Tuesday Aug 19
Knight Management selling south Florida corn, bean acreage
Knight Management Inc., a south Florida grower-shipper of sweet corn and green beans, plans to sell its operations to a sugar processing company.
St. Petersburg Times
In proud Hendry, Florida's hardest-hit county searches for economic boost
Beyond the relentless fields of sugar cane stalks, past the sign heralding Clewiston as "America's Sweetest City," just south of a cluster of aged mobile homes and modest ranch-style houses sits the weather-worn Lighthouse Apostolic Church.
Southwest Florida Online
U.S. Sugar Wants Control Of Huge Land Area To Write It's Own Rules?
Giant Master Plan Sought By Sugar Producer CLEWISTON, FL. -- U.S. Sugar Corp. of Clewiston is asking to get approval from government agencies for a huge 66 year master plan including over 43,313 acres of land it owns with a portion owned by another large agricultural company, Hilliard Brothers.
WINK-TV Fort Myers
Suspected 'bait dog' found seriously injured in Clewiston
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A 1-year-old Terrier mix was found in Clewiston with extensive injuries after most likely being used as a "bait dog."
The Miami Herald
Who speaks for the public interest in Florida?
There was a time - and not that long ago - when the public interest was well represented in Tallahassee.
Brotherhood Ride makes Sunday stop in Lake Placid
The Brotherhood Ride rolled through afternoon showers into Lake Placid on Sunday evening during the third day of their four day bike ride through Florida.
Brotherhood Ride kicks off in North Naples
The "Brotherhood Ride," honoring Florida's fallen heroes, kicked off Friday morning.