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Cougars Count On Speed & Program Basics To Claim District Title

By tamas Mondovics Starting the season with a full roster of returning players, last season’s 9-2 record—just short of claiming the district title—the 15-member Durant varsity flag football team with program head coach, Brad Brunson, at the helm has one thing in mind; district rematch against Plant City. Durant finished its tryouts that prompted close(…)

Durant Softball Looks To Repeat Last Season’s Success

By Ryan Butler With many key components returning from last year’s state championship team, the Durant varsity softball team is focusing on improving themselves, not the extra pressure and attention from opponents that comes with a title. “It’s tough. We know that we have big targets on our back,” said Durant head coach, Matt Carter.(…)

New Concierge Doctor Offers Home Visits

By Samantha R. Evensen The days of the hometown doctor that makes house calls are back! And, in this case, not just the doctor himself, but the entire practice, including Registered Nurse and caring staff are all at your service. With Concierge Care Tampa Bay, patients become VIP members and for a flat fee of(…)

Stop, Shop & Benefit Local Food Banks During Feed The Bay Community Event

By Libby Hopkins How does one community collect 180,908 lbs. of food and gift cards in one day and get it delivered to the organizations that need it? With a local event, started seven years ago called Feed The Bay, where churches, communities and local grocery stores work together to do something good. One of(…)

Revolution Ice Cream Churns Up Something New In Brandon

Revolution Ice Cream Churns Up Something New In Brandon

Revolution Ice Cream Churns Up Something New In Brandon By Marie Gilmore Attention! Ice Cream fans, there is something new in town. Now open, The Revolution Ice Cream company in Brandon will tease your taste buds with new flavors, a cozy atmosphere and a great new concept in ice cream. Owned by husband and wife(…)

Record Breaking Centenarian Celebration Planned

Sun City Center, Florida – – (March 4, 2013)—South Bay Hospital is looking for local residents who are 100 years or older to honor during their Centenarian Birthday Party. The celebration will take place on March 27th at 3pm at the Sun City Center Chamber of Commerce, 1651 Sun City Center Plaza, Sun City Center.(…)

District Increases Water Restrictions in Tampa Bay Area

District Increases Water Restrictions in Tampa Bay Area

Due to below normal rainfall, reduced river levels and increasing water supply concerns, the Southwest Florida Water Management District’s Governing Board voted to increase water restrictions in the Tampa Bay area and enacted Phase III restrictions for lawn watering, car washing and fountain use in Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties. In a recent press release,(…)

A New Church Joins The Brandon Community

By Libby Hopkins Jason Burns loves the Brandon community. He loves the community so much that he moved his family from Lakeland to Brandon and moved his business as well. His business is the Lord. Burns is the pastor of Access Church in Lakeland and he wanted his church to branch out into the Brandon(…)

Search for Sinkhole Victim Over, House Demolition Begins

Search for Sinkhole Victim Over, House Demolition Begins

Sinkhole update 5 pm 3/4/2013 Family Says Final Farewell to Seffner Sinkhole Victim, Body Still in Hole In a brief, impromptu, but highly emotional ceremony, Jeremy Bush, joined by and several members of his family said a tearful goodbye to his brother’s body, which remains buried in a massive sinkhole that formed underneath of one(…)

Food Trucks & Music Come To Brandon Sunday Afternoon

Food Trucks & Music Come To Brandon Sunday Afternoon

This Sunday Generation Food Truck is bringing the fun. Hott mess 3 Suns Organic Bistro Gringos Burrito Box Rollin Zoinks Graffeaties Whatever Pops & Porchside Coffee & Tea Co. Will be serving up Awesome starting at 4:30pm! The event is at: FBCBrandon 216 N. Parsons Ave, Brandon, Fl 33510 Sunday, March 3, 4:30 PM Food(…)