| May 22, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The Sentinel readership area had no state softball champions this year and also had no players or coaches selected as the individual class finalists for the annual Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Softball and Softball coach of the year honors released...
| Mar 29, 2014
In reporting hundreds of these travel columns, I've had the chance to drive many of Florida's scenic roads.
West of Tallahassee on State Road 12, the rural path through tiny destinations unpublicized in guidebooks — Greensboro, Bristol,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Central Florida school leaders fear the state is rushing to roll out FCAT's replacement and a new school grading system. They worry the result will be more schools with lousy grades next year and a public that doesn't understand why their neighborhood...
| May 5, 2014
| 7:58 AM
The Florida Legislative Session ended last week with no additional money allocated for financial incentives for the state's film and television industry.
The reaction from the industry: great disappointment.
In a statement, Sheena Fowler of the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:26 PM
SunRail, FCAT testing and Tallahassee politics will be topics for local public-affairs programs this weekend.
SunRail is explored by Greg Warmoth on "Central Florida Spotlight" at 12:30 p.m. Saturday on WFTV-Channel 9. His guests are Noranne Downs,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:24 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- A committee looking for a new president for Florida State University will now cast a net that extends beyond powerful state Sen. John Thrasher.
Ed Burr, chairman of the FSU Presidential Search Advisory Committee, said an outpouring of...
| May 20, 2014
| 2:00 PM
A former FSU president thinks the university's next president should be state Sen. John Thrasher, the Tallahasse Democrat is reporting. The paper said former president Sandy D'Alemberte has written a letter nominating Thrasher -- a powerful Republican...
| May 30, 2014
| 8:23 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The phone call came on the eve of the season opener.
Gage Smith had been telling friends and family that he was going to finally see action as a pitcher for Florida State. Growing up in Tallahassee, it was all he ever wanted.
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:05 AM
TALLAHASSEE – For his Blondes, Reds, or Brown Ales to make it to a pub near you, John Cheek has to pay a middle man to tap into Florida’s growing thirst for craft beer.
The founder of Orlando Brewing Co. pays a distributor to pick up his...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Where: Hodges Stadium, University of North Florida, Jacksonville
Schedule: Field events and running prelims, 9 a.m.; running finals, 4 p.m.
3A Buzz: Kissimmee Liberty, led by senior Marion "Markel'' Brown...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:08 PM
The Florida Association of Basketball Coaches (FABC) and Source Hoops present the 2013-2014 Class 3A all-state team. Players were selected based on in-person evaluations, all-area teams selected by media from around the state, and recognition from the...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Tony Atkins has been hired as the boys basketball coach at Tavares Liberty Christian Prep, the school announced Tuesday.
He also will serve as the upper school’s principal and athletic director.
Atkins has been the head coach of the Nike E1T1...