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Waddell driven to succeed, guided by faith

Amid the busy schedule required of an honor roll student and standout athlete, Reagan Waddell never fails to find time to help others

Polk County FFA Land Judging team excels at national competition

The 2017 Polk County FFA Land Judging team may not have won the National Land Judging Competition in Oklahoma City, Okla., but the team did maintain the Polk County FFA Chapter’s record for excellent finishes

Video: Polk County High School 2017 graduation

Watch video of Polk County High School's 2017 graduation ceremony.

PCHS engineering class builds, programs robots to mark end of year

As the school year comes to an end, the Honors Engineering class at Polk County High School has been busy building and programming different types of robots

Cadets win bevy of first place awards at Chase band competition

The Polk County Cadets marching band brought home a number of awards, including top honors in class, from the Chase Trojan Tournament of Bands held Saturday at Chase High School

PCHS chorus entertains Historical Society with holiday tunes

Members of the Polk County High School chorus had the opportunity Tuesday to perform for the Polk County Historical Society in the Isothermal Community College auditorium in Columbus.

Feagan retiring as PCHS principal; Schweitzer named next school leader

Polk County Schools announced Tuesday that Polk County High School principal Mary Feagan has decided to retire effective October 28

PCHS seniors show gains on SAT scores, place well above state average

Seniors in Polk County High School's class of 2016 recorded a 39-point year-over-year improvement on the SAT college admissions exam, according to data released by The College Board and the North Carolina Department of Instruction

A focus on others: Feagan leaves legacy of students, faculty first

With an approach centered on students and faculty, retiring Polk County High School principal Mary Feagan helped develop PCHS into one of the top high schools in the state, endearing herself to all around her along the way

Photos: 2016 Polk County High graduates

A look at the members of Polk County High School's graduating class of 2016