LAND O’ LAKES — A Sunlake High School student was arrested Friday after he told another student he had guns, leading to a lockdown at that school and two other schools, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office reported....
TAMPA — Two well-known foes on the question of medical marijuana will address the issue as part of a public forum Thursday night in Lakeland.
TAMPA — Stacy Hahn, who finished third in the close countywide race for Hillsborough school board, says she will hold off on conceding until the results of Tuesday’s primary election are made official next week. ...
Almost 125 teachers new to the South Tampa area got a royal welcome with breakfast, door prizes, goodie bags and words of praise.
TAMPA — When the head of the politically powerful Westshore Alliance looks at Jefferson High’s sprawling 60-acre campus, he sees the perfect spot for new retail businesses — maybe even a hotel.
RUSKIN — Third-grade teacher David Jorden has never worked at a school quite like J. Vince Thompson Elementary.
The university's inaugural class sees few problems despite the mad dash to construct a campus, hire faculty and staff, and admit 500 students in two years.
TAMPA — A Hillsborough County teacher last week filed a lawsuit in federal court against the school district, claiming she was treated unfairly because of her race and disability.
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott, who unveiled his first budget in 2011 with the warning that “every school district is going to have to … do better with less,” four years later is striking a different tune.
SEFFNER — Jimmy Brown rises every morning at 6, says a prayer and heads to work.
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