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‘He was doing what he was meant to do.’ Bradenton mourns death of 20-year-old soldier  Bradenton Herald

Manatee High School graduate and U.S. Army Ranger Austin Stump dies and his body returns home.



Hurricane Dorian: Sarasota and Manatee shelters and evacuation zones  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

See the complete list of hurricane shelters for Sarasota County and Manatee County, as well as evacuation zone maps.



Free sandbags available as rain keeps falling on Bradenton. Roads remain mostly open for now  Bradenton Herald

After several days of rain, sandbags are available and roads in Manatee County are a little wet, some becoming flooded. However there are no road closures ...



Winter Haven High School Teacher Well Known in Film Industry  Bay News 9

POLK COUNTY, Fla. — Winter Haven High School teacher Joe Phoebus has more than 30 film credits in visual effects, but he traded in the lucrative career to ...



'He was living his dream,' says mom as remains of PFC Austin Stump come home  Bradenton Herald

Draped in an American flag, the casket carrying the remains of 20-year-old PFC Austin Stump, an Army Ranger and a 2017 graduate of Manatee High School, ...



HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: In Manatee County, a classic rivalry is back ... Southeast vs. Manatee  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON. None of the football players currently playing for Manatee and Southeast High were even born when the rivalry between the two schools was in ...



Grades are out, and Manatee School District kept its B. How did your school do?  Bradenton Herald

Manatee County School District has once again maintained its B grade during the 2018-2019 school year. Schools and their districts learned how they fared on ...



Here’s how Manatee County high schools fared in state, national rankings  Bradenton Herald

U.S. News and World Report released a list of the “Best High Schools” in the country. Here is where Manatee County Schools fell on the list in Florida and ...



Former Manatee High principal Chad Choate dies  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Chad Choate Sr., an influential principal at Manatee High School and loyal fan of the football program who went decades without missing a game, died in his ...



18-year-old Manatee High student dies after driver runs a red light while leaving previous crash  ABC Action News

BRADENTON, Fla. — A teenager in Manatee County was killed and several other people were injured Saturday night when a man running from an earlier crash ...



Manatee’s outstanding high school seniors honored at 2019 Golden Herald Awards  Bradenton Herald

The 42nd annual Golden Herald Awards recognized 118 high school seniors for their contributions to Manatee County.



Manatee High School grad is now a Navy instructor  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

A 2011 Manatee High School graduate and Bradenton native in the U.S. Navy supports the nation's nuclear deterrence mission.Petty Officer 2nd Class Oscar ...



Air Force Association honors Manatee High School teacher  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The Florida west coast chapter of the Air Force Association recently honored Patricia Zalo as its 2019 Manatee School District STEM Teacher of the Year. Zalo is ...



December Chalkboard Champion for Manatee County: Mrs. Eskildsen from Manatee High  WWSB

We head to Bradenton for December's Manatee County Chalkboard Champion. ABC7′s Jacqueline Matter takes us to Manatee High School to meet orchestra ...



Manatee finally gets clarity on state of school buildings  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The assessment identifies thousands of building deficiencies but also credits Manatee for keeping schools in better shape than other districts.



HS students in Bradenton make tiny homes for homeless  ABC Action News

The teacher said they got the idea after hearing about the homeless population in the Manatee County School District. Administrators believe about 800 students ...



HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Jacquez Green, a former Tampa Bay Buc and Florida Gator is Manatees offensive coordinator  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON — A few of the Manatee High School football players checked out for themselves the highlights on YouTube. Others got the skinny from relatives ...



The DeSoto Grand Parade is almost here. Here’s everything you need to know for the big day  Bradenton Herald

Here come the beads. Manatee County's biggest, brightest parade will march the streets of Bradenton on Saturday. The DeSoto Grand Parade tops off a month ...



Sarasota/Manatee high school athletes honored  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Olympian Gabby Douglas tells athletes 'Be yourself' at Herald-Tribune's Best of HT Preps Awards. SARASOTA --Be yourself was the theme at the Fourth Annual ...



