Local Barber Puts Focus On Giving Back

By Caitlin Masessa Although only 24 years old, Plant City native Dontrey Sureller is aware of how lucky he is. With two kids, a two-year-old...

Grace Notes Simple Pleasures

By Deborah Coty Navigating the winding road leading up the mountain to our cabin, I tuned my car radio to the only station it...

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...

Fixer Upper’s Chip & Joanna Gaines Sponsor Valrico Woman To Climb To...

By Amanda Boston Coinciding with the release of his new book Capital Gaines, Chip Gaines from HGTV’s Fixer Upper launched his ChipStarter contest. The contest...

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,...

WWII Senior And Third Grade Student Bridge The Generation Gap

By Janet Noah A special connection happened on Valentine’s Day in 2017 between a 9 year old boy and a 95 year old man. When...

Local Elementary Student And Grandpa Publish Adventure Book

Writing and publishing a book is no easy feat, but local seven-year-old Christian Patrick is no ordinary first grader. Along with his grandfather, Patrick...

Student Plans Father/Daughter Dance To Raise Funds For Children’s Home

By Kate Quesada Seven-year-old Gabryelle Lane has been working for years to help those less fortunate than her. This month she is inviting others to...

Ninety-Nine-Year-Old Ledbetter Says Walking Everyday Is Key

By Michelle Caceres Starting an exercise regimen is never easy, especially at ninety-six-years-old. For Tampa resident Howard Ledbetter it took encouragement from his niece, who...

Local Athlete Jessica Miller Wins Special Olympic Silver, Participates In TD...

By Nick Nahas Jessica Miller competed in her first Special Olympics event nearly 15 years ago. Her father, Jon Miller, convinced her to participate in...