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Parkland Students Lead the March for Change: Demanding Action

Parkland Students Lead the March for Change: Demanding Action

Last week there was a fatal school shooting at Broward County school Marjory Stoneman Douglas High. 18 lives were taken in this tragedy, placing it third on the list of the deadliest school shootings in US history. Facing many critics, a team of survivors, some being Cameron Kasky, Emma Gonzalez, David Hogg, and Sarah Chadwick,

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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

Snooty’s Corny Memorial at Hunsader Farm

Hunsader Farm celebrates its 26th annual Pumpkin Festival. Each year, the festival features a unique design displayed in the maze. This year, a special tribute will be made to Manatee County’s beloved Snooty. After his tragic death in July, the Hunsader family quickly decided to feature Snooty as the annual design. By air, the design

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The Wrath of Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma has taken its toll, hundreds of thousands of people have been left without power, running water, and some have even lost their homes to flooding. Thousands of people in Manatee County either lost power or have lost water throughout the time of the storm. With 42 casualties, this has left many families

History isn’t Just History Anymore

This past week the town of Bradenton as we know it, changed. The Confederate monument has sat next to the Manatee County Historic Courthouse for the past 93 years. The groups leading the protest were the Black Lives Matter Alliance Sarasota Manatee Chapter and Indivisible Bradenton Pro-gressive and Answer Suncoast. The protest started peacefully but

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Sunday is the Day of Rest, and Monday is the Day for PROTEST

On Monday, August 21st, there is set to be protests about two separate issues in our county. Starting at 11 a.m. on Monday the people behind the Facebook page, “Protest Against Animal Abuse/ Deliver the Shark Petition,” will stage a protest against the Florida Fishermen who allegedly drug a shark behind their boat and allegedly abused

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University of Florida refuses event due to tensions in Charlottesville, Virginia

The University of Florida refused a request for an event that would have taken place on September 12th in which Richard Spencer, a so proclaimed “alt right” leader, would have been speaking. This decision came after the unfolding of the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, which resulted in significant violence and even the death of a young

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