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It’s time to take care of our own

I sat outside Sunday after not leaving the house for 18 days and had some terrifying thoughts about the Coronavirus and where we live. Read more

7 days ago by Leah Justice.

Polk marks 4th Coronavirus case

POLK COUNTY—Polk County announced its 4th presumptive case of the Coronavirus, or COVID-19 on Tuesday as well as a mishap where EMS workers were exposed ... Read more

7 days ago by Leah Justice.

Polk marks 3rd case

POLK COUNTY—As North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper issues a stay-at-home order, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster restricts travel into the state and other counties and ... Read more

7 days ago by Leah Justice.

Saluda contains 30-acre woods fire

SALUDA—A fire burned approximately 30 acres on Holbert Cove Road in Saluda on Sunday afternoon.  Read more

7 days ago by Leah Justice.

When you’re on your own, we are there for you

As the United States faces the worst public health crisis in a generation, we want you to know we are here for you — and with ... Read more

7 days ago by Kevin Powell.

A message from the Polk County Chairman

On March 16th I met with our Emergency, Health and County leaders concerning the complications surrounding the Covid-19 virus and its effects on our citizens ... Read more

7 days ago by Submitted article.

PCHS artwork featured in Upstairs Artspace exhibit

Art from several Polk County High School students are among the works featured in the Rising Artists of Area High Schools exhibit at Upstairs Artspace ... Read more

7 days ago by Submitted article.

St. Luke’s Hospital Foundation names new executive director

St. Luke's Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees recently announced that Katie Malone has been chosen as their new Executive Director.  Read more

7 days ago by Submitted article.

Saluda Elementary art features as part of online Sandburg show

Second grade students at Saluda Elementary in the classes of Christine McGee and Stephanie Fletcher recently worked together in class and in art class to ... Read more

7 days ago by Submitted article.

Polk County Recreation cancels all spring sports

With the Governors stay-in-place order taking effect yesterday and the NCHSAA already suspending spring sports in middle and high schools, Polk County Recreation is cancelling ... Read more

7 days ago by Submitted article.

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