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PLANT CITY Business and city leaders are hosting a May 6 meeting to tout Plant City’s potential for commercial and industrial development.
PLANT CITY Bike Fest returns to downtown Saturday with live music, vendors and motorcycles on display.
PLANT CITY Karen Gillman remembers as a high school junior being 10 pounds overweight and thinking of herself as “the fat girl.”
PLANT CITY – A nonprofit that preserves old photos and historic documents has hired an associate director.
PLANT CITY – First, it was a corn maze.
PLANT CITY Residents were so happy over the new four-way stop in their neighborhood that they didn’t want to miss the chance to thank the official who played in key role in making it happen.
PLANT CITY – Verna C. Keen Harris said there’s really no big secret to a long life.
PLANT CITY – A company backed by strawberry growers in Florida and California is developing a high-tech robot that can pick and package berries in the field.
PLANT CITY – Donn Mann said he could have enrolled his 14-year-old daughter, Amorianna, in riding lessons much closer to their Sarasota home.
PLANT CITY Mayor Rick Lott’s 24th wedding anniversary was April 13, which happened to be on the same day as the regular city commission meeting.
PLANT CITY Entertainment, food and the chance to pick your own blueberries will be part of a celebration that opens Friday to help commemorate the end of the blueberry harvest.
PLANT CITY – Tomlin Middle School has an oversized mural of its mascot – the tiger – thanks to the generosity of some former students.
PLANT CITY Jewelry store owner Joe Grimes found time to enjoy California during an annual trip he takes in search of the latest bling.
Editor’s note: A version of this story published in the Plant City Courier
PLANT CITY Bruton Memorial Library’s monthly Teen Game Zone will be from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
PLANT CITY Lisa Leslie of the Hillsborough County Extension Service will present a program on cash flow management from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 23 at Bruton Memorial Library.
PLANT CITY – A service led by well-known minister and evangelist Rodney Howard-Browne will kick off an old-fashioned tent revival that returns to Plant City for the 26th time.
PLANT CITY – About 350 vehicles are expected to be on display Saturday as the Strawberry Classic Car Show marks its 18th anniversary.
PLANT CITY – Ten-year-old Tybrell Dunlap doesn’t have to think long when asked why he enjoys coming to the Plant City Boys & Girls Club.
PLANT CITY – Members of the Plant City Boys & Girls Club took a trip around the world recently – and never left the building.
Editor’s note: A version of this story published previously in the Plant City Courier.
PLANT CITY – Former classmates at a school that, for years, scheduled classes around the strawberry harvest will have a chance to come together this month for their annual reunion.
PLANT CITY Pastor Joe Kelley said a lot of Christian young people go to school together but never have the opportunity to worship at the same place.
PLANT CITY – Retired race car driver Jack Ingram could scarcely believe it last year when he saw the Chevrolet Monte Carlo he’d driven to a first place finish in the 1975 Daytona Permatex 300.
PLANT CITY – More than 18 months ago, residents lobbied for a four-way stop at the intersection of Waller and Ball streets.
PLANT CITY — Incumbent City Commissioner Mary Thomas Mathis turned back a challenge Tuesday by political newcomer Hasani Jackson to win another three-year term by a wide margin.
PLANT CITY Tomlin Middle School student Emma Poole and Plant City High student Gresham Stephens will compete May 2 in regional speech contest sponsored by the Optimist Club.
PLANT CITY — No criminal charges will be filed but a security firm has been banned from using the Plant City police pistol range after an investigation into how a bullet fired at the ...
PLANT CITY — An annual fundraiser that benefits South Florida Baptist Hospital and two other charitable causes will have an emphasis on physical competitions this year.
PLANT CITY An April 12 car wash will help raise money to feed the needy in the Plant City area.
Two men were in custody and the search was on for a third after an early Friday morning robbery at a McDonald’s off Interstate 4 in Dover.
PLANT CITY Sandra S. Whitmill was recently promoted to vice president, compliance officer at Sunshine Bank.
PLANT CITY – The Plant City Community Chorale will present a program of eclectic music, “Music Lifts Our Heart,” as its annual spring concert.
PLANT CITY – A team of University of Tampa students, including two from Plant City, placed second in a regional competition in Boston last month for the best solutions to global problems.
A 67-year-old Plant City man has died from injuries sustained in a March 13 crash in Pasco County that also killed a...
PLANT CITY — Ashley Prescott joined the Plant City Family YMCA two years ago because she wanted to get physically fit.
PLANT CITY – The Rev. Norm Blanton knows that area churches do a lot to help the needy.
PLANT CITY The city is seeking more sponsors for the annual Independence Day celebration at Plant City Stadium.
PLANT CITY – Two officers who played key roles in saving a woman who was being violently attacked by her former boyfriend were honored by the city for their “selfless acts of bravery.”
PLANT CITY The Easter Bunny is planning to make his annual visit April 4 to Otis M. Andrews Sports Complex.
PLANT CITY — So just how much money does the Florida Strawberry Festival bring to Plant City, including area businesses?
PLANT CITY — Development could be at hand for Carl Grooms’ strawberry farm, but the iconic grower said he is not necessarily leaving the business.
PLANT CITY Plant City High juniors Shelby Baerwalde, Kendall Johnson, Chase Lott and Madison Manley attended an annual leadership and ethics conference presented by West Point Society-Florida West Coast Chapter.
PLANT CITY Al Berry was deemed a walking history of Plant City as he received an annual award for helping preserve the city’s past.
PLANT CITY The Plant City Area Democratic Club is sponsoring a candidate forum at 6:30 p.m. April 2 for the city commission race.
PLANT CITY – So just how much money does the Florida Strawberry Festival bring to Plant City, including area businesses?
Depot Antiques is preparing to move from the Reynolds Street address that the business has occupied for about a year.
PLANT CITY — An award-winning garden will be the venue for an April 11 fashion show sponsored by the Plant City Garden Club.
PLANT CITY – A summer camp that seeks to combine fun with science is returning for its second year in Plant City.
PLANT CITY Three Plant City High School students took the top three spots in a recent essay contest sponsored by Veterans of Foreign Wars’ District 4.