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LWLT Presents "The Assassin's New Friend"

Fans of live theatre will enjoy some spine-tingling chills during March as Lake Wales Little Theatre presents "The Assassin's New Friend." The psychological thriller features a... — Updated 3/18/2019

 By News Staff    News

Commissioner Seeks Federal Support for LW

Lake Wales City Commissioner Curtis Gibson made his first visit to Washington, DC this week. But serving on the Community and Economic Development Committee for the National League... — Updated 3/13/2019


LWLT Teen Play Auditions March 18-19

Auditions will be held Monday and Tuesday, March 18-19, for the Lake Wales Little Theatre June teen production of "Reality Stars: Greek Gods Edition." According to promotional... — Updated 3/13/2019

 By News Staff    News

AAUW to Host City Candidate Forum March 14

The American Association of University Women is hosting a forum March 14 featuring the candidates for Lake Wales City Commission. The forum is open to the public and begins at 5:30... — Updated 3/9/2019

 By News Staff    People

Back to Camp 72 Years Later

For Debbie Paschal, Shirley Woodward and Betty Harper it's like an annual reunion, coming back to Lake Aurora Christian Camp where they spent time in the summer of 1947, the camp's... — Updated 3/8/2019


Mardi Gras Still Entertaining After Four Decades

After more than 40 years of color and creativity, big changes are afoot for the 2019 version of the Lake Wales Mardi Gras. A burst of street art that couldn't be contained, the... — Updated 2/28/2019

 By News Staff    Business

Colorful Ardolino Exhibit at Melange

Jennifer Ardolino says the goal of her art is to "make people happy." It's definitely hard not to smile when viewing her tropical scenes or colorful abstracts. Ardolino is a... — Updated 2/25/2019

 By News Staff    Lifestyles

Plant Sale Benefits Training Program

The Polk Training Center in Lake Alfred will hold its annual Spring Plant and Yard Sale from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23. All plants will be on sale. The Center... — Updated 2/25/2019

 By News Staff    People

Rotary Installs New Member Trey Heath

Rotary on the Ridge has installed William Heath III as a new member. "Trey" is a REALTOR ® with Century 21 At Your Service Realty in Lake Wales. Trey's wife, Michelle, mother, S... — Updated 2/25/2019

 By News Staff    News

Mayor to Deliver State of City Message

Lake Wales Mayor Eugene Fultz will present the annual State of the City address at an 8 a.m. breakfast Wednesday, Feb. 27 at the Vanguard School, 22000 U.S. Hwy 27. The annual... — Updated 2/20/2019

 By News Staff    News

Mayor, 2 Commission Seats on April 2 Ballot

The Lake Wales mayor and two city commissioners are seeking re-election. Potential challengers for all three have picked up campaign packets, and the qualifying period ends at... — Updated 2/14/2019

 By News Staff    People

Baccuses Celebrate 36th Wedding Anniversary

Chevon and Mike Baccus recently celebrated their 36th wedding anniversary. They were married Feb. 12, 1983, at Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Melbourne, FL. Mike is a retired... — Updated 2/13/2019

 By News Staff    People

City's Gibson Receives Patriot Award

Lake Wales City Commissioner Curtis Gibson recently received a Patriot's Award from the Employer Support of Guard and Reserve Florida Committee. Gibson serves as head wrestling... — Updated 2/13/2019


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