15-year anniversary

15-year anniversary

Special Stars is observing its 15-year anniversary in 2019. It was first formed in Highlands County and has now grown to include Hardee, Okeechobee and southern Polk counties. Currently, several hundred adults and children are participants in this beneficial program....

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Annual Christmas Party

Annual Christmas Party

Special STARS hosted its annual Christmas Party on Dec. 15 at the Highlands County Agri-Civic Center with more than 250 athletes, caregivers, volunteers and family members attending. Athletes came from Highlands, Hardee, Okeechobee and southern Polk counties. The...

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Special STARS athletes

Special STARS athletes

Special STARS athletes enjoyed playing volleyball with South Florida State College Volleyball Team on Nov. 10 at SFSC gym in Avon Park. The volleyball team taught some basic skill techniques to the athletes and then played a couple games with them. More importantly,...

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