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Lakewood Ranch grad, 19, critically hurt in Manatee hit-run crash  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

MANATEE COUNTY -- The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for a driver after a young man who graduated last year from Lakewood Ranch High School was ...

UPDATE: 19-year-old breathing on his own after critical hit-and-run crash in Sarasota  WWSB

According to a Facebook group called “Jack Kelley #JackStrong”, Kelly is breathing 100 percent on his own now.

Teenager, 19, is critically injured in dramatic hit-and-run rollover crash in Florida  Daily Mail

Jackson Kelley, 19, was critically injured on Thursday morning in a horrific rollover crash in Florida. The driver who caused the crash fled the scene, authorities ...

Manatee school board will vote to rename North River High. Here are the nominations  Bradenton Herald

Nearly three dozen nominations were submitted in the renaming of North River High School, in Parrish, and the School Board of Manatee County will vote on the ...

Manatee school district announces new Lakewood Ranch High School principal  Bradenton Herald

The School District of Manatee announced Friday that Dustin Dahlquist, the principal of Buffalo Creek Middle School, has been selected as the new principal of ...

Lakewood Ranch High loses its principal

Craig Little has accepted the same position at the new high school in Parrish.

Lakewood Ranch High School mourns loss of two students in crash  Bradenton Herald

Crisis counselors were available at Lakewood Ranch High School Monday morning for students and staff to help them cope with the loss of two students, who ...

School District Names New Principal at Lakewood Ranch High  Sarasota

Dustin Dahlquist was recently named the new principal of Lakewood Ranch High School. Dahlquist has been the principal at Buffalo Creek Middle School since ...

Two Lakewood Ranch High School students die in crash  Miami Herald

Two Manatee teenagers suffered fatal injuries in a crash at State Road 64 and Pope Road in Manatee County on Saturday night.

Students 'stop the bleed' at Lakewood Ranch High School

Lakewood Ranch High students learn how to react in an emergency situation.

Lakewood Ranch community mourns

Fellow Lakewood Ranch High students, family members recall the special attributes of the two young men lost in the accident on State Road 64.

School District Names Principals for Two New Schools  Sarasota

The Manatee County School District recently named two principals for schools set to open next August: Craig Little and Angela Lindsey.

Double murder-suicide in Lakewood Ranch  Miami Herald

A husband, his wife and a teenaged girl are dead after an argument at a Lakewood Ranch home Sunday night ended in gunfire, according to the Manatee ...

Lakewood Ranch students honor two fallen classmates

Memorial *Service* for the two Lakewood Ranch High students who died in an accident held near the high school.

Their son’s death brought some changes to road. Now Manatee family seeks new ‘rhythm’  Bradenton Herald

His 15-year-old son, Matthew, died in a crash on State Road 64 near Greyhawk Landing on his way to Lakewood Ranch High School's homecoming dance with ...

Manatee announces principals for new schools  Bradenton Herald

Two current principals in Manatee County will transfer to newly-constructed schools next year, and a district administrator is slated to become the principal of an ...

Lakewood Ranch High seniors say "Hello new world!"

Lakewood Ranch High class of 2018 sends 504 seniors into adulthood.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Defense gives giddy-up to Mustangs  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

LAKEWOOD RANCH. Jeremy Schiller expects to see a different Lakewood Ranch High boys basketball team in February and possibly March than the one he's ...

Two wins from making history, this Bradenton team is 'embracing the moment'  Bradenton Herald

The Lakewood Ranch High softball team is two wins away from capturing the program's first state championship. The Mustangs face Orange Park Oakleaf in the ...

BOYS SOCCER: Special play sends Lakewood Ranch to victory  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

LAKEWOOD RANCH. At various points throughout the season, the nationally ranked Lakewood Ranch High boys soccer team likes to pull one of its “special ...

Two teens killed in collision on SR 64 in Manatee County  Bay News 9

The teens were on their way to homecoming at Lakewood Ranch High School.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Ranchs Higgins rises from manager to player  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

LAKEWOOD RANCHLogan Higgins had a decision to make when he found out he was among the last cuts on the Lakewood Ranch High School junior varsity ...

Two teens killed, 12-year-old critically injured in Bradenton crash  ABC Action News

Bradenton is mourning two teens killed in a tragic accident over the weekend.

After two teenagers died there, FDOT to make this change at East Manatee intersection  Bradenton Herald

Florida Department of Transportation to close turn lane at State Road 64 intersection in East Manatee where 2 Lakewood Ranch high school students died.

Manatee school hopes to reduce concussions with new helmets  Bay News 9

Football at Lakewood Ranch High School in Bradenton is becoming less about hitting hard, and more about playing smart.

