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STANDOFF: Saying he didn’t want to go back to jail, a man fired a shotgun five times at two deputies, missing them, then took his own life Thursday night, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office reports. The deputies had come to a house near Skyview Drive and Goodyear Avenue to check on possible domestic abuse victims, who were later found safe elsewhere. The man has not been identified yet.

AVIATION: Ed Young, a former a pilot, flight instructor, attorney, college professor, conflict resolution specialist and former public safety instructor, has been named executive director of the Aerospace Center for Excellence and Florida Air Museum.

THINGS TO DO: United States Navy Band Commodores at RP Funding Center Thursday.