Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

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Highlands deputy salary lowest in six-county region

Highlands deputy salary lowest in six-county region

SEBRING — Jacob Sendziak, 24, is altruistic. Prior to accepting a job as a deputy sheriff, he worked in plumbing, a potentially lucrative trade. But the Wellington High School tuba player and drum major paid his own way though Palm Beach State ...
Published: 08/24/14
Updated: 08/26/14

Leadership Highlands extends application deadline

AVON PARK — The Leadership Highlands program has extended its applications deadline for the class of 2015 until Sept. 9.
Published: 08/27/14
600 cyclists to participate in Tour of Sebring

600 cyclists to participate in Tour of Sebring

SEBRING — Six hundred cyclists will arrive in Sebring over Labor Day weekend for the 32nd Annual Tour of Sebring, which will break the record for the largest tour ever, organizers say.
Published: 08/27/14

Sebring woman accused of identity fraud, grand theft

SEBRING —A 28-year-old Sebring woman who was accused of identity theft and using stolen checks was arrested last week, according to a report released Monday.
Published: 08/26/14
Lake Placid to hold first-ever town trunk-or-treat

Lake Placid to hold first-ever town trunk-or-treat

LAKE PLACID – It won’t be the same as walking on a sidewalk up to a front door and bartering for either a trick-or-treat.
Published: 08/26/14
SFSC welcomes students to the fall semester

SFSC welcomes students to the fall semester

AVON PARK — New and returning South Florida State College students received a big welcome Monday upon their arrival for the start of the fall semester classes.
Published: 08/26/14
Man accused of stealing women’s underwear brandishes knife, authorities say

Man accused of stealing women’s underwear brandishes knife, authorities say

SEBRING —What started out as a shoplifting incident ended up as robbery after the suspect brandished a knife to an employee trying to get him to return the merchandise, according to a report released Monday.
Published: 08/25/14

Ex youth baseball group treasurer faces more charges

AVON PARK — The former treasurer of Avon Park Baseball Inc., who was arrested in June on charges of grand theft and fraud, is facing more charges, according a document released Monday.
Published: 08/25/14
AP council to vote on fire assessment rate reduction

AP council to vote on fire assessment rate reduction

AVON PARK – If enough “ayes” are cast tonight, Avon Park residents will see a 15 percent reduction in the fire assessment rate for home and business owners.
Published: 08/25/14
Circle Theatre announces fall classes for children

Circle Theatre announces fall classes for children

SEBRING — The Champion for Children Circle Theatre has announced a full line-up of new activities for area elementary, middle and high school students.
Published: 08/25/14

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