New programs and a renovated space awaited Polk County senior citizens when they recently returned, after more than a year away due to the COVID-19 pandemic, to enjoy activities at The Meeting Place in Columbus
A steady increase in the number of calls to Polk County’s Emergency Medical Service has made the addition of a third staffed ambulance a much-needed priority.
Polk County residents are being asked to complete a short survey to give input on the current operations of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office and the future needs and operational priorities for the Sheriff's Office
Recently a downed tree on Highway 176 caused travel delays for many Polk County residents
An unexpected and generous donation to the Friends of the Polk County Public Libraries from a former educator will lead to the renovation of the Columbus Library’s Children’s Area and additional learning tools for children at the Saluda Library
Before the COVID-19 pandemic it was normal for veterans within the Polk County community to meet every three months for a breakfast together
The grand opening celebration for a StoryWalk installation at Polk County’s Stearns Park is set for 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 19
Walking at Polk County’s Stearns Park will soon be a bit more interactive
Ever wonder what happens on a daily basis at Polk County Farms? Or ever had the desire to chat with the farmers whose foods you purchase at local farmers markets?
A five-minute online survey that will gather information on locations in Polk County that don’t have adequate internet access and speeds is ready for residents to complete


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