Monthly Archives: November 2013

Football: Plant 17, Fort Pierce Central 7

FORT PIERCE — The Plant Panthers found themselves in an early hole a long way from home Friday night. But a strong effort over the final three quarters kept the team’s playoff push alive. The Panthers trailed Fort Pierce Central … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce family told to vacate their home in less than a week following …

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — A Fort Pierce family learned this week that it is too dangerous to live at home. Instead of cooking Thanksgiving dinner and enjoying family at home, Todd Muilenburg was busy packing up everything in his home, … Continue reading

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Barrier islands making progress of the coast of downtown Fort Pierce

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — As hurricane season is wrapping up for the year, some are already looking to the next hurricane season when it comes to safety. A chain of barrier islands being built off the coast of Fort Pierce … Continue reading

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Two Fort Pierce men charged with discharging firearm in public

Earl Koon Two Fort Pierce men were arrested early Tuesday morning after allegedly firing multiple rounds near a residence in the 100 block of East Midway Road. William R. Tietgens, 22, who lives in the 5200 block of Birch Drive, … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce Library welcomes steel drum band Dec. 7

FORT PIERCE — The Fort Pierce Magnet School of the Arts’ Steel Drum Band is scheduled to perform an open air concert in front of the Fort Pierce Branch Library on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 11:30 a.m. This hour-long holiday … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce lawmaker says it may be time to limit passengers of teen drivers

A Fort Pierce state lawmaker says the Oct. 23 crash that cost 16-year-old Christian Medina his life and injured two schoolmates could be a catalyst for creating a law that spells out how many passengers may ride with teen drivers. … Continue reading

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St. Lucie County Community Calendar, updated Nov. 24

NEW LISTINGS Christmas On Avenue D Festival: Children’s activities, carnival, concert, treasure hunt, carols, cake tasting, vendors, Santa, more. 4-8 p.m. Dec. 14. 18th- 21st streets and Avenue D, Fort Pierce. Benefits Community Outreach Youth Program. Chanuka Celebrations Menorah Lighting: … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce man killed in Sunday morning crash on I-95 in Brevard

BREVARD COUNTY — A single-car wreck caused by a tire failure ended in the death of a 49-year-old Fort Pierce man south of Palm Bay at 5:45 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 95, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Michael Vanacore, … Continue reading

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Prep football | Nothing clicks for Manatee in 17-15 region semifinal loss to …

FORT PIERCE — As his team was about to run its biggest play of the season, Joe Kinnan stood on the visiting side of Lawnwood Stadium and liked what he saw. Manatee’s head football coach was sure Johnnie Lang was … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce Central football: Quick hits on Cobras’ win vs. No. 1 Manatee | Photos

Photo by Hobie Hiler, SCRIPPS // Buy this photo Images from Fort Pierce Central’s 17 to 15 Region 2-8A semifinal game win over Manatee at Lawnwood Stadium in Fort Pierce on Friday November 22, 2013. Get our highlights from the … Continue reading

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