Lake and Sumter Style Magazine
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22 July 2019

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James Combs

Akers Media Group's James Combs has been a staff writer for several local publications since August 2000. He has had the privilege of interviewing some of Lake County's many fascinating residents—from innovative business owners to heroic war veterans—and bringing their stories to life. A resident of Lake County since 1986, James recently embarked on a journey to lead a healthier lifestyle. He has lost 60 pounds and walks nearly five miles a day. In his spare time, he enjoys target shooting, skeet shooting and watching his beloved Kentucky Wildcats!
It’s a rap

It’s a rap

Leesburg man works to make a name in the music industry. The obvious perks to being a musical star are…
Lights. Fireworks. Action.

Lights. Fireworks. Action.

Festivalgoers at Lake County’s Fourth of July celebrations are guaranteed to have a blast. Fourth of July has arrived. It’s…
A New Game Plan

A New Game Plan

Community partnerships in Central Florida may bolster the economy through sports tourism by drawing fans and athletes—and dollars. Story: James…
James Combs’ The Hit List

James Combs’ The Hit List

According to the Eustis Police Department, a 26-year-old man used a baby stroller to steal shampoo from a local grocery…
ready to rumble

ready to rumble

Man and machine roar into the Lakefront City this month as one of the country’s largest motorcycle festivals revs up…
The “center” of attention

The “center” of attention

Tacko Fall is standing tall in the world of college basketball. Story: James Combs Opponents of the University of Central…
One Shining Moment

One Shining Moment

The last-second buzzer beaters. The unbelievable upsets. Tears rolling down the cheeks of seniors playing their final collegiate game. Yes,…
Down on the range

Down on the range

When it comes to indoor gun ranges, Franklin Dickinson is armed with innovation, imagination, and creativity. His Jacksonville-based company, Basics…
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