Grant Langston, Author at The Tryon Daily Bulletin

Community

Polk County declares third week of May as ‘EMS Week’

Board of Commissioners also names two new roads   COLUMBUS—The Polk County Board of Commissioners held its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, May 20, after ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Tuesday, May 21, 2024 12:07 pm

Community

Columbus fire chief asks town council for tax increase

1.5% tax raise would fund upgrades for Columbus Fire Department equipment, vehicles   COLUMBUS—Columbus Fire Chief Bobby Arledge addressed the Columbus Town Council at its ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Friday, May 17, 2024 11:26 am

Community

Runoff elections for Republican primaries come to a close

Weatherman and Boliek progress to November elections COLUMBUS—Polk County voters took to the polls on Tuesday to cast their ballots in runoff elections for two ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Wednesday, May 15, 2024 12:20 pm

Community

Polk County Board of Commissioners discuss 2024-2025 budget

COLUMBUS—The Polk County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting on Monday, May, at 9 a.m. for the formal presentation of the budget for the ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Tuesday, May 14, 2024 1:10 pm

Community

FULL STEAM AHEAD!: Grand opening held for Landrum Rail and History Museum

LANDRUM—The atmosphere was electric as Landrum finally held the grand opening of its Rail and History Museum on Saturday, April 27. “I’m just so excited ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Monday, April 29, 2024 11:56 am

Arts

Back Alley Hempfest lights up Tryon

Despite the rain, Back Alley Boutique & Bud Bar hosts thriving event   TRYON—The Back Alley Boutique and Bud Bar hosted Tryon’s second annual Hempfest ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Monday, April 22, 2024 12:28 pm

Arts

Saluda Library presents award-winning documentary

Free screening of “My Beautiful Stutter” to shine light on stuttering community   SALUDA—The Saluda Library will host a free screening of “My Beautiful Stutter,” ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Friday, April 19, 2024 12:35 pm

Community

Polk County declares April as Child Abuse Awareness Month

Community unites to combat child abuse and neglect  COLUMBUS—At its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, April 15, the Polk County Board of Commissioners declared April ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Tuesday, April 16, 2024 11:40 am

Community

Tryon holds 76th Annual Block House Steeplechase 

GREEN CREEK—Equine enthusiasts arrived in droves for the 76th Annual Block House Steeplechase on Saturday, April 13, welcomed by plenty of sunshine and perfect weather ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Monday, April 15, 2024 12:46 pm

News

Collision on Lynn Rd. leads to traffic standstill

No injuries reported  TRYON—A two-vehicle collision occurred in Tryon on Thursday afternoon near the intersection of Lynn Rd and Harmon Field Rd, just outside city ... Read more

by Grant Langston, Thursday, April 11, 2024 4:41 pm

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