Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, FL. (Page 3)

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  1. Swoosh! BSU freshman sinks half-court shot, wins free tuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, Florida. Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, Florida.

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  2. Beautiful afternoon with mostly clear evening for Operation FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... event. Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, Florida. Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, ...

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  3. Logan Hale Is In JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WFLA-AM Tampa

    The 21 year old man who taunted deputies on Facebook, while on the run from Polk County Deputies for armed burglary charges has been captured. Logan Hale was arrested around 5 pm Thursday.

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  4. Special Session - Still No DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WDUV-FM Saint Petersburg

    ... when his home collapsed while he was sleeping in 2013. Officials say there's no guarantee it won't open again. A Polk County man who taunted Sheriff Grady Judd on social media isn't laughing now. He's in jail. Logan Hale was accused of breaking into ...

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  5. 10 reptiles rescued from Polk County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WFTV Orlando

    Firefighters said the blaze started in the back of the house Tierra Vista Circle just before noon Wednesday, where several of the snaked and lizards were kept. Homeowner Lori Havranek said she was so grateful that crews were able to save all of the reptiles that she is giving the personnel from the Highland City, Medulla and Willow Oak stations an opportunity to name the two albino 8-foot pythons they rescued.

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  6. Polk deputies catch suspect who taunted JuddRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... not rival the legendary story of check-forger Frank Abagnale in Steven Spielberg's "Catch Me if You Can." but in Polk County, but Hale had been taunting Judd on the agency's own Facebook page. Hale has been brazen. Even posting the message, ...

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  7. Flat12 concocts tasty brew for your canineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... -Cat Toys Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, Florida. Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk ...

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  8. Dog attack victim accidentally Tased, shot by police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... WTMJ-TV Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, Florida. Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, ...

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  9. Full Force in town for inaugural Soul Food FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... 6:15 a.m. Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk County, Florida. Logan Hale poked the bear one too many times on Facebook, leading to his arrest on burglary charges in Polk ...

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  10. Burglary Suspect Mocks Sheriff's Department on Its Own Facebook PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Time

    Logan Hale of Polk County Florida is wanted for his alleged involvement in an armed burglary, but the fugitive has been making fun of the Polk County Sheriff's Office via their Facebook page . "HELLO here i am," Hale, 21, commented on his wanted post on Aug. 18 at 7:28p.m. Minutes later he added, " Deputies continue to look for me but Are frustrated that i am unable to be located."

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  11. GULLETT, EARLRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... of service as a general manager. Earl also served 10 years as a crossing guard in his retirement years for the Polk County Sheriff's Office. Earl is preceded in death by his daughter, Beverly Gullett. He is survived by his loving wife of 24 years, ...

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  12. Dorado, Nicolas ElishaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... in Winter Haven, Florida to Eliseo and Elizabeth Kay (Griffin) Dorado. He was a Nutrition Assistant for the Polk County School Board. Nicolas was a devoted brother, loving son and grandson. He loved football, and played for George Jenkins High ...

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  13. Deputies arrest man in Polk homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Polk County Sheriff's Office has arrested a 20-year-old Lake Wales man in connection with the homicide of Othneil "T.Y." Wilson, 34, in unincorporated Winter Haven on August 11. Deputies arrest man in Polk homicide POLK COUNTY, Fla. -- Polk County Sheriff's Office has arrested a 20-year-old Lake Wales man in connection with the homicide of Othneil "T.Y." Wilson, 34, in unincorporated Winter Haven on August 11. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1NwMURW Shaquille Jabar Wingate, 20, of Lake Wales, has been arrested by Polk County Sheriff's deputies in connection with the murder of Othneil "T.Y." Wilson.

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  14. Murder Suspect Arrested in Polk CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | WFLA-AM Tampa

    Detectives with the Polk County Sherriff's Office have made an arrest in the shooting death of a Winter Haven man.

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  15. Man, 20, accused of Polk County homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Shaquille Wingate, 20, faces charges of first-degree murder, armed robbery, and armed burglary in the death of Othneil "T.Y." Wilson, 32. Wilson was sitting in a brown Buick Century Tuesday on St. Paul Drive, in unincorporated Winter Haven, Polk County Sheriff's spokeswoman Donna Wood said. Two men walked up to the car, Wood said.

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  16. TheatreWorks Florida's TheatreCares to Bring Schoolhouse Rock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    TheatreWorks Florida is thrilled and extremely proud to announce they have been awarded grants from the National Endowment for The Arts and United Arts of Central Florida to continue their successful community outreach program, TheatreCares. This unique outreach program serves a vital role to our community by bringing full-scale theatrical experiences directly to venues with audiences who are physically, emotionally, socially, financially or geographically challenged and may otherwise not have the opportunity to embrace and engage in the art of live performance.

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  17. The Buzz Two Hillsborough County residents could be elected to Congress under new Senator Lee planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... member is from Hillsborough: Rep. Kathy Castor , D-Tampa. Other parts of Hillsborough have congressmen living in Polk County, Pinellas and even Okeechobee. Under the plan he proposed this morning, the 15th Congressional District, now represented by ...

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  18. Silver Alert Canceled For 76 Year Old Dundee ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WFLA-AM Tampa

    Update: Mr. Otto, of Dundee has been found safe. He got lost after going to a medical appointment. He is back with his family. The Polk County Sheriff's Office has issued a Silver Alert for a missing 76 year old Dundee man with dementia.

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  19. Opd: Overturned tractor-trailer blocking Eb I-4 lanes near Princeton StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... January 9, 2008, at a 70-car pileup with 5 fatalities, that were blocking at least 14 miles of Interstate 4 in Polk County. Deputies with the Polk County Sheriff's Office closed I-4 between State Road 570 and U.S. Highway 27 near Haines City for 36 ...

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  20. STRICKLAND, FLOYDAINERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Lakeland Ledger

    FLOYDAINE STRICKLAND, 72 LAKE HAMILTON - Floydaine Strickland, 72, a lifelong resident of Polk County, died Saturday, August 8, 2015, at her residence. She was born September 12, 1942, in Chiefland, FL, to Floyd Earl and Susie Lee Walker.

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