Monthly Archives: February 2013

Fort Pierce man charged with animal cruelty after kicking dogs, forcing them …

FORT PIERCE — A man’s anger at his pit bull dogs in a public park escalated to the point he physically abused them and forced them to consume alcohol, according to police reports. When confronted, Herbert Barron, 52, told police … Continue reading

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St. Lucie County sheriff’s sergeant killed in suburban Fort Pierce – Sun

A St. Lucie County sheriff’s sergeant has been shot and killed in suburban Fort Pierce. Thirteen-year St. Lucie County sheriff’s veteran Sgt. Gary Morales, 35, was shot Thursday morning during a traffic stop on Naylor Terrace and was pronounced dead … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce ticket among 2 winning lottery’s Fantasy 5 jackpot

TALLAHASSEE — Two tickets, including one in Fort Pierce, matched all five “Fantasy 5″ numbers to collect a jackpot worth $107,376.87 each, the Florida Lottery said Wednesday. The winning tickets were bought in Fort Pierce and Miramar, lottery officials said. … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society’s annual festival March 22-29

The Fort Pierce Jazz Blues Society will present its upcoming annual Fort Pierce Jazz Blues Festival on March 22 through 29. A preview event, Support the Arts, Enjoy the Grape, will be from 7 to 9 p.m. March 22 at … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce earns Keep America Beautiful President’s Circle Award

People interested in volunteering for Keep Fort Pierce Beautiful can contact the public works department at 772-467-3821 FORT PIERCE — The City of Fort Pierce has earned the prestigious Keep America Beautiful President’s Circle Award. Cities receiving the honor in … Continue reading

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Fundraiser for defensive linebacker, Fort Pierce employee is Feb. 27

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St. Lucie West Centennial rallies to beat Fort Pierce Central

Coming back from a 5-3 deficit, St. Lucie West Centennial rallied to take a 7-5 lead, then hung on to beat Fort Pierce Central 7-6 in Port St. Lucie. Tied 5-5 in the bottom of the sixth, the Eagles (3-2) … Continue reading

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Man charged with harassing manatee

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — A central Florida man has been charged after authorities say he posted pictures of himself playing with a manatee calf. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission claims that 21-year-old Ryan William Waterman violated the Florida … Continue reading

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Letter: Let’s repeal monopoly of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority

Rhett Lloyd, Fort Pierce Letter: Let’s repeal monopoly of Fort Pierce Utilities Authority There is a recurring problem with the Fort Piece Utilities Authority, and it’s hurting customers. Nobel Prize-winning economist Friedrich A. Hayek would have pointed out it is … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce Central math teacher named St. Lucie County Teacher of Year

WINNERS ANNOUNCED SATURDAY Teacher of the year: Harry Belafonte Williams, math teacher at Fort Pierce Central High School-related employee of the year: Eric Henik, plant manager at Palm Point Educational Research School Outstanding first-year teacher: Amanda Hayes, second-grade teacher at … Continue reading

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