| Feb 10, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Pairings for tonight’s boys basketball quarterfinals in regions involving area schools (admission $7):
Class 8A, Region 1
Hagerty (22-5) at Jacksonville Sandalwood (23-4)
Jacksonville Mandarin (10-15) at DeLand (21-7)
Dr. Phillips (19-8)...
| Feb 15, 2013
Second of two parts.
What does it mean to be gay in Lake County schools today?
It means having a ton of friends at Eustis High School and being elected to the student council.
It means being spit on in the hallways of Carver Middle School in...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 8:09 PM
The schedule for Tuesday’s Feb. 19 boys basketball region semifinals. Games start at 7 p.m.:
Class 8A, Region 1
Hagerty (23-5) at DeLand (22-7)
Dr. Phillips (20-8) at Wekiva (15-12)
Class 8A, Region 2
Orlando University (16-11) at Port St....
| Jan 30, 2013
Clearly, Jim Duncan's mother raised him to be polite.
During a meeting in which residents of The Villages railed about Sumter Electric Cooperative's plan to install smart meters — they're a plot by the United Nations, you know — the chief...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 3:55 PM
He was just here, but now he's back: Luke Bryan, who performed in South Florida earlier this month, will headline the 28th annual 99.9 Kiss Country Chili Cookoff Sunday at C.B. Smith Park in Pembroke Pines.
Bryan highlighted the Bud Light Championship...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Leesburg's girls weightlifting team, quickly becoming one of Central Florida's top programs, won its third consecutive Section 6 sub-section title Friday.
The Yellow Jackets also qualified 11 of their 15 lifters for the section meet.
Leesburg won with...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Tavares girls volleyball players Ashton Furnas and Kelsey Showalter each signed letters of intent with Lake-Sumter Community College on Monday.
Furnas, a middle blocker, recorded 155 kills and 337 digs as a senior. Showalter had 474 assists and 185...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 10:18 PM
Dennis Afanasev, who grew up in Williamsburg, finished in the top 32 of the boys 14-and-under division at the Orange Bowl tournament in south Florida, one of the top youth tennis events in the world.
After winning four matches in the qualifying rounds,...
| May 14, 2013
| 7:10 PM
From Sentinel staff writer Kathryn Varn: LEESBURG — Walkers and bikers have more outdoor options in Lake County with the completion of about 3.5 miles of recreational trails, the most recent leg of the Leesburg trails master plan. The city is...
| May 10, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Time magazine has partnered with Google and NASA’s Landsat to create a first-ever interactive feature on the internet that allows you to watch almost 30 years of urban and environmental changes across the Earth. Processing thousands of satellite...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:23 PM
If anyone thinks the Legislature's move to eliminate the word "retarded" from state laws is giving in to the PC police, think again.
This word wasn't scrubbed out by our hypersensitive, politically correct culture.
"Retarded" was hijacked years ago by...
| May 24, 2013
| 7:47 PM
Here's a list of all spring football games in our coverage area. Please alert us of any errors or changes.
Thursday, May 16
Cornerstone Charter at Master’s Academy DNR
Lake Nona 33, First Academy 21 - Final (3 varsity quarters)