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  • News Update for 2/.21/19

    While Florida officials note a record number of tourists statewide last year, VisitSebring authorities have not said how that translated locally. Although the local tourism marketing arm has been presented with some prestigious awards, it remains unclear if that has amounted to “heads in beds.” Officials of the Sebring International Raceway last year boasted the Read More The post News Update for 2/.21/19 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 2/20/19

    Highlands County Sheriff’s officials are conducting a death investigation, after a man was found dead in the parking lot of AdVent Health at Sun ‘N Lake. According to reports, the body of 55-year-old Robert E Burns was found in his Mazda CX5 in the hospital parking lot. Burns apparently relocated to Highlands County recently from Read More The post News Update for 2/20/19 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 2/19/19

    Highlands County Fire Rescue Shift Batallion Chief Billy Kingston has been honored as one of this year’s Outstanding Young Floridians. The award was handed out by Junior Chamber International this past weekend in Cocoa Beach. Kingston, who was promoted last month from his post as assistant chief of the West Sebring Volunteer Fire Department, was Read More The post News Update for 2/19/19 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 2/18/19

    After months of looking and weeks of waiting, Samuel Joseph Tucker is in the Highlands County Jail. Tucker is wanted in connection with a June 2017 traffic accident that claimed the life of 22-year-old Alyssia Kay Vice. Tucker allegedly was at the wheel of a Maserati that went out of control on State Road 17, Read More The post News Update for 2/18/19 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 2/15/19

    Things are wrapping up today and tomorrow at the Highlands County Fair. No attendance numbers have yet been released but officials say, as always, weather has been a factor. The beauty queens have been named, the grand champion livestock has been picked and dozens of youngsters sold off their animals last night at the annual Read More The post News Update for 2/15/19 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 2/14/19

    Officials of the Highlands County School System are cautioning drivers to be on the lookout for youngsters today. Classes are out today and tomorrow. No reason was given. School will resume as normal Monday morning. After a total re-write and a referendum on the subject, the Avon Park Charter once again is up for review. Read More The post News Update for 2/14/19 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]

  • News Update for 12/13/19

    Highlands County authorities reportedly found a mother and her son early this morning after they got lost on Lake Josephine. Jacqueline and Jacob Graham reportedly had set out on a fishing trip yesterday about noon, then did not return. Apparently they had no motor on their john boat, then later lost their paddle. They were Read More The post News Update for 12/13/19 appeared first on NewsTalk 730 AM. […]