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Student injured after stabbing at Dunbar High School in Fort Myers  The News-Press

A Dunbar High School student was injured Thursday after being stabbed by a classmate, according to a spokesman for the Lee County School District.

Student arrested for bringing stun gun and lighter to Dunbar High School  The News-Press

A high school student was arrested Tuesday morning after she allegedly brought a stun gun and a lighter onto Dunbar High School's campus.

Family of missing Dunbar High grad TeNiya Jones says she drowned in Israel  The News-Press

TeNiya Jones, 19, a 2017 Dunbar High School graduate and University of Kentucky sophomore, drowned in Tel Aviv, according to family members. She was ...

Dunbar High School student arrested for threatening text message  NBC2 News

Lee County deputies arrested a Dunbar High School student Wednesday after he sent a threatening text message.

Dunbar coach Andre McGill to take final bow after 38 years in Lee County School District  The News-Press

When Dunbar High School reopened in 2000, Andre McGill lobbied his good friend, principal Carl Burnside, for the boys varsity basketball coaching position.

Regional playoffs: The News-Press previews all 8 of Friday's area high school football games  The News-Press

Barron Collier at Fort Myers headlines the slate of eight high school football regional quarterfinal games in Lee County on Friday.

Dunbar High School teacher arrested for battery  Fox 4

Lee County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested Christopher Duluk, a teacher a Dunbar High School, for battery on his girlfriend.

The News-Press High School Football Week 3 Power Rankings of all 20 area teams  The News-Press

Who are the best high school football teams in the area? Each week The News-Press will rank all 20 teams in Lee County and LaBelle. The power rankings are ...

Fa'Najae Gotay propels North Fort Myers to Lee County supremacy with a triumph over Dunbar  The News-Press

North Fort Myers High linebacker Fa'Najae Gotay was too exhausted to sit up immediately after 48 minutes Friday night where he established himself as the ...

Student accused of bringing loaded gun to Dunbar High School  NBC2 News

A Dunbar High School student is in jail Wednesday night after deputies say he brought a loaded gun to school on the bus - prompting a brief lockdown. Steven ...

Dunbar-based summer camp puts local teens to work  The News-Press

Dunbar Community School is hosting a summer camp for teens called Support Our Students. It wraps up next week.

College football: Dunbar's Rocky Jacques-Louis a big hit at FIU after moving to linebacker  Naples Daily News

No, this zenith rise of Dunbar High School alum Rocky Jacques-Louis at surging Florida International didn't come as a bolt from the blue. Despite the tough ...

WATCH: UVA commit Seneca Milledge showcases versatility  247Sports

Virginia landed a versatile and speedy player in Fort Meyer (Fla.) Dunbar running back Seneca Milledge.

SWFL High School football: Live scores, chat recap for Week 1 of the state playoffs  The News-Press

Southwest Florida high school football scores for Week 1 of the state playoffs.

Dunbar HS senior killed in Fort Myers shooting  Wink News

FORT MYERS, Fla. – A teenager was killed Sunday afternoon following a shooting on Suntrust Drive. Family has identified him as 18-year-old Lawrence Lockley ...

Lee County JROTC cadets prepare for success  Fox 4

More than 500 Lee County JROTC cadets received recognition and scholarships for their work in their school's JROTC programs. Lee County has the largest ...

Car gets crushed between two school buses along Lee Boulevard; driver, one student injured  The News-Press

A car that crashed into a school bus along Lee Boulevard in Lehigh Acres and then was hit from behind by another school bus caused injuries to the car's driver ...

FHP: Lee school bus driver's failure to stop led to Wednesday's crash in Lehigh Acres  The News-Press

The car and the school bus it was pushed into had been stopped for a Lee County public transit bus.

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: fight between girls at school  Fox 4

A fight between two girls at a southwest Florida high school was caught on camera and is being shared on Facebook.

Five arrested after fights at Dunbar High  NBC2 News

Five students were arrested after several fights on the campus of Dunbar High School Thursday.

For sale: Naming rights to Lee schools' stadiums, gyms, theaters  The News-Press

In the future, high school football fans in Southwest Florida could be attending games at Suncoast Credit Union Field at Cape Coral High School or Lee Health ...

The Tragedy Of Te'Niya Jones, Who Lived Life The Right Way  FloTrack

Te'Niya Jones, a freshman at Kentucky who had ambitions of competing for the track team, drowned while in Israel on a foreign exchange trip.

Prep Football: Still plenty of signing left to do on National Signing Day  Naples Daily News

This year's National Signing Day might not have the pomp and pageantry that usually comes with it each February. However, plenty of high school football ...

Video shows fight inside Fort Myers classroom  NBC2 News

A silent video shot in a Fort Myers classroom is making a lot of noise on social media.

