Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

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New ordinance: Don’t feed feral cats

New ordinance: Don’t feed feral cats

SEBRING — County commissioners passed an animal control ordinance Tuesday but again could not find a way to help a man who wants to drive his golf cart on Avon Park Lake streets.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Harbor Freight is coming to Sebring

SEBRING — Tim “the Tool Man” Taylor would be thrilled.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Early voting continues through Saturday

Early voting continues through Saturday

SEBRING — A total of 718 people voted in the first three days of early voting in Highlands County, according to Highlands County Supervisor of Election Penny Ogg.
Updated: 22 hours ago
SFSC unveils app for students, faculty

SFSC unveils app for students, faculty

AVON PARK — Starting this fall, South Florida State College students will be able to access course resources and campus information on their smartphones or tablets through SFSC’s new mobile app for Android, Blackberry and Apple devices....
Updated: 22 hours ago

Cops: Writing more tickets won’t solve traffic, budget problems

SEBRING — For Susan Greene Gossick, a Highlands County resident posting on Facebook, the idea of law officers issuing more speeding tickets on U.S. 27 to reduce accidents and increase revenue “sounds like a win-win.”...
Updated: 22 hours ago
Sebring High resource room to aid students’ college pursuits

Sebring High resource room to aid students’ college pursuits

SEBRING — A room that was used for storage in the Sebring High School media center has been transformed into a resource to help students explore their college opportunities.
Updated: 22 hours ago

AP recreation center may get new surface

AVON PARK – It’s not yet a slam-dunk, but the City of Avon Park is hoping to get new flooring at the City’s recreation center.
Updated: 23 hours ago
SPD: Resident hides in bedroom; suspected burglar rummages through home

SPD: Resident hides in bedroom; suspected burglar rummages through home

SEBRING — A woman told Sebring police she hid in her bedroom as a suspected burglar rummaged through her house, according to reports released Tuesday.
Updated: 23 hours ago

15 year-old assists injured Lorida man who falls from ladder

LORIDA — Trace Leadingham, 15, who will be starting 10th grade at Sebring High School on Wednesday, ended his summer vacation by possibly saving the life of a man who had fallen from a ladder.
Published: 08/19/14
County could get $6 million affordable rental project

County could get $6 million affordable rental project

AVON PARK — Plans for a $6.5 million, 44-house affordable rental housing development are moving forward, an Avon Park housing official said Monday.
Published: 08/19/14

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