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Polk County Enterprise - Archives
January 2009

Stories Added - January 2009
County breaks ground on judicial center  
Witnessing a dream come true  
OISD names Redden finalist for superintendent’s post  
County officials OK tire disposal, allows funds for seizure of horses in Pct. 3  
Polk County delegates attend state Farm Bureau convention  
Narcotics deputies arrest 5 for selling prescription drugs  
Energy audit paying off with lower bills for LISD  
Bats force DHS offices to close second day  
LPD investigating break-in, vandalism at high school  
ESC sets board election  
Relay For Life gears up for another record year  
LISD to discuss results of energy audit Tuesday  
Holiday shopping triggers jump in sales tax revenue  
FEMA to spend $359M for Ike infrastructure repair  
Polk Countians come together to celebrate differences  
Uplift task force shares vision with city council  
Purchase price for Onalaska patrol cars increased $800  
Chief: Weather creating high fire risk  
DPS, LPD seeing increase in serious vehicle crashes  
House fire claims lives of 2 children  
Ombudsman volunteers needed  
Onalaska child dies in bike crash  
Multicultural Festival plans announced  
Franklin sentenced to 45 years for cocaine delivery  
Commissioners OK 8 new patrol cars  
TxDOT: Trans Texas Corridor project is dead  
Crime Stoppers seeking info about criminal mischief  
YEAR IN REVIEW: Landmark election, prison lockdown make headlines  
Two children injured in Onalaska ATV accident  
Polk County receives funding for emergency food, shelter program  
Texas relief efforts for Ike exceed $1.8 billion  
Expectant mother, passenger seriously hurt in crash  
Commissioners to consider part-time salaries for Ike duty, patrol car purchases  
Railroad names depot after incomplete sign  
YEAR IN REVIEW: Hurricane Ike cleanup continues  
Find answers to most Social Security questions at agency’s web site  
Bad opening of 1830 novel now a fiction contest  
3 rollover crashes reported during holidays  
Year in Review: Woman pleads guilty to fatal shooting  
PCSO jails 2 for attempt to manufacture meth  
Pranks have practically disappeared with the dawning of the 21st century  
Gov. Perry appeals FEMA decision to deny extension  


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