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Plant City Courier

HCC vet tech students do their part to help curb population of feral cats

HCC vet tech students do their part to help curb population of feral cats

PLANT CITY – More than 40 feral cats from Pinellas County were spayed or neutered, thanks to a volunteer effort by veterinary technology students at Hillsborough Community College’s Plant City campus.
Updated one month ago
Second suspect arrested in slaying at Plant City gas station

Second suspect arrested in slaying at Plant City gas station

Plant City police have arrested a second man in connection with the slaying of a Michigan man on April 8 at a gas station at the interchange of Interstate 4 and Wheeler Street, police said Sunday.
Published: 04/17/16
Updated: 04/18/16
Retired Plant City dentist praised by city

Retired Plant City dentist praised by city

PLANT CITY A dentist who practiced in Plant City for nearly 60 years was given a proclamation signed by Mayor Rick Lott for his work and community service.
Updated one month ago

Get healthy with walking club at Plant City library

PLANT CITY The Bruton Memorial Library’s new walking club will have its intial meeting 8 a.m. April 20.
Updated one month ago
Strawberry Festival once offered sideshows that weren’t so family-friendly

Strawberry Festival once offered sideshows that weren’t so family-friendly

The Florida Strawberry Festival prides itself on offering wholesome entertainment.
Updated one month ago

Members of Recipe Swap gather at a library to share their culinary secrets

Editor’s note: This article, which includes information on John and Nancy Engelhart, originally appeared in the Tampa Tribune on Aug. 22, 2007.
Published: 04/15/16

Site selection consultants tour Plant City

PLANT CITY Consultants who help companies decide on expansion and relocation plans included a stop in Plant City during a recent visit to Hillsborough County.
Updated one month ago
Plant City 6-year-old doesn’t let big one get away at fishing derby

Plant City 6-year-old doesn’t let big one get away at fishing derby

PLANT CITY Aleena Brown didn’t let her youthful age stand in the way of landing a whopper at the Plant City Youth Fish Derby.
Updated one month ago
2 found dead in shed at Dover home; suspect arrested in Kentucky

2 found dead in shed at Dover home; suspect arrested in Kentucky

DOVER — A felon suspected of murdering a retired Hillsborough High School social studies teacher and her husband at their sprawling property this week was arrested more than 800 miles away Friday in Hazard, Kentucky....
Published: 04/14/16
Updated: 04/16/16
Family mourns man killed at Plant City gas station; police search for second suspect

Family mourns man killed at Plant City gas station; police search for second suspect

Mike Beson’s last moments were spent trying to protect his wife, Bonnie, from two men — at least one of them armed with a gun — who wanted to take her purse at a gasoline station.
Updated one month ago