Mold cleanup at Lakewood Ranch High to cost almost $500,000

Work to begin at 23 portables at Lakewood Ranch High School.

Prom is still a big night in Lakewood Ranch

High school proms remain important to students and their parents.

New zoning approved for North River High School in Parrish

The School District of Manatee County announced April 10 that Country Creek, Mill Creek and GreyHawk Landing are now zoned for Lakewood Ranch High ...

Manatee County leaders pushing to get answers on dangerous intersection  WFLA

After Saturday's deadly crash on SR-64 in Bradenton, a County Commissioner is asking FDOT what can be done to improve the intersection.

Band director recalls student killed in crash as a ‘cool,’ talented musician  Bradenton Herald

Lakewood Ranch High School Band director recalls 17-year-old student who was killed in a crash late Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018.

Manatee County considers major pickleball complex in Lakewood Ranch

Lakewood Ranch's Bob Haskin has a dream for turning the future Premier Sports Campus and Park into a regional or state destination for the sport he loves ...

'Do my nipples offend you?' Braden River students support classmate with 'bracott'  Bradenton Herald

Students took part in Monday's bracott at Braden River High School, despite the School District of Manatee County warning students that any demonstrations ...

Manatee County School district plans construction to accommodate growth

In response to the population boom in East County, the Manatee County School District is adding a new middle school adjacent to B.D. Gullett Elementary and ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Mustangs defense smothers Canes  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Lakewood Ranch locks down Manatee to pick up Class 8A-11 victory.

Manatee keeps its 'B' rating

The School District of Manatee County maintained its "B" rating when the Florida Department of Education announced district and school grades June 27.

Lakewood Ranch community mourns teen's death

The East County home of Leau and Marie Payen was filled March 4 with a dozen visitors, who lifted their voices into a French Creole hymn so strong it sounded ...

Braden River is still the best

Braden River High presented its performance of "Humor Me.?!" during the semifinals of the Florida Marching Band Championships Nov. 17 at Plant City High ...

TOPSoccer program provides great opportunities in Lakewood Ranch

TOPSoccer program provides great opportunities in Lakewood Ranch.

Lakewood Ranch High School seniors say goodbye

Seniors graduated at the Bradenton Area Convention Center Wednesday.

Drivers demanding change to 'dangerous intersection' after 2 teens die in Bradenton crash  WFLA

Community members are demanding change at the intersection where two teenage boys were killed in a crash in Bradenton.

Grief counselors on hand after 2 Lakewood Ranch students killed in crash  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Two Lakewood Ranch High School students died Saturday in a car crash. Troopers said Brendan Shreve, 17, was driving with Jared Duran, 15, along ...

Manatee School District prepares to move attendance lines

East County residents voice concerns about new Parrish high school.

SUV Crashes Into Manatee County School Bus  Bradenton, FL Patch

SUV Crashes Into Manatee County School Bus - Bradenton, FL - A 76-year-old ​Lakewood Ranch man was critically injured Monday when his 2015 Hyundai ...

Lakewood Ranch Among Top 10 Fastest-Growing Communities In U.S.  Bradenton, FL Patch

Lakewood Ranch Tops List of Growing Communities - Bradenton, FL - Lakewood Ranch is among the top 10 fastest-growing communities in the country, ...

Lakewood Ranch artist earns Congressional Art award

Lakewood Ranch High School graduate heads to the U.S. Capitol to see her art displayed.

Lakewood Ranch High Teacher Faces Meth Charges

A Lakewood Ranch High School science teacher is out on administrative leave after Hardee County deputies found methamphetamine inside her and her ...

Top 100 Sarasota-Manatee stories of 2018: Day 4  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Dickey Betts returns to the road. Sarasota County resident Dickey Betts, a founding Allman Brothers Band member who sang and wrote the group's Top 10 hit ...

Manatee County School Board District 4: Q&A with Richard Murphy  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Candidates for the 2018 Florida Primary Election were sent questionnaires and bio requests by the Herald-TribuneName, including middle initial: Richard A.

Bradenton Woman Fails To Make Cut On American Idol  Bradenton, FL Patch

Bradenton Singer Among 116 Contestants Eliminated - Bradenton, FL - Bradenton resident Mylon Shamble, 24, was not among the Top 50 contestants to ...

These Golden Herald winners are looking forward to a bright future in Manatee  Bradenton Herald

Nearly 150 high school students were honored during the 41st annual Golden Herald Awards ceremony Thursday night. Each of the nominees was honored for ...

