Play of the week: Green returns fumble for touchdown

Polk County linebacker Khiree Green delivered a highlight moment for the Wolverines in Friday's 41-14 win at Madison, returning a fumble 44 yards for...

Wheeler named WHC football athlete of year, six named to all-WHC team

Polk County senior Jamal Wheeler has been named the all-Western Highlands Conference football athlete of the year, leading six Wolverines named to the all-WHC team.

Wolverines hold on for thrilling win in conference opener

It could have been much easier, probably should have been much easier Friday night for Polk County. Instead, take your pick of phrases that described the ending of the Wolverines' Western Highlands Conference opener at Madison - nail-biter, thriller, cliffhanger.

TV time: Bright lights come to Polk County for live broadcast

The bright lights of television will shine Thursday night in Polk County when WMYA-TV airs the Mitchell at Polk County football game, the first Western North Carolina football game to be broadcast live.

Punt return, late goal-line stand lifts Burns past Polk

Polk County wrapped up its preseason schedule on Friday, dropping a 6-0 two-quarter decision to Burns at the Cleveland County Jamboree at Crest High School

Game of the Week: Avery at Polk County

Enjoy highlights of Friday night's Avery at Polk County football matchup, courtesy of Pops Pics Photo & Video

2A state football playoffs: Polk headed for Thomasville

Polk County has earned the 15th seed in the 2A West bracket and will head to Thomasville for the opening round of the state football playoffs.

Wolverines look to rebound from familiar start against Landrum

It isn't welcome, but preparing for Landrum with a sub-.500 record isn't an unfamiliar feeling this week for Polk County's football team. In each of...

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