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Plant City Courier

City commission candidates woo voters at forum sponsored by Democrats

City commission candidates woo voters at forum sponsored by Democrats

PLANT CITY The two candidates for city commission fielded a wide range of questions at a Thursday evening forum sponsored by the local Democrats.
Published: 04/03/15
Two arrested, one sought in robbery at Dover fast food restaurant

Two arrested, one sought in robbery at Dover fast food restaurant

Two men were in custody and the search was on for a third after an early Friday morning robbery at a McDonald’s off Interstate 4 in Dover.
Published: 04/03/15

Hillsborough fire chief demoted, replaced by ex-Tampa chief

Dennis Jones, who served as Tampa’s fire chief for more than five years, has been tapped to lead Hillsborough County Fire Rescue.
Published: 04/03/15
Former Polk teacher pleads guilty to sex charges

Former Polk teacher pleads guilty to sex charges

Former teacher Jennifer Fichter has pleaded guilty to all Polk County charges of having sex with a minor.
Published: 04/03/15
Sunshine Bank names new VP

Sunshine Bank names new VP

PLANT CITY Sandra S. Whitmill was recently promoted to vice president, compliance officer at Sunshine Bank.
Published: 04/03/15
Community chorale’s spring concert April 18 at Eastside Baptist

Community chorale’s spring concert April 18 at Eastside Baptist

PLANT CITY – The Plant City Community Chorale will present a program of eclectic music, “Music Lifts Our Heart,” as its annual spring concert.
Published: 04/03/15
Plant City Relay for Life organizers hope to raise $220,000 for cancer fight

Plant City Relay for Life organizers hope to raise $220,000 for cancer fight

PLANT CITY Teams of walkers are lacing up their shoes for the annual Relay for Life.
Published: 04/02/15
Updated: 04/03/15
College students still could snag $1 million prize for best socially conscious ideas

College students still could snag $1 million prize for best socially conscious ideas

PLANT CITY – A team of University of Tampa students, including two from Plant City, placed second in a regional competition in Boston last month for the best solutions to global problems.
Published: 04/02/15

Plant City man dies from injuries after March 13 Pasco wreck

A 67-year-old Plant City man has died from injuries sustained in a March 13 crash in Pasco County that also killed a 16-year-old boy.
Published: 04/01/15
YMCA’s new volunteer is always giving back to others

YMCA’s new volunteer is always giving back to others

PLANT CITY — Ashley Prescott joined the Plant City Family YMCA two years ago because she wanted to get physically fit.
Published: 04/01/15