Special to Highlands Today
LAKE PLACID — Two years ago, Katie Brown took over the youth ministry at Memorial United Methodist Church and has directed oodles of fun for the kids: a Jesus party, a splash day, a school bash, and on Saturday, a pumpkin decorating party....
SEBRING — Dozens of canned and non-perishable food items were delivered last week to the Highlands County Veterans Services Office to help veterans in Highlands County who are facing hard times.
SEBRING — The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service, is seeking volunteers across Highlands County to help taxpayers who are seeking assistance preparing and filing the...
SEBRING — A woman’s discovery in Auburndale of six fraudulent charges on her checking account led to the arrest of Winter Haven man accused of theft in Polk and Highlands counties, according to a warrant affidavit....
PANAMA CITY—It takes at least half an hour to walk down the block with Charlie Crist. It’s not because the trim, 58-year-old is slow. But a stroll down the street with the former Republican governor, now trying to get his old job back a...
SEBRING—Lee Tarantino is a vegan and not only eats lots of vegetables but also juices them.
AVON PARK — When the Highlands County Drug Free Coalition holds a candlelight vigil at 7 p.m. Thursday, Tracy will probably be there.
SEBRING — Students in the school cafeteria lunch serving lines are noticing some items are smaller, look different or have been eliminated completely, while new items have appeared on the menu.
SEBRING — When 4-year-old Mercedes A. Blair arrived at a local hospital on Tuesday, it was quickly evident that she was severely injured, according to an arrest report released Friday.