18 hrs ago
Transylvania Times: Railway is here to stay
According to the Transylvania Times, the Economic Development Advisory Board says maintenance to the railway between Transylvania and Henderson counties should continue until it can no longer be used.
22 hrs ago
WFMY 2 Greensboro
Camper's Van Plunges Over Mountainside In NC
A group of instructors and teenage campers from an area summer camp escaped serious injury Monday when their van plunged over the side of a mountain in the Transylvania County section of Pisgah National Forest.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Van carrying campers wrecks in Pisgah National Forest
A van carrying teens from an area camp wrecked in Pisgah National Forest at 10 a.m. today.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Western NC land buys bring state forest closer
ROSMAN, N.C. The N.C. Forest Service is now a quarter of the way toward its goal of creating an 8,000-acre Headwaters State Forest in southern Transylvania County, protecting one of the largest undeveloped tracts of privately owned land in Western North Carolina.
Thu May 30, 2013
The Miami Herald
Plane lands on NC school field; no one hurt
Authorities say the pilot of a small plane walked away unhurt after his aircraft crash-landed Thursday on a soccer field at Brevard Elementary School.
Tue May 28, 2013
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Kids Corner Market starts at Original Waynesville Tailgate Market
What's grown in Haywood County soil is some of the best food on local tables. To help kids learn about growing vegetables to encourage healthy eating habits, a Kids Corner Market will be added to the Original Waynesville Tailgate Market from 10 a.m. to noon, starting Saturday, June 1. The market will present five Kids Corner Markets on Saturdays ... (more)
Thu May 23, 2013
Saft, Schneider win Cradle to Grave 30K
Saft finished the 18.6-mile, race, which started at the Cradle on U.S. 276 in Transylvania County, and went out to Pilot Rock and back in 2 hours, 10 minutes, 12 seconds.
Wed May 22, 2013
Senate budget for conservation doubles governor's version
On the heels of an announcement of a new state forest in Western North Carolina, conservation groups are cautiously applauding the state Senate's proposed budget, which more than doubles the conservation funding levels from those in the governor's budget The funding, however, is still a mere fraction of original levels, and one WNC lawmaker said ... (more)