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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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Dress Code comments by principal prompts student response

Jan 19, 2014 • ABC Action News
A Lakeland Senior High School student was so offended by remarks made by her principal about the school's dress code that she blogged about it. Now her posts to Facebook and Tumblr have been picked up by Huffington Post, and she's been getting ... More

Lakeland Senior High School teacher accused of pulling gun on husband ...

Jan 21, 2014 • ABC Action News
LAKELAND, Fla. - A well-respected reading and English teacher at Lakeland Senior High School is accused of pulling a gun on her husband over the weekend. Laura Williamson bonded out of jail Monday on domestic violence charges. Investigators said on ... More

Lakeland HS student arrested for sexual battery

May 30, 2014 • WTSP 10 News
Lakeland, Florida -- An 18-year-old student at Lakeland Senior High School has been arrested for sexually battering another student. According to reports, Joseph Tillman was a the house of a 17-year-old student to help her with her studies. He then ... More

Neriah Roberts Compiles History of Blacks In Lakeland

Jun 28, 2014 • The Ledger
The result is a newly published book, "The Evolution of African-Americans, Lakeland, Florida (1883-2014)." The 480-page book abounds with illustrations, combining photos of Lakeland's most accomplished black residents, living and dead, with photos of ... More

Pig Stolen From George Jenkins High Is Returned

Sep 24, 2014 • The Ledger
Deputies have obtained an arrest warrant for Drew Allen Cameron Newman, 20, of 4166 EJ Deery Court in Lakeland, on the same charges, the Sheriff's Office said. Video surveillance from the school shows the pig being taken from its pen by two men about ... More

Builders Plan 2 New Subdivisions in Southwest Lakeland

Oct 17, 2014 • The Ledger
Commissioner Don Selvage asked Simpson if there were any concerns about the development's close location to Lakeland Linder Regional Airport. "We don't see that as a major problem," Simpson said. A second development by Cassidy Homes, of Winter ... More

Lakeland's Pro-Bono Swan Veterinarian, Wade G. Gardner, Dies at 82

Sep 2, 2014 • The Ledger
"I've done chickens before, and they can't be that different," is what Gardner told Marchant, said his son, Geoff Gardner, who like his father was a veterinarian to Lakeland's swans. When Marchant tried to cut costs by reducing the amount of swan food ... More

Coyote Migration: Lake Bonny Residents Warned to Keep Their Pets Inside

Jun 17, 2014 • The Ledger
The sign indicates a change in his South Lakeland neighborhood and in other parts of Polk County and Florida. "Something's eating up the pets," Noland said. "It's a personal loss when a cat's gone." Originally at home in dusty deserts, coyotes have ... More

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