The Hurricanes are aiming for a third straight state title in the event. Cedrick Waters, Javarius Pollock, Tarique Milton and Keyon Fordham comprised Saturday's lineup at the Class 4A-Region 2 meet at Lakeland's George Jenkins High. Video by Jason Dill.
A rally held Saturday afternoon at the roundabout at 53rd Avenue West and 75th Street West saw more than 100 people voice their opposition to proposed development Aqua by the Bay. Many there were concerned about the environmental impact the development would have on the area.
Bottlenose dolphins share our coastal waters. This means people can easily view them in the wild, but it also puts dolphins at risk of human-caused injuries or death. Watch this video to learn how to protect wild dolphins while viewing them.
President Trump addressed the National Rifle Association (NRA) convention on Friday. He’s the first president to do so in more than 30 years. “The eight-year assault on your second amendment freedoms has come to a crashing end,” Trump said.
Captain Kathe Fannon, of Captain Kathe and First Mate Pup-Pup Charters, said the proposed Aqua by the Bay development from Medallion Home could end up destroying the last pristine mangrove shoreline on Sarasota Bay. The Manatee County Board of County Commissioners will hear a staff report on the project on May 4.
Selah Freedom president and CEO Elizabeth Fisher talks about the first Manatee County woman who has signed a contract with a circuit court judge to avoid a jail sentence and complete a program to help her get out of sex trafficking.
From a presidential call from the Oval Office with a record-breaking American Astronaut to announcing the discovery of Earth-sized planets outside our solar system, NASA's been busy during the first 100 days of President Trump’s term.