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Plant City Courier

Florida Opry’s first show of season is 6-9 p.m. Saturday

Florida Opry’s first show of season is 6-9 p.m. Saturday

PLANT CITY The Florida Opry kicks off its new season with a three-hour show starting at 6 p.m. Saturday.
Published: 10/09/14
Updated: 10/10/14

Health screenings, refreshments part of center’s open house

PLANT CITY South Florida Baptist Hospital’s Cancer Resource Center will hold an open house from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Published: 10/15/14

Karate school offering self-defense class for women

The class is open to females 12 and older and will focus on techniques to counter an attacker. The course will also include tips on how to avoid such crimes as parking lot attacks, purse snatchings and carjackings.
Published: 10/13/14
Model aircraft will take to the skies Oct. 23-25 in Lakeland

Model aircraft will take to the skies Oct. 23-25 in Lakeland

More than 130 large, professionally built radio controlled aircraft will take part in 12 O’Clock High, an event at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport.
Published: 10/19/14
Simmons Career Center debuts dual enrollment with HCC

Simmons Career Center debuts dual enrollment with HCC

PLANT CITY – Simmons Career Center is offering its students the opportunity for dual-enrollment with Hillsborough Community College for the first time in its history.
Published: 10/13/14
Historic preservation official has productive trip to national conference

Historic preservation official has productive trip to national conference

PLANT CITY – Plant City Photo Archives and History Center Executive Director Gil Gott recently attended a national conference of an association of museums and historical societies.
Published: 10/11/14

Plant City club’s fundraising barbecue is Oct. 23 at old train depot

PLANT CITY The Woman’s Club of Plant City’s annual barbecue fundraiser will benefit the club’s scholarship and educational programs.
Published: 10/12/14

Company planning 125-unit apartment complex off I-4

PLANT CITY – Plans have been submitted to city hall for a 125-unit apartment complex at the southwest corner of Frontage and Son Keen roads.
Published: 10/08/14
Updated: 10/09/14
Three arrested on cocaine trafficking charges after search of Plant City home

Three arrested on cocaine trafficking charges after search of Plant City home

Investigators arrested three men, and seized more than 7,000 grams of cocaine and 6 pounds of marijuana, following a two-month investigation of drug trafficking.
Published: 10/09/14
Plant City rancher, businessman Varnum dead at 76

Plant City rancher, businessman Varnum dead at 76

PLANT CITY — Three things shaped the life of A.H. “Hank” Varnum: his humble upbringing, his love of family and his take-charge personality, his son, Scott, said.
Published: 10/08/14
Updated: 10/09/14