August 18, 2014

Headlines Now:

COOKING ON THE RIDGE : CRISPY GARLIC PARMESAN CHICKEN -

Monday, August 18, 2014

Cement Truck Accident Closing On Ramp To Hwy 27 From 17/92 -

Monday, August 18, 2014

48 Year Old Woman Haines City Woman Dies Crashing Into Ft. Meade Home -

Monday, August 18, 2014

Tennessee Titan & Lake Wales HS Alum Maikon Bonani In A Kicking Battle -

Friday, August 15, 2014

76 Year Old Female Business Owner Battered By Robbery Suspects -

Friday, August 15, 2014

PCSO SVU Arrest Couple After Reports of Aggrevated Child Abuse -

Friday, August 15, 2014

28 Year Old Haines City Man Killed In Accident On S.R. 544 -

Friday, August 15, 2014

Teen Lived In Walmart For 2 Days -

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Mom Arrested For Letting Toddlers Walk To Park While She Allegedly Went To Food Bank -

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Life Tragedies and Lessons Learned -

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Horrific Crash Kills Local Woman -

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Car Smashes Into L’Incontro Restaurant In Lake Wales -

Monday, August 11, 2014

Winter Haven Police Chief Gary Hester To Take New “Deputy County Manager” Position -

Monday, August 11, 2014

Lake Wales Man Arrested For Attempted Murder -

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Man Killed In Winter Haven After Hitting Telephone Pole -

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Sheriff Homicide Detectives Investigating Auburndale Hit & Run -

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Winter Haven Police Searching For Armed Robbery Suspects -

Friday, August 8, 2014

LWPD Investing Theft of a 2011 Polaris Range Crew 800 ATV -

Friday, August 8, 2014

PCSO Undercover Detectives Arrest 17 During Narcotics Investigation -

Friday, August 8, 2014

Lake Wales Police Want To Identify Burglary Suspects -

Friday, August 8, 2014

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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UPDATE: 2 Dogs in Babson Park Missing Their Owner!

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Two more dogs returned home safely!   Please help find the owners of these 2 dogs! They are safe for now, but cannot stay for long. Found in Babson Park roaming the area between Seminole and Regal Court.  If these are your dogs let us know so we can get them home!  

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CLEAN UP YOUR FAVORITE LAKE DURING LAKES APPRECIATION MONTH

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POLK COUNTY, FL – July is Lakes Appreciation Month! The Lakes Education/Action Drive (LE/AD), a non-profit organization whose goal is to provide environmental and water resource education to citizens around Polk County, invites you to pick a lake and a time in July to clean up your favorite lake. Lakes Appreciation Month is a national event that originated from the North American Lake Management Society (NALMS), whose purpose is to forge partnerships among citizens, scientists, and professionals to foster the management and protection of lakes and reservoirs for today and tomorrow. For us in Polk County that means an opportunity…

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Polk County Fire Rescue Employee Makes Strides for Drowning Prevention

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Polk County, Fla. (June 18, 2014) – The state of Florida leads the country in drowning deaths of children ages one to four and Polk County has averaged nearly three per year for the last 10 years. Already this year there have been two drownings and one near drowning in the county, which is setting a fire inside one Polk County Fire Rescue employee to do something. “Witnessing these events first hand has inspired a passion in me to somehow stop or at least drastically decrease the number of these tragic accidents,” said engineer/paramedic Blaise Dillman. Blaise’s love for endurance…

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Puppy Found in Babson Park

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If your Puppy is missing, our readers have found one. Found this sweet boy at the Mini Macs in Babson Park! He has a black collar but no tags!! Please help find his family!! If he’s yours message us and we’ll get you in touch with the person who found him.

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