August 30, 2015

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Polk County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Detectives Arrest Lake Wales Man in Connection to St. Paul Drive Homicide -

Friday, August 28, 2015

Polk City Man Indicted On Murder Charges In July Stabbing -

Friday, August 28, 2015

Joint Task Force Takes Down Winter Haven Child Predator Suspect -

Friday, August 28, 2015

Come In And Get Recharged with One of These Specials at The Oasis Spa -

Friday, August 28, 2015

Fun Friday – Tram Nature Tours at Circle B Bar Reserve -

Friday, August 28, 2015

Our Children’s Academy Receives Grant from The CVS Foundation -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Hope for Charlotte Fundraiser – Saturday August 29, 2015 – At The Frostproof Depot from 11AM to 4PM -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Body Found On Hollingsworth Rd. Ruled Homicide -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Don’t forget YMCA offers Child Care, VPK Before and Afterschool Enrollment -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

426 Additional Charges of Child Pornography against Polk County Jail Imate and “Sextortion” Suspect Daniel Dunfree -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Accident Involving School Bus Vs. Motorcyclist -

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Lakeland Fire Department Battle Tire Center Fire -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

11 Month Old Baby Drowns In Family Pool -

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Don’t let your A/C maintenance go! You need to get your A/C system checked and cleaned by the professionals at Iceberg Air Conditioning. -

Monday, August 24, 2015

COOKING ON THE RIDGE: BLUEBERRY FOOLS -

Monday, August 24, 2015

Polk County Fire Rescue Makes Reptile Rescue From Fire -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

When Planning on Giving False Identification to Law Enforcement, One Might Know the Criminal History of the Identity Being Used -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Lake Wales Family YMCA – Child Care, VPK, Before and Afterschool -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Sept. 11 Deadline to Contest 2015 Property Values -

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Lakeland Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges -

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

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    Fire Rescue service moves to South County Jail property

    Fire Rescue service moves to South County Jail property   Bartow, Fla. (August 17, 2015) — Firefighters in the Sun Ray area of Polk County are one step closer to their proposed new station on the property of the South County Jail.   A temporary station has been placed on the property located in Frostproof. The move will place the firefighters in the center of their primary response zone to help reduce response times to medical and fire emergencies in southeastern Polk County. The firefighters were previously housed in the Sun Ray Motel on US 27.   This move is the…

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    Nothing Like Celebrating the Best of The Best

    Nothing like celebrating with the best of the best – On Tuesday, July 21, 2015, Sheriff Grady Judd joined the Frostproof 12 and Under (Ponytails Traditional) Girls Softball team as they celebrated their State Title win. These state champions will now move up to the World Series in Hartsville, South Carolina. They leave on July 23 and are not planning on returning until they capture the World Series Championship on July 27, 2015! Swing Away Frostproof!

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    Congratulations to Frostproof Little League Teams for Awesome Accomplishments This Season

    From July 3-5, 2015, the Frostproof Youthball (Dixie Youth organization) Allstars 12 and Under Girls softball team, along with the 10 and Under Girls softball team, both captured the District  V Championship and traveled to the State Championship in Midway, Florida. The 10 and Under Girls won State runner-up after being undefeated throughout the district and state tournaments until the last game.   The 12 and Under Girls softball team, under the coaching of Steven Weir, Matt Scott, Mary Scott and Vince Garrett, captured the State Championship to gain the title of Dixie Youth Florida State Champions 12U Traditional. These girls worked…

Overturned Semi Blocking All Lanes of S.R.60

Aug 29, 2015

Lake Wales, Florida – According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office an overturned semi tractor-trailer has completely blocked S.R.60.  The area of the accident is East of Walk In Water Rd. According to Polk County Sheriff’s spokesperson, Donna Wood,  there are no injuries reported at this time. At this time we have no information on how long the road may be blocked. Motorists should avoid the area.

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Polk County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Detectives Arrest Lake Wales Man in Connection to St. Paul Drive Homicide

Aug 28, 2015

On August 27, 2015, 20-year-old Polk County Jail inmate Shaquille Jabar Wingate was indicted by the grand jury for First Degree Murder, Robbery With a Firearm, and Armed Burglary, in the homicide of Othneil “T.Y.” Wilson. He remains in the Polk County Jail on no bond.   The investigation is ongoing.   PREVIOUS NEWS RELEASE: Polk County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Detectives Arrest Lake Wales Man in Connection to St. Paul Drive Homicide   20-year-old Shaquille Jabar Wingate, Scenic Highway N, Lake Wales, has been charged with First Degree Murder, Robbery with Firearm, and Armed Burglary, and has been booked into the Polk County…

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Polk City Man Indicted On Murder Charges In July Stabbing

Aug 28, 2015

Polk City, Florida – On Thursday, August 27, 2015, 52-year-old Polk County Jail inmate Nelson Robinson was indicted by the grand jury for First Degree Murder and Attempted First Degree Murder in the homicide of Horace Kinsler and attempted homicide of Joseph Kinsler. At approximately 8:42 pm, Thursday, July 30, 2015, deputies responded to a report of a stabbing on Smith Road in Polk City. Upon their arrival, deputies located two victims, Horace Kinsler, and his brother, 49-year-old Joseph Kinsler, Saint Mary, Florida. Joseph Kinsler was transported to Lakeland Regional Health Center with stab wounds to his chest and left…

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Polk County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Detectives Arrest Lake Wales Man in Connection to St. Paul Drive Homicide

On August 27, 2015, 20-year-old Polk County Jail inmate Shaquille Jabar Wingate was indicted by the grand jury for First Degree Murder, Robbery With a Firearm, and Armed Burglary, in the homicide of Othneil “T.Y.” Wilson. He remains in the Polk County Jail on no bond.   The investigation is ongoing.   PREVIOUS NEWS RELEASE: Polk County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Detectives Arrest Lake Wales Man in Connection to St. Paul Drive Homicide   20-year-old Shaquille Jabar Wingate, Scenic Highway N, Lake Wales, has been charged with First Degree Murder, Robbery with Firearm, and Armed Burglary, and has been booked into the Polk County…

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Come In And Get Recharged with One of These Specials at The Oasis Spa

Has the first week of school left you stressed and frazzled?! Come in and get recharged with one of these specials!  

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Our Children’s Academy Receives Grant from The CVS Foundation

Our Children’s Academy Receives Grant from the CVS Foundation Lake Wales, Florida – On August 20, 2015, Our Children’s Academy was awarded funding from the CVS Foundation. All funding will go towards Our Children’s Academy’s School Wide Behavior Program. In the Behavior Program, students earn points towards high quality rewards and reinforcement when they exhibit appropriate behavior and make progress on their behavior. Students who have earned points are then given tokens throughout the week and are rewarded in a store-like environment where they are able to exchange their tokens for preferred items. Not only are students learning how to…

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Don’t forget YMCA offers Child Care, VPK Before and Afterschool Enrollment

Don’t forget YMCA offers Child Care, VPK Before and Afterschool Enrollment Transportation, food and educational activities provided call 863-676-9441 or stop by 1001 Burns Ave, Lake Wales, FL 33853