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Mulberry High School Valedictorian's Speech Goes Viral  Bay News 9

MULBERRY, Fla. — Mulberry High School 2019 Valedictorian Brenda Alvarez-Lagunas's graduation speech has gone viral. Thousands have viewed a ...



Migrant worker earns Mulberry High's top graduation spot  The Ledger

Brenda Alvarez-Lagunas delivered one of the most memorable valedictorian speeches in Polk County history during the MHS graduation at RP Funding Center.



Mulberry High locked down following suicide near campus  The Ledger

The Sheriff's Office noted that the 7:30 a.m. incident occurred in the area of 12th Ave. NE and 4th Street NE in Mulberry.



Mulberry students honor veterans, relive Christmas 1941 - News  The Ledger

MULBERRY – It was a somber holiday – Christmas, 1941. The nation was still reeling from Japan's surprise attack on Pearl Harbor a couple of weeks earlier.



Mulberry High School Football Players Remembered  Lakeland, FL Patch

Mulberry High School Football Players Remembered - Lakeland, FL - The principal of Mulberry High School remembered two of his football players on Monday ...



Mulberry High School Students Killed In Crash; GoFundMe Started  Lakeland, FL Patch

Mulberry Students Killed In Crash; GoFundMe Set Up - Lakeland, FL - 3 GoFundMe pages have been started to help the families of two Mulberry High School ...



Mulberry High School Signs Four Baseball Players  The Daily Ridge

Mulberry High School Signs Four Baseball Players. by James Coulter. For the first time in eight years, Mulberry High School will be sending graduating seniors ...



Drought Ends! Mulberry wins first basketball title since 1943  The Ledger

Friday night was the Panthers' first girls basketball district title since the FHSAA started sanctioning girls sports in 1976. LAKELAND — After 76 years, Mulberry ...



Mulberry team takes 2nd Florida High School Fishing tourney  The Ledger

Less than half a pound was the difference between the $2500 grand prize and second place at the second leg of the Bassmaster Florida High School Fishing ...



Students, Teammates Mourn Deaths of 2 Mulberry High Students  Bay News 9

Grief counselors were on hand Tuesday at Mulberry High School after two students were killed in a weekend crash.



'We made a deal': Mulberry wrestler wishes best friend could see this day  The Ledger

LAKELAND — The bond between Isaiah Stancil and Kenny Haney remains strong, even if Haney can't be here. And it'll be in full force at the state wrestling ...



Construction, security and school grades priorities for 2019 - News  The Ledger

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Polk County Schools 2019 Graduation Schedule, Changes  Lakeland, FL Patch

Polk County Schools Graduation Schedule, Changes - Lakeland, FL - Polk County Public Schools are planning some changes for 2019 graduations Meanwhile, ...



Domestic Violence Ends in Suspect Suicide Near Mulberry High School Causing Temporary Lockdown  The Daily Ridge

For the second time in less than 14-hours, the Polk County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suicide related to a domestic disturbance. Thursday morning ...



Photos: HISTORIC A look back through time at Mulberry  The Ledger

These photographs provide historic glimpses of Mulberry dating to the late 1890s. These images were taken from the State of Florida's photo archive, Florida ...



Tickets required to attend RP Funding graduation ceremonies  The Ledger

Also announced by Polk County School District is a change in start times and attendees must pass through metal detectors. BARTOW — Tickets will be required ...



Mulberry High School named the 10News School of the Week Powered by Duke Energy Florida  WTSP 10 News

It's our favorite part of the week! Friday leads us into the weekend, but it's also when we showcase our 10News School of the Week powered by Duke Energy ...



Welcome back! 1st day of school in Polk brings the usual hiccups  The Ledger

2018-19 school year starts with bus delays, Mulberry High celebration, and armed school guardians or school resource officers on all campuses.



