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Friday, May 22, 2015
Flagging honor, respect
Austin Rials, a freshman cadet in Avon Park High’s JROTC, places a flag on a veteran’s grave at Lakeview Memorial Gardens on Thursday morning. The JROTC cadets walked the cemetery honoring veterans ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.
AVON PARK – There was Thomas D. Hoover, born July 5, 1942, died Feb. 24, 1998, served in Vietnam with the United States Air Force. A few rows down rested USAF Chief W.J. Wyss, a USAF chief...
The fine for texting and driving in Florida is $30 with no loss of points on a driver’s license.
Texting while driving hard to enforce, fines are minimal
Crime scene tape blocks off the road near where Floyd Hodge was shot by a Highlands County Sheriff’s Office sergeant responding to a call that Hodge was shooting at neighboring houses in March 2014.
Crime dropped in Highlands County in 2014, statistics show
The Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-Star Classic begins a three-day run at Firemen’s Field in Sebring today.
FACA Classic on tap