Workers canvassing addresses for 2020 U.S. Census have begun visiting properties in Polk County

Workers canvassing addresses for the 2020 U.S. Census have begun visiting properties in Polk County.

First Polk County Friends of Agriculture Breakfast of the season on Sept. 18 will...

The first Polk County Friends of Agriculture Breakfast of the season will be Sept. 18 and will highlight Polk County 4-H.

Everyone is invited to Polk County’s Charters of Freedom dedication ceremony on Tuesday, Sept....

Everyone is invited to a patriotic ceremony dedicating Polk County's Charters of Freedom on Sept. 17 at Veteran's Park in Columbus.

Polk County Local Government lowering U.S., N.C. flags on Sept. 11 for Patriot Day

Polk County Local Government will lower its United States and North Carolina flags on Wednesday, Sept. 11 for Patriot Day.

Polk County EMS crew aids Dorian relief efforts

A Polk County EMS crew has been sent to assist federal and state officials with assisting in the care and transport of...

Volunteers invited to help with Charters of Freedom Setting workday in Columbus on Saturday,...

Polk County’s Charters of Freedom Setting in Veteran’s Memorial Park in Columbus is nearing completion thanks to the continued work of community...

Polk County Health Dept. and Blue Ridge Health can help protect you and your...

The Polk County Health Dept. and Blue Ridge Health in Polk County are working together to help protect you and your family from measles and other illnesses by offering vaccinations at 161 Walker St. in Columbus.

Duke Energy to perform tree trimming in area via helicopter

Duke Energy will be using a helicopter this week in the Polk County area to perform some tree trimming

Congressman McHenry’s staff to hold office hours in Columbus on Friday, Aug. 30

Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Polk County on Friday, Aug. 30 in Columbus.

Back-to-school time in Polk County is a good time to focus on family health

The Polk County Health Dept. and Blue Ridge Health at Blue Ridge Health in Polk County can help with back-to-school health check-ups, immunizations, sports physicals and more.

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