Close

Sun Subscriber Website Login




Username:  

Password:



Please wait....
 
 The Lake Wales News Top Stories

Loading...
LATEST LOCAL NEWS
Retired judge held in high regard by peers
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
A pall was cast over the 10th Judicial Circuit Court when word spread that retired Judge William Arthur Norris Jr., had passed away on April 15 following a long battle … read more.
New Depot Museum will debut May 31
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
A re-purposed and renamed Lake Wales Depot Museum will reopen to the public May 31, some 15 months after it was abruptly shut down. The facility will be known as the … read more.
Legislation may help Frostproof get grocery store
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
Of all places, Frostproof is looking to Tallahassee in its quest to bring a grocery store to the city. While the bad news is that Frostproof isn’t going to be … read more.
Streamsong hopes USGA event is just the first
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
When the United States Golf Association brings one of its national amateur tournaments to Streamsong next month, the resort just west of Fort Meade is hoping it marks the beginning … read more.
More Local News
Relay For Life dedicated to Simpson
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
Billy Simpson has served on many boards, been elected to positions to represent the public, but on Friday he was the chairman of a new one: The Bartow-Lake Wales Relay For Life. “To qualify for this job, you have to … read more.

New approaches developed promoting OJ, citrus
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
The Florida Department of Citrus is all-too-aware sales of orange juice and other citrus beverages are on the decline and have been the past several years. “Production is the lowest it’s ever been,” said Samantha Lane, Director of Public Relations … read more.

Bartow’s Girl’s Inc.’s open house coming
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
Next Saturday, Girls, Inc. of Bartow has planned an open house at its Main Street location to let girls of all ages know what sort of programs are available that will help them become “strong, smart and bold.” Girls, Inc. … read more.

Yard of the Month
Wed  Apr 27 2016 08:30AM
The Lake Wales Association of Realtors has announced the Yard of the Month at the residence of Anthony and Jennifer Staiano. This 1927 Mediterranean home is located at 944 Campbell Avenue, where they have made their residence over the last … read more.

Page: [1] 2 3
State, National and World News
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits
Thu  Apr 28 2016 09:23PM
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana county plans to dispose of more than three dozen Cold War-era sanitation kits meant to provide makeshift bathroom facilities for fallout shelters. Forty-two fiberboard drums labeled “SK IV Sanitation Kit” were shipped to Gallatin … read more.

House committee votes to require women to register for draft
Fri  Apr 29 2016 01:19AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Women would be required to register for the military draft under a House committee’s bill that comes just months after the Defense Department lifted all gender-based restrictions on front-line combat units. A divided Armed Services Committee backed … read more.

Whitey Bulger’s girlfriend gets 21 more months in prison
Fri  Apr 29 2016 01:19AM
BOSTON (AP) — The longtime girlfriend of Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger was sentenced Thursday to an additional 21 months in prison by a judge who said she had shown a “twisted” sense of loyalty to Bulger by refusing to … read more.

Tracking the flow of guns used in crime is inexact science
Fri  Apr 29 2016 01:19AM
SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) — Adventure Outdoors is an 80,000-square-foot store with walls lined with long guns, cases packed with handguns and aisles jammed with all the accessories an avid outdoorsman would need: coolers, clothing, ammo. At the customer service counter … read more.

Page: [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7
ADVERTISEMENT
AP Video
Lake Wales Weather
Publish Your Photos