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Thomas B Eisaman - class of 1971

November 18, 2018 by Shelly Eisaman (Register to contact)

I regret to tell you all that my brother and best friend passed away on November 16, 2012. We miss him dearly

aTrolla Music Festival

March 9, 2017 by Jaylene Goehring Moss (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

We have started a series of music festivals that features the bands of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. Our first festival is in Dallas on May 6th. Our second festival will be in Atlanta on the October 7-8th. Please check us out at *****.com and like us on Facebook! Hope to see you there!

Dusty Hendon has Gone to his maker

February 21, 2017 by Jim Sadler (Register to contact)

Noted musician and friend Dusty Hendon has passed. He was a remarkable tubist.

ATTN: FLHS Class of 1964 -- to anyone who knew Clarence "Buddy" Rudolph

September 25, 2016 by Deborah Capuano (Register to contact)

I am not myself an FLHS alumni, but I joined this page in order to post the following: Clarence "Buddy" Rudolph, FLHS 1964, passed away on August 29, 2016. Services will be held at Covenant Teaching Fellowship, 1834 Plunkett St. Hollywood, FL, on Saturday, October 1 at 3:00 PM.

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Fort Lauderdale, Stranahan football teams hope to be included in David Beckham's Lockhart Stadium plans  Sun Sentinel

While the city of Fort Lauderdale and David Beckham's Inter Miami CF Major League Soccer club make plans to revitalize Lockhart Stadium for South Florida's ...

Deaths in South Florida: 4/9  Sun Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around South Florida published in the Sun Sentinel.

Mystery illness strikes dozens of students at Fort Lauderdale high school  WPLG Local 10

One adult and 26 students fell ill "almost simultaneously" Monday at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Fort Lauderdale, authorities said.

Dozens of students get sick after Thanksgiving prayer at Florida school  Fox 35 Orlando

Hazmat crews are still trying to figure out why more than two dozen Florida kids mysteriously got sick at a school.

Students participate in Make a Friend-Be a Friend walk in Fort Lauderdale  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Several South Florida students came together to walk for a cause in Fort Lauderdale. Fort Lauderdale High School ...

Electric scooters invade Fort Lauderdale  WPLG Local 10

In early November, hundreds of dockless electric scooters popped up all over Fort Lauderdale.

Cardinal Gibbons High inducts new Athletic Hall of Fame members  Sun Sentinel

Families and friends of the Cardinal Gibbons Chiefs nation gathered at the 16th annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to honor the 2018-2019 class ...

Blanche Ely holds off Miramar comeback to earn spot in Big 8 finals against Dillard  Sun Sentinel

Blanche Ely fended off a ferocious Miramar comeback to earn a spot in the BCAA Big 8 finals. Dillard took down Deerfield Beach in the second semifinal and will ...

Man shot and killed near Fort Lauderdale high school  WPLG Local 10

A man was shot and killed Monday night near Dillard High School in Fort Lauderdale, officials said.

Deaths in South Florida: 12/9  Sun Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around South Florida published in the Sun Sentinel.

Fort Lauderdale High celebrates 100th graduating class  Sun Sentinel

The sleek, well-lit hallways at Fort Lauderdale High are nothing like the ones Dave Ready once walked through as a student in the late 1950s. For one, they're ...

Fort Lauderdale High Students Stage Gun Control Protest

With chants of "lives over guns" and "lock up the politicians, lock up the ammunition," a group of Fort Lauderdale High School students protested Tuesday in ...

Recognizing the importance of substitute teachers | Opinion  Sun Sentinel

Our schools rely on thousands of substitute teachers to step-in for the good of our students.

Education Foundation honoring six at Hall of Fame breakfast  The South Florida Times

PHOTOS COURTES ES TION. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – As it celebrates its 35th year of aligning with Broward County Public Schools to encourage ...

Local Alabama, Clemson signees predict national title results  Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale's Kaleb Boateng, a Clemson signee, and St. Thomas Aquinas' Braylen Ingraham, an Alabama signee, predict who will win the national ...

Deaths in South Florida: 11/27  Sun Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around South Florida published in the Sun Sentinel.

Fewer students walk out in gun protest. But numbers don't tell the story.  Broward Politics

Friday is the National Day of Action Against Gun Violence in Schools, coinciding with the 19th anniversary of the Columbine massacre.

