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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 1 Armwood shuts out No. 9 ManateeArmwood's defense looked in midseason form with a dominating performance in a 1
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 hours ago
Armwood's defense looked in midseason form with a dominating performance in a 19-0 shutout win over Manatee in the kickoff classic. Player of the Game Jerome Ford scored both Hawks touchdowns, the first on a fumble recovery in the end zone and the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Confederate memorial in Manatee County gets covered for safetyMANATEE COUNTY, Fla. - County commissioners met on Friday in an emergency meeti
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 hours ago
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. - County commissioners met on Friday in an emergency meeting to address public safety in preparation for upcoming protests over a Confederate memorial currently located on the grounds of the county courthouse. The Sarasota... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Special Weather StatementFLZ056-255-182315- Inland Manatee FL-Hardee FL- 634 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017 ...S
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 hours ago
FLZ056-255-182315- Inland Manatee FL-Hardee FL- 634 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN HARDEE AND NORTHEASTERN MANATEE COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM EDT... At 633 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Red Knights shoot for elusive playoff spot12 (Semifinals); 1997 - Sarasota Booker 41, North 7; 1998 - DeSoto 28, North 7;
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 22 hours ago
12 (Semifinals); 1997 - Sarasota Booker 41, North 7; 1998 - DeSoto 28, North 7; 1999 - Ft. Pierce Westwood 34, North 15; 2000 - Cardinal Gibbons 28, North 21. 2006 - North 38, Lakewood Ranch 14; North 23, Largo 19; Bradenton Manatee 20, N... Read more
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Officer.com
Cop-Killer Remains on Death Row After 30 Yearsfinding drugs during traffic stops along the interstate, had stopped a Cadillac
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
finding drugs during traffic stops along the interstate, had stopped a Cadillac about a mile north of the bridge over the Manatee River that now bares his name. He asked Daniel Burns Jr. to step out of the car, and during a search of the car... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefslargest air-conditioning contracting and service firm with over 340 employees i
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
largest air-conditioning contracting and service firm with over 340 employees in Collier, Lee, Charlotte, Sarasota and Manatee counties. Conditioned Air offers local expertise in light commercial and residential HVAC systems, including design,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
8-old Parrish girl left at wrong bus stop, alone and in a rainstormPARRISH, Fla. -- There were some scary moments for an 8-year-old Parrish studen
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
PARRISH, Fla. -- There were some scary moments for an 8-year-old Parrish student on the first day of school in Manatee County. Lyla Gallo was directed to get on the wrong bus at Williams Elementary last Thursday. There was confusion about what bus... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Crash blocks I-75 SB in Mantee CountyBRADENTON, Fla. - Interstate 75 southbound is closed from exit 224 to exit 220
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
BRADENTON, Fla. - Interstate 75 southbound is closed from exit 224 to exit 220 due to a vehicle crash, the Manatee County Sheriff's Office said. Southbound traffic is being diverted onto U.S. 301. No further information was immediately... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Top 5 at noon: Times investigation into Tampa Electric deaths; Buckhorn, others donate to move Confederate monument; and moreof a signed check from him for $1,000 to the Hillsborough County Board of Count
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
of a signed check from him for $1,000 to the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners. CAN THIS DEVICE WARN MANATEES ABOUT BOATS? SCIENTISTS DOUBT IT (W/VIDEO) For 40 years, the state has protected manatees by setting up slow speed... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Can this device warn manatees about boats? Scientists doubt itFor 40 years, the state has protected manatees by setting up slow speed zones f
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
For 40 years, the state has protected manatees by setting up slow speed zones for boaters. The logic behind it was the same as speed zones around schools: Make people slow down and they're less likely to hit something. But in the 1990s, a scientist... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Spectrum Sports Game Preview: No. 9 Manatee at No. 1 Armwood#9 MANATEE HURRICANES (0-0) at #1 ARMWOOD HAWKS (0-0) When: Friday, August 16,
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
#9 MANATEE HURRICANES (0-0) at #1 ARMWOOD HAWKS (0-0) When: Friday, August 16, 2017, 7:30 P.M. Where: Lyle Flagg Stadium, 12000 East U.S. Highway 92, Seffner, FL 33584 TV: Spectrum Sports (Channel 47 and HD 1147) Coaches: MANATEE- Yusuf Shakir... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 2 Braden Riverlosing 64-42. However, the team will need to focus early on with a September 8
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
losing 64-42. However, the team will need to focus early on with a September 8th meeting with crosstown powerhouse, Manatee. The Hurricanes have always owned Manatee County and are the number 9 team in the Spectrum Sports Preseason Top 20.... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Volusia's Marine Science Center welcomes millionth visitorand other public areas. Ultimately, it has been proposed that the center’s reha
