History on display in Columbus

Published 10:37 pm Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Polk County’s Charters of Freedom were dedicated on Tuesday afternoon at Veterans Park in Columbus with speakers, the Polk County High School band, the unveiling and a time capsule. The Charters of Freedom are replicas of the U.S. Constitution, the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence, gifted to the county by Foundation Forward, Inc. See more about the ceremony in Thursday’s Bulletin. (Photos by Leah Justice/Tryon Daily Bulletin)