Talley named Ducktown, TN City Manager

By Joe Gaskill

The Ducktown City Commission met Thursday December 4th, 2014 with Commissioner Doug Collins presiding. Items on the Agenda included the swearing-in of the newly elected commissioner, appointment of the positions of Mayor and Vice-mayor, the appointment of position responsibilities, acceptance of a resignation and new appointments to … Continue reading

Polk County, TN Sheriff’s Office gets search and rescue vehicles


The Polk County Sheriff’s Office has received two search and rescue vehicles from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Supply Office (LESO). The donation was coordinated by District 22 State Representative Dan Howell who worked with PCSO Captain Brian Fields and Special Deputy Richard Jackson to facilitate the exchange.
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Insurance Marketplace Enrollment Assistance Scheduled

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Residents who attended last Saturday’s information session at the West Polk Library heard from trained counselors about available health insurance options for uninsured Tennesseans. Counselors scheduled a return trip to Polk County on December 9th to provide one-on-one assistance with applying for a Marketplace policy, TennCare, or CoverKids.
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