Breaking Highlands county news, local sports and events, and weather from Highlands Today | HighlandsToday.com | Highlands Today
Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Sports

Hamlin wins All-Star race

Hamlin wins All-Star race

CONCORD, N.C. — Denny Hamlin gave Joe Gibbs Racing its first victory in NASCAR’s Sprint All-Star race by using clean air to hold off Kevin Harvick at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Published: 05/18/15
Many familiar names in 24 Hours

Many familiar names in 24 Hours

To say that the 24 Hours of Le Mans is an international event would be a bit of an understatement, as drivers from 29 different countries are entered in the legandary FIA World Endurance Championship event. The race, which will take place June 13 and...
Published: 05/18/15
Owen tourney sees low scores

Owen tourney sees low scores

AVON PARK — The Rotary Club of Avon Park held its annual David “Doc” Owen Rotary Golf Tournament at River Greens Golf Course on Saturday and drew a field of 56 golfers, who enjoyed excellent weather and playing conditions for the...
Published: 05/18/15
YMCA has new additions

YMCA has new additions

SEBRING — There’s always something going on at the Highlands County Family YMCA and now there are two choices for the public to consider; a fitness course and a disc golf course.
Published: 05/17/15
Hawks ready for LeBron, Cavaliers

Hawks ready for LeBron, Cavaliers

WASHINGTON — As far as Jeff Teague and the rest of the Atlanta Hawks are concerned, bring on LeBron.
Published: 05/17/15
Devils building momentum

Devils building momentum

AVON PARK — The Avon Park football team was able to beat the weather in its annual black-red scrimmage on Friday at Joe Franza Stadium.
Published: 05/17/15

New moon fishing heats up

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the third week of May includes the new moon three days after lunar orbit perigee and a weather forecast that will bring summer heat, ideal wind speeds, very little rain, with the exception of today, and ple...
Published: 05/17/15
Baker shines in senior season

Baker shines in senior season

Sebring graduate Jesse Baker just wrapped-up his fourth year of college baseball and it was quite impressive by any measure. Playing for Edward Waters College, Baker finished in the top 10 of the NAIA statistics in numerous categories, such as battin...
Published: 05/16/15
Dragon duo signs with Warner

Dragon duo signs with Warner

Lake Placid soccer standouts Rosa Ramirez and Eden Taylor will take their considerable talents to Warner University this fall.
Published: 05/16/15
Segal joins Scuderia Corse for Le Mans

Segal joins Scuderia Corse for Le Mans

With four weeks until the start of the 83rd 24 Hours of LeMans, Scuderia Corsa announced that American driver Jeff Segal will join Bill Sweedler and Townsend Bell in the team’s no. 62 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia at this year’s end...
Published: 05/16/15