All posts tagged "dr. phillips"

  • Lily Rosa was eager to get her ticket.
    Windermere Police writes citations for child bicyclists

    To maintain its reputation for issuing lots of tickets, the Windermere Police Department is moving from cracking down on motorists to a new demographic its officers intend to profile: child bicyclists. Students bicycling to nearby schools will...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • WHAT-WE-LEARNED-JUMBO
    PREVIEW: Legacy goes on road for big game, other Week Nine contests

    WEEK NINE GAME OF THE WEEK: Legacy Charter (5-2) at Santa Fe Catholic (3-3), 7 p.m. Although they are not eligible for the Sunshine State Athletic Conference’s playoffs, the Legacy Charter Eagles are having a strong season...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • DSC_3419-JUMBO
    District-by-district analysis: Races clearer following Week Eight results

    Editor’s note: Records referenced in this article are district records unless otherwise noted. There are just three weeks remaining in the 2014 regular season, with the final games for most high-school football programs scheduled for the evening...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • ZACK-JUSTICE-JUMBO
    DP golfer Zack Justice hits his stride

    It’s been a nice little stretch late in the season for Dr. Phillips junior Zack Justice. Justice placed first as an individual at the West Metro Conference Tournament on Oct. 8, shooting one-under par 71, and followed...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • Legacy High School crowned its 2014 Homecoming royalty Oct. 3. Senior Anna Shollenbarger was crowned queen, and senior Dillan Hudson was crowned king.
    Class Notes 10.23.14

    + OCPS outpaces state, nation in exams According to the recent release of the 2013-14 Advanced Placement test participation and performance, the number of Orange County Public Schools students taking AP tests increased by 16% over the previous...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • WINTER GARDEN
    Winter Garden to throw Halloween bash

    Winter Garden will present its annual HalloweenFest from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, along Plant Street downtown. Children are invited to go trick-or-treating with the merchants and play games, take a hay ride and enjoy...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • OUR_TOWN
    Locals compete in beauty pageant

    Joyce Mary Ratcliff, of Orlando, Susan Ratcliff, of Ocoee, and Emily Brooke Ratcliff, 13, of Ocoee, recently competed in Beauties for the Cure National Beauty Pageant in Kissimmee. They all brought home the crown and national title...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • SPORTS
    Sidelines 10.23.14

    + Pop Warner playoff teams announcedThis past Sunday marked the end of the regular season for area Pop Warner football teams and, for some, the beginning of the playoffs.Mid-Florida Pop Warner announced its playoff teams following the...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • OPINION
    OUR VIEW: It’s all about performance

    We often have noted that elections are referenda on incumbents’ performance.  If they have performed satisfactorily and competently and continue to offer a governing philosophy that aligns with our nation’s founding principles — that is, a defense...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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  • LETTERS
    LETTER: Amendment 1 critical to our future

    Dear Editor: This is to respectfully provide my opposition to your negative opinion of Amendment 1 and your advice to vote no. Anyone who has witnessed the rampant destruction of natural ecosystems, destruction of valuable wetlands and pollution...

    • Posted October 23, 2014
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