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Thursday, May 28, 2015
Pool safety emphasized after death of toddler
Child safety gates, like the one around the Highlands County YMCA’s pool, can help keep children away from pools without adult supervision.
SEBRING — Nearly a quarter a century ago, Victoria Tretter experienced the same type of loss and tragedy as the mother whose 18-month-old toddler drowned last...
In this photograph by Carlton Ward Jr., a gator peeks its head above the water. The Highlands Art League has received $12,000 in grants to host the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition Exhibit, of which Ward was a part, from Sept. 24 to March 15 at the Highlands Museum of the Arts (MoTA).
Exhibit on Florida’s natural beauty coming to Sebring art museum
Lake Placid Mayor John Holbrook checks the inside of the Journal Building, which will be renovated to house multiple businesses.
Journal Plaza project spotlights downtown revitalization
Avon Park senior Josnel Soto is the All-Highlands Boys Weightlifter of the Year. Soto took home fourth place in the 129-pound weight class at the state meet.
Raising the bar