| Oct 18, 2012
Paul Tough and Jeff Nelson
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How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
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| Oct 24, 2012
Jeff Nelson for Mayor of Southwest Ranches
Two energetic and qualified candidates are running for mayor in Southwest Ranches. Jeff Nelson, 55, has occupied the position for the last four years. Before that, he served a term on the Town Council....
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Be prepared for Election Day with poll locations, our candidate endorsements and a guide to the amendments!
SUN SENTINEL ENDORSEMENTS
Mitt Romney (R)
Bill Nelson (D)
District 20: Alcee Hastings (D)
| Mar 25, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Corona del Mar High quarterback Cayman Carter, Newport Harbor tailback Talalelei Teaupa and Estancia running back Robert Murtha highlight three of 17 seniors from Newport-Mesa Unified School District schools nominated to play in the 54th Brea Lions Club...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:41 PM
All his life, Ricky Walker wanted to tell people he was from Pittsburgh. His parents were, and his brother was born there. Western Pennsylvania Football. Steeler Country.
Instead, Walker was born at Mary Immaculate in Newport News. Oh well … he...
| Sep 22, 2012
Twenty-three months and five surgeries later, the pain remains. There are days he can be up and about, but there are days when the leg just won't take it. For Jeff Nelson, whose coaching career was put on hold by the most horrific sideline accident ever...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 6:40 AM
STATE COLLEGE, Penn. -- Penn State will have to return all of the football trophies they won during a 14-year span as a result of sanctions handed down by the National Collegiate Athletic Association for school's role in the Jerry Sandusky child sexual...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Joe Paterno's weekly news conference has been called off amid a media frenzy: Reporters want answers about what the legendary coach knew about the unfolding child sex abuse scandal engulfing the Penn State program....
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Penn State on Tuesday disputed two reports regarding its head-coaching vacancy, though, curiously, only specific parts of them. Jeff Nelson, Penn State's associate athletic director for communications, noted in a pair of tweets Tuesday that reports of a...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 9:23 PM
Joe Paterno tonight released a statement congratulating Bill O'Brien becoming Penn State's next head football coach. And Jeff Nelson, Penn State's sports information director for football, made O'Brien's hiring official by tweeting at 9:44 p.m. that O'...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Seven Penn State players have been invited to the annual NFL Draft Combine in Indianapolis later this month, according to Penn State's Jeff Nelson. Invited are defensive linemen Devon Still and Jack Crawford, dfefensive backs D'Anton Lynn and Chaz Powell,...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 2:19 PM
The numbers Bethel tailback Sam Bennett is putting up this season are surprising even him. Going into tonight's game against Hampton, he's second in the Peninsula District in rushing yards (883, or 147 per game) and touchdowns (12).
This from a kid who...