The 2024 Summer Learning Program with Polk County Public Libraries runs for eight weeks, from June 10th to August 4th.
The last Friends of Ag Breakfast for the season is set for 7 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15, at the Green Creek Community Center. 
The Polk County Board of Commissioners received the proposed budget for the 2024-2025 fiscal year during a May 13 meeting.
Mother's Day is Sunday, May 12. There's time to grab a last-minute gift at our local farmers markets.
A letter that is a tax-related scam has been brought to the attention of county officials.
The Polk County Housing Needs Assessment Survey is part of the public outreach conducted during the Housing Need Project.
Polk County’s Opioid Settlement Advisory Committee is excited to announce a series of community listening sessions, beginning May 16.
A proposed development in Rutherford County has Polk County residents wondering if something similar could happen locally.
There's a lot happening this week. First Peak of the Blue Ridge has a listing of lots of activities. Check it out.
The Columbus Spring Festival is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 4 on Gibson Street.


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