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May 4, 2002
General leads Tampa crowd in saluting Sept. 11 heroes
[Times photo: Toni L. Sandys]
At a local luncheon, New York police and firefighters hear Gen. Tommy Franks call them the insurance policy for the American dream.

Top stories
Punt, pass - and protect
Scouting reports say the New York's Finest team can be nasty. But the local Posse is not a bunch of pantywaist wimps, you know?

Cuts spare staffers closest to students
Pinellas eliminates 51 district-level positions and 94 custodial jobs to balance the budget.

Much work remains for museum project
There are a multitude of steps in a plan to move Florida International Museum and foster development.

Officials: Move benefits downtown
The museum's move and building sale are just the next steps in St. Petersburg's downtown growth, they say.

Judicial panel drops charge against judge
Gregory Holder has admitted his answer on a federal judgeship application was incorrect.

Grad took long route to degree
She quit school to work on the family farm. Now, 66 years later, she'll get her bachelor's degree.

Times staffers receive four awards
The St. Petersburg Times has won four awards in the 52nd annual Green Eyeshade competition sponsored by the Atlanta chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Tampa Bay briefs
Slain man's body found in car; police investigating

Priest keeps faith of parishioners
Members of St. Mary's in Lutz take a stand behind their priest, who is accused of sexual misconduct.

South Pinellas headlines
  • Solemnity gives way to spiritual feast
  • St. Petersburg ex-mayor is given service award
  • Man injured as runaway car hits his house

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Search for stolen safe ends with 3 arrest
  • Driver injured in head-on accident
  • Largo annexes another 16 acres
  • Troublesome intersection is fixed early
  • Two pets die in home fire
  • Pinellas digest
  • Swim programs gain experience, success
  • Carnival, food and tours at Cultural Arts Fair
  • Pastor can't dillydally, drone on

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Accuser says she trusted seminarian

  • Sandra Thompson
  • City begins to take a careful look at its face

  • News of Florida
  • 2 houses finally agree on new financial officer
  • Frustration extends to another family agency
  • Senate approves corporate tax break
  • Health care bill goes to governor
  • Court okays state legislative districts map

  • Steve Bousquet
  • A career in dark, brought to light
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