Manatee announces principals for new schools  Bradenton Herald

Two current principals in Manatee County will transfer to newly-constructed schools next year, and a district administrator is slated to become the principal of an ...



Photos: Manatee High School Class of 2018 Graduation  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[1/43] Herald-Tribune photo/Carla Varisco. The pouring rain slowed to allow Manatee High School seniors celebrate their Class of 2018 Commencement ...



They were pioneers at Manatee High School. Saturday, they will reunite  Bradenton Herald

The Manatee High School Class of 1952 is preparing to celebrate the 65th anniversary of its graduation. The class will be joined by members of the Class of ...



The annual DeSoto Grand Parade is Saturday. Here are 5 things to know before you go  Bradenton Herald

Here come the beads. Manatee County's biggest, brightest parade will march the streets of Bradenton this Saturday. The DeSoto Grand Parade tops off a month ...



Construction costs soar for Manatee schools  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Projects during last three years are 84 percent over budget.



The history behind the names of every Sarasota-Manatee high school sports venue  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Have you ever seen a name outside a field, gymnasium or sports complex and wondered who that person was? The 2018-19 high school sports year kicks off ...



Manatee High School named 10News School of the Week powered by Duke Energy Florida  WTSP 10 News

This week, we spent time on the campus of Manatee High School in Bradenton.



Bradenton High Schooler Killed in Deadly Crash; Others Injured  Bay News 9

BRADENTON, Fla. — Flowers, balloons, and tears have been accumulating at a crash site in Bradenton after an 18-year-old was killed. Victoria Mobley, 18 ...



Bayshore High student charged with bringing loaded gun to school  Miami Herald

A Bayshore High School student was arrested Tuesday and charged with bringing a loaded gun to the school, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.



Former Manatee School Board member dies at age 83  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

MANATEE COUNTY — Walter Miller, a former member of the Manatee County School Board and a longtime district administrator who oversaw the construction ...



Millennials find their voice in Manatee County government  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

“The county was planning for the future with the people who are going to inherit that future.” MANATEE COUNTY – Four years ago, then-Manatee County ...



Principal shuffle will lead to new heads at Manatee High and Bayshore High  Bradenton Herald

Manatee High School and Bayshore High School will have new principals on July 1, the School District of Manatee County announced Friday afternoon.



PREP FOOTBALL: Manatee offense has plenty of options  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

'Canes' attack starts with Fordham, but can come from 8 different athletes playing almost any position. BRADENTON. The Manatee High football offense is as ...



Anderson: New Manatee high schools mascot needs to be Snooty  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

I've got it. I've got the perfect name: The Epic High School Fighting Snooties.I'm not kidding either. Manatee County's newest high school must be named in ...



Confederate flag confiscated during Spirit Week at Manatee High School  Bradenton Herald

A Confederate flag was confiscated from a Manatee High School student Wednesday during “Spirit Week” after other students complained. Images on social ...



PREP FOOTBALL: Manatee one-two punch KOs Palmetto  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON. The Manatee High football team unleashed plenty of weapons, starting with speedy Napoleon Harris and ending with Kyree Jones, a 5-foot-9, ...



Sarasota, Manatee closer to dual enrollment deal with USFSM  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Both Sarasota and Manatee County School Districts are considering agreements with USFSM that could allow students to take dual enrollment courses on their ...



Ann McDonald Named Manatee County Principal of the Year  The Bradenton Times

The School District of Manatee County announced this week that Ann McDonald of Sugg Middle School in West Bradenton will be recognized as the District ...



Confederate flag sparks Black Lives Matter protest at high school; superintendent sends message to parents  Bradenton Herald

A day after a student's Confederate flag was confiscated, black students held a protest at Manatee High School on Thursday.



Video: FSU football coach Willie Taggart praises Manatee High School  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Before he became head football coach for Florida State University, Willie Taggart said he was “blessed to go to one of the best schools in the country, Manatee ...



High school footballers accused of sex assault  ABC Action News

Bradenton Police arrested two Manatee High School football players, and accused them of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl. According to detectives ...



