Monthly Archives: June 2015

Grand jury indicts Fort Pierce man in Sept. 14 shooting death in Gifford

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — A grand jury has indicted a Fort Pierce man on first-degree murder in the shooting death of a man in Gifford last fall, the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday. Full story available to subscribers … Continue reading

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South Florida Artist to feature British Invasion at Fort Pierce gallery

FORT PIERCE — Palm Beach area visual artist Cynthia Morrison will be presenting her latest artistic works during an upcoming gallery exhibit named “Treasures” at Art Mundo located in Fort Pierce. Morrison recently debuted her mixed media pieces during other … Continue reading

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University of Florida will close facility in Fort Pierce after funding cuts

The University of Florida says state recent funding cuts will force the school to close a facility in Fort Pierce that works at controlling invasive plants and insects.  The Indian River Research and Education Center will shut down after Gov. … Continue reading

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State Supreme Court upholds death sentence in Fort Pierce newspaper carrier’s …

FORT PIERCE — Condemned murderer Steven Douglas Hayward this week lost another round of appeals in a bid to overturn the death sentence imposed by a St. Lucie County judge for the 2005 shooting death of a Fort Pierce Tribune … Continue reading

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Fatal shooting in Ft. Pierce under investigation

Story by Thomas Forester/CBS 12 ST. LUCIE COUNTY (CBS12) – The St Lucie County Sheriffs Crime Scene Unit is involved in a death investigation. They say a man was shot dead inside of a home on Weatherbee Rd near US … Continue reading

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UF’s invasive species-fighting center in Fort Pierce could close after $900000 …

FORT PIERCE — The Invasive Species Quarantine Facility could close in the wake of a $900,000 state budget cut this week. Full story available to subscribers only.Subscribe Already a subscriber? Activate Article source: http://www.tcpalm.com/news/local-news/fort-pierce/ufs-invasive-speciesfighting-center-in-fort-pierce-could-close-after-900000-budget-cut_83589382

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1 dead in overnight homicide in Fort Pierce’ victim identified as Taylor …

FORT PIERCE, Fla. – The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting at a home in Fort Pierce. Deputies said a homicide occurred at a house on 703 West Weatherbee Road near U.S. 1. Friday afternoon the sheriff’s office … Continue reading

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Football: Fort Pierce Central LB Simmons commits to Nebraska | Social media

Fort Pierce Central middle linebacker Greg Simmons, No. 3 on the TCPalm Super 11, announced Thursday that he has verbally committed to the University of Nebraska. “Nebraska is a great school,” Simmons said. “They have a new coach (Mike Riley) … Continue reading

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199 loggerhead turtles released off coast of Fort Pierce

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St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Detention Deputy Alan Ross dies in single-car crash …

FORT PIERCE, Fla. – A St. Lucie County Detention Deputy lost his life in a single-car crash on his way to work Thursday evening, according to Sheriff Mascara. Officials say St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Detention Deputy Alan Ross of Port … Continue reading

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