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St. Petersburg High School principal speaks  WTSP.com

St. Petersburg High School principal Darlene Lebo speaks on being named the 10News School of the Week powered by Duke Energy Florida.



Pasco school news for March 1  Tampa Bay Times

March 15: End of third quarter. March 16-24: Spring break. March 25: Teacher planning day. No school for students. April 2: Report cards. April 19: No school.



St. Pete drama teacher made an impact at a critical stage for his students  Tampa Bay Times

Standing backstage, Becca McCoy started to sing. It was the 13-year-old's call back audition for St. Pete High's 1993 spring production of Fiddler on the Roof.



St. Petersburg HS named the 10News School of the Week powered by Duke Energy Florida  WTSP.com

It's our favorite part of the week! Friday leads us into the weekend, but it's also when we showcase our 10News School of the Week powered by Duke Energy ...



Dixie Hollins High School student arrested for threatening mass shooting after not winning award  WFLA

A student was arrested for making threats regarding a mass shooting at a St. Petersburg high school on Tuesday.



St. Petersburg High School named the 10News School of the Week powered by Duke Energy Florida  WTSP.com

The students, faculty and staff at St. Petersburg High School are the 30th 10News School of the Week powered by Duke Energy Florida for the 2017-18 school ...



St. Petersburg To Hire Armed Security For Elementary Schools  WUSF News

St. Petersburg will not take 29 police officers off the street and place them in elementary schools. The city – following suit with Hillsborough and.



Meet the top public high school grads in Pinellas County for 2018  Tampabay.com

After four years of classes, tests and extracurriculars, we gave the top graduates at Pinellas County's public high schools one more assignment: Write a ...



St. Pete High graduate dies while reporting on flooding in North Carolina  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — A television news reporter from St. Petersburg and a photographer were killed in North Carolina on Monday when a tree fell on their ...



Epilogue: Erin Kitzinger, filmmaker and yogi, remembered for caring spirit  Tampa Bay Times

ST.PETERSBURG — Erin Kitzinger, a filmmaker and yoga instructor, always marched to the beat of her own drum. “Even from an early age she never followed ...



St. Petersburg High School history in the making –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – In the 119-year history of St. Petersburg High School, no African American has ever been the ...



St. Petersburg will no longer put officers in elementary schools  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — Mayor Rick Kriseman announced Tuesday morning that the city has reversed course on its school security plan and will no longer take ...



Pinellas County Schools names Teacher of the Year finalists  Tampa Bay Newspapers

LARGO – Pinellas County School District has named the top 10 finalists for 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year award. The finalists were notified via surprise ...



Vicious fight caught on camera at St. Petersburg High raising concerns  ABC Action News - Tampa Bay

Video of vicious fight inside St. Petersburg High shows two female students fighting, screaming and getting egged on by classmates.



Hurricane 2018: I took shelter from Irma. Here's what I learned.  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — Say you're like me. You're as Floridian as they come. You grew up tracking hurricanes, stocking up on non-perishables (Parmalat, Vienna ...



New St. Petersburg co-working group targets local women in business  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — There's no shortage of co-working spaces in the Tampa Bay area. But local entrepreneurs Maghan Morin and Jeanine Suah saw a gap in ...



A hall of fame night to remember –  Weekly Challenger

By Dexter McCree, Feature Writer. ST. PETERSBURG — A packed crowd filled the St. Petersburg High School gymnasium last Friday as the Green Devils ...



St. Pete says 'no' to providing more officers for schools  Bay News 9

The city joins a growing list of municipalities unwilling to provide more school resource officers to the Pinellas County School District.



Today: Area high school students to join national walkout in memory of Columbine  Tampabay.com

High school students from both sides of Tampa Bay will commemorate the anniversary of the Columbine High School shootings on Friday, although in very ...



From truckers to CEOs, here's what Tampa Bay earns  Tampabay.com

How much do you make? Turns out, that's a very intimate question, tied up in identity, self-worth and a whiff of secrecy. We know the broad numbers.



