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Barber chosen as finalist for NCCAT Career Technical Education teacher of the year

Polk County High School agriculture teacher Chauncey Barber has been named one of 24 finalists for the first ...

Equestrian

Gurley selected for national equestrian training program

Polk County High School graduate Emma Gurley is one of 16 athletes nationwide selected to participate in the ...

Arts

TFAC hosts silent auction to benefit Red Bell Run

On the evening of September 29, The Sanctuary at Red Bell Run in Columbus, which specializes in caring ...

Community

Landrum Citizen of the Year nominations

The Landrum Lions Club needs the help of Landrum area citizens. They are soliciting nominations for an individual ...

Community

SLIP to offer important suicide prevention program

Please join Saluda Living in Place (SLIP) for a special community awareness program, “Suicide Talk” offered by Fe ...

Community

Tryon Half Marathon seeking volunteers

Volunteers are needed for the Tryon Half Marathon that is set for Saturday, November 12.   If you ...

Community

Tryon Fine Arts Center to screen “The Sting”

The hugely popular 1973 movie The Sting will be shown at Tryon Fine Arts Center on Tuesday, October ...

Community

Saluda Business Association names Lynn Casey Volunteer of the Year

2022 award recipient to be celebrated at a community ice cream social on Oct. 16   The Saluda ...

Education

Forum for school board election candidates to be held second week of October

The Polk County Board of Education 2022 Election Public Forums will be held Tuesday, October 11, and Thursday, ...

Community

Partnership for Children of the Foothills and Rotary Club of Tryon share the gift of reading 

Partnership for Children of the Foothills has once again partnered with the Tryon Rotary Club to bring a ...

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Community

Tryon Arts and Crafts School’s Yard Sale Fundraiser postponed 

Due to forecasted inclement weather this weekend, Tryon Arts and Crafts School’s Yard Sale Fundraiser has been postponed ...

Community

Wine and Paint Night at FENCE

On Thursday, October 6 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. FENCE will host a Wine and Paint Class featuring ...

Community

Saluda Historic Depot October Train Tales features “Night at the Museum”

Night at the Museum will be presented at the Saluda Historic Depot and Museum on Friday, October 21 ...

Columbus

Wood Carvers, Whittlers, & Wood Crafters Festival set for Saturday

Discover Columbus is hosting the annual Wood Carvers, Whittlers, & Wood Crafters Festival on October 1, 2022, from ...

Community

South Carolina Bach Choir to perform in Tryon next week

The South Carolina Bach Choir will be celebrating the start of their 2022-2023 season with a concert in ...

Community

Take a saunter this autumn at Pearson’s Falls

The Blue Ridge Foothills are beckoning us into autumn again. It’s cooler now, the air is crisper and ...

Business

Herbalist Samantha Dickens has a tea for what ails you

Owner and operator of Bloodroot Hollow Herb Nursery continues ancient tradition   If you’ve recently visited Polk County ...

Community

Carefully Placed Lines on Paper

Tryon architect exhibits a lifetime of sketching   For more than 20 years, John Walters has been one ...

Community

“Ferns of the Carolinas” to be presented at Landrum Library

Join Conserving Carolina and the Landrum Library for a free lecture entitled, “Ferns of the Carolinas,” presented by ...

Community

Tryon Fall 1 Results: Todd Minikus and Betty Balou win $25,000 Tryon Resort Grand Prix

MILL SPRING – Todd Minikus (Lake Worth, FL) and Autumn View Farm’s Betty Balou took the win in ...