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Knights of Columbus donates to Catholic Charities

More of LW area primed to grow

LAKE WALES – With several new businesses on the verge of opening in north Lake Wales, city leaders think there is another area that is read… Read more

Northwest area getting a plan in Lake Wales

LAKE WALES – City leaders are hoping a new master plan will lead to the revitalization of the northwest area of Lake Wales. Read more


From dirt piles to dreams

Those big mounds of dirt near Cypress Garden Boulevard and U.S Highway 27 are a bit unsightly at the moment. Read more

Ridge Rewind

CAN'T WIN 'EM ALL – It's actually not a shock when the Winter Haven girl's basketball team loses a game or two in the regular season. They … Read more

Scouting Report

AND THEN CAME MAUDE – City of Winter Haven officials will officially cut the ribbon on the grand re-opening of Lake Maude Park. Festivities… Read more


Jessie buying the Ritz

WINTER HAVEN – Pending permission from Judge Catherine Combee, the Ritz Theatre in downtown Winter Haven will be purchased by Winter Haven … Read more

Best Places to Work Awards

Want to know which employers in Polk County are "the best" at creating a fantastic work environment? Read more


Safe Travels

If you haven’t noticed yet, we are enjoying some fuel prices that we haven’t seen in a while. And though that is good news, it does have at… Read more

Sweet and Hedrick start a Building Supply

The year was 1925 (May 18 to be exact) when Harry S. Hedrick and Evanda Hugh Sweet incorporated Home Builders Supply. The two men had joine… Read more

This backside for hire

Well, not mine, actually. Read more

Weather Today

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 40s.


N/A° 43°

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 40s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:N at 6 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:07:06:08 AM
Sunset:05:33:55 PM

This Week's Forecast

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 40s.Mon
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Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 30s.Tue
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Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Wed
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Cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 60s.Thu
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Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the low 60s.Fri
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Sat
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Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 40s.Sun
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