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Good Friday Service
Fri  Apr 18 2014 10:10AM
The Lake Wales Ministerial Alliance will be holding their annual Good Friday Service at 7 p.m. at Mount Zion Progressive Missionary Baptist Church located at 12 “B” street with Rev. … read more.
YMCA receives grant funds from Duke Energy
Wed  Apr 9 2014 10:12AM
Duke Energy, through conversations with and help from the The Business, Civic and Ministry Coalition of Lake Wales, presented an $8,000 grant to the Lake Wales YMCA after school program … read more.
Greenfields have green thumbs, grow veggies
Wed  Apr 9 2014 10:12AM
Perhaps it is just a coincidence, or was just meant to be, but Faye and Lynn Greenfield have been gardening and growing vegetables since the 1970s on their homestead beside … read more.
Easter Bunny comes to breakfast at Eagle Ridge Mall
Wed  Apr 9 2014 10:12AM
The Easter Bunny will be taking pictures with local children until April 19 at Eagle Ridge Mall. Easter Bunny photo hours can be found at Eagle Ridge Mall is celebrating … read more.
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Tampa man perishes in fatal crash
Wed  Apr 23 2014 08:00AM
A man who perished Thursday in a fiery crash has been identified by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office as Armondo Casanova, 35, of 2406 S. Church Ave. in Tampa, the driver of a Mercedes that collided with a semi-tractor trailer … read more.

Springtime brings out more orphaned wildlife
Wed  Apr 23 2014 08:00AM
Springtime is here, which means that we will be starting to see more and more wildlife babies. Each species cares for its young in a different manner. Sometimes in our eagerness to help a baby that appears stranded, we may … read more.

Never boring in the CSI
Wed  Apr 23 2014 08:00AM
There are no TV cameras, no spotlights and no mega-stars who solve mysteries in a mere 47 minutes of airtime. But, there are pros who solve crime daily. They are CSI Polk County. An elite group, mostly women, whose eye … read more.

Wed  Apr 23 2014 08:00AM
Football to get later start Polk County Friday night football’s kickoff will be a little later this year in Polk County. County athletic director Don Bridges said regular season games will begin at 7:3 0 p.m ., a half hour … read more.

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State, National and World News
First lady touts one-stop job site for vets
Thu  Apr 24 2014 01:19AM
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — To help veterans leaving the military as it downsizes, the government on Wednesday started a one-stop job-shopping website for them to create resumes, connect with employers and become part of a database for companies to … read more.

Amid Russian warning, Ukraine’s in a security bind
Thu  Apr 24 2014 01:19AM
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s highly publicized goal to recapture police stations and government buildings seized by pro-Russia forces in the east produced little action on the ground Wednesday but ignited foreboding words from Moscow. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov … read more.

New Syrian gas attacks?
Thu  Apr 24 2014 01:19AM
BEIRUT — Syrian government forces have attacked rebel-held areas with poisonous chlorine gas in recent weeks and months, leaving men, women and children coughing, choking and gasping for breath, according to Associated Press interviews with more than a dozen activists, … read more.

Teen ‘had no clue’ he was in Maui
Thu  Apr 24 2014 01:19AM
HONOLULU — Long flights can leave anyone a little unsteady, but a teenager who defied the odds, surviving a flight from California to Hawaii tucked in a jetliner’s wheel well, was disoriented, thirsty and could barely walk after the freezing, … read more.

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