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A Boy’s World
Mon  Mar 19 2018 05:46PM
Kaleb names all the drills, saws, and other hand tools used by his group at Gator Wilderness Camp School. They use the tools to build tents where they live in … Find out how to read more online.
Shelters, River Road highlight cooperative efforts
Thu  Mar 22 2018 10:17AM
PORT CHARLOTTE — While the Charlotte County commissioners could not take any official action Wednesday in a joint meeting with the Sarasota County commissioners, their heads were nodding on more … Find out how to read more online.
Best ag schools on the planet
Thu  Mar 22 2018 08:30AM
DeSoto and mid-Florida counties are heavily ag-based. So, why not send your children to learn an agricultural trade at the best school you can afford? Prestigious learning institutions earn such … Find out how to read more online.
Tobacco Free Partnership of DeSoto County, SWAT Clubs thrive
Thu  Mar 22 2018 08:30AM
The Tobacco Free Partnership of DeSoto County is dedicated to the creation of tobacco-free social norms through a combination of community education, youth advocacy and changes in local tobacco policies. … Find out how to read more online.
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DeSoto schools to have armed officers, metal detectors, new focus on safety
Thu  Mar 22 2018 08:30AM
DeSoto County schools will soon seem like the Pentagon. Starting in August, police officers will be in all district buildings, including early childhood to adult education. And with increased funding from Tallahassee, the district will boost its precautions with metal … Find out how to read more online.

SHINE volunteers shine at February event
Thu  Mar 22 2018 08:30AM
Sixty volunteers, including those from DeSoto County, were honored for their commitment to the SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) program at a ceremony on Feb. 15. SHINE is a Medicare and health-insurance information, counseling and assistance program administered … Find out how to read more online.

West fifth-grader writes winning Rotary essay
Thu  Mar 22 2018 08:30AM
Cameron Poole, a fifth-grader at West Elementary School, is the winner of the Arcadia Rotary Club essay competition for this year. He wrote about his feeling on the Rotary International 4 Way Test: Is it the truth, Is it fair … Find out how to read more online.

Arcadia Youth Rodeo returns this weekend, free admission
Thu  Mar 22 2018 08:30AM
The Arcadia rodeo began back in the middle of 1928 when the American Legion wanted to raise money to help pay for a new building. A local businessman who was a member of the American Legion asked a prominent rancher … Find out how to read more online.

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State, National and World News
Fed raises key rate and foresees 2 more hikes this year
Thu  Mar 22 2018 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is raising its key interest rate and signaling confidence in the U.S. economy’s durability but plans to continue a gradual approach to rate hikes for 2018 under its new chairman, Jerome Powell. The Fed said … read more.

Tempest over Trump-Putin call turns into uproar over leaks
Thu  Mar 22 2018 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — The tempest over President Donald Trump’s congratulatory phone call to Vladimir Putin quickly grew on Wednesday into an uproar over White House leaks, sparking an internal investigation and speculation over who might be the next person Trump forces … read more.

Trump swings behind massive budget; big military increase
Thu  Mar 22 2018 01:19AM
WASHINGTON — Congressional leaders all but finalized a sweeping $1.3 trillion budget bill Wednesday that substantially boosts military and domestic spending but leaves behind young immigrant “Dreamers,” deprives President Donald Trump some of his border wall money and takes only … read more.

Thu  Mar 22 2018 01:19AM
PFLUGERVILLE, Texas — As a SWAT team closed in, the suspected bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for three weeks used one of his own devices to blow himself up. But police warned that he could have planted more bombs … read more.

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