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Lake Gibson takes Kathleen 22-16 in last-minute thriller  The Ledger

LAKELAND – Lake Gibson spent the first eight quarters of its young season trying to put a decent scoring drive together. The Braves finally did it and capped it ...



Lake Gibson, Winter Haven end up tied - Sports  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Who says there are no ties anymore?Travis Williams threw touchdown passes to Jason Campbell and Gavin Carter late in the fourth quarter and ...



Nine sets of twins graduating from Lake Gibson High School this year  ABC Action News

The 2018 graduating class of Lake Gibson High School in Lakeland celebrated their last day of classes on Friday. The school is also celebrating a first-of-its-kind ...



Lake Gibson rallies past Father Lopez - Sports  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Down two sets, Lake Gibson was headed for a three-set sweep.However, the Braves recovered, taking the final three games in a five-set thriller ...



State Champs: Lake Gibson wins 2A wrestling state title  The Ledger

Lake Gibson won the 2A wrestling IBT state championship and crowned two individual champions.



LGHS's Dinwiddie named Polk teacher of the year  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Sporting a golfer's tan and a baby bump, Michelle Dinwiddie embraced her new role as Polk County's 2018 Teacher of the Year in front of a ...



PCSO: Things return to normal after reports of gunfire lead to lockdown at Lake Gibson High  The Ledger

LAKELAND — The Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to Lake Gibson High School this morning after reports of gunfire in the area. Brian Bruchey, a ...



Photos: Polk County football game previews for Week 1  The Ledger

The Ledger's staff writers Roy Fuoco and Bill Kemp breakdown the games to open the 2018 season on Friday night. Buy Photo. [1/16] ERNST PETERS|THE ...



Photos: Photos: Lake Gibson graduation ceremony in Lakeland  The Ledger

Lake Gibson High School graduate Ariel Smith, center, smiles as she receives her diploma from Principal Ryan Vann, left, as she crosses the stage during the ...



Photos: Your photos: Polk County graduates  The Ledger

[1/77] Photo provided / Debbie Kelly. Savannah Kelly with her mom, Debbie Kelly, at George Jenkins' graduation ceremony. Buy Photo. [2/77] Provided to The ...



Braves looking to fill several roster spots - Sports  The Ledger

Lake Gibson lost 16 starters from last season's district championship team but plenty of promsing talent is looking to step up.



Polk Schools showcase more than 100 career academies - News  The Ledger

11th annual WE3 Expo showcases educational opportunities throughout the school district in three dozen disciplines — everything from business, finance and ...



Photos: Photos: Polk County Sports Awards Ceremony  The Ledger

Circle of Champions Awards and Polk County Sports Awards Ceremony at the RP Funding Center in Lakeland, Florida June 12, 2018. Buy Photo.



Ryan Vann, the new principal at Lake Gibson High, believes in connecting with his students, staff  The Ledger

If you're sent to the principal's office at Lake Gibson High School, you might be very lonely. The office might be minus one principal, at least if it's up to Ryan ...



All you need to know about Friday's Polk County prep football games  The Ledger

All game are at 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Manatee (0-0) at Lakeland (0-0)Where: Bryant Stadium, N. Florida Ave., LakelandOutlook: Lakeland ...



Lake Gibson Braves - News  The Ledger

Lake Gibson is coming off a monumental season after reaching the state title game, winning its first 13 games and finishing as Class 6A state runner-up during ...



Your good news in Polk - News  The Ledger

Bright Threads Ministries The Lakeland Institute for Learning and the Institute of Spanish Communication helped Bright Threads Ministries Inc. of Lakeland ...



Polk County's Prep Football Roundup: Complete Week 2 game coverage  The Ledger

Another big week of coverage by The Ledger sports staff — game stories, photo galleries, updated team-by-team results and schedules. Enjoy!



Polk County to get first marijuana dispensary - News  The Ledger

Curaleaf plans to open Polk County's first medical marijuana dispensary this summer at a shopping center in Lakeland.



Youth wrestling sign-ups at Lake Gibson High  The Ledger

The Braves Wrestling Club is looking for wrestlers.The youth wrestling program based out of Lakeland wants wrestlers between kindergarten and 8th grade.



Catala: Lakeland teacher's play to have cross-country debut  The Ledger

LAKELAND — When Lakeland's Greg Burdick first began writing his play, he hoped a local theater company would produce it.But 15 years later, “Monessen ...



All-County girls lacrosse 2018: All Saints' Wegman is an all-around player  The Ledger

PLAYER OF THE YEARGIANNA WEGMANAll Saints, JuniorMidfielder44 Goals, 10 Assists, 45 ground balls.Wegman has been playing lacrosse at All Saints ...



The Ledger's 42nd annual Silver Garland Award winners  The Ledger

ART Elizabeth Tolentino All Saints Academy Tolentino possesses passion and leadership skills for whatever she takes on. She has worked as a stage manager, ...



