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Tampa honors 1960 sit-ins that desegregated downtown lunch counters
Inez Anderson, 76, holds a photo of herself taken on Feb. 29, 1960 while she participated in a sit-in to desegregate the F.W. Woolworth's lunch counter in downtown Tampa. On Saturday, the city unveiled a historic marker at the former site of the store on N Franklin Street. JONATHAN CAPRIEL | Times
TAMPA When 80-year-old Clarence Fort passes the corner of Franklin and Polk streets, he remembers the segregated F.W. Woolworth store where "you could spend $100 in the store but not sit at the lunch counter and order a Coke."So as a 21-year-old...
Santa Fe High School baseball player Rome Shubert wears a bandage on his neck before a baseball game against Kingwood Park High School in Deer Park, Texas, Saturday, May 19, 2018. A gunman opened fire inside Santa Fe High School Friday, May 18, 2018, killing at least 10 people. Shubert was hit in the neck during the shooting. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) TXDP123
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Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24), center, attempts to knock the puck into the net as Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) lies on the ice during the second period in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final of the Stanley Cup Playoffs Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Tampa. Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) was able to knock the puck into the net for a second period goal. DIRK SHADD   |   Times
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A tweet from former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, posted on May 18. Tampa Bay Times screen grab. Credit: Twitter
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