• BYRD: Polk School Board members are being asked to persuade Jaqueline Byrd to rescind her retirement as schools superintendent in letters by the Polk County Chapter of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women and former Lakeland Mayor Howard Wiggs.
  • PROTEST: Clergy will walk at the front of a Black Live Matters march from northwest Lakeland to Munn Park on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Police will be stationed at key positions along the route. (We’ll post a link to the parade route later this morning.)

Source: The Ledger

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Barry Friedman

Barry Friedman founded Lkldnow.com in 2015 as the culmination of a career in print and digital journalism. Since 1982, he has used the tools of reporting, editing and content curation to help people in Lakeland understand their community better.

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