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Dogs and shakes in Tryon

TRYON–On Sunday, November 15, the husband and wife team of Tania and Davey Shealey officially opened The Rustic ... Read more | Add your comment

Gobble, Gobble

Everyone loves to win something and on Wednesday, Nov. 18, the Tryon Daily Bulletin made ten lucky readers ... Read more | Add your comment

Thanking those that keep us safe

Recently Girl Scouts Troop #13161 held its annual Halloween candy drive. The girls collected candy and cards from ... Read more | Add your comment

Honoring and saluting

Geoffrey M. Tennant’s legacy – a lifetime devoted to bettering his community and the lives of those in ... Read more | Add your comment

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Tryon Concert Association presents Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Tryon Concert Association (TCA) presents the first of six Front Row: National concerts by members of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln. Read more | Add your comment

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Out for a jog

This Saturday morning, beginning at 6:00 a.m., St. Luke’s Hospital Foundation is hosting Ache Around the Lake. Read more | Add your comment

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Safe meet up spot

COLUMBUS—As online purchases become more popular, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office is offering a safe meeting place for people to exchange items.  Read more

by Leah Justice, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:59 pm

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COVID-19 alert system

POLK COUNTY—Polk County residents have a new alert page from the state to track COVID-19.  Read more

by Leah Justice, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:58 pm

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Fair and accurate election

COLUMBUS—This election was one for the books.  Read more

by Leah Justice, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:52 pm

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Polk County High School moving to remote learning till after Thanksgiving

Polk County High School will be moving to remote-only classes for students through the start of the Thanksgiving break. Students will attend classes virtually on Nov. ... Read more

by Submitted article, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:51 pm

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Morris ornaments to appear in Tryon

As the holidays approach, Morris the Horse is making his traditional appearance on the annual Tryon Fine Arts Center Christmas ornaments. These beloved holiday ornaments ... Read more

by Submitted article, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:49 pm

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Cove exploration hike at Walnut Creek Preserve

Join Conserving Carolina in a guided nature walk through the beautiful Walnut Creek Preserve. Landowner Babs Strickland and Conserving Carolina’s Southeast Stewardship Manager, Pam Torlina, ... Read more

by Submitted article, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:42 pm

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Polk Middle girls beat the cold, the wind and the competition

The cold, the wind and Polk County Middle’s girl cross country team – the three things everyone gathered Tuesday at Utz Field left talking about. Read more

by Submitted article, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:40 pm

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Moving things outside

If you have been by the Orchard Inn lately you have noticed a new outdoor deck being built. With restrictions on indoor dining, Marc and ... Read more

by Kevin Powell, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:38 pm

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Polk County District Court results

In Polk County District Court on Nov. 18, 2020, with Judge Kim Gasperson-Justice presiding, 83 cases were heard. Some cases were dismissed or continued. The ... Read more

by Leah Justice, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:26 pm

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Go Fund Me established

TRYON—There is a Go Fund Me page set up for the trucker who wrecked on I-26 Oct. 21 and was severely burned.  Read more

by Leah Justice, Thursday, November 19, 2020 11:08 am

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Polk adds 14 new cases

POLK COUNTY—Polk County added another 14 cases of COVID-19 last week bringing the total number of cases since late March to 430, according to Polk ... Read more

by Leah Justice, Thursday, November 19, 2020 11:06 am

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Polk’s DA disciplined

POLK COUNTY—Polk County’s District Attorney Greg Newman was disciplined last week over how he handled a rape case in 2015.  Read more

by Leah Justice, Thursday, November 19, 2020 11:04 am

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Polk Middle wins season opener in straight sets

Strong serving, solid floor play, a fairly easy two-set sweep of a conference rival. Polk County Middle volleyball coach Kenny Hall undoubtedly had a big smile ... Read more

by Submitted article, Thursday, November 19, 2020 10:58 am

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BRH–Polk welcomes New Practice Manager

Blue Ridge Health (BRH), a leading provider of healthcare services in Western North Carolina, is pleased to announce Sheri Johnston as the new Practice Manager ... Read more

by Submitted article, Thursday, November 19, 2020 10:54 am

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Mulching the Park on Trade

It’s always a festive occasion with the Green Blades Garden Club! Read more

by Submitted article, Thursday, November 19, 2020 10:53 am

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TubaChristmas is adapting

Yes, TubaChristmas is coming to Polk County again, for the 23rd year. Just like everything else in the world changing, with our concert, we will have ... Read more

by Submitted article, Thursday, November 19, 2020 10:51 am

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Voter turnout

POLK COUNTY—Polk County likely had its highest voter turnout for last Tuesday’s election with the Saluda Township turning out almost 80 percent of its registered ... Read more

by Leah Justice, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:09 am

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North Carolina to remain in phase 3

POLK COUNTY—North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper announced this week the state is lowering its indoor gatherings to 10 people and remaining in phase 3 of ... Read more

by Leah Justice, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:08 am

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Heavy rains

TRYON—Just after high winds knocked out power for much of the area, flooding occurred this week, closing several roads.  Read more

by Leah Justice, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:07 am

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Shooting to help others

The Polk County Hunter Skills Team will be holding a Canned Food Drive for Thermal Belt Outreach on Saturday, November 14 from 8:00 a.m. to ... Read more

by Submitted article, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:04 am

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BRH–Polk welcomes New Practice Manager

Blue Ridge Health (BRH), a leading provider of healthcare services in Western North Carolina, is pleased to announce Sheri Johnston as the new Practice Manager ... Read more

by Submitted article, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:03 am

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Cove exploration hike at Walnut Creek Preserve

Join Conserving Carolina in a guided nature walk through the beautiful Walnut Creek Preserve. Landowner Babs Strickland and Conserving Carolina’s Southeast Stewardship Manager, Pam Torlina, ... Read more

by Submitted article, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:01 am

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Morris ornaments to appear in Tryon

As the holidays approach, Morris the Horse is making his traditional appearance on the annual Tryon Fine Arts Center Christmas ornaments. These beloved holiday ornaments ... Read more

by Submitted article, Monday, November 16, 2020 10:00 am

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Mulching the Park on Trade

It’s always a festive occasion with the Green Blades Garden Club! Read more

by Submitted article, Monday, November 16, 2020 9:59 am

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SLIP members attend National Virtual Conference

Through the generosity of the Saluda Community Fund at the Polk County Community Foundation, six Saluda Living in Place (SLIP) board members and two Advisory ... Read more

by Submitted article, Monday, November 16, 2020 9:58 am