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Seminole High Students Wore Offensive "Alien" Costumes  Bay News 9

School officials call the alien costumes that two Seminole High Students wore for "Extra-Terrestrial Day" offensive and culturally insensitive.

C-SPAN Bus makes stop at Seminole High School  Tampa Bay Newspapers

The C-SPAN Bus visited Seminole High School as part of its Top Teachers Tour Nov. 30.

Seminole High School band program to host golf fundraiser  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Seminole High School's Warhawk Band will host its second annual charity golf tournament Monday, March 18, at the Bayou Club, 7979 Bayou Club Blvd.

Seminole High students launch cafe, store in bid to keep kids on campus, boost pride  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Their latest project, Wally's Food Joint, launched March 4. The students worked with outside vendors, Food Services, the Seminole High School cafeteria and ...

Vaping at epidemic levels prompts Seminole town hall meeting  WFLA

They're addictive and they can kill. Vaping is at epidemic levels at Tampa Bay area middle and high schools.

Seminole students disciplined for wearing 'Mexican' costumes on alien day  WFLA

The Pinellas County School District is investigating an incident where two Seminole High School students went to school dressed up as Mexicans for ...

Jane Lucas steps up as principal at Seminole High School  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Seminole High School started the 2018-2019 school year with a new principal – Jane Lucas.

Seminole grad stars in music video by Marshmello  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Those who remember Shadia Martin from her time at Seminole High School likely recall her as a shy but talented and creative student with a penchant for ...

Seminole High School student accused of engaging in sex act with another student  WFTV Orlando

A Seminole High School student is behind bars, accused of performing a sex act on another student while on campus during school hours.

Hoax threat at Seminole High School prompts code yellow  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Seminole High School was put on a code yellow Tuesday afternoon after a student called in a hoax threat, according to Seminole County Public Schools ...

Ranking the New York Mets top 10 prospects as season nears midway point  Elite Sports NY

As we close in on the 2019 season's halfway point, let's check in on the progress of the New York Mets of the future.

Osceola boys soccer scores rare victory over rival Seminole to net title  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Osceola Fundamental High School defeated its rival Seminole High School on Jan. 22 to take home the Pinellas County Athletic Conference boys' soccer ...

Like father, like son: Rick and Ryan Masi lead local high school soccer teams to state tournament  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Both Rick Masi and his son, Ryan, helped lead their respective teams — SHS boys soccer and Indian Rocks Christian School's girls — to the state tournament.

Student arrested, accused of sex act with underage girl in stairwell at Seminole High School  Orlando Sentinel

A Sanford teen was arrested after a girl claimed he forced her to perform oral sex on him in a Seminole High School stairwell, according to police.

2019 MLB Draft: Mets pick tracker  Amazin' Avenue

Keep track of all of the Mets' picks in the 2019 draft here.

Warhawk marching band wins state championship | Schools  Tampa Bay Newspapers

For the first time in more than a decade, the Seminole High School Warhawk marching band won the Class 4A state championship Nov. 17 at Tropicana Field.

Electrify Your Strings! Rock Orchestra Experience comes to Seminole High  Tampa Bay Newspapers

SEMINOLE - International recording artist and Emmy award winning composer Mark Wood, an original member of the multiplatinum selling Trans-Siberian ...

Seminole High School starts fundraising campaign to remodel worn-down football field  Mysanfordherald

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2018 Seminole Year in Review: City Council controversies, groundbreakings, closings and openings highlight year  Tampa Bay Newspapers

SEMINOLE – As 2018 comes to a close, let's take a look at some of Seminole's major headlines from the past year.

Pow Wow Festival & Parade returns to Seminole for 51st year  Tampa Bay Newspapers

SEMINOLE — The 51st annual Pow Wow Festival & Parade, the city of Seminole's oldest and largest event, will take place Friday, March 8 through Sunday, ...

