Polk County Historical Museum hosting evening event for everyone on Thursday, Nov. 15

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.

NCDOT to close Rock Springs Road for bridge replacement

The North Carolina Department of Transportation will close Rock Springs Road for six months beginning Nov. 12 to perform bridge replacement

NCDOT closing Green River Cove Road from Ozone to Fishtop for several weeks starting...

To repair damages caused from mudslides in May, the North Carolina Dept. of Transportation has closed Green River Cove Road from Ozone Drive to Fishtop starting today, Wednesday, Nov. 7. This portion of Green River Cove Road will be closed at least 4 to 6 weeks.

The Meeting Place taking orders through Nov. 16 for Homemade Pie Fundraiser benefiting Polk...

The Meeting Place is taking orders through Friday, Nov. 16 for its Homemade Pie Fundraiser benefiting Polk County Senior Services.

Additional school officer position reflects county commitment to school security

Polk County Local Government and Polk County Schools have been working together closely to help increase the presence of security officers at local schools

Polk County seeking feedback on Verizon Wireless issues

Due to numerous complaints regarding ongoing issues in Polk County with Verizon Wireless, Polk County Local Government is asking citizens to provide information to help Verizon target the troubled areas

Polk County Friends of Agriculture Breakfast and CFSA workshop Oct. 17 will focus on...

The monthly Polk County Friends of Agriculture Breakfast on Wednesday, Oct. 17 and the “High Tunnel Purchasing, Management and Production” workshop later that morning will both focus on high tunnels, an effective tool for maximizing vegetable production and extending the growing season.


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