PALM HARBOR — With 24 seconds left and his team trailing 10-7 Friday night, Palm Harbor University running back Jamaine Derogene ran in from the 1 to give the Hurricanes a huge 14-10 upset victory, snapping East Lake's 25-game regular-season winning streak.
CLEARWATER — First impressions say a lot, and the initial look at the 2015 Clearwater Tornadoes was impressive, indeed.
TARPON SPRINGS — When Claire Lachance learned that the adults with disabilities class her daughter has been attending for the last 12 years was canceled, she couldn't believe it.
LARGO — Volunteers at the Greater Largo Library Foundation are planning on purchasing a mobile library to reach underserved communities.
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CLEARWATER — After battling through a rebuilding season last year, albeit one that ended in the district playoffs, Clearwater is shooting for what Osceola achieved in 2014 — a state tournament berth.
LAND O'LAKES — East Lake may be replacing a lot of talent from last year, but it didn't take long into its preseason classic game with Sunlake on Friday — just one play, to be exact — for the Eagles' offense to show that it still has what it takes to be one of the best in the area.
INDIAN ROCKS — Clearwater's goal against Indian Rocks Christian in Friday night's preseason game was to establish its running game and wear out the Golden Eagles. After a few close calls, that's what the Tornadoes did.
BRADENTON — During the offseason, John Booth looked at film of the Manatee special teams play. While he saw some really good things, the coach thought there was room for improvement.
TARPON SPRINGS — And to think Tarpon Springs' victory could have been even bigger.
DUNEDIN — Boca Ciega set the tone from the start, forcing a three-and-out on defense. On their first offensive drive, the Pirates ran nine plays for 54 yards, capped off by a 5-yard touchdown pass by Osby Green to Jaylyn Kimbrough.
BOX CAR RALLY TO BENEFIT LOCAL SCHOOLS: There will be a Box Car Rally in downtown Clearwater's Cleveland Street District that will benefit local schools through the Achieva Foundation.
DUNEDIN — Craft beer crusaders seemingly finally had something to celebrate after a lengthy back-and-forth match of legislative tug-o-war led to a new law allowing brewers to refill large growlers.
DUNEDIN — Soon, the dolphins of St. Joseph Sound will have their racing pals back — the Windlasses, a women's sailing club that launches from the Dunedin Marina during the school year.
Dunedin Pipe Band wins North American Championship