| May 2, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Where: Hodges Stadium, University of North Florida, Jacksonville
Schedule: Field events and running prelims, 9 a.m.; running finals, 4 p.m.
3A Buzz: Kissimmee Liberty, led by senior Marion "Markel'' Brown...
| 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...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, confessed on Facebook that while in high school he was a "zombie at 7:15 a.m." and would have appreciated if school started later. Citing research on teenagers and sleep -- information that has prompted some schools...
| May 5, 2014
| 7:58 AM
The Florida Legislative Session ended last week with no additional money allocated for financial incentives for the state's film and television industry.
The reaction from the industry: great disappointment.
In a statement, Sheena Fowler of the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:26 PM
SunRail, FCAT testing and Tallahassee politics will be topics for local public-affairs programs this weekend.
SunRail is explored by Greg Warmoth on "Central Florida Spotlight" at 12:30 p.m. Saturday on WFTV-Channel 9. His guests are Noranne Downs,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Two retired U.S. Army generals are to be in Tallahassee tomorrow, urging Florida's legislative leaders to stay the course on Common Core. At a Capitol press conference, they plan to argue the new academic standards will better prepare Florida students...
| 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.
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:08 PM
The Florida Association of Basketball Coaches (FABC) and Source Hoops present the 2013-2014 Class 3A 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...
| 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...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Central Florida school leaders fear the state is rushing to roll out FCAT's replacement and a new school grading system. They worry the result will be more schools with lousy grades next year and a public that doesn't understand why their neighborhood...
| 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...