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CBS News
Fla. high school students punished after sex scandal in bathroomafter they were found to be involved in sexual activity inside a high school re
Fla. high school students punished after sex scandal in bathroom
CBS News / Posted 2 minutes ago
after they were found to be involved in sexual activity inside a high school restroom. The News-Press reports that Lee County School District spokeswoman Amity Chandler said Wednesday that the punishment ranged on several levels. She didn't... Read more
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Al.com
Pharmacy group CEO among witnesses today in Hubbard caseexamination, Kammerdiener said Hubbard had never specifically told him he had t
Pharmacy group CEO among witnesses today in Hubbard case
Al.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
examination, Kammerdiener said Hubbard had never specifically told him he had to use Craftmaster. A special grand jury in Lee County indicted Hubbard in 2014 on 23 felony ethics charges that he used his public offices to benefit his... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Python bites man's penis in terrifying toilet encountersilence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high
Python bites man's penis in terrifying toilet encounter
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 minutes ago
silence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high school sex scandal For the first time, the Lee County superintendent is talking about the sex scandal at South Fort Myers High School. For the first time, the Lee... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Friday, May 27and emergency responders to be ready throughout the weekend. SUPERINTENDENT BR
5 things to know for Friday, May 27
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 minutes ago
and emergency responders to be ready throughout the weekend. SUPERINTENDENT BREAKS SILENCE For the first time, the Lee County superintendent is talking about the sex scandal at South Fort Myers High School. A 15-year-old girl, once a victim... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Highway patrol: Child hit by car dies(AP) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a child str
Highway patrol: Child hit by car dies
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 20 minutes ago
(AP) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a child struck by a car on Highway 245 in Shannon. Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green says the boy was pronounced dead at North Mississippi Medical Center Thursday... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy police search for suspects in early morning armed robberyPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Quincy police search for suspects in early morning armed robbery
WGEM Quincy / Posted 33 minutes ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Swedish crown princess' son Oscar Carl Olof is christenedposted online The incident happened after school hours and involved a girl and
Swedish crown princess' son Oscar Carl Olof is christened
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 38 minutes ago
posted online The incident happened after school hours and involved a girl and as many as two dozen boys, according to a Lee County Sheriff's Office report. The incident happened after school hours and involved a girl and as many as two dozen... Read more
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Officer.com
Florida Deputy Driving to Work Killed in Crashofficer on his way to work died Thursday morning in a three-vehicle crash on In
Florida Deputy Driving to Work Killed in Crash
Officer.com / Posted 57 minutes ago
officer on his way to work died Thursday morning in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 75 near the Daniels Parkway exit in Lee County. The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the crash. Cpl. Mark Lucente, 48, of Lehigh Acres was a veteran of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Whole Foods Market begins selling invasive lionfishsilence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high
Whole Foods Market begins selling invasive lionfish
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 hours ago
silence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high school sex scandal For the first time, the Lee County superintendent is talking about the sex scandal at South Fort Myers High School. For the first time, the Lee... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Beacon from Egypt crash detected, search narrowsposted online The incident happened after school hours and involved a girl and
Beacon from Egypt crash detected, search narrows
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 hours ago
posted online The incident happened after school hours and involved a girl and as many as two dozen boys, according to a Lee County Sheriff's Office report. The incident happened after school hours and involved a girl and as many as two dozen... Read more
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examiner.com
Historic stays on Pine Island Sound Part 2: Cabbage Key Inn and RestaurantThe resorts own description of itself is “Away From It All.” Situated on its n
Historic stays on Pine Island Sound Part 2: Cabbage Key Inn and Restaurant
examiner.com / Posted 4 hours ago
The resorts own description of itself is “Away From It All.” Situated on its namesake island in Pine Island Sound of Lee County, Florida and just a bit to the northwest of Fort Myers, Cabbage Key Inn only can be reached by boat. You also find... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business BriefsSchool District hiring bus operators; information session set for June 9 The Sc
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 hours ago
School District hiring bus operators; information session set for June 9 The School District of Lee County is hosting an information session for individuals interested in applying for a transportation position within the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Small businesses: Beware of scamscould lead to ruin if you're not careful. That was the warning from Michelle S
Small businesses: Beware of scams
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 hours ago
could lead to ruin if you're not careful. That was the warning from Michelle Sargis, crime prevention specialist from the Lee County Sherriff's Office, who was the guest speaker May 18 for the monthly North Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Business... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Students ride free on LeeTranFort Myers, 2250 Widman Way, Fort Myers. To learn more about LeeTran and the S
Students ride free on LeeTran
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Fort Myers, 2250 Widman Way, Fort Myers. To learn more about LeeTran and the Summer Bus Bash, visit www.RideLeeTran.com. Lee County Transit, LeeTran, is the public transit provider for Lee County, providing more than 3 million rides per year.... Read more
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The Amboy News
Amboy News County Board OKs extension of Green River Wind projectDIXON � The Lee County Board approved an extension for the Green River Wind Ene
Amboy News County Board OKs extension of Green River Wind project
The Amboy News / Posted 6 hours ago
DIXON � The Lee County Board approved an extension for the Green River Wind Energy Project by a vote of 14-9 at its meeting on May 17. The extension was granted despite several residents and board members speaking out against the extension. Ronald... Read more
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FOX News
More than dozen Florida students disciplined over bathroom sex incidentafter they were found to be involved in sexual activity inside a high school re
More than dozen Florida students disciplined over bathroom sex incident
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
