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400 S. Eucalyptus St.
Sebring, Florida 33870
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338 S. Orange St.
Sebring, Florida 33870
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UPDATE ON DEPUTY GENTRY:  Funeral services are 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 15 at the Highlands News-Sun Center, 781 Magnolia Ave., Sebring FL 33870. 

Public parking will be on the north side of the center (under the water tower). Enter via Commerce Avenue or Magnolia Avenue. Overflow public parking will be at the Highlands County Multi-Sports Complex, 216 Sheriff's Tower Rd., Sebring. Shuttles will be provided. 

The funeral processional will begin at the Lakeshore Mall at approximately 9:30 a.m. It will travel south on U.S. 27 to Highlands Avenue at Highlands Regional Medical Center, then turn onto Highlands Avenue/Sebring Parkway and proceed to the Highlands News-Sun Center. The public is welcome to line the route, but please be aware of the traffic that will result from US 27 and the roads around the venue being shut down.

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Our new address is:
Highlands County Sheriff's Office
400 S. Eucalyptus St.
Sebring, FL  33870

All mail for the Detention Bureau will now be:
Highlands County Sheriff's Office
Detention Bureau
338 S. Orange St.
Sebring, FL  33870