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Support safe, healthy children in our community at Polk County Child Abuse Prevention Walk...

Support the safety and health of children in our community by joining in the annual Polk County Child Abuse Prevention Walk on Friday at Sterns Park in Columbus.

Extreme Couponing Workshop planned for April 18 at Columbus Library

An upcoming workshop at Polk County Public Library is ideal for anyone interested in cutting the amount of their grocery and household purchases by up to half

Weekly mobile recycling stop in Columbus changing locations

Polk County Solid Waste has moved the location for its weekly mobile recycling stop in Columbus

Polk County student artwork showcased at Womack Building

Starting this week, artwork by Polk County students is brightening the halls of the Bryant H. Womack Building.

Polk Co. Animal Control holding Rabies Clinic on Saturday, April 28

Polk County Animal Control will hold a Rabies Clinic Saturday, April 28 at the Mill Spring Volunteer Fire Dept. in Mill Spring.

Italian group from Saluda’s sister city visits Polk County

Members of a delegation from Saluda's sister city in Italy, Carunchio, spent the week of March 19 visiting and learning more about Polk County

Operation Medicine Drop to collect unused medications on April 28

Polk County residents will have an opportunity in April to properly dispose of unused prescription and over-the-counter medications

Voter party changes, registration deadline for May primary set for April 13

Any eligible Polk County voter wishing to register for the May primary election or change their party affiliation prior to the primary must do so by April 13 at 5 p.m.

Duke Energy beginning transmission line upgrade near Tryon

Duke Energy will soon begin work on upgrades to its existing transmission lines in the Tryon area

Tryon Fine Arts Center seeks to become N.C. Arts Council Designated County Partner to...

To further enhance the arts in Polk County by helping the process of local arts organizations receiving state arts grants, Tryon Fine Arts Center is seeking to become a N.C. Arts Council Designated County Partner.

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