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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.

A first glimpse at the 2020 recruiting class  Tomahawk Nation

Now that the 2019 class is signed and delivered, it's time to recruit the next class of Seminoles. Here's your first look at Tribe 2020. Florida State's 2020 class is ...

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 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.

Authorities ID man found dead in Dunbar Sunday  The News-Press

Patrick Bovia Moore was found dead on the side of an abandoned house in Dunbar Sunday.

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

Andre McGill led the Fort Myers girls basketball team to a state final in 1984 and the Dunbar boys to state final fours in 2008 and 2015.

FHSAA football playoffs set; Riverdale, Naples, Verot, Neumann lead 14 Southwest Florida qualifiers  The News-Press

Fourteen Southwest Florida teams made the high school football playoffs in brackets unveiled Sunday morning by the Florida High School Athletic Association.

The Year in News: Most read stories of 2018  Wink News

As 2018 draws to a close we breakdown the most clicked news stories on 1) Dunbar grad who went missing in Israel found dead. A college ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Five arrested after fights at Dunbar High  NBC2 News

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

Fort Myers' new Dunbar-MLK CRA: 7 things to watch  The News-Press

If you live in the greater Dunbar area, you're part of an old-yet-new Fort Myers redevelopment area that needs your ideas to make sure what you get is what you ...

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.

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."

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

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

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 ...

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.

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 –...

Assistant Dunbar coach suspended after sex with student tip  NBC2 News

An assistant football coach at Dunbar High School is off the job today after allegations he had sex with the 15-year-old girl. Lee County Schools confirm it has ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Student arrested after bringing gun to school  NBC2 News

A weapon was brought into South Fort Myers High School on Monday, according to an email sent out by Principal Ed Mathews.

Fort Myers lauds Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with 31st march from Dunbar to Centennial Park  The News-Press

The federal holiday marking the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is observed on the third Monday of January, around his Jan.15 birthday.

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.

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.

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 ...

Lee County school board makes case for half-cent sales tax at town hall meeting  The News-Press

Lee County school board member Steve Teuber fears what could happen to the school district if voters don't pass a half-cent sales tax in November. Teuber said ...

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 ...

Southwest Florida Social Calendar 2018-19  Gulfshore Life

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

Couple finds hundreds in fake money at Lehigh Acres park  NBC2 News

A couple stumbled upon hundreds in cash at a Lehigh Acres park, except the cash was actually movie money.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 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.

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 ...

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.

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:

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.

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 ...

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

Drought conditions worse than previous years  NBC2 News

From grounded boats in Cape Coral to dried out greens at country clubs the drought in 2018 is already worse than last year.

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.

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

Jasmine Shupp (above) and Bernard Gordon (below) audition for college scholarships from Concordia College in Alabama. Photos by Esmond Lewis. Call it a ...

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.

Tobler Construction gives Dunbar hope  The News-Press

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

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.

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 ...

Flu outbreak sees spike, kills Fort Myers native  NBC2 News

The flu epidemic has continued to spread in Southwest Florida.

Bishop Verot Catholic High School chooses principal  The News-Press

Denny Denison, a Lee County resident, has been selected as principal for Catholic High School in Fort Myers.

Meet the 2018 Lee County Golden Apple recipients  NBC2 News

Meet this year's recipients of the Lee County Golden Apple awards.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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, ...


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 ...

Fort Myers senior living facility shut down for being dirty, unmaintained  NBC2 News

A court order shows Hidden Oaks failed to provide a safe and secure environment in its 110-bed facility, with inspections revealing issues that went uncorrected ...

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.

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

Career profile of USF wide receiver Ryeshene Bronson.

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.

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 ...

The Top 50 Underclassmen Girls In Every Event  MileSplit

Check out the top 50 underclassmen female athletes in every indoor event.

Friends remember Fort Myers shooting victim  NBC2 News

Monday, people were remembering a victim of another deadly Fort Myers shooting. The young man died after being shot at the Westwood Apartments off Metro ...

History buff Matthew Kaye named Lee's Teacher of the Year  The News-Press

Matthew Kaye has been named Lee County's Teacher of the Year.

'Cracker Barrel Murderer' to remain on Death Row following appeal  NBC2 News

Brandy Jennings, the infamous "Cracker Barrel Murderer," will remain on Death Row after the Florida Supreme Court denied his appeal.

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.

Southwest Florida Social Calendar 2017-18  Gulfshore Life

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

Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...

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

From her room within a Fort Myers apartment building, Laura Morales used to listen to her son call for her. “Mom, Mom, Mom, Mom,” he would repeat on a loop, ...

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.

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.

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

A major building contractor is moving its local office to Estero to take advantage of the recent jump in south Lee County and Collier County projects.

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.

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 | US Department of Education  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 ...

Ice cream man arrested for sex with 14-year-old  NBC2 News

A 22-year-old Port Charlotte man was arrested for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl.

Woman accused of stabbing cab driver during robbery  NBC2 News

A Fort Myers woman was arrested after deputies say she stabbed a cab driver during a robbery Wednesday night.

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