Read It in the Morning Paper

  • LOCAL COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES including Polk State, Florida Southern and Southeastern have benefitted from more than $14 million in emergency relief via the federal CARES Act.
  • ADULT DAY CARE CENTERS in Lakeland and Haines City run by Polk County will permanently close, county commissioners informally agreed. Each served about 50 people daily before being affected by the county’s temporary coronavirus closings in March.