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Plant City Courier

Plant City club benefits from lawmakers’ leftover campaign money

Plant City club benefits from lawmakers’ leftover campaign money

PLANT CITY Two state lawmakers donated $500 each in leftover campaign donations to the Plant City Boys & Girls Club.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Sara Evans returns Tuesday to the Florida Strawberry Festival stage

Sara Evans returns Tuesday to the Florida Strawberry Festival stage

PLANT CITY – Sara Evans is hoping for warm weather when she travels to Plant City for her 7:30 p.m. Tuesday concert at the Florida Strawberry Festival.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Seven new recruits pin on badge at Plant City Fire Rescue

Seven new recruits pin on badge at Plant City Fire Rescue

PLANT CITY – Seven new workers were sworn in recently at an agency likened to a family – Plant City Fire Rescue.
Updated: 16 hours ago
Florida Strawberry Festival has smooth opening

Florida Strawberry Festival has smooth opening

PLANT CITY — Suzie Seagers knew her first destination on the Florida Strawberry Festival grounds before she walked through the gate Thursday morning.
Published: 02/26/15
Free concerts are up close and personal at Florida Strawberry Festival

Free concerts are up close and personal at Florida Strawberry Festival

PLANT CITY — Sure, the Florida Strawberry Festival has lots of stars on its Wish Farms Soundstage, such as John Legend, Loretta Lynn and Reba.
Published: 02/26/15
Florida Strawberry Festival looks forward to sweet success

Florida Strawberry Festival looks forward to sweet success

PLANT CITY — The carnival rides are in place.
Published: 02/26/15
Inside the outside world of Jon and Gina Brunson

Inside the outside world of Jon and Gina Brunson

BRANDON — They’re admitted addicts.
Published: 02/25/15
Updated: 02/26/15
ESPN crews again shine spotlight on Chelsea Baker

ESPN crews again shine spotlight on Chelsea Baker

PLANT CITY – Chelsea Baker, who was profiled on ESPN in 2010 after pitching two perfect games in Little League, has again attracted the sports network’s attention.
Published: 02/25/15
Updated: 02/26/15

Walden Lake golfers hear plans for development of closed course

PLANT CITY — The members of Walden Lake Golf and Country Club got a first-hand look Wednesday at plans to develop the community’s shuttered 18-hole course.
Published: 02/25/15
Strawberry festival hot-dog eating contest winners can say, ‘hello New York’

Strawberry festival hot-dog eating contest winners can say, ‘hello New York’

PLANT CITY – One of the newest eating contests at the Florida Strawberry Festival has nothing to do with fruit.
Published: 02/25/15