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Highlands Hammock Half Marathon and 5K Results

Highlands Hammock Half Marathon and 5K
Updated: 13 hours ago
Panthers sweep doubleheader

Panthers sweep doubleheader

AVON PARK — Saturday was Jade Jackson Day at the South Florida State College ball park. The Panthers played a double header against the University of Tampa Spartans B team, had a barbecue and a raffle to raise money for Jade Jackson.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Seniors back on the courts

Seniors back on the courts

On Saturday, play was delayed in the Heartland Games for Active Adults pickleball tournament to allow the courts to dry. When players took to the South Florida State College courts in mixed doubles' competition, they faced extremely strong winds whic...
Updated: 15 hours ago
2nd time is the charm

2nd time is the charm

SEBRING - The second time was indeed the charm for the Highlands Hammock Half Marathon and 5K, which took place Saturday morning at Highlands Hammock State Park. Friday's showers likely created a few anxious moments, but the weather cooperated and th...
Updated: 18 hours ago
Tire pressure cheating still a problem

Tire pressure cheating still a problem

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - There's been lot of talk about tires in the NASCAR garage the past few weeks, or longer, and lots of theories about whether something shady is going on or if the chatter is just a bunch of hot air....
Published: 03/29/15
Heartland Games going strong

Heartland Games going strong

On Friday, 22 men and 18 women competed in the Heartland Games for Active Adults Pickleball Tournament. The men's teams came from Reflections on Silver Lake, Tanglewood, Highlands Ridge, Sebring Village, Sun 'n Lake, Valencia Lakes and Sun City Cente...
Published: 03/29/15
Moon alters feeding patterns

Moon alters feeding patterns

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast the last three days of March and the beginning of April includes the waxing full moon phase, the lunar orbit apogee and a weather forecast that could not be any better for anglers.
Published: 03/29/15
Ashton signs with McNeese

Ashton signs with McNeese

The McNeese State University rodeo team recently announced the addition of four members to the 2015-2016 team.
Published: 03/29/15
Streaks swing to victory

Streaks swing to victory

AVON PARK — The Sebring boys captured the Class 2A-District 11 tennis championship on Thursday, holding off Cape Coral by a final score of 20-18.
Published: 03/28/15
Buttonwood Bay hosts pickleball tournament

Buttonwood Bay hosts pickleball tournament

The first pickleball tournament played on the new Buttonwood Bay pickleball courts took place last Saturday, with play beginning at 8 a.m. The ladies come out first for the double elimination event. Four teams battled to win each game in the two-out-...
Published: 03/28/15