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Baltimore Sun
Which Ravens are under the radar as OTAs begin?topic, but I saw a story earlier today about how former RavenAnquan Boldin pres
Which Ravens are under the radar as OTAs begin?
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
topic, but I saw a story earlier today about how former RavenAnquan Boldin presented the valedictorian at his alma mater, Pahokee High in Florida, with a $10,000 scholarship. He not only supplied the money, but he went to the graduation to present... Read more
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ABC News
Youngest Journalist to Interview President Obama Graduates From High Schoolon electronic media. Weaver captured national attention when he reported on th
Youngest Journalist to Interview President Obama Graduates From High School
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
on electronic media. Weaver captured national attention when he reported on the effects of gun violence in his hometown of Pahokee, Florida, on ABC News’ “20/20” in 2009. The question he whispered to Sawyer of ABC News: “What could Obama do to help... Read more
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Miami New Times
Angry About Florida's Ruined Waters, Fishermen Unite Against Big SugarEventually, a 47-mile dike was built to hold back Lake Okeechobee, and nascent
Angry About Florida's Ruined Waters, Fishermen Unite Against Big Sugar
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
Eventually, a 47-mile dike was built to hold back Lake Okeechobee, and nascent farming towns — Belle Glade, South Bay, and Pahokee — popped up just south of it. The dike was a success — until September 16, 1928, when a hurricane tore through and... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Child who interviewed president now graduatingDo you remember the 10-year-old from Pahokee, who rose to internet stardom afte
Child who interviewed president now graduating
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 2 days ago
Do you remember the 10-year-old from Pahokee, who rose to internet stardom after his interview with Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama? Well, it’s hard to believe, but he’s graduating from high school. Damon Weaver, 18, reads a... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Glades Academy kids sign copies of their book, Five Old Buildingsbook "Five Old Buildings" Thursday at Pan’s Garden. The class photographed Gla
Glades Academy kids sign copies of their book, Five Old Buildings
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
book "Five Old Buildings" Thursday at Pan’s Garden. The class photographed Glades Gas Co., Old Belle Glade City Hall, Old Pahokee High School, St. Mary’s Catholic Church and Prince Theater for the book, a tour explaining each building’s history,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
2016 Spring All-Conference TeamsHurdles: Aaron Pringle, Chris Perez 300 Meter Hurdles: Chris Perez, Aaron Prin
2016 Spring All-Conference Teams
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
Hurdles: Aaron Pringle, Chris Perez 300 Meter Hurdles: Chris Perez, Aaron Pringle 4x100 Meter Relay: Seminole Ridge, Pahokee 4x400 Meter Relay: Pahokee, Seminole Ridge 4x800 Meter Relay: Seminole Ridge, Royal Palm Beach High Jump: Ofordili... Read more
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New York Post
Giants’ new cornerback traveled long, hard road to get here“Did you catch Bin Laden?” That was one of the questions the inquisitive Janor
Giants’ new cornerback traveled long, hard road to get here
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
“Did you catch Bin Laden?” That was one of the questions the inquisitive Janoris Jenkins, then a sophomore at Pahokee (Fla.) High School, asked Sandy Cornelio, a U.S. Army recruiter patrolling the hallways for prospects. Jenkins showed interest in... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Environmental critics muddying waters with misinformationwater. Water is only pumped from the EAA to provide flood protection for Clewis
Environmental critics muddying waters with misinformation
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
water. Water is only pumped from the EAA to provide flood protection for Clewiston, Lake Harbor, Belle Glade, South Bay, Pahokee, and Canal Point in extreme weather events and for the last five years amounts to only 3 percent of the water flowing... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
‘Annie KIDS’ comes to the stage at Wellington Elementaryof Love is a non-profit organization that raises funds from the recycler to pro
‘Annie KIDS’ comes to the stage at Wellington Elementary
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
of Love is a non-profit organization that raises funds from the recycler to provide wheelchairs for children. Contributed PAHOKEE MIDDLE-SENIOR HIGH Nancy Garcia is the winner of a $2,500 scholarship from Dori Saves Lives and the Geico... Read more
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Miami New Times
Florida Teens With Life Sentences Fight for Freedom After Supreme Court Winnamed Carl Booth, who was 17 when he and a group of young men shot Norman "Pooh
Florida Teens With Life Sentences Fight for Freedom After Supreme Court Win
Miami New Times / Posted 9 days ago
named Carl Booth, who was 17 when he and a group of young men shot Norman "Pooh" Griffith Jr., a senior football player at Pahokee High School. Although he was not the shooter, Booth was convicted of first-degree murder in 2010 under the felony... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Guest opinion: Environmental critics are muddying waters with mounds of misinformationwater. Water is only pumped from the EAA to provide flood protection for Clewis
Guest opinion: Environmental critics are muddying waters with mounds of misinformation
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 12 days ago
water. Water is only pumped from the EAA to provide flood protection for Clewiston, Lake Harbor, Belle Glade, South Bay, Pahokee, and Canal Point in extreme weather events and for the last five years amounts to only 3 percent of the water flowing... Read more
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MLive.com
