Straughn holds off Red Level
The sharp-shooting Straughn Tigers took care of business Monday night, defeating the Red Level Tigers 55-40 in Red Level.
Straughn Lady Tigers cruise past Red Level
The No. 1-ranked Straughn Lady Tigers shot lights out to defeat the Red Level Lady Tigers 55-22 Monday night in Red Level. In the first period, Straughn raced out front behind big 3-pointers from Janelle Nurse, Jacie Williamson and Bailey Wilson. Straughn led 15-5 after the first period.
Arts Community: Two Lifetime Achievement Awards Presented at Gala
David Bunch and Ernest "Ernie" Straughn were honored Wednesday night for their contributions to the Polk arts community.
Candy, cookie fundraiser a holiday tradition
An annual Christmas tradition that supports Relay For Life of St. Francois County returns this week, but there isn't much time left for the community to be a part.
Winter Haven Students Feed the Need and Duct-Tape Their Principal
Grace Lutheran School students used more than 75 rolls of duct tape to stick their principal to the wall as a reward for exceeding the school's fundraising goal.
Suspected burglars nabbed
Deputies recovered about $50,000 worth of goods stolen from houses, garages and outbuildings in several Huron County communities.
Boys Prep Boxscores
Bishop Donahue 81, Bridgeport 55 B Perrelli 0 0-0 0; Seevers 1 1-2 4; Cash 0 4-4 4; McGrath 0 0-0 0; Williams 13 4-4 30; Pagano 1 3-4 5; Dyson 5 2-4 12. Totals: 20 14-18 55. D Robinson 1 0-0 2; Kleeh 1 0-0 3; Moore 2 5-6 9; Straughn 9 2-4 23; .
Why You Shouldn?t Reach for That $100 Bill on Your Windshield
Authorities in Maryland have warned the public about a potential holiday scam that involves the temptation of a $100 bill left on a car windshield.The simple scheme works like this: Drivers walk to their parked cars and, after they get in the vehicle, they notice a $100 bill in the windshield. The driver exits the car with the door open to retrieve it, only to have a thief steal the vehicle. ...
Stolen property recovered in 6 counties
Authorities trying to return items to owners as fast as possible. The Huron County Sheriff's Office has recovered property stolen during a recent spree of break-ins at numerous houses, garages and outbuildings in six counties.
News of the Weird for Dec. 14
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