Saturday, Nov 01, 2014

Local News

Places to go

Places to go

Looking for some fun this weekend? Here’s what is going on around the county. Where will we see you?
Published: 10/31/14

Old court records being digitized

SEBRING — It might happen one day that a descendant of a Highlands County man named Paul Ryan might want to read his ancestor's court records at the Highlands County Clerk's Office. ...
Published: 10/30/14
Sebring is not nation’s poorest city

Sebring is not nation’s poorest city

SEBRING — No doubt about it, Sebring and Highlands County rank low in median income, but an online publication’s assessment of Sebring as the nation’s poorest city appears to be off the mark.
Published: 10/30/14
High school student to display art at arts, crafts festival

High school student to display art at arts, crafts festival

SEBRING — Ever since he was a young child growing up in Haiti, Judeler Petit-Noel has used paper and pencils to create art.
Published: 10/30/14
Arc resale store moving on up

Arc resale store moving on up

AVON PARK – There are plenty of used T-shirts, recycled jeans, slightly-scratched vinyl records, books with worn covers and stacked coffee mugs.
Published: 10/30/14
Accident investigation leads to drug arrest

Accident investigation leads to drug arrest

SEBRING — A hit-and-run accident investigation resulted in deputies arresting a man on drug charges, according to an arrest report released Wednesday.
Published: 10/29/14
Man leads deputy on chase, hits vehicle

Man leads deputy on chase, hits vehicle

SEBRING —A Highlands County man led a deputy on a chase after the deputy tried to make a traffic stop, according to a report released Wednesday.
Published: 10/29/14
The role of the caregiver

The role of the caregiver

Being a family caregiver has quickly become society’s new “norm.” As health awareness and medical science increase our longevity, people need to increase their own awareness of what this role entails.
Published: 11/01/14

LPHS student arrested after bomb threat

LAKE PLACID — A 16-year-old Lake Placid High School student was arrested Tuesday after a note was discovered Monday in a classroom, threatening that “on Oct. 31, 2014, the school is going to blow up,” according to a news release ...
Published: 10/28/14
Third-graders learn about ag at annual event

Third-graders learn about ag at annual event

SEBRING — Which is the only fruit with “seeds” on the outside and roughly how many seeds does one fruit bear?
Published: 10/29/14

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