Polk County duo to trek to San Diego for national softball tournament

A pair of Polk County softball standouts are bound for national competition. Polk County High rising sophomore Ashley Scruggs and rising freshman Autumn Owen will...

Seth Vining Jr. Basketball Camp on tap for area kids, youth this summer

Jamal Tanner, Wes Mullis, Jordan Smith - three returning Polk County High School basketball players who share another trait. Each attended the Seth Vining Jr....

Throwback Thursday: Polk County High’s first JV cheerleading squad

Courtesy of Olivia Pleasants Whiteside, we offer a look back at the first junior varsity cheerleading squad at Polk County High School. Pictured are: Stewart Newlin...

Hrobak earns South Atlantic Conference pitcher of the week honors

Brevard College sophomore Jamie Hrobak, a former Polk County standout, has been selected as South Atlantic Conference Pitcher of the Week after helping the...

Weekend college roundup: Overholt scores in Brevard loss

A look at how Polk County natives now playing various sports at the college level fared over the weekend. If you know of an...

Monday events: School physicals, youth football signups

A pair of sports-related events taking place Monday may be of interest to Polk County families.

Polk County Shooting Club earns middle school, high school awards at district competition

A lot of hardware given out at the 2017 Western North Carolina Wildlife District 9 Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament remained in Polk County

Booker makes outstanding catch to help preserve win

Former Polk County standout Joel Booker has settled into his role as the starting right fielder for the University of Iowa quite well. A...

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