'Fourth Down in Dunbar' explores NFL players, history  The News-Press

"Fourth Down in Dunbar" provides rare glimpse of NFL players behind their facemasks.

Taruas A. Pugh: Candidate for Lee Co. School Board, Dist. 5  The News-Press

Pugh: "I was deeply touched and inspired to run for office because of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida."

Pioneer Club of Lee County to hold 69th annual picnic April 28 at Lee Civic Center - | News, sports, community info.  Cape Coral Daily Breeze

The Pioneer Club of Lee County will hold its 69th annual picnic on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Lee County Civic Center – Tinsley Pavilion –...

Driver identified in fatal crash into school building  NBC2 News

A 17-year-old boy is dead after crashing a car into Evangelical Christian School in Fort Myers. No students or staff were injured, but the school will be closed on ...

Dunbar grad earns national title in Excel, heads to world competition  The News-Press

Ian Sexton, the 2015 Dunbar High School valedictorian, is the national champion in Excel 2010.

Family gathering turns deadly after two men shot dead in Bell Tower Shops Tuesday night  The News-Press

A family dinner gathering turned deadly when two men were slain as they left TGI Friday's in the Bell Tower Shops in south Fort Myers Tuesday night.

Child pornography investigation likely sparked Fort Myers teen's fatal crash into school  The News-Press

The teen's father said police searched the home on Tuesday and looked for hard drives and cell phones belonging to his son.

Another big day of visits for UVA Football  247Sports

Virginia has another day full of visitors ahead of their third Friday Night Lights Camp of the summer. UVA will host 2020 Severn (Md.) Archbishop Spalding ...

Police investigate shooting in Fort Myers that leaves one dead  Fox 4

UPDATE (11/13) -- Police have confirmed that the victim was 21-year-old Marvin Peacock. Police are asking for anyone who may have witnessed the shooting to ...

Nurse accused of raping three Cape Coral Hospital patients faces more criminal charges  The News-Press

Jeovanni Hechavarria was suspended without pay in July 2016 — and later fired retroactively — after a patient accused him of assault.

Town Hall: Half-cent sales tax referendum for Lee County School District is our focus  The News-Press

Want to learn more about the Lee County School District's half-cent sales tax referendum on the Nov. 6 general election ballot? Plan to attend a joint meeting of ...

Florida SouthWestern State College's provost was under investigation when he resigned  The News-Press

Former FSW Provost Jeff Stewart was put on leave July 20, pending the outcome of an investigation, according to an email.

Elite 2020 athlete Jadarius McKnight commits to Florida State football  Tomahawk Nation

FSU's 2018 recruiting class was salvaged late in the process. The 2019 group already boasts some elite playmakers. And on Saturday, the Seminoles' 2020 ...

Voices, images from Dunbar's undiscovered history  The News-Press

Black History Month display in Recording Office of the Lee County Clerk of Courts Administration is alive with voices.

Florida algae crisis: Red tide causing dead zone conditions in Gulf of Mexico  TCPalm

A combination of rotting fish and algae blanketing the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico is creating a dead zone off Southwest Florida, two scientists say. "Nothing is ...

2017 People of the Year: Lee County public school principals during Hurricane Irma aftermath  The News-Press

People of the Year awards honor leaders across Southwest Florida, including Rising Star Isabella Andersen, Publix, and Lee County public school principals.

Sunshine Elementary in Lehigh Acres locked down temporarily for suspicious person sighting  The News-Press

Sunshine Elementary School in Lehigh Acres was placed on lockdown for a short time Thursday morning because of an unknown or suspicious person was ...

Another big day on the visit front for UVA Football  247Sports

It's another busy day at UVA at the football offices as Bronco Mendenhall and the Virginia staff welcome even more football visitors.

A timely portrait: Fort Myers' Melvin Morgan to get honored with photo at building on Thompson Street  The News-Press

A portrait will be unveiled on Friday at the Melvin Morgan Constitutional Complex to honor its namesake.

Cape still reeling from toxic blue-green algae bloom  The News-Press

Clements is one of thousands of Cape Coral residents who've learned to at least partially cope with the impacts of a blue-green algae outbreak that started more ...

Will black candidates win Lee County school board seats? If so, the wins would be historic.  The News-Press

Seven of the 15 candidates vying for Lee County school seats are black. If anyone of them wins, it will be an historic victory.

Fort Myers City Council takes no action on Robert E. Lee monuments  The News-Press

Fort Myers officials say there will be no easy resolution to the debate over the future of Robert E. Lee memorials in the county that bears his name.

A shooting at granny's home: One killed, one injured  The News-Press

Marcus Davis Jr. liked to hang out with his friends outside his grandmother's house whenever she wasn't at her Suntrust Drive home. That's what the 19-year-old ...

