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Press Release – Bay News 9 will be at The Lake Wales American Legion Post 71 Jan. 28th, 12pm

Press Release – Announcing the newly formed Veterans Republican Club of Polk County, 1st meeting 2pm, 1-30-19 at Area 71 Restaurant & Bar (American Legion)

Press Release – The Lake Wales American Legion Post 71 has a New Home – Join us on Feb. 6th for Post Dedication & Ribbon Cutting, as well as a Hot Dog Eating Contest !!

Enjoyment Books Are Here at the Chamber !!!

Skip the Ticket Booth & Save – Buy your FL State Fair tickets in advance at Publix, now thru February 6th

Update from House District 42 – As we near the start of the 2019 Legislative Session, be sure to utilize the included links to stay up to date!

The Lake Wales Public Library and Lake Wales Museum can now be found online under the new City of Lake Wales website and email addresses

American Legion Memorial Post 71 Newsletter, January 2019

American Legion Post 71 Spring Swing Golf Tournament at the LW Country Club, 4-6-19 / American Legion Post 71 April 6th Spring Swing Golf Tournament, Registration Form

LW Museum Upcoming Events & Programs

AAUW Educational Awards – Women Apply by March 8th

Polk State College is launching an aircraft dispatcher certification program in February 2019

Mountain Lake Historical Exhibit at the Lake Wales Museum through 2-16-19

Shaunda Boatwright named LWMC Employee of the Month for November

The American Legion – “Still Serving America” float will be the 3rd float in this year’s Rose Parade beginning at 8am PST, January 1, 2019, in Pasadena, CA

News from American Legion Post 71 – Missing in America Project FL, Call To Honor #18, Wooden flags made by LW Veteran

LW Family Literacy Academy Newsletter December 2018

Lake Wales Breakfast Rotary – Honduras 2018

Hospital Employees Bring Joy to Children for the Holidays – Lake Wales Medical Center Press Release December 19th

Online Degrees Offered at Webber International University

Florida Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Small Business Index Survey

American Legion Post 71 Member News, December 2018

Webber International University Adds Psychology Major at Florida Campus

Removing the Barriers, Transforming Disabilities into Opportunities, Turn It On – to help StirringWaters create the source of healing and hope for the millions of people and families living with disabilities

Polk State College receives Chancellor’s Best Practice Award for Establishing Leaders in Teacher Education (ELITE)

Polk State College President Inauguration – Dr. Angela Garcia Falconetti PSC Pres. inaug.-Pics

Rebuild Florida-The FL Dept of Economic Opportunity is asking you to join us in helping the employees and families who are employed in your business community rebuild their homes still damaged by Hurricane Irma

2018 Citrus Connection – The Path Forward, The Road to County-Wide Transit Services

Improving Your Financial Wellness – Neslon Financial Strategies

William F. “Bill” Johnson named Lake Wales Pioneer of the Year 2018

Agape Mission Market LW-in partnership with Dorothy’s Corner, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church

Citizens Bank & Trust, A Single Unified Approach to Your Wealth Management

$35,000 raised to support youth soccer, Thank you for helping – Publix

Governor reappoints Dorrell and Littleton to Polk State District Board of Trustees

The Top Questions for the Lake Wales Chamber – EDC Fall into Five Categories

Polk State College District Board of Trustees appoints leadership for 2018-2019

Florida Humanities Council Awards Grant to Lake Wales Museum For 2018-2019 Speaker Series

Webber Announces Promotion of Jay Culver to Campus Vice President of Student Life!