No. 8 St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.) roughs up Fort Lauderdale  USA TODAY High School Sports

Thanks to Hurricane Matthew, No. 8 St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale) had two weeks to think about its triple-overtime loss at No. 1 Bishop Gorman (Las ...

Worst schools in Broward Public Schools District  Local 10

WORST 10 ON VIOLENCE: About 45 percent of the school's reports were on fights. It was also among 3 in Broward placing 3rd in the state for having the most ...

Florida middle school students hospitalized after eating THC-laced gummy bears  WPLG Local 10

MULBERRY, Fla. - Multiple students at a Florida middle school were hospitalized Thursday after eating THC-laced gummy bears. At least five students at ...

Walkouts held at South Florida schools to protest gun violence  WPLG Local 10

One month to the day after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, students there and nationwide were staging walkouts Wednesday as ...

Arming teachers is a well-intentioned but ill-conceived idea | Opinion  Sun Sentinel

So the Pinellas County sheriff leading the Stoneman Douglas investigating commission believes that “trained, volunteer teachers” should be allowed to carry ...

Meet the candidate: Forest Blanton, Florida State House of Representatives District 84  TCPalm

To help inform voters ahead of the 2018 elections, the Editorial Board of TCPalm/Treasure Coast Newspapers is asking candidates in local, state and national ...

West Broward cadets take county title in ROTC drill meet  Sun Sentinel

West Broward High School's Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) squad recently rose to the occasion with top honors at the 2016 Broward County ...

Creepy clowns threaten to come to a school near you: Broward, Palm Beach schools taunted online  Sun Sentinel

The Palm Beach Sheriff's Office found the creepy clown-threat craze plaguing the nation worthy of a #StopClowningAround Twitter warning this week.

Teenager Is Shot to Death at Fort Lauderdale School  New York Times

MIAMI — A 15-year-old girl was fatally shot in the hallway of a Fort Lauderdale high school on Wednesday, and another girl, described by classmates as a friend ...

South Broward High now a Cambridge International School  Sun Sentinel

When students returned to South Broward High School, it wasn't any ordinary start to the school year. Over the summer, the Bulldogs achieved Cambridge ...

Brag About Your School: Davie's Western High School  NBC 6 South Florida

What happens when mild-mannered history teacher Peter Viola decides to get into character? He transforms into MC Hero D (a tribute to ancient Greek historian ...

Miramar tops Stranahan to capture first BCAA Big 8 crown  Sun Sentinel

Miramar takes down Stranahan in the BCAA Big 8 final, the first title game appearance for each school.

Losing Battle: Fort Lauderdale's Most Elite School -- Pine Crest -- Reels From 99 Days of Ill-Fated Leadership  New Times Broward-Palm Beach

On the day Hank Battle came to town in January, possibility was in the air at Pine Crest School. Construction crews jackhammered away at a new upper-school ...

Dillard feted as one of nation's top hoop teams  Sun Sentinel

Coming off state title run, Dillard was celebrated by MaxPreps on Friday as one of the nation's top basketball teams.

Jean Berry, former Plantation principal, dies at 92  Sun Sentinel

Jean Berry, a Broward pioneer who was a longtime school teacher and principal, died July 9.

Teens on Team USA at international surf rescue challenge in New Zealand  Sun Sentinel

For three Broward County teenagers, having the opportunity to represent Team USA in international competition is a pretty big deal. Combining that with a trip to ...

Dillard keeps Hemingway as full-time football coach  Sun Sentinel

Ricky Hemingway was hired as permanent coach for the Dillard football team after he was named interim coach following Lorenzo Davis' resignation.

No. 14 St. Thomas Aquinas (Fla.) cruises past crosstown foe Fort Lauderdale  USA TODAY High School Sports

Junior running back Daniel Carter scored four first-half touchdowns and No. 14 St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) left little doubt after that in rolling past ...

Education on 6: Code Red Drills Prepare Students for Active Shooter Threat  NBC 6 South Florida

After the unspeakable tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, it seemed everyone learned about Code Red drills.

Teen killed, 4 others injured in I-95 crash in Fort Lauderdale  Local 10

A teenager was killed and four others were injured when the stolen car in which they were traveling crashed late Wednesday night on Interstate 95 in Fort ...

Parkland shooting looms large in the Broward County School Board race  CNN

An incumbent, the father of a Parkland shooting victim and a college student are running for Broward County School Board. For all three, this race is personal.

