Friday, Aug 29, 2014

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Authorities warn about return of counterfeit bills

Authorities warn about return of counterfeit bills

SEBRING—Over the past few weeks, Highlands County merchants are once again seeing a number of counterfeit bills being passed after purchases, authorities said Friday.
Updated: 33 mins ago
Governor stops at Memorial Elementary

Governor stops at Memorial Elementary

SEBRING — Three dozen Memorial Elementary students chatted with Rick Scott, but Friday morning was even more special to Aalexis Knight, who achieved perfect scores on the FCAT.
Updated: 50 mins ago
Duke Energy will credit customers

Duke Energy will credit customers

SEBRING — Rodney and Susan Ward’s electricity bill was $208 last month.
Updated: 23 hours ago

AP continues look into annexing Little Red Water Lake Service Area

AVON PARK — If approved, another annexation to Avon Park is projected to add about 300 new connections to the city’s drinking water system.
Published: 08/29/14
Highlands school enrollment continues upward trend

Highlands school enrollment continues upward trend

SEBRING — Three more classrooms were created out of existing space at Sebring Middle School during the summer, but with a jump in enrollment the school has 20 class periods that are above the state class size limit....
Published: 08/29/14
Man accused of assaulting woman

Man accused of assaulting woman

AVON PARK — An Avon Park man was arrested after a woman said he forced her to perform a sexual act on him, according to a report released Thursday.
Published: 08/28/14

Places to go

Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out what’s going on around the county.
Published: 08/29/14
SFSC association accepts ice bucket challenge

SFSC association accepts ice bucket challenge

Special to Highlands Today
Published: 08/29/14
Corral of cuisine

Corral of cuisine

SEBRING — At least twice a month, Brenda Davis goes to eat at a pick-up truck.
Published: 08/29/14
Man, woman arrested in connection with burglary

Man, woman arrested in connection with burglary

AVON PARK — A man and a woman fitting the descriptions of burglary suspects were arrested, according to a report released Thursday.
Published: 08/29/14

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