Polk School District says it needs sales tax renewal to build schools for growing population  The Ledger

BARTOW — Polk County Schools Superintendent Jacqueline Byrd and School Board Chairman Lynn Wilson have dreams of building a new elementary school ...



Former Polk Schools teacher gets 12 years in prison for having sex with student  The Ledger

BARTOW – A former Mulberry High School teacher has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for having sex with a former student who was 15 when the ...



Photos: Polk County high school football previews for Week 11  The Ledger

The Ledger's staff writers Roy Fuoco and Bill Kemp breakdown the games for Week 11 of the 2018 season on Friday night. All games 7:30 p.m. unless noted.



Pack of 6 head to Polk Hall of Fame - Sports  The Ledger

The honored Class of 2019 for the Polk County Sports Hall of Fame are Jack Myers, Joe Nemechek, Mike Estridge, Herbert Dixon, Forest McKennie and Alan ...



Mulberry High School teacher arrested for sexual battery  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

MULBERRY (FOX 13) - A teacher in Polk County faces sexual battery charges after an ongoing relationship with a 15-year-old student was discovered, ...



Mulberry High School mourns students killed in crash on graduation night  WFLA

It was supposed to be a night of joy and memories for students at Mulberry High School. The class of 2017 was set to graduate, but instead of celebrating their ...



Lawsuit claims former Polk teacher had history of inappropriate conduct  The Ledger

A lawsuit filed against the Polk County School District details the reputed history of inappropriate contact a former Mulberry High School teacher is accused of ...



The Ledger's 43rd annual Silver Garland Award winners  The Ledger

Meet the honored students from Monday night's event at Branscomb Auditorium on the campus of Florida Southern College.



Ledger names winners of annual Silver Garland Awards  The Ledger

Ledger Publisher Brian Burns: “If it wasn't for the outstanding citizenship, academics, athletics, we wouldn't be here tonight. Every one of them is a winner, ...



Shoemaker running for school board - News  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Polk County Republican Ed Shoemaker announced his candidacy for the School Board on Friday morning, stepping into the race against ...



Alexandra Suchocki & James Peach: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

A Florida couple, nurse Alexandra Suchocki and a sheriff's deputy trainee, James Peach, are under fire for a racist Snapchat where she compares herself to a ...



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 ...



Mighty Mo: New development taking off in Mulberry  The Ledger

City Manager Rick Johnson: “The stars have aligned for Mulberry right now. It's been a long time coming.”



Sheriff: In one day, 7 children in Polk County lost a parent to suicide  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Within one day, three deadly domestic situations in Polk County left seven children without at least one of their parents, prompting the sheriff to plead for ...



Michael McArthur to debut new album in the Polk Theatre  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Michael McArthur recorded ''Ever Green, Ever Rain'' during a dark point of his life but has lighter expectations for its debut in Lakeland.McArthur ...



Editorial: Gigs and garlands - Opinion  The Ledger

President Donald Trump and other hardliners on immigration have referred to the droves of illegal immigrants streaming across America's southern border as an ...



Mulberry Middle alumni teach students history of school, desegregation  The Ledger

Mulberry Middle was originally J.R.E. Lee Junior High School — a school that started in 1910 in a white, wood-frame school house for black students during the ...



Loaded Gun Found In Students Backpack: Cops  Lakeland, FL Patch

Loaded Gun Found In Student's Backpack: Cops - Lakeland, FL - A 17-year-old student at ​George Jenkins High School was arrested Wednesday after ...



Bass fishing has really turned on for Polk County area anglers.  The Ledger

WHAT'S BITING: LARGEMOUTH BASSBass fishing has really turned on for Polk County area anglers. Lots of schoolies as well as big fish were reported this ...



Polk Toys for Tots to take applications online  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Officials with the local Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program promise smoother sailing this season with a new, online application process.



Polk County's high school graduation rate rises - News  The Ledger

BARTOW – Polk County's high school graduation rate has jumped to 75.4 percent, an increase of 3.6 percentage points from the 2015-16 school year but still ...



