineers and people around the world heard the phrase “Houston, Tranquility base here. The Eagle has landed.” A few hours later, the first man, American Neil Armstrong, stepped foot on the moon. As...

Event Calendar

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

Cedar Mountain Café Is Officially Open For Business – Cedar Mountain NC

Lucia Gerdes is on a mission: to serve real food to the locals and visitors of Cedar Mountain at the aptly named Cedar Mountain Café. The Montana native relocated here last summer with her partner,...

Glass Feather Studio Gallery

By Clark E. Lovelace Having never been to Glass Feather Studio Gallery, I had little idea what to expect. The trip up to Cedar Mountain was made fun due to good company and Prentiss's great tour...

Community Partners Gather At Garden – Brevard NC

The garden at St. Timothy United Methodist Church is just one of many ways that church members spend their time giving back to the local community. Even non-members of the church, located at the...

Rotary Club Bids 'Adieu' To Exchange Student – Brevard NC

Charlotte Frechard addressed the Rotary Club of Brevard with tears in her eyes as she said goodbye after her year in Brevard. According to the French native, "Rotary Youth Exchange is not a year in...