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Catching up with: Derek Gibree

Catching up with: Derek Gibree

CLEARWATER — During Derek Gibree’s junior season at Clearwater Central Catholic High School, the Marauders made it to the state semifinals before bowing out of the postseason.
Updated one month ago
Effort targets trafficking victims

Effort targets trafficking victims

CLEARWATER — The women typically are isolated, held hostage by fear and violence, moved frequently from place to place through an underground network of human trafficking.
Updated one month ago
Oldsmar breaks ground on zipline park

Oldsmar breaks ground on zipline park

OLDSMAR—The City of Oldsmar is quickly becoming a sporting hub, thanks to the recent construction of a $2 million BMX Supercross track, its 11 miles of interconnected bike and nature trails, and the mayor’s recent plea to relocate the R...
Updated one month ago
Dunedin hosts spring break tournament

Dunedin hosts spring break tournament

DUNEDIN—For nearly 50 years, Dunedin’s spring break baseball tournament has featured some of the best teams from Pinellas County as well as around the state, in a competitive, weeklong fight mostly for bragging rights.
Updated one month ago
Local stars shine at youth sports fundraising event

Local stars shine at youth sports fundraising event

SAND KEY — In a month with two big awards shows in the Grammys and the Oscars, it’s only fitting that Clearwater For Youth hosted its own star-studded gala.
Updated: 2 months ago
Children’s resale franchise comes to  Clearwater

Children’s resale franchise comes to Clearwater

CLEARWATER — While babies are quick to capture hearts, with their coos and tiny toes, they arrive with a bassinet load of expenses.
Updated: 2 months ago
Countryside sparkling early on baseball diamond

Countryside sparkling early on baseball diamond

SEMINOLE — For some high school baseball programs, a .500 record is considered a failure.
Updated: 2 months ago

Ides of March is Election Day

Beware the Ides of March.
Updated: 2 months ago
Ballpark expands its edible offerings

Ballpark expands its edible offerings

CLEARWATER — It’s not a stretch to say that concessions play an important role in the overall ballpark experience.
Updated: 2 months ago
Can you say ‘Oldsmar Rays’?

Can you say ‘Oldsmar Rays’?

OLDSMAR — The name “Oldsmar Rays” might not exactly roll off the tongue right now. But Mayor Doug Bevis thinks it has a nice ring to it.
Updated: 2 months ago