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Lady Longhorns on winning streak

Lady Longhorns on winning streak

Lady Longhorns tested by Durant after opening wins By STEVE JACKSON The Lennard High School Lady Longhorns started the new soccer season Nov. 12 with a stampede —…

Lennard, Riverview end with playoff losses

Lennard, Riverview end with playoff losses

After successful, historic seasons, Lennard, Riverview end with playoff losses By STEVE JACKSON steve@observernews.net The Lennard Longhorns and the Riverview Sharks both experienced the bittersweet taste of the…

News

Free banjo workshop Sunday

Free banjo workshop Sunday

Free banjo workshop this Sunday, Jan. 19 The Firehouse Cultural Center at 101 1st Ave…

Chamber hosts annual awards gala, winners announced

Chamber hosts annual awards gala, winners announced

Chamber hosts annual awards gala, winners announced The Sun City Center Area Chamber of Commerce…

Celebration of Life honors Lennard

Celebration of Life honors Lennard

Earl Lennard’s Celebration of Life at namesake school By LINDA CHION KENNEY Hundreds of people…

Poker Ride/Hike/Paddle Jan. 18

Poker Ride/Hike/Paddle Jan. 18

Little Manatee State Park annual Poker Ride/Hike/Paddle Jan. 18 The Friends of the Little Manatee…

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Columns

“Don’t set yourself on fire…”

“Don’t set yourself on fire…”

CHAMBER NEWS & VIEWS “Don’t set yourself on fire…” I’m stealing a quote from fellow chamber executive Anissa Starnes: “Don’t set yourself on fire to keep others warm.”…

Make volunteering your intention for 2020

Make volunteering your intention for 2020

LOOSE ENDS Make volunteering your intention for 2020 I wonder how many of us take for granted the abundant number of organizations that serve and protect the residents…

Obituaries

Obituaries for the week of Jan. 16, 2020

Obituaries for the week of Jan. 16, 2020

Michael L. Crotts Michael L. Crotts got his wings from God on Dec. 30, 2019, and went to be with Him.…

Obituaries for the week of Jan. 9, 2020

Obituaries for the week of Jan. 9, 2020

Eileen Mary Britz Eileen Mary Britz, aka Sister Rose Clare, OP, age 93, of Tampa, FL, passed away December 29, 2019,…