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LWCS receive backpacks for students in need
Thu  Aug 21 2014 09:10AM
The Lake Wales Medical Center employees donated 89 backpacks to the Lake Wales Charter Schools for children in need for the upcoming school year. “Every department participated,” said Paula Alford, … read more.
LWCS, LWFD conduct practice bus fire drill
Thu  Aug 21 2014 09:10AM
Yes, it was a fire drill. Of a bus, actually. Last Tuesday, white smoke filled the Lake Wales Charter School bus in seconds, creeping along the windows in a blinding … read more.
Veterans Outreach Center to open in Lake Wales
Thu  Aug 21 2014 09:10AM
A veterans outreach center has been established at the Lake Wales American Legion Post 71 to service all veterans of East Polk County. The Veterans Administration funds the money for … read more.
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Community Calendar
Thu  Aug 21 2014 09:10AM
MOVIE NIGHT Christian Fellowship Assembly, 6 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 14, 16 E. First Street, Frostproof, will be showing the movie “God’s Not Dead.” Everyone is invited. SUN N’ FUN DATES TO REMEMBER Sun N’ Fun, 4175 Medulla Rd., Lakeland. Call 863-644-2431 for … read more.

Care Center hosts Etiquette Eatery
Thu  Aug 21 2014 09:10AM
The Lake Wales Care Center hosted its first “Etiquette Eatery,” this summer, providing a place for students in B Street Community Center’s Summer Enrichment and Arts (S.E.A.R.) program to practice good manners in a social situation. B Street Community Center’s … read more.

Society: Sell the trains
Thu  Aug 21 2014 09:08AM
Last Thursday, the Historic Society gathered at the Children’s Museum portion of the Depot Museum to hammer out how it plans to deal with the Depot’s financial deficit, one which has the potential of closing the doors of the Depot. … read more.

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Beheading spurs attacks
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — The United States launched a new barrage of airstrikes against Islamic State extremists Wednesday and weighed sending more troops to Iraq as President Barack Obama vowed to be relentless in pursuit of the terrorist group that beheaded an … read more.

Stocks advance for third day, despite Fed minutes
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market rose for a third straight day Wednesday despite a report from the Federal Reserve that showed a growing chorus of central bank officials willing to raise interest rates sooner rather than later. In … read more.

Holder says he understands mistrust of police
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
ST. LOUIS — Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown’s death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he was repeatedly stopped … read more.

Partisan clash over Florida map
Thu  Aug 21 2014 01:19AM
TALLAHASSEE — A Florida judge is once again considering what to do in the next round of a lengthy and partisan-tinged battle over Florida’s congressional districts. Circuit Judge Terry Lewis held a three-hour hearing Wednesday over whether to approve a … read more.

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