Monthly Archives: November 2015

Fort Pierce man charged with impersonating law officer

ST. LUCIE COUNTY — A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after investigators said he told several people he was a law enforcement officer, according to affidavits released Wednesday. Calvin Paige, of the 600 block of Ixoria Avenue in Fort Pierce, … Continue reading

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Palm Beach Co. murder suspect arrested in Fort Pierce after 2-hour standoff

FORT PIERCE, Fla. – A St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office task force, U.S. Marshals and Fort Pierce police have arrested a man in Fort Pierce wanted on murder charges stemming from a recent shooting in Palm Beach County. All Sheriff … Continue reading

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Anthony Westbury: Highwaymen movie producer ditches Fort Pierce for Georgia

James Gibson, of Fort Pierce, one of the original Highwaymen artists, waves to the audience after being called out in attendance during a press conference announcing a Highwaymen movie “The Unknowns” Tuesday outside Fort Pierce City Hall in Downtown Fort … Continue reading

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Megayachts in Fort Pierce

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about megayachts.  Two of them are now docked at the Indian River Marine Terminal in the Port of Fort Pierce, north of downtown.  Maybe more will come.  The port needs the … Continue reading

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Road reopened after overturned tractor-trailer blocked Midway Road in Fort Pierce

FORT PIERCE — Midway Road and Interstate 95 are reopened after being blocked by an overturned tractor-trailer for several hours. The truck rolled over on Midway Road Monday morning, leaving eastbound lanes blocked near Interstate 95, a St. Lucie County … Continue reading

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Autopsy report: 5-year-old Fort Pierce girl died of strangulation

Investigation continues into FP police shooting Man who killed FP girl was known to state agency Girl dies from attack by man FP police killed | Video Outside 5-year-old Olesia Doug’s home FORT PIERCE — A 5-year-old girl in a … Continue reading

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Overturned tractor-trailer blocking Midway Road in Fort Pierce

FORT PIERCE — A tractor-trailer rolled over on Midway Road Monday morning, leaving eastbound lanes blocked near Interstate 95, a St. Lucie County Fire District spokeswoman said. Fire District crews at 7:53 a.m. Monday were called to the incident, Fire … Continue reading

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Investigation continues into fatal shooting involving Fort Pierce Police officers

Outside 5-year-old Olesia Doug’s home FORT PIERCE — Sheriff’s investigators continue sorting through a police shooting of a man who was attacking a 5-year-old girl Thursday night, according to sheriff’s reports. Additional details won’t be released until Monday, a spokesman … Continue reading

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Man who killed Fort Pierce girl was known to Department of Children & Families

Outside 5-year-old Olesia Doug’s home FORT PIERCE — State children’s advocates had previous contact with the Fort Pierce man who police shot and killed after they said he was attacking his girlfriend’s 5-year-old daughter. Fort Pierce police officers shot Steve … Continue reading

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Miami day-trip destinations in Palm Beach, Fort Pierce and Vero Beach add …

If the stress of the holidays is looming large, maybe it’s time to hit the road and get out of town. There is a world of discoveries about two hours north of Miami, where the pace is a little slower, … Continue reading

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