Polk County News www.polknewsonline.com Polk County News - community weekly serving Polk County Tennessee, North Georgia and western North Carolina. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 17:23:21 -0400 polknews@bellsouth.net http://www.polknewsonline.com/etc/images/logo-rss.gif8831 Audit committee formulates recommendations http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/19/Top_News/Audit_committee_formulates_recommendations/12764.html The committee prepared recommendations and will meet again to finalize them before presenting them to the full commission. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 17:23:21 -0400 FS Committee eyes volunteers http://www.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 17:24:38 -0400 Rev. Jason Matlock Has No Marker http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Polk_County_Heritage/Rev._Jason_Matlock_Has_No_Marker/12768.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:32:27 -0400 http://www.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 17:28:43 -0400 Subsidized firefighting urged http://www.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 17:25:41 -0400 Bulletin Board 7-16-14 http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Local_Events/Bulletin_Board_7-16-14/12763.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:19:15 -0400 CMS Open House July 31 http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/School_News/CMS_Open_House_July_31/12756.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:13:32 -0400 Phone ping leads to lost hiker http://www.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 17:11:54 -0400 Public Notices - 7/16/14 http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Public_Notices/Public_Notices_-_7/16/14/12752.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:45:11 -0400 Classifieds - 7/16/14 http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/17/Classifieds/Classifieds_-_7/16/14/12751.html Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:44:36 -0400 Forest Service Committee gets started http://www.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 17:09:26 -0400 Audit committee looks over findings http://www.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 17:12:28 -0400 Ducktown School discussed http://www.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 17:14:01 -0400 Public Notices - 7/9/14 http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/10/Public_Notices/Public_Notices_-_7/9/14/12750.html Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:26:45 -0400 Classifieds - 7/9/14 http://www.polknewsonline.com/2014/07/10/Classifieds/Classifieds_-_7/9/14/12749.html Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:25:42 -0400