RAY LEWIS: In a straight-from-the-heart, 33-minute speech after he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday, Ray Lewis thanked many, including his mama, Kathleen High School coaches, Baltimore Raven teammates and Lakeland, which “turned me into an inspirer, a conquerer.”
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ELECTRIC RATES: When city commissioners meet Monday, they’ll consider an increase in Lakeland Electric rates and allowing taller buildings in several blocks of Dixieland north of Palmetto.

Source: The Ledger

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  1. Thought it was very cool to introduce his high school head coach position coach and wrestling coach and good comments about Lakeland

  2. In the first place I don’t think it is the mayor’s place to solicit these funds, much less use city postage.

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