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  1. Langevin, Theode Charles "Ted"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for THEODE CHARLES "TED" LANGEVIN. THEODE 'TED' CHARLES LANGEVIN, 87 LAKE ALFRED - On Monday, December 15th, 2014, Theode 'Ted' Charles Langevin of Woodland Lake, Lake Alfred, FL, died peacefully in his home after a courageous battle with cancer.

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  2. Firment, Ronald JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Lakeland Ledger

    RONALD JOHN FIRMENT, 69 LAKE ALFRED - Ronald John Firment, 69, of Lake Alfred, Florida, passed away on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at James A. Haley Veterans Hospital in Tampa. Ronald was born December 5, 1945, in Loraine, Ohio, to John & Cecilia Firment and has resided in Lake Alfred for the past 20 years.

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  3. Gardner, Cecilia M. "Celia"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... 'Dick' Gardner; her sons, Richard R. 'Rick' Gardner, II of Winter Haven, and Thomas M. 'Tommy' Gardner of Lake Alfred; her daughters, Susanne C. 'Susie' Gardner of Polk City, and Nancy L. Gardner of Auburndale; and her sister, Hilda Martin (John) of ...

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  4. Luce, Helen M.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Lakeland Ledger

    HELEN M. LUCE, 90 LAKELAND - Helen M. Luce, age 90, formerly of Lakeland, passed away November 6, 2014, in Johns Creek, GA. Helen was born May 14, 1924 and raised in the Northeast and Lake Alfred, FL.

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  5. McNAIR, John MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Lakeland Ledger

    JOHN MICHAEL McNAIR, 57 LAKE ALFRED - John McNair, 57, died of heart failure 11/26/14. He is survived by a loving family.

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  6. USDA citrus disease subcommittee meets on research agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Packer

    Setting 2015 research priorities to combat citrus greening disease, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's citrus disease subcommittee meeting is set for Dec. 9-10 in Lake Alfred, Fla. "USDA knows the citrus industry and the thousands of jobs that depend on it are facing incredible challenges right now, and we are committed to helping the industry tackle and overcome citrus greening and other destructive diseases," Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said in the release.

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  7. USDA Citrus Disease Subcommittee Meets on FY 2015 Research Agenda, Budget PrioritiesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | PressReleasePoint

    USDA is announcing that the Citrus Disease Subcommittee is meeting Dec. 9-10 in Lake Alfred, Fl., to consider and make recommendations for the Fiscal Year 2015 research agenda, budget, and annual priorities for the Citrus Disease Research and Extension Program. This will be the second meeting of the subcommittee since its inception earlier this year.

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  8. Phillips, Anderson White "Andy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for ANDERSON WHITE "ANDY" PHILLIPS. ANDERSON 'ANDY' WHITE PHILLIPS, JR., 81 LAKE ALFRED - Mr. Anderson 'Andy' White Phillips, Jr., age 81, went home to be with his Lord on December 3, 2014, in Lake Alfred due to cancer.

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  9. Heroic Teacher Saves 38 Kids From Burning BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Patch.com

    A Polk County math teacher is being credited with saving 38 children when the bus they were riding on broke into flames. The incident unfolded Wednesday morning as a bus from the Discovery Academy in Lake Alfred began to experience mechanical problems and started smoking, Florida Highway Patrol Sgt.

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  10. Hero bus driver saves nearly 40 students from flamesRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. LAKE ALFRED, Fla. -- A quick-thinking Florida school bus driver is being hailed a hero after she rescued nearly 40 students seconds before ...

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  11. Fla. bus driver saves 37 kids after bus catches fire on highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WHDH

    ... what I did," said the bus driver, Kristina Buhrman. Buhrman teaches math at Discovery Academy Middle School in Lake Alfred, where she also fills in several days a week as a bus driver. She said she was driving the bus on I-4 just after 7 a.m. and ...

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  12. Woman Who Saved Kids On Florida Bus Has Nebraska TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... sessions in the fire. The cause of the accident was being investigated. School officials at Discovery Academy of Lake Alfred told WESH that its buses are inspected every 30 days.

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  13. Florida bus driver shepherds school children to safety as bus bursts into flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Daily Mail

    ... A replacement bus allowed the students to resume their trip to Discovery Academy, a technology charter school in Lake Alfred. A tow truck also arrived to remove the burnt-out shell of Behrman's bus. She has had to get a new driver's license after ...

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  14. Heroic bus driver saves children from burning school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | GlobalNews

    A bus driver in Florida is being called a hero for her quick action in safely evacuating all the children on board before the bus became engulfed in flames. Kristina Buhrman was driving towards Discovery Academy in Lake Alfred, Florida when she noticed smoke coming from the back of the bus Wednesday morning.

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  15. 38 students escape as school bus catches fire near Winter HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... the bus was destroyed. The bus was carrying middle school-aged children from the Discovery Academy School in Lake Alfred. All of them, and the driver, exited the bus without any injuries. All lanes of I-4 in the area were closed for a while due to ...

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  16. FHP: 38 children, driver escape burning school bus on I-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WESH-TV

    ... AS A BUS DRIVER IS BEING DESCRIBED AS A HERO. AMANDA OBER JOINS US LIVE FROM DISCOVERY ACADEMY MIDDLE SCHOOL IN LAKE ALFRED WITH MORE. AMANDA? WHEN YOU SEE THE FLAMES THAT ENGULFED THIS SCHOOL BUS AND ULTIMATELY DESTROYED IT, IT'S DISTURBING TO ...

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  17. McKinney, George ArthurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Lakeland Ledger

    GEORGE ARTHUR MCKINNEY, 77 LAKE ALFRED - George McKinney, 77, died 11/18/14, of heart failure. Survived by wife, Sharon McKinney; daughters, Laura and Dawn McKinney; sister, Dianne.

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  18. Simpson, Samuel EarleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Lakeland Ledger

    SAMUEL EARLEY SIMPSON, 73 LAKE ALFRED - Samuel Earley Simpson, 73, passed away on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, after an extended illness. Graveside services were on Monday, November 17, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at Perry Memorial Gardens in Perry, Georgia.

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  19. Cloutier, David J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    DAVID J. CLOUTIER, 42 Carpenter LAKE ALFRED - David Cloutier, 42, died from an accident 10/25/14. Survived by father Guimond, Sr., brother Guimond, Jr., son Tyler, daughter Angelina, sister Christina.

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  20. Rabon, Arthur T.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ARTHUR T. RABON, 80 Polk Co. School Board LAKE ALFRED - Arthur T. Rabon, age 80, passed peacefully at home of natural causes Nov. 15, 2014.

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