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May 18, 2001

Tampa Bay: May 18, 2001 Ernest Hooper
Kids maintain place in their hearts for Strawberry
While some people may have been disappointed with Judge Florence Foster's decision to give Darryl Strawberry another shot at rehabilitation, the kids at the Boys & Girls Club in St. Petersburg are rooting for his recovery.

Hillsborough County news
Spat may double up fire stations
Not everyone thinks the city and county's plans to build two new fire stations less than a mile apart is the best course of action.

Deputy honored for foiling robbery
Deputy Charles Freeman was among three law enforcement officers honored in Hillsborough County.

Parents denounce teacher's behavior
BRANDON -- Sometimes the Kingswood Elementary preschool teacher would put misbehaving children in the bathroom, shut the door and keep it closed with her foot as a form of time out.

Prosecutor suspended for one year
The state Supreme Court says Karen Cox shouldn't be disbarred for letting a witness testify using a false name.

Tampa Bay headlines
  • Elder agency lays off 82 more
  • Strawberry is spared jail term
  • Tampa Bay briefs
  • No cell, just sessions for Strawberry

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Crib death suspected in day care case
  • St. Petersburg gives dogs a place to roam
  • Fred B. Sieber, retired banker
  • D. Marie Boudreau, Kenneth City activist
  • Sheriff faults boater in crash
  • Gulfview won't close for beach resorts
  • Boys to get fire safety lessons
  • Fines pile up against voyeur Web site
  • Safety Harbor may tap spring for fountain
  • From struggles, a business grows
  • Educator ends 30-year career
  • Overreaction led to overly severe punishment
  • Police reports
  • Vikings will attack Philippe Park
  • Happenings
  • Best bets

  • News of Florida
  • Lawmaker sent manure, her fans send praises
  • Workers protest Bush's plan to farm out some state jobs
  • Newly charged guards enter pleas
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