Transylvania County Newswire

Transylvania County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Transylvania County, NC.

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  1. The Community Foundation awards $460,450 in grantsVirginia Daffron 37 mins ago 54 viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mountain Xpress

    ... Development, the Foundation seeks to help young children reach their full potential. Smart Start of Transylvania County was awarded $100,000 over two years to partner with the United Way of Transylvania to implement the Smartly United Early ...

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  2. Real Digital Productions founders named as part of Spring 2017 Cohort ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Mountain Xpress

    ... such amazing and accomplished businesses is an honor. We're proud to be the only company selected from Transylvania County and are excited for the opportunity to learn and grow through the program," Cowart said. "Western North Carolina is a hotbed ...

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  3. AAF Asheville announces 2016-2017 American Advertising Awards...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Mountain Xpress

    ... Connections also took home the "Best of Show" Award for its social media campaign, "Drink It In" for the Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority advertising campaign. "Skyterra Video Marketing Campaign" for Skyterra Wellness Retreat and ...

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  4. Looking Glass Rock Writers' Conference scheduled for May 18-21Alli Marshall 31 mins ago 31 viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Mountain Xpress

    Brevard College and the Transylvania County Library Foundation will once again co-host the annual Looking Glass Rock Writers' Conference May 18-21. Workshops, discussions, and readings will take place both at Brevard College and the Transylvania County Library.

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  5. Marek has big plans for economic development in Anson County -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Anson Record

    ... and things just kind of grew from there." He finished a project he was working on with his firm in Transylvania County, and was told that Statesville was looking for someone to assist with business expansion. When he inquired about it, he was told ...

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  6. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    ... of Transylvania Emergency Management officials, the American Red Cross has opened a shelter at the Transylvania County Recreation Center in Brevard for all evacuees. Members of the Red Cross will remain in the facility as long as necessary, ...

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  7. Snow covers HaywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Ken Thomas, HEMC spokesman, said the dry snow and lack of wind in Haywood County had only lead to nine households being temporarily without power in the county. Transylvania County, which is also part of the cooperative's service area, wasn't so lucky, however.

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  8. Chaplain William Clarence HendonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... North Carolina. After he graduated Fruitland Bible Institute he became the volunteer Chaplain of the Transylvania County Sheriff's Department in 1989 and has served there till the day he passed into Glory. While he served as the Chaplain he gathered ...

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  9. State of North Carolina v. William Sheldon HowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... court's judgment sentencing defendant as a Class E felon. On 27 October 2014, a grand jury sitting in Transylvania County indicted defendant William Sheldon Howell on the charge of, inter alia, attaining habitual felon status. On 15 June 2015, ...

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  10. Xpress presents: Asheville's eight influentials for 2016 - Annie ButznerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... Minnie Jones Community Health Center; Land of Sky Regional Council community volunteer ombudsman; Transylvania County NAACP; We the People Campaign advocating to increase access to the ballot. What books, music or other media influenced you as a ...

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  11. Few attend public hearing on DuPont Forest cleanupRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    A "doughnut hole" of contamination in DuPont State Recreational Forest likely will be cleaned up in the coming year as a remediation plan moves forward. State officials held a public comment session on Thursday, Dec. 1 at the Transylvania County Public Library, but only a half dozen people attended and just one came forward to comment.

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  12. Fire still burning on mountain -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Easley Progress

    The blaze is estimated at 10,097 acres as of Nov. 28, and is considered to have been roughly 50 percent contained. There are no current evacuations at this point and the S.C. Forestry Commission has said the fire seems unlikely at this point to cross into Transylvania County in North Carolina.

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  13. Beer Scout: Oskar Blues celebrates four years in BrevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... from parts of the local community, but he feels that Oskar Blues has excelled at integrating into the Transylvania County scene from the beginning. "A lot of that is due to local hiring. There were five original people that came out here from ...

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  14. South Mountains Game Land to reopen Wednesday -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... currently unsuitable for vehicles; however, foot traffic is permitted. Access to Toxaway Game Land in Transylvania County remains closed, and some roads are closed on the Nantahala Game Land, which is located in Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Jackson, ...

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  15. NCWRC to re-open South Mountains Game Land on Nov. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | North Carolina Sportsman

    ... currently unsuitable for vehicles; however, foot traffic is permitted. Access to Toxaway Game Land in Transylvania County remains closed, and some roads are closed on the Nantahala Game Land, which is located in Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Jackson, ...

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  16. Rain forecast gives South Carolina firefighters hopeRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | WBTV

    ... ures could be threatened in Greenville and Pickens counties. About 130 structures could be threatened in Transylvania County, North Carolina.

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  17. Welcome rain to ease drought and douse wildfires in parched SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | USA Today

    Welcome rain to ease drought and douse wildfires in parched South At last! Drenching rain is forecast this week across much of the southern and eastern U.S. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2gzRlAX Heavy smoke covers Transylvania County, N.C., as a wildfire in South Carolina moves closer to the border Nov. 22, 2016. Rain this week should help douse wildfires in the South.

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  18. Rain forecast gives South Carolina firefighters hope PICKENS, S.C....Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | WSOCTV

    ... ures could be threatened in Greenville and Pickens counties. About 130 structures could be threatened in Transylvania County, North Carolina.

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  19. Firefighters make progress on North Carolina wildfires Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | Burlington Times News

    ... containment. Two other large fires were less contained. The Pinnacle Mountain Fire includes parts of Transylvania County and Pickens County in South Carolina. About 250 fire personnel had that fire about 40 percent contained after completing a ...

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  20. Firefighters make progress on North Carolina wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... containment. Two other large fires were less contained. The Pinnacle Mountain Fire includes parts of Transylvania County and Pickens County in South Carolina. About 250 fire personnel had that fire about 40 percent contained after completing a ...

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