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POLK MUGSHOT OF THE DAY – APRIL 20, 2 - The Daily Ridge
Every weekday we will have the Polk Mugshot of The Day. The mugshot will be someone arrested in Polk County in the past couple of weeks. The mugshot along with the charges will be posted. Please remember these individuals are innocent until proven guilty.
Cooking on the Ridge : Lemon Thyme Chicken Thighs - The Daily Ridge
The key to cooking chicken thighs is to start them in a cold cast iron skillet. Yep, you read that right. Cold. Season them well with olive oil, salt, and pepper, and then put them skin-side down in the skillet over medium heat. Then just don’t touch ...
Lake Wales Police Looking for Winter Haven Resident Stedman Hawthorne - The Daily Ridge
On April 19, 2015 at approximately 12:55 a.m. officers from the Lake Wales Police Department responded to 607 Booker Ave to investigate a report of the sound gun shots. Upon arrival officers learned there had been a physical fight at the address.
Blue Bell Recalls All Products For Health Risk - The Daily Ridge
BRENHAM, Texas, April 20, 2015 –Blue Bell Ice Cream of Brenham, Texas, is voluntarily recalling all of its products currently on the market made at all of its facilities including ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks because they have the ...
Barricaded Man At Home On N. 98 Polk County SWAT On Scene - The Daily Ridge
Lakeland, Florida - According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office a person has barricaded himself at a residence on N. HWY 98. The exact address has not been released, but it appears to be near Duff Rd. Carrie Hortsman, public information officer with ...
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is Seeking the Public’s Help in Locating a Wanted Subject - The Daily Ridge
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a wanted subject. 25-year-old Fernando Tejeda-Tejeda is described as being a Hispanic male, approximately 5’8” tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds. Tejeda-Tejeda has ...
“STEP RIGHT UP, CANCER SURVIVORS!” - The Daily Ridge
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, children of all ages – Prepare for the greatest show on Earth – or at least Winter Haven – at circus-themed annual Relay For Life event held under the Big Top Saturday on World Circus Day Instead of a three ...
Lakeland Citizen FAYE BEYER – LCPAAA Volunteer of the Year - The Daily Ridge
Faye Beyer is a 2003 Graduate of the Lakeland Citizen’s Police Academy. She has serves as an officer on the Board of the Citizen Police Academy Alumni. Faye volunteers for many functions for the LCPAAA and events for the police department. Thank you Faye ...
Substitute Nurse From Lake Wales Arrested For Having Gun’s On Garden Grove Campus - The Daily Ridge
Winter Haven, Florida – At approximately 8:00 am, on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Garden Grove Elementary School, 4599 Cypress Gardens Road, Winter Haven, after a report of a school clinic worker having ...
One Person Killed In Early Morning Crash In Bartow - The Daily Ridge
Bartow, Florida – According to the Bartow Police Department one person was killed & another injured in a crash on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. In Bartow. At this time police advise a Ford Explorer driven by 36-year-old Takeshemia Sanders was driving West ...
Small Airplane Crash in Lakeland : Pilot Survives - The Daily Ridge
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is on the scene of a small airplane crash in Lakeland, with no injuries. Preliminary information so far is as follows: Around 3:00 p.m. on Monday, April 20, 2015, PCSO received a call in reference to an airplane crash in ...
PCSO is Conducting a Death Investigation Involving a Train That Struck a Pedestrian - The Daily Ridge
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation this afternoon involving a train that struck a pedestrian. The pedestrian is deceased. Preliminary information so far is as follows: At 2:00 p.m. this afternoon, Monday, April 20, 2015 ...
BERKAU SELECTED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH AT LWMC - The Daily Ridge
Lake Wales, FL – Lake Wales Medical Center’s Employee of the Month for March is Physical Therapist Julia Berkau. Berkau, an LWMC employee since July 2008, “is awesome with her patients. They all love her. She is very competent and is always eager ...
Tim Tebow To Join NFL Again With Eagles - The Daily Ridge
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Tebow’s workout with the Philadelphia Eagles last month will lead to another chance for the quarterback. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday that the Eagles are planning to bring in Tebow on Monday and sign him ...
Haines City Teen Charged With Second Degree Murder After Theft of Alleged Drug Dealer - The Daily Ridge
Davenport, Florida – According to a Polk County Sheriff’s Office arrest affidavit three teens were arrested in connection to a suspicious shooting death in Davenport last March. According to the affidavit the teens allegedly planned to rob Andres ...