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Plant City Courier

Man seen at Plant City double-homicide identified

Man seen at Plant City double-homicide identified

A man seen leaving the scene of a Plant City double-homicide last week has been identified and Hillsborough County sheriff’s detectives want to speak with him....
Updated: 10 hours ago
Strawberry festival queen taking away a lifetime of memories

Strawberry festival queen taking away a lifetime of memories

PLANT CITY – Jessi Rae Varnum said she’ll offer the following advice to the young lady who takes her place as reigning Florida Strawberry Festival queen:
Updated: 13 hours ago
Longtime strawberry festival leader to be honored

Longtime strawberry festival leader to be honored

PLANT CITY Al Berry, who served as a Florida Strawberry Festival director for 43 years, will be busy accepting accolades in the next few weeks.
Published: 01/26/15
Retired credit union president appointed to Plant City planning board

Retired credit union president appointed to Plant City planning board

PLANT CITY – When Art Wood retired last fall after four decades in the credit union business, he said he wasn’t planning to spend time in a rocker.
Published: 01/27/15
Drum line competition emerges as festival’s signature event

Drum line competition emerges as festival’s signature event

PLANT CITY Strawberry Crest High School and Marshall Middle School bands took top awards in the first ever drum line competition at a festival honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Published: 01/26/15
Plant City church offers special services in ‘red, white and blue’

Plant City church offers special services in ‘red, white and blue’

PLANT CITY – Inspirational speaker Andrew Phipps will be featured at services entitled “I Love America” at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday at Harmony Baptist Church.
Published: 01/26/15
IT firm guided by biblical teachings opens Plant City office

IT firm guided by biblical teachings opens Plant City office

PLANT CITY A business technology provider founded on religious principles recently opened a Plant City office.
Published: 01/26/15
Plant City’s new library director returning to her hometown roots

Plant City’s new library director returning to her hometown roots

PLANT CITY — The head librarian at a Christian school near Atlanta has been named the new director for Bruton Memorial Library.
Published: 01/25/15

RV parts supplier moving HQ to Plant City

PLANT CITY — An RV parts and accessory supplier is moving its headquarters from Kissimmee to Plant City, bringing with it 30 new jobs and $200,000 in capital investment.
Published: 01/23/15
Updated: 01/24/15
Person of interest arrested in double homicide near Plant City

Person of interest arrested in double homicide near Plant City

Hillsborough County deputies have arrested a person of interest in Thursday night’s double homicide near Plant City.
Published: 01/23/15