January 2018

Safari Wilderness Run

Safari Wilderness Run

The expansive private wilderness area, Safari Wilderness Ranch, will be holding the Safari Wilderness Run Saturday, Feb. 17, at 8 a.m. The ranch is located at 10850 Moore Road in Lakeland. The race will be close to five kilometers long. Participants will cover a...
It’s a triumphant return for Janus to Simmers-Young Park

It’s a triumphant return for Janus to Simmers-Young Park

The Ultimate (Frisbee) competition will celebrate its 25th anniversary where it all started Deep passes, short routes and diving plays will rule the day at Simmers-Young Park in Jan Phyl Village this weekend, Jan. 13 and 14. And not a football will be thrown. Welcome...
Hot bats to face cool weather this weekend

Hot bats to face cool weather this weekend

BARTOW – More than 75 softball teams will descend on Polk County this weekend, Jan. 6 and 7, at Florida Half Century Softball takes over the Diamond Plex, Auburndale and Loyce Harpe softball complexes. Players will range in age from 50 to 74 years-plus. “It’s great to...