School vaccinations
In this 2011 file photo, Nelia Dasalla gives Alan Robles, 6, a shot at the Highlands County Health Department location in Avon Park. A recent report from the Florida Health Department found that vaccination levels in schools throughout the state are lower than they’ve been in about a decade.
SEBRING — Immunization numbers are higher in Highlands County, but around Florida, 7 percent of kindergartners and 9.4 percent seventh graders did not get...
In this 2010 photo, Navy veteran Full Lt. Roger E. Miller, center, sits with the honor guard from the Veterans of Foreign Post 4300 during the Veterans Day ceremony on the lawn of the courthouse. Nearly 20,000 veterans live in Highlands County, and 75,000 in the 17th Congressional District, said U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney, R-Okeechobee.
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Avon Park junior Ben Antonio finished fifth in the 129-pound weight class at the Class 1A state finals. Antonio was selected as the Highlands Today 2015-2016 All-Highlands Boys Weightlifter of the Year.
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