‘Pokemon Go’ craze hits Polk County
In the early part of July, the Independence Police Department saw an increase in reports of suspicious persons.
More than 20 professionals gathered at Wells Fargo Bank on Thursday evening with the goal of inspiring Polk County’s next generation of leaders.
New small farms and dairy specialist to serve Polk County
The OSU Extension program is welcoming two new employees who will work with Polk County growers to provide resources.
DALLAS — Kailee Curtis was ready for a big summer of golf.
INDEPENDENCE — If not for a decision long ago by his older brother, Larry Peterson’s life would look a lot different than it does now.
Middle school and high school softball to share field in 2017
PERRYDALE — Perrydale High School Athletics Director Dan Dugan knows firsthand just how crowded the parking lot can get.
Damage to a fiber-optic line serving the Dallas area caused Charter customers to lose service for much of the day on July 6.
POLK COUNTY — Athletes often cite chemistry as a key to success. On a team where players have little to no experience playing with each other, developing chemistry can be difficult.
PERRYDALE — When Perrydale athletics director Dan Dugan began his search for a new head football coach, he turned to Central athletics director Shane Hedrick for any suggestions.
DALLAS — Jeff Hevener was ecstatic to be working on Saturday morning. Hevener, along with numerous volunteers, spent the weekend installing an irrigation system at the LaCreole Middle School football field.