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Fun Friday – October 24-26 Aerospace Discovery Weekend – a 3-day Aviation Adventure (formerly Wings ‘n Things) - The Daily Ridge
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education is at the forefront of activities at the Aerospace Center for Excellence. Hands-on activities during this weekend event engage students of all ages in a continual learning environment. This ...
Two Fleeing Suspects Cause Lockdown At Davenport School of The Arts - The Daily Ridge
Davenport, Florida – According to Davenport Police Department a situation involving fleeing suspects from Osceola County necessitated the lockdown of the Davenport School of the Arts this afternoon. According to reports the incident happened around 2 ...
POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY SPONSOR KINCAID ALARM COMPANY - The Daily Ridge
If you want a reliable company to help make you feel safe in your home and protect your home while you are away, then you should contact our Polk Mugshot of the Day Sponsor at Kincaid Alarm Company today!
Motorcyclist Suffers Life Threatening Injuries in Winter Haven Accident - The Daily Ridge
Winter Haven, Florida – At 2:38, a Silver four-door Honda was in the turn lane in the southbound lane of Hwy 17 at Ave. K, SW waiting at the green to turn left. The motorcycle, Honda 1800 cruiser driven by a 21 yr. old male was headed north. The light ...
Couple Arrested in Bartow on Multiple Charges of Animal Cruelty In Connection With Dog Fighting Ring - The Daily Ridge
Polk County deputies investigated reports of a large dog fighting ring Wednesday near Main Street and First Avenue in Bartow. Neighbors tipped off deputies that more than 20 fighting dogs were at the house, according to Polk County Sheriff’s Office. It ...
Update: Polk County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Homicide Deputies Are Currently Working a Traffic Crash Involving a Polk County Crossing Guard - The Daily Ridge
The PCSO school crossing guard who was struck and critically injured in Lakeland this morning is 49-year-old Wanda Rice of 731 Belmar Avenue in Lakeland. She remains in critical condition at LRMC. She was hired as a school crossing guard in January 2010 ...
Two 11 year old females are arrested in the recent bomb threats at Southwest Middle School. - The Daily Ridge
On Monday, October 13, 2014 at 2:13 p.m., the Lakeland Police Department responded to Southwest Middle School in reference to a bomb threat. It was determined that a note containing a bomb threat had been turned in to a teacher, who notified the school ...
WE HELP THE MISSING ASKING FOR ASSISTANCE IN LOCATING MISSING FROSTPROOF, FLORIDA TEEN ASHLEY MCELLIGOTT - The Daily Ridge
Polk County Sheriff’s Department, We Help the Missing, and the family of Ashley Mcelligott is asking the public’s assistance in locating Ashley. Ashley, age 17, was last seen on October 6, 2014 in Frostproof, Florida. Ashley is 5’6 tall ...
ESMOND SELECTED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH AT LWMC - The Daily Ridge
Lake Wales, FL – Sherry Esmond, Medical Technologist in the Laboratory, was named Employee of the Month for September at Lake Wales Medical Center. She has worked for the hospital since June 2012. In nominating her, a co-worker wrote, “Sherry is ...
Missing & Endangered Adult Woman: Help Find Terrie Larkin - The Daily Ridge
Lakeland, Florida – Family members & the Sheriff’s Department is searching to find Terrie Larkin, 52, who was last seen around 1 p.m. Oct. 7 in Dover, Florida. Larkin who has schizophrenia may possibly be in Lakeland, Florida. Larkin left to go on a ...
Lakeland Man Arrested for 15 Counts Video Voyeurism - The Daily Ridge
On Thursday, October 16, 2014, Polk County Sheriff’s deputies obtained an arrest warrant for35-year-old Armando Perez, of 7482 Briarbay Loop in Lakeland, for 15 counts Video Voyeurism (F-3); he was located in Apopka later that day and placed under ...
Judd Looking For Lake Wales Man Accused of Grand Theft & Dealing In Stolen Property - The Daily Ridge
34-year-old Christopher Eismon, last known address of Benton Street, Lake Wales, is wanted for Grand Theft, and Dealing in Stolen Property. Eismon has been in the Polk County jail 12 times; his arrest history includes Burglary, Possession of Narcotics ...
Man Arrested For Secretly Videotaping Polk Woman In Her Bedroom - The Daily Ridge
Lakeland, Florida – On Thursday, October 16, 2014, Polk County Sheriff’s deputies obtained an arrest warrant for 35-year-old Armando Perez, of 7482 Briarbay Loop in Lakeland, for 15 counts Video Voyeurism (F-3); he was located in Apopka later that day ...
Polk Sheriff Searching For Armed Car Jacking Suspects - The Daily Ridge
Winter Haven, Florida- Around 10:06 a.m. on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, the victim was in a fender-bender crash with a gold Toyota Tacoma truck on North Rifle Range Road in Winter Haven. The victim and the driver of the truck pulled over near the Sunoco gas ...
Lake Wales Man & 5 Others Arrested For Child Pornography Charges - The Daily Ridge
Lake Wales, Florida – From Tuesday, October 14th through Thursday, October 16th, 2014, County Sheriff’s Computer Crimes detectives served search warrants and made 6 arrests during an undercover investigation focusing on the promotion, possession, and ...