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Thursday, Mar 05, 2015

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Airport authority approves height for potential new casino hotel

Seminole Tribe leaders in Florida are pondering their options for a significant new hotel on the site of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa, and Thursday the tribe won approval from airport authorities for a potential 16-story building if needed....
Updated: 1 hour ago

Preaching, singing part of Plant City church anniversary celebration

PLANT CITY Harmony Baptist Church will celebrate its 21st anniversary Jubilee with a week of special services.
Published: 03/05/15

YMCA offering free water safety courses for kids

PLANT CITY – The Plant City Family YMCA will offer free lessons next week to teach children how to be safe in and around water.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Veteran humbled by Firefighter of Year honors

Veteran humbled by Firefighter of Year honors

PLANT CITY – Eric “E.J.” James once thought he’d follow in his father’s footsteps into law enforcement.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Sea fog not likely a factor in our weather

Sea fog not likely a factor in our weather

Sea fog is developing off the Panhandle and the northwest Gulf Coast, but the National Weather Service says it is unlikely there will be significant fog off the Tampa Bay coast.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Durant High students lead the way in fundraiser for March of Dimes

Durant High students lead the way in fundraiser for March of Dimes

PLANT CITY Durant High’s chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America raised at least $200 for charity with a day of fun at the school.
Updated: 21 hours ago
King High nets Relay for Life milestone

King High nets Relay for Life milestone

The school’s 2015 Relay for Life event is in its 10th year and has raised more than $10 million in the fight against cancer.
Published: 03/04/15

Business aims to help area lacrosse grow

TAMPA — If you can get Laura Barsanti to start talking lacrosse, which isn’t hard, it’s tough to get her to stop.
Published: 03/04/15
Elementary school celebrating a century of learning

Elementary school celebrating a century of learning

SOUTH TAMPA — It was a trip back in time when Mitchell Elementary School celebrated its 100th anniversary with an old-fashioned ice cream social.
Published: 03/04/15
This party is a preview — and more

This party is a preview — and more

UT CAMPUS — Guests at The Chiselers 19th annual Market Preview Party on March 13 will have lots of opportunities to visit, eat, drink and spend money on their choice of thousands of donated items.
Published: 03/04/15

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