Padgett Elementary’s Beth Ashmore is a veteran teacher who wants to ignite a spark in her students.
The theme of the cookbook is that food alone can’t sustain us; we also need faith and community to survive.
His 35-year career in Polk County included 28 years at The Ledger and writing a fishing column for the newspaper.
Government management veteran Rob Hernandez started in his new post Monday. He will earn $142,700 annually.
Cpl. Ronald Payne, Jr., saved his best friend before being killed in Afghanistan.
U.S. Rep. Scott Franklin spoke to a crowd of about 200 people.
April Mucci shares how a personal project snowballed into Lakeland’s most comprehensive resource guide for parents.
Mitchell, a longtime art educator, passed away last month at the age of 91. He organized the first MayFaire-by-the-Lake in 1971.
86 Polk County military veterans took a one-day trip to Washington to visit the war memorials.
Nathalie Moreno, 2023 winner of Florida Southern’s highest award, helped blaze a trail for others as co-founder of the Hispanic/Latinx Coalition.