Celebrate Independence Day weekend at the Columbus Farmers’ Market on Saturday, July 6

Celebrate Independence Day weekend at the Columbus Farmers' Market Saturday, July 6.

McHenry staff to hold office hours in Columbus on June 20

Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Polk County from 9 a.m. until noon on Thursday, June 20 at the Womack Building at 40 Courthouse St. in Columbus

Citizens seeking new septic and well permits in Polk County should now turn to...

Citizens seeking only new septic and well permits in Polk County should now turn to the County's Building Inspections Dept. at 35 Walker St. in Columbus.

Polk County Public Libraries ‘Universe of Stories’ Summer Reading Program kicks off with June...

Polk County Public Libraries' annual Summer Reading Program begins June 10 and includes a kick-off party at Stearns Park on June 12.

Statement from Polk County Local Government about its assumption of management of the Columbus...

Statement from Polk County Local Government about its assumption of management of the Columbus Farmers Market

Polk County Sheriff Tim Wright demonstrates abilities of K9 partners

Polk County Sheriff Tim Wright recently met with Cub Scout Pack 659 and their parents to share how K9 partners assist the Sheriff's Office.

Polk County Local Government’s Buy Local Program will highlight local businesses through social media

To help raise awareness about local Polk County businesses, Senior Business Specialist Lindsey B. McGaha will be highlighting local businesses each month through Polk County Local Government's social media.

Polk County Local Government offers current local businesses and start-ups information and regulatory guidance

Current business owners and entrepreneurs considering starting a new venture in Polk County can turn to Polk County Local Government for helpful information and assistance with navigating government requirements.

U.S. Rep. McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Polk County on Thursday, May...

Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry's staff will hold office hours in Polk County on Thursday, May 23.

Governor orders flags be lowered to half-staff on May 15 for National Peace Officers...

Gov. Roy Cooper has ordered all U.S. and North Carolina flags at state facilities be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Wednesday, May 15, in observance of National Peace Officers Memorial Day.

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