Read It in the Morning Paper

  • A woman whose attorney said she was feeding her Lottery addiction was convicted of stealing $800k from her employer but acquitted of money laundering.
  • The Ledger says farewell to two veteran journalists who are retiring: Jeff Kline after 43 years at the paper and Robin Williams Adams after 35. (Best wishes to you both!)
  • In the wake of Publix announcing its first store in downtown Tampa (you could argue it’s the second), there’s still yearning for a store in downtown Lakeland — but so far, it’s only talk.
  • Resurrection Catholic School and Church opens Polk’s third Regenerations Resale Shop on Shepherd Road on Saturday.