Monthly Archives: October 2017

Fatal shooting brings Fort Pierce 2017 homicide total to 7

CLOSE There’s a reason why Fort Pierce experienced such a drastic drop in crime from 2015 to 2016. LAURIE K. BLANDFORD/TCPALM Wochit Fort Pierce patrol car(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO BY FORT PIERCE POLICE DEPARTMENT) FORT PIERCE — In what is described … Continue reading

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Troopers say Fort Pierce man dies in fiery crash on Florida’s Turnpike

You are using an outdated browser. Upgrade your browser today to better experience this site. <!– Sign In –> Current 73 Mostly Cloudy 3-Day Forecast HI: -° LO: 66° HI: -° LO: 66° HI: -° LO: 66° <!– layout: {uuid=2ff4d3b9-a431-4096-bee6-36ee183d00b6, … Continue reading

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Health care fraud lands Fort Pierce man a 13-year prison sentence

CLOSE Crimes investigated by the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office rose overall in 2016 compared to the year before. WILL GREENLEE/TCPALM Gavel(Photo: FILE PHOTO) FORT PIERCE — A Fort Pierce man who collected more than $1.6 million from Medicare from … Continue reading

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Vero Beach, Fort Pierce set records for cold Monday

Temperatures ranged from the mid 40s to around 50 for the early-morning lows Oct. 30, 2017. CHERYL MCCLOUD/TCPALM Wochit Article source: http://www.tcpalm.com/story/weather/2017/10/30/vero-beach-fort-pierce-set-record-low-temperatures-overnight-lows-historic-vero-beach-and-fort-pierc/812543001/

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Fort Pierce Westwood blows out Pompano Beach 56-0 behind Coy Gray’s 4 scores

CLOSE Sports reporter Jon Santucci talks Westwood’s wins over Suncoast Fort Pierce Central and more Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, with players and head coach Aaron Sheppard at Fort Pierce Westwood High School. JEREMIAH WILSON/TCPALM Buy Photo Fort Pierce Westwood’s Coy … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce man killed in crash with tractor-trailer on turnpike in Osceola County

CLOSE Here are tips on what to do if you are involved in a traffic crash, according to Master Sgt. Frank Sabol, Port St. Lucie police spokesman. Wochit Buy Photo Florida Highway Patrol(Photo: ERIC HASERT/TCPALM)Buy Photo A Fort Pierce man … Continue reading

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Vero Beach, Fort Pierce set record low temperatures

Temperatures ranged from the mid 40s to around 50 for the early-morning lows Oct. 30, 2017. CHERYL MCCLOUD/TCPALM Wochit Article source: http://www.tcpalm.com/story/weather/2017/10/30/vero-beach-fort-pierce-set-record-low-temperatures-overnight-lows-historic-vero-beach-and-fort-pierc/812543001/

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Arrest made in Fort Pierce’s seventh homicide of year

CLOSE There’s a reason why Fort Pierce experienced such a drastic drop in crime from 2015 to 2016. LAURIE K. BLANDFORD/TCPALM Wochit Fort Pierce patrol car(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO BY FORT PIERCE POLICE DEPARTMENT) FORT PIERCE — In what is described … Continue reading

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19-year-old shot & killed in Fort Pierce, suspect charged with 1st degree murder

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Vero Beach claims fourth straight District 8-8A title with win over Fort Pierce Central

CLOSE Vero Beach defeated Fort Pierce Central, 42-7, to clinch its fourth consecutive district title. JON SANTUCCI/TCPALM Buy Photo Vero Beach High School’s Akeem Dixon moves the ball through the Fort Pierce Central defense Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 during a … Continue reading

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