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Driver Charged After Children Struck On 276 - Brevard NC

The driver involved in an accident Friday morning that sent three Transylvania County school children to the hospital faces a felony charge. The N.C. Highway Patrol has charged Floyd Hipps, 85, of Pine Shore Drive in Brevard with a felony failure...

Ex-School Board Member Indicted – Brevard NC

A Pickens County grand jury recently indicted former Transylvania County Board of Education member Michael J. Rogers on two felonies stemming from a vandalism incident at Clemson University's Frank...

'Bookmobile Lady' Known For So Much More - Brevard NC

Dorothy Gay "Dottie" Vaniman, who recently passed away at the age of 83, leaves behind a legacy of service to Transylvania County, and some of those who worked closely with her over the years shared...

Tigers Climb All Over Highlanders In Sweep – Rosman NC

The Tigers vanquished the visiting Highlanders of Highlands Friday night in a sweep of non-conference basketball action. The boys had no trouble at all in a 68-46 victory, while the Lady Tigers...

Tornados Clip Visiting Falcons' Wings 69-67 – Brevard NC

Jaylon Debardlabon only scored six points in Brevard's nonconference men's basketball contest with the visiting Pfeiffer Falcons on Wednesday afternoon at Boshamer Gymnasium. He made sure all of them ...

Births In Transylvania

Kitra Hokupaa Krueger Kelii Ann Krueger, of Brevard, is proud to announce the birth of her daughter, Kitra Hokupaa Krueger, born Dec. 11, 2014, at Pardee Hospital in Hendersonville. She weighed 8...

Volunteers Honored

Meals on Wheels held their annual Christmas luncheon at St. Timothy United Methodist Church for all their volunteer drivers Tuesday, Dec. 2. (Courtesy...

Library To Offer Book Nuts Club For Youth In 2015 – Brevard NC

The Transylvania County Library will be offering its Book Nuts Club for young, independent readers in 2015. Participants must be capabale of reading the books on this year’s list on their own. The club meets every other month, except in the...

President Wanted To Change Political Culture

These new books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: Fiction Carver, Tania. “The Doll’s House.” From the outside, the house looks like any other house in the suburbs. But on the inside it is a doll’s house; pink walls,...

William Terrell "Terry" O'Conner

William Terry O’Connor, 66, of Marion, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, at MUSC after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, at the Catholic Church of the Infant Jesus in Marion, N.C. Burial with full...

Clarence "Dillard" Whitmire

Clarence “Dillard” Whitmire, 73, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. He is the son of Opal Christine Dodgin Whitmire, of Pisgah Forest, and the late Clarence Dillard Whitmire Sr. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church. A...

The Heat In Pat's Kitchen

Whenever elected officials do something unpopular, unethical or something that hints of impropriety, they resort to several defense mechanisms, one of them being to attack the media. Since taking office in 2013, Gov. Pat McCrory has shown himself...

Event Calendar

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

AIG Program In Transylvania

Parents are often confused about the Academically/Intellectually Gifted (AIG) program. How do students get referred and selected for the program? What does the AIG program provide for identified students? What is the definition of a gifted student?...

Toy Drive

Brevard High School student Breze Betts organized a toy drive for special needs children for her senior project. Her sister, Blaze (bottom right), helped...