Snook is slated to reopen for recreational harvest on Feb. 1 in Florida’s Atlantic coastal and inland waters (from the Miami-Dade/Monroe county line north), including Lake Okeechobee and the Kissimmee River.
The Avon Park Red Devils, Sebring Blue Streaks and Lake Placid Green Dragons participated in the Class 1A-District 15 Championship on Wednesday. The Blue Streaks placed first overall. The top six competitors from each weight division advanced to the Regional competition.
Arriving to play this morning in temperatures below 40 with 14 mph north winds, the Golf Hammock ladies looked more like a group ready to hit the slopes. But hit the links they did, and a great time was had by the 10 hardy participants. Appropriately named the Polar Bear Challenge by GHLGA r…
DAYTONA BEACH — Cadillac is going for a fourth Rolex 24 win having won the race each of the three years since the IMSA DPi formula started in 2017. Wayne Taylor Racing has two of those wins in 2017 and 2019 with Action Express Racing taking the win in 2018 with the Mustang Sampling Cadillac …
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlie Kimball and his longtime sponsor will move to AJ Foyt Racing for the upcoming IndyCar season. Kimball is the only driver so far announced for Texas-based team, which is seeking funding to keep two cars on the track in 2020.
DETROIT — Derek Jeter’s election to the Hall of Fame marked the seventh straight year with at least one first-ballot honoree.
The Freshwater Fishing Forecast for the second half of the third week of January gives anglers the new moon phase, which started yesterday and ends Monday, and a true winter season weather forecast, starting with a twenty degree drop cold front which started yesterday.
AVON PARK — The “Lefty” St. Pierre Memorial Purple Heart Golf Tournament was hosted by the Sebring Chapter 601 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart at River Greens Golf Course on Saturday. The event consisted of three flights with a total of 112 golfers participating in the four-person …
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — These playoff defeats when he is oh so close sting a bit more for Aaron Rodgers now, at this later stage in his career.
A little more than two years ago, a pair of teams gambled on quarterbacks who had all kinds of potential but were far from a sure thing.
One week prior to IMSA’s season-opening 2020 race — the Rolex 24 At Daytona — and two months before the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Presented by Advance Auto Parts, reserved trackside parking at Sebring is sold out marking the earliest such occurrence in the 68-year history of the event.
Baylor and Gonzaga were the only two teams in the top five that took care of business last week.
MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic did something he hadn’t in 14 years: He dropped a set in a first-round match at the Australian Open.
LA QUINTA, Calif. — Andrew Landry regrouped to win The American Express after blowing a six-stroke lead on the back nine Sunday.
LAS VEGAS — After three years without a victory, Conor McGregor needed only 40 seconds to reclaim his place at the center of the mixed martial arts world.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Lee Westwood secured his 25th European Tour win with victory at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship on Sunday.
LAKE BUENA VISTA — The final round of the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions featured a little bit of everything. Clutch shots, bold play, lead changes, a few costly mistakes and even bonus golf.
The Freshwater Fishing Forecast for the third full week of January gives anglers a good fishing day today. However the new moon week starts Monday, while the moon will be entering its lowest, weakest period of its twenty-eight day orbit on Wednesday, and this will limit the lunar-effect and …
LAKE PLACID — On a night to celebrate the outgoing seniors in Lake Placid, the Green Dragons played host to county rivals the Avon Park Red Devils. Avon Park spoiled the celebration with a 62-43 victory. The Red Devils’ record increased to 13-1 and Lake Placid’s fell to 5-7.
SEBRING – The Sebring Blue Streaks hosted the Eau Gallie Commodores in a doubleheader Friday night in Class 5A-District 13 matches. The Lady Blue Streaks took the field first as the wind picked up and temperatures dropped. The Blue Streaks got their first district win of the season by defeat…
LAKE PLACID — The Avon Park Red Devils and the Lake Placid Green Dragons went head-to-head Thursday night in a rivalry match. The Green Dragons dominated bringing the mercy rule into effect with more than 20 minutes left in the game. Lake Placid shutout Avon Park with a final score of 8-0.
Tom Ashley grew up in the picturesque Lake Champlain region of upper New York state. Like many locals, he gravitated to fishing in his youth, but found time to play soccer, football and basketball in high school. A lifetime Yankees fan, his favorite player was Mickey Mantle.
Newsom Eye has been a long-time gold sponsor of the Heartland Senior Games. As well as providing financial support, which enhances the Games experience for competitors, Newsom Eye has helped to promote the Senior Games on the large LED display board in front of their facility on Highway 27.
OKEECHOBEE — The B.A.S.S. Nation will kick off its 2020 regular season Jan. 29-31 with its TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Southeast Regional on Florida’s Lake Okeechobee.
AVON PARK – The Sebring Blue Streaks extended their winning streak to five games with an 87-45 win over the Avon Park Red Devils on Tuesday night to improve their season record to 8-3 while snapping the Red Devils four game winning streak to drop them to 7-6 on the season.
South Florida State College has been coordinating the Heartland Senior Games for more than two decades. Last year more than 500 people competed in one or more of the 13 events offered. Thanks to the financial support of many local sponsors, shirts are provided to all participants, hundreds o…
LAKE PLACID — On Saturday, January 11, 2020, if you were wondering what all the commotion was about at the Lake Placid American Legion parking lot on Highway 27, you should have stopped to check it out. You could have enjoyed a chance to stroll through the 80 vintage, customized, or really s…