Blaine Gabbert Helps Rescue Family After Helicopter Crash

By Terrance Turner Dec. 30, 2022 Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Blaine Gabbert helped rescue four people after a helicopter crashed into the water near Peter O. Knight Airport in Tampa, Florida last night. Background Philadelphian Hunter Hupp arrived in Tampa on Saturday. 28-year-old Hupp, his 62-year-old father, and his 59-year-old mother went on a helicopter … Continue reading Blaine Gabbert Helps Rescue Family After Helicopter Crash

Trump Announces 2024 Presidential Run

By Terrance Turner November 15, 2022 Former US President Donald Trump speaks at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida, on November 15, 2022. - Donald Trump pulled the trigger on a third White House run on November 15, setting the stage for a bruising Republican nomination battle after a poor midterm election showing by … Continue reading Trump Announces 2024 Presidential Run

Hurricane Ian Makes Landfall In Florida (UPDATED)

By Terrance Turner Sept. 28, 2022 (11:55 am CST) Florida residents are bracing for impact as Hurricane Ian prepares to make landfall. The storm's eyewall is moving onshore now, according to CNN. Hurricane Ian is now a Category 4 storm with winds of 155 mph -- just two miles shy of a Category 5. Hurricane-force … Continue reading Hurricane Ian Makes Landfall In Florida (UPDATED)

DeSantis Bullies Special Olympics Into Dropping Vaccine Mandate

Photo courtesy of Special Olympics. By Terrance Turner June 3, 2022 The Special Olympics announced today that it would drop its vaccine requirement for its upcoming Games in Orlando, Florida, thanks to a demand from Florida government officials. The news was announced on the Special Olympics' official website: "Special Olympics, Inc. (SOI) announced on June … Continue reading DeSantis Bullies Special Olympics Into Dropping Vaccine Mandate

Florida Is Punishing Disney For Opposing Bad Policy

By Terrance Turner April 21, 2022 The Parental Rights In Education bill (widely known as the "Don't Say Gay" bill) has led to a showdown between Disney and Florida government. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) signed the legislation into law on March 28. The law became controversial because of its vague restrictions on classroom instruction … Continue reading Florida Is Punishing Disney For Opposing Bad Policy

Alabama Survives Wild Game In Florida

By Terrance Turner Sept. 18, 2021 Today, the Alabama Crimson Tide sought a win on the road. Batting the Florida Gators at the University of Florida, the Tide took a commanding early lead. But the Gators paired a strong defense and a vastly superior run game to give the Tide a run for their money. … Continue reading Alabama Survives Wild Game In Florida

Matt Gaetz May Avoid Charges Despite Sex Scandal (UPDATED)

Matt Gaetz at his recent campaign event. Photo from the NFD News. April 1, 2021 (Updated March 19, 2022) By Terrance Turner Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Florida) may not face any charges in an ongoing trafficking investigation. The Washington Post is reporting that career prosecutors have advised against charging Gaetz, partly becaue of credibility issues with … Continue reading Matt Gaetz May Avoid Charges Despite Sex Scandal (UPDATED)

Roughnecks Overcome Vipers to Remain Undefeated

Photo courtesy of XFL News Hub. By Terrance Turner The Houston Roughnecks survived a spirited effort by the Tampa Bay Vipers to remain undefeated on Saturday. In their first away game ever, the Roughnecks held on to beat the Vipers 34-27. The game was held in Tampa, Florida, and the home team got out to … Continue reading Roughnecks Overcome Vipers to Remain Undefeated