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
and other public areas. Ultimately, it has been proposed that the center’s rehab services expand to include the Florida manatee. The Mary Keller Seabird Rehabilitation Sanctuary is one of the largest facilities of its kind in Florida. The... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Area school districts release plans for solar eclipse on Mondayincluding P.E., recess, and athletic practices, will be held indoors from 1:15
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
including P.E., recess, and athletic practices, will be held indoors from 1:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. The School District of Manatee County has issued the attached “Student Safety Advisory for Solar Eclipse” to provide guidelines to our schools,... Read more
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Newsmax
Heroin-Era Antidotes Can't Handle Overdoses in Age of Syntheticsout and had to borrow supplies from a nearby facility. It all adds up to a dra
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
out and had to borrow supplies from a nearby facility. It all adds up to a drain on health-care resources. In Florida, the Manatee County Emergency Medical Services department gave 432 applications of Narcan in June compared to just nine in the... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Bradenton family burglarized before first day of school; community rallies to helpsaid Pastor Lumpkin. Levrette called the community's help a blessing. The fam
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
said Pastor Lumpkin. Levrette called the community's help a blessing. The family still needs more uniforms, clothes, and food. If you would like to donate to Leverett's family, call 941-565-9159 for more information. Latest News: Manatee... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Manatee alum ready to shine for USFchance (to play that level) and I took it. “I went through a year and realized
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
chance (to play that level) and I took it. “I went through a year and realized I did not like it as much.” So, Reaves, a Manatee High alum, called his former coach, Joe Kinnan, for some advice. Kinnan, a coaching legend with 29 years and five... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Property appraiser website hacks in Manatee, Citrus counties resolved(WTSP) – Property appraiser websites in both Citrus and Manatee counties have b
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
(WTSP) – Property appraiser websites in both Citrus and Manatee counties have been restored after briefly being taken over Monday night by people claiming to be Iranian hackers. It is unclear who was behind the attack. However, spokespersons from... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Hackers target local tax appraiser websitesneed assistance please contact our office at either 352-341-6600 or 352-564-713
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
need assistance please contact our office at either 352-341-6600 or 352-564-7130. We are always happy to assist you." We are waiting to hear back from Citrus and Manatee County on whether any personal information was stolen during the reported hac... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Manatee Co. deputy accused of attacking 17-old girl on the beachVENICE, Fla. - Manatee County Deputy Steven Buckel resigned from his job on Fri
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
VENICE, Fla. - Manatee County Deputy Steven Buckel resigned from his job on Friday after being arrested in Venice on a battery charge. A police report showed that Buckel met a 17-year old girl on the beach. She told investigators he rubbed her back... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Protesters speak out against Confederate flag sales at Lorain County Fairmore than 700 across USA, aren't budging Kentucky mayor pushes to remove 2 Con
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
more than 700 across USA, aren't budging Kentucky mayor pushes to remove 2 Confederate statues Petition calls for Confederate monument to be replaced by statue of Snooty the manatee Cleveland area faith groups to hold prayer rally against... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Rally planned at Confederate memorial set for relocationin July to move the monument to a private cemetery. An online petition seeks to
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
in July to move the monument to a private cemetery. An online petition seeks to replace it with a memorial to Snooty the manatee, who died last month at a Bradenton museum. The Florida chapter of Save Southern Heritage released a statement... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Flood Warning950 AM EDT Sun Aug 13 2017 ... extended until late tonight... The continues fo
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
950 AM EDT Sun Aug 13 2017 ... extended until late tonight... The continues for The Manatee River Near Myakka Head * Until late tonight. * At 09 AM Sunday the stage was 12.2 feet. * Flood stage is 11.0 feet. *... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Flood Warning944 PM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017 ... extended until Monday evening... The continues
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
944 PM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017 ... extended until Monday evening... The continues for The Manatee River Near Myakka Head * Until Monday evening. * At 09 PM Saturday the stage was 13.4 feet. * Flood stage is 11.0... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
De Soto restorative shoreline project underway in Bradentonabout the simplest way we could go about it," said Dr. Linda Walters with UCF.
