Publication: Polk County Democrat

First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Cornucopia winners reception Friday, Oct. 24

The Bartow Art Guild will host a reception from 5-7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 24, for the Cornucopia Art Show and Exhibit. The reception will take place in the Pamplin Art Gallery located at the Bartow Public Library.The winning artists will be announced ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

The Champions Cup winners

PHOTO BY STEVE STEINER(From left) Jeff Kincart, Myrtice Young, Dennis Ross,Rob Clancey and Brian Hinton. Clancey accepted the Business to Business Business Award on behalf of the Polk State Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center.PHOTO BY STEVE STEI ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

SAO helps consolidate the process

Brian Haas, Chief Assistant State Attorney for the 10th Judicial Circuit of Florida, which incorporates Polk, Highland and Hardee counties, was guest speaker at the Friday, Oct. 17 Bartow Kiwanis Club luncheon meeting. In his capacity as chief assistant, ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Best-selling writer storms into library

A New York Times best-selling author walked a handful of fans through a ‘memory lane’ tour of locations featured in his off-beat, comic- drama-mystery books at the Bartow Public Library on Saturday.Tim Dorsey, of Tampa, aka his alter ego Serge A. Storms, ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Northern plans nearly complete

Polk County is busy wrapping up deals with property owners and the state to launch construction of the $33 million Bartow Northern Connector Phase II next summer.Plans for the four-lane, second leg of the connector are nearly complete, said Polk County ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Speaker by surprise

As a politician and former school board member, Bartow’s J.J. Corbett often finds himself making impromptu speeches, but recently he was called on to deliver one for which he was completely unprepared.At the fall reunion of the ‘Triple Nickles,’ the all-black ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: World War II
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Dutch students enjoyed Bartow life

PHOTO BY AL PALMERLinda Robinson, Winter Haven High School Hospitality Academy teacher, initiated the Dutch exchange student program that has expanded to include Lakeland High School this year and now includes 24 students, eight at each schoolPHOTO BY ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

October Friday Fest a ‘full out’ celebration

PHOTO BY STEVE STEINERChildren line up for the costume competition at the October Friday Fest celebration.PHOTO BY STEVE STEINERReadying himself to hear the winner of the childrens costume contest is Superman who, disguised as 4-ear-old Killian Van Hook, ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Jackets drop game in fourth quarter

Three quarters were not enough for the Bartow Yellow Jackets Friday night.BHS stymied unbeaten Lakeland through the first half, but the offense had just one successful drive on the night and the Dreadnaughts beat the Yellow Jackets 35-7 at Bryant Stadium. ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Parole hearing Wednesday for murderer

On Wednesday, a man who has been in prison for 40 years for killing a 3-year-old boy in a custody dispute with the boy’s mother, has a parole hearing.The boy’s aunt, Clever English, said Riley Burchfield’s release from prison from his life sentence would ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Toastmasters International celebrates 90th anniversary

Ninety years ago, when Toastmasters founder, Dr. Ralph C. Smedley held the first meeting in the basement of a YMCA in Santa Ana, Calif., only a few people showed up. Now, with membership exceeding 313,000 in more than 14,650 clubs in 126 countries, Toastmasters ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

LeRoy: Reading program ‘very successful’

Polk County students who struggled with reading last year made whopping gains in this summer’s learning program, Polk Superintendent of Schools Kathryn LeRoy told the school board last week.Some students, LeRoy explained that the intensive reading segment ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Entities: Education

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...In fact, when telling people about the food, Gloria Washington said, "There's lots of stuff back there I'd never let touch my tongue." But she did on Tuesday
Sassy Reuven translates into English what the Hebrew words say: "In every generation they will try to destroy our peope, but G-d will stay their hand."
...In letting people know about the cheaper price and the fact that he was signing him, Harris said, "If the Klan is successful in doing what it wants to do it could be worth some money."
"There is a sense of community in Bartow that is indicative of the heartland of this country" U S Congressman Dennis Ross (R-15th District) tells members and guests of the Bartow Kiwanis Club at the club's Friday, Sept. 12 meeting

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October Friday Fest a ‘full out’ celebration [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Dutch students enjoyed Bartow life [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Speaker by surprise [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Northern plans nearly complete [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Best-selling writer storms into library [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
SAO helps consolidate the process [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
The Champions Cup winners [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Cornucopia winners reception Friday, Oct. 24 [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 21 2014]
Jackets drop game in fourth quarter [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 18 2014]
Business excellence celebrated [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Struggling to generate interest [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Good news soars at Airport Authority meeting [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Toastmasters International celebrates 90th anni... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Three new AEDs to be purchased by Bartow Police [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Parole hearing Wednesday for murderer [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Polk adds its name to protest testing [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
LeRoy: Reading program ‘very successful’ [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 17 2014]
Lindsey, Rice spar on sales tax issue [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Sales tax pros and cons make their voices heard [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Celebrate My Drive starts today [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Good turnout for Great Pumpkin Fun Run [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Zombie experience bound to make your skin crawl [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
There will be Bingo [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Election coverage, Pages 29-40 [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Ghouls in the jail [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
History of Homeland [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Battle lines drawn in county sales tax debate [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Stories and students were Cracking [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 14 2014]
Kiwanians urged to defeat medical marijuana ame... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 11 2014]
Train will keep rolling ... [Published Polk County Democrat - Oct 11 2014]
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