$1.6 Million Terry Bradshaw Home In Bradenton  Bradenton, FL Patch

Million Terry Bradshaw Home In Bradenton - Bradenton, FL - The home features ​an impressive fireplace in the heart of its great room where you can picture ...

Child protection investigator quit after he was accused of lying about a case. He says he was overworked  Bradenton Herald

A child protection investigator has resigned from the Manatee County Sheriff's Office after an internal affairs investigation began looking into allegations that he ...

Lakewood Ranch celebrates graduation

As more than 600 graduates went through Lakewood Ranch High School's 2017 Commencement Ceremony May 20 at the Bradenton Area Convention Center, ...

Saved by the Builder

Population growth in East Manatee County is forcing officials to build and expand schools faster than you can say your ABCs.

School Board names interim superintendent in Manatee County

Current superintendent Diana Greene starts a new job July 1.

Sarasota, Manatee schools considering policy for walkouts  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Manatee schools likely to be 'fairly tolerant'; Sarasota wants to be 'respectful,' 'safe.' Students across the country walked out of their schools on Wednesday, ...

School board postpones zoning decision for new high school  Bradenton Herald

The School Board of Manatee County was set to make a final decision Tuesday on zoning changes that are expected to alleviate overcrowding and balance ...

Lakewood Ranch High School quarterback arrested on murder charge  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON - Manatee sheriff's officials today arrested a quarterback of the Lakewood Ranch High School football team on a murder charge in the killing of a ...

Home-grown musician to debut first country-rock single, 'Miss Me Whiskey'

Bradenton country-rock artist Derek Lersch is relying on millennial methods to promote his debut single, "Miss Me Whiskey," Nov. 30 at Naughty Monk Brewery.

$13 Million Architectural Masterpiece In Bradenton  Bradenton, FL Patch

BRADENTON, FL — This $13 million architectural masterpiece in Bradenton comes with its own underground wine cellar and tasting room, outdoor pizza oven ...

You may find a familiar face in an ‘American Idol’ contestant this season  Bradenton Herald

A Bradenton resident will try her luck at a ticket to Hollywood the newest season of “American Idol,” which premieres Sunday night. Mylon Shamble attended ...

Lakewood Ranch High School Graduates 2014  Bradenton Herald

John Abreu Alexis Acevedo Brianna Adams Maria Aguirre Arif Akar Amy Alvarez Joseph Ambrosino Emily Anderson Lacey Anderson Nicolette Anderson ...

Manatee County man's death remains a mystery

Educator offers $20000 for information about her husband's death.

5 Things To Do In Manatee County This Weekend  Bradenton, FL Patch

Parade, Art, Cornhole Competition On Tap - Bradenton, FL - Looking for something to do this weekend? Here's some ideas.

School District asks public input for new middle school's name

The new school in Lakewood Ranch is set to open next to B.D. Gullett Elementary in 2019.

Grade 'A' shoppers prepare for Manatee County School District's opening day

Greenbrook's Samuel Clementi was proud as he shoved his right foot forward to show off the Skechers Energy Lights that his mom had just purchased at The ...

Bradenton's Mylon Shamble Impresses American Idol Judges with "Stand By Me"  Sarasota

The judges questioned the song choice, but were blown away in the end.

No more horsing around for Lakewood Ranch seniors

As seniors at Lakewood Ranch High School prepare to graduate 7 p.m., June 1 at the Bradenton Area Convention Center, many will be changing their focus for ...

Have plans for new East County high school perished?

Manatee County School District eyes Parrish for new high school.

Manatee Students Continue to Shine at National TSA Competition  The Bradenton Times

For the 11th year in a row, School District of Manatee County Technology Student Association (TSA) competitors captured more event trophies and "Top 10” ...

TENNIS: Bongart makes good on promise  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

LAKEWOOD RANCH. Ashley Bongart was far from naive as she stepped onto the stadium court Saturday at the Athletic Center at Lakewood Ranch for her ...

Red Cross closes Lakewood Ranch office  Bradenton Herald

A year and a half ago, the American Red Cross closed its office in West Bradenton and consolidated its Manatee County location in Lakewood Ranch.

Manatee County students see their artwork featured on gallery walls  Bradenton Herald

More than 250 pieces of artwork were displayed from 27 Manatee County schools at the fourth annual K-12 Student Exhibit at ArtCenter Manatee. The exhibit ...

8A-11 BOYS BASKETBALL: Mustangs three-peat  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

LAKEWOOD RANCH. When the Venice High boys basketball team attempted to slow the game down, there was a collective gasp on the Lakewood Ranch ...

East County woman faces the pressure of American Idol

Lakewood Ranch High graduate waits for her time in the spotlight.

