| May 27, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Tony Atkins has been hired as the boys basketball coach at Tavares Liberty Christian Prep, the school announced Tuesday.
He also will serve as the upper school’s principal and athletic director.
Atkins has been the head coach of the Nike E1T1...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:09 PM
PITTSBURGH — Kyle Schwarber immediately headed to Boise to start his professional career after agreeing Wednesday to a $3.125 million bonus with the Cubs.
And manager Rick Renteria, a former first round pick of the Pirates who spent 10 seasons...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 5:23 AM
The Florida Association of Basketball Coaches (FABC) and Source Hoops present the 2013-2014 Class 2A all-state team. Players were selected based on in-person evaluations, all-area teams selected by media from around the state, and recognition from the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:24 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- A committee looking for a new president for Florida State University will now cast a net that extends beyond powerful state Sen. John Thrasher.
Ed Burr, chairman of the FSU Presidential Search Advisory Committee, said an outpouring of...
| May 20, 2014
| 2:00 PM
A former FSU president thinks the university's next president should be state Sen. John Thrasher, the Tallahasse Democrat is reporting. The paper said former president Sandy D'Alemberte has written a letter nominating Thrasher -- a powerful Republican...
| May 22, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The Sentinel readership area had no state softball champions this year and also had no players or coaches selected as the individual class finalists for the annual Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Softball and Softball coach of the year honors released...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:44 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida House on Friday passed a plan to force future sports stadium projects to jockey against each other when they come to the Legislature seeking taxpayer subsidies.
The bill, HB 7095, has immediate ramifications for $600...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Nick Gordon, who just finished his senior season at Olympia, was picked as the Florida Dairy Farmers Class 8A Player of the Year, it was announced Tuesday.
He was the only player or coach from the Sentinel area selected by a statewide panel of high...
| May 29, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Dade City Pasco defensive tackle Andrew Ivie committed to the University of Florida football program Thursday afternoon, following in his older brother Joey's footsteps.
Pasco head coach Tom McHugh confirmed Andrew's commitment and said the 6-foot-1,...
| May 8, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Alvin Forrester, 64, of Pompano Beach, claimed the May 2 Mega Money jackpot of $1.5 million at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
He chose the one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,157,521.02.
Forrester purchased his ticket at Food Plus Food...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter took to twitter Tuesday to express great concerns over the latest abortion restrictions moving through the Florida Legislature.
Ritter, a former member of the Florida House of Representatives, aimed some of her...