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Miniature military aircraft of yesteryear return

These aren’t your kids radio controlled models. Some cost as much as $30,000 LAKELAND – Just as they did during World War II, the military aircraft of yesterday will return to the skies over Lakeland once again… …kind of. For years now, Frank Tiano Enterprises...

Bats keep the business of sports hot in Polk County

Whether it’s the JUCO Twin Classic, the NSA Iron Women, the Corbeil Classic or the Save Second Base Tournament, baseball and softball are keeping Polk County Sports Marketing jumping. “More than 30 teams came in for the Corbeil Classic alone,” said Josh Hicks, the...

Michigan Golf Live video hits the airways, internet

What happens when a film crew visits just a sliver of what Central Florida’s Polk County has to offer? Folks in the Upper Midwest found out on Sept. 22 thanks to a Michigan Golf Live. Filming at the Club at Eaglebrooke, Streamsong Resort, Peebles Barbecue, Publix...

Holloway Park event largest of its kind in the state

Nearly 5,000 runners – from elementary school aged through college – took to the rough and ready terrain of Holloway Park to test their mettle against the best the state could muster. This is the second year the flrunners.com Invitational was held at Holloway Park,...