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
about the simplest way we could go about it," said Dr. Linda Walters with UCF. The group of volunteers will be back on Sunday at 9 a.m. If you'd like to be a part of it, everyone who is interested is invited to volunteer. Latest News: Manatee Cou... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Flood Warning308 PM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017 ... extended until Sunday evening... The continues
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
308 PM EDT Sat Aug 12 2017 ... extended until Sunday evening... The continues for The Manatee River Near Myakka Head * Until Sunday evening. * At 02 PM Saturday the stage was 12.7 feet. * Flood stage is 11.0... Read more
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ABC News
Security guard killed 2 co-workers at Florida resortsaid Hanna had complained to his supervisors about not making enough money as a
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
said Hanna had complained to his supervisors about not making enough money as a guard. Hanna was held without bond. Manatee County jail records didn't show whether he had an attorney. The victims were night manager Timothy Hurley of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Security guard killed 2 co workers at Florida resortsaid Hanna had complained to his supervisors about not making enough money as a
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
said Hanna had complained to his supervisors about not making enough money as a guard. Hanna was held without bond. Manatee County jail records didn't show whether he had an attorney. The victims were night manager Timothy Hurley of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Bay area bus drivers busted running red lightsrecords requests, we obtained more than 20 red light camera citations sent to s
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
records requests, we obtained more than 20 red light camera citations sent to school bus drivers in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Manatee, Pasco, Polk and Sarasota Counties. Pinellas County school bus drivers received three red light violations at the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Flood Warning1014 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017 The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
1014 PM EDT Fri Aug 11 2017 The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued a * for The Manatee River Near Myakka Head * From Saturday morning until Sunday morning. * At 9 PM Friday the stage was...8.1 feet. *... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Flood Advisory/O.NEW.KTBW.FA.Y.0042.170811T2118Z-170811T2215Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.00000
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
/O.NEW.KTBW.FA.Y.0042.170811T2118Z-170811T2215Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Hardee FL-Manatee FL- 518 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017 The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a * for... West... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Pot use dramatically increases risk of high blood pressure deathmarijuana and death from heart disease or strokes. © 2017 WTSP-TV Medical mar
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
marijuana and death from heart disease or strokes. © 2017 WTSP-TV Medical marijuana walk-in clinics come to Florida Medical marijuana chain opening St. Petersburg dispensary Manatee couple joins lawsuit against Florida's ban on smoking mari... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Hillsborough loses big as state fails to divide child welfare money by needcrisis has disproportionately affected circuits along the Gulf Coast. In the 1
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
crisis has disproportionately affected circuits along the Gulf Coast. In the 12th Judicial Circuit, which covers Sarasota, Manatee and parts of DeSoto counties, almost 400 children were removed from their homes in 2013. That number more than... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Special Weather StatementFLZ056-061-255-112130- Inland Manatee-DeSoto-Hardee- 456 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
FLZ056-061-255-112130- Inland Manatee-DeSoto-Hardee- 456 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT HARDEE...NORTHEASTERN MANATEE AND NORTHEASTERN DESOTO COUNTIES... At 455 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were located 10 miles west of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Can you collect live sand dollars?Walton County. "Lee County has a local ordinance that prohibits the harvest of
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Walton County. "Lee County has a local ordinance that prohibits the harvest of any shells with live organisms in them, and Manatee County also has a local ordinance that limits harvest to two organisms per person. The local municipality can... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
No. 5 Lakelandbut the others may be on the same level.” - Bill Castle on the new playoff qual
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
but the others may be on the same level.” - Bill Castle on the new playoff qualifying format 2017 Schedule Game 1: @Manatee Game 2: Cooper City (Miami) Game 3: Apopka Game 4: @Gibbs Game 5: East Lake (Spectrum Sports Feature Game) Game... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Officials rescue distressed manatee in Merritt IslandFla. - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is asking boaters
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
Fla. - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is asking boaters in Merritt Island to look out for an injured manatee who may have a punctured lung. Officials worked to rescue a distressed manatee, Brevard County Animal Rescue said,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Help save a beloved waterfront park in Bradenton; De Soto National Memorial is shrinkingme very sad,” McAbee adds, looking out to what used to be. The national park -
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
