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Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the theft of a wallet and subsequent use of credit cards in the wallet by a woman captured on surveillance video using the cards
The victim reported the theft of his wallet on March 13 th from the Marathon City Marina. He said he left the wallet in one of the shower stalls. And by the time he realized it, the wallet was gone. He had a total of 11 fraudulent charges on the card, all in the Marathon…

Feel Good 5K Register Now for the 5K Become a 5K Sponsor The 2nd Annual Feel Good 5K hosted by Peace River Center’s Junior Advisory Board to benefit Children’s Psychiatric Services will take place on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Help us raise funds and awareness about mental health as you enjoy a…

Pastor B is the Senior Pastor of Asbury Church, Shepherdstown WV. Come visit us next Sunday at our 8am or 11am worship experiences. Check out our website at ...

Polk County Sheriff's deputies are seeking information about a suspect who committed several burglaries in the Brandy Chase area of Winter Haven, from 7:30 p.m. on July 17, 2018, and 6:00 a.m. on July 18, 2018
The suspect took credit and debit cards from several vehicles in the neighborhood, and attempted to withdraw cash with them at the nearby MidFlorida ATM (Spirit Lake Road and CR 540). A video surveillance photo of the suspect at the ATM can be seen here.
If anyone…

Superintendent: "You're starting off college before you ever leave high school. Students will graduate with very little or no debt … that's how

BCC Board Meeting and Work Session videos dated October 20, 2015 to present are also available by viewing the meeting calendar .

At approximately 2:20 a.m. on August 2, 2018, an unidentified female was riding an unregistered scooter northbound on Galloway Road approximately 400 to 500 ...

8am worship experience message by the District Superintendent of the Baltimore/Washington UMC for Frederick at Asbury Church Shepherdstown WV. Scripture less...

Reflecting on Practice is a professional learning program for informal science educators who will learn how to teach science topics in an informal setting based on the research of best practices
The ideas and tasks in the program create and strengthen a shared knowledge base and professional language among educators within an institution. To learn more and register, please contact: Kristin Evans at klevans@utexas.edu or visit…

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Diabetes Translation (DDT) Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program (DPRP) Application and Registry

Polk County Sheriff's deputies are seeking information about an armed carjacking that occurred on July 18, 2018, on Pecos Court in Poinciana
Around 4:30 p.m., the suspect took the victim's 2009 silver Nissan Maxima. He was described as a Hispanic male in his 20's, approximately 6' tall, with a slim build, clean shaven, with tattoos on his left arm and the left side of his neck. He was wearing a red hat, a white long-sleeved shirt, light blue shorts, and armed with a…

Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing has beefed up its starting lineup. Added to the staff was Matt Prewitt. Matt will work as a sales and events representative with PCTSM after spending five years with the St. Pete/Clearwater Sports Commission. While having both national and international recruiting experience, Matt’s primary focus will be indoor sports. …

Two baseball teams from the African nation of Uganda – one U15, the other U18 – as well as a softball team, traveled to Polk County to take part in the Wilson Premier Tournament. The Ugandan players were from the Allen VR Stanley Secondary School for Math and Science for the Athletically Talented, a preparatory …

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More than 140 baseball teams rotated through Auburndale’s Lake Myrtle Sports Park by the middle of July, thanks to Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing’s relationship building with and tenacious recruiting of the Wilson Premier Championship West event. “This brought the best-of-the-best out to Auburndale to be showcased,” said Josh Hicks, a sales and events …

202 Circle Park Dr. Downtown Historic Sebring
When the Circle Theatre first opened its doors to the public in 1923, it was considered the “coolest place in town.” Early settlers of Sebring flocked to the Theatre to get away from the oppressive heat and mosquitoes, especially during the summer months. Silent movies were shown in the 1920′s, and FDR had fireside chats to the audience in the 1940′s during WWII
Since that time, the theatre fell upon hard times and was abandoned. Walls…

Using scripture text from Old Testament - Jeremiah 17:5-10, Min. Greer focuses on the spiritual heart. Pastor B is the Lead Pastor of ASBURY CHURCH in Shephe...

What a blessed and wonderful refreshing time of worship this day! Sis Nicole Davis (keyboard) and Sis Ingrid Daily (violin) along with Bro Nahdoe Bropleh (dr...

Visit Central Florida for an affordable vacation, business or sporting event. Polk County is close to the best attractions, golf courses, fishing and camping.

Florida education commissioner Pam Stewart has flatly rejected six lawmakers' suggestion that three school districts — and perhaps more — played fast and loose with which students took th

Teens in Foster Care Bring Joy
and Fun to the Spangler Family
Foster parents Jeffrey and Sylvia “plant seeds” in
the hearts of youth to lead blessed lives
By the time Sylvia and Jeffrey Spangler of San Antonio married in 2014, the same persistent calling had stirred in their hearts for years – they wanted to become foster parents
“Fostering was something both my husband and I wanted to do,” explains Mrs. Spangler. “We had some good friends who had made the commitment,…

Six-year-old milestones include the things your child should be doing, and shouldn't be doing. Here are 6 things 6-year-olds shouldn't do.

The Sanctuary Choir sings every 1st Sunday at 11am worship experience. Pastor B is the Lead Pastor of ASBURY CHURCH in Shepherdstown West Virginia. Hoping yo...