Pinellas News

Testaverde, Howard among celebs at Tarpon charity golf event

Testaverde, Howard among celebs at Tarpon charity golf event

TARPON SPRINGS — The inaugural Wheelchairs 4 Kids Kimberly Knorr Celebrity Memorial Golf Tournament proved to be a rousing success.
Published: 01/27/16
Assistant St. Pete chief to lead Bradention police

Assistant St. Pete chief to lead Bradention police

Melanie Bevan, St. Petersburg’s assistant police chief since 2012 and a finalist for the city’s top position in 2014, will get that opportunity in Bradenton.
Published: 01/27/16

One dead in crash involving semi in St. Petersburg

A St. Petersburg man was killed early this morning when he crashed into a tractor-trailer that had turned in front of him.
Published: 01/27/16
Another round of downpours moving across area

Another round of downpours moving across area

After a heavy overnight soaking, another round of moderate to locally heavy rainfall is beginning to move ashore from the southwest, the National Weather Service says.
Published: 01/27/16
Wounded military vets train in Pinellas sheriff’s program

Wounded military vets train in Pinellas sheriff’s program

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office started the Human Exploitation Rescue Operative Child-Rescue Corps training program last week with the help of 24 wounded military veterans from across the United States.
Published: 01/27/16

Pinellas health officials investigate eight chickenpox cases at elementary school

Pinellas County public health officials are investigating eight cases of chickenpox at an elementary school and recommended that parents get children vaccinated for the disease.
Published: 01/27/16

Tarpon man wins $3 million with lottery scratch-off

A Florida Lottery scratch-off ticket has earned a Tarpon Springs man a $3 million payday.
Published: 01/27/16
PH event paid homage to citrus industry legacy

PH event paid homage to citrus industry legacy

PALM HARBOR — It wasn’t the warmest of weekends, but chilly temperatures weren’t enough to keep people away from downtown Palm Harbor.
Published: 01/26/16
Pinellas deputies seek suspects in armed robberies

Pinellas deputies seek suspects in armed robberies

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two men who are accused of committing a string of armed robberies in Pinellas and Sarasota counties.
Published: 01/26/16
Suspect in 2013 disappearance of Clearwater woman dies

Suspect in 2013 disappearance of Clearwater woman dies

A key suspect and former roommate of a Clearwater woman who went missing in 2013 has died.
Published: 01/26/16