U.S. flags at government facilities will remain at half staff until Dec. 31

As the country continues to honor the life of 41st U.S. President George H.W. Bush, all United States and North Carolina flags at state facilities shall remain at half staff until sunrise on Dec. 31.

Register by Dec. 5 for Western Women’s Business Center small business loan workshop Dec....

The Western Women's Business Center is presenting a "Preparing for a Small Business Loan Workshop and Lunch" from noon to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 12 at the Polk Center at Isothermal Community College in Columbus.

‘Hail & Farewell’ for Polk County elected officials is Mon., Dec. 3 before Commissioners...

Everyone is invited to drop by and say farewell to the Polk County elected officials leaving office and to meet and greet the newly elected officials at a "Hail & Farewell" gathering Monday, Dec. 3.

U.S. Rep. McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Columbus on Thursday, Nov. 29

Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry's staff will hold office hours in Polk County from 9 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Nov. 29 at the Womack Building at 40 Courthouse St. in Columbus.

Polk County Toy Run will be held at Saluda Fire & Rescue Dept. on...

The Polk County Toy Run benefiting children in need will be held at the Saluda Fire & Rescue Dept. on Saturday, Nov. 24, rain or shine.

Polk County Local Government announces Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday schedules

Polk County Local Government has announced its schedule for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays.

Polk County Historical Museum hosting evening event on Thursday, Nov. 15 featuring historical figures

The Polk County Historical Museum at 60 Walker St. in Columbus is hosting an evening event for everyone from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15.

Polk County Schools, Polk County government offices closed Monday, Nov. 12 for Veterans Day

In observance of the national Veterans Day holiday, Polk County Schools and all Polk County offices will be closed on Monday, Nov. 12.

Veterans Day Parade being held in Columbus on Monday, Nov. 12

The Patriots Salute to Veterans Association, a subsidiary of the Polk County Veterans Association, is hosting a Veterans Day parade on Mills Street at 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 12.

Polk County Veteran’s Forum on Sunday, Nov. 11 will feature veterans sharing stories, Womack’s...

Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend a Veteran's Forum from 2 to 3:30 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 11 at the Polk County History Museum at 60 Walker St. in Columbus.

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