Pinellas County schools announce graduation dates | Schools  Tampa Bay Newspapers

High school seniors throughout Pinellas are preparing to receive their diplomas. Graduation ceremonies are scheduled during the month of May throughout the ...

Authorities investigating multiple bomb threats in Central Florida  WESH 2 Orlando

Authorities are investigating multiple bomb threats in Central Florida and across the United States. The Orlando Police Department said it is aware of emailed ...

Seminole Wednesday Market to launch Nov. 7 | Seminole  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Seminole foodies rejoice! A new weekly farmers market launches in November at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Complex, 9100 113th St. N.The Seminole ...

Former MLB exec Adam Fisher on why 3rd-rounder Matthew Allan is 'linchpin' of Mets' Draft

In a bold move, the Mets took RHP Matthew Allan in the third round (89th overall) of the just-completed MLB Draft. Viewed as the best high school pitcher in the ...

PSI High, Seminole's answer to boring schools, engages students with hands-on lessons  Orlando Sentinel

PSI HIgh, a new high school program in Seminole County, aims to engage students with hands-on projects and real-world problems they can solve. A $1 million ...

Varsity Football Week 11 Rewind: Seminole ends season by honoring fallen coach  Orlando Sentinel

Seminole played with heavy hearts Friday while West Orange aired it out against Ocoee and Edgewater took back the barrel with a win over Boone.

After 43-year run in Seminole, Allen Sports Center to close  Tampa Bay Newspapers

After 43 years in the Seminole community, Allen Sports Center, 6585 Seminole Blvd., will close the retail portion of its business.

Boys basketball district tournament scores and schedules  Orlando Sentinel

Boys basketball district tournaments scores and schedules for area teams.

Seminole High School GSA honors Pulse victim, SHS grad  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Nearly two years ago, Christopher Andrew Leinonen was one of 49 people killed in the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando.

After 43 years, Seminole’s Allen Sports Center will close its doors  Tampa Bay Times

Don Bates opened Allen Sports Center in 1975 and built it into a pillar of youth sports. The retail side will close Feb. 9.

Seminole kicks off school year with new campus for Millennium Middle  Orlando Sentinel

The Seminole County school district will kick off the 2018-19 school year by opening its first new school in eight years. The new Millennium Middle School is ...

Five HS pitchers to look out for in this year’s draft  MLB Daily Dish

Being a high school senior is tough. You're worried about finals, about losing all of your friends when you head off to college, about adapting to change once ...

US News Best High Schools 2019: Tampa Bay High School Rankings  Tampa, FL Patch

Local High Schools Make Elite US News List - Tampa, FL - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. Here's how schools in ...

Lake Mary High School student shoots, kills self in school auditorium, sheriff says  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

LAKE MARY, Fla. - Lake Mary High School was locked down Wednesday morning after an 11th-grade student fatally shot herself on campus, according to the ...

Seminole High says goodbye to a schoolhouse staple — the bell

SEMINOLE — Some stole glances at their cellphones, others peered down at their watches. They just knew second period was coming to an end. At 8:43 a.m., ...

Seminole High School student claims security guard body-slammed him  WFTV Orlando

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - A school security guard in Sanford is under investigation after the parents of a ninth-grader claimed he hit and then body-slammed ...

New Largo High baseball coach handles curveball to start season  Tampa Bay Newspapers

LARGO — Since becoming the new head coach for Largo High School baseball, Taylor Layner has overcome many obstacles in order to set a standard for the ...

Pinellas School News: Graduation ceremony marks achievements of online students  Tampa Bay Newspapers

SAFETY HARBOR – The 2018 graduating class of Safety Harbor Public Library's Career Online High School program received diplomas in an Aug.

Seminole High senior scores free Crocs for graduating class

Seminole High grad Sarah Agree asked the Crocs shoe company to supply shoes for her and all of her female classmates to wear to graduation, and the ...

Social media threat at Hagerty High School 'dealt with,' officials say  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

OVIEDO, Fla. - A recent social media threat made against Hagerty High School has been investigated and authorities have determined that students and staff ...

