Hardee County (pop. 27,731) is west of Highlands County. It’s the only Hardee County in the U.S.
The county was named for Cary A. Hardee (1876-1957), governor of Florida from 1921 to 1925. 135 more words
It’s been 11 years since Palm Beach County was pummeled by a devastating hurricane season. On the 10th anniversary of the storms, we caught up with some of the people we profiled in our coverage of the storms and talked with them about those horrific nights — and what they’ve done since. 56 more words
Honorable Shamans, welcome back. While Tropical Storm Danny is wandering around the Atlantic Ocean, let’s review the Hurricane Planing Checklist. Let’s assume your town is in the 5 day cone of probability and you now have 5 days to take appropriate action. 2,461 more words