Monthly Archives: January 2016

Fort Pierce resident sentenced on child pornography charges

Richard Joseph Ahearn A St. Lucie County man was sentenced to 75 months in prison Tuesday for receiving and possessing child pornography. Richard Joseph Ahearn, 56, of Fort Pierce, was sentenced by Judge Robin L. Rosenberg after he previously pleaded … Continue reading

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2016 elections: DiPalma seeks Becht’s FP City Commission seat again

FORT PIERCE — Steven DiPalma is making his second bid to unseat Fort Pierce City Commissioner Edward Becht from his District 2 post. DiPalma unsuccessfully challenged Becht for the position in 2012. Becht has not announced whether he will run … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce man sentenced in child porn case

FORT PIERCE — A Fort Pierce man who had worked for more than two years for the St. Lucie County Tax Collector’s Office was sentenced Tuesday to 6-1/4 years in federal prison for receiving and possessing child pornography. Richard Joseph … Continue reading

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Will new marina in Ft. Pierce add to traffic woes?

FORT PIERCE — More than 700 vehicles a day would be added to State Road A1A when a marina is built on the site of the former Causeway Mobile Home Park, next to the Fort Pierce Utilities Authority plant, according … Continue reading

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Video: Fort Pierce Central LB Greg Simmons on his commitment to Nebraska

Video: Fort Pierce Central LB Greg Simmons on his commitment to Nebraska Interview with Greg Simmons (Nebraska commit) following the Space Coast All Stars vs Treasure Coast All Stars game. Article source: http://journalstar.com/sports/huskers/videos/video-fort-pierce-central-lb-greg-simmons-on-his-commitment/youtube_e281951f-8f55-5011-8f79-db0ccc3a25f3.html

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Fort Pierce Florida Sportsman Expo a Huge Success

With big crowds both Saturday and Sunday, it’s safe to say the Fort Pierce Florida Sportsman Expo was a success! Larry “Fishman” Finch giving a seminar on tips and tactics for pompano. Thousands of fisherman, hunters and outdoorsman came out … Continue reading

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FISHING: Kingfish championship tournament return likely

FORT PIERCE — For the first time since 2010, and for the seventh time since the organization was founded, the Southern Kingfish Association is expected to announce later this week it will return this fall to Fort Pierce for its … Continue reading

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Indian River teen saves baby from sinking car

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — When a car plunged into his neighborhood lake around 8:28 p.m. Saturday, 16-year-old Jacob Ursin didn’t hesitate. He pulled off his boots and dove in, swimming 150 feet to the car floating in the frigid water … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce man dies after Saturday crash

A Fort Pierce man died as a result of his injuries after he crashed his car into a pond Saturday, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Davante Paschal, 23, died after he crashed his 2011 Buick Lacrosse into a pond on … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce driver in critical condition

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — When a car plunged into his neighborhood lake around 8:28 p.m. Saturday, 16-year-old Jacob Ursin didn’t hesitate. He pulled off his boots and dove in, swimming 150 feet to the car floating in the frigid water … Continue reading

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