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  • News Update for 9/20/18

    Sebring city council members are slated to take a field trip to their municipal golf course. Bob Funk, who lives off the 13th fairway, is complaining that his home has been peppered with golf balls – especially since Hurricane Irma took out some protective trees last year. Funk says he has buckets of balls from Read More The post News Update for 9/20/18 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 9/17/18

    A couple of Highlands County residents have been caught up in out-of county traffic accidents. Florida Highway Patrol troopers say 39-year-old Dallas Gross of Lake Placid was eastbound on State Road 64 in Manatee County, when a Honda Accord turned in front of him. His Dodge Ram pickup hit the car broadside. His passenger, 12-year-old Read More The post News Update for 9/17/18 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 9/14/18

    Highlands County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking information about shots being fired in Avon Park early yesterday morning. They say that sometime between 3 and 3:30, several shots were fired outside a residence on W. Hal McRae Blvd. Seven of those shots struck the house, and four of them entered the structure. Luckily, none of the Read More The post News Update for 9/14/18 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 9/13/18

    Florida apparently keeps setting records on the number of tourists headed to the Sunshine State – what remains in question is – how many of them show up in Highlands County? Governor Rick Scott yesterday announced that an estimated 65.5 million tourists came to Florida during the first six month of the year – nearly Read More The post News Update for 9/13/18 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 9/11/18

    Is the city of Avon Park transparent enough when it comes to public records? After city attorney Glinda Pruitt told council they met minimum state standards, council members Terry Heston, Dora Smith and Vice Mayor Brenda Gray voted not to have the city develop their own rules for how public records should be kept. Council Read More The post News Update for 9/11/18 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]