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Polk Praises Pioneers at Event

Honorees must be 79 or older and must have lived in the county for 50 years. By SARAH STEGALL Special to The Ledger BARTOW – Dorothy “Dot” Beasley Taylor remembers what it was like growing up in her hometown of Bartow. She smiles every time she thinks about being able to buy a loaf of bread for 9 cents or an ice cream cone for 5 cents. Though things have changed she said Bartow “still has that small town flavor.” […]