Monthly Archives: September 2013

Sophomores match up in big Vero Beach at Fort Pierce Central game

Photo by Sam Wolfe // Buy this photo FILE PHOTO Patrick Bethel (93) is a sophomore defensive lineman for Vero Beach. FORT PIERCE — A sophomore starting for a state-ranked high school football team in Florida’s largest classification is rare. … Continue reading

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Vero Beach, Fort Pierce Central both undefeated heading into Friday’s big game

Here we go again. The two best high school football teams on the Treasure Coast — Vero Beach (4-0) and Fort Pierce Central (4-0) — play at 7 p.m. Friday at Lawnwood Stadium.. It will be the third straight season … Continue reading

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Letter: Fort Pierce needs caring parents, city officials, and police like …

Fort Pierce has changed so much over the years. I don’t know what happened. It looks like some evil curse has come over city. Current Subscribers – Activate Now Already subscribe to TCPalm ? Unlimited access to TCPalm on the … Continue reading

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Grant to let Fort Pierce, St. Lucie sheriff hire more officers, deputies

ST. LUCIE COUNTY — Federal grant money that will help the Fort Pierce Police Department and the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office hire additional law enforcement officers was announced Friday. Current Subscribers – Activate Now Already subscribe to TCPalm ? … Continue reading

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VOTE – PrepZone football game picks for Week No. 5

Vote on which teams you believe will win! This week’s games are listed below, followed by the writers’ predictions … simply click on the team you believe will win the game. Whichever team draws the most votes will serve as … Continue reading

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Jumping Tarpon 60-130 Pounds Standing on South Jetty at Fort Pierce Inlet

Jumping big tarpon off the south jetty at Fort Pierce Inlet sounds like a lot of fun. That’s what Capt. Adam White of the Fishing Center of St. Lucie (www.stlucieflatsfishing.com) was doing Tuesday night. “On the outgoing tide the tarpon … Continue reading

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Jetty Park in Fort Pierce nears completion

Staff Photo by Eric Hasert ERIC HASERT/TREASURE COAST NEWSPAPERS Images of the improvements to Jetty Park in Fort Pierce by Sunshine Land Design as the City of Fort Pierce project at Seaway Drive and South A1A nears completion. Buy this … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce Library’s “An Excellent Business Plan” workshop rescheduled to Oct. 22

“An Excellent Business Plan” workshop presented by Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) at the Fort Pierce Branch Library has been rescheduled to Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 5-7 p.m. A member of SCORE will tackle topics such as: • Benefits … Continue reading

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Task force members arrest gun-toting Miami man in Fort Pierce

Gun crackdown nets another motorist in Fort Pierce. Current Subscribers – Activate Now Already subscribe to TCPalm ? Unlimited access to TCPalm on the web, your smartphone and tablet is included with your subscription. All you will need to do … Continue reading

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Bigger, bolder crime task force targets northwest Fort Pierce, makes arrests

FORT PIERCE — After gunfire injured two people late last week, a new joint local-federal law enforcement task force has arrested two suspected gang members who carry guns and also made a series of street-level drug arrests. Current Subscribers – … Continue reading

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