Search Lakeland’s History Through the 1940 Census

There’s a new National Archives website online and it has a Lakeland component. In pages of data on Lakeland, Longtime residents will recognize family names, city streets and may even find it odd that Lake Wire is called Wire Lake. Some readers may even know Mary Claire Moore or Helen C. Koons. The two women […]

Tigers Honor Auburndale Officer Stacy Booth

In September 2011, Auburndale police officer Stacy Booth suffered assault-rifle shots while investigating a domestic disturbance. Last week, the Detroit Tigers honored Booth as their Local Hero for her bravery on the job.