A Lakeland City Commissioner wants to do away with a 69-year-old ordinance that prohibits people from spitting on the sidewalk or grass.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jury selection was underway on Tuesday in the trial of a Florida woman charged with swindling a lottery winner out of his money and then killing him.
A 14-year-old girl who authorities say secretly gave birth to a son and then strangled him, will be prosecuted as an adult.
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LAKELAND, Fla. (CBS Tampa) – A robber hit a Lakeland McDonald’s manager with a baseball bat and demanded food on Sunday night, police say. Around 10:30 p.m., the suspect entered the McDonald’s, located at 715 […]
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Florida farmworkers and their supporters are staging a fast outside Publix Super Markets headquarters in Lakeland. The fast organized by the Coalition of Immokalee Workers started Monday and will last through […]
The University of South Florida’s Lakeland branch would be split off as a new stand-alone school by a bill that cleared the Florida Senate on Thursday.
The Florida Senate is taking up a nearly $71 billion budget that includes deep cuts to universities.
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — It’s a tense time at Imperial Tropicals, one of central Florida’s largest ornamental fish farms.
Police say a man lost control and flipped his car when methamphetamine he was preparing in a glass jug suddenly exploded.