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Plant City Courier

Portion of Walker Street to have alternating lanes Friday due to utility work

PLANT CITY Alternating lanes on Walker Street between Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and West Drane Street will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday.
Published: 08/20/15
Walden honored for committee service

Walden honored for committee service

PLANT CITY Don Walden was recently presented with a plaque honoring him for his 12 years on the citizen’s advisory committee of Hillsborough County’s Metropolitan Planning Organization.
Updated one month ago

Democrats monthly meeting is Monday

PLANT CITY The Plant City Area Democratic Club will meet 5:30 p.m. Monday for a summer social and pot luck dinner.
Updated one month ago
Plant City-based company advances toward robotic strawberry harvester

Plant City-based company advances toward robotic strawberry harvester

PLANT CITY A company working to perfect an automated strawberry harvester has obtained its first patent, for a device that can quickly pick berries from the plant.
Updated one month ago

Tennis center to start season with fun day, round robin

PLANT CITY The Plant City Jr. Tennis League is hosting a family fun day for beginners and intermediate members ages 8 to 14 to meet one another before the start of the season.
Updated one month ago
Sinkhole that swallowed man in Seffner reopens

Sinkhole that swallowed man in Seffner reopens

SEFFNER — Residents of this Seffner neighborhood have seen it before.
Published: 08/19/15
Troopers assisting Plant City family displaced after fire destroys home

Troopers assisting Plant City family displaced after fire destroys home

A fire destroyed a home east of Plant City early Wednesday, displacing a family — including an 8-year-old boy with Down syndrome — and claiming all of their possessions, authorities said.
Published: 08/19/15

Signups under way for Plant City softball

PLANT CITY Registration runs through Aug. 31 for fall adult softball leagues sponsored by the Plant City Recreation and Parks Department.
Updated one month ago
Plant City schools preparing for opening bell following summer break

Plant City schools preparing for opening bell following summer break

PLANT CITY – Students at Faith Christian Academy will have more room than ever – not to mention a gym and lunchroom – when they return to classes.
Updated one month ago

Plant City man killed in motorcycle crash on U.S. 301 at Adamo

A 33-year-old Plant City man was killed after his motorcycle overturned and was struck by a car on U.S. 301 at Adamo Drive near Brandon early Tuesday, troopers said.
Published: 08/18/15