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Favre, Stabler make Hall of Fame

Favre, Stabler make Hall of Fame

SAN FRANCISCO — The first NFL game Brett Favre ever attended, as a teenager growing up in Mississippi, was the final home game of Ken “The Snake” Stabler’s career.
Published: 02/08/16

Senior softball season continues

On Tuesday, New Beginnings Church earned their first victory of the season after staring 0-5 with a 15-9 defeat of Fairmount Services. NBC hurler Dick “Moonman” Mooney held the powerful Fairmount lineup to single digit runs. He also had...
Published: 02/08/16
WeatherTech teams to hit Le Mans

WeatherTech teams to hit Le Mans

Led by the Corvette Racing Chevrolet Corvette C7.R team that won the GT Le Mans (GTLM) clss in the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the GTE Pro class in the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans, a total of nine full-time IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship teams have...
Published: 02/08/16
Tanglewood bests Highlands Ridge

Tanglewood bests Highlands Ridge

SEBRING — The weather may have been cool to start the day, but the action on Tanglewood’s pickleball courts heated up in a hurry as long-time rivals Highlands Ridge and Tanglewood clashed in the first match of the 2016 South Central Flo...
Published: 02/08/16
Streak lifters claim medals

Streak lifters claim medals

KISSIMMEE — Two Sebring girls weightlifters were able to claim medals at Friday’s Class 1A state weightlifting meet in Kissimmee, as Camille Gammage placed third at 169 pounds, while Latoya Henley captured the fourth-place medal in the ...
Published: 02/07/16

Fish feeding when warmest

The Florida freshwater fishing forecast for second week of February will be dominated by high winds and a cold front as the new moon phase arrives Monday. So if anglers planned to fish some of the best fishing days of the month, which the new moon ph...
Published: 02/07/16
Sebring netters start strong

Sebring netters start strong

SEBRING — The Sebring girls tennis team is off to a fast start after winning its first two matches of the season.
Published: 02/07/16
Titans stun Red Devils

Titans stun Red Devils

LAKELAND — The inconsistent play that has plagued Avon Park all season cropped up at the worst time in Friday night’s Class 4A-District 8 championship game.
Published: 02/06/16
Red Devils edge Dragons

Red Devils edge Dragons

LAKE PLACID — In a tight dual wrestling meet in which many of the matches went the distance to include on that went to quadruple overtime, the Avon Park Red Devils were able to forge out a 39-30 win over the hosting Lake Placid Green Dragons....
Published: 02/06/16
Streaks defeat Green Dragons

Streaks defeat Green Dragons

SEBRING — The Sebring Blue Streaks faced their rivals the Lake Placid Green Dragons Thursday night in softball. The Streaks and Dragons faced not only each other, but also the elements as the wind picked up and it began to rain. The Streaks to...
Published: 02/06/16