All posts tagged "windermere"

  • TIGER-WOODS-JUMBO
    Tiger Woods Foundation announces sponsor change for Windermere golf event

    WINDERMERE — Tiger Woods returned to his old stomping grounds Sept. 15 to announce that the Tiger Woods Foundation’s World Challenge, an annual event dating back to 2000  that is coming to Isleworth Golf & Country Club...

    • Posted September 15, 2014
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  • OBITS
    Obituary: Doris Evelyn Grimes

    Doris Evelyn Grimes died peacefully on Aug. 30, 2014, with her daughter, Dorilyn Grimes Pazera; son, Timothy Bruce Grimes; and granddaughter, Kristy Bracewell Carroll, at her bedside. Doris was born Aug. 18, 1929, to Bruce Fenner Sharp...

    • Posted September 15, 2014
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  • DSC_2797
    Saturday Morning Quarterback: Week Three report

    Here are the scores from tonight’s high school football action: Game of the Week —  Windermere Prep 46,  Seffner Christian 20 It didn’t take long for the Lakers (2-0, 2-0 division) to assert themselves in this one —...

    • Posted September 13, 2014
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  • German
    Final report issued on murder of Windermere police officer

    The Orange County Sheriff’s Office last week released its final investigative report on the March 22 murder of Windermere Police Officer Robert “Robbie” German. The report states that German, 31, was shot and killed by either Brandon...

    • Posted September 12, 2014
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  • WP Swim CP Featured
    Youth movement: Trio of two freshmen and an eighth grader will lead Windermere Prep girls swimming

    WINDERMERE — Overlooking the on-campus pool at Windermere Prep is a record board. Subtly tucked under a walkway overhead, its presence looms large for the swimmers who train and compete at the facility.  The board is adorned...

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • GOTW featured
    Preview: Windermere Prep hosts Seffner Christian to headline Week Three schedule

    Week Three Game of the Week: Seffner Christian (2-0, 1-0 in division) at Windermere Prep (1-0, 1-0 in division), 4:30 p.m. Windermere Prep had its first home game canceled, thanks to the storm that rolled through Central Florida...

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • Windermere's 9/11 Memorial Monument. Photo by Tony Judnich
    Remembering the fallen

    This evening, candles will burn softly as Windermere Mayor Gary Bruhn leads the town’s annual service that honors the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The event, which also will celebrate America, starts at 7...

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • SEPT 11-JUMBO
    OBSERVED: Reflections on the day that changed the world

    I was only 23 years old — just one year into my job as a staff writer for the East County Observer, which covers Manatee and Sarasota counties. I got into hyperlocal community news specifically because I had...

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • McDoom_Featured
    Saturday Morning Quarterback: Week Two report

    Here are the scores from tonight’s varsity football games (coverage area programs in bold): Game of the Week: Dr. Phillips 43, Olympia 10 State-ranked Dr. Phillips overcame persistent rainfall — and a gutsy effort by host Olympia —...

    • Posted September 5, 2014
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  • Foundation FB Week 1 036-JUMBO
    Foundation Academy hopes to bounce back from lopsided defeat

    LAKELAND – Head coach Brad Lord likes to keep an eye on Foundation Academy’s October district football schedule, but the Lions had more pressing issues before Week One was barely in the books. Lord and his staff...

    • Posted September 4, 2014
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