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Sewing together a plan

Polk County High School Junior, Madison Geddings, has found a way to stay “close” to her neighbors during this period of social distancing. Normally consumed ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted article.

Kiwanis hears Covid-19 updates from local health officials

Members and guests joined Kiwanis’ April 15 Zoom meeting to hear updates on Covid-19 from Michelle Fortune of St. Luke’s Hospital and Joshua Kennedy, Director ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted article.

TR&HC announces matching grant program Program to help raise funds for FERA

The Tryon Riding and Hunt Club (TR&HC) announces a matching grant program to raise funds for horse owners and workers affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted article.

PCS preschool enrollment open for 2020-2021

Polk County Schools has opened the enrollment period for 2020-2021 preschool. Any child in Polk County who turns four before August 31, 2020 is eligible ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted article.

McFarlane takes second in Lanier Poetry competition

Cash McFarlane, a senior at Polk County Early College, earned second place in the student category of the 11th Annual Sidney Lanier Poetry Competition. McFarlane ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted article.

Senior Life Solutions offers remote geriatric psychiatry during COVID-19

During the COVID-19 crisis, Senior Life Solutions, St. Luke’s Hospital’s outpatient geriatric psychiatry program, offers group, individual and family therapy services remotely via a secure ... Read more

4 months ago by Submitted article.

Green Creek Hounds Opening Hunt set for Nov. 10

The Green Creek Hounds will offer members of the community a chance to ride on wagons and watch the Blessing of the Hounds during its ... Read more

2 years ago by Submitted article.

Cooper declares state of emergency for western North Carolina

Governor, emergency management director tour damage COLUMBUS — As thunder clapped above, heralding the arrival of another rainstorm, Gov. Roy Cooper visited Polk County Thursday ... Read more

2 years ago by Leah Justice.

Polk County given new flood warning; Columbus expected to experience flooding

UPDATE: Another flood warning has been issued through 11 p.m. tonight. Columbus is now expected to experience flooding. The National Weather Service is warning residents ... Read more

2 years ago by Staff Reports.

Two dead after tree falls on vehicle on U.S. 176

SECOND UPDATE: WYFF News 4 has reported the victims were several staff members: anchor Mike McCormick and photojournalist Aaron Smeltzer. UPDATE: Authorities have confirmed that another ... Read more

2 years ago by Staff Reports.

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