me very sad,” McAbee adds, looking out to what used to be. The national park -- which sits in a precarious spot where the Manatee River meets Tampa Bay -- is still gorgeous. It’s just smaller. A lot smaller. Shoreline erosion, climate change,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Florida on a Tankful: Backwater Volusia County eco tourson, as the boat begins to pick up speed. At the helm, find Captain Rodney Ben
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
son, as the boat begins to pick up speed. At the helm, find Captain Rodney Bennett driving and sharing about Florida's Manatee. "Now these guys here, got to swim all the way up to Jacksonville to get into the St. John's and then comeback to... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Project to connect more boats to Intracoastalthan 25-feet long and 3.5 dry tons can travel over. There's also concerns abou
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 8 days ago
than 25-feet long and 3.5 dry tons can travel over. There's also concerns about increased boat traffic and the harm to manatees, something West Palm Beach City Commissioner Shannon Materio says the Chain of Lakes Blueway Trail Project has been... Read more
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New York Post
Killer mom who stored slain daughter in freezer takes plea dealdoesn’t want to make her other kids suffer by putting them through a trial. Ke
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
doesn’t want to make her other kids suffer by putting them through a trial. Keishanna Thomas, 33, pleaded no contest in Manatee County, FL court Wednesday, and was slammed with the long prison term, the Bradenton Herald reported. “I don’t want... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
5 Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 11the men were members of a neo-Nazi group who were planning bombings. CONFEDERA
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
the men were members of a neo-Nazi group who were planning bombings. CONFEDERATES FOR SNOOTY: SOUTHERN GROUP BACKS MANATEE STATUE The only thing is, the Florida branch of Save Southern Heritage doesn't want a Snooty statue to replace a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Florida is cheapest place to buy used cars in U.S., study saysin population,” said Klein. The recent study showed that Hillsborough County i
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
in population,” said Klein. The recent study showed that Hillsborough County is leading the way in Tampa Bay at #8. Manatee, Pinellas and Polk Counties are close behind. All of them making the top 12 best counties in Florida to buy... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Snooty or Confederate monument? Groups at odds in BradentonThere is a push to erect a statue of Snooty the manatee to replace a Confederat
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
There is a push to erect a statue of Snooty the manatee to replace a Confederate monument in Manatee County, but it's meeting resistance. Petition formed to replace Confederate monument with Snooty memorial Save Southern Heritage says don't move... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Memorial service set for Snooty the manateeA memorial will be held for beloved manatee Snooty next month. Snooty, the lon
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
A memorial will be held for beloved manatee Snooty next month. Snooty, the longest-lived manatee in captivity who died days after his 69th birthday, will be honored on Sept. 10 at the South Florida Museum in Bradenton, his home since 1949. The... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Longboat Key slaying suspect has 'no soul in eyes,' victim's partner sayshead around this tragedy. He said he felt some relief knowing the accused kille
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
head around this tragedy. He said he felt some relief knowing the accused killer has been caught. Hanna is charged with two counts of second-degree murder and is currently being held at the Manatee County Jail on no bond. Latest News: Manatee Cou... Read more
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FOX News
Confederates for Snooty: Southern group backs manatee statueFla. – A Florida group trying to preserve Confederate monuments is backing a ne
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Fla. – A Florida group trying to preserve Confederate monuments is backing a new effort: erecting a statue of Snooty the manatee. The only thing is, the Florida branch of Save Southern Heritage doesn't want a Snooty statue to replace a... Read more
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BC Local News
Comox Valley woman wins Silver Stevie AwardBy Ryan Parton The Comox Valley's Lourdes Gant, of Manatee Holdings Ltd., was
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
By Ryan Parton The Comox Valley's Lourdes Gant, of Manatee Holdings Ltd., was named the winner of a Silver Stevie Award in the Woman of the Year category at the 14th annual International Business Awards Thursday. The awards are the world's premier... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Investigation into shark-dragging video expandsWenzel, the 21-year-old captain of the boat dragging the shark. The Palmetto re
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Wenzel, the 21-year-old captain of the boat dragging the shark. The Palmetto resident is the son of Robert Wenzel, the Manatee County planning section manager. It also has ensnared Alex Kompothecras, the star of the new MTV series “Siesta Key”... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Comox Valley woman wins Silver Stevie AwardBy Ryan Parton The Comox Valley’s Lourdes Gant, of Manatee Holdings Ltd., was
Comox Valley Record / Posted 8 days ago
By Ryan Parton The Comox Valley’s Lourdes Gant, of Manatee Holdings Ltd., was named the winner of a Silver Stevie Award in the Woman of the Year category at the 14th annual International Business Awards Thursday. The awards are the world’s premier... Read more
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