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Good Ol’ Days
Tue  Apr 15 2014 04:05PM
High schoolers to end week on motivational high
Wed  Apr 9 2014 08:00AM
Three local high school graduates with inspiring stories, including two Fort Meade diploma holders, will help current students at the school end this week on a high note. The school … read more.
City economic development summit Saturday
Wed  Apr 9 2014 08:00AM
Fort Meade’s future is going to get a close look Saturday when a number of local leaders gather at Mosaic’s Streamsong Resort. The gathering is being dubbed as an “economic … read more.
City increases electric surcharge
Wed  Apr 9 2014 08:00AM
Fort Meade’s expensive electricity is getting a little more expensive. The city is raising its so-called “power cost adjustment” from 3.5 to 4.5 cents per kilowatt hour on its bills, … read more.
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Take a trip back to the Good Ol’ Days
Wed  Apr 9 2014 08:00AM
Grandpa, tell me ’bout the Good Ol’ Days … not just the words to a country song, but a reality for many on Saturday as the Polk County Parks and Recreation Department hosts the Good Ol’ Days Festival in Heritage … read more.

Ross: Party cooperation among state reps good
Tue  Apr 15 2014 04:07PM
Where it concerns Polk County, its four representatives — three Republicans and one Democrat — reach across the aisle and work together, claimed U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross, R-Lakeland, in his opening remarks to the Polk County Tiger Bay Club on … read more.

Florida Polytechnic selects first president
Tue  Apr 15 2014 03:00PM
A North Carolina State administrator is set to become Florida Polytechnic University’s first president. The school announced Monday that its presidential search committee has selected Randy K. Avent, who currently serves as associate vice chancellor of research development at North … read more.

Golf tournament to benefit wounded Marines set
Tue  Apr 15 2014 03:00PM
The 2014 golf tournament of the USMCCCA Foundation is scheduled for Friday, May 9 and there will be an 8 a.m. shotgun start It is at the Ridgewood Lakes Golf Club, Davenport, and the tournament, now in its 10th year, provides support … read more.

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Ukraine fights uprising
Tue  Apr 15 2014 10:26PM
KRAMATORSK, Ukraine — In the first Ukrainian military action against a pro-Russian uprising in the east, government forces repelled an attack Tuesday by about 30 gunmen at an airport, beginning what the president called an “anti-terrorist operation” to try to … read more.

US stock markets rebounds after choppy day
Tue  Apr 15 2014 10:26PM
NEW YORK (AP) — A stock market swoon turned into a comeback Tuesday. Stocks managed a late-afternoon rebound for the second time in two days as investors seemed to brush off a report of lower confidence among homebuilders and simmering … read more.

Congress is giving states transportation blues
Tue  Apr 15 2014 10:24PM
DAYTON, Ohio — On the road in a tour bus this week, the U.S. transportation secretary is spreading some bad news: The government’s Highway Trust Fund is nearly broke. If allowed to run dry, that could set back or shut … read more.

Violence surges in Nigeria uprising
Tue  Apr 15 2014 10:22PM
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Suspected Muslim extremists kidnapped about 100 girls Tuesday from a school in northeastern Nigeria, less than a day after militants bombed a bus station and killed 75 people in the capital — a surge of violence … read more.

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