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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014

Plant City Courier

Plant City High club brightens Easter for Florida Baptist Children’s Home

Plant City High club brightens Easter for Florida Baptist Children’s Home

PLANT CITY About 40 youngsters at Florida Baptist Children’s Home woke up Easter morning to bags filled with goodies, thanks to the generosity of a Plant City High School club and local businesses.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Train strikes logging truck in Plant City

Train strikes logging truck in Plant City

The driver of a semi-tractor trailer was injured today when he was struck by a CSX freight train in Plant City at a site that has no crossing lights.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Hundreds of kids enjoy goodies and entertainment at annual Easter egg hunt

Hundreds of kids enjoy goodies and entertainment at annual Easter egg hunt

PLANT CITY One of the city’s most popular events for youngsters celebrated its 25th anniversary on April 19 - much to the delight of hundreds of kids.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Farmers market featuring organics sprouts in Plant City

Farmers market featuring organics sprouts in Plant City

PLANT CITY – Jennifer Jurnigan and her sister Lori Butterworth like to shop for organically grown foods but say they can be hard to find locally.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Plant City Woman’s Club members show off fashions for a good cause

Plant City Woman’s Club members show off fashions for a good cause

PLANT CITY – Members of the GFWC Woman’s Club of Plant City served as models for an April 11 fashion show to benefit scholarships for women.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Six soccer fields in the works at Ellis-Methvin Park

Six soccer fields in the works at Ellis-Methvin Park

PLANT CITY – Ellis-Methvin Park is expected to have six new soccer fields by late summer or early fall.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Fundraiser at winery to help families of construction workers killed on job

PLANT CITY – Live music, drawings and locally produced wine will be among the features of a May 1 benefit for families of construction workers who are killed on the job.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Plant City bluegrass concert features The Roys, four other bands

Plant City bluegrass concert features The Roys, four other bands

PLANT CITY – A brother and sister act will headline a spring concert sponsored by the Central Florida Bluegrass Association.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Florida Opry regular season ends on high note

Florida Opry regular season ends on high note

PLANT CITY – The Florida Opry wrapped up its regular season April 12 with a show that featured a picking society and a singer-songwriter.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Hundreds participate in Relay for Life; organizers hope to reach  $248,000 goal

Hundreds participate in Relay for Life; organizers hope to reach $248,000 goal

PLANT CITY Joy Neely said the fight against cancer is a team effort - in more ways than one.
Updated: 9 hours ago