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Plant City Courier

Don Walden named area’s Realtor of the Year

Don Walden named area’s Realtor of the Year

PLANT CITY – Don Walden entered college in the late 1940s thinking he’d graduate and take over his father’s Plant City Chevrolet dealership.
Published: 01/14/15
Updated: 01/15/15

Police investigating death of Plant City man

Plant City police said they are investigating the death of a 39-year-old man found late Tuesday with upper-body trauma.
Published: 01/14/15

App allows Hillsborough users to report suspicious activity

BRANDON — The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office has a new smartphone app, tip411, for sending public-safety and crime-fighting tips to their communications center.
Published: 01/14/15

Burger King eyes site on Thonotosassa Road

PLANT CITY Preliminary plans have been filed for a Burger King on Thonotosassa Road at the Gold Finch Drive intersection.
Published: 01/14/15
FHP asking for information about Jan. 3 Plant City crash

FHP asking for information about Jan. 3 Plant City crash

The Florida Highway Patrol is asking for information about a Jan. 3 crash that killed a motorcyclist Plant City.
Published: 01/09/15
Updated: 01/13/15
Assistant children’s librarian opens a new chapter: retirement

Assistant children’s librarian opens a new chapter: retirement

PLANT CITY – Debbie Clark’s love of Plant City youngsters inspired her to spend nine years as assistant children’s librarian at Bruton Memorial Library.
Published: 01/13/15
Junior Royalty contestants shine at annual Strawberry Festival pageant

Junior Royalty contestants shine at annual Strawberry Festival pageant

PLANT CITY Four girls impressed the judges and took home crowns at the Florida Strawberry Festival’s annual Junior Royalty Pageant.
Published: 01/13/15
Signups Jan. 24 for Florida Strawberry Festival Baby Parade

Signups Jan. 24 for Florida Strawberry Festival Baby Parade

PLANT CITY – Registration for the Florida Strawberry Festival’s popular Baby Parade will be from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Jan. 24 at the offices of Hillsborough Title.
Published: 01/13/15
Falling for Ina Garten, all over again

Falling for Ina Garten, all over again

What can I say? I’m a big fan of Ina Garten, a k a the Barefoot Contessa. Dinner at her house would top the wish list of countless home cooks, including me.
Published: 01/13/15
Dover pair faces cruelty charges after horse dies, others neglected

Dover pair faces cruelty charges after horse dies, others neglected

A Dover ranch owner and her companion face animal cruelty charges after deputies say one horse died from neglect and others were found malnourished.
Published: 01/11/15
Updated: 01/12/15