St. Petersburg High senior hit, killed by cars on Gulf Boulevard  Tampabay.com

Patrick McLean, a funny, polite kid looking ahead to college, died on Gulf Boulevard.



A day at the movies, inspired by real-life and a good friend  Tampabay.com

Connor Carlisle wanted to design an invitation, something special, and he asked Sarah Reed for help. Reed is one of Connor's teachers at St. Petersburg High ...



Tai Strickland brings a new threat to St. Pete’s attack  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — Tai Strickland can wrap a basketball around his body at warp speed before deciding whether to go to the basket or pass to a teammate.



Cute photo alert: 2-year-old schools football players at St. Petersburg High School practice  Tampabay.com

Sophie Rosendale, 2, front, warms up with offensive lineman during practice at St. Petersburg High School, Wednesday, 7/24/17, in St. Petersburg, FL.



Pinellas County athletic director Al Bennett well-versed in new gig  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — For more than a decade, Al Bennett watched nearly every athletic event at St. Petersburg High School, often racing from the gymnasium to ...



Class of 2017: Meet the valedictorians and salutatorians for Pinellas public high schools  Tampabay.com

As the top graduates from Pinellas County's public high schools finished their classes and prepared for exams this spring, we asked them to reflect on the last ...



Epilogue: The Divine Miss Em - loud, proud and Broadway-bound  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG – You could never sing solo, when Emma Couture was around. Even if you were humming softly to yourself, she would jump in and belt ...



Students shine at Walker's Rising Star Scholarship Competition  Tampa Bay Newspapers

ST. PETERSBURG – After an amazing display of talent, The Pinellas Education Foundation is proud to announce the winners in the 15th annual Walker's Rising ...



Local chapter of Phi Beta Sigma introduces newest members to the community –  Weekly Challenger

ST. PETERSBURG — The Delta Omicron Sigma chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. presented two new brothers to St. Pete on Feb. 10 amid an overflow ...



Chief Says Murders Of Retired Clearwater Couple Hard To Fathom  Clearwater, FL Patch

Chief Says Retired Couple Were Targeted By Killer - Clearwater, FL - "To them, it was about enjoying life every moment," said the victims' daughter.



City pressures owner of historic former YMCA to make repairs  Tampabay.com

Times Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG — Nick Ekonomou, the developer who went into pitched battle to buy the former YMCA building, has fallen behind in his ...



Traffic Inbox School zone speed limits in summer  Bay News 9

Does the school zone speed limit apply during summer when school is out?



St. Petersburg’s Midtown to get gas station, convenience store and soul food restaurant  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — Former mayoral candidate and Midtown resident Deveron Gibbons says he has long dreamed of seeing businesses and services other ...



St. Petersburg High Class of 1944 recalls D-day on 70th anniversary  Tampabay.com

Those who finished St. Petersburg High on the eve of D-day to reunite.



A life of service –  Weekly Challenger

BY Dexter McCree, Feature Writer. TAMPA — Leon Paige is the kind of guy who sort of reminds you of your father, or the men of old who had unique skills and ...



Reuse, rebuild, repurpose: St. Pete historic buildings get new leases on life  83degreesmedia

Developers in St. Petersburg increasingly look to old buildings to create new spaces, including apartments, shops and workplaces.



Sorority Beautillion Militaire Scholarship Gala –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – “Excitement fills the Coliseum as we anxiously await the royal celebration,” exclaimed Nevida ...



HomeTeam 25: Boys basketball rankings for Tampa Bay  Tampabay.com

1. Countryside (17-5). This week: Wednesday vs. Clearwater. The buzz: The Cougars vault to the top spot after an impressive showing over a five-day span.



Everything you need to know to party at St. Pete Pride  Tampabay.com

Now in its 15th year, the St. Pete Pride celebration will draw 200,000 people to a new parade route Saturday along downtown's scenic waterfront. It has grown ...



St. Petersburg High to dedicate building to Vyrle Davis  Tampabay.com

The spirit of a principal who invested in students and the school will live on at the media building.



