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Apopka High grad in Tokyo for Olympic triple jump

Donald Scott, a 2010 AHS graduate, is scheduled to begin his triple jump competition in the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday. Read more on 1B.

Apopkans compete in barrel racing championships

Riders compete throughout the year to earn points in order to qualify for the finals. Photos on 3B.

From my vantage point, calendar points toward football

The calendar may be changing from July to August, but I’ve got football season in my sights. Find out why on 6B.

Blue Darters happy to be back together during summer workouts

This summer has been a little more normal as the Darters worked out not only on the field but back in the weightroom. See...

Mustangs begin fall football practice with new coaching staff

Like other high school football teams around the state, the Mustangs will begin fall football practice on Monday, August 2.  Find more on 1B.

With our heat, it’s best to get up early and fish...

Hello Folks, I hope you are havin’ a great week and you are gettin’ on the water and doin’ some fishin’. I know it’s been...

Apopka Blue Darters take part in summer football camp

Blue Darters football coach Jeff Rolson lets his defense know what he wants done during the FCA camp held on July 18-July 20 at...

State TrophyCatch program has 100 fish topping 13 pounds

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) TrophyCatch program announces a new milestone.  See story on 3B.

New Wekiva AD wants more community involvement

New Wekiva High School athletic director Brian Bruce is seeking to get the school’s alumni and others.  More on 1B.

Despite Elsa, fishin’ in Central Florida has been good

Hello Folks, I hope everyone had a great 4th of July weekend. We did have some rain this week when Hurricane/Tropical Storm Elsa skirted by...