Best of preps: The Ledger's 2016-17 wrestling selections - News  The Ledger

Wrestler of the YearAshton HabeilLake GibsonFreshmanWhy We Picked HimHabeil won the Class 2A, 145-pound state championship with a 1-0 decision over ...



Tremendous 10: Frostproof quarterback Josh Jenkins ran over Miners  The Ledger

The top prep performances during the period Oct. 29 through Nov. 3:1 Frostproof senior quarterback Josh Jenkins (football) finished with 319 yards of total ...



Lakeland girl dies after being ejected from SUV in Pasco  WFLA

LACOOCHEE. Fla. (WFLA) - A 15 year-old Lakeland girl died when she was ejected from an SUV in a crash on U.S. 301 in Pasco County on Tuesday night.



Lake Gibson DeMyer's retires after 40-year coaching career  The Ledger

Keith DeMyer spent a good part of his coaching career bouncing around at various schools, including Lakeland, Bartow, Santa Fe Catholic, Lake Wales and ...



All-County Boys Soccer: Auburndale's Noah Sims was dominant all over  The Ledger

Player of the Year. Noah Sims. Auburndale. Junior, Midfielder. Why We Picked Him: Sims was the top player for the top team in the county as the Bloodhounds ...



Jones combines parenting, coaching role at Santa Fe  The Ledger

WINTER HAVEN — The last time Kassidy Jones took the floor in a district basketball playoff game, she was a 1-year-old, and technically, she was tucked under ...



Polk County Hip Hop Bash gets underway Friday  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Jamie Ray Elkins left Winter Haven for Atlanta six months ago with a certain goal and plenty of aspirations. Elkins — who professionally goes by ...



Photos: Photos: Lakeland Christmas Parade  The Ledger

[1/13] ERNST PETERS|THE LEDGER. Parade watchers gather around the swan statue at Kryger Park to watch the fireworks that signal the start of the 2017 ...



All-County Football -- Offense: Yannie Scott and Deonta McMahon are players of the year  The Ledger

Yannie Scott, an explosive dual-threat quarterback for Ridge Community, is this year's big-school player of the year. Frostproof's Deonta McMahon, the county's ...



Husband blamed in double slaying was angry wife left him for woman, lawyer says  Tampabay.com

BRANDON — Vincente Fuillerat was already pained by the separation from his wife. Then the 53-year-old electronic security consultant found out the woman ...



All-County Boys Basketball: Winter Haven's Keyshawn Bryant nearly unstoppable  The Ledger

Today is the finale of our seven-day online countdown of winter All-County selections.



Students at Lakeland high school safe after lockdown  WTSP 10 News

The sound of a car backfiring, which someone mistook for gunshots, prompted a lockdown at Lake Gibson High School.



Residents get excited about 37th annual Lakeland Christmas Parade  The Ledger

LAKELAND — For the past seven years, Michael Burns of Lakeland has made sure to get a spot up front when the festive queue rolls around. Along with his wife ...



Thousands line streets for 37th annual Lakeland Christmas Parade  The Ledger

LAKELAND — A cloudy day turned into perfect weather Thursday night for more than 40000 people who converged along downtown streets to watch the 37th ...



On 25th anniversary, George Jenkins High starts a Hall of Fame  The Ledger

LAKELAND – Buddy Thomas was athletic director and dean of students in 1993, the inaugural year for George Jenkins High School in South Lakeland.Named ...



Virginia’s offensive line gets stronger with Zachary Teter commitment  Streaking The Lawn

Fourth commit from Florida becomes third lineman in UVA's 2019 recruiting class.



Photos: YOUR First day of school in Polk  The Ledger

Caitlyn, Colby, and Carson. 4th, 2nd, and VPK. Lakeland, FL Submitted by Jackie Graves. [2/256]. Bella, Berkley Elementary School, submitted by Reba Collins.



The Ledger's 2017 All-County Girls Lacrosse - Sports  The Ledger

Player of the YearJaeme NoriegaBartow, SeniorMidfielderWhy We Picked Her: Noriega is fast and strong on the offensive and defensive end. She has the ability ...



Former NFL standout Gandy holds annual camp for 20th year  The Ledger

HAINES CITY — It's been nearly three decades since Wayne Gandy starred on the field that now bears his name, but the long-time NFL offensive lineman hasn't ...



Political Newcomer Driskell Springs Upset in District 63 Race  Bay News 9

There was a big upset in the race for State House District 63 in Hillsborough County.



The Ledger's 2017 All-County Boys Track and Field  The Ledger

Athlete of the Year Chauncy Smart Auburndale, Senior 100-Meter Dash Best Time: 10.26 Why we picked him: Chauncy Smart is a back-to-back boys track and ...



