Bloomingdale Rajun’ Bull Band Marches Towards Performances Abroad

By Kelly Ford Even before the new school year was underway, the band room and music hallway of Bloomingdale High School buzzed with activity as...

Bloomingdale Student Chefs Win 2018 Fresh From Florida Cook Off

Two Bloomingdale High School student chefs are celebrating this month. Seniors Tony Alvarez and Gianna Rivera won the 2018 Fresh From Florida Student Chef...

Tampa Bay Young Marines Are Looking For A Few Good Kids

Tampa Bay Young Marines is the local chapter of the national non-profit organization Young Marines. The group’s mission is to invest in the education...

Fourth Grade Student Experiences The World Through Semester At Sea

When fourth grade student Maxx Parfitt learns about world geography in school, he will have an advantage over most of his classmates. Maxx recently...

HCC Paramedic Program Wins $50,000 Siemens-Aspen College STEM Award

By Ashley Jeffery The Hillsborough Community College (HCC) paramedic program has been named a winner of the Siemens-Aspen Community College STEM Award by the Aspen Institute...

Valrico Resident Attends Harding University Pharmacy Camp

Bloomingdale student Devin Bagley, one of 15 students, attended the Harding University College of Pharmacy summer camp from June 17-22. Devin chose to attend...

Durant Musical Performance Honors Tragic Loss Of Classmate

Students at Durant High School (DHS) received a special treat last month in honor of a fallen friend. The school’s drama students performed their...

Lithia Springs Elementary Students ‘Stand Up’ for Healthy Living

By Tamas Mondovics A group of Lithia Springs Elementary School fifth grade math students said no to a traditional classroom setting after participating in a...

Family Music Connection Brings Music Together To FishHawk

Budding musicians will have a new place to get their start this month when Family Music Connection begins offering classes at Kidtopia in Lithia. The...

Heroic Women Of The Bible: Hannah – A Woman Of Patience...

By Kelly Wise Valdes Throughout the Bible, there are many stories of strong and heroic women.  In this series, we will explore a story of...