Last mission to repair the Hubble telescope Hubble space telescope discoveries have enriched our understanding of the cosmos. In this special report, you will see facts about the Hubble space telescope, discoveries it has made and what the last mission's goals are.
For their own good
Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
- Spring Lock-In for Teens, 8 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday. Permissions slips are required.
- Head Start and Early Head Start Application Days will be from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at Veterans Memorial Park, 14333 Hicks Road, Hudson, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Colonial Hills Civic Center, 3852 Prime Place, New Port Richey. For a list of needed documentation, call Alexis Russell at (727) 774-2730.
- The Gulf Middle School Unified Team won the gold medal in the statewide Special Olympics competition. Special Olympic Team members were: Jonathan Franco, Cody Gauvin, Kaylin Gordon, Sam Kepner, Tulandra Marshall, Johnny McGroary, Jazzy Weeks, and Michael Wirshals. Individual medals went to Jazzy Weeks (silver) and Cody Gauvin (bronze). Unified Team members (without disabilities): Joey Peace, Jimmy Tiexiera and Regenia Pascalli. Coaches: P.E. instructor Kim Russon and classroom instructors Jeannette Gresham and Tom Morreale.
- Gulf Middle School Tropicana Speech Contest winners: Grade 6 - first, Elizabeth Rutherford; second, Lora Scudlo; third, Katrina Enoch; honorable mention, Elizabeth Wolf. Grade 7 and 8 - first, Shannen Gleghorn; second, Katie Mancini; third, Danielle Ellis.
- Deer Park Elementary School-wide Tropicana Speech winners: first, Michaela Abelgas; second, Savannah Hammel; third, Courtney Beason.
- Shady Hills Elementary Invention/Innovation Fair winners: first, Tyler Dorgelo, Hunter Kogelman, Ashlee Cichon; second, Hadeel Samhoury, Ashley Stoller, Chris Mancini; third, Gabriella Caracciolo, Kayla Wise, Katelyn Fussel; honorable mention, Sarah Brown, Tony Mendonca, Thomas Kappenmache.
- Seven Springs Elementary Students of the Month: Ahkiem Allen, Zachary Anderson, Ryan Baldree, Ray Camacho, Lauren Cramer, Stephanie Cruz, Emilee Felicciardi, Tyler Frick, Tyler Gordon, Vaughn Herdell, Sean Hunter, Cody Ickes, Chris Mirawski, Tylor Smeaton, LeAndre Thomas, Thuyen Truong, Summer Vandermortel.
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