| May 15, 2014
| 8:31 PM
at JetBlue Park, Fort Myers
Ocala Trinity Catholic 3, Pensacola Catholic 1
Tallahassee North Florida Christian 6,
Orangewood Christian 3...
| May 30, 2014
| 8:23 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The phone call came on the eve of the season opener.
Gage Smith had been telling friends and family that he was going to finally see action as a pitcher for Florida State. Growing up in Tallahassee, it was all he ever wanted.
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Commercials for electronic cigarettes have become so ubiquitous that millions of American teens have seen them since 2012, a new study says.
About 4 out of 5 of the TV ads seen by these young viewers were for blu eCigs, a brand that was purchased by...
| 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...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:51 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida's gubernatorial showdown is already a two-horse race in the eyes of many.
But Democratic former state Sen. Nan Rich of Weston made it clear Tuesday she isn't giving Charlie Crist a free pass to her party's nomination.
| May 6, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Gordon Stein, 60, of Boca Raton, claimed a $500,000 prize in the Gold Rush Tripler Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
Stein purchased his winning ticket at Cumberland, located at 23077 State Road 7 in Boca Raton. Stein...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Central Florida often ranks as the nation's riskiest area for pedestrians, but at least one group says Orlando does better when it comes to bicyclists.
This year, Orlando made a list of 11 bike-friendly communities in Florida, which moved to 28th from...
| 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...
| May 18, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Charlotte J. "Jean" Vieta, a former laboratory assistant who later earned a law degree, died May 5 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, at her Monkton home. She was 66.
The daughter of William Purdum, an...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Frustration over continued mass shootings prompted Palm Beach County Commissioner Shelley Vana Tuesday to take aim at the National Rifle Association and its opposition to Florida gun control measures.
She criticized Florida lawmakers for this year...
| 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...