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August 24, 2002
Blanton Elementary appeals F, earns a D
[Times photo: Fred Victorin]
The St. Petersburg school said dropout prevention program scores should not count.

Top stories
Ober seeks prison for Connolly
Hillsborough's prosecutor files a 31-page memo that cites Don Connolly's "thirst for greed" in calling for incarceration.

City officials: Tell us who's using airport
The company that helps run Albert Whitted agrees to disclose information about leases and finances as the city ponders the airport's future.

It could happen here
And it did, 81 years ago when the Tampa Bay area took a direct hit from a hurricane. Now the region has much more at stake, given booms in population and development.

Podiatrist's arsenal part of blueprint for terror
In addition to weapons, detailed plans to bomb Islamic schools and mosques are found in his Seminole home, records say.

South Pinellas headlines
  • Blanton Elementary appeals F, earns a D

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Past insider raises ire of city officials
  • Inspirational Roosty meets a fatal end
  • Pet abuse prompts anticruelty seminar
  • Workers will tend to machines
  • Billboards warn of infants' fragility
  • Tarpon historical society pleads for its life
  • Man sentenced for selling counterfeit software
  • Dunedin budget holds the line on taxes
  • Youth organizations tackle another year
  • Liveliness replaces lethargy as Lutheran churches merge
  • For rabbi, life's lessons a plus in new position

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Condo residents might ban children
  • Greco seeks park art to honor Indians
  • Storms unleashes fury on Waldron
  • A closer look: one Hillsborough church

  • Sandra Thompson
  • Should we hire police who collect and serve?

  • Ernest Hooper
  • Bealsville reverence; endorsing everybody

  • News of Florida
  • Candidate must face questions about oath
  • Protesters pick at past of DCF chief
  • Republicans continue swinging at McBride
  • In South Florida, allegations flying in state Senate race
  • Election panel dismisses complaint
  • School uniform requirement upheld
  • Salmonella sickened Disney visitors

  • Lucy Morgan
  • Fretting about views when we need results
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