Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, FL. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 1,753 in Polk County, FL

  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Miller, Roy CliftonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... - Roy Clifton Miller, 55, died 7/7/14, due to heart failure. Born 5/31/59 in Winter Haven. Cremation Services of Polk County. Bookmark this memorial on Facebook with the My Memorials application. My Memorials helps you honor departed family members, ...

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  10. Gilbert, Phyllis ReeseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... at Winter Haven Hospital. She was born in Winter Haven on Jan. 8, 1928. She was a retired school teacher for the Polk County School Board, and a member of the Polk Retired Educators Association, Unit II. She was a life member of Friends of the ...

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  11. Sustainable Florida Seeks Nominations for Best Practice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Business Wire

    ... October at the Streamsong Resort developed by The Mosaic Company . Streamsong's 16,000 acres of land are in Polk County, Florida. Mosaic, a major Florida landowner and world's leading phosphate producer, has reclaimed many of its former mining areas ...

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  12. Ameren Missouri asking for $264 million electric rate increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | KFVS12

    ... across the stage, a moment that brought the crowd to its feet and tears to the eyes of everyone in the audience. POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Several people, including a high school teacher and some "Disney World" and "Universal Studios" employees, are ...

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  13. Viral Video: Amazing bird's-eye view of fireworks showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | KFVS12

    ... across the stage, a moment that brought the crowd to its feet and tears to the eyes of everyone in the audience. POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Several people, including a high school teacher and some "Disney World" and "Universal Studios" employees, are ...

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  14. 2 groups of lost hikers found at Garden of the GodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | KFVS12

    ... across the stage, a moment that brought the crowd to its feet and tears to the eyes of everyone in the audience. POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Several people, including a high school teacher and some "Disney World" and "Universal Studios" employees, are ...

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  15. Brookport to receive nearly $2 million after deadly tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | KFVS12

    ... across the stage, a moment that brought the crowd to its feet and tears to the eyes of everyone in the audience. POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Several people, including a high school teacher and some "Disney World" and "Universal Studios" employees, are ...

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  16. Carbondale nursing home holds fan driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | KFVS12

    ... across the stage, a moment that brought the crowd to its feet and tears to the eyes of everyone in the audience. POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Several people, including a high school teacher and some "Disney World" and "Universal Studios" employees, are ...

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  17. New 'Gone Girl' trailer releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2013 | KFVS12

    ... across the stage, a moment that brought the crowd to its feet and tears to the eyes of everyone in the audience. POLK COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Several people, including a high school teacher and some "Disney World" and "Universal Studios" employees, are ...

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  18. The Best Places In America To Buy Property And Rent To Baby BoomersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... 2. Hernando County, Florida: 19.06% 3. Marion County, Florida: 16.96% 4. Citrus County, Florida: 16.43% 5. Polk County, Florida: 14.59% Note: "For the report RealtyTrac analyzed median sales prices for residential property and average fair market ...

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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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