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Friday, Mar 06, 2015

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Highlands Ridge takes league championship

Highlands Ridge takes league championship

SEBRING — On Sunday the top five teams in the South Central Florida Pickleball League met at the Sun ‘n Lake courts to determine this year’s league champions.
Published: 03/04/15

Excellent full moon fishing ahead

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the second half of the first week of March continues to give anglers exactly what they have been waiting for all winter long, an excellent fishing-weather forecast and the full moon phase, which arrives Thu...
Published: 03/04/15

Busy week at SIR

SEBRING INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY — Audi and Nissan are among the teams testing this week at Sebring International Raceway. The testing sessions, closed to the public, will continue through Friday.
Published: 03/02/15
Ruman holds off challengers to win Foametix 100

Ruman holds off challengers to win Foametix 100

It was Amy Ruman and the No. 23 McNichols Company Chevrolet Corvette who emerged victorious at the FOAMETIX Trans Am 100 at Sebring International Raceway on Sunday. She took the checkered flag at the front of the record setting 69-car field, after a ...
Published: 03/03/15

Seniors softball players going strong

In 70-and-over softball action last Tuesday, Jason Andrews All-State Insurance defeated the Buttonwood Bay Rebels 18-14. They were led by strong hitting of Don Lariviere, Gene Phillips, Rich Godfrey and Eddie Linberg. Rudy Pribble was pitcher of rec...
Published: 03/03/15
District domination

District domination

All three county high school wrestling teams came up with some big performances in their respective district wrestling meets. When all was said and done, there were five district champions and 25 wrestlers who kept their season alive by placing in th...
Published: 03/03/15
Streaks win Heartland Conference

Streaks win Heartland Conference

SEBRING — The Sebring girls made it seven straight Heartland Conference championships, as they were able to hold off the Hardee Wildcats in Saturday’s doubles to claim the overall championship.
Published: 03/03/15
Inaugural run/walk reiterates message of peace

Inaugural run/walk reiterates message of peace

AVON PARK — Dwayne Council Sr. has made a positive impact on the lives of countless young adults.
Published: 03/01/15
Updated: 03/02/15
Ruman claims TA pole

Ruman claims TA pole

SEBRING — Amy Ruman claimed the pole for today’s Trans Am’s Foametix Trans Am 100 at Sebring International Raceway with a fast lap of 2:01.183 seconds on Saturday at Sebring Raceway.
Published: 03/01/15
Raybestos Powertrain back in Trans Am

Raybestos Powertrain back in Trans Am

An iconic sponsor returns to Trans Am racing with one of the most accomplished racers in the history of the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA). Raybestos Powertrain — and its red, white, and blue paint scheme made famous in the 1990s by Dorsey ...
Published: 03/01/15