Following in his father's footsteps, leading sermons, would have seemed the obvious future for the Rev. Dr. Bartholomew Banks Sr. Naturally, he would help the community, preach on Sundays and take seniors on trips to the Florida Strawberry Festival. But, his career didn't start behind the pulpit. It started from behind …
What would you tell your future self? One girl wrote a letter to the 20-year-old version of herself from fifth-grade that shares her greatest fear ... that tacos might disappear. And who wants to live in a world without tacos? No one, that's who. Watch the video above that shares the rest of the letter.
Oak pollen on your car. Zyrtec on your kitchen counter.
This week's adorable roundup has a theme: friendship. Take Roscoe and Luna, for instance. They're the Thelma and Louise variety of friends. Like, they'll steal your pickup and go for a joyride, but get out of any punishment because, well, they're pretty cute. And because they're dogs.
Two cars wait beneath the bright lights and barbed wire of Lowell Correctional Institution.
The frame. The pose. The toothy grin. And the gun.
I locked my bike at one end of Fort De Soto and drove to the other. Armed with sunscreen, a hat, two GPS apps and one fragile psyche, I was ready. Ready to walk. Ready to reset my life.
St. Petersburg has long claimed the distinction of having hired in 1918 the first municipal public relations director in the country. His name was John Lodwick and he had a natural salesman's grasp of how to entice Northerners like himself to a mostly undeveloped point of land on the Gulf of Mexico. Sunshine. His …
The class ring. It is often one of the first items of value we get when we are young; it is also one of the first items of value we lose — because we are young.
Three days after pastor Jamie Coots died from a rattlesnake bite at church, mourners leaving the funeral went to the church to handle snakes.