More than 100 Broward schools now serve free supper  Sun Sentinel

Six additional schools are now participating in Broward County Public Schools' Aftercare Supper Program, bringing the total number of schools in the program ...

The Eight Best Activists In Broward County  New Times Broward-Palm Beach

Fighting for political rights in Florida is a Sisyphean task, sort of like trying to build a dam across the Atlantic Ocean.

Fort Lauderdale settles excessive force suit for $75,000  Sun Sentinel

Commissioners agreed to pay $75,000 Tuesday to settle a lawsuit brought by a teenage girl stopped by a Fort Lauderdale officer she feared was a "crazy ...

Queen of Soca Alison Hinds to Perform at Miami Broward Junior Carnival  South Florida Caribbean News

Join Miami Broward Junior Carnival as they celebrate young people with their annual Jr. Carnival Parade of Bands and a performance by Alison Hinds.

After Hurricane Irma, Bahia Cabana falls apart  WPLG Local 10

Conrad Lauzon used to be a regular at Fort Lauderdale's Bahia Cabana, a 70-room hotel and marina complex built in 1972.

Don Zimmer, Fort Lauderdale architect, dies at 71  Sun Sentinel

Don Zimmer, the owner of his namesake architect firm since 1976, died at his Fort Lauderdale home Wednesday from colon cancer.

Broward Schools to Host Church Accused of Bigotry

A contract between Broward County Public Schools and Celebration Church Fort Lauderdale has some members of the LGBT community accusing school ...

South Florida Water Polo Club college combine a first to make a big splash  Sun Sentinel

The Pompano Beach Aquatic Center can take pride in the fact that it recently became the first swimming facility in Florida to host a water polo college combine.

School bus route overhaul creates chaos in Broward schools  Miami Hurricanes

Many Broward County parents were frantic and bus drivers outraged because of an overhaul to the county's school buses routes, which in some cases had ...

Democratic governor candidates (minus one) facing off in debates including tonight in Miramar  Broward Politics

Four of the five Democratic candidates for Florida governor are facing off in mid-June debates. Here's how to watch the events featuring Andrew Gillum, Gwen ...

How will the Arizona Football recruiting class finish for 2019?  FanSided

We're winding down in recruiting for the class of 2019, and as teams prepare to go through the early signing period, the Arizona Football team is still doing quite ...

Tesla crash that killed two Florida teens probed by NTSB investigators  USA TODAY

SAN FRANCISCO — The National Transportation Safety Board said Wednesday that it was sending four investigators to probe a Tesla Model S crash that killed ...

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Best Broward Public High Schools  Coral Springs Talk

By: Sharon Aron Baron. According to U.S. News & World Report, Parkland is home to one of Broward County Public Schools best high schools along with 15 ...

Nonprofit sisters present students with scholarships  Sun Sentinel

Isabella Glazer and her sister, Gabriella, were raised by their grandparents and were always curious whether other children shared similar experiences.

Deerfield Beach, Cardinal Gibbons roll into BCAA Big 8 semis  Sun Sentinel

Deerfield Beach bounced Hallandale from the 2017 BCAA Big 8 quarterfinals with a 65-56 verdict at Fort Lauderdale High School.

Local National Merit Semifinalists Announced  Coral Springs Talk

Out of the 53 Broward County Public School students that were named semifinalists in the prestigious 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, 15 were from ...

Nikolas Cruz Arraigned In Court, Waives Hearing His Charges  WUSF News

Nikolas Cruz was back in a Broward County courtroom Wednesday in front of Circuit Court Judge Elizabeth Scherer. With his head down, Cruz sat silent.

Years of dysfunction in Hallandale Beach before arrest  Bradenton Herald

Hallandale Beach's city commission has been rife with dysfunction and conflict in recent years. With the arrest of Mayor Joy Cooper, one commissioner is now ...

Broward Education Foundation Inductees to the 2015 Hall of Fame of Distinguished Alumni  South Florida Reporter

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – The Broward Education Foundation has announced the inductees to the 2015 Hall of Fame of Distinguished Alumni, which honors ...

Smooth talker who conned political elite now accused of taking $3M fraud to the skies  Broward Politics

Years after he served time for posing as an attorney, prosecutors say Robert Charles 'Chas' Brady defrauded student pilots and passengers on his charter ...

