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Treatment continues for Lakeland teenager severely injured in boating accident
Eight surgeries and counting.
Published on 05/17/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Woman charged with simulating sex following basketball dispute
A woman who made headlines as an activist for atheist causes has been charged with verbally simulating sex in the presence of a 10-year-old neighbor.
Published on 05/04/11
Updated on 03/20/13
Seffner Christian girls fall in 1A state semifinals

The Crusaders, with no juniors or seniors on the roster, fell to the more seasoned Lake Worth Trinity Christian, 72-55.

Published on 02/23/11
Updated on 03/19/13
Lakeland police investigate death of 9-year-old girl

Police are investigating the Wednesday night death of a 9-year-old girl.

Published on 11/25/10
Updated on 07/12/13
Fundraiser for slain officers' families raises $70,000

Jaime Greene has never met Sara Kocab, but that didn't stop him from joining two dozen barbecue teams at a benefit for Kocab and Kelly Curtis, widows of two Tampa police officers killed on duty last month.

Published on 07/17/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Lakeland fundraiser to benefit families of fallen Tampa officers

Businesses and residents from the Central Florida area are planning a Saturday fundraiser to help the families of slain Tampa police Officers David Curtis and Jeff Kocab.

Published on 07/15/10
Updated on 03/21/13
2 Polk deputies shot by suspect on the mend at home

More than three weeks ago, Polk County sheriff's deputies Mike Braswell and Paul Fairbanks III were seriously wounded when a gunman opened fire on a dark Lakeland area street.

Published on 07/14/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Lakeland woman places in top 5 in Hooters swimsuit contest

A former Lake Gibson High School cheerleader was fourth runner-up in a swimsuit contest sponsored by a restaurant chain known for its servers in skimpy attire.

Published on 07/13/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Police in Lakeland investigating death of 2-year-old

Lakeland police are investigating the death of a toddler.

Published on 06/14/10
Updated on 07/11/13
Lawyer attempting to regain assets of dead lottery winner Shakespeare

A Lakeland lawyer is trying to regain property and cash pertaining to Abraham Shakespeare, on behalf of the killed lottery winner's two children.

Published on 06/14/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Lakeland service to include tribute to fallen area soldiers

A Memorial Day themed service at a Lakeland church will include a tribute to fallen soldiers, including two from Plant City and one from Polk County.

Published on 05/24/10
Updated on 03/21/13
USF's Heath watches sons help Tampa Prep reach title game

University of South Florida men's basketball coach Stan Heath, sitting courtside at the Lakeland Center, was overjoyed to see his two sons, Jordan and Josh, contribute to Tampa Prep's 49-48 victory against Port St. Joe i...

Published on 03/05/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Polk woman says she is innocent in Shakespeare case

Called a "person of interest'' by the Polk County Sheriff's Office in the disappearance of Abraham Shakespeare, a Lakeland woman speaks out.

Published on 02/01/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Hooters of North Lakeland set to reopen Wednesday

A Hooters restaurant at Interstate 4 and U.S. 98 that closed in May for demolition will reopen 11 a.m. Wednesday following a more than $1 million reconstruction project.

The Hooters of North Lakeland's new buil...

Published on 06/26/09
Updated on 03/23/13
King, Clearwater Play State Semifinal Games Today

It has been 27 years since a Hillsborough County public school boys basketball team won a state title. In 1982, King will attempt to end that drought this week but must first go through Gainesville in the Class 5A semifi...

Published on 03/04/09
Updated on 03/24/13