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Remembering fallen soldiers
Tue  May 30 2017 08:30AM
Memorial Day is not to be confused with Veterans Day, State Sen. Greg Steube told citizens gathered at the Memorial Day service in Port Charlotte Monday. While Veterans Day honors … Find out how to read more online.
Readers respond to USA Today question
Tue  May 30 2017 08:30AM
Last week I asked readers to tell me what they thought about our partnership with USA Today. I wondered if we should consider choosing the national and international wire services … Find out how to read more online.
Honoring Our Nation’s Heroes
Mon  May 29 2017 06:26PM
World War II veteran Nicholas Dibello died a poor man without a proper burial. Learning that Dibello served in the Navy from 1942 to 1948 and his remains were sitting … Find out how to read more online.
No rain expected for Memorial Day, but likely by mid-week
Mon  May 29 2017 08:30AM
Southwest Floridians going outside for Memorial Day activities don’t have to worry about any rain, but they may want to pack some sunscreen. There is no rain chance on Monday, … Find out how to read more online.
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US plans test of defense system to shoot down an ICBM
Sat  May 27 2017 11:02PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Preparing for North Korea’s growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal is to more closely simulate a North Korean ICBM aimed … read more.

Central African Republic killings send entire town fleeing
Sat  May 27 2017 11:02PM
BRIA, Central African Republic (AP) — Scores of blackened homes dot this town where more than 41,000 people have fled for their lives. Deadly sectarian violence that has gripped Central African Republic since 2013 is surging again, even spreading to … read more.

Small plane crashes near Mount Everest; 1 killed, 2 injured
Sat  May 27 2017 11:02PM
BC-AS--Nepal-Plane Crash, 3rd Ld-Writethru,170 Small plane crashes near Mount Everest; 1 killed, 2 injured Eds: Updates with one pilot dead, another in critical condition. The Associated Press KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A small plane carrying only crew members and cargo … read more.

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of Virginia special agent
Sat  May 27 2017 11:01PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia State Police special agent died Saturday after being shot by a man sitting in a car in a Richmond public housing complex, police said. The shooting suspect fled on foot, sparking an overnight manhunt … read more.

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7-Eleven murder trial begins Tuesday
Mon  May 29 2017 08:30AM
A year and a half after the murder of 18-year-old convenience store clerk Kyle Farishian, his accused killer will go to trial Tuesday. Michael Russo, 29, is charged with second-degree murder and arson, after allegedly shooting Farishian and setting him on … Find out how to read more online.

Rooney: Americans need confidence
Sat  May 27 2017 08:30AM
Cameras rolled and flashes illuminated a committee room Tuesday as the House Intelligence Committee grilled former CIA Director John Brennan on Russia’s efforts to interfere with the 2016 election. Florida Republican Rep. Tom Rooney, who represents North Port, Englewood, Port … Find out how to read more online.

Pardon me for asking about alligators, food stores
Mon  May 29 2017 08:30AM
It’s Memorial Day. Lots to think about today. Hopefully most of us are making it a day to recall the sacrifices made by American men and women who have kept our nation free. There will be all sorts of speeches … Find out how to read more online.

Winners circle
Sun  May 28 2017 08:30AM
American Legion Post 103 • Sunday Darts winners May 21: Round 1: 1-Christy Buzzell, Bruce Buzzell; 2-Judy Tilly, Bill Tilly; 3-C.W. Clark, Dale McDaniels. Round 2: 1-Nancy Heder, Dave Heder; 2-Fran Smith, Bill Kirkaldy; 3-Pam Kirkaldy, Kim Toney. American Legion … Find out how to read more online.

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