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Man charged with lewd conduct involving child

Man charged with lewd conduct involving child

SEBRING — A St. Petersburg man inappropriately touched a girl, 4 to 5 years old, numerous times, and stuck his tongue in her mouth, according to a warrant released Friday.
Published: 05/22/15
Business Profile: Highlands Outboard Mobile Marine

Business Profile: Highlands Outboard Mobile Marine

Address: 212 Robin Ave., Sebring
Published: 05/24/15

Sebring businessman meets with Congressman Rooney

WASHINGTON, D.C. — David Leidel, EA, a Sebring businessman, met with Florida Congressman Tom Rooney and staff member Jessica Moore on May 13 to discuss important issues affecting taxpayers as part of the annual National Association of Enrolled...
Published: 05/24/15
From contract to clear out

From contract to clear out

SEBRING — Twenty-five years ago, Donna Collins was searching for a way to stay home with her first child while earning some income.
Published: 05/24/15
Places to go

Places to go

TODAYDirty Dozen pickup party, fun run slated
Published: 05/22/15
State School Board votes to support Gov. Scott’s education funding proposal

State School Board votes to support Gov. Scott’s education funding proposal

BUNNELL — The State Board of Education voted unanimously Wednesday to support Governor Rick Scott’s proposal to achieve historic per-student funding for the 2015-16 Fiscal Year.
Published: 05/22/15
Texting while driving hard to enforce, fines are minimal

Texting while driving hard to enforce, fines are minimal

SEBRING — Allie Slager and her friends were headed to the beach a few months ago.
Published: 05/22/15
Woman charged with falsifying records

Woman charged with falsifying records

SEBRING — A former family case manager supervisor for a social service agency dealing with foster children and children at risk for neglect or abuse may have falsified records to boost statistics, according to a warrant released Thursday.
Published: 05/21/15

District supervisor resigns amid drug testing

SEBRING — A transportation area supervisor with the School Board of Highlands County has resigned with prejudice after undergoing a random drug test, according to a school district official.
Published: 05/21/15
Flagging honor, respect

Flagging honor, respect

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 master sergeant who died at 52 in 1976. Behind Wyss, t...
Published: 05/22/15