Thanks to YouTube, St. Petersburg High math teacher has students in 100 countries  Tampabay.com

A student in Australia says math teacher Rob Tarrou is "smart, humble and helpful." • A student in Sweden tells him "you help more people than you ever ...



Meet the 2016 top grads for Pinellas County public schools  Tampabay.com

With graduation season upon us, we asked the top graduates from Pinellas County's public schools to reflect on what they got out of high school, to think about ...



Alarming amount of car crashes outside schools  ABC Action News

Are your kids safe walking to school or even getting off the bus near school? A Florida law firm dug through the FL Department of Motor Vehicle records to find ...



Dixie Hollins High School copes with aftermath of campus rape allegation  Tampabay.com

A senior and a freshman are accused in the attack at a St. Petersburg high school that had improved its reputation.



2018 AKA AKAdemy Showcase/Awards program –  Weekly Challenger

BY VERONICA BURGE, Contributor. ST. PETERSBURG – The Youth Development Foundation (YDF) of Pinellas County, Inc. in partnership with Alpha Kappa ...



Honoring the legacy of Cleveland Johnson, Jr. –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – Fifty years of local African-American life was celebrated last Friday night at The Weekly Challenger's ...



Ethics Bowl does not qualify for nationals – The Crow's Nest  The Crow's Nest

By Michael Moore Jr. Should a professor be allowed to wear blackface at a Halloween party in order to teach her students about cultural appropriation? This is a ...



Pinellas County Schools Enlist Rock Band To Teach Kids About Money  WUSF News

If you're giving a PowerPoint presentation to hundreds of teenagers and the focus is financial literacy, you might want to consider booking a rock band as.



Surgeon was perennial president of St. Pete High's Class of '44  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — The hospitals needed him, a perfectionist who inspired his staffs to snap to attention. Civic organizations needed him, a fastidious planner, ...



Mega Entrepreneur, TV Host and Celebrity Health and Fitness Expert, Forbes Riley, Voted One of the Most Powerful Women in Tampa Bay  PR Web

St Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) October 19, 2018 -- In an age where women are truly rising to power and choosing not to play small; TV Celebrity, Motivational.



Tampa Bay law enforcement may consider SRO changes after shooting  ABC Action News

The Parkland, FL school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has local law enforcement officers considering changes to better protect your ...



A coach's dream –  Weekly Challenger

BY DEXTER MCCREE, Feature Writer. ST. PETERSBURG –The final weeks of football season are exciting times for fans all across the globe. Former ...



After Irma, USDA grants free school meals for Tampa Bay area students  Tampabay.com

Schools have had to tweak and improvise menus because many schools also served as shelters during the hurricane and provided meals to evacuees, cutting ...



2017 AKA AKAdemy Showcase –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – The Youth Development Foundation (YDF) of the Zeta Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa ...



UF offers high-schoolers lab time  Gainesville Sun

UF's Student Summer Training Program allows rising seniors in high school to work alongside researchers in various labs. Of all the things 17-year-old Kelly ...



Willard “Bill” Pilcher Reynolds | Obituaries | dundalkeagle.com  Dundalk Eagle

On July 5, 2018, Willard Reynolds passed away peacefully at his home in Jarrettsville, MD. Born August 11, 1920, Mr. Reynolds grew up in St. Petersburg, FL, ...



The Inaugural Vyrle Davis Student Achievement Awards –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – A giant among men, Vyrle Davis was a passionate advocate for education. With his retirement from ...



Ray Neri, persistent and honest 'Mayor of Lealman,' dies at 79  Tampabay.com

Lealman isn't a city, but it had a mayor. There is no city hall, but there is a Denny's where Pinellas County officials would gather at a booth to strategize how to ...



Tampa Bay area high schools ranked by SAT scores  Tampa Bay Business Journal

In 2016, more than 22,000 students at public high schools in the Tampa Bay took the SATs. Mean scores for each school were obtained from the State of Florida ...