Seminole, Osceola High students protest gun violence  Tampa Bay Newspapers

SEMINOLE – Joining thousands of students across the country March 14, hundreds of teens attending Seminole High School and Osceola Fundamental High ...

At Seminole High, a new sculpture recalls a popular alum killed in Pulse shooting

SEMINOLE — With the help of a friend, Christine Leinonen lifted the black veil, revealing the bronze likeness of two clasped hands. First came the tears, and ...

Seminole County School Board District 1: Where the candidates stand  Orlando Sentinel

Advocating for better school security and vocational training, three current or former educators vie to represent Seminole County's District 1 on the school board.

4 Students Receive Minor Injuries In Clearwater School Bus Crash

Pinellas School Bus Rear Ends Truck - Pinellas Beaches, FL - Four high school students received minor injuries after their school bus crashed into the back of a ...

Sanford to honor baseball Hall-of-Famer Tim Raines — 'the greatest athlete to come out of Sanford'  Orlando Sentinel

Sanford native and baseball Hall-of-Famer Tim Raines will be honored by the city of Sanford on Saturday during the Tim Raines Day at Historic Sanford ...

Seminole High School coach sent parents athletes' GPAs, principal says  WFTV Orlando

A coach at Seminole High School sent personal information about other students to other student athletes.

Arrest made in shooting near Seminole High, police say  WKMG Orlando

A shooting near campus prompts officials to put Seminole High School on lockdown.

School chief: Seminole's focus on aviation will fill a need in the community  Orlando Sentinel

Seminole Schools Superintendent Walt Griffin writes that Aviation Maintenance will be a new program at Seminole High School in the 2018-2019 school year, ...

Former Seminole soccer player dies in car accident in PA  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A young woman from Seminole is being remembered after she was killed in a car crash in Pennsylvania.

In Pinellas, 13 schools enter 2018-19 with new principals

Several Pinellas County public schools will begin the year with new leadership. Below is a list of principals who have been assigned to their schools since May 1 ...

Balancing homework, home runs a challenge for students, parents  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Life can be a balancing act, especially if you are a teen trying to balance extracurricular activities and schoolwork. Some high school students, such as ...

Lockout status lifted from 4 Pinellas schools after report of gunshot  WFLA

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Four Pinellas County Schools are no longer on lockdown or lockout status after a nearby business owner reported hearing a ...

Central Florida's National Merit semifinalists announced  Orlando Sentinel

More than 100 Central Florida high school students are semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program, meaning their scores on the PSAT — a ...

Seminole High School student stabbed to death – Sanford police make arrest  Orlando Sentinel

Sanford police arrested a man who they say stabbed and killed a 16-year-old Seminole High School student on Tuesday.

New era at Career Academies of Seminole | Pinellas County  Tampa Bay Newspapers

With the new school year underway, change is in the air at Career Academies of Seminole.

Pow Wow history: Seminole's oldest and largest event celebrates 50 years  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Those involved with Seminole's original Pow Wow Festival in the late 1960s hardly recognize what the event has grown into today, 50 years later.After all, what ...

New gaming store and lounge M and M Video Games opens in Seminole  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Just in time for summer vacation, M and M Video Games, a gaming store and lounge, opened its doors in Oakhurst Plaza three weeks ago.

Umatilla names Zac Carter new football coach  Daily Commercial

Zac Carter, former head coach and assistant athletic director at Lake Mary Prep, has been named new head football coach at Umatilla High School.Carter ...

Playoff preview with Top 10 basketball district tournaments  Orlando Sentinel

Boys basketball listing of top 10 district tournaments includes 8A-5, with Edgewater and Windermere; 7A-5, with Mainland on top; 6A-13 with Bishop Moore ...

Dancers from a Largo studio enjoy spotlight at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade  Tampa Bay Newspapers

LARGO – Now that the brain freeze has subsided and they've thawed out, the five members of Tutterow Dance Academy who participated in New York City's ...

