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Woman arrested in case after dog dies from heat stroke

Woman arrested in case after dog dies from heat stroke

AVON PARK — An Avon Park woman accused of leaving her dog in an outside crate without water, food or shade, has been arrested, according to a warrant released Tuesday.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Sebring native to play role in upcoming ‘Big Bang Theory’ episode

Sebring native to play role in upcoming ‘Big Bang Theory’ episode

SEBRING — Sebring native and actor Creagen Dow has started the new year literally with a big bang.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Cataracts don’t just happen to the elderly

Cataracts don’t just happen to the elderly

While most cataracts are age-related, they can occur at any time in life.
Updated: 9 hours ago

Temporary road closures announced for Sebring event

SEBRING — The annual Roaring 20’s celebration is set from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in downtown Sebring.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Rededication ceremony to mark Sebring High’s centennial

Rededication ceremony to mark Sebring High’s centennial

SEBRING — The first of three events this year recognizing Sebring High School’s centennial will be held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Sebring Middle School gym, which is the only remaining structure from the old high school. ...
Updated: 11 hours ago

Funeral service scheduled for John Griffin

SEBRING — A funeral mass is scheduled for Sebring City Councilman John Griffin at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Catherine Catholic Church. Visitation is scheduled from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, 4001 Sebring Parkway, Sebri...
Updated: 11 hours ago

Lake Placid woman uninjured in fatality accident

BRADENTON — A Lake Placid woman was uninjured in an three-vehicle accident that resulted in a man dying Monday morning in Manatee County, according to a press release from the Florida Highway Patrol.
Published: 02/09/16
Downtown Sebring getting more outdoor sculptures

Downtown Sebring getting more outdoor sculptures

SEBRING — The Sebring Redevelopment Agency is participating in the 16th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition for the third year.
Published: 02/09/16
Heavy rains put farmers behind with caladium harvesting

Heavy rains put farmers behind with caladium harvesting

LAKE PLACID — Caladium farmers, such as Don Bates, are scrambling these days because of the record rains during the past week.
Published: 02/09/16
Longtime Sebring councilor, John Griffin, dies

Longtime Sebring councilor, John Griffin, dies

SEBRING — Those who worked with Sebring City Councilman John Griffin always knew where he stood on an issue.
Published: 02/08/16
Updated: 02/09/16