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.
Today Boys basketball, Brandon (22-4) at Ridgewood (24-3), 7 p.m.: The most intriguing playoff matchup involving an area team, if only for the low-post matchup of Eagles 6-foot-8 senior Evan Ravenel against 6-8 junior Lukas Poderis. Boys basketball, Seffner Christian (16-12) at Bayshore Christian (19-8), 7 p.m.: The only playoff game involving two Hillsborough County squads. Bayshore won two of the teams' three regular-season meetings. Softball, Gaither (2-0) at Mitchell (3-1), 7 p.m.: The Cowboys, our preseason No. 1 team, gets their toughest test to date - in a district game, no less. Friday Baseball, Hillsborough (2-0) at Plant (1-0), 7 p.m.: The Terriers are rebuilding but should be pretty stoked for this crosstown rivalry, in which the intensity sometimes spills over. Baseball, Wesley Chapel (1-1) at Tampa Catholic (0-1), 4 p.m.: New Wildcats coach Chuck Yingling faces the program he guided to the 1996 state title.