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Plant City Courier

Librarian at Georgia Christian school to take helm at Plant City library

Librarian at Georgia Christian school to take helm at Plant City library

PLANT CITY The head librarian at a Christian school near Atlanta has been named the new director for Bruton Memorial Library.
Published: 01/20/15
Students win top honors at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Breakfast

Students win top honors at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Breakfast

PLANT CITY Some of the youngest members of the community received top honors at an annual breakfast in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Published: 01/19/15
3 weeks after car crushes home, Dover woman still living in hotel

3 weeks after car crushes home, Dover woman still living in hotel

TAMPA — It’s been three weeks since Dorothy Ussery’s world crashed down around her.
Published: 01/18/15
Updated: 01/19/15
City engineer fired; assistant city engineer quits in protest

City engineer fired; assistant city engineer quits in protest

PLANT CITY – The city is looking for two new employees to replace City Engineer Brett Gocka, who was fired, and Assistant City Engineer Kishor Desai, who resigned in protest.
Published: 01/18/15
South Tampa man charged with cruelty to water buffalo

South Tampa man charged with cruelty to water buffalo

A Tampa man was arrested Friday on animal cruelty charges after detectives discovered an injured water buffalo calf tied to a fence in Plant City, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said.
Published: 01/17/15

One dead, three hurt in Plant City wreck on I-4 ramp

PLANT CITY — A 61-year-old Winter Haven man was killed and three other men injured Friday when a car turned in front of a pickup truck on Alexander Street at the Interstate 4 interchange.
Published: 01/17/15

One killed, three injured in Plant City crash

PLANT CITY - One man was killed and three injured Friday when a car turned in front of a pickup truck on Alexander Street at the Interstate 4 interchange.
Published: 01/16/15
Tickets now on sale for Jan. 31 Florida Strawberry Festival queen’s pageant

Tickets now on sale for Jan. 31 Florida Strawberry Festival queen’s pageant

PLANT CITY Tickets went on sale today at three locations for the Florida Strawberry Festival’s queen pageant.
Published: 01/16/15
Girl Scouts taking orders for cookies through Jan. 25

Girl Scouts taking orders for cookies through Jan. 25

PLANT CITY – Get your sweet tooth ready for a once a year treat, courtesy of the local Girl Scouts.
Published: 01/16/15
Charity fashion show is Jan. 23 at Plant City High

Charity fashion show is Jan. 23 at Plant City High

PLANT CITY The ninth annual Every Buddy is Beautiful fashion show will be 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Plant City High School auditorium.
Published: 01/13/15
Updated: 01/15/15