Wolverines Around The World: Polk County alums share advice for current students

As part of Langlee Garrett's Wolverines Around The World project at Polk County Middle School, a number of Polk County Schools graduates shared information about their career as well as advice for current students

Rutherford Sheriff’s office brings helicopter to Polk Central

Polk Central Elementary students were visited Monday by the Rutherford County Sheriff's Department helicopter, flown by Randy Patterson and Sara Hartman

Saluda students put heads together to learn more about apples

Apples have been the topic of interest in recent days for Saluda Elementary students in the second-grade class of Christine McGee and the first-grade class of Nicole Bradley

Polk County Early College wins state bridge building competition

Polk County Early College captured top statewide honors Friday in the annual Model Bridge Building Competition sponsored by the N.C. Department of Transportation and...

Tryon Elementary student wins PACRun 5K

Tryon Elementary student Ben Thompson, a member of the school's running club, took part in the 6th annual PACRun 5K Trail Run on April 8 at Foothills Equestrian Nature Center

Student-first focus drives new Polk Central principal

A student-first philosophy rooted in creating a positive atmosphere for students and staff. That is the approach that Jan Crump brought to her new role as principal at Polk County Elementary School.

Edible cars make annual return to Tryon Elementary

Tryon Elementary School held its annual Edible Car Contest on April 13, with students creating cars totally from food products

PCHS Chinese students honored at state ceremony

A group of Polk County High School students were honored May 14 at the Global Pathways Awards Ceremony in Winston-Salem for their proficiency in learning the Chinese language.

Saluda students spreading holiday spirit in school, community

Saluda Elementary School students have been reveling in Christmas spirit, brightening their school and the lives of others during the holiday season.

PCMS sixth graders take part in 4-H Science Day Camp

Polk County Middle School sixth-grade students spent two days at the end of September attending the 2015 4-H Science Day Camp.