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Wednesday, Apr 16, 2014
Nurses honored for aiding theater victim
Pasco, Spring Hill. 4-16-14---Regestered Nurses (l to r) Derek Friedhoff, 25, and Jennie Manera, 38, check out the awards presented to them by Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco on Wednesday during a sheriff's office Swearing In & Recognition Ceremony held at Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School. The two nurses were recognized for their lifesaving efforts on Chad Oulson on January 13, 2014 at the Cobb Theater in Wesley Chapel where Oulson had been shot by Curtis Reeves. ANDY JONES/STAFF

Two registered nurses instinctively sprang to action after Pasco resident Chad Oulson was shot in a movie theater.

Polk County teacher Jennifer Fichter is accused of having sex with a 17-year-old student in Lakeland and Hillsborough Counties, according to authorities.  LAKELAND POLICE DEPARTMENT
Hillsborough adds charges in Polk teacher sex case
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