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ANNUAL VETERANS DAY CEREMONY LakelandThe Polk County Veterans Council Annual Veterans Day Ceremony, 10 a.m. Nov. 10, Lakeland Veterans Memorial Park, 141-199 Lake Beulah Drive,... [Read More]
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Fresh Choice Market is a major $1.3 million investment in the small, rural town. [Read More]
After months of cutting and shifting money around, Fort Meade commissioners gave final approval Tuesday's night to a balanced $14.2 million budget.That total reflects an... [Read More]
MONDAY POLK CITY CITY COMMISSION TIME: 7 p.m. PLACE: 123 Broadway Blvd. S.E. AGENDA: Regular   TUESDAY BARTOW... [Read More]
The Fort Meade football team on Friday night learned that comebacks don't always have happy endings.After trailing much of the game at Naples Golden Gate,... [Read More]
FORT MEADE — Fort Meade's tentative $14.2 million budget whipped right through the first of two public hearings and commission votes Tuesday night, sending the proposal... [Read More]
Ja'vari Smith finished off a Dalton Ebi interception return on a lateral late in the third quarter to put Fort Meade in command and go... [Read More]
Avon Park Cutoff Road near Fort Meade will be closed Friday for repairs to drainage pipe.Traffic should follow a detour route, which includes Singletary Road,... [Read More]
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The Miners have been celebrating after the school raised its overall grade from a "C" to a "B". [Read More]
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Losses from Hurricane Irma last year sent the value of the 2017-18 Florida citrus crop plummeting 41 percent.That's a preliminary estimate of last season's crop... [Read More]
The long-time effort to establish a marked paddling trail on the section of the Peace River in Polk County is slowly advancing.Most of the river... [Read More]
FORT MEADE — Fort Meade lost to Hardee on Friday night 45-0 in a rain-delayed game at Frank S. Battle Field. The game started nearly an... [Read More]
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In differing contexts over the past few days we have commented on how write-in candidates and campaign deception can affect voters. Now, we've learned about... [Read More]
FORT MEADE — After a decade of hurdling numerous technical and financial obstacles, JDCPhosphate is approaching the finish line.The Fort Meade company's demonstration plant for a... [Read More]
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Polk County sheriff's detectives are investigating the theft of a $1,000 marble slab taken from a woman's gravesite in Fort Meade after she was buried.... [Read More]
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Detectives are searching for the thief who took a large marble slab intended for a Polk County grave. [Read More]
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"Football is football and you have to be able to run and block and convert on third down," head coach Jemalle Cornelius said. [Read More]
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The Polk County boys golf invitational doesn't tee off until Oct. 8, but don't think Ridge Community players aren't thinking about it.Coming off a 12-3... [Read More]
Senior Dearrick Howard threw for a touchdown, ran for a touchdown and had a 62-yard pick six in the first half... [Read More]
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