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Plant City Courier

Troopers: Wrong-way driver triggers fatal Plant City crash

Troopers: Wrong-way driver triggers fatal Plant City crash

A wrong-way driver on State Road 60 in Plant City triggered a four-vehicle crash that led to the death of a Lakeland man late Friday, authorities said.
Published: 05/09/15
Longtime Plant City restaurant closes

Longtime Plant City restaurant closes

PLANT CITY Chancy’s Catfish Shack closed late last month after 25 years of operation.
Updated one month ago
Churches host conference for area youth

Churches host conference for area youth

PLANT CITY – Students from churches across the area participated on April 25 in multi church and multi denomination event geared toward teenagers.
Updated one month ago

Free fitness sessions offered Saturdays in May in Plant City park

PLANT CITY Anytime Fitness is sponsoring free outdoor fitness classes at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays during May at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center grounds.
Updated one month ago
Gramling inducted into FNGLA Hall of Fame

Gramling inducted into FNGLA Hall of Fame

PLANT CITY – The Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association will induct Hugh Gramling, former executive director of Tampa Bay Wholesale Growers, into the FNGLA Hall of Fame June 13 at its annual convention in Coral Gables.
Updated one month ago

Men sought in abduction attempt of Strawberry Crest student

PLANT CITY — Authorities on Thursday were searching for two men after an 18-year-old Strawberry Crest High School student said they tried get her into a car.
Published: 05/07/15
Updated: 05/08/15
Plant City leaders ask for divine guidance at National Day of Prayer

Plant City leaders ask for divine guidance at National Day of Prayer

PLANT CITY – A former Army sergeant who lost a leg and his sight in Iraq said his faith helped him survive his horrific wounds.
Updated one month ago

Gunmen sought after Plant City shooting injures one

Authorities said they were searching for two gunmen who fired into a car occupied by a man and woman talking in an open field Wednesday night in Plant City. Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to an arrest.
Updated one month ago

Bass Pro Shops manager set for Brandon job fair — and opening

BRANDON — With about 200 jobs to be filled, Ronnie Cheeks is looking forward to the Bass Pro Shops job fair later this month at The Regent in Riverview, and to the expected July opening of the much-anticipated outdoor retailer in Brandon. ...
Published: 05/06/15
Updated: 05/09/15
Fashion show raises fund for guide dogs

Fashion show raises fund for guide dogs

PLANT CITY – Members of the GFWC Woman’s Club of Plant City modeled spring fashions for a good cause at an annual fashion show April 24.
Updated one month ago