Lakewood Ranch development timeline  Bradenton Herald

Lakewood Ranch development timeline. 1900: First home built in Lorraine Township near the intersection of State Road 70 East and Lorraine Road. 1905: John ...

Plans for Post Boulevard under way

Plans are underway for a roadway extension that one day may *service* a new high school in Lakewood Ranch. The Lakewood Ranch Stewardship District on ...

Bradentons Mylon Shamble to appear on ‘American Idol’  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sarasota and Manatee residents who watch the next episode of ABC's “American Idol” reboot will see one of their own performing. Bradenton resident Mylon ...

Complaints flow about Lakewood Ranch irrigation schedule

Lakewood Ranch Phase I residents upset about stinky watering during prime hours.

$7.5 Million Bradenton Mansion On Sarasota Bay  Bradenton, FL Patch

BRADENTON, FL — This $7.5 million Bradenton mansion is located on Sarasota Bay. The main house features a wraparound deck, attached apartment and two ...

More planning still ahead for Lakewood Ranch  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

“There is not much of a boundary between vision and hallucination,” Jensen told a sold-out audience of 375 at a Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance luncheon ...

Students flock to Manatee schools on the first day back  Bradenton Herald

On Thursday, students returned to Manatee County schools on the first day back from summer vacation, heading into the 2017-18 school year.

Timeline for development of Lakewood Ranch  Bradenton Herald

1900: First home built in Lorraine Township near the current intersection of State Road 70 East and Lorraine Road. 1905: John Schroeder of Milwaukee ...

Sarasota's Temple Emanu-El teen keeps pen pal relationship thriving with friend in Israel

Sarasota's Temple Emanu-El teen keeps pen pal relationship thriving with friend in Israel.

How Lakewood Ranch became Manatee County’s boys basketball power  Bradenton Herald

The Mustangs have built the deepest and most talented program in the county from scratch.

Lakewood Ranch graduate’s life in minor leagues takes unexpected turn

He was traded from the Pittsburgh Pirates organization to the Philadelphia Phillies organization on July 31.

Go back to school with class at MTC in Lakewood Ranch

Whenever I think about going back to school, at a later stage of life, I think of company meetings. I am talking about some of those self-improvement type lectures, ...

PREPPED: True colors at Lakewood Ranch  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

LAKEWOOD RANCH. In a parking lot gone crazy with color — peaches and pinks, yellows and reds, along with all shades of blue — Arianna Rodriguez decides ...

Good Deeds in the Sarasota-Manatee business community, July 30  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The Young Professionals of the West Florida Chapter of the Community Association Institute will sponsor a fundraiser, “Driving for Dollars,” on 5:30-8 p.m. Aug.

Local graduates compete in Brain Bowl

Lacey Anderson listened to the question being read by her coach, Bill Culver. As the question progressed, her hand inched closer to the buzzer near her left ...

Buffalo Soldier, local legend | The Observer News (SouthShore, Riverview, North Manatee)  Observer News

The Sarasota (Fla.) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. in association with the Sarasota-Bradenton Kappa Alpha Psi Project Guide Right, Inc.

Pitmaster fires up smoke signals

In 1989, Greenbrook's Nevin Hofing first encountered what he considers real barbecue in the basement of Manhattan's Hard Rock Cafe. From a prep cook, ...

Suns and mentors shine at Visible Men Academy Impact Awards  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

VMA Impact Awards Visible Men Academy (VMA) co-founders, Neil Phillips and Shannon Rohrer-Phillips, greeted more than 180 guests as they mingled ...

Wet nights hamper football Fridays  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Editors' Note: This is one in a series of “Prepped” features about high school football. Many high school football teams are playing tonight to accommodate those ...

Glancing blow fortunate for Manatee County

East County avoids major damage from Hurricane Irma.

$3.4 Million Riverfront Estate In Bradenton  Bradenton, FL Patch

Million Riverfront Estate In Bradenton - Bradenton, FL - The Bermuda-inspired home boasts a formal living room and stately fireplace while an infinity-edge ...

Prom night takes on deeper meaning  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Prom night has taken on a much deeper meaning for Ashley Romine.She went to three while attending Lakewood Ranch High School, not to mention another ...

93-year-old retired principal keeps on giving to students  Bradenton Herald

At age 93, Bill O'Brien, former principal of Prine, Pine View, and Parrish elementary schools, is not done encouraging students. He has an endowed annual ...

Sarasota runners have sweet treat at Donut Run

About 300 runners participated The Half Dozen Donut Run to raise awareness about apraxia.

Lakewood Ranch parade proves fitting 'Tribute'

March down Lakewood Main Street thrills crowd, honors those who died serving our armed forces.

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