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Plant City Courier

Couple asks help to preserve history of Turkey Creek school

Couple asks help to preserve history of Turkey Creek school

PLANT CITY There was a time Turkey Creek was overrun with turkeys, which is how the creek got its name and so too the school for which the mascot is a gobbler.
Updated: 41 mins ago

Plant City hospital sponsoring weight loss surgery programs

PLANT CITY South Florida Baptist Hospital is sponsoring two programs this month on weight loss surgery.
Published: 09/01/14

Plant City Community Chorale seeks more singers

PLANT CITY Singers interested in taking part in the Plant City Community Chorale’s Christmas concert should come to rehearsals Sept. 8 and 15.
Published: 08/30/14
Silk design class Thursday at 1914 Plant City High School Community Center

Silk design class Thursday at 1914 Plant City High School Community Center

The East Hillsborough Historical Society, which is based in the community center at 605 N. Collins St., will host the class sponsored by the Arts Council of Plant City.
Published: 08/29/14

Local movie makes cut in national contest

A short, low-budget film that Matthew Glover created with about 20 family members and friends has survived the first round of judging in a national contest.
Published: 08/29/14
Annual concert helps support Plant City arts

Annual concert helps support Plant City arts

PLANT CITY The Arts Council of Plant City continued its tradition of promoting the arts through an annual summer concert of song and dance.
Published: 09/01/14
Community garden opening on campus of Plant City elementary school

Community garden opening on campus of Plant City elementary school

PLANT CITY Planning is under way for Plant City’s first school community garden, where students and community members can study and participate in the art of growing.
Published: 08/30/14
Late historian’s writings a treasure trove for history center

Late historian’s writings a treasure trove for history center

PLANT CITY — A nonprofit that preserves the area’s heritage recently received some of the writings of a retired educator who literally wrote the book on Plant City history.
Published: 09/01/14
Plant City scenes included in Canadian singer’s Christmas video

Plant City scenes included in Canadian singer’s Christmas video

PLANT CITY An upcoming music video about Christmas in Florida will include some scenes shot at a historic Plant City home.
Published: 08/31/14

Extra lanes to help traffic flow at Walden Lake

PLANT CITY – The city will add lanes on Timberlane Drive to curb wait times for motorists exiting from the west side of Walden Lake.
Published: 08/29/14