The Lee County School Board has voted by a 3-2 vote to reverse its controversial decision to opt out of high-stakes testing.Last Wednesday the school board voted to opt out of common core testing by the same margin.Nearly 50 parents, students, parents and politicians spoke before the board Tuesday morning.Several people called for the resignation […]
The 49ers will be without superstar linebacker Aldon Smith for the first 9 games of the season — because the NFL has just suspended #99 for raising hell…
Not only was it a phantom pregnancy, but zookeepers suspect the panda, Ai Hin, may have been faking it to improve her quality of life, the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding told Xinhua on Monday.Ai Hin, age 6, had shown signs of pregnancy, including a change in appetite, moving less and an increase […]
Rickie Williams, 23, from Texas, was shocked when he discovered that his 18-year-old girlfriend was 34-year-old Charity Johnson, who was known to her guardian and friends as a 15-year-old orphan.
LEHIGH ACRES, FL – Lehigh Fire Department reports a man described as elderly had parked his car near Hope Hospice at 1201 Wings Way. When he was walking he dropped his car keys into a storm drain. They say he removed the storm drain cover and tried to fish out his keys. He then fell […]
A Port Charlotte handyman hired to paint and do maintenance on a couple’s residence is accused of stealing over $14,000 while they were out of state.According to a Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office report, Christopher Leroy Israel, 55, is jailed on charges including eight counts of grand theft, exploitation of the elderly and disabled, and probation […]