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Polk asking two additional neighborhoods to evacuate ahead of Sunday’s storm

Update: Polk County officials are now recommending that residents of Page Farm Road and Brookwood subdivision evacuate their homes by 5 p.m. today, ahead of ... Read more

3 years ago by Staff Reports.

Storm victims asked to report damage

North Carolina Emergency Management personnel are asking storm victims to report damage to their properties as soon as possible. North Carolina Emergency Management Coordinator Danny ... Read more

3 years ago by Catherine Hunter.

Resources available for flood victims Friday, Saturday

Agencies available at Tryon Elementary gym for flood needs TRYON — Anyone who suffered damage from last Friday’s flood, mudslides and landslides is invited to ... Read more

3 years ago by Leah Justice.

State insurance commissioner: storm damage to Polk County is ‘unbelievable’

N.C. damage assessment team to visit county, determine if FEMA assistance is necessary TRYON — Standing on top a boulder resting front of a U.S. 176 ... Read more

3 years ago by Ted Yoakum.

Tryon woman identified as victim in Friday’s mudslides

TRYON — A woman who died in a mudslide on U.S. 176 Friday night has been identified as Patricia Case, of Tryon. A couple of ... Read more

3 years ago by Leah Justice.

Weather service forecasts more rain to pelt area this week

POLK COUNTY — While many in Polk County continue to reel from the impact of the flooding and mudslides that occurred following the massive series ... Read more

3 years ago by Ted Yoakum.

Polk County devastated by flooding from Friday’s rainstorm

UPDATE: The Red Cross has closed the emergency shelter at Polk County High School. Volunteers remain on standby should needs change, officials said. POLK COUNTY — ... Read more

3 years ago by Staff Reports.

Mill Spring shop sells $1 million winning lotto ticket to Inman family

James Seay and DeeAnna Seay from Inman, South Carolina, are starting the weekend on a high note after claiming a $1 million prize they won ... Read more

3 years ago by Submitted article.

Polk County Historical Association to hold annual meeting May 1

The Polk County Historical Association Annual Membership meeting will be on Tuesday, May 1, at 2:30 PM at the Polk County Museum, located at 60 Walker ... Read more

3 years ago by Submitted article.

Local business owners, professionals recognized at chamber awards ceremony

TRYON — Love was in the air inside the cozy wooden confines of Sunnydale, as members of the Foothills business community recognized the passion and ... Read more

3 years ago by Ted Yoakum.

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