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Saturday, Feb 28, 2015

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Hand glad to be with Ganassi

Hand glad to be with Ganassi

Set to return home after racing in the 2014 Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda at Road Atlanta, Joey Hand rushed to congratulate a few friends shortly after the checkered flag waved.
Published: 02/18/15

Weather dampens fishing forecast

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the second half of the week doesn’t look very good despite the new moon arriving today and the lunar orbit perigee Thursday.
Published: 02/18/15
Gordon takes Daytona 500 pole

Gordon takes Daytona 500 pole

DAYTONA BEACH — The qualifying session for NASCAR’s biggest race of the year was lambasted by Tony Stewart as “a complete embarrassment” and called a “cute show” by Clint Bowyer.
Published: 02/17/15
Janzen edges Bryant on Champions Tour

Janzen edges Bryant on Champions Tour

NAPLES — Lee Janzen had a good feeling about his 8-foot putt on the No. 18 hole.
Published: 02/17/15

Softball season going strong

The other Tuesday game saw Fairmount Services upending the Alan Jay Cubs 24-21. Alan Jay’s late rally fell just short with the bases loaded in the last inning. The Fairmount Services Red Sox were led by Gallo Gonzalex, who had four hits and ea...
Published: 02/17/15
Streaks visit Golden Gate

Streaks visit Golden Gate

At the beginning of a new season, most coaches state that they want to win districts. Sebring’s Princeton Harris wasn’t of them, however, as he always had higher aspirations for his team. While talk of a trip to the state finals may hav...
Published: 02/17/15
Patriots pounce on Panthers

Patriots pounce on Panthers

AVON PARK — South Florida State College watched an early lead evaporate under a barrage of hits as College of Central Florida cruised to a 13-6 win on Friday at Panther Field.
Published: 02/15/15
American Ligety wins giant slalom

American Ligety wins giant slalom

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. — Ted Ligety’s mood in the starting gate? Tranquil, of all things.
Published: 02/15/15
Dragons blank Bulldogs

Dragons blank Bulldogs

AVON PARK — Even though it’s still the preseason, Friday’s Bill Jarrett Ford Early Bird Classic game against DeSoto was an important one to the Lake Placid Green Dragons. After a pair of tough losses to open the tournament, the G...
Published: 02/15/15

Good fishing next three days

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for the third week of February will give anglers the best lunar factors of the month and seasonally normal winter weather with every day producing medium to high winds except one day, Monday. So all fishing fac...
Published: 02/15/15