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Monday, Oct 20, 2014

Plant City Courier

Plant City woman’s native wildflower garden wins statewide honors

Plant City woman’s native wildflower garden wins statewide honors

PLANT CITY — Colorful butterflies sometimes seem to outnumber the plants in Joanne Mason’s garden.
Published: 10/18/14

Plant City club offering course on flower arranging

PLANT CITY The Plant City Garden Club will host a workshop, Have Fun with Flowers, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Published: 10/19/14

Plant City dance school sponsoring Saturday scavenger hunt

PLANT CITY The Dance Connection, 507 N. Wheeler St., will hold a scavenger hunt starting at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Published: 10/20/14
Plant City club strives to promote healthy living with health fair

Plant City club strives to promote healthy living with health fair

PLANT CITY The Woman’s Club of Plant City hosted an Oct. 11 wellness fair as part of an endeavor to promote healthy living in the community.
Published: 10/18/14
Plant City Halloween party offers fun activities for all ages

Plant City Halloween party offers fun activities for all ages

PLANT CITY Kids can win candy and prizes while dressing up in their favorite costumes at the Plant City Recreation and Parks Halloween Spooktacular.
Published: 10/19/14

Traditions are the glue of generations

We did it because it was fun, it drew us closer to our children and we were looking for a memory-maker that would be a special event we could savor and share upon recollection. That’s how “Foothie” was born in our family.
Published: 10/17/14
Christmas Parade set for Dec. 5; sponsors needed

Christmas Parade set for Dec. 5; sponsors needed

PLANT CITY – Organizers of the Dec. 5 Christmas Parade are seeking sponsors to help stage the event that heralds in the holiday season.
Published: 10/16/14
Insurance company celebrating golden anniversary

Insurance company celebrating golden anniversary

PLANT CITY – Long before the era of cell phones, Mark Poppell recalls his father stopping at least once a day at a pay phone to check in with his insurance office during family vacations.
Published: 10/15/14
Updated: 10/16/14
Garden takes statewide honors for its Florida wildflowers

Garden takes statewide honors for its Florida wildflowers

PLANT CITY – Colorful butterflies sometimes seem to outnumber the plants in Joanne Mason’s garden.
Published: 10/14/14
Updated: 10/16/14
New owner still pondering future of shuttered home for troubled teen girls

New owner still pondering future of shuttered home for troubled teen girls

PLANT CITY The Florida Baptist Children’s Home has taken ownership of the shuttered refuge for troubled teenage girls, but the property’s future hasn’t been decided.
Published: 10/15/14