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Price is right on to take talent show
Wed  Apr 16 2014 11:12AM
Practice may not make Sebring High School freshman Nala Price perfect, but it has put another $1,000 in her pocket. Price, a two-time division winner in Heartland Idol, took home … read more.
Shafer leaving Highlanders for Warner football post
Thu  Apr 3 2014 11:59PM
For the second time in his career, Lake Wales football coach Rod Shafer will be leaving the Highlanders to join a local fledgling college program. Shafer will take over as … read more.
Citrus commission changing its public approach
Sat  Apr 5 2014 08:00AM
The Florida Citrus Commission, at least for now, is getting out of the television advertising business. For decades a staple of the group’s yearly budget, millions previously spent to promote … read more.
Fourth graders take in farming
Wed  Mar 12 2014 08:00AM
For the 26th time, some 6,000 Polk County elementary school fourth-grade students jammed the Stuart Center on U.S. 17 in Bartow for the annual agriculture incursion program, Agri-Fest, where the … read more.
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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.

The ultimate love story
Sat  Mar 22 2014 08:00AM
Arno and Myrtle Birdsong undoubtedly always knew what their final words to each other would be. They just probably hadn’t imagined how they would be delivered. After 71 years of marriage — compassionate, caring companions to each other to the … read more.

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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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