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Saturday, Apr 18, 2015


Migrant workers are required to make at least minimum wage

Highlands Today ran a feature story, “Life in the Camps,” on March 23, and while many aspects of the story accurately reflect how migrant workers generally enjoy their work and lives while being employed seasonally in Highlands County, ...
Published: 03/28/15

Letters to the editor

Reaching out
Published: 03/27/15

Let there be light, finally

This is a family which adores art and Mr. Harris and I enjoy traveling to the Ringling Museum to view the breathtaking canvases or driving to St. Petersburg to the Dali Museum. We try, a few times a year, to spend a day visiting an art museum we have...
Published: 03/26/15

Race week is good for Sebring

This past week brought about Sebring’s annual claim to fame: the 12 Hours of Sebring. As someone who has lived in Sebring my entire life, I often find people are surprised to find out that I have never attended the races myself. ...
Published: 03/25/15

U.S. 27 has many trouble spots that need improved

Being a highway engineer studying U.S. 27 through Avon Park and Sebring must be the challenge of a lifetime. Figuring out how to make all the traffic flow, with all the access points, would be a difficult task for any engineer. Despite the difficulty...
Published: 03/22/15

Survival raises questions

When you’re a cancer survivor, as I am, you live with a mix of emotions all the time.
Published: 03/22/15

Sebring race history is incredible

It has been called America’s greatest car race. Sebring’s claim to fame is the historic 12 Hours of Sebring.
Published: 03/21/15

We need to get over ourselves

When March is designated Women’s History Month, we should think of the women of the world, not just America; the poor, not just the prosperous; the abuse, not just the disrespect.
Updated: 1 months ago

Soaring with Ms. Hawk

It’s been said children must learn to stretch their wings while still under parental guidance to ensure they don’t crash to the ground.
Updated: 1 months ago

The joys of reading

Since I was a little kid, I have always loved reading. When I was younger, it was a how I spent a majority of my time.
Updated: 1 months ago