Experiencing Totality Eclipses Any Local Experience &  Is Worth The Drive

By Michelle Colesanti The wind kicks up as the temperature begins to drop; just enough to notice on a hot and humid southern day. Shadows...

Learn To Write The Story of Your Life With Joan Shalleck

By Kathy L. Collins If you have ever thought about creating a written legacy for your children and grandchildren, but you do not know how...

Common Core Standards Roll Out To County Schools

FishHawk resident Leticia Hagy moved to Florida from Virginia one week ago with two elementary students, one in second and one in fourth grade,...

Local Teachers Receive County-Wide Recognition At Annual Awards

Three local teachers received well-deserved recognition recently through the Excellence in Education Awards from the Hillsborough Education Foundation and Hillsborough County Public Schools. Sandra Misciasci,...

Riverview High School DECA Students Seek Donations For Conference

Staff Report The Riverview High School DECA chapter has achieved success in district, state and national competitions this year. Sophomore Kimberly Spreenger and senior Julia...

Yockey Proud To Take Helm As Newsome Head Football Coach

Above photo: Newsome junior Sean Dispenza at practice. Photos Courtesy of C.J. Yockey “This has been my goal, to be a head high school coach, since...

Superintendent Promises Districtwide Success During Back To School News Conference

By Tamas Mondovics Superintendent Jeff Eakins was recently joined by school board members to explain his goals for the upcoming school year during the...

All HCPS Schools/Offices Will Be Closed Friday October 7

Press Release All Hillsborough County Public Schools and district offices will be closed on Friday, October 7. Hillsborough County is expected to get tropical storm force...

Lithia Springs Fifth Grade Gives Back

Staff Report The Lithia Springs Elementary fifth grade class celebrated its completion of elementary school by helping many Tampa Bay area children who are battling...

Bloomingdale Is First Driver’s Ed To Go Green With TECO Electric...

By Brad Stager With the addition of a plug-in, all-electric Nissan LEAF compact car to its fleet of six Dodge Durango SUVs, Bloomingdale High School...