Thursday, October 18, 2018

News Roundup

The IMG of local high school football facilities?

The IMG of local high school football facilities?

CLEARWATER — After months of peering through windows, Clearwater Central Catholic High School players were able to tour their football cathedral for the first time last week. They oohed at the opulence. They aahed at the extravagance. With cell phone...
Updated: 2 hours ago
In Tampa, Salvation Army will shrink so it can grow

In Tampa, Salvation Army will shrink so it can grow

TAMPA — The Salvation Army has had a presence in Tampa Heights for more than six decades, offering food and shelter to the needy in buildings along Florida Avenue. Now the charity plans to shrink its footprint in the up-and-coming neighborhood, with ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Tech and tuck: IT guy likes to mix it up when he’s done working

Tech and tuck: IT guy likes to mix it up when he’s done working

Jamarkus Anderson is a husband and father. He likes anime, superheroes and movies. He says he doesn’t drink or smoke, not a party guy. A first impression paints a picture of a man who is soft-spoken and thoughtful but also silly, friendly and outspok...
Updated: 3 hours ago

Updated: 3 hours ago
Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston ‘psyched’ for home debut

Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston ‘psyched’ for home debut

Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston is excited to get back on the field at Raymond James Stadium.Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns will mark Winston's first home game of the season — he missed the team's first two while serving his le...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Fire sets off ammunition inside Pasco mobile home

Fire sets off ammunition inside Pasco mobile home

MOON LAKE — A mobile home with ammunition inside caught fire on Thursday, according to Pasco County Fire Rescue.The blaze set off the ammunition inside — fire can causes bullets to explode, but cannot propel them the way a firearm can. Flames engulfe...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Two injured in Plant City plane crash

Two injured in Plant City plane crash

PLANT CITY — Two people were injured when a small plane crashed near the Plant City Airport Thursday afternoon. It took firefighters about 10 minutes to locate the plane, which went down in a metal scrap yard located in the thick woods lining Airport...
Updated: 5 hours ago
In cord-cutting era, what’s the future of Facebook and live sports programming?

In cord-cutting era, what’s the future of Facebook and live sports programming?

TAMPA — One of the biggest, most interesting questions about the future of sports is this: How will we watch games in five or 10 years?Through traditional platforms like CBS or ESPN? Through tech giants like Amazon or Facebook? Through sub...
Updated: 5 hours ago

Updated: 5 hours ago
State Road 54 reopens in Trinity after fuel tanker leak

State Road 54 reopens in Trinity after fuel tanker leak

All lanes are shut down between Gunn Highway and Trinity Boulevard due to the offloading of fuel from a leaking tanker, according to Pasco County Fire Rescue.
Updated: 5 hours ago
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