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Plant City Courier

Plant City High’s cosmetology students take another state title

Plant City High’s cosmetology students take another state title

PLANT CITY – Jade Curren said she looks forward to her weekly visits to Plant City High’s cosmetology department because the budding hairstylists make her look like a Disney princess.
Published: 05/13/15
Voodoo lily is one of a very unusual plant family

Voodoo lily is one of a very unusual plant family

Decades ago someone called me and told me I had to go see a plant he’d never seen before and was pretty sure I hadn’t either. He didn’t have a name for it, just the address of where it was located. I was younger then, more curiou...
Published: 05/13/15
Here’s a back-pocket recipe that’ll always have your back

Here’s a back-pocket recipe that’ll always have your back

As I sat at the computer, lamenting the fact that I’d spent too much time cruising the Internet when I should have been writing, the clock on the screen said 5:10 p.m.
Published: 05/13/15
Plant City student advances in club’s speech contest

Plant City student advances in club’s speech contest

PLANT CITY A Plant City girl will compete Saturday in the North Florida District Finals of the Optimist Club’s annual Oratorical Contest.
Updated one month ago
Durant moves on to state final four

Durant moves on to state final four

PLANT CITY — Some shuffling of the lineup with a focus on shoring up the defense left usual Durant designated hitter Harrison Theocharakis on the bench to start Tuesday’s Class 7A region final against Kissimmee Osceola. ...
Published: 05/12/15
Driver in Friday wrong-way crash dies, FHP says

Driver in Friday wrong-way crash dies, FHP says

A wrong-way driver who triggered a four-vehicle crash in Plant City that led to the death of a Lakeland man late Friday has himself died, authorities said.
Published: 05/12/15
Police: Wrong-way Plant City driver kills motorcyclist

Police: Wrong-way Plant City driver kills motorcyclist

A motorcyclist was killed Monday night after she struck by a wrong-way driver who ignored two efforts by a police office to pull him over.
Published: 05/12/15

Packaged meal company opening food prep, packaging center in Plant City

PLANT CITY — A packaged meal company based in Tampa plans to open a culinary center in a Plant City late this year.
Updated one month ago
Retiree visits Plant City Photo Archives in search for ancestry

Retiree visits Plant City Photo Archives in search for ancestry

PLANT CITY Richard and Mary Ellen Plant recently visited the Plant City Photo Archives and History Center to learn more about Henry B. Plant, for whom the city was named.
Updated one month ago
Plant City ranch extends its flower stroll to this weekend

Plant City ranch extends its flower stroll to this weekend

PLANT CITY – If you missed Sunflowers at the Ranch, you’ll have one more shot this weekend.
Updated one month ago