Father-Son Duo Wrestle for Manatee's Gugliemini  Bay News 9

Dan and sophomore Tylynn Lukens are first father-son duo to wrestle for Gugliemini.



VIDEO: Bradenton’s DeSoto parade brings out thousands of people  WWSB

Did you miss the DeSoto parade last night? Well, you sure missed a treat!



Former Manatee High football coach Joe Kinnan sues school board, former officials  Bradenton Herald

Former Manatee High football coach Joe Kinnan has filed a lawsuit against the Manatee County School Board and former officials claiming libel and slander.



Manatee Sheriff’s Office ‘devastated’ by passing of long-time spokesman  Bradenton Herald

Long-time Manatee County Sheriff's Office spokesman Dave Bristow died of natural causes Sunday night, according to an announcement Monday from the ...



Bradenton’s newest hotel opened Friday. The views it offers will never get old  Bradenton Herald

After a 16-month construction period, the $23 million, eight-story SpringHill Suites by Marriott hotel, offering a panoramic view of the Manatee River and a rooftop ...



Bradenton's school resource officers unveil cars designed by Manatee High students  Bradenton Herald

Bradenton's School Resource Officers will cruise the city in style now, after two Manatee High School seniors created a new design for the 2015 Dodge ...



Teen murder suspect charged earlier this year with Snapchat threat against Manatee High  Bradenton Herald

Joe Clerjuste, 17, the Bradenton teenager wanted for murder in connection to the shooting deaths of two of his friends was arrested in Denver, CO, Thursday, ...



Bradenton’s DeSoto Grand Parade celebrates legacy of America’s veterans in 80th year  Bradenton Herald

The DeSoto Grand Parade celebrated the legacy of veterans in Bradenton in its 80th year. The celebration kicked off at Manatee High Saturday evening and ...



Anderson: Football player suspended for trying to live a better life  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sportscaster Dick Vitale says Braden River's Knowledge McDaniel was punished for doing nothing wrong. Knowledge McDaniel, as a high school junior, carved ...



Photos: 2017 Manatee High School Graduation  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

[1/39] Herald-Tribune photo/Carla Varisco. Ashley Cabrera and some 500 Manatee High School seniors graduated Saturday evening on the Hurricane's football ...



Ex-Manatee High standout, now a youth coach, arrested after cops say they found drugs, gun in car  Bradenton Herald

Deputies arrested a Pee Wee football coach and former Manatee High School standout receiver last week after investigators said they found marijuana and a ...



Bradenton Police To Increase Patrols At Schools In Wake Of Threat  Bradenton, FL Patch

Manatee, Southeast High Schools Receive Threats - Bradenton, FL - Bradenton Police detectives are investigating a threat against Manatee High School made ...



Ron Allen: A worthy choice for Manatee Chamber of Commerce honor  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Ron Allen and Bob Bartz both rank among the transcendent business and community leaders in Manatee County. When Allen arrived in Bradenton from ...



Manatee High School football head coaching applicants  Bradenton Herald

Manatee High School is searching for its next head football coach this spring. While athletic director Danielle LaPoint and principal Don Sauer did not return ...



Yusuf Shakir named Manatee High football coach  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON. Yusuf Shakir has swapped one tradition-rich football program for another. On Thursday, Shakir was officially named the new head coach at ...



Beloved Bradenton burger joint is for sale. Its future in downtown is unknown  Bradenton Herald

Council's Burgers, Beer and Billiards in Bradenton is again for sale. Owners Kimberly Duffy and Sandi Wagner, who bought the 93-year-old landmark in 2017, ...



Tennis courts at King Middle School to be named after longtime Manatee High coach  Bradenton Herald

On Tuesday, the Manatee County School Board may decide to name the tennis courts at King Middle School, used by Manatee High School's tennis teams, after ...



Bradenton endorses master plan for Riverwalk extension  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON — The Bradenton City Council on Wednesday endorsed a master plan for an eastward extension of the popular Riverwalk. In doing so, it also ...



22 best events in Sarasota-Bradenton now through April  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Festivals, fairs and more fun January through April in Sarasota and Manatee counties.



