January 27, 2015

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PCSO Working Home Invasion In Auburndale -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Dragging Polk Sheriff’s Deputy -

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Ridge Classifieds Listing : Recently Foreclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income -

Friday, January 23, 2015

MANDI DUNAWAY SELECTED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH AT LAKE WALES MEDICAL CENTER -

Friday, January 23, 2015

Fun Friday – Central Florida Rum and Food Experience 2015 -

Friday, January 23, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – JANUARY 23, 2015 -

Friday, January 23, 2015

Here’s Your Chance to Win 2 Free Tickets to Wine Walk & Shop -

Friday, January 23, 2015

PCSO & LWPD Currently Working Situation Near John’s Appliance On Hwy 27 S. -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – JANUARY 22, 2015 -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Witnesses Report Plane Struck Lakeland Warehouse Building & Burst Into Flames -

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Hwy 27 Totally Blocked In Sebring After Rollover Accident and Onlooker Accident -

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – JANUARY 21, 2015 -

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Wacky Wednesday – Hotel Owner Finds Tree Stump That Looks Like E.T. -

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Ridgeclassifieds.com Listing: Recently Forclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income -

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Lake Wales Wine Walk & Shop – Join us for a Roaring 1920′s Themed Event to Celebrate 100 Year Anniversary of Lake Wales Area Chamber of Commerce -

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

UPDATE: Traffic Fatality On US Hwy 17 Blocking Lanes -

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Robbery Investigation at a Local Motel -

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

HEALTH INSURANCE DEADLINE LOOMS -

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Preventing Injuries for the Throwing Athlete, Part II -

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Overturned Semi Blocking E. Johnson Ave. In Haines City -

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

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    Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Dragging Polk Sheriff’s Deputy

    Bartow, Florida – At approximately 4:14 pm, on Monday, January 26, 2015, Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies Joseph Ranze, and Jacob Arbogast conducted a traffic stop on a 2000 black, two-door, Ford Mustang, on Hankin Road just north of Wells Road, Bartow.  The vehicle had an expired tag and he driver was not wearing a seatbelt.   During the initial contact with the driver, 34-year-old Edward Lamar Hudson, Jr, DOB 01/07/1981, 1125 Barhorst Road, Bartow, deputies detected the odor of cannabis from inside the vehicle.  Deputy Ranze also witnessed Hudson reaching into his pockets.  Deputy Ranze instructed Hudson to keep his hands in…

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    Ridge Classifieds Listing : Recently Foreclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income

      Recently Foreclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income 2BD , 2BTH, 1560SqFt, Located at 2394 Bent Yoke Court, Lake Wales, Priced to sell at $35,900.   Visit www.roselandco.com\CTT Drive by then call (800) 292-1550.  check out this listing and more at ridgeclassifieds.com

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    MANDI DUNAWAY SELECTED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH AT LAKE WALES MEDICAL CENTER

    DUNAWAY SELECTED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH AT LAKE WALES MEDICAL CENTER   Lake Wales, FL – Mandi Dunaway, Ultrasound Technologist, was named Employee of the Month for December at Lake Wales Medical Center.  She has worked for the hospital since 2011. In nominating her, a co-worker wrote, “The level of patient satisfaction with Ultrasound was very low when Mandi came on-board.  Mandi came in and worked very hard to change that.  She is responsive, thorough, and a very good clinician.  One of her best qualities is that she does not shy away from work, and she stays cool under pressure. …

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    Here’s Your Chance to Win 2 Free Tickets to Wine Walk & Shop

    Here’s your Chance to win 2 Free Tickets to Wine Walk & Shop!  Must be 21 or over (ID Required)!  Like, Share, or Comment on our Dailyridge.com Facebook Post for your chance to be selected!  

  • John Appliance Situation

    PCSO & LWPD Currently Working Situation Near John’s Appliance On Hwy 27 S.

    Update 5:15pm – A female ( believed to be girlfriend ) on the back of the motorcycle once they abandoned it they both took off in the swampy area she was found buried in some mud. She has been identified as Tabbithah Mae Holmes. Update 3:52pm: At 11:20 a.m. this morning, PCSO deputies came into contact with a suspect who has active warrants for DWLSR and Resisting Arrest. He was on a motorcycle in the Gordonville area (between Winter Haven and Bartow). He fled, and the PCSO helicopter assisted with following him. The motorcycle was ditched in the area of John’s Appliances…

Michael Dunn sentenced to Life without parole for murder of 17 year old in argument over loud music.

