Update on Lakeland Super 8 Sex Trafficking Story

Two suspects have been arrested after a sex crimes incident at the Lakeland Super 8 Motel yesterday (6.13.17) although one was booked on outstanding...

SCSO Activity at Super 8 Motel in Lakeland

An incident at the Lakeland motel today (6.13.17) which fronts I-40 at Canada Road brought six Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) vehicles to the...

Lakeland Road Work Projects

Work begins on Blue Spruce Drive tomorrow (6.9.17) for two to three weeks, one         lane open at all times. ...

Board of Commissioners (BOC) Meetings: Budget, Taxes, Fire Fee

Money was the topic du jour at the BOC work session and special meeting tonight (6.1.17) at City Hall. Adoption of the annual budget for...

Wright Edges Denbow in Special Election

By Carl Helton, Lakeland Currents With unofficial returns posted, Wesley Wright beat Maurice Denbow by an eight-vote margin in the race to fill a vacancy on the Lakeland...

Last Efforts by Candidates today

The three candidates running for an open seat on the Lakeland Board of Commissioners were campaigning today (5.25.17) to secure their votes in today's...

Today is Election Day

This is your last chance to vote in the special Lakeland election to select a new Commissioner to replace Michele Dial who resigned in...

Finals on Early Vote

A "record number" of voters went to The Refuge Church today (5.20.17) despite rain and cloudy skies. Ninety-one votes were cast on this last day...