Manatee High football coach John Booth is resigning  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON. As much as John Booth loves football, or to be more specific, football at Manatee High, he loves his family more. So in what he called a ...



Commentary: A shifty game of Three-card Monte at Manatee County Schools  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Dave Miner, current Manatee County School Board member, once showed up at a meeting with a chainsaw. He said he wanted to cut through all of the, well, ...



Manatee High assistant football coach investigated - News  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Rod Frazier, Manatee High assistant football coach, is accused of improperly touching a student and sending her text messages.



Death of Dave Bristow, the voice of Manatee County, leaves un-fillable void  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

For more than 30 years, there's one voice that's echoed through Joe Kinnan Field during Hurricanes games at Manatee High School.



Manatee High School students hold mock presidential debate before Florida primary  Bradenton Herald

Government students at Manatee High School got a first-hand look at democracy on Monday, as they took on presidential candidate personas and held a mock ...



Former Manatee High coach and teacher acquitted  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Colby West, a former teacher and boys soccer coach, was found not guilty of a 2014 driving-while-impaired charge.



Buchanan Honors Local Educators  Sarasota

The Congressional Teacher Awards, established by Buchanan in 2014, are given out annually to special Suncoast teachers for their outstanding achievements ...



BOYS BASKETBALL: Mooney finds its new coach in Connecticut  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Veteran coach John Luzzi, 49, feels he will fit in nicely with Cougars.



Dangerous intersection causing concern for residents of one Bradenton neighborhood  WWSB

Residents in one Bradenton neighborhood concerned with a dangerous intersection.



Bradenton Christian to construct state-of-the-art athletic complex  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON. Bradenton Christian School received approval Wednesday to begin constructing a new sports complex at the school. “We're kind of excited now,” ...



Integration a tough path for Lincoln Memorial High School  Bradenton Herald

Up until integration in 1969, Lincoln Memorial was the only high school for black students in Manatee County. Moody Johnson remembers starting at Lincoln ...



Bilter: Booker film at festival inspiring  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Last week I attended the Sarasota Film Festival on an invite to see the documentary “Into the Storm,” by film students from Booker High School. These brave ...



Seeking fine dining in a comfortable setting? This new restaurant hungers to please  Bradenton Herald

Château 13 Restaurant & Wine Bar opens at 535 13th St. W., Bradenton. It brings some of the best western European cuisine to the heart of Bradenton.



Only the best: Locals recommend their absolute favorite restaurants in Manatee County  Bradenton Herald

We asked members of our Facebook group Manatee Eats to weigh in on their absolute favorite place to dine in Manatee County. Here's which restaurants ...



Demarcus Christmas: 4 facts about the Seattle Seahawks 2019 NFL Draft pick  Tallahassee.com

Four things to know about Florida State football defensive tackle, 2019 NFL Draft prospect Demarcus Christmas.



These people want your vote for a seat on Manatee's school board  Bradenton Herald

Eight people are vying for three seats on the School Board of Manatee County, including the three incumbents. The qualifying period, a time when candidates ...



Manatee County School Board OKs $400,000 for Bob Gagnon  Bradenton Herald

The Manatee County School Board approved a $400000 settlement for Bob and Melissa Gagnon on Tuesday, closing a contentious lawsuit against the Manatee ...



Manatee High mourns loss of tennis coach Brian McAllister  Bradenton Herald

Brian McAllister spent nearly half of his life with the Manatee High School tennis program, spending two decades as the head coach of the Hurricanes after ...



COLUMN: McKnight on a rocky mountain high  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

When Kelvin McKnight stepped onto the campus of Manatee High School, he planned to make a name for himself playing football for the Hurricanes.He quickly ...



ArtSlam Returns to Downtown Bradenton With Interactive Art  The Sarasota Post

Downtown Bradenton's Old Main Street will be transformed into an interactive art zone during Realize Bradenton's 10th annual ArtSlam, March 2, 2019, 9 a.m.–4 ...



Obit: Dr. William Bashaw  The Bradenton Times

Dr. William Howard Bashaw, 91, passed away on February 9, 2019.



