Polk County News polknewsonline.com Polk County News - community weekly serving Polk County Tennessee, North Georgia and western North Carolina. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:27:02 +0000 polknews@bellsouth.net http://polknewsonline.com/etc/images/logo-rss.gif8831 Classifieds - 7/23/14 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/24/Classifieds/Classifieds_-_7/23/14/12770.html Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:27:02 +0000 Public Notices - 7/23/14 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/24/Public_Notices/Public_Notices_-_7/23/14/12769.html Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:12:21 +0000 FS Committee eyes volunteers http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/18/Top_News/FS_Committee_eyes_volunteers/12765.html Members of Polk County’s Forest Service Committee had an informal meeting with Forest Service representatives last Thursday to open lines of communication and discuss issues brought up after services were discontinued at several local camping and recreation areas. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:24:38 +0000 Rev. Jason Matlock Has No Marker http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Polk_County_Heritage/Rev._Jason_Matlock_Has_No_Marker/12768.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:32:27 +0000 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Nature_&_Environment//12767.html A Great Blue goes airborne on the Hiwassee (Photo by Jim Caldwell) Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:28:43 +0000 Subsidized firefighting urged http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Top_News/Subsidized_firefighting_urged/12766.html Chief Steve Lofty told the budget committee he was concerned about the future of the volunteer department. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:25:41 +0000 Bulletin Board 7-16-14 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Local_Events/Bulletin_Board_7-16-14/12763.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:19:15 +0000 CMS Open House July 31 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/School_News/CMS_Open_House_July_31/12756.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:13:32 +0000 Phone ping leads to lost hiker http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Top_News/Phone_ping_leads_to_lost_hiker/12754.html A woman was rescued from Gee Knob thanks to local rescuers and the accuracy of a phone ping from her call to 911. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:11:54 +0000 Public Notices - 7/16/14 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Public_Notices/Public_Notices_-_7/16/14/12752.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:45:11 +0000 Classifieds - 7/16/14 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Classifieds/Classifieds_-_7/16/14/12751.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:44:36 +0000 Forest Service Committee gets started http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/15/Top_News/Forest_Service_Committee_gets_started/12753.html The County’s Forest Service Committee met July 1st with about half of the committee in attendance. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:09:26 +0000 Audit committee looks over findings http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/14/Top_News/Audit_committee_looks_over_findings/12755.html Committee members are charged with doing an independent review and making recommendations to the County Commission. This was the first meeting of the committee. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:12:28 +0000 Ducktown School discussed http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/13/Local_News/Ducktown_School_discussed/12757.html A group of former students and educators from Ducktown School met with members of the Fourth Fractional Township Saturday July 5th to get a report on what was being done with the school. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:14:01 +0000 Public Notices - 7/9/14 http://polknewsonline.com/2014/07/10/Public_Notices/Public_Notices_-_7/9/14/12750.html Thu, 10 Jul 2014 17:26:45 +0000