Saturday, August 19, 2017

SMH WELCOMES FIRST CLASS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENTS, PREPARES TO OPEN...

Sarasota Memorial Hospital’s first class of resident physicians begin their training July 1, kicking off a graduate medical education (GME) program developed to offset...

BHS’S DR. RACHEL SHELLEY NAMED FLORIDA’S 2017 PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR

SARASOTA COUNTY – Booker High School Principal Rachel Shelley has been honored with Florida’s 2017 Principal Achievement Award for Outstanding Leadership, an award popularly...

NEWTOWN’S OWN TO HEAD EMMA E. BOOKER ELEMENTARY

Sarasota County School District Superintendent Todd Bowden announced today that the principals of Heron Creek Middle School in North Port and Brookside Middle School...

Manatee County School District Announces Excellence in Education Awards Finalists

Michael Brackman(pictured) BRADENTON, FL - Eight exceptionally devoted and talented employees of the Manatee County School District were surprised by a visit from Superintendent...

The Key to Success…Preparation

BY DAISEY SAUNDERS“It’s better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have one and not be prepared.”–...

The “College and Career Ready” Focus at BHS

“College and career-ready” at Booker High School means that every senior who struts the stage in a purple cap and gown with gold tassel...

26th Manatee Business & Education Partnership Awards

BY MWEZI DAKE write4living@yahoo.comWinners of ePIE awards school board.Manatee County School Board held its’’ 26th Annual Business & Partnership Awards on September 9, 2016...

We Are A.L.I.V.E – Committed to the Community

BY C.S. HOWARD We Are A.L.I.V.E. participants, leaders and board members. We are A.L.I.V.E., Inc. is a scriptural and spiritually based youth development organization “committed to...

Manatee County Students Compete In National Star Competition

FCCLA 2016 National Leadership Conference attendees from School District of Manatee County including students Taylor Trevithick (Florida State FCCLA President Elect) and Sylee Miller...

JOHNSON NAMED PRINCIPAL OF NORTH PORT HIGH SCHOOL

SARASOTA COUNTY – Brandon Johnson, the principal of Lamarque Elementary School in North Port, has been appointed as the new principal of North Port...

Past Issues

NEWTOWN’S NURSE GWEN ATKINS: A LIFETIME OF SERVICE, GONE BUT NOT...

Gwendolyn Atkins spent a lifetime binding bruises, checking blood pressures, teaching teenage mothers, immunizing children, setting up makeshift clinics, soothing seniors’ stress, encouraging and...