teens

West goes extra mile with random act of kindness

West goes extra mile with random act of kindness

Navarre High School student Savannah West wanted to go the extra mile during Love is Louder Week, a week started in 2010 that highlights the fact that love and support is more powerful than external and internal voices that cause pain and feelings of hopelessness. So the junior started writing down positive messages on hearts […]

Navarre High School teen helps lead the way against tobacco

Navarre High School teen helps lead the way against tobacco

Students Working Against Tobacco, the statewide youth-led movement, announced the names of its new Youth Advocacy Board members. Andreas Bergmann from Navarre High School was elected to be one of three regional representatives on the board. He has also been elected as Regional Task Manager, where he will be the liaison of the statewide YAB […]

5 Things to Know in Florida for March 16

5 Things to Know in Florida for March 16

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. EX-MIAMI PITCHING COACH TO PLEAD GUILTY IN STEROID PROBE A former University of Miami pitching coach is scheduled to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges for his role in the baseball steroids scandal centered at a South Florida clinic. The […]

NHS students simulate texting while driving

NHS students simulate texting while driving

Thirteen percent of 18- to 20-year-olds who were involved in an automobile crash admitted they were sending or receiving text messages, according to the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute. The institute also found text messaging increased the risk for crashes by 23 percent. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 3,328 people were […]

2 teens arrested for torturing tortoise

2 teens arrested for torturing tortoise

Officers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) arrested two Jacksonville-area teenagers Friday on charges of torturing a gopher tortoise. Danielle Susan Dionne, 15, and Jennifer Emoke Greene, 18, have been arrested on charges of felony cruelty to animals, a third-degree felony, and taking, harassing, harming or killing a gopher tortoise, a second-degree misdemeanor. […]