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Plant City Courier

Table Scraps: My new favorite words: coconut bacon

Table Scraps: My new favorite words: coconut bacon

It seems every time I check my email my sister, Janet, is informing me of yet another dish I might like to try. Keeping up with her latest culinary triumphs is a full-time job.
Updated: 9 hours ago

Sydney Baptist Church celebrates 106 years

DOVER — Sydney Baptist Church will celebrate 106 years of service with a Sept. 13 homecoming service with the theme, “Come HOME to a New Beginning.”
Updated: 11 hours ago
Biblical Learning Institute expands students horizons with accredited courses

Biblical Learning Institute expands students horizons with accredited courses

PLANT CITY The Biblical Leadership Institute is entering its new year in a partnership with a church and a prestigious seminary that will enable students to take accredited classes for the first time.
Published: 09/02/15
Couple honored for founding Springhead fire service

Couple honored for founding Springhead fire service

PLANT CITY Charles W. and Ruth Bell were honored recently by Hillsborough County Commissioners for helping establish Springhead’s first volunteer fire department.
Published: 09/02/15

Plant City making parks handicap-accessible

PLANT CITY – The city expects to spend a total of $250,000 over the next five years to make nine parks more accessible to the handicapped.
Published: 09/02/15
Sedita praised as man of faith who offers a helping hand

Sedita praised as man of faith who offers a helping hand

PLANT CITY – Joe Sedita challenged others to help make their community a better place to live as he accepted the Plant City Family YMCA’s Strong Leader of the Year award.
Published: 08/31/15
State lawmakers tout successes, vent frustrations at annual breakfast

State lawmakers tout successes, vent frustrations at annual breakfast

PLANT CITY – The audience got to hear first-hand from area lawmakers about what’s happening in Tallahassee at the annual Eggs n’ Issues Legislative Wrap-Up Breakfast.
Published: 08/30/15
Neighbors raise stink over strawberry farm’s pesticide

Neighbors raise stink over strawberry farm’s pesticide

Ronnie Young spent hours over the past couple of weeks knocking on neighbors’ doors. He was not making social calls.
Published: 08/29/15
Updated: 08/30/15
Volunteers deliver 1,000 backpacks to help needy kids

Volunteers deliver 1,000 backpacks to help needy kids

PLANT CITY – More than 1,000 needy youngsters in the Plant City area will have the school supplies they need thanks to the efforts of a civic club, charity and car dealership.
Published: 08/29/15

Local ranch owner staging rodeo Saturday at Florida State Fairgrounds

PLANT CITY Gus Trent, who operates a horse ranch in Plant City, is sponsoring a rodeo Saturday at the Florida State Fair.
Published: 08/27/15