Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Manatee

Mustangs State Semifinal softball game moved back

LAKEWOOD RANCH - Due to severe weather predicted in Vero Beach, the Lakewood Ranch softball State Semifinal game has been pushed to 4:05 on Tuesday,...

Bradenton Beach officials concerned “shadow government” operating in the city

BRADENTON BEACH- The City of Bradenton Beach is taking legal action against former advisory board members after they say a quote “shadow government” was...

New Passport Promotion

MANATEE COUNTY - The Cortez Explorer Passport promotion aims to boost exposure for local merchants. It's a pamphlet, designed to resemble a government passport. According to...

St. Stephen’s football team receives State Title rings

BRADENTON - The Saint Stephen's football team received their State Championship rings recently. The Falcons won their 2nd straight state title in the fall of 2017....

Manatee looking for continuity under Shakir

MANATEE - Last season was one of transition for the Manatee Hurricanes football team as their new head coach Yusuf Shakir took over the team...

Manatee emergency communications center wins international award

MANATEE COUNTY- Manatee County’s Emergency Communications Center is receiving international recognition. They won the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials Small Agency Award for Technology...

Dr. Diana Greene says Eddie Hundley’s recommendations were “false and inaccurate”

MANATEE COUNTY - Manatee County Superintendent Dr. Diana Greene said Eddie Hundley made "false and inaccurate" statements when he helped secure a new teaching...

Dr. Diana Greene a finalist for superintendent job in Duval County

MANATEE COUNTY - Manatee County Superintendent Dr. Diana Greene is one of the final three candidates in the job search for a new superintendent...

Raising money to help injured LL player

LAKEWOOD RANCH - There will be a silent auction this Saturday evening, May 19th, to help a 9–year–old Lakewood Ranch Little Leaguer named Landon Marazon....

Vern Buchanan impressed by local opioid reduction plan

BRADENTON - Manatee Memorial Hospital staff say they saw 33 opioid overdoses in just one shift in Winter 2016. They've implemented the ALTO program, which...