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Wednesday, Mar 04, 2015

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12 Hours of Sebring’s first campers do it again

12 Hours of Sebring’s first campers do it again

SEBRING — Cheryl and Brian Bailey have done it again.
Updated: 13 hours ago
CitraPac introduced as ‘Project Nitrogen’

CitraPac introduced as ‘Project Nitrogen’

SEBRING — It was nine years in the making, but Project Nitrogen was finally introduced to Highlands County commissioners as CitraPac, a new industry which will sell Fruit Pearls at school cafeterias around the nation....
Updated: 13 hours ago
Pilot in airplane crash identified

Pilot in airplane crash identified

SEBRING — When Donald Adams’ experimental aircraft crashed 40 feet from a Spring Lake Home Monday, it may have been Adams’ experience as a pilot that allowed him to avoid striking any one of numerous houses in the area.
Updated: 14 hours ago
FSA testing okay in Highlands County

FSA testing okay in Highlands County

SEBRING – After a day of glitches statewide that caused problems and suspensions, the testing that measures students’ academic progress and success has so far tracked relatively problem-free in Highlands County.
Updated: 14 hours ago

Man arrested: marijuana plants found at party

SEBRING — A Sebring man faces numerous charges after deputies responded to a disturbance call at a party and found several marijuana plants, according to an arrest report released this week.
Updated: 15 hours ago

LP to recognize kids exhibiting positive behavior

LAKE PLACID — Nowadays, with so much emphasis placed on what kids do wrong, the Lake Placid Police Department thought it was time to start acknowledging what kids do right.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Plane crashes in Spring Lake backyard, pilot killed

Plane crashes in Spring Lake backyard, pilot killed

UPDATE: The deceased pilot of a fixed wing single engine experimental airplane that crashed Monday in Spring Lake has been identified as 76-year-old Donald Adams by the Highlands County Sheriff's Office. The plane crashed about 40 feet from a house ...
Updated: 18 hours ago
An author and book remembered

An author and book remembered

SEBRING — It’s a sight not often seen. A line to get into the public library.
Published: 03/03/15
Race roars into community

Race roars into community

SEBRING – The main emphasis is on the roar of the engines, the adrenaline-inducing awe of the driving dynamics and the spectacle of the sport.
Published: 03/03/15
Majority of Sebring council favors Harder Hall offer

Majority of Sebring council favors Harder Hall offer

SEBRING — A majority of Sebring City Council members say they like the $2.5 million offer to buy Harder Hall, although it would leave the city with about $900,000 in debt.
Published: 03/03/15