McDonald's assault survivor speaks out: 'If I didn't do anything, who would have?'  TheGrio

Yasmine James has endured disrespect as a McDonald's cashier in St. Petersburg, but what happened to her this week has escalated to the point of no return.



St. Petersburg family mourns girl, 15, who drowned with two other teens in stolen car  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — Laniya Miller came here two years ago for a *fresh* start. The teenager had been living with her father in Wisconsin, where she was born ...



Pinellas County Evacuation: Mandatory for Level A, Level B, drawbridges will be locked down  WFLA

Mandatory evacuations have been expanded to all residents and businesses in Level B and are already underway for people living in Level A in Pinellas ...



Three teenage girls dead after stolen car plunges into St. Petersburg pond  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — Three teenage girls asked a stranger for a ride to Childs Park. But before they were dropped off, the driver stopped at a Walmart at 22nd ...



Cohort of Champions program hits the ground running –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – The first meeting of the Cohort of Champions program got underway Saturday, March 25 at the ...



St. Petersburg Pier welcomes visitors for the last time  Tampabay.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: Today is the last day the inverted pyramid at the end of the St. Petersburg Pier will be open to visitors. We're chronicling the iconic building's ...



St. Petersburg boys basketball team bids to return to state semifinals  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG. After making a surprise run to the state semifinals last season, St. Petersburg High's boys basketball team was poised to make a return trip, ...



Felony Charges for St. Pete High Student Accused of Making Threats  Patch.com

St. Pete, FL - Breaking: A 14-year-old St. Petersburg boy is accused of threatening to shoot students who were not wearing red, according to police.



Rev. Claude S. Williams: Quintessential spirit of his generation goes home –  Weekly Challenger

BY ALLEN A. BUCHANAN, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG –Just imagine your wife or husband pulling up to a hospital in a cab. Not just any cab mind you, ...



Will Packer, native son of St. Pete, becomes Hollywood powerhouse  Tampabay.com

Producer Will Packer, a St. Petersburg High grad, is having a big box-office year.



Orange Blossom catering owner passes the torch  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — The last supper was beef brisket cooked for 12 hours. "It was like butter," said Ed Shamas, former owner of Orange Blossom Catering.



Class of 1973 Reunion birthday bash –  Weekly Challenger

BY ALLEN A. BUCHANAN, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – Last Sat., Aug 1, the historic Manhattan Casino saw many members of The Progressive Class of ...



St. Petersburg gives the former Scene nightclub six months to stay clean of drugs, crime  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — Despite attempts by the city to close the former Scene Premium Nightclub, a new owner has been given a chance to keep the doors open.



Birthday Bash raises $40,000 in scholarship money  Tampabay.com

05.17.2014. Nearly 200 people gathered at the St. Petersburg Country Club to raise scholarship money as a tribute to the late Jim Fischer and Skip Carr.



12th annual Footprints Service and Scholarship Awards program –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBURG – The 12th annual Footprints *Service* and Scholarship Awards breakfast got underway Saturday, ...



Daughter of St. Petersburg assistant police chief dies in Afghanistan  Tampabay.com

She appears to be the first Tampa Bay woman to die in Afghanistan.



Pinellas County's public school valedictorians and salutatorians for 2012  Tampabay.com

We asked Pinellas County's top graduates to answer these questions: LEARNING: Name one thing you didn't expect to learn. Influenced by: Name one person ...



Accepting applications for The Brittany Bria Gordon Excellence In Achievement Award –  Weekly Challenger

Deadline: Postmarked on or before Friday December 18, 2015. Purpose: This award, given in honor of fallen soldier Brittany Bria Gordon, and funded by the ...



John Hopkins dance teacher finds purpose in helping children  Tampabay.com

He grew up dancing to get away from his problems, and now he shares it with kids.



Is NASA prepping a 17 year old to become first human on Mars? | PunditFact  PolitiFact

A headline from a website called Scicademy says that NASA is "prepping" a 17-year-old "to become the first human on Mars," but NASA says it has no official ...