McKeel, Mulberry advance to 1A wrestling regional - Sports  The Ledger

MULBERRY — The Mckeel Academy Wildcats etched their name into the history books as they captured the very first Class 1A, District 9 duals wrestling titleat ...



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 ...



Wife of Florida House 56 write-in candidate David Joseph Patzer says Polk Republican Jeff Mann tricked husband into signing papers to run  The Ledger

The wife of a former write-in candidate for a state House seat said her husband was duped by Polk Republican Jeff Mann into signing papers to run in the District ...



Get Ready For Back To School With Free Events Around The Bay  WUSF News

The new school year is fast approaching, and many students are still in need of school supplies, school physicals and immunizations. Organizations across.



Polk County Prepares To Observe Memorial Day  Lakeland, FL Patch

Those Who Gave Their Lives To Be Remembered - Lakeland, FL - Memorial Day observances will be held throughout Polk County,



Polk School Board faces 2nd lawsuit over former teacher accused of having sex with student  The Ledger

A second Mulberry High School student has come forward with a lawsuit against the Polk County School Board for hiring and retaining Jason Argo, a former ...



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.



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 ...



Engineer by day, Bartow resident thrives as playwright  The Ledger

Even when Gretchen Suárez-Peña is pondering the details of curb inlets or hydraulic gradelines, in another part of her brain she hears imaginary people talking ...



4 teens arrested, 1 at large in connection with crimes in Orlando, Lakeland  WFTV Orlando

Four teenagers are facing burglary and grand theft charges in connection with crimes in Orlando and in Lakeland, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said.



47 Polk students honored for turning their lives around  The Ledger

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Making the turn: Incoming 6th-graders often not ready for middle school in Polk  The Ledger

The spotlight has been on five middles schools going through the turnaround process, but what about the elementary schools that feed into them?



Teens charged for burglary spree spanning from Polk County to Orlando  WFLA

Orlando police provided a valuable clue to help link a group of teens to a Polk County crime spree.



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 ...



Police seek clues in shooting death of Lakeland businessman  The Ledger

LAKELAND — In the three weeks since 55-year-old Roderick Childs was killed and his white pickup stolen, police continue to look for clues about who would ...



Polk native returns home to take over at Church at the Mall in Lakeland  The Ledger

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Polk County Veterans Day events - News  The Ledger

VETERANS DAY *SERVICE*. The American Legion will also give a demonstration of The 13 Folds of the American Flag. When: 10:30 a.m. Nov. 6. Cost: Free.



Best of Preps  The Ledger

Player of the Year T.J. Harvin Bartow Senior, 6-0 Guard Why We Picked Him Despite the graduation of Tony Bradley, last year's Mr. Basketball, Bartow matched ...



Calvary Baptist Church honors 3 servicemen killed in action  The Ledger

LAKELAND — For United States Army Spc. Justin Coleman, it was July 24, 2009; for U.S. Army Spc. Cody Grater, July 29, 2007 is permanently etched in loved ...



All-County Football -- Defense: Ja'Quaes Stone and Jordan Domineck are players of the year  The Ledger

Jordan Domineck had 103 tackles, including 25 sacks, for George Jenkins and is the large-school player of the year. Ja'Quaes Stone was a ball hawk for Victory ...



Class is in session for Polk students - News  The Ledger

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Principal Daryl Ward at helm of Harrison School for the Arts in Lakeland  The Ledger

When Daryl Ward traces the trajectory of his life, he can pinpoint the turning point, the moment that forever altered his course, and, eventually, lead him to where ...



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.



Obituaries 8.16.18  Plant City Observer

Obituaries 8.16.18. Share This Post. Facebook · Pinterest · Twitter · Linkedin. Betty 'B.J.' Trent. Betty “B.J.” Trent, age 69, of Plant City, FL passed away on Aug.



