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City Eyes Changes In Railroad Avenue - Brevard NC

Brevard Academy Identifies Possible New School Site - Brevard NC

If all goes according to plan, Brevard Academy: Challenge Foundation Academy could open its doors next year on the old Woods Chevrolet property on U.S. 64. Since the school opened in 1998, it has leased buildings on the Brevard Music Center campus....

TC Henderson, Pisgah Forest Are Top Title I Schools – Brevard NC

Pisgah Forest and TC Henderson elementary schools have been recognized as among the state’s top performing Title I Reward Schools and will compete to represent North Carolina for the national Title 1 program award. Title I is the largest federal...

City Eyes Changes In Railroad Avenue - Brevard NC

The creation of a municipal service district (MSD) tax to pay for improvements in the Railroad Avenue area of Brevard was rejected Monday by City Council. During its regular meeting, council voted...

Commission Candidates Square Off At Forum - Brevard NC

In front of a standing room only crowd at the library’s Rogow Room Tuesday, four candidates vying for two seats on the Board of Commissioners answered questions and laid out their vision for the county. Two Republicans – Larry Chapman and...

Sheriff Candidates Take Questions - Brevard NC

On Tuesday, the candidates for Transylvania County squared off in a forum at the county library organized by the Brevard/Chamber of Commerce. In November, incumbent David Mahoney, a Republican, faces ...

Voting Site Is Changed - Brevard NC

Registered voters in the Brevard 2 precinct will be voting at a new location for the Nov. 4 General Election after a fire in August significantly damaged the VFW Building. The building has served as the precinct voting facility since 2000. After...

Lady Devils Advance To The Third Round – Brevard NC

The Lady Blue Devil volleyball team advanced to the third round of the 2-A state playoffs with a 3-0 victory over visiting Mountain Heritage Tuesday night. Brevard won by scores of 25-21, 25-17 and...

Blue Devils To Visit Smoky Mountain Friday Night – Brevard NC

Blue Devil head football coach was a man of few words when talking about last week’s 56-21 loss to West Henderson, preferring to let the stastics speak for themselves. Lippard said he quit counting at 16 the times quarterback Tanner Elleberger...

Brevard College Named 'Citizen Of The Year' – Brevard NC

The Transylvania Civitans Club had a busy fall season, electing officers, hosting a picnic, presenting awards, and planning the Halloween Dinner/Dance. On Thursday, Oct. 30 the Civitans will present...

Delta Kappa Gammas Learn About 3D Printing – Brevard NC

Recent technology took center stage at the Oct. 9 meeting of the local Delta Kappa Gamma Society International chapter at College Walk, when Yvonne Barnwell of Brevard Middle School explained the...

Paws For Celebration Artist: Billy Smith

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...

Golka To Perform With Brevard Philharmonic – Brevard NC

The second performance of Brevard Philharmonic’s six concert series will showcase the talents of the young pianist the Washington Post calls, an “explosive” artist, with “a combination of brilliant technique and real emotional depth.” On...

Callie Victoria Owen

Callie Victoria Owen, 100, passed away Oct. 4, 2014, at UVA Culpeper Hospital in Culpeper, Va. She was born June 24, 1914, in Swain County, N.C. to the late Jeff and Mamie (Cline) Brooms. Her...

Jimmie Shelton Pittman

Jimmie Shelton Pittman, 74, of Rowland, N.C., formerly of Brevard, passed away Oct. 6, 2014. He was born in Robeson County Feb. 2, 1940, to the late Graham Pittman and Pearl Mercer Pittman. In addition to his parents, his brother, Ernest Pittman,...

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