after they were found to be involved in sexual activity inside a high school restroom. The News-Press reports that Lee County School District spokeswoman Amity Chandler said Wednesday that the punishment ranged across several levels. She... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Two champions in the 2016 National Spelling Beesilence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high
Two champions in the 2016 National Spelling Bee
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 hours ago
silence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high school sex scandal For the first time, the Lee County superintendent is talking about the sex scandal at South Fort Myers High School. For the first time, the Lee... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Another Quincy restaurant closesPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Another Quincy restaurant closes
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Blood drive held to stock up on donationsPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Blood drive held to stock up on donations
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Friday on WGEM News Today: Millions of drivers prepare to hit the road for Memorial DayPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Friday on WGEM News Today: Millions of drivers prepare to hit the road for Memorial Day
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Emergency room doctors prepare for busy weekendPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Emergency room doctors prepare for busy weekend
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Girls face man accused in drunk driving crashWITH HIGH WATER RESCUES ONGOING IN CARMINE IN NORTHEASTERN FAYETTE COUNTY. SEVE
Girls face man accused in drunk driving crash
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 hours ago
WITH HIGH WATER RESCUES ONGOING IN CARMINE IN NORTHEASTERN FAYETTE COUNTY. SEVERAL ROADS ARE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER IN LEE COUNTY...NORTHEASTERN FAYETTE COUNTY...AND EASTERN BASTROP COUNTY...WITH FLASH FLOODING LIKELY TO BEGIN SHORTLY IN... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Redneck Mud Park changing safety protocol ahead of holidaysilence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high
Redneck Mud Park changing safety protocol ahead of holiday
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 hours ago
silence on high school sex scandalLee Co. superintendent breaks silence on high school sex scandal For the first time, the Lee County superintendent is talking about the sex scandal at South Fort Myers High School. For the first time, the Lee... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Some Tri-State students plan to stay active this summer at campPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Some Tri-State students plan to stay active this summer at camp
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Gas prices climb before holiday weekend travelPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Gas prices climb before holiday weekend travel
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Chaddock seniors celebrate milestonePaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Chaddock seniors celebrate milestone
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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The Helena Daily World
Jimmie F. Manley Obituarywith Earl Stiles Jr., a life-long friend. He was a certified pilot. He was a fo
Jimmie F. Manley Obituary
The Helena Daily World / Posted 8 hours ago
with Earl Stiles Jr., a life-long friend. He was a certified pilot. He was a former chairman of Farm Services Agency of Lee County, and served on the boards of Tri County Farmers Association and Black Swamp Drainage District. Services for Mr.... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
KCEN-TV / Posted 9 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
16 students disciplined in Florida bathroom sex incident, district saysto be involved in sexual activity inside a high school restroom. The News-Pres
16 students disciplined in Florida bathroom sex incident, district says
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 9 hours ago
to be involved in sexual activity inside a high school restroom. The News-Press (http://newspr.es/1XVg8kR) reports that Lee County School District spokeswoman Amity Chandler said Wednesday that the punishment ranged across several levels. She... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Forgery and identity theft suspects arrested in PalmyraPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Forgery and identity theft suspects arrested in Palmyra
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
School officials focus on social and emotional needs for studentsPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
School officials focus on social and emotional needs for students
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local health officials offer food safety tipsPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
Local health officials offer food safety tips
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
FDA unveils new nutrition labelsPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
FDA unveils new nutrition labels
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
State victims want drunk driving to be taken more seriouslyPaul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a rece
State victims want drunk driving to be taken more seriously
WGEM Quincy / Posted 10 hours ago
Paul Gaudette said he believes one of the vehicles may have been part of a recent crime spree in northeast Missouri, Lee County, Iowa and Hancock County, Illinois. Crews started pulling the vehicles out near Alexandria, Missouri, around 10... Read more
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ABC News
Students Disciplined in Florida Bathroom Sex Incidentto be involved in sexual activity inside a high school restroom. The News-Pres
Students Disciplined in Florida Bathroom Sex Incident
ABC News / Posted 10 hours ago
to be involved in sexual activity inside a high school restroom. The News-Press (http://newspr.es/1XVg8kR) reports that Lee County School District spokeswoman Amity Chandler said Wednesday that the punishment ranged across several levels. She... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 10 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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USA Today
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
USA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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First Coast News
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incidentresource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined,
Students, parents struggle to fathom school sex incident
First Coast News / Posted 11 hours ago
resource officer the next day. Since then, 16 students have been disciplined, which Amity Chandler, spokeswoman for the Lee County School District, said is the end of the school system's investigation. Although 25 teens entered the restroom,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Clinton's attack ad centers on Trump's housing crash commentad taking aim at Donald Trump accuses him of rooting for the housing market cra
Clinton's attack ad centers on Trump's housing crash comment
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 hours ago
ad taking aim at Donald Trump accuses him of rooting for the housing market crash back in 2006 -- a sensitive topic for Lee County residents. Hilary's campaign using this quote from Trump from 2006 to help validate the attack: "I sort of hope... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Two arrested in chases in Lee, Carroll countiesAccording to a news release from the Lee County Sheriff's Department: Around 1
Two arrested in chases in Lee, Carroll counties
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 hours ago
According to a news release from the Lee County Sheriff's Department: Around 1:30 this morning, deputies responded to a call in Nelson about an unwanted subject at a residence. The person turned out to be Garnie M. Head III, 43, of Clinton, Iowa,... Read more
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