September 1, 2015

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Wanted Fugitive From Justice $$$ Cash Reward -

Monday, August 31, 2015

LAKE WALES MEDICAL CENTER PLANS BREAST CANCER FUNDRAISER – Pink Pajama Party -

Monday, August 31, 2015

Register Now for Quivering Quads Race -

Monday, August 31, 2015

COOKING ON THE RIDGE: CARAMEL APPLE CRISP -

Monday, August 31, 2015

Polk County Sandbag Fill Sites Remain Open -

Monday, August 31, 2015

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

Haines City Girl Says She Was Bullied Over Head Scarf

Haines City, Florida – In a story by ABC Action News a Haines City girl says she was the victim of bullying over wearing a religious head scarf. Zahrah Habibulla says she started getting harassed in December.

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Car Flips, Catches Fire On H.L. Smith Rd

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A car has been flipped onto its side and caught fire. The accident has taken place on H.L. Smith Rd & Rhodes Rd. We have no details of injuries at this time. Please drive carefully.

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Free Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Disposal in Haines City

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    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 and the City of Haines City. The collection will take place 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 8 at the Public Works Utility Complex, 300 N. 5th Street in Haines City.  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 per household. Electronic materials accepted…

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Masked Thugs Knock Elderly Man Unconscious In Haines City Home Invasion

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Haines City, Florida – On January 21, 2014 at approximately 0015 hours, a report was taken regarding a possible Home Invasion style Robbery. The incident occurred at an Avenue I address in Haines City, Florida. The 86 year old victim advised that he answered a knock at thedoor and when he opened the door he was struck and knocked unconscious. After waking up, he was able to call for help.  The victim advised that there were two or three subjects at the door, but they were wearing masks at the time of the incident.Anyone having information regarding this incident, or having…

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Man Who Ran Into Hwy 27 Traffic Struck & Killed

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  Haines City, Florida – At approximately 6:09 pm, on Sunday, January 5, 2014, 48-year-old Larry G. Strouse DOB 10/06/1965,  Windsong Avenue, Davenport, was observed on the east side of U.S. 27 at La Casa Del Sol Boulevard. Strouse ran west across the northbound lanes of U.S. 27 and into the center lane of southbound U.S. 27, where he stopped. When Strouse stopped in the roadway, he was struck by a white, 2005, four-door Chrysler, driven by 23-year-old Oksana M. Dee DOB 11/21/1990,  Knollwood Drive, Davenport, who was traveling southbound on U.S. 27 in the center lane. Strouse was propelled…

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PCSO Confirms One Person Struck & Killed In Accident On Hwy 27 Near La Casa Del Sol Blvd

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Haines City, Florida- The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting a fatal crash investigation involving a vehicle versus pedestrian. The incident occurred on Highway 27 near La Casa Del Sol Boulevard shortly after 6:00 pm, today, Sunday, January 05, 2014. The southbound lanes of Highway 27 are closed while deputies investigate. According to readers traffic is currently being detoured down Holly Hill Road. We will update this story when we have more information>

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Two Severely Injured In Crash That Shut Down Part of Hwy 27 Friday Night

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Haines City, Florida – Haines City Police are currently investigating a serious bodily injury crash that occurred on US Highway 27 and Crane Road at approximately 1149 hours on 12/27/2013. A freight-liner tractor trailer being driven by Wilbert Sanon of Staghorn Street, Wellington FL 33414, was making a U-turn at the intersection of US 27 and Crane Road. While the tractor trailer was in the midst of its U-turn when a vehicle (1999 White Chevrolet Lumina) traveling southbound on US Highway 27, being driven by Arisner Agenor of  Vista Lago Drive #1, Winter Haven FL 33881 struck the tractor trailer…

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