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Garbage load ignites in truck; Bashoor: 'Could be anything'

SEBRING — A garbage truck load ignited in the truck early Wednesday afternoon behind Office Depot. Read more

Former district teacher faces education commission sanctions

SEBRING — The Education Practices Commission will hear the administrative complaint against former Hill-Gustat Middle School math teacher S… Read more

Firefighters respond to illegal burn

SEBRING — On Tuesday around 7:45 a.m. dispatch issued a call for a structure fire on Valerie Boulevard near Manatee Drive. However, firefig… Read more


Bulldogs hold off Blue Streaks

SEBRING – The Sebring Blue Streaks Boys soccer team honored their seniors on Monday night at Firemen’s Field and nearly capped it off with … Read more

Softball 50s begin new season

Last Tuesday at the beautiful Highlands County Sports Complex, senior softball players 50 and over began the 2019 season. Friendships were … Read more

Register for Heartland Senior Games

Those wanting to take part in the 2019 Heartland Senior Games bowling, mah jongg or cycling must submit their registrations by January 31. Read more


Survey suggests improving business conditions in Midwest

OMAHA, Neb. — Business conditions improved last month in nine Midwest and Plains states despite shortages of skilled workers, according to … Read more

Do you know how the NYSE came to be?

Editor’s note: This article is the second in a three-part series. Read more

Strong economy does little to lift department store sales

NEW YORK — It was supposed to be a great holiday shopping season. Many investors had expected department stores to enjoy robust sales in li… Read more



Citizens concerns should be heard

This week marks the sixth anniversary of the death of one of my best friends. He was killed in a car accident on U.S. 27 in Avon Park. It w… Read more

Brexit shows how direct democracy can be dangerous

”In my country the people can do as they like, although it often happens that they don’t like what they have done.” — Winston Churchill, 19… Read more

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Mainly clear. Lows overnight in the low 40s.

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