Monday, Oct 20, 2014

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Man charged with killing 21-month-old child

Man charged with killing 21-month-old child

SEBRING— A Sebring man told authorities the 21-month-old boy placed in his care hit his head on the side of a bathtub, according to a warrant affidavit released Tuesday.
Published: 10/14/14
LP approves rezoning for Belleview Cottages

LP approves rezoning for Belleview Cottages

LAKE PLACID — The town council Monday approved the second reading of a rezoning ordinance for The Bellview Street Cottages residential housing project.
Published: 10/15/14

Man accused of grabbing girlfriend’s neck

AVON PARK — An Avon Park man is accused of grabbing his live-in girlfriend by the neck, according to a report released Tuesday.
Published: 10/14/14

Avon Park motorcyclist killed in Polk County accident, authorities add

POLK COUNTY— A 49-year-old Avon Park man was killed in a motorcycle accident in Polk County around 10 p.m. Saturday, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office said.
Published: 10/14/14
Man accused of selling marijuana

Man accused of selling marijuana

SEBRING — When a man dropped a bag of marijuana in his car between the door and the front seat after seeing a police officer watching him, that didn’t prevent him from being arrested, according to a report released Monday....
Published: 10/13/14
Golf courses hit the trail

Golf courses hit the trail

AVON PARK — They’ve hosted generations of golfers, from Sunday afternoon swingers to some of the top international professionals and those who are still in the prime of their games.
Published: 10/14/14
Contract talks await school enrollment numbers

Contract talks await school enrollment numbers

SEBRING — Teachers and school support personnel continue to work under their 2013-14 contract agreement with the School Board of Highlands County as the negotiation teams wait for the official student enrollment numbers before starting contrac...
Published: 10/14/14
Some question why murder suspect was out on bond

Some question why murder suspect was out on bond

SEBRING — When a man accused of raping a woman in August was arrested last week and accused of murdering her, some people wondered on Facebook why he was out on bond.
Published: 10/14/14
Sebring Christmas parade applications available

Sebring Christmas parade applications available

SEBRING — The planning of the annual Sebring Christmas Parade is underway. This year, the grand marshal is Mayor John Shoop.
Published: 10/14/14
Highlands Hammock kicking off Music in the Park concert series

Highlands Hammock kicking off Music in the Park concert series

SEBRING — Back Porch Revival will launch the 2014-15 Music in the Park concert series this Saturday at Highlands Hammock State Park.
Published: 10/14/14

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