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Friday, Sep 04, 2015

Plant City Courier

Seffner motorcyclist dies in I-4 crash in Plant City

A Seffner man was killed Thursday night when he lost control of his motorcycle and struck the side of a tractor-trailer on Interstate 4 in Plant City.
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Community service clubs partner to plant garden at Plant City school

Community service clubs partner to plant garden at Plant City school

PLANT CITY – Community volunteers and school staff members are joining forces to create a garden at Lincoln Elementary Magnet School.
Published: 09/04/15

Plant City park scheduled for new pavilion roof, other improvements

PLANT CITY Burchwood Park’s aging pavilion roof and benches are scheduled for replacement in the coming year.
Published: 09/03/15

College and seminary offers Labor Day benefit barbecue Monday

Evangelical College & Seminary is having a Labor Day benefit barbecue from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Liberty Baptist Church, 20505 W. Granfield Ave.
Published: 09/03/15
University of Florida research looks to cut growers’ water consumption for freeze protection

University of Florida research looks to cut growers’ water consumption for freeze protection

PLANT CITY – The freezes that damaged strawberry crops in 2010 may be a bad memory, but studies are continuing on how growers can best protect their crops in frigid conditions.
Published: 09/03/15
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.
Published: 09/02/15

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.”
Published: 09/02/15
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