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Plant City Courier

Church hosting revival

PLANT CITY Evangelist Ron Coram will be the featured speaker at a revival at Lebanon Baptist Church.
Published: 04/26/15
Sunflowers on the Ranch features walk in the country

Sunflowers on the Ranch features walk in the country

PLANT CITY – First, it was a corn maze.
Published: 04/25/15
Police chief receives residents’ accolades for helping improve traffic safety

Police chief receives residents’ accolades for helping improve traffic safety

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.
Published: 04/24/15
Lifelong Plant City resident feels blessed to turn 100

Lifelong Plant City resident feels blessed to turn 100

PLANT CITY – Verna C. Keen Harris said there’s really no big secret to a long life.
Published: 04/24/15
Growers backing development of robotic strawberry harvesters

Growers backing development of robotic strawberry harvesters

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.
Published: 04/23/15
Plant City girl, 12, wounded in apparent drive-by shooting

Plant City girl, 12, wounded in apparent drive-by shooting

Counselors were at Marshall Middle School on Thursday after a 12-year-old student was wounded at her home in an apparent drive-by shooting, deputies said.
Published: 04/23/15
Fancy Flea market returning to festival grounds

Fancy Flea market returning to festival grounds

PLANT CITY Shoppers interested in all things repainted, repurposed, and refurbished can find that and more at the Fancy Flea, a flea market that specializes in vintage and shabby chic home décor.
Published: 04/22/15
Updated: 04/23/15
Retired colonel loves second career teaching horseback riding

Retired colonel loves second career teaching horseback riding

PLANT CITY – Donn Mann said he could have enrolled his 14-year-old daughter, Amorianna, in riding lessons much closer to their Sarasota home.
Published: 04/22/15
Here’s a new twist on a classic treat

Here’s a new twist on a classic treat

I’m all about dessert. I can’t finish a meal without thinking about or eating one. So after a day out in the sun pulling weeds and muscles, we sat down to a lazy, but healthy dinner – salad and a turkey burger. Then came the big ...
Published: 04/21/15
Blueberry festival features music, food and U-pick fruit

Blueberry festival features music, food and U-pick fruit

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.
Published: 04/21/15