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Thursday, June 29, 2000
SPORTS
From the stands, the battle lines are being drawn
Mets' preparations for John Rocker underscore how much relations between fans and players have soured. Story

Rays smack into
a wall named Wells

The Jays ace pitches his second complete game at Tampa Bay this year for his 13th win, best in baseball. Story
david wells
[Times photo: Michael Rondou]

TASTE
Pot pluck
Smart cooks know how to turn out a tempting casserole, salad or dessert that stands the test of time and the taste buds of many. Long live the old-fashioned potluck dinner!
Story

Life Online
A weeklong look at everyday life with the Internet. Stories

Click
Pasco radio goes global on Internet Story

WORLD & NATION
elian is home
[AP photo: Ricardo Mazalan]
Juan Miguel and his son Elian Gonzalez are greeted in Havana on Wednesday. Story

Fisherman happy biggest catch gets away
The not-so-famous boater who rescued Elian from the Atlantic toasts the boy's return to Cuba. Story

TAMPA BAY
Pinellas-Pasco Medical examiner retires
photo
Joan Wood
Joan Wood tells the governor that "the stress and physical toll have become more than I can handle." Story

STATE
FAMU remark raises eyebrows
photo
Ronda Storms
TAMPA -- Alumni from Florida A&M University came to the Hillsborough County Commission on Wednesday, hoping to get $1-million commitment to lure a new law school to Tampa. Story

Whom to believe is key for Blackthorne jury
Jurors will weigh the credibility of the defendant and another man convicted in Sheila Bellush's murder. Story

FCAT scores improve -- a lot
Florida need not worry next year about failing schools springing up across the state, or vouchers sucking dollars out of the public schools. Story

BUSINESS
E-signatures face concern along with curiousity
Congress' passage of a bill giving equal weight to digital signatures heightens the debate over security. Story

COLUMNS
Mary Jo Melone: Playing both ends against middle age

CITRUS
Elementary schools earn improved grades
One of the county's grade schools saw its rating go from a D to an A. But three middle schools saw their marks fall. Story

HERNANDO
A grade A, B and C day for Hernando's schools
Three Hernando schools bring home A's from the state, and school leaders are also pleased that no school in the system grades lower than a C. Story

PASCO
County schools show marked improvement
Seventeen Pasco schools improved their grades, with five earning A's. Only two schools received D's, and there were no F's. Story


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