Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Manatee

Suncoast entrepreneur creates workout partner matching app

SARASOTA - Getting and staying active in the new year can be a lot easier with a workout partner. Sometimes finding that workout buddy...

Feel Good Friday: Manatee County Fair

PALMETTO - In this week's edition of "Feel Good Friday," SNN's Grant Boxleitner spends time at the 102nd Annual Manatee County Fair in Palmetto. The...

Manatee Co. School District’s financial management improving

MANATEE COUNTY - The Manatee County School District's financial management continues to improve. It's not yet where it should be however. Manatee had one significant deficiency...

South Florida Museum aquarium director dedicated to saving manatees

MANATEE COUNTY - The new aquarium director at the South Florida Museum is dedicated to saving manatees. Virginia Edmonds was a former caretaker at the Lowry...

Mustangs boys get better of Tornadoes hoopsters

SARASOTA - 13-1 Booker took on the Lakewood Ranch Mustangs, and they met at Lakewood Ranch High School Wednesday night. The Mustangs got off to...

SUV crashes into bee boxes

NORTH PORT- A car crashes into boxes of bees in North Port, leaving two people trapped in the car. The Herald-Tribune reports rescuers had to...

Gov. Scott praises Trump Administration’s reversal of drilling off Florida’s coast

BRADENTON - Governor Rick Scott praises the Trump administration decision to not drill off the Florida Coast. “There’s not going to be drilling off our coast...

2016 murder charges dropped against Palmetto man

MANATEE COUNTY - Murder charges are dropped against a Palmetto man in a March 2016 fatal shooting in what detectives say was a drug...

School bus malfunctions, covers students with chemicals

MANATEE COUNTY - The heating system of a bus carrying students to Nolan Middle School malfunctioned Tuesday, January 9, covering four students with chemicals. According to...

Manatee Co. School Board moves forward on financial oversight panel

MANATEE COUNTY - The Manatee County School Board moves forward on a financial oversight panel. Board Chairman Scott Hopes says getting more eyes on the district's...