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Program offers free dental care to some Hillsborough second-graders

Second-graders in Hillsborough County received preventive dental care in recent months as part of a new program.

Published on 02/20/13
Updated on 03/18/13
Plant City students hit the mark with archery program

Noah Pawlowski has used his bow and arrow to shoot deer, hogs and a ram.

Published on 11/05/12
Updated on 03/13/13
Plant City High grads treasure memories of classmate's final visit

Seven decades after he played running back for Plant City High, Joe Brown and his quarterback, William Reece Smith Jr., helped with the coin toss to start the Raiders Oct. 18 homecoming game.

Published on 10/25/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Soccer matches honor slain Lakeland officer

For 40 minutes, the Azteca soccer team ran under the sweltering sun of an unseasonably hot Christmas Eve day with only 10 players.

Published on 12/24/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Plant City's do-it-all Patterson up for national award

Dazmond Patterson was dazzling on the football field as a running back at Plant City High School. But off the field, those who know him say he's just as much an all-star.

Published on 12/17/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Eastern Hillsborough teams set for spring football jamboree

Plant City area football teams converge for spring jamboree

Published on 05/18/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Durant's bats come to life in 9-5 victory against Plant

Every Durant High starter had at least one hit as the Cougars pounded 17 hits to down Plant, 9-5, in baseball action Saturday.

Published on 03/05/11
Updated on 03/19/13
Commissioner raises FSU banner to settle bet with mayor

It's payback time.

City Commissioner Rick Lott, an avid Gator fan, is flying the Florida State University flag at his Walden Lake home.

Published on 11/29/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Special staffers smooth first-day jitters at Tomlin Middle

Alma Ramirez is a parent volunteer at Tomlin Middle School. She helps non-English speaking parents and students find their way through the maze found during the first day of school.

Published on 08/24/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Longtime Plant City history teacher celebrates 100th birthday

Tommye Lee Johnson, who worked in Hillsborough County public schools from 1928 to 1974, celebrated her 100th birthday with a party and card from President Obama.

Published on 08/05/10
Updated on 07/11/13
Marshall Middle School club helps turn around troubled boys

Just a few months ago, Oliver Dominguez was struggling in school. The eighth-grader at Marshall Middle School was failing several classes and thinking of dropping out. Then he met a teacher who changed his life.

Published on 05/25/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Plant City girl's pitching catches major league attention

After her second perfect game in a year, Chelsea Baker and her pitch that floats like a butterfly has caught big time attention for the small town girl.

Published on 05/13/10
Updated on 03/21/13
Plant City student suspended after 'boobies' bracelet controversy

The teen says the bracelet shows support for cancer research, but administrators call it disruptive and sexually harassing.

Published on 03/30/10
Updated on 03/20/13
Crews filling void under Plant City elementary school

Cement mixers loaded with grout began filing into Trapnell Elementary this morning as crews work to fill the large underground void that closed the school two weeks ago.

Published on 02/03/10
Updated on 03/22/13
Durant student stabbed; school on modified lockdown

One boy stabbed another with scissors at Durant High School this morning, sheriff's and school officials said.

Published on 12/02/09
Updated on 03/23/13