Red Brick Church in St. Petersburg focuses on salvation from addiction  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG. Empty coffee cans on picnic tables near the doors of the Red Brick Church stand ready to catch cigarette butts. At the church with a mission ...



For 31 kids, this is what it's like to go to resegregated schools  Tampabay.com

Inside five of the worst schools in Florida, children tell a story of fear, failing and a certainty that something better must be out there.



X singer Exene Cervenka reflects on growing up in St. Petersburg, her band's legacy  Tampabay.com

Singer Exene Cervenka reflects on growing up here, the punk band's legacy and why people should see them while they can.



Haitians in Tampa Bay area react to Trump's slur:  Tampabay.com

Fadia Richardson had just finished dinner Thursday when she sat down to watch the news and saw a report she didn't want to believe. In an Oval Office meeting ...



Lutheran Church of the Cross Day School in Shore Acres is expanding again  Tampabay.com

ST. PETERSBURG — In a little more than four decades, Lutheran Church of the Cross Day School has emerged from a small neighborhood preschool to a ...



Outback Bowl chooses Bay area IP lawyer as new chairman  Tampa Bay Business Journal

The Outback Bowl has elected a new chairman of the board for its 2018-19 season, giving the nod to Todd Timmerman, a partner in the intellectual property ...



The 13th Annual Walker's Rising Stars Scholarship Competition –  Weekly Challenger

ST. PETERSBURG – After an amazing display of talent, The Pinellas Education Foundation is proud to announce the winners in The 13th Annual Walker's ...



Hurricane Irma: Shelter locations  ABC Action News

List of shelters open in the Bay Area for Hurricane Irma.



Who is Charlie Crist? The answer is complicated  Tampabay.com

Charlie Crist stood on one side of the pool, and almost all of the rest of the people stood on the other, the glittery Florida portrait between them. The former ...



St. Petersburg man pleads guilty in DUI crash that killed four  Tampabay.com

Demetrius Jordan stood up in court on Tuesday and admitted he was driving drunk when he smashed into a car in 2010 in St. Petersburg, killing an Orlando ...



County-by-county evacuations and shelters across Tampa Bay  WTSP 10 News

TAMPA BAY -- Evacuation notices are coming down in advance of Hurricane Irma to the Florida coast. This page will be updated in the days and hours leading ...



For Iraq veteran, graduation day at USFSP marks the end of a long journey  Tampabay.com

He persevered through 10-plus years, thousands of miles and the loss of his eyesight. On Sunday, he'll graduate from USF St. Petersburg.



The pleasures of couchsurfing  Tampabay.com

Sometimes when I tell people I couchsurf, they think it's a sport. When I tell them what couchsurfing actually is, they think I'm a lunatic for doing it. In fact ...



Sons of the King! –  Weekly Challenger

BY Dexter L. McCree, Feature Writer. ST. PETERSBURG — Approximately 200 people showed up in support of “Sons of the King” youth worship *service* held ...



2017 Essence of Ebony Pearls Debutante Cotillion –  Weekly Challenger

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer. ST. PETERSBERG – A hush came over the room as 25 beautiful young ladies dressed in all white entered into the ...



Largo High becomes county's third IB World School  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Up until recently, students entered into the International Baccalaureate program at Largo High School on faith alone.



Kerry Sheridan  WUSF News

Kerry Sheridan is a reporter and co-host of All Things Considered at WUSF Public Media. Prior to joining WUSF, she covered international news, health,



Holiday events fill December calendars | Local News  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Tis the season, and around Pinellas calendars are filling quickly with a variety of special holiday events, including the following.



America's Auction Network fills niche as eBay of TV  Tampabay.com

America's Auction Network fills a niche as the eBay of TV, and business is booming.



The Buzz: Obama staying out of Crist's bid for House seat  Tampabay.com

Charlie Crist was the only prominent Republican to vocally embrace President Barack Obama's economic stimulus package in 2009. In 2012 the ...



Habitat ReStore Relocates to Clearwater  Patch.com

Largo, FL - Habitat Restore moved from it's St. Pete location to a larger 20000 square-feet facility in Clearwater.



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