Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Sheriffa s office starts crisis intervention trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Highlands Today

    ... techniques. Kirk Fasshauer, director of crisis services at the Peace River Center, and deputy Mark Smith of the Polk County Sheriff's Office will conduct the training, which will include classroom sessions and a behind-the-scenes tour of the Peace ...

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  2. Tarpon Springs named to National RegisterRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | St. Augustine Record

    ... such as St. Petersburg's Historic Kenwood, and even Old Florida attractions such as Cypress Gardens in Polk County, which was added to the list last month. The old wood-frame Sponge Exchange along Dodecanese Boulevard also was on the register until ...

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  3. Fire rescue responds to hazmat situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... processes. The chemical reaction is contained to the vessel and is still currently reacting. Hazmat crews from Polk County are going to join LFD to handle the situation. Chemist and other Hazmat professionals have been consulted to determine the ...

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  4. James, Roger a.Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... Honeywell, Piper Aircraft, and Beech Aircraft. He was a Navy Veteran, D.J. for WLK in high school, member of Polk County Computer Club, P.C.U.G, and a member of First Presbyterian Church. He is survived by wife Janice of 38 years, daughters Coral ...

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  5. Alderman, Michael WayneRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... for his father's business, Alderman Land Surveys, where he was employed for 14 years. He later worked for the Polk County Property Appraiser's office for more than 24 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and NASCAR with his favorite driver being #3 ...

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  6. Obituaries, July 12, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | HeraldSun.com

    ... Andrew Carey DURHAM - Nathan Andrew Carey, 26, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at his home. He was born in Polk County, FL to Dennis Morgan Carey and Jana Beth Kimball, both of Durham. Andrew loved the outdoors, hiking, camping and bike riding. ...

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  7. Florida execution for man who kidnapped, raped, murdered 11-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Examiner.com

    ... the Sunshine State's sixth execution this year. According to court documents from the Tenth Judicial Circuit, Polk County Case # 94-1248 , on March 3, 1994, after Davis and Waters' mom, Beverly Shultz, had broken up, Davis broke into his ...

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  8. Woman arrested for having sex with a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... to convince the boy to drop the charges through Facebook. Dropped charges request -- denied. John Stelmack: Polk County prinicipal who took pictures of children in school and superimposed their heads onto nude images. He kept these pictures in a ...

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  9. Watson, Edna JaneRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... member of the Salvation Army Advisory Board, Vice President of the League of Women Voters, a member of the Polk County unit of the , Business and Professional Women's Club and the State Planning and Zoning Association. In November 2012 she was ...

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  10. Teacher savors award-week experience ORLANDO a " Polk County art...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Polk County art teacher Christie Bassett was named the 2015 Florida Department of Education-Macy's Teacher of the Year on Thursday night, winning over four other finalists that included Flagler County Schools teacher Jill Espinosa.

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  11. Polk teacher chosen tops in stateRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | St. Augustine Record

    Christie Bassett, an elementary art teacher from Polk County was chosen the 2015 Florida Department of Education/Macy's Teacher of the Year Thursday night at the conclusion of a gala ceremony in Orlando.

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  12. Obituaries, July 11, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | HeraldSun.com

    ... Andrew Carey DURHAM - Nathan Andrew Carey, 26, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at his home. He was born in Polk County, FL to Dennis Morgan Carey and Jana Beth Kimball, both of Durham. Andrew loved the outdoors, hiking, camping and bike riding. ...

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  13. Florida to Execute Convicted Child Rapist and Murderer TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Broward-Palm Beach

    Eddie Wayne Davis, from Polk County, will be the seventh execution in the State of Florida so far this year when -- at 6 p.m. today -- he's injected with midazolam hydrochloride, vecuronium bromide and potassium chloride.

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  14. Florida teacher suspended for twerking with students at partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... to convince the boy to drop the charges through Facebook. Dropped charges request -- denied. John Stelmack: Polk County prinicipal who took pictures of children in school and superimposed their heads onto nude images. He kept these pictures in a ...

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  15. Wright, Paul H.Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... VA on May 27, 1947, and later moved to Lakeland in 1967. Prior to retirement, Mr. Wright was a teacher with the Polk County School Board for 42 years. He also was a member of Victory Church where he was a part of the Choir and Tuesday's Men's Prayer ...

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  16. 5 things you need to know for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | ABC Action News

    ... boots to Kimbery's blood. Davis' DNA was also found under Kimberly's fingernails. Davis will become the first Polk County inmate to be executed since 1995. The execution is scheduled to be carried out by lethal injection at 6:00 p.m. (2) Duke Energy ...

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  17. Man accused of doing work without having a licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Highlands Today

    ... the demolition project, the report said. It was also discovered that in 2005, Taylor was arrested and charged in Polk County with falsely identifying himself as a contractor, the report said. He was convicted on that charge, Polk County Clerk of ...

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  18. N.C. commissioner: Bellissimo - very cooperative' in developing $100M equestrian resortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Palm Beach Post

    ... work with better people than Mark and Roger (Smith) as far as developing this," said Ted Owens, chairman of the Polk County Board of Commissioners - which approved Bellissimo's 1,400-acre development in Tryon , a community of 1,700 people in western ...

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  19. Central Fla. woman dies in fireworks accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | News 4 Jax

    ... accident, according to Auburndale police. Auburndale police officers helped the Auburndale Fire Department and Polk County Fire Rescue at 8:51 p.m. Friday during a reported fire at 226 Eaker Street Police said Kathryn Flint, 49, went inside the home ...

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  20. How hot is too hot? The Dangers of leaving a child in a car.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | KFVS12

    ... pet unattended and you think they might be in danger to call police. Copyright 2014 KFVS . All rights reserved. POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Several people, including a high school teacher and some "Disney World" and "Universal Studios" employees, are ...

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