| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:45 AM
A female snowy owl strayed from its usual territory in the Arctic to visit Florida, making it the third bird of its kind to ever be spotted in the Sunshine State, The Florida Times-Union reports.
Visitors have been flocking to Little Talbot Island...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Broward and Palm Beach counties rule the state rankings in Class 7A and 5A in boys basketball.
The latest Florida Association of Basketball Coaches-Source Hoops boys state polls were released Tuesday, and Broward and Palm boast four of the top six teams...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:51 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida bicyclists this year may achieve their dream: a safe, nature-lined bicycle trail connecting the state's coastlines.
State policymakers are lining up behind a $50 million plan to tie together biking trails throughout Central...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:52 AM
It's not Pi Day, but it's 11-12-13. That's got to count for something.
We only get one more of these, people. That would be 12-13-14 next year. After that, it's all downhill.
And in some ways, we've already crested since last year on Dec. 12, 2012...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Jeremy Pruitt might have a black mark beside his name for some Florida State fans after the defensive coordinator left the Seminoles on Tuesday for a similar position at Georgia.
That's not the case for 2014 FSU commit Blake McClain, a defensive end...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:54 AM
Thomas Holley, defensive tackle from Lincoln High in Brooklyn, N.Y. , has apparently flipped his commitment from Penn State to the University of Florida.
Mike Farrell, national analyst for Rivals.com, is reporting that Holley has made the decision. It...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:14 AM
For every two new marriages recorded in a given year, there is one divorce, according to Patheos.com. Florida also happens to be home to the divorce capital of America—Panama City. It’s a little known fact, but Florida contains three...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 11:12 AM
John Legend, the nine-time Grammy winner and piano-playing pal of Kanye West, will perform at The Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News on June 7, concert promoters announced today. Tickets go on sale to the general public 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3....
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The 72-year-old man who went on a deadly shooting rampage in North Florida, killing three people, including himself, left what sheriff’s officials are calling a “suicide note” that shows the rampage was “calculated.”
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:30 AM
In Sam Cooke's classic 1959 hit "Wonderful World," the lyrics downplayed formal learning with lines like, "Don't know much about history ... Don't know much about geography."
Over a half-century after Cooke wrote that lighthearted song, such ignorance is...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:17 AM
If you can’t make it to Sun Life Stadium on Aug. 31 to watch traditional South Florida football powers St. Thomas Aquinas and Miami Northwestern square off, you can still watch the game from your couch.
The 7:30 p.m. game will be televised on...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:40 AM
In the ’70s, the Allman Brothers got branded with the Southern Rock iron — the arguably unfortunate subgenre of music they created — by a callous music industry indifferent to subtlety, even if their own music sounded nothing like the...