Polk County High School's HOSA-Future Health Professionals students competed Nov. 20 at the HOSA Regional Competition in Sylva and returned home with several awards.
Polk County Humane Society and a group of caring Polk County students from the Humane Society Club raised money in March and April to cure Madison, one of the dogs at the Society's shelter.
Polk County FFA students have been spreading goodwill and tomato plants throughout county elementary schools since 2004
Forty-one students from Polk County High School and Polk County Early College spent Wednesday touring the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Three Polk County band students - Ellie Booth, Jacob Grigg and Taylor Warren - have earned the honor of performing in the Western North Carolina All District Clinic Band
Polk County Middle School and Polk County Virtual Early College captured first place Friday in the North Carolina Department of Transportion Region 4 Model Bridge Building Competition in Morganton.
Veteran educator Norman Link was recently a guest speaker in the American History classes of Cindi Rhodes and Jamie Thompson at Polk County High School
Polk County HOSA-Future Health Professionals students recently helped residents at Tryon Estates celebrate Halloween.
Polk County High School football players, cheerleaders and coaches helped Tryon Elementary School celebrate the end of its anti-bullying month, visiting the school for a month-end celebration
Polk County High School held its 2016 graduation ceremony on June 10 in Wolverine Stadium. Valedictorian Emma Wagoner and salutatorian Patrick Stimac were among the speakers addressing a large crowd of family and friends