December 3, 2014

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Garner Elementary School Lockdown has been Lifted -

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – DECEMBER 3, 2014 -

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Wacky Wednesday – Man Drinks TEN Cans of Coke Every Day For a Month – You’ll Never Guess How Much Weight He Piles On -

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Lake Wales Woman Injured When She Was Accidentally Pinned Between Two Cars -

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Polk County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Conducting Missing and Endangered Teen Investigation -

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – DECEMBER 2, 2014 -

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

This Day In History – December 2, 1997 – Affleck and Damon’s Good Will Hunting Debuts -

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

PCSO Deputies Arrest Kissimmee Man for October 2014 DUI Vehicular Homicide -

Monday, December 1, 2014

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – DECEMBER 1, 2014 -

Monday, December 1, 2014

Cooking On The Ridge : Honey Maid Holiday Cheesecake -

Monday, December 1, 2014

Judge Sides With Ray Rice, Player Reinstated To The NFL Immediately -

Friday, November 28, 2014

Multi-Vehicle Accident On Interstate 4 Blocking Eastbound Lanes -

Friday, November 28, 2014

PCSO Investigating Traffic Fatality – Vehicle vs. Pedestrian That Happened Late Wednesday Evening -

Friday, November 28, 2014

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – NOVEMBER 28, 2014 -

Friday, November 28, 2014

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – NOVEMBER 27, 2014 -

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Polk County Fire Rescue Shares Tips for Safe Holiday Decorating -

Thursday, November 27, 2014

41 Year Old Woman Killed & 4 Others Injured In Lake Wales Crash -

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Lake Wales Police Searching For Burglary Suspects -

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Former Poinciana High School Band Director Arrested For Having Sex With Students -

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Norby’s Steak & Seafood Giveaway -

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Come Join the Fun at the Crooked Lake Boat Parade Saturday Dec 6

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The Crooked Lake Boat Parade will be on Sat Dec 6, 2014 beginning at 6:00pm. Boaters will gather at 5:30pm west of Bob’s Landing off the county park. See route map for times.

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39 Mile Scenic Highway Yard Sale Saturday November 1 from 8 to 2

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Travel State Road 17, the beautiful Ridge Scenic Highway and visit us at seven great official locations: Haines City: Lake Eva Banquet Hall, 799 Johns Ave. & S. 8th St Dundee: Dundee Community Center, 603 Lake Marie Drive Lake of the Hills: Community Clubhouse 47 East Starr Ave, off SR 17 Lake Wales: CSX Trailhead: 450 N Scenic Hwy Babson Park: Across from Webber International University. 1050 N Scenic Hwy Ridge Audobon Center 200 N Crooked Lake Drive Frostproof: Downtown along E Wall Street at SR 17 Rain or Shine! Rent space for $10 at selected locations. Fundraiser event –…

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Free Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Disposal Event in Bartow

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Free Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Disposal Event in Bartow   BARTOW, Fla.  – Polk County residents can safely dispose of household hazardous waste and electronic equipment for no additional cost during a collection event hosted by Polk County’s Waste & Recycling Division. The collection will take place 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on October 18 at the Bartow High School, located at 1270 South Broadway in Bartow.   Household hazardous materials accepted during the event include: cleaners, polishes, solvents, automotive products, aerosol cans, insecticides, disinfectants, paint products, batteries and pool chemicals. Residents can drop off up to five electronic items…

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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  National Prescription Drug Take Back Day  StandUP Polk and local law enforcement agencies are proud to join The Drug Enforcement Administration and its national and community partners for the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, for citizens who want to dispose of unwanted and unused prescription drugs. National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a vital public safety and public health issue. More than seven million Americans currently abuse prescription drugs, according to the 2009 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Each…

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Lost Dog Owners Asking For Help Finding Her

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This puppy wondered off yesterday and the owners would like help finding her. She was last seen on N Scenic Hwy in Babson Park.  If you have seen her Please call 863 440 4992 and ask for Ayrian. 

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Help Needed! Construction Work!

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Help needed! If you have experience in construction framing/decking, truss setting and laying plywood please email your name and at least one job related reference. Experience will determine start pay. Polk County area. [email protected]

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Polk County Utilities Annual Water Quality Reports Available

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BARTOW, Fla. (July 15, 2014) – Polk County Utilities has the annual Water Quality Reports for all 22 public water systems operated by PCU available online for review or download.  Go to Polk-County.net, click on “Utilities”, then “Water Quality”. To request a paper copy, please call the PCU office at (863) 298-4100.

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