UPDATES: Dunbar girls beaten by Ribault 51-44  USA TODAY High School Sports

News-Press high school writer Cory Mull will be reporting live from Lakeland as the Dunbar girls basketball team faces Jacksonville Ribault in the Class 5A state ...

'I watched her child's life leave his body': Double homicide in Lehigh Acres  The News-Press

The double homicide occurred at a home in the 2300 block of Park Road.

Lee lagged on integration  The News-Press

Brown v. Board of Education called for desegregated schools, but it took a major lawsuit and more than a decade for major changes to take hold in Lee.

No hurricane safe shelters inside city of Fort Myers  NBC2 News

If you live in Fort Myers and you need to find a storm shelter, expect to travel outside of the city.

At-risk students rise, thank Destination Graduation mentors  The News-Press

All told, 137 students from 15 high schools in the five-county region graduated from the Destination Graduation program.

100 black men mentor boys at weekend camp in Fort Myers  The News-Press

Professional men pledge to guide boys towards solid futures, while keeping them safe:

LCSO: Eight East Lee High students arrested Wednesday - six after brawl draws crowd of 300  The News-Press

Eight arrested students. Two injured staff members. And a 300-spectator brawl that left the school on lockdown an hour before dismissal. Wednesday "was not a ...

Eight Lee, six Collier schools make U.S. News rankings  The News-Press

Eight Lee County schools and six Collier County Schools received gold, silver or bronze medals in the U.S. News Best High School rankings. Lee County ...

Dunbar Community School Principal Charles Dailey retires  The News-Press

Charles Dailey will serve his last day as principal at the Dunbar Community School on Friday. Dailey's career was celebrated by community members this week ...

Southwest Florida Social Calendar 2018-19  Gulfshore Life

The fundraisers, balls, galas, tournaments, luncheons and other charity events of the social season.

Lee County is on the fast path to building new schools  The News-Press

The Bonita Springs high school site might look overgrown, but activity should be ramping up in the coming months. And that's just one area Lee County is likely ...

I WILL Mentorship Foundation Works to Give Dunbar Students a Future Through Scholarship  Gulfshore Life

Call it a neighborhood of extremes. On Sunday, in the Dunbar section of Fort Myers, two young men shot each other, reportedly over a string of insults traded ...

Red tide reaches the Panhandle

The impacts of red tide, which have devastated marine life along the southwest Gulf Coast, was discovered in Florida's Panhandle last week.

Toxic algae killed east coast dog after contact with St. Lucie River, necropsy reveals  The News-Press

Toxic blue-green algae in the St. Lucie River killed Finn, a healthy 9-year-old standard poodle, a medical report shows. A necropsy found cyanobacteria, the ...

Parkland to Columbine School Shootings List  Westword

Reporters and anchors covering yesterday's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, frequently mentioned the disturbing ...

Summer camp at North off to great start  North Fort Myers Neighbor

The great thing about the shortened summer camp schedule at the North Fort Myers Recreation Center is that there isn't much down time for the campers.

Lee County Hurricane Irma info  NBC2 News

October 4 The City of Fort Myers will resume bulk items and junk pickups on Thursday, October 5. Customers will be served on their regularly scheduled day ...

Florida substitute teacher banned for lending car to student  WTSP 10 News

A long-term substitute teacher at South Fort Myers High School has been removed from his position and put on the do-not-call list for at least five years after ...

Superintendent's plan leads to more changes at schools  The News-Press

Lee County teachers return to school next week, and, at several schools, they'll be looking at new faces in the administrative teams. On Tuesday night, the ...

Tobler Construction gives Dunbar hope  The News-Press

Tobler Construction opens space on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Dunbar event brings community together in honor of Father's Day, Juneteenth  The News-Press

A Saturday celebration honored fathers and Juneteenth at Roberto Clemente Park.

Shooting at Nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida, Leaves 2 Teenagers Dead  The New York Times

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Two teenagers were killed and at least 18 people were wounded early Monday when attackers raked a crowd with gunfire outside a ...

School's out in Lee - here's what you need to know for the summer  The News-Press

Think the education news stops when school lets out for summer? Think again.

Provided meals coming to all Lee County schools for 2018-19  Wink News

Some students know what it's like to go through the school-day without lunch. This year, Lee County schools is providing lunch and breakfast at no additional ...

Irma update: Harry Chapin Food Bank has more distributions this week  The News-Press

For more coverage of Hurricane Irma and the storm's aftermath visit: Harry Chapin Food Bank is holding additional emergency ...

Fort Myers’ McCollum Hall has storied past, uncertain future  The News-Press

It's April 1938 as dusk comes to Safety Hill, a community just east of the Atlantic Coast Line railroad tracks in Fort Myers. Anderson Avenue, the main road ...