Florida Man Sentenced To Life In Prison After Killing Teen For Loud Music

Oct 17, 2014

  Jacksonville, Florida- The man who opened fire into a car full of teenagers, killing one, after an argument over loud music, was sentenced to life without parole on Friday. Michael Dunn, 47, was convicted of first-degree murder in the death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis, and three counts of attempted second degree murder for shooting at the other teens in the car with Davis. Dunn encountered the teens on the evening of  November 23, 2012, when he and his girlfriend pulled up next to their SUV in the parking lot of a Jacksonville convenience store. Dunn asked the teens to…

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Man Arrested For Secretly Videotaping Polk Woman In Her Bedroom

Oct 17, 2014

Lakeland, Florida – On Thursday, October 16, 2014, Polk County Sheriff’s deputies obtained an arrest warrant for 35-year-old Armando Perez, of 7482 Briarbay Loop in Lakeland, for 15 counts Video Voyeurism (F-3); he was located in Apopka later that day and placed under arrest by Apopka P.D. He is currently in the Orange County Jail. According to the affidavit, on October 16th, PCSO deputies responded to the residence in reference to a woman in the home who discovered a camera that had been set up in her bedroom without her knowledge. The victim was turning on a television when she…

Terrie Larken From Dover, Florida has been missing for a week. She may be in the Lakeland Florida Area.

Missing & Endangered Adult Woman: Help Find Terrie Larkin

Oct 17, 2014

Lakeland, Florida – Family members & the Sheriff’s Department is searching to find Terrie Larkin, 52, who was last seen around 1 p.m. Oct. 7 in Dover, Florida. Larkin who has schizophrenia may possibly be in Lakeland, Florida. Larkin left to go on a walk on Jerry Smith road, something she does everyday. She was wearing a trench coat, flip flops and had a drawstring backpack with her. She didn’t answer when a family member asked her where she was going. The family did find information about New York and bus stations in her room. They are unsure if she…

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Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Dragging Polk Sheriff’s Deputy

Bartow, Florida – At approximately 4:14 pm, on Monday, January 26, 2015, Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies Joseph Ranze, and Jacob Arbogast conducted a traffic stop on a 2000 black, two-door, Ford Mustang, on Hankin Road just north of Wells Road, Bartow.  The vehicle had an expired tag and he driver was not wearing a seatbelt.   During the initial contact with the driver, 34-year-old Edward Lamar Hudson, Jr, DOB 01/07/1981, 1125 Barhorst Road, Bartow, deputies detected the odor of cannabis from inside the vehicle.  Deputy Ranze also witnessed Hudson reaching into his pockets.  Deputy Ranze instructed Hudson to keep his hands in…

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LWPD Searching For Purse Theft Suspects

Lake Wales, Florida – The Lake Wales Police Department is attempting to identify the subjects in these photographs. The subjects are wanted for questioning in reference to a theft which occurred on December 22, 2014 around 6:37pm at Dillard’s in Lake Wales. The victim’s purse was stolen from behind an employee counter while the victim was working. Several fraudulent charges were made on the victim’s credit cards after her purse was stolen.        If you have any information on the identity of the subjects in these pictures or the theft investigation itself please contact Detective Stephanie Goreck at (863) 678-4223…

Ridge Classifieds Listing : Recently Foreclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income

Recently Foreclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income 2BD , 2BTH, 1560SqFt, Located at 2394 Bent Yoke Court, Lake Wales, Priced to sell at $35,900.   Visit www.roselandco.com\CTT Drive by then call (800) 292-1550.  check out this listing and more at ridgeclassifieds.com

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Ridge Classifieds Listing : Recently Foreclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income

  Recently Foreclosed, Special Financing Available, Any Credit, Any Income 2BD , 2BTH, 1560SqFt, Located at 2394 Bent Yoke Court, Lake Wales, Priced to sell at $35,900.   Visit www.roselandco.com\CTT Drive by then call (800) 292-1550.  check out this listing and more at ridgeclassifieds.com