Read It in the Morning Paper

  • As Tony Delgado begins his first real day on the job as interim city manager facing a contentious budget hearing (6 p.m. today at City Hall), reporter Christopher Guinn looks at his “customer service-centric” approach in a 2,200-word profile, and an editorial declares “he has the foresight to elevate Lakeland to new heights.”
  • At Southeastern University, Thursday’s dedication of a choral rehearsal hall marks a new phase of an ambitious building boom that will include a larger arts and media facility, administration and athletic operations building, student activity center and a parking garage.