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Tuesday, Jul 07, 2015

Local Sports

Ruman continues to roll in Trans Am series

Ruman continues to roll in Trans Am series

Amy Ruman, in the No. 23 McNichols Company Chevrolet Corvette, captured her fifth TA class victory of the year with a win in the Ryan Companies Independence Day Classic at Brainerd International Raceway, overcoming class traffic, less than ideal trac...
Published: 07/07/15
Earnhardt wins at Dayona

Earnhardt wins at Dayona

DAYTONA BEACH — A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon’s safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway.
Published: 07/07/15
Serena cruises past Venus

Serena cruises past Venus

LONDON — Serena Williams extended her mastery over big sister Venus, and kept alive her bid for Grand Slam history.
Published: 07/07/15
Many happy returns

Many happy returns

SEBRING — When people talk about great returns at the Thakkar Tennis Center, they’re not necessarily talking about a tennis shot. They might just be refering to the return of Horace Watkis, who is back as tennis pro after a relatively s...
Published: 07/07/15
Aldridge chooses San Antonio

Aldridge chooses San Antonio

LaMarcus Aldridge got the answers he needed from the San Antonio Spurs.
Published: 07/06/15
Williams match highlights day

Williams match highlights day

LONDON — One five-time Wimbledon champion is guaranteed to reach the quarterfinals. Another is assured of elimination.
Published: 07/06/15
12 Hours voted 7th-best race

12 Hours voted 7th-best race

The racing community is usually the first to tell people what an incredible spectacle the 12 Hours of Sebring.
Published: 07/06/15
Special STARS hit the lanes at Heartland Bowl

Special STARS hit the lanes at Heartland Bowl

SEBRING — Highlands Little Theatre singer/actress Sydney Hitt performed the national anthem for the Special STARS Highlands County Games on June 27 at Heartland Bowl.
Published: 07/06/15
A holiday tradition

A holiday tradition

SEBRING — For many people the Fourth of July conjures up images of fireworks and backyard barbecues. In Sebring, the Fourth of July also means the annual Firecracker 5K at Highlands Hammock State Park.
Published: 07/05/15
Dennis wins opening stage

Dennis wins opening stage

UTRECHT, Netherlands — Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France in record speed in the individual time trial on Saturday, while defending Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali gained some precious time on his main rivals....
Published: 07/05/15