Saturday, Sep 20, 2014

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AP moving forward on MLK sports complex renovations

AP moving forward on MLK sports complex renovations

AVON PARK – The City of Avon Park is playing for keeps as it moves forward upgrading and renovating the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Sports Complex.
Updated: 6 hours ago
District plans Louisiana trip to find teachers

District plans Louisiana trip to find teachers

SEBRING — Highlands School District administrators will be Louisiana bound next month to recruit teachers due to a shortage of educators in the county and statewide.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Court clears way for virtual school legal fight

Court clears way for virtual school legal fight

TALLAHASSEE — Refereeing a fight in the online-education world, the state Supreme Court on Thursday said Florida Virtual School can pursue a lawsuit alleging trademark infringement by a private competitor.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Sebring doctor survives airplane crash

Sebring doctor survives airplane crash

SEBRING — A Sebring doctor survived a single-engine airplane crash earlier this week in Alabama without receiving any injuries, according to news reports.
Published: 09/19/14
Fingerprints on patrol vehicle helped bring about charges against burglary suspect

Fingerprints on patrol vehicle helped bring about charges against burglary suspect

SEBRING — When deputies searched a burglary suspect apparently they found nothing, but as it turned out what he left behind was more important, according to a report released Friday.
Published: 09/19/14

Former employee sues LP

LAKE PLACID — A former town employee, claiming he was fired for filing a workers compensation claim, is suing the Town of Lake Placid in the 10th Judicial Circuit Court.
Published: 09/19/14
LP Art League launches wine and paint experience

LP Art League launches wine and paint experience

LAKE PLACID — The Lake Placid Art League, located at 127 Dal Hall Blvd., has big plans for the new season, starting with the monthly First Friday open house and exhibition from 4-8 p.m. on Oct. 3.
Published: 09/19/14
Sebring model trains on display at mall

Sebring model trains on display at mall

SEBRING — It’s the chance to travel through canyon lands, desert mesas and high plains, old-growth forests, along coastlines into towns and cities - all without leaving Sebring.
Published: 09/20/14
Fighting the yellow dragon

Fighting the yellow dragon

SEBRING — Hurricanes, freezes, canker, even residential sprawl. The citrus industry fights to survive every year.
Published: 09/19/14
Stores hope that tax savings will spur appliance sales

Stores hope that tax savings will spur appliance sales

SEBRING — Trudie Corley spent part of Thursday morning helping her son, Bill Corley, buy a new refrigerator at Sears in the Lakeshore Mall.
Published: 09/19/14

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