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October 20, 2000

Tampa Bay: October 20, 2000 Hillsborough County news
Tampa census office improves, report says
A monitoring board projects an accurate count for Hillsborough, but a critic of the process challenges that view.

Man sentenced to 13 years for drug sales
A judge boosts the sentence after prosecutors tell how vulnerable people were targeted with wondrous claims for deprenyl.

USF administrator leaving for new position at Akron
TAMPA -- After 14 years as vice president of research at the University of South Florida, George Newkome is moving to the smaller University of Akron in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, USF officials said Thursday.

Bulls bits
TAMPA -- Saturday's USF-Houston volleyball match is more than a meeting of two of Conference USA's best teams.

Spartan shorts
TAMPA -- The Sunshine State Conference preseason basketball coaches poll was released last week, just as the Division II national poll came out.

Campus calendar
CONFERENCE: USF's Institute for Biomolecular Science, in partnership with All Children's Hospital and the Children's Research Institute, will sponsor the 2000 Suncoast Biomolecular Science Conference today at 8 a.m. on the Tampa campus.

USF stretches out to explore yoga
In its infancy, the Center for Positive Health is already co-sponsor of an international conference on the health benefits of yoga and other alternatives.

Gay priest, author to visit USF
In the late '60s, ordained priest, psychotherapist and author John McNeill founded DIGNITY, a national support group for Christian gays and lesbians. DIGNITY's Tampa chapter celebrates its 25th anniversary this year.

Defensive stalwart lifts women's soccer team
TAMPA -- Ginger Lynn's job can be difficult at times.

Tampa Bay headlines
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  • Father of slain girl recounts tragic night
  • The white, suburban specter of choice
  • Search for Sabrina redoubled
  • Tampa Bay briefs
  • Pinellas leads revolt against voucher plan
  • Driver found guilty of lesser charge
  • Killer nearer his goal of death

  • Pinellas headlines
  • Council rejects juvenile curfew
  • BayWalk schedules Nov. 17 opening
  • New rules don't cool Front Porch rift
  • Dealer refunds buyer for Charger
  • Cool sounds, sunset greet fans
  • Bridge, overpass funding approved
  • Sunken bomber missing in action
  • Designer watches with pride
  • Woman takes dog feud to council
  • Pow Wow will take a one-year break
  • New rules for 'stuff' at Jazz Holiday are absurd
  • City attorney, manager receive evaluations
  • 19-year-old charged with ATM fraud
  • Many area bowlers among nation's best
  • Ultralight planes soar in popularity
  • Holiday for the ears

  • News of Florida
  • Fighting attitudes on race inside UF
  • Guards paint 'snitch' as a liar
  • Summit's charge: Protect state's manatees
  • McCollum backs Logan's quest to join debate
  • Democrats won't pull disputed ad
  • State briefs
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