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FSU Sued

FSU Sued

Mason Strickland, Staff Writer

January 21, 2015


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Just when everyone thought all the publicity about Jameis Winston, the star QB for Florida State University, was over. But, now his alleged rape accuser has decided to sue the university. She is suing the university claiming the athletic department knew of the incident in December of 2012 but did not...

High Dollar QB in Accident

High Dollar QB in Accident

Mason Strickland, Staff Writer

December 19, 2014


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Recently,  the star of the Carolina Panthers, quarterback Cam Newton, was sidelined. Not because of bad play or a sports-related injury, but because of a car accident he was involved in days before the game. Newton was on his way to practice when, two blocks away from the stadium, his truck was hit...

RIP #53 Kosta Karageorge

RIP #53 Kosta Karageorge

Kevin Jefferis, Staff Writer

December 19, 2014


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Ohio State football player Kosta Karageorge was reported missing on November 26th after he left his Columbus apartment near the Ohio State Campus at 2am for a walk. Before he disappeared, he sent a text message to his mother. “I’m sorry if I have been an embarrassment but the concussions have my he...

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

Mason Strickland, Staff Writer

December 12, 2014


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Recently, there has been a lot of buzz regarding the next Super Bowl champion or the next Stanley Cup champion and also the team names themselves. There have been many recent showings of the distaste of teams with American Native related names. The Washington Redskins have been a common target of...

First Openly Gay NFL Player Cut

First Openly Gay NFL Player Cut

Tyler Young, Staff Writer

November 20, 2014


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Not long after the first openly gay football player was drafted, he was cut from the St. Louis Rams and picked up by the Dallas Cowboys. Some people believed that the rams were the perfect fit for Michael Sam. “The Rams have the perfect mix of variables for Michael Sam, who has a great opportunity...

Red, White, Blue, Freedom!

Clinisha Bannis, Staff Writer

November 20, 2014


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This year our football team hit the ground running. Never before have the Freedom Patriots been 4th in the district. Many changes have taken place in regards to improvement of training skills, advancement of new plays on the field and also learning how to be ‘one team one family’. Many high...

College Playoffs Gather Interest

College Playoffs Gather Interest

Mason Strickland, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014


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The 2014-2015 season of college football is introducing a new playoff bracket. A selection committee will rank teams, the top four teams will compete in a sudden death championship bracket. This new structure has gathered a lot of interest as teams prepare to enter week eight of the season. When asked...

UF False Alarm

UF False Alarm

Anastasia Correia, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014


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Florida Gators freshman backup quarterback Treon Harris, was under investigation after he was accused of sexually assaulting a female student on campus early Sunday morning. The school announced Monday that Treon Harris had gone from star to a suspect. The Gainesville Police Department said in a statement...

Bolts Fan Fest

Bolts Fan Fest

Tyler Young, Staff Writer

October 8, 2014


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The Tampa Bay Lightning have been hosting a fan fest for the last couple of years to give the fans an opportunity to meet the players, have a great time with all the fun events planned outside and inside the arena, and also being able to buy some of players used gear. The main point of this fan fest...

Thursday Night Blowout

Thursday Night Blowout

Kevin Jefferis, Staff Writer

September 29, 2014


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On Thursday night the Tampa Bay Buccaneers faced off against their division rivals the Atlanta Falcons and got completely destroyed 56-14. While the Atlanta falcons were breaking franchise and league records left and right, Devin Hester ended up surpassing Dion Sanders in a record for touchdown returns....

One Team One Family

One Team One Family

Clinisha Bannis, Staff Writer

September 25, 2014


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Freedom High School’s football team has been off to a great start this year. Through the first three games of the regular season, Freedom won the first two, defeating King High School 9-6 and Middleton 37-0. They have been working hard and focusing on playing more as a team. “We are now working...

Be the Thunder

Be the Thunder

Nic Clarke, Staff Writer

September 12, 2014


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The Tampa Bay Lightning’s season came to an abrupt conclusion last year when there were playoff hopes were squandered with an elimination from the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Lightning are anticipating to make it to the prestigious Stanley Cup Finals during the upcoming 2014-2015 season. Despite...

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