Monthly Archives: March 2014

Fort Pierce Library ArtSpace features local artist Don Dukeshier

FORT PIERCE — The Fort Pierce Branch Library’s April ArtSpace features local artist Don Dukeshier. Dukeshier is a talented artist who creates pencil and pen drawings. His work is realistic and detailed, going beyond photographic portraiture to convey strong feelings. … Continue reading

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Infographic: Fort Pierce’s Avenue D Boys Choir, Boy Scout Troop 772 share …

A look at the area of Fort Pierce where the members of Avenue D Boys Choir, Boy Scout Troop 772 live and attend school. Current Subscribers – Activate Now Already subscribe to TCPalm? Unlimited access to TCPalm on the web, … Continue reading

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Sharieff Rhaheed: Former Fort Pierce Central football star has pleaded no contest

FORT PIERCE, Fla. – Former Fort Pierce Central football star Sharieff Rhaheed has pleaded no contest to lewd and lascivious conduct involving a 14-year-old girl. It was made during a change of plea hearing in juvenile court for the 17-year-old … Continue reading

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Traffic stop becomes drug bust of Fort Pierce ‘working man’

A routine traffic stop on U.S. 1 late Thursday turned into a marijuana bust for city police of a man who first insisted he was a “working man” and had no drugs in his car. Robert Earl Jones Jr., 29, … Continue reading

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Ammonia plume dissipates in Ft. Pierce; residents allowed back home

Story by Jana Eschbach / CBS 12 NEWS FORT PIERCE, Fla. – A poisonous gas pouring into the air sent three to the hospital and forced an evacuation of hundreds of homes. Tonight that leak is contained. The gas leak … Continue reading

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Virginia College in Fort Pierce holding open house Friday

The new Virginia College in Fort Pierce will host its campus open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. There will be tours and demonstrations, along with a free cookout and other refreshments. Potential students, friends and family are … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce Police Department taking applications for last 2014 basic Citizen …

FORT PIERCE — The Fort Pierce Police Department will hold its final basic Citizen’s Academy for 2014 from May 5 to May 17. Classes are from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday evenings, and from 10 a.m. to 3 … Continue reading

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Baseball: Saccavino pitches 4-hitter as Jensen Beach blanks Flagler Palm Coast

C.J. Fitzpatrick went 2 for 3 and scored three runs Thursday as Jensen Beach High School’s baseball team defeated Flagler Palm Coast 9-0 in the Florida League High School Invitational at Sanford. Cade Moyer went 2-for-2 with a run for … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce Westwood teacher faces charges of lewd behavior

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (PBP) — A 68-year-old Fort Pierce Westwood High School teacher is facing six counts of lewd or lascivious conduct toward 14- and 15-year-old female students at the school, the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office said. Dan Allen … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce homeowner shot by a stranger while in his own yard; gunman sought

FORT PIERCE, Fla. – A man was shot in the arm when confronting an unidentified assailant in his backyard early Saturday, police said Monday. At 6:30 a.m. police officers went to the 1300 block of Wyoming Avenue and learned that … Continue reading

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