Monthly Archives: December 2011

Jennifer M. Trefelner: Hollywood relies on information from Fort Pierce’s …

Photo by Sam Wolfe FILE PHOTO Images from the 26th Muster at the National Navy UDT-Seal Museum in Fort Pierce on Nov. 12. Photo by Sam Wolfe FILE PHOTO Image from the 26th Muster at the National Navy UDT-Seal Museum … Continue reading

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Mayor defends $100 holiday bonuses for Fort Pierce city employees

FORT PIERCE — Mayor Bob Benton defended the city handing out holiday bonuses to employees for the past two years while both St. Lucie County and Port St. Lucie haven’t. “I don’t mind taking the heat for it one way … Continue reading

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St. Lucie County felony arrests: Dec. 27, 2011

David Cox, 25, 6700 block of Woodsmere Way, Fort Pierce, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, DUI. (Indian River County arrest). Harris Mushinsky, 68, 100 block of North 12th Street, Fort Pierce, battery on a detention facility employee … Continue reading

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High school football: Fort Pierce Central’s Road to No. 1 in 1971: Game 11

THE ROAD TO NO. 1 A continuing look at Fort Pierce Central’s run to the Class 4A state championship in 1971 GAME 11: REGION 2-4A PLAYOFF VS. WINTER PARK DEC. 3, 1971 / WINTER PARK Final Score: Fort Pierce Central … Continue reading

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Boys basketball: Fort Pierce Central opens defense of Holiday Hoopla title

Brandon Jenkins scored 19 points and Cornelius Peterson added 14 Tuesday night as Fort Pierce Central’s boys basketball team defeated Palm Beach Gardens 64-61 in the first round of the Holiday Hoopla at Vero Beach. Jean Walker and Josh Knight … Continue reading

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Woman calls 911 to tell police ‘I ate too much food’

By Paul Thompson Last updated at 3:59 PM on 27th December 2011 A woman was jailed after calling police to tell them: ‘I ate too much.’ Mary Ellen Lisee made the bizarre call from her motel room to emergency dispatchers … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce man arrested after knife altercation

Fort Pierce — A Fort Pierce man is accused of swinging a knife at a woman while threatening her, according to the arrest affidavit. Dexter Jerome Crenshaw, 40, was arrested late Friday night and charged with three felonies of aggravated … Continue reading

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St. Lucie Religion Notes Updated Dec. 27

St. Lucie Religion Notes THIS WEEK Open House: 10 years of service. In The Image Of Christ, 707 N. 7th St., Fort Pierce, 10am-3pm, Dec. 31. 772-461-7788. UPCOMING The Landing: Students dealing w/ peer pressure, rejection, divorce, anger, eating disorders, … Continue reading

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First-year Cobras’ coach Josh Shaffer had a plan that yielded 428 points …

See all38 photosat full size FORT PIERCE — When Josh Shaffer joined the coaching staff at Fort Pierce Central as offensive coordinator in 2008, he had no immediate plans or expectations of becoming a head coach. The surprise resignation of … Continue reading

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Body of Missing Swimmer Found on Fort Pierce Beach

advertisement The U.S. Coast Guard says it has stopped searching for a swimmer on Monday because his body was found on a Fort Pierce beach. A body matching the description of 26-year-old Surendra Sri Thakur was found by the St. … Continue reading

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