| Aug 30, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Athletes have long known about the benefits of running in sand. But running in thick, black muck? While chasing rabbits as they dart and weave?
That's a south-central Florida thing — specifically in the towns of Belle Glade and Pahokee, where...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 8:50 PM
Growing up in bleak surroundings in South Florida, Ravens defensive end Pernell McPhee learned long ago that life can be cruelly snatched away, bright light suddenly replaced by darkness.
Although the newly minted Super Bowl-winning defensive lineman...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Will Likely bypassed second-semester high school senioritis in favor of a head start on his 2013 college classmates by enrolling at Maryland last month. The transition from Belle Glade, Fla., to College Park has been smooth so far for the four-star...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:28 PM
Editor's note: This is the third in a series of profiles on Ravens draft picks whose first months as professionals have been disrupted by the NFL lockout. Coming next Sunday, Tyrod Taylor.
When Pernell McPhee arrived on campus at Itawamba Community...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Miss Annie caught and released nine sailfish Friday and eight Saturday for a total of 17 to win the Operation Sailfish tournament out of Sailfish Marina in Palm Beach Shores.
Miss Annie, which won $165,220, began the final day in fourth place, one...
| Dec 16, 2013
It appears the Farm Bill Conference Committee is struggling to reach a final agreement. I am saddened by this impasse because as a rancher who takes pride in land stewardship I have firsthand experience with Farm Bill programs administered through the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Dec. 13-14: The second annual Operation Sailfish tournament out of Sailfish Marina in Palm Beach Shores. Entry fee for the first event in the Quest for the Crest Sailfish Series is $4,500 per boat. Kickoff party is 6 p.m. Dec. 11 at the Buccaneer. Visit...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Sailfish tournament: The second annual Operation Sailfish tournament is Dec. 13-14 out of Sailfish Marina in Palm Beach Shores. Visit operationsailfish.com or call 954-725-4010.
Hunter safety: The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has a...
| Dec 11, 2013
As members of the Farm Bill Conference Committee in Congress negotiate, it is critical they understand how important the conservation programs contained in the bill are to Florida's farmers and citizens.
As the executive director of the Florida...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
A proposed pipeline that would carry natural gas from Alabama to just south of Orlando will be the subject of several public meetings in Central Florida during the coming week.
The state's biggest electric utility, Florida Power & Light Co., wants to...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 11:44 AM
James Sloan and Bruce Swain won the season-ending King of the Glades club tournament Sunday on the Lake Ida chain of lakes and Mike Lendl was the angler of the year.
Sloan and Swain caught two peacock bass and three largemouth bass weighing a total of...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Jeff Berardelli is no stranger to severe weather. After all, he's been a meteorologist at the CBS affiliates in Fort Lauderdale-Miami (WFOR-Ch. 4) and New York City (WCBS-Ch. 2), where he's forecasted hurricanes, blizzards and storms.
Now he's brought...