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Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Plant High seniors don’t forget injured classmate on graduation day
A pink and blue decorated chair is left empty at the Plant High School graduation for injured student Jackie Faircloth.
 Photo from Hillsborough County Public Schools.
Jackie Faircloth may not have been able to walk across the stage for her diploma this year, but her classmates saved her a seat during the graduation ceremony.
Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer  allowed only two hits in eight innings and matched his career-high with 12 strikeouts, but the Rays still lost.
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One pitch proves difference as Mariners finish sweep of Rays
One day after reports surfaced suggesting some Lightning players were battling a flu bug, LW Alex Killorn confirmed Wednesday that several are playing at less than 100 percent.
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Bolts notes: Off day key for players feeling ‘kind of sick’
Green striping along Brorein St. in Tampa to signify the new bike lanes. TODD L. CHAPPEL/STAFF
What’s with the green stripes on Tampa’s roads?
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Bolts’ Stamkos sets tone, lives in moment

Martin Fennelly After struggling without a goal in his first eight playoff games, Steven Stamkos has caught fire. Martin Fennelly says the Lightning’s leader is back on his game and has Tampa Bay on the verge of the Stanley Cup finals.

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