Former Michigan running back seeks volunteers for Flint garden projectproject with fellow athletes in Florida three years ago as a way to provide fre
Former Michigan running back seeks volunteers for Flint garden project
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
project with fellow athletes in Florida three years ago as a way to provide fresh fruits and vegetables for residents in Pahokee, also known as Muck City. The effort began in Florida through a social media campaign on Instagram, Twitter under... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Algae blooms return to Lake OkeechobeeIt’s ripe for toxic algae blooms," said Conner. There is a large algae bloom t
Algae blooms return to Lake Okeechobee
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 13 days ago
It’s ripe for toxic algae blooms," said Conner. There is a large algae bloom that covers several square miles north of Pahokee. The South Florida Water Management District is testing that algae to see if its toxic. Those results should be back... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Pahokee fire knocks out power to residentsFlames lit up the night sky in Pahokee overnight after a big fire caused dozens
Pahokee fire knocks out power to residents
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 16 days ago
Flames lit up the night sky in Pahokee overnight after a big fire caused dozens of residents to lose power. The fire occurred at an abandoned building located near South Lake Avenue and 2nd Street. Firefighters said because the abandoned building... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
PBSO seeking information in 2013 Pahokee double homicideOffice is seeking any information in the August 2013 double homicide of Markeus
PBSO seeking information in 2013 Pahokee double homicide
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 17 days ago
Office is seeking any information in the August 2013 double homicide of Markeus Hickman and James Smith, who both lived in Pahokee. Hickman and Smith were found beaten with an object outside of a Pahokee-area apartment complex on Aug. 24, 2013.... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach Daily News 2016 drive nets $12,000, food for charitiessaid Karis Engle, CEO and president of the Glades Initiative. Fourteen partner
Palm Beach Daily News 2016 drive nets $12,000, food for charities
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
said Karis Engle, CEO and president of the Glades Initiative. Fourteen partner agencies distribute food in Belle Glade, Pahokee and South Bay. The nonprofit’s mission is to improve the coordination and effectiveness of health and human services... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Baker opens chance for sales tax money to all cultural groupsafter The Palm Beach Post reported that the council was initially poised to rec
Baker opens chance for sales tax money to all cultural groups
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 26 days ago
after The Palm Beach Post reported that the council was initially poised to recommend $1.4 million to renovate a theater in Pahokee owned by a convicted felon. The council, which maintains that it is not fully subject to the state’s open records... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Former Polk detention deputy sought on drug, assault chargesthe rear of the truck. Detectives took two suspects — Moyer and the truck’s pa
Former Polk detention deputy sought on drug, assault charges
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
the rear of the truck. Detectives took two suspects — Moyer and the truck’s passenger, 26-year-old Cleon Ellison of Pahokee — into custody, but McDonald sped through heavy vegetation and through a 6-foot high fence before driving toward two... Read more
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Philboxing
Unbeaten Super Welterweight Kanat Islam Battles Colombia's Juan De Angel in Main Event of Premier Boxing Champions: The Next Round On Bounce TV On Sunday, May 8 From Lakeland Events Center in Lakelandsome of the best future contenders in the world." A Chinese born boxer represe
Unbeaten Super Welterweight Kanat Islam Battles Colombia's Juan De Angel in Main Event of Premier Boxing Champions: The Next Round On Bounce TV On Sunday, May 8 From Lakeland Events Center in Lakeland
Philboxing / Posted 29 days ago
some of the best future contenders in the world." A Chinese born boxer representing Kazakhstan, Islam now fights out of Pahokee, Florida and made his U.S. debut in Miami in November 2015 with a first round knockout of Jonathan Batista. The... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Three things to look for as spring football practice beginsJimmy Clark at Suncoast. Micah Mays, a former Palm Beach Lakes football standou
Three things to look for as spring football practice begins
The Palm Beach Post / Posted a month ago
Jimmy Clark at Suncoast. Micah Mays, a former Palm Beach Lakes football standout, is the new coach at Lake Worth. Longtime Pahokee assistant football coach Orson Walkes is now the Blue Devils’ head coach. James Parson will enter his first season as... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Palm Beach County High School Baseballof Larrimore Road, a remote, almost country lane that ends at the southeast cor
Palm Beach County High School Baseball
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
of Larrimore Road, a remote, almost country lane that ends at the southeast corner of Lake Okeechobee, and as you approach Pahokee High School, you become aware that one side of the street is not like the other. On the north side is Anquan Boldin... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
In Pahokee, baseball tries to take hold where football is kingof Larrimore Road, a remote, almost country lane that ends at the southeast cor
In Pahokee, baseball tries to take hold where football is king
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
of Larrimore Road, a remote, almost country lane that ends at the southeast corner of Lake Okeechobee, and as you approach Pahokee High School, you become aware that one side of the street is not like the other. On the north side is Anquan Boldin... Read more

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