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 High School students recently learned about mechatronics, robotics and student life at UNC Asheville during a presentation by Joshua Walker and Darby Hudnall, two students from the mechatronics program at UNCA.
Polk County FFA students have been spreading goodwill and tomato plants throughout county elementary schools since 2004
The annual Polk FFA Plant Sale will begin Friday and ends when all plants are sold, usually by May 5.
McFarland Funeral Chapel in Tryon will provide free lunch on Friday for all Polk County High School students
Almost four dozen Polk County sophomores and juniors ascended into the North Carolina high country on Wednesday to tour Appalachian State
Two Polk County high school juniors have been chosen to attend Governor's School of North Carolina this summer.
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.
Polk County senior Anamarie Gundersen has been chosen to join the prestigious Goodnight Scholars Program at North Carolina State University
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