Kennedy faces challenger in school board election  Bradenton Herald

A lifelong resident is challenging an incumbent for his District 2 seat on the School Board of Manatee County. Board member Charlie Kennedy served as the ...



State House District 71: Will Robinson  YourObserver.com

Age: 42. Education: Graduate of Manatee High School. Graduate of The University Notre Dame with a degree in finance and graduate of the Stetson College of ...



Legendary Florida football coach sues school for defamation, conspiracy  USA TODAY High School Sports

One of the most successful coaches in Florida's storied prep football history filed a lawsuit against members of his former school's administration this week, citing ...



Bradenton Blues Festival announces 2019 lineup  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON — The Friendly City has been hosting its annual blues festival along the Manatee River since 2012 and each year the waterfront grounds reach ...



Book tells of Terra Ceia Island settlers  Observer News

By CARL MARIO NUDI. Native residents of Manatee County are proud of their local heritage, with some tracing their family roots back five or more generations.



Taggart: Noles in Bradenton a chance to step out of comfort zone  WCTV

This week is a bit of a homecoming for Florida State head coach Willie Taggart as the Seminoles are practicing this week at the IMG Academy in Bradenton.



Smooth sailing at Manatee, Palmetto after protests  Bradenton Herald

With no issues, homecoming and football games at Manatee and Palmetto high schools continued as planned Friday following a few tough days of school.



These Golden Herald winners are looking forward to a bright future in Manatee  Bradenton Herald

Nearly 150 high school students were honored during the 41st annual Golden Herald Awards ceremony Thursday night. Each of the nominees was honored for ...



Two months before slayings, suspect broke into home. He was with one of the victims, cops say  Bradenton Herald

The Bradenton teenager charged in the shooting that killed two of his friends was with one of the victims in May when he was arrested for breaking into another ...



De Soto Heritage Grand Parade: Here's map of the parade route  Bradenton Herald

How big a deal is the DeSoto Heritage Grand Parade? The population of Bradenton is a bit over 50,000. Every year, the parade attracts somewhere between ...



Bradenton Kiwanis award scholarships for service  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Bradenton Kiwanis Club recognized eight students from local high schools with scholarships for their outstanding *service* as Key Club members, on June 19.



Teen double murder suspect back in Manatee County, cops say  Bradenton Herald

A Bradenton teenager implicated in the shooting deaths of two friends late last month has been transported back to Manatee County from Colorado, the sheriff's ...



New to Manatee restaurant scene, this family-owned cafe offers traditional Italian cuisine  Bradenton Herald

A new restaurant, Villa Italia Cafe, recently opened at 2808 10th Street West in Palmetto, FL. The cafe is closed on Mondays and open Tuesday-Sunday and ...



Manatee Deputies: Pee-wee coach had pot for sale  WFLA

The head coach of a pee-wee football team in Manatee County is no longer running his players through drills.



JACKI DEZELSKI: The Manatee chambers list of state legislative priorities  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

This morning, the Manatee Chamber of Commerce is hosting our local state legislative delegation at a roundtable event designed to spark discussion between ...



Kinnan retires after email that reads like a hail-Mary pass  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Legendary football coach stepped down Thursday, after 29 years at the school and two days after an election-day plea. He was 10 wins away from 300.



His two friends confronted him over a drug deal, cops say. Two of them ended up dead  Bradenton Herald

A argument between three Bradenton teenagers over a prior drug deal ended in gunfire last month, leaving two dead and the third charged with murder.



He drives for show and dough  Bay News 9

The tee box in professional golf, the pros focused, the fans quiet, waiting for contact. We see it on television every week. Now imagine a golf event where the ...



So long, sweet summer. School is back in session on Thursday  Bradenton Herald

The 2017-18 school year begins in Manatee County on Thursday. Here is a look at what to expect as 50000 students make their return to school.



A Manatee schools leader's fall from grace - News  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

When the district was in deep crisis, Bob Gagnon became its face. A year later, he is no longer its face -- or in it at all.



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