Polk County education news - News  The Ledger

Transition to the Sky Sixteen students from Lakeland High School and nine adults participated May 11 in Transition to the Sky, a new program offered at the ...



Lakeland family still hoping for a miracle after mystery episode leaves teen paralyzed and unconscious  The Ledger

It would have been easier to simply accept the grim fatalism of the doctors and leave their daughter in a nursing home for the remainder of her life. Had they ...



'Fuel Up' at Circle K gas stations on Thursday and 10-cents of each gallon go to local schools  ABC Action News

TAMPA, Fla. -- Circle K gas stations are supporting schools across the country on Thursday. Tampa Bay Area residents are invited to a special "Fuel Up" night at ...



Arizona football recruiting: A look at the Wildcats’ newest offers (offense)  Arizona Desert Swarm

The 'Cats sent out offers across three classes this week.



Polk County School District appoints 2 assistant superintendents - News  The Ledger

Polk County School Superintendent Jacqueline Byrd announced Tuesday the appointment of two assistant superintendents.



Lakeland Christmas Parade steps off with 'Miracle on Main Street'  The Ledger

The 119 floats that would soon crawl down the streets of downtown waited in line for their turn to go, lighting up the usually dim parking lots. LAKELAND ...



2 black Polk firefighters promoted to captain - News  The Ledger

Two Polk County firefighters are blazing a trail — the good kind — in their profession. Darius Livingston and James Williams are the first black firefighters with ...



Polk Schools honors more than 800 Superintendent's Scholars - News  The Ledger

The Polk School District honored more than 800 of its top graduating seniors as 2017 Superintendent's Scholars during a ceremony Thursday night at The ...



'Bulloch Family Ranch' opens its Florida home to reality TV  Tampabay.com

UP Bulloch Family Ranch cuts across race and class lines in telling the story of a family with open arms. From left are Brodie Bulloch, Telly McCall, Anthony ...



Lake Gibson's Sean Barber is Umpiring in the Majors 10 Years After H.S.  The Ledger

Sean Barber has carried a family tradition all the way to the major leagues. The 2004 Lake Gibson High School graduate is in his first season as a Major League ...



Polk School Board names associate superintendent, 2 assistant principals  The Ledger

BARTOW — The Polk County School Board on Tuesday appointed an associate superintendent of human resource services and two assistant principals.Teddra ...



FWC searching for monkey they believe might be on the loose in north Lakeland  ABC Action News

Residents in the Lake Gibson area of north Lakeland are on the lookout for a critter, perhaps a monkey, after law enforcement began receiving reports of ...



Patricia Barnes, Mulberry High School Principal, Dedicated to Putting School on Right Track  The Ledger

Patricia Barnes believes she has the proper game plan for Mulberry High School. The principal wants to have a school where her students are on par, if not ...



Class is in session for Polk students - News  The Ledger

The Polk County School District is still calculating how many students attended classes on the first day of school, but had accounted for 90528 by Thursday ...



Local Pastor Named General Secretary - News  The Ledger

Willie J. Williams, a graduate of Southeastern University, and pastor of Mount Pilgrim Primitive Baptist Church in Bradenton, will be installed as general secretary ...



5 teens charged with armed robbery  St. Augustine Record

Five teenagers from Lakeland -- three of whom are high school football standouts -- were arrested early Tuesday after two local juveniles told police the group ...



Twelve named to 6A all-state football team  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Twelve area players have been named to the Florida high school 6A all-state football team. Navarre leads all area schools with five selections, while Niceville ...



Educators Say High School Band Students Have Advantages in Several Ways  The Ledger

As students find their way through the maze of public school, music educators say they hope many of them will find light at the end of the tunnel in the form of ...



USF Football Player Profile: #52 OL Michael Wiggs  The Daily Stampede

Career profile of USF offensive lineman Michael Wiggs.



Emergency contact information in Central Florida  WKMG Orlando

Find important emergency contact information for the Central Florida area and statewide on ClickOrlando.com. SHELTERS. Shelter openings are ...



Defensive linemen have dominated recent college recruiting  USA TODAY High School Sports

ESPN will send a limousine today to whisk Rashan Gary from his home in Plainfield, N.J., to the network's studios at Bristol, Conn., to announce his college ...



National Signing Day brings banner year for PNJ area  Pensacola News Journal

In the prep and college football community, National Signing Day will always be special. But for the PNJ coverage area, something seemed to stand out this year ...



6 of 7 Lakeland Youths Leave Israel, Arrive in Orlando  The Ledger

When Steve and Wedad Yacoub pulled up to the curb at Orlando International Airport at 2 a.m. Friday, they saw a welcome sight - six of their seven children ...



USF Football Freshman Stampede: The Offense  The Daily Stampede

It's time to start meeting the true freshmen on USF football's 2016 roster. Today, the six new offensive players.



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