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Newton sixth in pole vault; Fulk wins two more state titles

Newton sixth in pole vault; Fulk wins two more state titles

Khiara Newton matched her personal-best in the pole vault at the 3A state track meet Saturday morning at the IMG Academy in Bradenton and finished sixth in the event for the second consecutive season. Newton cleared 10-feet-6-inches as she wrapped up her sophomore year with another impressive performance. Freshman Abigail Olson out Merritt Island won […]

Fitness and fun part of Senior Games success

Fitness and fun part of Senior Games success

Staying active as you age can be a challenge but the Senior Games of Pensacola provides an opportunity for those 50 and older to get exercise and have fun at the same time. The 25th edition of the event, which is sponsored by Humana, kicks off in early September and takes place over a two-week […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for April 7

Five Things to Know in Florida for April 7

FLORIDA MAN WITH FLORIDA TATTOO CHARGED WITH BURGLARY Johnathan Hewett has a map of Florida tattooed on his left forehead and temple. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said Hewett is seen on surveillance video prying open the door of a home last month. Officials say he took a gun and two watches. MAN AT […]

No criminal charges in fatal 98 crash

No criminal charges in fatal 98 crash

The Florida Highway Patrol reported March 18 that no criminal charges are being filed in a seven-vehicle fatal accident that occurred June 13, 2013, at Cody Avenue and Highway 98. Two Bradenton, Fla. residents, 66-year-old Kurt Graetzer and 63-year-old Pamela Graetzer died from injuries sustained in the crash. According to a press release from the […]