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Courts

On average, those who are sentenced to death row in Florida live 13.22 years before facing the executioner, that is just too much wasted time.
Sebring News Sun

Congress

45 cowardly senators shamefully wimped-out in the face of threats from the NRA, and they snubbed their noses at devastated families from Newtown.
Highlands Today
Congress apparently wants to kill the postal service, just as it nearly has Amtrak, but lately it’s been taken to a whole new level.
Highlands Today

Public Safety

45 cowardly senators shamefully wimped-out in the face of threats from the NRA, and they snubbed their noses at devastated families from Newtown.
Highlands Today
SB 52 concerning texting while driving passed the Senate, it needs to be strengthened and signed into law.
Highlands Today

Florida Legislature

SB 52 concerning texting while driving passed the Senate, it needs to be strengthened and signed into law.
Highlands Today
With its part-time schedule, low pay and term limits, the Florida Legislature seems to be a perfect mold to create citizen-lawmakers.
Fort Meade Leader
The Florida Senate is moving on a bill that is aimed at further shoring up the finances and potential liability of Citizens Property Insurance.
Fort Meade Leader

Ethics

With its part-time schedule, low pay and term limits, the Florida Legislature seems to be a perfect mold to create citizen-lawmakers.
Fort Meade Leader

Economy

We want it turned around now, but we also know that a steady growth pattern without a bubble is what’s best for everyone.
Highlands Today

Housing

We want it turned around now, but we also know that a steady growth pattern without a bubble is what’s best for everyone.
Highlands Today

Local Government

Because of growing costs and economic troubles, new hires should have a 401k, but a deal is a deal when it comes to those already in the system.
Sebring News Sun
The costs of maintaining a professional 24/7 department with up-to-date equipment grows more expensive every year.
Sebring News Sun

Culture

Standing tall in this brave new world where cultures collide is all we can do, and our children’s futures can be just as bright our own.
Highlands Today

Children

Champion for Children Advocacy is hoping to generate a community interest in providing foster or adoptive care to children in our community.
Sebring News Sun

Nation

Monday's bombing at the Boston Marathon gave us a glimpse of what can be the worst side of humanity and powerful examples of the best.
Sebring News Sun

Insurance

The Florida Senate is moving on a bill that is aimed at further shoring up the finances and potential liability of Citizens Property Insurance.
Fort Meade Leader

Letter To The Editor

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today

Only food can be bought — not toilet tissue, soap, alcohol or cigarettes – on a food assistance card. The government uses one card for both. To...

Hernando Today