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If Lake Wales Ordinance 2020-31 passes after a public hearing on Jan. 5, Lake Wales Police Department officers would soon have to arrest anyone who tries to panhandle for money.

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Along with more than 100 other Republican congressmen, Congressman Ross Spano and Congressman Greg Steube — both of whom represent districts which include portions of Polk County covered by the Sun — signed an amicus brief filed last week in support of a lawsuit that seeks to overturn the pr…

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The GEICO Skytypers Air Show Team, the leading vintage airshow performance squadron, will be performing at the Sun N’ Fun Holiday Flying Festival and Car Show on Friday and Saturday, December 4-5, at Lakeland Linder International Airport (900 Don Emerson Drive in Lakeland).

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Florida’s vital tourism industry could start to experience an uptick midway through 2021, although foreign travel will continue to lag for several years, according to information posted online Nov. 24 by state analysts.

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BARTOW — The Polk County School Board announced on Nov. 17 that Bartow High School’s construction academy will be named for the late Rodney Turner. The academy will be named the Rodney M. Turner School of Construction.

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LAKE WALES — The Lake Wales Public Library and Lake Wales History Museum are now both open to the public after temporarily closing their doors on March 14 to protect the health and safety of visitors, staff and volunteers due to the global pandemic.

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