ASSALAMU ALAIKUM. Peace be with you. The common greeting in Arabic is a thread that links Muslims around the globe. For many, the Islamic faith is exotic ...

Students graduate, with a little help  The News-Press

About 375 students in 15 schools in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties participate in Destination Graduation, which started seven years ago.

Five things to know about Lee’s student enrollment results  The News-Press

Here are five things parents may want to know about Lee County's student enrollment lottery.

Photos  The News-Press

Panama City resident Marsha Holsombake, showed her emotions during a special *service* in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael. Members of The Church of ...

Volunteers seek, find Vietnam War's forgotten fallen  The News-Press

Vietnam vets, volunteers work to research, recognize, honor often-ignored brothers-in-arms.

STEM@Work: Growing in Lee County public schools  The News-Press

Educators and employers are working together, and starting to see the fruits of their labors.

Army National Combine participants

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.

Lee, Collier school systems get 'B' grades from state  The News-Press

Lee and Collier County schools scored B grades from the state this year. The annual A-to-F grading system is based on 11 categories, including learning gains, ...

Mother mourns 5-year-old shooting victim  The News-Press

Toyetta Simpson sees her son, Andrew Faust Jr., 5, for the first time since Andrew was killed in a shooting recently in Fort Myers. Andrew's viewing was held at ...

USF Football Player Profile: #81 WR Ryeshene Bronson  The Daily Stampede

Career profile of USF wide receiver Ryeshene Bronson.

Southwest Florida Social Calendar 2017-18  Gulfshore Life

The fundraisers, balls, galas, tournaments, luncheons and other charity events of the social season.

Estero's Sommer gives last gift to Valencia  The News-Press

The Hillmyer-Tremont Student Athlete Foundation announced Antonella Valencia as the fifth recipient of a $20000 scholarship Monday at its banquet at the ...

Naples overdose awareness event  Wink News

A Naples family wants to bring awareness to those families affected by drug overdose deaths. This Friday, the Isle of Palms Recovery Center is hosting an event ...

Lee County school district combats costly teacher turnover  The News-Press

Teachers are leaving Lee Schools – and it's costing the district a lot of money.

Lee's superintendent a homegrown teacher and farmer  The News-Press

Superintendent Greg Adkins isn't just a lifelong educator. He's a Rotarian, endurance athlete, father, sustainable farmer.

Jacke McCurdy Becomes Grande Dame in Southwest Florida  Huffington Post

Kudos to Jacke McCurdy (formally known as M. Jacqueline McCurdy) — but we all know and love her as “Jacke” — for becoming crowned 2015 Grande Dame!

Herbert Cambridge is longtime educator among first to cross racial line in Collier schools  Naples Daily News

In the mid-1960s, Collier County schools Superintendent Bill Reynolds approached Herbert Cambridge about an experiment in desegregation.

Fort Myers mom searches for answers in son’s 2014 killing  The News-Press

Almost a year after her son's death, Laura Morales is looking for answers.

Audit of Everytown’s Claimed 200+ School Shootings Since Sandy Hook  Bearing Arms

Yesterday, Hayley Miller, a reporter for the Huffington Post, uncritically regurgitated an Everytown claim that there have been 200 school shootings since the ...

141 Students from Across the Country Named 2014 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the 50th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 141 high school seniors for their ...

Real Estate South: Contractor relocates office to Estero  The News-Press

Suffolk Construction has 17 employees working out of its Estero office.

Alva school employees caught in fight at school  WZVN-TV

Two Lee County school employees were caught yelling and pushing each other inside an elementary school with one accusing the other of bullying.

Hurricane insurance: Open your eyes before disaster  The News-Press

Mother Nature has allowed Florida to recover from the devastating hurricane seasons of 2004-05: the state-run insurer of last resort is smaller, the catastrophe ...

US Top 50 Boys Indoor Rankings At Start Of 2017: Herron Doubles US #1's 200/400 In Birmingham

Check out the current US top 50 deep rankings for the indoor track & field season as of January 1st.

Hurricane Hermine breaks Florida's hurricane-free streak  The News-Press

EDITOR'S NOTE: Hurricane Hermine made landfall in Florida at 1:30 a.m. Friday. The story below was published Thursday. To read the current story, follow this ...

From the archives: 10 questions with TWC's Jim Cantore  The News-Press

The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore is back in Florida to cover Hurricane Hermine. Here are 10 questions we asked him post-Charley.

Rev. Al Sharpton To Hold “Justice For Trayvon” Rally On Saturday  CBS Atlanta

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton says there will be vigils and rallies in 100 cities this weekend to press for federal civil rights charges against ...

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