Ted Gore, former president of Fort Lauderdale News, dies at 88  Sun-Sentinel

Theodore T. Gore Sr., the former president of the Fort Lauderdale News, died Saturday at Holy Cross Hospital.

Teen preps for career through BSO Explorers  Sun Sentinel

Olivia Johnson is just 15 years old and well on her way to a career in law enforcement. The Oakland Park resident credits the Broward Sheriff's Office Explorers ...

Mayme Griffin, member of pioneering family, dies at 88  Sun Sentinel

Mayme "Pee Wee" Griffin, a member of the pioneering Davie family for whom Griffin Road is named, died Thursday at 88. A graduate of Fort Lauderdale High ...

Reward offered for tips in case of man found slain on Fort Lauderdale street  Sun Sentinel

A $3000 reward is offered for tips about the killing of Patrice Mardy, 27, whose body was found in a Fort Lauderdale street.

As teachers flee classrooms, thousands of students wait for permanent instructor  Sun Sentinel

Almost three months into the school year, thousands of public school students in South Florida still don't have a permanent teacher —a problem expecte.

Running: Fitniche in Lakeland named one of country's top running stores  The Ledger

Fitniche, at Lakeside Village, the main source for running shoes and apparel in Lakeland, has been chosen as one of the top four run stores in a nationwide ...

Top 100 Florida Public High Schools

Land O' Lakes, FL - U.S. News & World Report has released its 2016 high school rankings. Find out where your local school stands.

Armstrong, Robert K.  Press of Atlantic City

Armstrong, Robert K. , - 63, of Venice, FL, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018. They broke the mold when Robert Keith Armstrong was born on October 9, ...

Westminster's James Scasserra: Broward's 2016 3A-2A-1A Soccer Player of the Year  Sun Sentinel

Westminster Academy senior forward James Scasserra is the Sun Sentinel's Class 3A-2A-1A boys soccer Player of the Year for Broward County.

Earnest/Tighe Law Firm Welcomes Cindy Reilly to the Firm  Law Firm Newswire

Fort Lauderdale, FL (Law Firm Newswire) June 8, 2017 - The Earnest/Tighe Law Firm, P.A./EastSide Title, Inc. is pleased to announce that Cindy Reilly has ...

Broward, Dade standouts to clash in annual All-Star football game  Sun Sentinel

Some of South Florida's most talented football players will be on display this weekend in the Dade vs. Broward All-Star Football Game. The annual game ...

Cardinal Gibbons swim coach Dillon retires  Sun Sentinel

Cardinal Gibbons swim coach Duffy Dillon has retired.

NBC 6 Brag About Your School - Cutler Bay Senior High School  NBC 6 South Florida

You've heard of boutique hotels. How about a boutique high school? The label fits Cutler Bay Senior High, a public, all-magnet school with only 480 students.

Fort Lauderdale native on Team USA at triathlon event  Sun Sentinel

Brendan Curl, who grew up in Fort Lauderdale, had a commendable effort during the recent ITU (International Triathlon Union) World Triathlon Series in ...

High school students receive police-work lessons in Coral Springs  Sun-Sentinel

On this day, students aspiring to be lawyers or police officers are learning to stand at attention at J.P. Taravella High School.

Lauderhill man denied bail after girlfriend's fatal 'sacrifice'  Sun-Sentinel

As Monica Gooden's family arranged her funeral, the boyfriend of the young aspiring teacher was being held Tuesday in a Broward County jail on homicide and ...

UF grad who set up school after Hurricane Katrina dies  The Independent Florida Alligator

Brian Dassler could rattle eight lines of poetry in 30 seconds.

Northeast Floridas regional school chief replaced  Florida Times-Union

State education officials have replaced the person responsible for helping Northeast Florida improve its faltering schools because they wanted someone with ...

Sender of drug-laced jail mail sentenced to prison  Sun Sentinel

A chemical engineer who mailed postcards laced with a hallucinogenic drug to inmates in the Broward County jail was sentenced to federal prison.

Parkland native leads armed forces team to ASA title  Sun Sentinel

Former Cardinal Gibbons High School athlete April Ortenzo committed to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 2010, and five years later, she's an ...

75 years later, US refuses plea to bring home remains of fallen Broward war hero  Florida Bulldog

By Dan Christensen, - Seven five years later, the U.S. refuses a family's pleas to bring home the remains of a fallen Broward war hero.

