Read It in the Morning Paper

  • Florida Poly is buying its president a Grasslands home costing $975,000, a value in the top one-tenth of 1 percent in Polk County.
  • Sheriff Judd knew a $500 reward would lead him to the wanted man who taunted him on Facebook. “I knew it’d be just a matter of time before people he thought were his friends would give him up,” Judd said. The story was picked up by at least two tabloids.
  •  A little dog named Toto was the first pet to get emergency treatment under a new agreement between the Lakeland Fire Department and the SPCA. See more photos.