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Positive case closes Womack Building

Due to a positive coronavirus case, Polk County Local Government’s Womack Building is closed to the public until further notice based on recommendations by the ... Read more

9 hours ago by Submitted article.

Virtual Farm Tour: Buttercup Cottage Farm

The garden at Buttercup Cottage in Saluda is steeped in family history, with the first plantings going back nearly 50 years. Read more

9 hours ago by Submitted article.

Polk’s Hall to be a part of 2020 Governor’s School West

Polk County High School rising senior Kristen Hall earned selection to attend the 2020 session of North Carolina Governor’s School this summer in High Point. Read more

9 hours ago by Submitted article.

California dreaming

A winning program. A family connection. A beautiful setting. Read more

9 hours ago by Submitted article.

Newton honored with the Second Wind Hall of Fame award

At a specially called meeting on July 23rd at the home of Susan Kelley, the Tryon Garden Club announced the induction of Carol Newton into ... Read more

3 days ago by Submitted article.

POLK COUNTY’S HISTORICAL MUSEUM EXPANDS OPENING

The Polk County Historical Association board of directors are pleased to announce they will be opening the historical museum one additional day. Read more

3 days ago by Submitted article.

Polk’s local radio station is now FM and will feature more local programming

In July, 2020 WWQT Radio based in Tryon and owned by the Life FM network added an FM signal broadcasting from Tryon Peak on 98.3 ... Read more

3 days ago by Submitted article.

Open letter to Mr. Garland Goodwin

We became friends when you returned to your native Polk County to retire from your profession. Right away there was a connection between us because ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted article.

COOL OFF WITH THE SUMMER SIZZLE

Tired of staying in? Heat got you down? Visit Tryon Painters and Sculptors to view our latest show opening August 1st. Aptly titled “Summer Sizzle” ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted article.

Local farmers set to launch ‘virtual’ tours

Farmers in Polk and Rutherford counties have decided that if you can’t come to see their farms, they will bring them to you. Virtually, that is. ... Read more

5 days ago by Submitted article.

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