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Added conference games highlight Polk baseball, softball schedules

Polk County's baseball and softball teams will get quite familiar this spring with their Western Highlands Conference brethern

PCHS benefit Turkey Trot 5K, 1-mile fun run set for Friday

The Bright's Creek 5K Turkey Trot and 1-Mile Fun Run, benefitting the Polk County High track program, will be held Friday beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the resort in Mill Spring.

Ruff welcomes opportunity to continue volleyball career at Brevard

Katie Ruff will have a chance to continue her college volleyball career and do so closer to Polk County. Both make her extremely happy. The former...

More than 200 players taking part in Polk Rec youth hoop leagues

The 2015-2016 Polk County Recreation Youth Basketball season is off and running. More than 200 players are taking part in seven different leagues, making up 32 exciting teams.

Roundup: PCHS tennis team falls; Kropp helps leads GTCC to win

Kings Mountain earned a 6-2 win Wednesday over Polk County in a non-conference boys tennis match in Kings Mountain

Polk County Girls Travel Basketball sets tryout, info meeting

Tryouts and a parents meeting for Polk County Girls Travel Basketball will be held Feb. 11 from 2-4 p.m. at Polk Central Elementary School

Fraga putting heart and soul into chasing baseball dreams

Daniel Fraga is small in stature but big on heart. So, I promised Daniel Fraga, the 24-year old second baseman for the Florence Freedom, that...

White Sox promote Booker to Great Falls

Former Polk County standout Joel Booker has been promoted to the Chicago White Sox' rookie league team in Great Falls, Montana

Minor league roundup: Booker, Fraga tough to stop on bases

Joel Booker continues to mark his mark on the Arizona League

Wolverine summer baseball camp offers chance for local players to hone skills, have fun

Having summer fun while playing baseball and preparing for a future as a Polk County Wolverine - what could be any better for local...

Thompson wins downhill cycling competition at Snowshoe

Polk County's Ethan Thompson took first place in the USA Cycling Downhill Cat 2 18 & under class at The Snowshoe Wild Hare cycling...

Local youth volleyballers shine with Xcel in weekend events

A number of Polk County volleyball players took part in action last weekend with Xcel Volleyball Performance teams, posting numerous victories and a few...

Polk Recreation holding signups for fall soccer season

The Polk County Recreation Department has begun signups for the fall soccer season. Youth and children in grades 1-12 are eligible to participate in the...

A ‘bittersweet’ farewell for Bill Miller

Superintendent Bill Miller talks about his final days before retirement, his love for Polk County Schools and what's next in his life and career

Polk County Volleyball Club 13s win Dixie Classic

The Polk County Volleyball Club 13s won the club division of the Dixie Classic AAU Super Regional tournament on Sunday, capping an undefeated run through the 18-team field in a weekend event held at Upward Star Center in Spartanburg