Seminole's Brett Phillips makes MLB debut | Seminole  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Hard work, focus and commitment. Those things 2012 Seminole Warhawk grad Brett Phillips said would help achieve his ultimate dream: playing major league ...

3 Seminole County students arrested, accused of robbing student on campus  WFTV Orlando

Several students were arrested Tuesday at Seminole High School after police said they held two students against their will and stole their belongings.

Seminole High coach's energy turns basketball team around

SEMINOLE — Whether cajoling, celebrating, raging or fuming, Seminole High School boys basketball coach Josh Walker always wears his emotions in plain ...

Sanford City Commission District 3  Orlando Sentinel

Campaign website: WWW.AUSTIN4SANFORD.COM Campaign email: Campaign phone number: 321-377-4402. Campaign ...

Florida HS 4A States: Talia Bates Crushes 100 Fly State Record in 52.8  SwimSwam

Buchholz's Talia Bates won her 4th-straight state title in the 50 free and her 3rd-straight title in the 100 free.

Tim Raines' path to Hall of Fame began as athletic whirlwind in Sanford  Orlando Sentinel

Tim Raines' road to induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., began in Sanford, where he shine as a four-sport athlete in his youth ...

Best public high schools in Florida: U.S. News releases 2018 list  Orlando Sentinel

Twenty-five Central Florida high schools earned top rankings in the latest U.S. News & World Report's "best high schools" list meant to showcase excellent ...

Local dancers look to make some noise with Dunedin Tap Dance Festival  Tampa Bay Newspapers

DUNEDIN – As local tap dancers Ruth Ann Martin and Kayla Cowart grew older and honed their skills, they found that many opportunities took them out of state.

Varsity scores and top performers: Dec. 27  Orlando Sentinel

Central Florida varsity scores and top performers for Dec. 27.

2019 Draft Preview No. 5: Prep School Pitchers  Viva El Birdos

Diving into the pool of high school pitchers this June.

Seminole High School teacher set to be fired for relationship with student  WFTV Orlando

Officials said a Seminole High School teacher is off the job after he developed an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old student.

Seminole High softball coach earns 400th win | Pinellas County  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Despite Seminole High School's varsity girl's softball team ending the 2017 season with an 8-12 record – probably the only season in his 22 years as coach ...

Seminole Holiday Illuminated Night Parade set to roll Dec. 10  Tampa Bay Newspapers

The city's annual Holiday Illuminated Night Parade will take place Sunday, Dec. 10, 6:30 p.m..

WinterFest arrives at Mangum Recreation Center | Seminole  Tampa Bay Newspapers

SEMINOLE – The 17th annual WinterFest and Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place Friday, Dec. 8, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Center, ...

Seminole QB Kaylan Wiggins followed father's lead  Orlando Sentinel

SANFORD – Kerry Wiggins Jr., can only laugh as he witnesses the daily verbal jabs in the on-going feud between his brother Kaylan and father Kerry Sr.

Fiery auto crash claims the lives of 4 popular students  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Educators, students, parents and friends are coming to grips and trying to console one another following the tragic deaths of four teens in a fiery car crash April ...

Don Stark named Seminole High football coach  Orlando Sentinel

A familiar face is returning to the Seminole High School football family. Former assistant Don Stark was introduced as the program's new head coach on Monday ...

Largo tavern geeks out after earning national acclaim in first year  Tampa Bay Newspapers

LARGO – About 10 days after Waypoint 6 Tavern & Geekery opened, a patron of the bar that had been there before, O'Houston's Irish Tavern, walked in, looked ...

Central Florida schools offer assurance on security as parents, teachers reel  Orlando Sentinel

Superintendents across Central Florida offered assurances Thursday that they are doing as much as they can to evaluate security on school campuses.

