Latest News for: Tallahassee school


Exhibit at State College of Florida in Bradenton honors Buffalo Soldier from Palmetto

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 10 May 2021
7, 1941. He was a senior at segregated Memorial High School in Palmetto and went on to study agriculture at Florida A&M in Tallahassee ... He returned home to Palmetto, where he taught agriculture and elementary school over a 30-year career ... “I was lucky enough to come home to Palmetto where the school was and I got a job,” Lewis said ... Email.

Hillsborough gets federal funds for ailing school budget, board chair says

Tampa Bay Times 08 May 2021
In what is becoming a pattern, another top Hillsborough County school official has announced an expected $100 million infusion of federal money to ease the school district’s financial crisis. On Saturday morning, School Board chair Lynn Gray tweeted ... in the current school year.

Northeast Florida high school sports scores for Friday, May 7

The Florida Times Union 07 May 2021
Cooper (Tallahassee NFC) 49-3.5 ... Molloy (Community School) 15-5 ... Admiral Farragut 46, Naples First Baptist 44.5, Northside Christian 43, Gainesville Oak Hall 42.5, Cambridge Christian 38, Tallahassee Maclay 33, Fort Myers Canterbury 27, Providence 26.5, Wildwood 25, Community School 24, Shorecrest Prep 22, Circle Christian 20, St.

Behind the scenes in the FSU presidential search: Familiar faces emerge as possible contenders

NWF Daily News 07 May 2021
Alicia Devine, Tallahassee Democrat ... But as the insiders discussed the search with the Tallahassee Democrat, several names that will be recognized locally have also surfaced, ... Brogan was the keynote speaker Thursday night at a fundraising dinner for Tallahassee Classical School, where a Democrat editor spoke with him.

Sugar Bears add seventh signee to 2021 class

Log Cabin Democrat 07 May 2021
Head Coach Sandra Rushing and the Central Arkansas women's basketball team announced the addition of another student-athlete to the 2021 class on Wednesday ... James, a guard, attended Archbishop Carroll High School in Washington, D.C., and then started her collegiate career at Tallahassee Community College ... .

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office Celebrates Junny’s Birthday, Anniversary and Recent Promotion to Major

Space Coast Daily 07 May 2021
junny was named in honor of Junny Rios-Martinez Jr. who was murdered in 1991 ... (BCSO image) ... Recognized as “America’s Top Police Dog,” “Junny” is a graduate of the Law Enforcement Tracking School at Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Academy in Tallahassee, and also holds a degree from Paws and Stripes College in Sharpes, Florida as a “Child Comfort Dog.” ... .

D’Angelo: Jackson State's Deion Sanders, FAMU's Willie Simmons entertain while hyping September return of Orange ...

Ocala Star Banner 06 May 2021
Wearing a blue baseball camp with a large white ‘J’ and a gray blazer with a JSU patch on the breast, Sanders spoke about the opportunity to face FAMU, the school in Tallahassee just up the hill from where he first grabbed the spotlight as an All-American cornerback at Florida State.

Hilda Hart Skinner

Jackson County Times 05 May 2021
After graduating from Marianna High School in 1951, she went on to study Advanced Education at Troy State University, Troy Alabama, then to Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida to complete her degree ... She moved to Tallahassee, Florida in 1963 and began working for Leon County Schools as an Elementary teacher, retiring after 24 years.

Benjamin L. Crump to Deliver Texas Southern University’s Commencement Address

Houston Forward Times 05 May 2021
Crump. The ceremonies will take place at 8.30 a.m. and at 11.30 a.m ... Crump is the oldest of nine siblings and attended South Plantation High School in Plantation, Florida. After graduating from high school in 1987, he attended Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida, where he received his bachelor’s degree in criminal justice in 1992 ... ....

Northeast Florida high school baseball first-round playoff previews

The Florida Times Union 05 May 2021
Classes 3A-5A. All games 7 p.m ... Powered by Cole Durham and Luke Wilson, the Blue Devils have a real shot to earn just the second FHSAA playoff win in school history, after beating Tallahassee Leon in 2012 ... Northeast Florida high school softball first-round playoff previews ... Final 2021 high school baseball statistics leaders for Northeast Florida ... Email.

Pine Ridge, Atlantic, Creek, NSB, Trinity advance to FHSAA baseball playoffs

Daytona Beach News-Journal 05 May 2021
The best baseball teams in the area will pack up and hit the road for first-round playoff action this week ... Mainland football ... 11 attacks ... Powered by Cole Durham and Luke Wilson, both hitting over .350 this spring, Stanton has a real shot to earn just the second FHSAA playoff win in school history. The Blue Devils beat Tallahassee Leon back in 2012 ... St.

Florida school mask mandates questioned after governor’s order

Tampa Bay Times 04 May 2021
Many details didn’t come out until late in the day, leaving school officials scrambling to determine how their rules might be affected ... The Department of Education announced later in the evening that the order did not apply to schools ... • Leon County schools stated their mask rule will remain through June 10, the Tallahassee Democrat reports.

Tallahassee FAMU denies Middleburg in flag football regional championship

The Florida Times Union 04 May 2021
Logan scored two touchdowns and made a crucial interception to lead Tallahassee FAMU Developmental Research School, denying Middleburg 31-13 in Monday night's Florida High School Athletic Association Region 1-1A girls flag football final at Alan Powers Field.

Florida’s school mask rule debate remains heated

Tampa Bay Times 03 May 2021
Most schools want their employees — and eligible students — to get vaccinated. The Leon County school district launched a campaign encouraging staff to do so, the Tallahassee Democrat reports ... The Citrus County School Board is near adding a mandated panic alarm system on its campuses, the Citrus County Chronicle reports.Tallahassee action.