Garland Goodwin, Author at The Tryon Daily Bulletin

Opinion

Remembering Harriet Peoples 

I wish I had known Harriet Peoples for herself, not just as friend Alan Peoples’ wife. She was a bonafide hippie, but a well-educated one. ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, May 15, 2024 11:57 am

Opinion

My life with airplanes

I started learnng to fly airplanes with Oscar Meyer at Hendersonville, flying an Aeronca 7AC “Champion” solo before school restarted in the fall. I joined ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, May 1, 2024 11:32 am

News

Continuing our travelogue

We spent most of a day in Yellowstone National Park: the wind blew Old Faithful away when it erupted right on schedule. We saw both ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Friday, April 19, 2024 12:20 pm

Opinion

Continuing our travelogue

We spent most of a day in Yellowstone National Park: the wind blew Old Faithful away when it erupted right on schedule. We saw both ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, April 17, 2024 9:57 am

Opinion

Remembering Lib & Sadie

Elizabeth Boone lived across the breezeway from us here at White Oak. We opened our doors at the same time often, as Lib took her ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Friday, April 5, 2024 11:14 am

Opinion

Remembering John, Jack and Nancy

We lost a faithful member of the Western North Carolina Air Museum when John Gritta died recently. John owned a biplane and a motorcycle which ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, March 13, 2024 11:21 am

Opinion

The end of the road 

My neuropathy has made it difficult to drive my stick-shift Saturn. My feet do not find the pedals reliably, so after two narrow escapes, our ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, February 28, 2024 11:20 am

Opinion

Another falls casualty

Another waterfall, another dead young male! I wonder why so many young males die at our beautiful waterfalls in western North and South Carolina . ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Wednesday, February 14, 2024 1:52 pm

Opinion

More bike riding stories

We boys built a dirt ramp on the school ground so we could fly through the air briefly after a high-speed run-up to the ramp. ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Thursday, February 1, 2024 11:32 am

Opinion

One more Christmas for me

Behold, I have been given another Christmas! Fran completed another cross-stitched picture to be featured on our Christmas cards. It shows a red pickup truck ... Read more

by Garland Goodwin, Friday, January 19, 2024 9:14 am

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