Thrilled to Support Hometown News Website
Last updated 1/10/2021 at 11:30am
There’s simply no substitute for a hometown newspaper – except a hometown news website – and I’m thrilled to learn that we now have one!
I literally grew up with the hometown newspaper – two of them, actually. Late every afternoon when I was a kid growing up in Ridge Manor, I looked forward to seeing the paperboy ride by on his bike. The pages were smaller than the big-city papers and after being rolled tight (and rubber-banded even tighter) it could be thrown a long way – onto most porches.
So why did a young kid care about the newspaper? Because Lake Wales was so small and fri...