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  1. Giant Florida Gator Is Not For Tourists, Nature Preserve Staff WarnRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Officials for the county's natural resources division said, although, they appreciate the attention the nature reserve has been getting, they are also worried about the safety of visitors and wildlife. A video of a massive alligator walking through a reserve near Lakeland, Florida, had people speculating earlier this week whether it was a hoax.

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  2. Detroit Tigers Reportedly Linked With Peter BourjosRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Motor City Bengals

    ... field is certainly plus, but he struggled defensively at the position thanks to a -11.4 UZR/150. Mar 22, 2016; Lakeland, FL, USA; Detroit Tigers center fielder Anthony Gose (12) at bat against the Toronto Blue Jays at Joker Marchant Stadium. ...

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  3. Watch: Massively Big Gator Strolls Past VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | California Game and Fish

    A massive alligator that was caught on camera near Lakeland, Fla., recently is such a big gator many think he's fake. But apparently "Humpback" is real, said the Lakeland Police Department , which posted the video of the reptile on Facebook this week.

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  4. [VIDEO] New Year's Advice for Insuring Your Corvette from the NCM Insurance AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Corvettes

    Every Corvette owner has to insure their vehicles against loss, damage or theft, and there is no one we trust more with our Corvette's insurance than our friends at the NCM Insurance Agency . We met up with Jeff Forsythe from the NCM Insurance Agency last weekend at the NCRS Winter Regional at Lakeland, Florida's Sun 'N Fun and we covered several topics about insuring your classic or collectible Corvette that are applicable to any classic car.

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  5. Nick Saban visits Alabama QB commit Mac Jones in helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... to Alabama, and that will be this weekend. One potential official visitor - four-star receiver James Robinson from Lakeland, Fla. tweeted that he would visit Ohio State instead of Alabama this weekend. Alabama has two receiver commits and really ...

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  6. Giant Gator Draws Crowds and Raises Safety ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    Crowds of visitors have been flocking to Circle B Bar Reserve near Lakeland, Florida, in the hopes of spotting "Humpback," a massive alligator that made international headlines earlier this week after a video of him went viral. The video, which was taken on Sunday afternoon, shows the gigantic reptile appearing out of some brush and then slowly walking across a patch of grass on the reserve's Marsh Rabbit Run.

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  7. Obituary: Pamela Fojtik: 1948-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Idyllwild Town Crier Online

    ... ng disorder and a weakened heart.  Born in Alabama in 1948, she was raised by her grandparents until moving to Lakeland, Florida. Pamela attended Florida

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  8. Video of giant alligator draws crowds to Florida preserveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Florida Today

    Video of giant alligator draws crowds to Florida preserve Video of giant alligator draws crowds to Florida preserve Check out this story on floridatoday.com: http://on.flatoday.com/2jzE8gh LAKELAND, Fla. - Video of a massive alligator caught walking through a Florida nature reserve in front of stunned onlookers has prompted crowds of people hoping to catch their own glimpse.

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  9. Giant "Humpback" Alligator Spotted in FloridaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    This is the moment a giant alligator casually strolled through a field of stunned tourists - like something out of Jurassic Park. A massive 15 foot alligator resembling a prehistoric creature was spotted over the weekend, Saturday, January 14, 2017, near Lakeland, Florida.

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  10. Smith, Donna SueRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for DONNA SUE SMITH. DONNA SUE SMITH , 72 LAKELAND - Donna Sue Smith , 72, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017, at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Lakeland.

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  11. DAVIS, RAYRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Lakeland Ledger

    RAY DAVIS, 76 FORT MEADE - Mr. Ray Davis, 76, passed away Monday, January 16, 2017 in Lakeland, FL. Mr. Davis was born March 7, 1940 in Bowling Green, FL and has been a resident of Fort Meade for many years.

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  12. Kensinger, Kenneth H. "Ken"Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... January 16, 2017 at his residence. He was a beloved husband, son, brother and uncle. He was born May 17, 1962 in Lakeland, Florida to the late Harold W. and Annette (Richards) Ken-singer. He has been a lifelong resident of the area. He was a History ...

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  13. 'Humpback' the Alligator Proves They Grow Big in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    "Humpback" the alligator is real, although tens of thousands of people on social media probably couldn't believe their eyes as they watched a video of the massive 12-foot gator lumbering across a grassy trail at a Florida reserve on Sunday. Kim Joiner told WKMG-TV she recorded the alligator at the Circle B Bar Reserve at Polk Nature Discovery Center in Lakeland as others standing close enough to become a snack snapped pics and took videos.

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  14. CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Lakeland Times

    ... Waters. (subscriber access) Friday, December 30, 2016 In an effort to raise additional funds for the school, North Lakeland School participates in the General Mills Box Tops for Education program. Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Free income tax assistance ...

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  15. Absolutely Massive Alligator Casually Strolls by Onlookers in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Southern Accents

    When you spot an unbelievably giant lizard crossing a path in front of you, you'd better grab your camera. "Mr. Humpback"-a 12-foot alligator living in the Circle B Bar Reserve in Lakeland, Florida -is used to this treatment.

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  16. Watch These Photographers Calmly Taking Pictures As the Biggest Alligator We've Ever Seen Walks ByRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Shutterbug

    I shared this on my personal Facebook page yesterday and it's made the rounds of social media, but it's definitely worth a watch if you haven't seen it already. It's video taken on Sunday at the Circle B Reserve in Lakeland, Florida of the biggest freakin' alligator I've ever seen.

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  17. Watch This Terrifying Encounter With a Massive Alligator in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Southern Accents

    With a sweet cream cheese "frosting" and chopped milk chocolate, this take on red velvet cake will knock the socks off your guests. The Lakeland, Florida, woman was as calm as can be when a gargantuan alligator crossed her path at Circle B Bar Reserve over the weekend.

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  18. Patrouille de France Will Perform at Sun 'n Fun during North American TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Flying

    ... is the world's oldest military demonstration team. The 43rd annual Sun 'n Fun event will take place April 4-9 in Lakeland, Florida. The Patrouille de France will take to the skies in their Dassault Dornier Alpha Jets on April 4. The weeklong fly-in ...

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  19. Tigers announce spring broadcast scheduleRead the original story

    Tuesday | Detroit Tigers

    The Tigers report to Lakeland, Fla., for Spring Training in four weeks, but they'll be a familiar sight -- and sound -- back in Michigan. The team will telecast seven Grapefruit League games on Fox Sports Detroit, and 21 radio broadcasts on 97.1 WXYT.

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  20. Actress Kate del Castillo a voice for LolitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Miami Herald

    ... A video taken by Kim Joiner of a giant gator is going viral on Facebook. Joiner took the video at Circle B in Lakeland on Marsh Rabbit Run on Sunday, January 15. Diane Haggerty, witnessed the shooting that killed five people at Fort Lauderdale ...

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