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Gulfport's Spectacular Senior for May: Betty Staebell

Gulfport's Spectacular Senior for May: Betty Staebell

Gulfport, Florida -- Every month, the Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center elects a senior citizen of the month.

Painting Party at the Senior Center

Painting Party at the Senior Center

Gulfport, Florida --Katie Dickson smiles as she talks about her painting habit. “I enjoy it so much. I painted 40 years ago, in oils, but I haven’t gone back to oil. So much fun,” she says. “Such a nice group of girls.”She thinks for a minute... [READ MORE]

 

Rubbernecking at the Senior Center

Rubbernecking at the Senior Center

Gulfport, Florida --Gladys Darragh takes her turn dealing while playing bridge with Dave Homsher. The Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center has bridge ... [Read more]

 

Reunited

Reunited

Gulfport, Florida -- When Gulfport Officer Samantha Obrabt’s radar gun showed a car going 20 miles over the speed limit on 49th Street Tuesday morning, she and her partner David Cavanah turned on the lights and pulled the driver to the side of the road.

Swing, Batter Batter, SWING!

Swing, Batter Batter, SWING!

Gulfport, Florida -- Bailey Reisch, pitcher for the Caldwell Crushers, pitched against the Pinellas Park team Saturday morning in Tomlinson Park. Behind her, a runner stole third base.

 “It’s a game of pitching and stealing bases,” ...

Pinellas County ceremony awards courageous service

Pinellas County ceremony awards courageous service

Pinellas County, Florida -- The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office hosted their annual awards ceremony on Thursday, May 16, 2013. The awards ceremony recognizes courageous service, as well as, personal initiative in solving crimes and providing public service.

The Law Enforcement Deputy of the Year was awarded to Deputy Jim Piper and Detective Holly Tsanakaliotis. These two deputies acted courageously to save a four-year-old boy's life by administering CPR.

100 men in 100 days

100 men in 100 days

Pinellas County, Florida -- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pinellas is having an upcoming event that needs 100 volunteers.

100 men volunteers to be exact.

Currently there are 131 boys who are waiting to be matched with a a male mentor in the program. Starting June 1 through September 8, the agency plants to recruit 100 male volunteers and match them with one of the boys who still need mentors. 

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