| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:58 PM
TALLAHASSEE – On the campaign trail, Rick Scott made it sound like such common sense: career politicians had driven the train in Tallahassee, and it was headed off a cliff because of spiraling government growth.
Scott pledged to implement an...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 1:12 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida State sprinter Stephen Newbold and his attorney are joining fellow FSU track athlete Josh Mance in questioning a pair of Thursday arrests that came after an off-campus gunplay incident.
Two days after being charged with...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 9:36 PM
Have you ever been to a sports bar where NONE of the televisions are working and everyone is watching the game on their iPhone or iPad? Yeah, neither had I until tonight.
Let's start from the beginning. Tonight was a relatively 'easy' night for us...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Hagerty softball is sixth among all-classes in this week's state poll and No. 1 in Class 8A according to the Miracle Sports poll released Saturday.
In addition, four schools from the Sentinel's readership area are ranked No. 2 in their classifications...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:52 PM
As the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on same-sex marriage, Broward Republican Chairman Tom Truex said the institution should not be changed from the tradition of a union between one man and one woman.
“I don’t want to seem...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:53 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Following a string of bad publicity, the public-private partnership Enterprise Florida is shaking up its communications staff by shedding two positions in its Orlando office and moving the jobs to Tallahassee.
Melissa Medley, chief...
| May 29, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Florida State has gained the services of a player whom Tallahassee Godby football coach Ronnie Cottrell is going to hate to see leave his program.
Linebacker Jacob Pugh committed to the hometown Seminoles on Wednesday, and the rising senior obviously...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:51 AM
St. Thomas Aquinas and American Heritage finished first in the state in their respective classifications in the final 2012-13 FHSAA Floyd E. Lay Sunshine Cup All-Sports overall points standings for boys and girls sports combined.
St. Thomas racked up 1,...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:00 AM
A Tamarac Publix sold a $1 million lottery ticket that was claimed Friday -- by a 25-year-old.
Joshua Hahn, of Lake Worth, claimed the $1 million top prize in the $200 Million Spectacular Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Jose Santibanez, 46, of Pompano Beach, claimed a $500,000 prize in the $3,000,000 Monopoly Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
The winning ticket was purchased at Prip Mart, located at 1255 West Palmetto Park Road in...
| May 18, 2013
| 4:42 AM
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Less than 10 months after three tickets split a world-record lottery prize, the jackpot for Saturday's Powerball drawing was nearing historic territory once again.
Should nobody pick the correct six numbers, the prize money...
| May 20, 2013
| 5:19 AM
ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (AP) — It could be an anxious wait of up to two months for people in a small Florida city to find out who won the highest Powerball jackpot in history: an estimated $590.5 million.
The lucky ticket was bought sometime Saturday or...