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  1. Deputies: Pasco man paused video game to sexually assault girl, 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    Daniel Enrique Fabian, 18, faces two counts of lewd and lascivious battery on a person between the ages of 12 and 15 in two separate assaults that took place in June, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office. [PCSO] An 18-year-old New Port Richey man is accused of sexually battering two girls in two separate incidents in June, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.

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  2. After 32 years in St. Petersburg, Texas Cattle Company steak house has closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    Texas Cattle, a fixture in St. Petersburg for 33 years, has closed as the city's dining scene has shifted to other areas. ST. PETERSBURG -- Texas Cattle Company, beloved for its birthday specials, has closed its sole Tampa Bay location after 32 years.

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  3. IRS: Tarpon Springs couple used 'sham' companies to keep from paying $8.8 million in taxesRead the original story

    Monday Nov 19 | St. Petersburg Times

    William Planes, accused of avoiding more than $8 million in taxes, developed what was known as Trinity Town Center before it landed in bankruptcy. Now called Trinity Tuscan Center, it is under construction once again after a decade-long delay.

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  4. Major shakeup at WDAE: Peterson out, Diaz and Beckles returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | St. Petersburg Times

    Former Tampa Bay Buccaneer Ian Beckles is returning to WDAE with longtime Tampa Bay-area radio personality Ron Diaz. There has been a major shakeup at sports radio station WDAE 620-AM.

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  5. Slain father: a If something happens to me, ita s going to be my son.aRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | St. Petersburg Times

    Friends said Jim Costello, 68, loved to classic rock and blues songs on his acoustic guitar. Costello's son, Evan, is accused of fatally shooting him, according to Tarpon Springs police.

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  6. Innovative Red Tide bad air forecast tool working well, but info can be hard to findRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | St. Petersburg Times

    Workers contracted by Pinellas County cleaned up dead fish last month on Madeira Beach as a southwest wind brought daed fish and the smell of red tide to the beach. The water looked red.

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  7. Tarpon Springs man calls 911 to report he fatally shot father, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Tarpon Springs man is in custody after he told 911 operators he shot his father early Tuesday morning following a domestic dispute. According to Tarpon Springs Police, the unidentified 25-year-old man called 911 around 1 a.m. to report he shot his father at a residence on Lonesome Pine Lane.

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  8. Tarpon Springs motorcycle driver killed by car that ran red light, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | St. Petersburg Times

    A 66-year-old motorcyclist was hit and killed Monday morning by a car that ran a red light, according to the Tarpon Springs Police Department. The crash occurred around 10 a.m. at the intersection of U.S. 19 and Martin L. King Jr. Boulevard.

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  9. USF journal: Mitch Wilcox has record night in defeatRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 10 | St. Petersburg Times

    Bulls fourth-year junior TE Mitch Wilcox, who missed last week's game against Tulane with an ankle injury, returned with a bang. The Tarpon Springs alumnus had seven catches for 90 yards, including a 38-yard touchdown.

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  10. Sea of sadness -- remembering all the fishermen lost to the gulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    On March 29, 1943, Sam Renney took four men fishing on the Miss Detroit, a 37-foot cabin cruiser. When he didn't return, young Bill didn't worry.

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  11. CrossFit worker, 16, stabbed during robbery attempt outside Tarpon Springs gymRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    A Spring Hill teen has been arrested in the stabbing of another teen during a robbery attempt outside a gym where the victim worked. Dedson Hallon Suas, 17, faces a charge of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and attempted robbery in the attack on a 16-year-old boy at about 3:20 p.m. Friday in the parking lot of CrossFit Tarpon Springs, 41522 U.S. 19 N at Cypress Street.

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  12. Hurricane Michael: What if it had hit Tampa Bay?Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Hurricane Michael barely grazed the edge of the Tampa Bay area on its way to flattening the small towns of the Florida Panhandle. But what if Tampa Bay had been its target? What if the strong Category 4 storm had slammed into Belleair Shore instead of Mexico Beach? What if the Air Force base that it leveled was MacDill, not Tyndall? The death toll would have been catastrophic, and the damage far greater than what occurred in the Panhandle, according to experts.

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  13. Beloved wife of Tarpon Springs football coach diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Tarpon Springs football coach George Kotis, with wife Artemis. Artemis was in charge of the guidance department at the high school, but had to step away after being diagnosed with Stage IV ovarian cancer.

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  14. Suspended Lakewood player transfers to non-FHSAA member schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Two weeks ago, Cortez McKenzie was among five Lakewood football players who received a six-week suspension from the Florida High School Athletic Association for their involvement in a post-game fight with Lehigh. McKenzie, a sophomore, said he withdrew from Lakewood on Monday and enrolled at Superior Collegiate, which was denied membership into the FHSAA in June.

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  15. Pinellas Juvenile Welfare Board still wants answers over firing of county commissioner's wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County demanded Thursday to know why the James B. Sanderlin Neighborhood Family Center fired the director of its reading program, Donna Welch, the wife of Pinellas County Commission chair Ken Welch. "With regards to Mrs. Welch, we voted three times," said Sanderlin executive director Celeste Thomas, who sat on the family center's board when it fired Welch in June.

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  16. September was the hottest month on record in Tampa, ever. October is no better so far.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    The 49-year-old sticks to water, and fruit for the electrolytes. His truck, a refrigerated rig that hauls meat and provisions for area restaurants, slurps gasoline all day long to ensure the air conditioner stays running.

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  17. Tarpon Springs woman hit and killed as she pushes stroller along U.S. 19, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    A 27-year-old Tarpon Springs woman died Saturday after she was struck by a car as she walked along U.S. 19 pushing a stroller with a 2-year-old in it while two 6-year-olds walked beside her, police said. Tymira Latrel Leverson and the three children were going south on U.S. 19, just south of Spruce Street, when she was struck at about 6 a.m. Police gave this account of what happened: As she walked, Leverson was straddling the fog line, which is the white line marking the outside edge of the road, between the shoulder and the right-hand turn lane for Pine Street.

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  18. Epilogue: Aaron Barnhouse, an eccentric motorhead who created communityRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    It was Sunday, about noon, and the 19-year-old was cruising west down State Road 54 on his orange KTM 520, a dirt bike with racing wheels he had long sought and finally snagged. Stretched over his helmet was a fuzzy orange Elmo mask, with bulbous eyes and a gaping mouth cut out for his visor.

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  19. Baby choked with diaper wipe faces uncertain futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Kassandra Morales, 30, uses a stethoscope to confirm the proper placement of a feeding tube in the stomach of her son, 6-month-old Jaxon Hurley, during one of his six daily feedings. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD TARPON SPRINGS - The blood still on the wall is a constant reminder.

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  20. Pinellas County sheriff's corporal fired after DUI arrest in single-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pinellas County Sheriff's Corporal James R. Miller, a 16-year veteran of the force, was fired after a DUI arrest Saturday. [Pinellas County Sheriff's Office] Pinellas County sheriff's deputies arrived to the scene of an early morning car crash in Dunedin Saturday to find a man with bloodshot eyes who smelled like alcohol.

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