March 27, 2015

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Keep Polk County Beautiful, Inc. Will Hold a FREE Tire Recycling Event on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. -

Friday, March 27, 2015

Fun Friday – The Story of Jesus – Hardee County Cattleman’s Arena -

Friday, March 27, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – MARCH 27, 2015 -

Friday, March 27, 2015

Semi Vs. Pickup Towing 32Ft. Trailer Slowing I-4 Traffic In Davenport -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

The Oasis Spa Has a Special for Today and Tomorrow -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Wacky Wednesday – Elizabeth Sullivan, 104 Years Old, Credits Dr Pepper For Her Longevity -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – MARCH 25, 2015 -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

TJ Maxx Makes An Immediate Impact On Community With $5,000 Donation -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

4 Haines City Residents In Serious Condition After Accident On Hwy 27 -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

19-year-old Auburndale Man Charged in Shaken Baby Syndrome Case -

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office Currently Conducting Death Investigation in Loughman -

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – MARCH 24, 2015 -

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Get a Spring in Your Step With Oasis Spa’s Blooming Spa Deal! -

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Cooking On The Ridge: Asparagus Roll Ups -

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Polk County Schools Early Release Wednesday -

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

UPDATE: Polk Man Dies After Suspicious Shooting -

Monday, March 23, 2015

Polk County Grow House Busted -

Monday, March 23, 2015

Sorensen & Schade Chevrolet Now Hiring Sales Men and Women -

Monday, March 23, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – MARCH 23, 2015 -

Monday, March 23, 2015

Polk Sheriff Seeking Help Locating Suspect Scanning Device “Skimmer” Case -

Monday, March 23, 2015

Keep Polk County Beautiful, Inc. Will Hold a FREE Tire Recycling Event on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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Lakeland (March 27, 2015) – Keep Polk County Beautiful, Inc. will hold a FREE Tire Recycling event  on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  This event will take place at The Lakeland Center, 701 W. Lime St. Residents may discard of up to 10 tires at the event (Per Person/Per Vehicle). Tires MUST be STANDARD VEHICLE SIZE ONLY.  Participants must show photo ID/ proof of Polk County residency to take advantage of the free disposal. This limit will be strictly enforced.  Contact Keep Polk County Beautiful, Inc. for exception questions. This Tire Recycling Event is made…

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Fun Friday – The Story of Jesus – Hardee County Cattleman’s Arena

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  The Story of Jesus has captured the hearts of thousands for more than two decades. Visually dazzling and action packed, this three hour epic production tells the timeless story of Christ with remarkable new life. The blend of Biblical accuracy, Judean flavor, contemporary special effects, and unique staging make it one of the most popular passion plays of our time. The monstrous 250-foot set teems with life as a cast of 150 animals and 225 people ignite on the stage. The images and words of Jesus become a never to be forgotten reality. Casted by volunteers of all ages,…

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POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – MARCH 27, 2015

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Every weekday  we will have the Polk Mugshot of The Day. The mugshot will be someone arrested in Polk County in the past couple of weeks. The mugshot along with the charges will be posted. Please remember these individuals are innocent until proven guilty. Polk Mugshot of the Day brought to you by polkmugshot.com. AUDETTE, DUANE  PAUL    Race: W    Sex: M    DOB: 7/19/1983 Height: 508     Weight: 170 Arresting Agency: POLK COUNTY SHERIFF  Charges:  MOVING TRAFFIC VIOL-KNOWINGLY DRIVE WHILE LIC SUSP Surety $1500,  POSS OF F/ARM CONVICTED FELON Surety $7500, POSS OF AMMO BY C/FELON Surety $7500, POSS OF C/WPN BY CNVCTD FELON Surety $7500, CANNABIS POSS NOT MORE THAN 20G  Surety $1000, POSS/USE NARC PARA Surety $1000, DRUGS-POSS LISTED CHEM WITS MFG C/SUB Surety…

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Semi Vs. Pickup Towing 32Ft. Trailer Slowing I-4 Traffic In Davenport

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Davenport, Florida – The Florida Highway Patrol and emergency crews are currently cleaning up an accident on I-4. According to Sgt. Steve Gaskins, FHP spokesperson, advises that a semi vs. pickup towing a 32 ft. trailer has eastbound lanes blocked. The accident occurred at 11:51am near MM51 in Davenport. At this time vehicles are moving slowly around the accident on the shoulder of the road. We do not have any confirmation of injuries at this time. This is an ongoing story and we will update if we get further details.

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The Oasis Spa Has a Special for Today and Tomorrow

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$50 Massage special today and tomorrow (Thursday.)!!! Choose ANY 1 Hour Massage for just $50: Hot Stone, Relaxation, Pregnancy, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, etc! Limited quantity available call now before they are gone! (863) 232-6968

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Wacky Wednesday – Elizabeth Sullivan, 104 Years Old, Credits Dr Pepper For Her Longevity

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Elizabeth Sullivan, 104 Years Old, Credits Dr Pepper For Her Longevity For one Texas woman, the best doctor in the world just might be Dr Pepper. Elizabeth Sullivan, who turned 104 on Wednesday, says drinking three cans of the soda a day is one of the secrets to her remarkable longevity. “Every doctor that sees me says they’ll kill you, but they die and I don’t,” Sullivan told CBSDFW. “So there must be a mistake somewhere.” One of Dr Pepper’s early slogans was “Drink a bite to eat at 10, 2 and 4,” to help prevent the low energy that some…

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POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – MARCH 25, 2015

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Every weekday  we will have the Polk Mugshot of The Day. The mugshot will be someone arrested in Polk County in the past couple of weeks. The mugshot along with the charges will be posted. Please remember these individuals are innocent until proven guilty. Polk Mugshot of the Day brought to you by polkmugshot.com. MERCER, JASON  LAMAR       Race: W    Sex: M    DOB: 8/12/1985 Height: 600     Weight: 188 Arresting Agency: POLK COUNTY SHERIFF  Charges:  SELL/DIST/SHOW, ETC OBSCENE MAT TO MINOR Surety $3000, LEWD/LASC CONDUCT ON CHILD Surety $15000,  LEWD/LASC EXHIBITION (DEF >18,VIC <16)  Surety $15000 The views, opinions, positions or strategies expressed by the authors and those providing comments are theirs alone, and do not necessarily reflect…

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