Chalklines: Valrico Elementary School to Host Kindergarten Round-Up

By Tamas Mondovics Hillsborough County Public Schools will hold a Kindergarten Round Up period for the 2017-2018 school year and Valrico Elementary School is gearing...

HCSO Promotes Project ChildSafe For Firearm Owners

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office has recently joined forces with Project ChildSafe, a nationwide nonprofit organization promoting firearms safety and education handling and storage practices...

Chalklines: High School Graduations, End-of-Season Accomplishments Take Center Stage

Hillsborough County’s Top Students Recognized During 2017 Graduation Ceremonies Ending the 2016-2017 school year, thousands of students representing 28 high schools throughout Hillsborough County have...

International Day Of Drawing Celebrated With Annual Ruskin Big Draw Event

  By Kathy L. Collins It’s Our World is the theme for this year’s seventh annual Big Draw which is a celebration of art and drawing....

Congratulations To Area High School Valedictorians & Salutatorians; June 2020, Valrico

“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela Congratulations are in order for this year’s area valedictorians...

Evening Of Fellowship & Pancakes, Talent Show & More…

Breakfast For Dinner The Holy Innocents' Chapter of Brotherhood of St. Andrew is hosting a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner. Join in for a fun evening...

New Teacher Orientation, Open House Dates & More For Upcoming School...

By Tamas Mondovics District Hosts New Teacher Orientation Nearly 1,200 newly-hired teachers were welcomed by School Board members, the Superintendent, and district staff as part of the district’s...

HCSO Launches “Got Brakes?” Campaign as 1,100 School Buses Take to...

By Tamas Mondovics The bittersweet start of the school year means increased rush-hour traffic, joined by the 1,100 buses on area roads transporting more than...

Get The Dirt With Florida Yard Expert

Lynn Barber, Hillsborough County Extension Florida-Friendly LandscapingTM Research Plots Results What is Florida-Friendly LandscapingTM? It is a quality landscape that is designed, installed and maintained according...

Newsome High’s Noah Schaller to Attend Heidelberg University

By Tamas Mondovics Newsome High School, senior Noah Schaller, has committed last month to attend Heidelberg University located in Tiffin, Ohio, and will play football...