Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

Polk County Newswire (Page 3)

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

Results 41 - 60 of 796 in Polk County, FL

  1. Polkcounty 22 mins ago 3:50 p.m.Polk County commissioners to vote on Sunday alcohol sale changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Some bar and liquor store owners in Polk County say they're losing big money because of restrictions on Sunday alcohol sales. Bars and liquor stores in Lakeland can stay open later than the ones just outside the city limit.

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  2. Tackling 'a complicated issue': A look at St....Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | St. Augustine Record

    ... context sensitive design elements. ... Our recent history in Florida includes complete street projects for the Polk County TPO, Manatee County, the City of Lakeland, the City of Haines City and we have just completed an assignment for the City of ...

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  3. Mother of boy killed by amoeba starts campaign to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KCTV5

    ... Philip, was just ten years old when his brain was ravaged by an amoeba he contracted while swimming in a lake in Polk County, Florida. "About five days after that, on a Thursday, he started having a headache - and that was unusual for him," his ...

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  4. Weather 29 mins ago 5:59 p.m.Special Weather StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    FLZ052-012330- POLK- 656 PM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016 ...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT NORTHERN POLK COUNTY... AT 656 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE CLUSTERED 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF FOUR CORNERS...OR 13 MILES NORTH OF AUBURNDALE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH. WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

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  5. Father runs over daughter in tragic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... the other vehicle to leave, unknowing driving over Yvette and her car seat carrier. Yvette was transported by a Polk County Fire Rescue ambulance to Winter Haven Hospital; however, due to the extent of her injuries, medical professionals were unable ...

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  6. Dad accidentally runs over infant in drivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | ABC Action News

    ... member to leave. Mr. Flores unknowingly drove over the child and the car seat. The infant was transported by Polk County Fire Rescue ambulance to Winter Haven hospital, where she later died from her injuries. Auburndale Police Department Traffic ...

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  7. Nation-Now 44 mins ago 3:42 p.m.Unsuccessful search conducted for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... name through a search database and found he has an active warrant for attempted second degree murder out of Polk County, Florida. Troopers returned to the area, established a perimeter and began calling to Alford. He did not appear. Because troopers ...

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  8. State police searching for man wanted in Florida homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | PennLive.com

    ... Carbaugh Drive in Green Township Wednesday morning. Alford is wanted for a homicide committed Sept. 21, 2015 in Polk County, Florida. State police Lt. Gary Carter said Alford had been seen in the area and was believed to be staying with his father. ...

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  9. Unsuccessful search conducted for Florida man wanted for attemptedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... name through a search database and found he has an active warrant for attempted second degree murder out of Polk County, Florida. Troopers returned to the area, established a perimeter and began calling to Alford. He did not appear. Because troopers ...

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  10. Larry Franklin KaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    He was an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Army. He served many years in Polk County, Fla., law enforcement prior to his retirementto Tennessee.

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  11. Former central Florida police officer gets 5 years for sex with teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Florida Times-Union

    A former central Florida police officer has been sentenced to five years in prison for having sex with a teenage girl. The Ledger reports that a Polk County judge sentenced 38-year-old Aaron Barnes on Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to unlawful sexual activity with a minor.

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  12. Belisle, Mavis Lucille BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... residence on June 28, 2016. She was born on January 28, 1946 in Lake Wales, FL and had been employed with the Polk County School system for some 39 years as a teacher, special education teacher and guidance counselor. She also was a member of the ...

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  13. 2nd suit against man who confronted alleged predatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WOODTV.com

    ... to the first lawsuit against him. "It's an excuse that's been seen on Dateline NBC 'To Catch a Predator,' Polk County, Florida stings. It's been seen everywhere. It's one of the only things these guys can say in response to serious allegations." "I ...

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  14. Skimming device found at Davenport ATMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Polk County Sheriff's Office is seeking more information on a man who is seen in surveillance photos installing a skimming device at a SunTrust Bank in Davenport, Fla. Polk County Sheriff's Office is seeking more information on a man who is seen in surveillance photos installing a skimming device at a SunTrust Bank in Davenport, Fla.

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  15. News 34 mins ago 1:50 p.m.Skimmer placed at ATM machine in PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Polk County Sheriff's Office released images of a man who installed a skimming device at the SunTrust Bank at 2301 Berry Boulevard in Davenport on June 26. According to its Facebook post, deputies said that the man was also seen putting a skimming device on another SunTrust Bank location in Saint Augustine on June 10. If you have information on this suspect contact Det. Lopez at 863-292-3300.

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  16. Skimmer placed at ATM machine in PolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Polk County Sheriff's Office released images of a man who installed a skimming device at the SunTrust Bank at 2301 Berry Boulevard in Davenport on June 26. According to its Facebook post, deputies said that the man was also seen putting a skimming device on another SunTrust Bank location in Saint Augustine on June 10. If you have information on this suspect contact Det. Lopez at 863-292-3300.

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  17. Weaver, George Kenneth "Ken"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... was born December 16, 1949 in Tampa, Florida to George Edgefield and Jean Andella (Walker) Weaver. He was a Polk County resident since 1997 coming from Tampa. Ken was a retired long distance truck driver and a member of Gateway Assembly of God ...

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  18. Polk County men attacked while searching for petRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | ABC Action News

    Deputies are searching for two men who they said attacked a Polk County man late Sunday night as he searched for his friend's cat. Deputies are searching for two men who they said attacked a Polk County man late Sunday night as he searched for his friend's cat.

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  19. Man calls 911 over Checkers orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... correct his order. More than half of his order had been eaten when officers arrived. May was booked into the Polk County Jail for one count of misuse of 911 and one count of trespass-fail to leave upon owner order. Tennessee mother of two, Anna ...

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  20. Miss Florida pageant moves to LakelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Last year, MaryKatherine Fechtel won the title of Miss Florida in 2015 in St. Petersburg last year. The Miss Florida Pageant is expected to bring about $1.6 million in tourism dollars to Polk County.

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