Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Biden leading in swing states, nears 270 electoral votes

Sophia Gonzalez Georgia, Pennsylvania and Nevada are the states to watch for as the U.S. braces itself for the election results.  Polls across the board predicted...

Lake Crago Rec Center open to public

Salvatore Ambrosino The Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex opened on Sept. 28, housing classrooms, rental venues, an educational amphitheater and Lakeland’s first public kayaking and...

Halloween events adapt to COVID-19 guidelines

Sarah Dube Halloween may look a little different in Lakeland, but businesses are finding ways to celebrate the spooky holiday.  Normally, downtown Lakeland would be hosting...

Theme parks implement safety precautions during pandemic

Deanna Wright With students having precautions set by the school to keep everyone on campus safe, many students have been cautious whether or not to...

VP Pence makes campaign stop in Lakeland

Salvatore Ambrosino “This is the county of Grady Judd for God’s sake,” Senate candidate Danny Burgess said. “People should look to Polk for guidance.”  Dual rallies...

Lakeland Holds 40th Annual Swan Roundup

Jameson Champion Earlier this month the City of Lakeland held yet another successful Swan Roundup, gathering the swans for necessary medical checkups. This year marks the...

Lakeland candidates running for representative seats

Grace Newton Local candidates will be on the same ballot as the presidential nominees on Election Day. This includes candidates for Congress, the state legislature...

Tips for making sure your 2020 vote counts

Sophia Gonzalez As COVID-19 alters how we interact with each other, having a voting plan for the Nov. 3 election will ensure public safety. There are...

Lakeland to sell swans at 40th roundup

Jameson Champion Each year since 1980, the City of Lakeland has held a ‘Swan Roundup’ at Lake Morton. Next week on Oct. 6 and 7 at...

Clubs transition to online meetings and events

Vanessa Alvarez Florida Southern transformed many aspects of campus life to promote the health and safety of students on campus.  In the FSCares document detailing the...