Garland Goodwin, Author at The Tryon Daily Bulletin

Opinion

Seth A. Vining: An Appreciation

I met the four strapping Vining sons and daughter Marty, who was holding her own very well, when I visited Seth Jr. and his family ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 11:59 am

Opinion

Celebrating Children

Shortly after Fran and I were married, a lady called and wanted to invite Fran’s “little boy” to her son’s birthday party. When Fran responded ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, June 8, 2022 10:54 am

Opinion

Celebrating Air Force One

Fran and I recently watched a documentary film on our TV about the airplanes that have carried our President wherever he needed (or wanted) to ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, May 25, 2022 11:41 am

Opinion

Remembering Dr. David Wagner

Our dentist died unexpectedly recently. I had followed Fran over to his Columbus office, and found my favorite dental hygienist Rita there. She left when ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Friday, May 13, 2022 12:17 pm

Opinion

Remembering Max and Howard

Lost another great friend this month: Max Jolley. Ms. Ann had brought me a jar of her apple butter for my birthday, so thanking her ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, April 27, 2022 11:15 am

Opinion

Remembering Bobbie Williams and my birthday

Bobbie Williams was a go-getter who never let any grass grow under her feet. Here at White Oak she was active in the Welcoming Committee. ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Thursday, April 14, 2022 8:00 am

Opinion

Remembering Dr. Lesesne Smith’s Baby Hospital

Dr. Smith’s granddaughter Clara Smith Carter invited me to the Church of the Transfiguration to hear The Rev. William Shand tell of Saluda’s famous Baby ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, March 30, 2022 3:04 pm

Opinion

Remembering some deceased Lions

Seeing former Lion Alyssa Jackson in Dr. Viar’s office reminded me that I should pay tribute to a baker’s dozen of deceased Lions. I made ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, March 16, 2022 9:17 am

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

I am happy to see the revival of the Lenten series of concerts at the Holy Cross church known as “Bach’s Lunch.” I saw a ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Thursday, March 10, 2022 12:35 pm

Opinion

Remembering Mack Henson

I lost a nearly lifelong friend recently, with the passing of Mack Henson. Mack was a younger brother of one of my closest friends in ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Friday, March 4, 2022 8:00 am

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