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2 Tarpon High Color Guard members named All-Americans

2 Tarpon High Color Guard members named All-Americans

Seniors presented with honor last Friday
Updated: 6 hours ago
Sheriff’s ranks swelling; PHFR vet retires

Sheriff’s ranks swelling; PHFR vet retires

Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri welcomed 38 new deputies to his ranks during a swearing-in ceremony last Friday at the sheriff’s administration building in Largo.
Updated: 10 hours ago

Progress made on road near Tarpon water plant

TARPON SPRINGS — The city took another step toward finally connecting a segmented roadway north of the Anclote River.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Deputies cleared in Dunedin fatal shooting

Deputies cleared in Dunedin fatal shooting

ST. PETERSBURG — Two Pinellas County deputies placed on leave after firing their weapons, resulting in a death, have been cleared to return to duty.
Updated: 14 hours ago

Judge gives killer teen chance of parole

ST. PETERSBURG — A Pinellas County circuit judge faced with conflicting legal precedents today sentenced a teenager convicted of first-degree murder to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 25 years....
Published: 11/25/14
Seinfeld to perform two nights in St. Pete

Seinfeld to perform two nights in St. Pete

Start ironing your puffy shirts for a night out at the theater. Jerry Seinfeld is coming to downtown St. Petersburg to perform stand-up this spring.
Published: 11/25/14
Oldsmar man gets 17 years for attempting to produce child porn

Oldsmar man gets 17 years for attempting to produce child porn

An Oldsmar man was sentenced in federal court today to 17 years and six months in prison for an attempt at producing child pornography, according to a news release from the U.S. attorney’s office
Published: 11/25/14

Poll: Sales tax sank Greenlight plan

ST. PETERSBURG — The crushing 24 percentage point defeat of the Greenlight Pinellas referendum was a major setback for transit advocates and local leaders who backed the plan.
Published: 11/21/14
Advocates for children discuss how to help them cope

Advocates for children discuss how to help them cope

SEMINOLE — Children in the United States are showing up to school Monday mornings already hungry and tired before getting the chance to open a notebook. While food shortages affect 144,000 people in Pinellas County, children are among the most...
Published: 11/21/14
Tarpon woman wins $3 million from scratch-off ticket

Tarpon woman wins $3 million from scratch-off ticket

A Tarpon Springs woman has claimed the $3 million top prize in the Florida Lottery’s Gold Rush scratch-off game.
Published: 11/20/14

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