Varsity scores: Mar. 20  Orlando Sentinel

BASEBALL. Florida League. Advertisement. High School Invitational. The Classic. Tuesday. at Sanford Memorial Stadium. Hagerty 12, Suncoast 9 (9 inn.).

Seminole baseball team looks to the future | Pinellas County  Tampa Bay Newspapers

The Seminole Warhawks are set to start another high school baseball season. But they must overcome a tough reminder of last year that lingers.

Misenti steps down at Seminole High | Seminole  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Pinellas County School officials have begun the search for a new principal at Seminole High School following Rick Misenti's surprise retirement announcement ...

Meet the top public high school grads in Pinellas County for 2018

After four years of classes, tests and extracurriculars, we gave the top graduates at Pinellas County's public high schools one more assignment: Write a ...

Clearwater Beach Chamber president Darlene Kole retires  Tampa Bay Newspapers

CLEARWATER BEACH – When you have this many feathers in your cap, taking flight seems right. That's what Darlene Kole is doing. She has announced she's ...

An Introduction: Meet Florida Trend's new publisher, David Denor  Florida Trend

Since this is my first column as publisher of Florida Trend, I thought it would be appropriate to formally introduce myself. I have had the pleasure of working in the ...

Here's how the new school safety director plans to protect Florida students  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

As members of a state commission watched an animated timeline earlier this month showing how the deadly shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High ...

These Tampa Bay high schools graduated the most students from Harvard, Princeton and MIT  Tampa Bay Business Journal

The nation's top universities saw graduates from 35 Tampa Bay area schools over the last three years.

So long, Safeway, as Publix buys grocer at Largo Mall  Tampa Bay Newspapers

LARGO – In 2016, Albertsons Companies invested roughly $10 million into rebranding and renovating its Largo Mall store into a Safeway in a bid to battle Publix ...

SHS principal follows his faith | Pinellas County  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Walter Weller, principal of Seminole High School, will leave the public school system for the private school sector at the end of the school year.

2018 Greater Belleair Year in Review: Historic hotel's rebirth among projects in spotlight  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Town officials were beaming Dec 5 as The Belleview Inn opened. Two years in the making, the ribbon was cut Dec. 5, marking the official preservation of 38,000 ...

Seminole County News  Orlando Sentinel

The latest news in Seminole County, Florida including Altamonte Springs, Sanford, Lake Mary, Longwood, Winter Springs, Geneva and more.

Seminole's Connect2Christ Church to sell artwork by local veteran  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Connect2Christ Church, 9398 Oakhurst Rd., will host a Veterans Day celebration Saturday, Nov. 11, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.In addition to food and door prizes, the ...

Seminole schools launch collegiate high school with Seminole State  Orlando Sentinel

Students at Crooms Academy of Information Technology can now earn an associate's degree while in high school through a partnership with Seminole State ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 3/11  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Sanford City Commission District 2: Where the candidates stand  Orlando Sentinel

With incumbent Velma Williams not seeking another term on the Sanford City Commission, four candidates have tossed their hats into the ring for her District 2 ...

Arrest made in shooting that killed Seminole football coach  Orlando Sentinel

The Orange County Sheriff's Office arrested Alejandro Solorio, 17,

Largo City Commission incumbents unrivaled thus far  Tampa Bay Newspapers

LARGO – Even though four Largo City Commission seats are up for grabs, it appears election season will be pretty uneventful come November.

UF offers high-schoolers lab time  Gainesville Sun

UF's Student Summer Training Program allows rising seniors in high school to work alongside researchers in various labs. Of all the things 17-year-old Kelly ...

Class of 2017: Meet the valedictorians and salutatorians for Pinellas public high schools

As the top graduates from Pinellas County's public high schools finished their classes and prepared for exams this spring, we asked them to reflect on the last ...

Seminole Pow Wow is next weekend

SEMINOLE — A concert, a carnival midway and fireworks are among the activities scheduled for the city's 50th annual Pow Wow Festival and Parade March ...

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