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Sebring man dies in accident
Wed  May 24 2017 03:25PM
SEBRING — A Sebring man died Tuesday evening after his vehicle crashed into a trailer towed by another vehicle, according to a press release from the Florida Highway Patrol. Luis … Find out how to read more online.
Councilman, businessman spar over billboards
Tue  May 23 2017 09:14AM
SEBRING — Thursday, Sebring businessman Dennis Thieme stood in front of a sign at a gasoline station that closed more than two years ago. Thieme, who owns the gasoline station … Find out how to read more online.
AP hopeful after meeting with Publix
Tue  May 23 2017 09:16AM
AVON PARK — The City of Charm made its case recently that it wants to, once again, be a city with a Publix Supermarket. City Manager Julian Deleon, Main Street … Find out how to read more online.
Sebring Hills wildfire under investigation
Tue  May 23 2017 09:16AM
SEBRING — State officials have opened an investigation into Friday’s wildfire that burned 30 acres of woods and scrub in the west end of Sebring Hills. The Florida Forest Service … Find out how to read more online.
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Six apply for CRA director position
Tue  May 23 2017 03:06PM
SEBRING — Six people have applied to head the Sebring Community Redevelopment Agency, a position being vacated by CRA Director Robin Hinote. A CRA committee will consider the applicants and make a recommendation to the CRA board. One of the … Find out how to read more online.

‘The Wait is Over’
Mon  May 22 2017 08:30AM
SEBRING — The Lake Placid High School Class of 2017’s motto is “The Wait is Over.” Truer words were never spoken as some 170 students walked across the stage to receive their diplomas Saturday afternoon at the Alan Jay Wildstein … Find out how to read more online.

Unsung hero Jernigan is a friend and mentor
Tue  May 23 2017 09:16AM
SEBRING — Bill Jernigan, retired veterinarian and founder of the Sebring Animal Hospital, was honored at the First United Methodist Church of Sebring during the 2017 annual Highlands County Friends of Scouting Soaring Eagle Dinner March 30. Other recipients have … Find out how to read more online.

Wheel’s for A’s marks 20 years of rewarding seniors
Tue  May 23 2017 03:05PM
SEBRING — The wheels keep on turning and the cars keep on going to seniors who enter the Alan Jay Automotive Network’s Wheels for A’s program, which celebrates 20 years this year. High school seniors in Highlands County, and in … Find out how to read more online.

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Consultant charged in scheme to trade US secrets for profit
Wed  May 24 2017 05:48PM
NEW YORK (AP) — A Washington consultant, three hedge fund workers and a government employee were blamed Wednesday by federal prosecutors for an insider trading scheme that converted government secrets into hedge fund profits. Four were arrested on conspiracy, securities … read more.

Unconscious man rode on car’s trunk for miles
Wed  May 24 2017 05:44PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — When police pulled over a Tennessee couple and told them a body was lying on the trunk of their car, they thought it was a joke — until they got out to look. They found an … read more.

Ford’s new CEO gets $1 million bonus, $1.8 million base pay
Wed  May 24 2017 05:44PM
DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co.’s new CEO got a $1 million bonus when he took on his new role this week. CEO Jim Hackett will have a base salary of $1.8 million per year. That’s the same base pay … read more.

Ex-officer who shot teen sentenced to 3 months in jail
Wed  May 24 2017 05:44PM
CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — A former Virginia police officer who fatally shot an 18-year-old man has been sentenced to three months in jail. News media outlets report that a judge imposed the sentence for former Richmond Police Officer David L. … read more.

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