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Congratulations, Miss Florida!

LAKELAND, Fla — Last night at the RP Funding Center’s Youkey Theatre in Lakeland, Miss Seminole County, Lindsay Bettis, took home the coveted Miss Florida tiara in her final year of eligibility. >>> STREAM ACTION NEWS JAX LIVE <<<. This was the seventh time 26-year-old Lindsay Bettis has...
LAKELAND, FL
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Miss Seminole County is crowned Miss Florida, will represent state in national competition

POLK COUNTY, Fla. – Miss Seminole County has been selected to represent Florida in the next Miss America Competition. 26-year-old Lindsay Bettis won the title in what was her seventh time vying for it, donning the tiara on stage Saturday night at the RP Funding Center’s Youkey Theatre in Lakeland in her final year of eligibility, according to a news release.
SEMINOLE COUNTY, FL

Letter – Gay Marriage in Florida & Mayor Mutz

Justice Clarence Thomas has openly stated that the Supreme Court should reconsider contraception & gay marriage rulings. Clarence Thomas mentions Griswold, Lawrence, and Obergefell as examples of rulings that could be reconsidered. What does the US Code say about marriage?. 1 U.S. Code § 7 – Definition of “marriage” and...
LAKELAND, FL
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New High Performance Single-Family Homes Coming to Kissimmee

Landsea Homes Corporation, a publicly traded residential homebuilder, announced that it closed on 103 homesites in Kissimmee. The Central Florida homes will be part of the Storey Creek master-planned community. “We’re excited to be a part of the acclaimed Storey Creek master-planned community situated in a prime location of central...
KISSIMMEE, FL
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Three St. Cloud residents arrested in Jan. 6 Capitol attack investigation

Charges say they were among rioters who entered Capitol during insurrection. Federal authorities announced they have arrested three St. Cloud residents arrested through continuing investigation of the Jan. 6, 2021, right-wing attack on the U.S. Capitol. The U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia announced Sunday it had arrested Leslie...
SAINT CLOUD, FL
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WANTED: Lakeland Bank Robber

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a bank robbery that occurred earlier. today, June 24th at the SouthState bank (4719 S, Florida Ave.) in Lakeland. At around 10:40 a.m., the man in these photos entered the bank and robbed one of the tellers. He told the teller he was armed. Once the suspect took the money, he fled the bank and was seen walking west through the Green Wise Publix parking lot and then crossing north into the Florida Technical College Parking lot. He then got into a dark colored sedan and drove away on Old Highway 37.
LAKELAND, FL

3 Coral Glades Football Players Set to Play at Same College

Coral Glades football officially has three players from their senior class heading to Warner University in Lake Wales for the 2022-23 football season. Senior Jordan Lyons helped the Jaguars to a 6-3 record and a trip to the State Playoffs for the first time in school history. Lyons had interest from several schools but chose Warner because of the revamp of the program that features an experienced group. This past season, Lyons recorded 13 tackles and two sacks in five games.
LAKE WALES, FL

Letter to the Editor – Lakeland’s Mayor Mutz makes Proclamation ON HIS OWN BEHALF!

Mayor Mutz of Lakeland, Florida said that he made the LGBTQ proclamation ON HIS OWN BEHALF, not with the City Commissioners at the beginning of June 2022. https://www.lkldnow.com/lakeland-recognizes-june-as-pride-month-leaving-a-handful-unhappy/. This RINO MAYOR won’t ban abortions in Lakeland nor speak about it, and take a stand for the unborn…….but…… he will stand...
LAKELAND, FL

Cyclist, 31, struck by car and killed in Polk County, police say

A 31-year-old Orlando man is dead after being stuck by car while bicycling north of Auburndale in Polk County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The cyclist was heading south on SR-559, north of Sunset Lane, at about 7 a.m. Sunday when he was hit by a 26-year-old Auburndale man driving a sedan in the same direction, the agency said in a news release.
POLK COUNTY, FL
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We may not talk about Bruno, but we can see Mirabel at park

We may not talk about Bruno, but we can see Mirabel, live and in person. Mirabel, the star of the animated hit Disney film, “Encanto,” made her in-person debut on Sunday at Walt Disney World in Florida. Character performers portraying Mirabel are part of a procession that moves...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL
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