Local Sports

Fulfilling a runner’s dream

Fulfilling a runner’s dream

There are plenty of opportunities for local runners. With a seemingly endless number of weekend 5K runs for a variety of worthwhile charities, there is something for everybody. But every once in a while you have to stretch your boundaries a little bi...
Published: 05/02/16
Take Stock in Children celebrates scholarship signing in Highlands County

Take Stock in Children celebrates scholarship signing in Highlands County

AVON PARK — South Florida State College’s Take Stock in Children program recently awarded 15 new scholarships to middle school and high school students in Highlands County at a contract signing on April 26 at the Hotel Jacaranda, Avon P...
Published: 05/02/16
Roseberg continues winning ways in Formula 1

Roseberg continues winning ways in Formula 1

SOCHI, Russia — Nico Rosberg cruised to victory in the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday as his title rival and teammate Lewis Hamilton dodged crashes and battled through the pack for second.
Published: 05/02/16
Eleven heading to state

Eleven heading to state

Highlands County will be well-represented at this week’s state track and field meet, which will be held at IMG Academy Stadium in Bradenton on Friday and Saturday. Eleven athletes from Sebring and Lake Placid will be making the journey, with t...
Published: 05/02/16
Leicester inches closer to title

Leicester inches closer to title

MANCHESTER, England — Leicester missed its first chance to clinch the Premier League title, drawing 1-1 at Manchester United on Sunday to move within two points of the most unlikely championship in English soccer....
Published: 05/02/16
Earnhardt gets favorite car back

Earnhardt gets favorite car back

TALLADEGA, Ala. — The beloved car “Amelia” will be back at Talladega Superspeedway after Hendrick Motorsports rebuilt the Chevrolet for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to drive Sunday.
Published: 05/01/16
Lakers hire Luke Walton as coach

Lakers hire Luke Walton as coach

LOS ANGELES — Luke Walton is coming home to rebuild the Los Angeles Lakers.
Published: 05/01/16
Full field set for Laguna Seca

Full field set for Laguna Seca

After sitting out the race at Long Beach, the GT Daytona (GTD) class returns to action with seven manufacturers and a 17-car entry competing in today’s Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
Published: 05/01/16
Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Heartland Triathlon Mother’s Day 5K
Published: 05/01/16

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Published: 05/01/16