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Kathleen 24, Lakeland 3

Nov 2, 2013 • Great American Rivalry Series
Kathleen beats Lakeland for 1st time since 1992 with 24-3 win More

PREVIEW: Lakeland vs. Kathleen (FL)

Oct 28, 2013 • Great American Rivalry Series
10th Annual Great American Rivalry Series More

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Nov 10, 2012 • Great American Rivalry Series
A matchup of two central Florida powers came down to the final seconds, and then needed even more time to decide the victor in a fantastic rivalry game. The Lakeland Dreadnaughts came in at 8-1 and a playoff-position already clinched, while the Kathleen Red Devils stood at 6-3 and missed out on the More

Kathleen vs. Lakeland - 11/9/12 - 7:00PM (EDT)

Nov 7, 2012 • Great American Rivalry Series
The Kathleen Red Devils will host the Lakeland Dreadnaughts in a classic Florida rivalry battle. The Red Devils have not defeated Lakeland since 1992, including last year’s 31-21 win at Lakeland’s Bryant Stadium. Lakeland has already clinched a spot in the 7A playoffs, while the Red Devi More

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Lakeland Man Guilty of Murder of 16-Year-Old in 2010

Dec 12, 2014 • The Ledger
Martinez, a former Kathleen High School student, was reported missing in April 2010, and police spent several months searching for the teen before finding his skeletal remains on Oct. 1, 2010, in a shallow grave near his home on McGregor Street in ... More

Police: Kathleen High student accused in gang murder

Feb 25, 2014 • MyFox Tampa Bay
Knight went to school at Kathleen High in Lakeland. Students there say the gang activity is out of control. "It kinda scared me because these boys are getting killed off one by one, and it's not going to stop until the last one is standing," Kathleen ... More

Kathleen High School Teacher Gets Invitation To Prestigious Science Workshop

Jul 4, 2014 • The Ledger
LAKELAND | George Bartuska spent four years as an aircraft mechanic in the Navy, but as an enlisted man he never passed through the U.S. Naval Academy. A few decades later, he is headed to the Yard. Bartuska, a science teacher at Kathleen High School ... More

Kathleen High School principal Cecil McClellan among 89 arrested in Polk ...

Aug 31, 2012 • WTSP 10 News
LAKELAND, Florida - As Kathleen High took the lead on the football field Friday night, the leader of Kathleen High was facing losing his career. Polk Sheriff's Deputies released video of principal Cecil McClellan shot during a prostitution bust Thursday. More

Teen fights back against epilepsy with t-shirt

Oct 31, 2014 • WTSP 10 News
Lakeland, Florida -- One in 26 people will have epilepsy in their lifetime. For Kathleen High School student Erika Sheffield, the illness hit her hard two years ago. "Obviously when you see somebody fall and have a seizure, you might get scared ... More

Lakeland Elementary School Teacher Named Florida Teacher of the Year

Jul 10, 2014 • The Ledger
Bassett attended Kathleen High School and received her degree from Florida Southern College. In addition to teaching, she runs Helping Heroes, a mentor program for at-risk students, and volunteers at the George W. Harris Youth Center. At Highlands ... More

Bail Set for Man Accused of Crashing Stolen Car, Killing Lakeland 17-Year-Old

Sep 23, 2014 • The Ledger
16 when he crashed it into a tree near Sikes Boulevard and Central Avenue, according to the Lakeland Police Department. Kathleen High School student Zhariya Holloway, 932 Augusta St., one of three passengers, was fatally injured, police said. More

Cecil McClellan: Kathleen High School principal arrested during prostitution sting

Sep 4, 2012 • Daily Mail
Cecil McClellan, who heads Kathleen High School in Lakeland, Florida, was one of 89 men and women swept up in a massive prostitution sting in Polk County, which was timed to coincide with the Republican National Convention nearby in Tampa. More

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