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Brevard College Graduates 'Rock' - Brevard NC

DA: Officers Justified In Brown Shooting - Brevard NC

District Attorney Greg Newman said Thursday that “law enforcement agents’ use of force was legally justified to defend themselves” from Lester Brown, who was fatally shot March 9 in his home. In a news release, Newman said prior to making his...

Judge Dismisses Majority Of Case Against Officers - Brevard NC

A ruling by a federal district judge has dismissed the majority of a lawsuit filed by two Transylvania County residents who made various allegations of abuse and systematic harassment against members of the Brevard Police Department (BPD) and...

Brevard College Graduates 'Rock' - Brevard NC

The 2015 graduating class of Brevard College turned their tassels before a crowd numbering near 1,000 on Saturday at the College's 162nd commencement exercises held on the Betty Neale Academic...

A&P Had Many Locations From 1925-1982

A&P, The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, began in 1859 as tea and coffee stores in New York City. By 1900 it had become the first grocery chain in the U.S. with nearly 200 stores. Continued ...

Schrader Rallies To Win State Regional – Brevard NC

Blue Devil Joseph Schrader rallied from deficits of 4-1 and 5-2 with five straight victories Saturday afternoon to win the state 2-A individual regional title. The sophomore was facing Shelby senior...

Lady Devils Earn Fourth Straight Shutout – Brevard NC

The Lady Blue Devils, led by pitcher Casey Gilbert, won their fourth straight shutout Friday, avenging an early loss to Smoky Mountain with a 4-0 win. Brevard scored a run in the first, second, fifth ...

Births

Cora Jane Rock Heather Ruth Richardson and Daryl William Rock, of Brevard, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Cora Jane Rock, born March 23, 2015, at Mission Hospital, in Asheville. She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces. Her maternal...

Tompkins, Conaway Engagement Announced

Charles and Linda Tompkins, of Pisgah Forest, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Ann Tompkins, of Asheville, to James Earl Conaway III, also of Asheville. The bride-elect ...

BHS To Stage 'Anything Goes' – Brevard NC

Brevard High School presents Cole Porter's "Anything Goes," a 1920s love story filled with gangsters, night club singers and masters of disguise. When Billy Crocker (played by Sam Hooper) goes to...

Camera Club To Open TC Arts Exhibit – Brevard NC

The Transylvania Community Arts Council has partnered with the Land of Waterfalls Camera Club to present a photography exhibit at the TC Arts Council from May 8-29. A public reception will be held to ...

Flora "Polly" Littleton Dodson

Flora “Polly” Littleton Dodson, 88, of Brevard, went home to be with the Lord May 2, 2015, surrounded by her family.She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and friend. She was a native of Jackson...

Judith Yvonne Curry

Judith Yvonne Curry, 61, of Brevard, passed away Friday, May 1, 2015. She was the daughter of the late Ernest and Ernestine Golden Ball. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Bradley Heil; brother, Dennis Marshall Ball;...

Teaching Time

Recently, the cost of attending a University of North Carolina institution has skyrocketed. According to a Feb. 27, 2015 article in the Asheville Citizen-Times, “UNC campuses have increased average tuition by about 50 percent since 2007-08,...

Event Calendar

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