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Large Fort Pierce family loses everything in duplex fire; GoFundMe …

A duplex fire Thursday afternoon in Fort Pierce displaced a mother and her children.(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO FROM ST. LUCIE COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT) FORT PIERCE — Jenea Rolle was terrified Thursday to see flames creeping toward her children’s bunk beds inside their … Continue reading

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Supreme Court ruling gives Fort Pierce win in case over marinas’ property taxes

x Embed x Share CLOSE Local governments can continue levying property taxes against private marinas, while at the same time exempting publicly owned ones, the Supreme Court of Florida ruled Thursday. KEONA GARDNER/TCPALM Wochit Buy Photo The Supreme Court of … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce apartment fire displaces 10 people, sends 4 to hospital

FORT PIERCE, Fla. – St. Lucie County firefighters battled a multi-unit apartment fire in Fort Pierce Wednesday night that left six adults and four children displaced. The fire started shortly before 7 p.m. in 700 block of Southland Dr.   … Continue reading

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Duplex fire in northern Fort Pierce displaces mother, seven children

A duplex fire Thursday afternoon in Fort Pierce displaced a mother and her seven children.(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO FROM ST. LUCIE COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT) FORT PIERCE — A mother and her seven children were displaced by a Thursday afternoon fire inside their … Continue reading

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Anthony Westbury: Build it and they will park? Fort Pierce hopes so

A sign at the entrance of a parking lot on Orange Avenue and Indian River Drive informs the public of the 2-hour parking limit Aug. 9, 2016 in Fort Pierce.(Photo: MOLLY BARTELS/TCPALM) Ideas come and go. Sometimes, they come back … Continue reading

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World Changers get to work in Fort Pierce

World Changers get to work in Fort Pierce World Changers participant Blake Cruvillon, 18, of Bath, South Carolina, holds a ladder Friday, June 16, 2017, as Quintin Lindsey, 15, of Wauchula paints the exterior of a home on the 1200 … Continue reading

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Large Fort Pierce family loses everything in duplex fire; GoFundMe set up

A duplex fire Thursday afternoon in Fort Pierce displaced a mother and her children.(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO FROM ST. LUCIE COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT) FORT PIERCE — Jenea Rolle was terrified Thursday to see flames creeping toward her children’s bunk beds inside their … Continue reading

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Fort Pierce’s Indian River Estates under boil-water notice

Boiling water.(Photo: FILE PHOTO) FORT PIERCE – Water customers in Indian River Estates are under a boil-water notice after a loss of water pressure Thursday, according to a news release. The notice was issued as a precaution after a loss … Continue reading

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Supreme Court ruling gives Fort Pierce win in case over marinas …

x Embed x Share CLOSE Local governments can continue levying property taxes against private marinas, while at the same time exempting publicly owned ones, the Supreme Court of Florida ruled Thursday. KEONA GARDNER/TCPALM Wochit Buy Photo The Supreme Court of … Continue reading

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Celebration Pointe housing development wants to be annexed into Fort Pierce

Celebration Pointe is a 755-home development on 147 acres on Jenkins Road. The developer has submitted an application to be annexed into Fort Pierce.(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO FROM NAI SOUTHCOAST) FORT PIERCE —  About 755 homes could be coming to Fort Pierce.  … Continue reading

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