Document Shredding , Drug Take-Back Event

Friday, September 15, 2017
10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time
1:00 PM
United Community Bank - (828) 890-3600

Blue Ridge Now staff reports several document shredding events and drug take-back days are scheduled throughout the year locally by TRIAD Henderson County and its community partners.

During the events, a shred truck will be on site to provide free document shredding, according to a news release. This includes past tax records, bank records, medical documents, etc. This service is available only to residents of Henderson County.

Included in the events is a drug takeback, which is supported by the Sheriff’s Office and Hope Rx. Residents can bring any outdated and unwanted prescription and/or over-the-counter drugs.

This year's document shred and drug takeback events will be held:

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 at Entegra Bank (Spartanburg Highway)
10 a.m. to noon, May 20 at Flat Rock Village Town Hall
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 18 at Mills River Town Center
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 15 at United Community Bank (Etowah Branch)


For more information on TRIAD, visit or call the Council on Aging at 828-692-4203. Speakers are available from TRIAD to discuss to an organization/group about how to protect from fraud and scams. Email inquiries to Curt Crowhurst at or call 828-400-4541 for more information.

These are not City-sponsored events.