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  1. Edwards, Lorena LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Lakeland Ledger

    LORENA LEE EDWARDS, 93 LAKE WALES - Lorena L. Edwards of Lake Wales, Florida passed away Thursday, March 23, 2017. She was born August 6, 1923 in Ft.

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  2. Deputies remove huge invading snake from Florida woman's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 27 | UPI

    A pair of sheriff's deputies in Florida were dispatched to a woman's home to remove a snake that turned out to be a massive banded water snake. The Polk County Sheriff's Office posted a photo to Facebook showing two deputies from the Ag Crimes unit, which specializes in agriculture-related calls, posing with the snake they captured inside a Lake Wales woman's home.

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  3. 6-foot snake removed from Fla. woman's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | NBC2 News

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office says the banded water-snake was removed Friday from a home in Lake Wales, Florida.

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  4. 6-foot Snake Removed from Florida Woman's HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | WTXL

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office says the banded water-snake was removed Friday from a home in Lake Wales, Florida.

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  5. Six foot long snake found in home officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | ABC Action News

    A Lake Wales woman learned the hard way about why you should never leave the backdoor open if you live on a lake in the rural part of Polk County. And in a way, she was under attack, when she discovered a large banded water snake under a filing cabinet in the very home office where she spent all day working.

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  6. Deputies remove 6-foot long snake from elderly woman's Lake Wales homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. LAKE WALES, Fla. - An elderly Lake Wales woman had an unwanted guest removed from her home: a 6-foot long banded water snake. The Polk ...

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  7. OBITUARY: Patricia Maxcy WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | Boca Beacon

    Patricia Maxcy Wilson, 90, of Lake Wales, Florida, died unexpectedly on Sunday morning, March 19, 2017 at her home in Mountain Lake. She was fortunate to enjoy excellent health and maintain an active lifestyle until her last day, as anyone who knew her would attest.

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  8. Snake caught inside elderly woman's home Read Story 10News StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Joan Dick was working in her office at her home in Lake Wales when she saw the snake slithering across the doorway. It hid underneath a file cabinet.

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  9. Large snake found in Lake Wales homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The large snake made its way into a Lake Wale home where an older lady resides. Polk County Sheriff's Office posted the picture to their Facebook page saying the unwanted guest was inside a Lake Waleshome. They contacted the Polk County Agricultural Crimes to removed the snake.

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  10. Erie Firefighter on Life Support Following Florida Car CrashRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 22 | WICU12 Erie

    An Erie firefighter is on life support following a deadly car crash in Florida, the accident also claimed the life of his mother. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, an SUV driven by Jacquell Bradwell,31, of Lake Wales, Florida, was traveling north on U.S. 27 when he crossed a median and collided with a car driven by Steven McKenrick, 44, of Lake City.

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  11. Police: Woman used stolen ID for breastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... flanks was placed in her buttocks. Cost: $10,495. Police said on Thomas' credit card applications, she listed a Lake Wales address, different from the Illinois address on the ID. Detective Dustin Fetz went to the Lake Wales address, and a friend of ...

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  12. Jameson, Paul G. Jameson /8/1921 - 3/20/2017 Lake Wales - Paul GRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for PAUL G. JAMESON /8/1921 - 3/20/2017 LAKE WALES - Paul G Jameson. PAUL G. JAMESON 2/8/1921 - 3/20/2017 LAKE WALES - Paul G. Jameson, our beloved 'Papa', passed away peacefully at the age of 96 on March 20th, 2017, at his home in Lake Wales, FL after a brief illness.

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  13. Jahna, Francis HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Lakeland Ledger

    FRANCIS HUGHES JAHNA, 90 LAKE WALES - Francis H. Jahna of Lake Wales, Florida passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017 at his residence. He was born January 10, 1927 in Danville, Illinois to the late Emil R. and Nola E. Jahna.

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  14. Wildman, Betty J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Lakeland Ledger

    BETTY J. WILDMAN, 90 BURLINGTON, N.C. - Betty J. Wildman, a resident of Twin Lakes, formerly of Lake Wales and Vero Beach, FL, died Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in her 90th year. Born November 30, 1927 in Lake Wales, FL, she was the granddaughter of one of the city founders, Charles L. Johnson and the daughter of Robert L. and Loralee Watkins Johnson, all deceased.

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  15. Wilson, Patricia MaxcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Lakeland Ledger

    PATRICIA MAXCY WILSON, 90 LAKE WALES - Patricia Maxcy Wilson, 90, of Lake Wales, Florida, died unexpectedly on Sunday morning, March 19, 2017, at her home in Mountain Lake. She was fortunate to enjoy excellent health and maintain an active lifestyle until her last day.

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  16. Garrett, Ben W.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The Lakeland Ledger

    BEN W. GARRETT, 93 FORT MEADE - Ben W. Garrett, 93, passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. He was born March 11, 1924 in Lake Wales, FL.

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  17. Mathews, Russell VanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The Lakeland Ledger

    RUSSELL VAN MATHEWS, 74 LAKE WALES - Van Mathews of Lake Wales, Florida passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017 at his residence. He was born October 14, 1942 in Eloise, Florida to the late William W. and Audrey L. Mathews.

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  18. Two Gophers wrestlers advance to NCAA finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Star Tribune

    ... ear five times, accepted a position as the associate head coach and defensive coordinator at Warner University in Lake Wales, Fla. Assistant head coach and offensive coordinator

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  19. Nelson, Joanna WalkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Lakeland Ledger

    JOANNA WALKO NELSON, 80 LAKE WALES - Joanna Nelson passed away 3/15/17. Mem. Svc.

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  20. Brown, Catherine BlockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Lakeland Ledger

    CATHERINE BLOCKER BROWN, 87 LAKE WALES - Catherine Brown, 87, died 3/8/17. Svc.: Sat.

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