Man shot, killed in neighborhood near Fort Lauderdale  Sun Sentinel

A 28-year-old man was killed in a predawn shooting Wednesday near Fort Lauderdale. Fort Lauderdale police officers and Broward Sheriff's Office deputies ...

Know Your Wisconsin Badgers Recruiting Class of 2016: Dallas Jeanty  FanSided

The story of Wisconsin Badgers linebacker Dallas Jeanty is an interesting and inspiring one.

Schools grades released: Palm Beach performs best in South Florida  Sun Sentinel

Florida's public schools received their 2015 grades Friday – months later than usual – amid criticism the marks were flawed and incomplete. Broward schools ...

Brag About Your School: Poinciana Park Elementary  NBC 6 South Florida

The stigma of being labeled a “failing school” can be hard to shed, but it's not an impossible task. Just ask the students and teachers at Poinciana Park ...

Alphas 39th Annual Men of Tomorrow Banquet features South Florida's best and brightest  Westside Gazette

The Zeta Alpha Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. held its 39th Annual Men of Tomorrow (MOT) Banquet on April 16, 2016.

Hundreds of Florida students are standing with Parkland for gun control  Shareblue Media

The Parkland kids have inspired a powerful movement.

Pompano Piranhas swimmers earn gold in Junior Olympics and Senior Championships  Sun Sentinel

The Pompano Piranhas competitive swim program has six reasons to celebrate as six of their swimmers struck gold at the recent Florida Gulf Coast 14 and ...

The 'good guy' bank robber: A double life ends in a hail of deputies' bullets  Sun Sentinel

Bank robbery suspect killed by deputies in Pompano Beach led a life kept secret from those who loved him.

Woman essentially 'waterboarded' during torture episode in Hollywood, prosecutor says  Sun Sentinel

A Hollywood man is accused of attempted murder and other charges in a battery case in which a state prosecutor told a judge that the defendant, Freddy Elias.

Deputies fatally shoot bank robbery suspect in Pompano Beach  Sun Sentinel

Four Broward Sheriff's deputies were involved in the fatal shooting Thursday of a bank robbery suspect in Pompano Beach, the agency said.

Cardinal Gibbons, Blanche Ely advance to Big 8 semifinals  Sun-Sentinel

FORT LAUDERDALE — Sophomore Melvin Brooks scored 10 points and pulled down a game-high 16 rebounds to lead Cardinal Gibbons past Dillard, 58-43 in ...

Rick Pitino playing? Legendary coach laces up for Masters Championships in Coral Springs  Sun Sentinel

Rick Pitino, the legendary basketball coach at Louisville, laced up his sneakers for the first time in 25 years so he could participate Tuesday in the annual ...

Deputies identified in fatal Pompano shooting  Sun Sentinel

Four Broward Sheriff's deputies involved in the fatal shooting of bank robbery suspect Charles Allen Ziegler in Pompano Beach were identified Monday by their ...

Taylor Chapman: Dunkin' Donuts Ranter Has Mental Issues  New Times Broward-Palm Beach

On a bright and humid Saturday morning, a tanned woman approaches a Dunkin' Donuts counter, brandishes an iPhone, and informs the employees they're ...

Hernando County Commission | District 5

With two-term Commissioner Jim Adkins' decision to not seek re-election, the District 5 commission seat will be filled by a political newcomer. Voters will choose ...

Gene analysis lab moves to Deerfield Beach  Sun Sentinel

Ocean Ridge Biosciences, which has developed a niche in gene-based lab analysis, opens space in Deerfield Beach.

Teachers recognized at Golden Apple Dinner  Caloosa Belle

Seated L to R: Ashley Corbitt – LaBelle Middle School; Kelle Collins – LaBelle High School; Kim Stitt – Country Oaks Elementary School; Lynn Davidson ...

Shower stalls stay dry at most public schools  Sun-Sentinel

Today's teens aren't shocked by much. They don't blink an eye when they spot a kid with drugs or a classmate with a baby. It's not that big a deal anymore if guys ...

Dunkin' Donuts Ranter Has Mental Issues  Miami New Times

On a bright and humid Saturday morning, a tanned woman approaches a Dunkin' Donuts counter, brandishes an iPhone, and informs the employees they're ...

Overcoming Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS) - A Hope-Inspiring Story of Courage & Determination  HelpingYouCare™

This is a story of true courage and determination with an uplifting ending that will help anyone suffering from Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS) or similar ...

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