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DEP Provides $500,000 to Bartow for Wastewater Project

Oct. 23,  2014

~Funding will help protect Peace River Basin, Charlotte Harbor Estuary watersheds~

A $500,000 grant from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection helps the city of Bartow expand services at its water reclamation facility. 253 more words


McMinn County Man Charged in Assault of his Father-in-Law

CHATTANOOGA – Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a McMinn County man charged with assaulting his father-in-law.

At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI Special Agents began investigating William Casey Pittman, an enforcement officer for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, on September 30, 2014. 107 more words


Sentencing Hearing for Leshaun Murray Continued Again

DES MOINES, Iowa – The third and final teen accused of carjacking and severely beating a man  was scheduled to be sentenced this morning, but the hearing was continued for a second time. 87 more words


A Public Flogging

Food for thought

After an emotionally challenging and thought provoking night at the Luck Village Hall, I came home and reflected on my experience as a Village Trustee. 169 more words


What is Reformation Day?

During this time of year, we are inundated with memorabilia, media, and celebrations revolving around the Halloween holiday of October 31st.  As Christians, we do not all agree with the celebrating of this holiday, but we can all agree that Reformation Day is a day to celebrate, as it applies to our Christian faith and heritage.   378 more words

FL Education

Luck's Third Rail: Something for everyone to hate

As I said, I certainly don’t know the solution to the golf course but I have an opinion. Lots and lots of opinions.

Here are three ideas. 291 more words


Quick Update: Village Business, Your Money

Hi Everyone,

Sorry, for not being in touch sooner. I’m working, my parents are in town and I’m fighting with the insurance company over the storm damage. 1,441 more words

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