July 4, 2015

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Update on Fatal Fire That Happened Tuesday Morning in Davenport -

Thursday, July 2, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – JULY 2, 2015 -

Thursday, July 2, 2015

THIS DAY IN HISTORY – JULY 2, 1937 – AMELIA EARHART DISAPPEARS -

Thursday, July 2, 2015

John G Reger of St. Cloud Turned Himself in to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Thunder On The Ridge Haines City’s Annual Fourth of July Celebration -

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Haines City Shooting Suspect In Custody After Alleged Attempted Murder -

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Do You Want to Get Away But Can’t Leave Town? -

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – JUNE 30, 2015 -

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Polk County Fire Rescue on Scene of a Fatal Fire -

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Listing Featured on RidgeClassifieds.com – 1989 Kawasaki Custom Built -

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

It’s that time of year again!!! You need to get your A/C system checked and cleaned by the professionals at Iceberg Air Conditioning. -

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

St. Cloud Man Wanted in Winter Haven For Attacking 20-Year-Old After Offering a Ride -

Monday, June 29, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – JUNE 29, 2015 -

Monday, June 29, 2015

COOKING ON THE RIDGE : FOURTH OF JULY FLAG LASAGNA -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Lake Wales Company Fishing For Business With Florida SBDC At USF -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Auburndale Police have Identified and Arrested Hit and Run Driver -

Monday, June 29, 2015

Man Arrested For Animal Cruelty – Dog Appeared To Be Eating Dirt -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Fun Friday – Opening July 1st in the Florida Mall – The Crayola Experience -

Friday, June 26, 2015

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS – KNOW THE LAW – Q & A WITH OUELLETTE LAW FIRM -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Inclement Weather A Factor In Crash That Kills Polk Woman -

Friday, June 26, 2015

Fun Friday – Babson Park’s Inaugural Sandy Ridge Music Fest On the shores of Crooked Lake at Webber International University May 9

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Babson Park’s Inaugural Sandy Ridge Music Fest will be held on the shores of Crooked Lake at Webber International University on May 9. The event will be headlined by Emi Sunshine, a 10 year old prodigy from East Tennessee who is gaining national attention. She is a regular performer at The Grand Ole Opry and has appeared on The Today Show, plus she has performed with Marty Stuart at Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.Other performers will be local favorites, Small Town Girls, Hubo Bentley & Dim Crooked Fools and Sticky Steve & The Pollinators. Current MusicGirl scholarship recipients will perform with…

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Lady Warriors finish 2nd at 2015 Sun Conference Championship Meet

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  The Lady Warriors of Webber International took the runner’s up position (127 points) for the second consecutive year at the Sun Conference championships behind host Embry Riddle (204 points). Northwood University finished in third with104 points. On day 1 of the championship meet, the Warriors sprinted out to the team scoring lead with all conference performances by junior thrower, Jasmin Thompson in the Javelin (2nd place 118’0″), sophomore sprinter/jumper, Charrie Dennard in the triple jump (1rst place conf. record 40’21/4″), and sophomore jumper, Rachel Fredrick in the high jump (tied for 2nd 5’21/4″). Completing the day was the all-conference 4x800m relay team of Sr. Lauren Nygren, Soph. Kathi…

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Polk County Sheriffs are Searching for the Suspects Involved in this Mornings Burglary of The Mini Mac’s in Babson Park

We know they’re covered up, but do you recognize these guys? Or have any information about a burglary that occurred early this morning at Mini Macs store, 901 North Scenic Hwy in Babson Park?This crime occurred at 4:12 a.m. on March 31, 2015. The three suspects seen here broke the glass in the front door, went in, stole the cash register, some cigars, and cash, and fled. There may be a fourth suspect involved, who stayed outside. The entire burglary took 60 seconds, as you can see on the clock. If you have any information about this incident, you are…

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Webber Men’s Golf Fininsh in 3rd Place at 43rd Annual marine Corps Tournament

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Webber Men’s Golf Fininsh in 3rd Place at 43rd Annual marine Corps Tournament Camp LeJune, N.C., - The Webber International University Warriors men’s golf team finished the 43rd Annual Marine Corps Tournament in third place. The Warriors finished with a three round total of 868, 290-275-303. They were five strokes behind Wittenberg’s 863 and were 17 strokes behind the champions Oglethorpe’s 851. Leading the Warriors on the course were; Claes Isaksson with at three round total of 215, 72-67-76; Stuart Winsby’s 219, 73-73-73; Alex Fellas shot 220, 71-69-80; Greg Gentry also shot a 220, 74-68-78; and William Erickson scored 226, 79-71-76. The Warriors will…

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High Speed Internet for rural areas. Coming SOON.

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High Speed Internet for rural areas. Coming SOON. Do you live in the rural areas where technology has left you behind? The big guys like Brighthouse, Comcast and Verizon have no desire to provide service to these area’s due to the lack of a high return on the investment they would make in expanding their current infrastructure to supply high speed data to those areas. Areas like : Walk-in-water road and Saddlebag portions of Brighthouse. The Lake Rosalie/Walk-in Water area of Comcast. Most of rural Polk county served by Verizon. Tiger Creek Forest Babson Park Well, the solution is coming…

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Woman Suspected of Ingesting Crack Cocaine Dies at Bartow Regional Medical Center

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Woman suspected of ingesting crack cocaine dies at Bartow Regional Medical Center   On Tuesday, December 16, Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies made contact with the residents at 937 Lindus Park Road, Babson Park, in reference to a narcotics complaint. The detectives made contact with Walter Dukes, who was confirmed to be on felony probation for possession of crack cocaine; Stuart Lamphear; Walter Dukes III; and April Rollison.  All four were taken into custody for drug and drug paraphernalia charges based upon crack cocaine, cocaine, marijuana and paraphernalia having been found at the home.  All of the suspects were transported to the…

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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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