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AHS athletic trainer wins statewide award

“It was a nomination from someone who sees what you do everyday and appreciates it, which is so important,” Ken Keister said.

Former Blue Darter lands spot in hall of fame

Aaron Jones, a 1984 Apopka High School graduate who went on to play nine years in the National Football League, has been inducted into...

Apopka motorcross rider competes in national event

Perry Warren shows plaques he has won for the success he’s had in motocross racing. “To get to the championships takes a lot of...

Mustangs continue conditioning work in summer heat

In addition to lifting weights, the Wekiva High football players work on aerobic conditioning through running drills as they prepare for the 2015 football...

Apopka Little League softball all-stars compete in sectional

The Apopka Little League Minor softball team wins one of three in tourney. Read more on their performance on page 1C.

Blue Darters working toward 4th straight title game

See photos of the Darters in preparation and read more on page 5C.

Wekiva girls basketball team working hard this summer

"We are preparing for the season like we do any other,” Wekiva coach Tommie Butts said. “We are moving into a new era with...

Cool off from the summer heat with these old-time favorite recipes

This week, we are going to jump around a little bit. We have access to numerous cookbooks that are old favorites here in Apopka....


JULY 10, 2015 PG , 1 hr 31 min Animated Comedy One Minion named Kevin has a plan, and he—alongside teenage rebel Stuart and lovable little Bob—embarks upon...

Sewer-plant expansion affects city spending

Just prior to the Independence Day holiday, city commissioners got their first look at Apopka’s overall budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
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