Christina Feagan, chamber special events coordinator, Tryon Fire Chief Joey Davis and Janet Sciacca, executive director of the chamber. (photo submitted by Janet Sciacca)
Christina Feagan, chamber special events coordinator, Tryon Fire Chief Joey Davis and Janet Sciacca, executive director of the chamber. (photo submitted by Janet Sciacca)

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Chamber Foundation awards grant to Tryon Fire Department

Published 11:01pm Sunday, September 15, 2013

The Carolina Foothills Chamber Foundation recently awarded a grant to the Tryon Fire Department for the purchase of gas meters, which are used to accurately measure potentially lethal levels of carbon monoxide and gas. The meters have already been used in emergency situations locally.

Grants are made possible from the proceeds of the Blue Ridge BBQ Festival, Gibbs Golf Tournament and Shuckin’ & Shaggin’ Seafood Party events sponsored by the Carolina Foothills Chamber of Commerce.

 

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