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May 24, 2001

Tampa Bay: May 24, 2001 Hillsborough County news
Illness, death no match for dream
Throughout his 22-year marriage, and over the course of raising two daughters and working full time as a Tampa firefighter and paramedic, Jack Barker chipped away at a bachelor's degree in business.

Phony tickets lead to officer's arrest, charges
Police say he issued 11 bogus traffic tickets to two women he knew, but officials don't know why.

Work on garage cuts Ybor parking
The city of Tampa hopes a 1,200-space garage will eventually solve Ybor visitors' parking woes.

Stop-sign group challenges sentence
TAMPA -- Now that the most serious charges have been dropped, defendants in the stop-sign case plan to ask a circuit judge to reduce the sentence imposed on the single remaining charge against them.

A woman of God, a champion of children
TAMPA -- Sister Claire LeBoeuf grew up in a loving family.

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  • Luck, jackpot grows in second lotto win
  • Scientology is a key player in marijuana case
  • Tampa Bay briefs
  • Despite risk, area pastors say duty is to help troubled

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Pastors clash over rights
  • Veterans hope 'Pearl Harbor' brings new focus to attack
  • Blaze consumes hotel on beach
  • Dunedin woman chooses alternative to angioplasty
  • Teacher in video chooses to retire
  • Man in hospital after his leg is shot
  • Officials prepare for the big one
  • School to lose caring heart
  • Electronic balloting wins votes
  • Punishment for students should fit the offense
  • Pinellas wins battle of rival counties
  • Laura Lou Kunnen, 68, '50s tennis icon

  • News of Florida
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  • Big fish get a giant name
  • With diplomat in governor's race, lawyer bows out
  • Bill on cemetery sizes upsets funeral groups
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