Jack Cormier

International lacrosse debuts at Lake Myrtle Sports Park

International lacrosse will make its debut at the Lake Myrtle Sports Park in Auburndale this weekend. Featuring some of the best women’s lacrosse teams in the world, the 2019 Pan-American Lacrosse Association’s Women’s Lacrosse World Qualifiers starts Thursday, Nov....

NCAA Division II runners to compete at Holloway

More than 20 colleges from throughout the south will converge on Holloway Park this weekend for the NCAA Division II South Regional Cross Country Championship, hosted by Florida Southern College and Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing. The men’s 10K race will...

Auburndale to host women’s lacrosse World Qualifier

Some of the best women lacrosse players in the world will converge on Lake Myrtle in their quest to be the best in the world. The 2019 PALA Women’s Lacrosse World Qualifiers will be held at Lake Myrtle Sports Park in Auburndale from Nov. 14-17. The Pan-American...

Holloway Park is Run City during invitational

Everyone knows that Lakeland is the Swan City. But when it comes to competitive cross country, Holloway Park has earned the moniker of Run City. More than 5,000 runners from throughout the state – from elementary school to collegiate athletes – competed at this...
More than 5,000 expected at flrunners.com Invitational

More than 5,000 expected at flrunners.com Invitational

Everyone knows that Lakeland is the Swan City. But when it comes to competitive cross country, Holloway Park is Run City. More than 5,000 runners from throughout the state – from elementary school to collegiate athletes – will compete at this weekend’s flrunners.com...
VIC served as information hub for duration of Dorian

VIC served as information hub for duration of Dorian

When the weather forecasters had monster storm Hurricane Dorian targeting the heart of the State of Florida, the employees at the Central Florida Visitor Information Center – known as the VIC to most folks – knew their mission was about to change. Traditionally the...

A water ski show without limits

Cypress Gardens skiers hold adaptive event WINTER HAVEN – Who doesn’t like a fun day at the lake? For the sixth year, the Adaptive Water Ski Event on Lake Silver in Winter Haven will bring the excitement and comradery of the sport to people with disabilities and their...

VCF promotes area at World’s Largest Airshow

It started with less than 150 people and just a handful of airplanes. Today, EAA AirVenture Oshkosh event, held this year from July 22 to July 28 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, is the largest airshow in the world. Shattering previous records, attendance increased nearly 7...

Winter Haven candidate is the new Miss Florida

After three days of competition, Clermont native Michaela McLean took home the coveted tiara on June 29 as the newest Miss Florida. Running as Miss Florida Citrus seemed fitting for McLean, whose family has a long history in the regional agricultural industry. Her...