There are only 2 major news sources in Highlands County. WINGStv is one of them!
Kenilworth remains closed for now
2 Court hearings
Heartland's Small Business Saturday was such a success this year that there is push to continue through Christmas season
cancelled last wk. More to come
Well-known Highlands County commissioner, Don Elwell, is voted to serve as body's chair
There are only 2 major news sources in Highlands County & the Heartland. WINGStv is one of them!
Highlands schools need teachers
Highlands County school board needs teacher. You may qualify if you have a bachelor's degree, are eligible for Florida certification, and a commitment to work with school children. Apply at 863-471-5555, or at www.highlands.k12.fk.us. There is no cost of obligation for the district to evaluate applicants' eligibility.
Forced to leave McDill due to space limits, NOAA's Hurricane Hunters move to Heartland. They've signed a 10-yr lease at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport . All Hurricane Hunter aircraft and administrative offices moving right now
Sebring's airport could not be considered as it has 5234-ft runway capacity & NOAA needs 8,000-ft
Fire Rescue in Avon Park rescue a man from a burning home Wed. EMS provided emergency aid & the man was attended to by EMS & then raced to the hospital. The under-funded AP F.D. remained on-scene to douse remaining smoldering pockets. Although the cause is not determined, the FD did remove but questions remain after a still- burning mattress from the structure
Ck. your debit card acct. right away. The HCSO says it has received a number of reports from local people that their accounts were hacked -- or skimmed -- this week. In photo at left, not the skimmer "appendage" at this gas station