Local Firefighters Team Together To Create American Flags From Firehoses

Above Photo: Courtesy of Andy Muzzy and Dave Burton Dave Burton and Andy Muzzy’s flags vary in size and color. By Nick Nahas Dave Burton started his...

Resident Celebrates 102 Years And Stays Active With Knitting, Word Search...

Stella Bumble recently achieved a milestone few people reach. The Seffner resident, who was born in Southhampton, New York in 1916 celebrated her 102nd...

Grace Notes: Your Be Still & Know Place

By Debora Coty "Be still, and know that I am God" (Psalm 46:10, NIV). A while back, I found a Be Still & Know place near our...

Two Local High Schools, Bloomingdale & Newsome Host Relay For Life...

Bloomingdale and Newsome high schools are inviting community members to join them fighting cancer next month at their annual Relay For Life events. On Friday,...

Randall Celebrates Patriots Day With Annual Patriotic Display

By Tamas Mondovics For the 15 years since the tragic events of the morning of September 11, 2001, people around the world have found various ways...

Student’s Ministry Provides For People In Need, Gains Magazine Cover Story

By Nick Nahas Jessica Valdes has been a very ambitious and caring person since the age of 4, helping those less fortunate than her. Valdes,...

Brandyn’s Angels Helps Mom Serve Homeless In Son’s Name After Loss

Valrico resident Kimberly Wood is turning the loss of her son into a mission to help others. Wood recently started Brandyn’s Angels, a group...

Grace Notes: Christmas In Modern-Day Bethlehem

By Debora Coty My vision of an ideal Christmas is a holy day, full of wonder, sparkling with heavenly light, topped by a velvety silent...

Local Organization Helps Cancer Patients Find Strength And Courage

It is often said that courage is not having the strength to go on, it is going on when you have not strength. Ruth...

Couple Gets Engaged At ‘Senior’ Prom

On June 22, the lives of Jaime Rodriguez, age 78, and Luz Rivera, age 69, changed forever when Rodriguez popped the question at the...