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Palmetto High “Doubles Up” at Districts

Palmetto High “Doubles Up” at Districts

The Palmetto Tigers  boys and girls’ tennis teams made their way up to Treasure Cove, St. Petersburg  for a district tournament on  April 17th and 18th. Both teams played high ranking individuals from many different schools and gave their most valiant efforts, but fell just short of making it to regionals. However, three freshmen played

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Bandaids are the new bras?

A local Manatee County high school has been in the headlines recently for a rather odd dress-code encounter with one of their students. 17-year-old Lizzy Martinez showed up to Braden River High School in a dark grey shirt and no bra, the morning of April 2nd. Lizzy was called into the office during her fifth

How To Prevent Car Break-ins

Each year, $1.255 billion in personal items are stolen from vehicles in about 1.85 million thefts; and for every theft, experts estimate, there are several break-ins and attempted break-ins. An immense reason why there are car break-ins are from unlocked doors. Even if you aren’t going to be away from your vehicle for very long,

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Parkland Shooting: Honoring the Victims

Two weeks have passed since the horrific Parkland School Shooting which took a total of 17 victims. Among the victims were three junior  JROTC (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) students, including Cadet Peter Wang, Alaina Petty, and Martin Duque. All three who were killed in the mass shooting on Valentines Day were honored with the Heroism

Tampa Bay Rays

The 2018 Spring Season is fast approaching, and for the Rays it’s a new beginning. The Rays have recently traded many players to different MLB teams. Including, the famous third basemen, Evan Longoria, who has been a Ray since 2008. They also traded right fielder Steven Souza Jr to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Many more trades

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What Falcon Heavy Means For Us

On February 6th, the biggest rocket in the world rumbled to life just 100 miles to the east of us. The Falcon Heavy, the newest edition to the innovative space transportation company SpaceX’s fleet of rockets, could be seen from Palmetto with a pair of binoculars as it blasted skyward at 3:45 on Tuesday. The

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Seminole Heights Serial Killer

Ever since October 9th, the Seminole Heights area has been filled with terror due to a potential serial killer being on the loose. There were three murders that occurred in the span of 11 days and the fourth one happened this month. The Tampa police have had many people call in with details about the

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