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Bartow, Florida is located in Polk County. Zip codes in Bartow, FL include 33831, and 33830. The median home price in Bartow is $140,000 which is roughly $63/per square foot. More Bartow information.

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3 hrs ago | Packer

Florida blueberries running late, small supplies driving demand

Craig Underhill, director of sales for Clear Springs Packing LLC in Bartow, Fla., displays some clamshells of blueberries in late April.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Teacher fired for inappropriate texts, touching student

A Bartow middle school teacher is fired, and police say he should be charged for inappropriate contact with a 5th grader.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Red flags missed in Lakeland teacher sex case

Lakeland teacher accused of sex with student falsified her application, answering several question incorrectly that would have raised red flags.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Superintendent: Lakeland teacher falsified application

Jennifer Fichter who is accused of having sex with a student also faced some serious allegations at another teaching job.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Man gets life for setting wife on fire

A man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife by dousing her with gasoline and setting her on fire.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Sentencing scheduled for 1981 shooting rampage

A 64-year-old man is expected to learn whether he will receive life imprisonment or be sent back to Florida's death row for a 1981 shooting rampage that left three people dead, including a Polk County sheriff's deputy.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Innocent Man Freed After 35 Years: 'It's A Miracle I Survived'

Exonerated by DNA evidence, James Bain isn't angry about spending 35 years of his life in prison for a horrific crime that he didn't commit.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Quran-burning pastor agrees to plea deal in Polk

Controversial pastor Terry Jones will not go to jail in Polk County for hauling nearly 3,000 copies of the Quran to a park in Mulberry on Sept.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Circle B Bar Reserve trail closed due to aggressive gator

The Marsh Rabbit Run Trail at Circle B Bar Reserve has been closed after an alligator began showing protective actions against visitors.

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ABC Action News

Bartow residents complain of noisey roosters

Corson had three of the fowls living in the backyard of his Margaret Avenue house.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

ABC Action News

Lakeland PD: Murder victim found in ditch

And once again, detectives are calling for community help..Murders in February and March were solved within 2-3 days with great tips from the public.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Polk County woman gets probation in baby's death

A Polk County woman will serve 10 years of probation for failing to supervise her 1-year-old son, who drowned.

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