Former astronaut Thomas Stafford inspires Polk teachers during Sun 'n Fun talk  The Ledger

LAKELAND — Thomas Stafford, 87, chosen by NASA in 1962 as a member of the second class of U.S. astronauts, showed he retains the ability to inspire adults.



Fort Hood Shooting Victim's Body To Return To Florida  WCTV

The body of one of the three soldiers killed in the rampage at Fort Hood will be returning to the Tampa Bay area.



Bruins ambush Hurricanes in Game 1  News Chief

BOSTON — The door to the visiting team's penalty box had scarcely slammed shut before the official was opening it again for another Carolina Hurricanes ...



Kang rallies again at Byron Nelson for 1st PGA Tour victory  News Chief

DALLAS — Sung Kang made a 23-foot birdie putt on the 15th hole to finally take the lead for good at the Byron Nelson and held on for his first PGA Tour victory ...



Silverberg: If we dont change, humans will be an endangered species  News Chief

An international group of scientists met in Paris last week to issue a dire report: Actions of humans are putting in imminent danger some one million species.



Family Wants Records About Kathleen High Football Coach in Abuse Incident  The Ledger

The family of a Kathleen High School football player has retained a Tampa-based lawyer to investigate accusations the school's head football coach, Irving ...



Migrant Worker Turned Polk State Graduate: “I Knew I was Going to Be Someone One Day”  Polk State College News

There were days when a 6-year-old Leonel Navarrete, new to the U.S. and surrounded by English-speaking classmates, felt lonely. There were days when a ...



Awards and honors from clubs & organizations around Polk  News Chief

Nonprofit Transparency Award The Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches has earned the Gold Seal of Transparency from GuideStar, the world's largest source of ...



Controversial FCAT in Final Year - News  The Ledger

Students around Polk County and the state are sharpening their pencils to take the controversial Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test for the last time.



Monday Profile: French keeps Joker Marchant Stadium spotless  The Ledger

Brian French is the head groundskeeper at Joker Marchant Stadium and he doesn't want footprints plodded across his perfectly groomed Field of Dreams ...



Young Entrepreneurs Academy of Polk County Pitch Ideas to Local Investors  Orlando Political Observer

Students from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy of Polk County (YEA! Polk) were awarded start-up funding to launch their businesses after pitching to a panel ...



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 ...



Help Wanted: Lakeland Fire Department Hiring  Patch.com

Lakeland, FL - The Lakeland Fire Department is in the market for new hires to fill several open firefighter positions.



Bail Set for Teens in Video-Taped Beating Case  The Ledger

BARTOW | Eight teens arrested in connection with a video-taped beating appeared before a judge today to hear the new, upgraded charges against them and to ...



Two Young Entrepreneurs Unafraid of Risk of Going on Records  The Ledger

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Obituaries: 05.26.17  Plant City Observer

Obituaries: 05.26.17.



2 Remaining Teens in Beating Case Accept Plea Deals  The Ledger

The two remaining teenage girls accused in the videotaped beating of a former Mulberry High School cheerleader accepted plea deals Wednesday morning.



Teen Takes Plea Deal In Video Beating Case  The Ledger

A young woman could face some jail time for her part in the infamous videotaped beating of a former Mulberry High School cheerleader.



Artists Find the Fish in Fronds, Husks of Trees  The Ledger

Shawn Hennecy and James Meade never fully explored their artistic sides until a little more than two years ago.



Nation Pauses To Mark Sept. 11 Attacks  WUSF News

It was just after 8:45 a.m. ET on Sept. 11, 2001, when the first jet struck the World Trade Center in New York City and the worst terrorist attack in the.



Vitals for the week of 5-25-16 | Vitals  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. May 11. Amanda Bogue ...



Why CNN reported ‘Slavery’s Last Stronghold’  CNN

By John D. Sutter, CNN. (CNN) — On Sunday, CNN Digital released a special report called “Slavery's Last Stronghold.” It focuses on current-day slavery in ...



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