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Admission to UF, FSU, other state universities may depend on where you attend high school  Sun Sentinel

Across Florida, high school students in more affluent communities are more likely to get into the state's public universities than students from high schools in ...



All clear given after report of a gun on campus at Dillard High School  Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale police were called to Dillard High School early Thursday after receiving reports that a student had a gun on campus. The school at 2501 NW ...



Students show 'Hamilton' cast what they've learned in EduHam  Sun Sentinel

The Hamilton Education Program — also known as EduHam — lets South Florida students perform songs, rap, poetry, scenes, monologues based on classroom ...



Dillard jazz band heading to finals in NYC  Sun Sentinel

Dillard High School's jazz band is once again ranked among the top 15 in North America -- and they aim to be the best. Selected from 100 schools, the ...



Longtime Broward politician Josephus Eggelletion dies at 69  Sun Sentinel

Josephus Eggelletion, Broward's first African-American mayor, died Wednesday at age 69. He resigned from the county commission after pleading guilty in a ...



Suspect arrested in fatal shooting near Dillard High School  WPLG Local 10

A 20-year-old Lauderhill man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of another man earlier this week near Dillard High School.



Who fatally shot a 21-year-old not far from a high school? BSO is trying to find out.  Miami Herald

The Broward Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 21-year-old man was shot to death not far from Dillard High School in Fort Lauderdale Monday.



Two Fort Lauderdale schools on lockdown  Sun Sentinel

Dillard High and Elementary are on lock down amid police activity.



Tobias volleyball clubs enjoy successful season at Holiday Park Youth Volleyball League  Sun Sentinel

It was a season that focused on teaching the fundamentals and learning the various nuances of the game of indoor volleyball at the Holiday Park Youth ...



Dillard's big-band sound often goes unnoticed at home  Juice

The band's a pretty big deal outside of Broward County. They've played with jazz musician Wynton Marsalis. They're also two-time champions of the Swing ...



Pastor accused of sexually abusing teen girl, had her steal to perform voodoo rituals  WPLG Local 10

A pastor accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl repeatedly for almost a year, occasionally having sex with her in his vehicle outside a school and ...



Girl, 15, charged in fatal Dillard High School shooting  Sun-Sentinel.com

Police this afternoon charged a 15-year-old girl in the shooting death of one of her closest friends on the campus of Dillard High School. Teah Wimberly, of Fort ...



Dillard High may expand to K-12; 4 schools face drastic changes  Sun-Sentinel

Dillard High School may house middle school students next year under a proposal that could be the first step toward creating a countywide K-12 digital arts ...



Dillard feted as one of nation's top hoop teams  Sun Sentinel

Coming off state title run, Dillard was celebrated by MaxPreps on Friday as one of the nation's top basketball teams.



Fort Lauderdale Track Club meet an express lane for youth athletes  Sun Sentinel

For over 50 years, the Fort Lauderdale Track Club has been a steppingstone for young athletes not only from an athletic standpoint but also as outstanding ...



At Dillard High School, art students get a glimpse of real word with their very own exhibit  Sun Sentinel

From ethereal to abstract styles and from 'radiant mapping' technique to graphic drawing, six seniors at Dillard High School displayed their best artwork in a ...



In one decade, more than 1,200 Florida youth dead to gunfire  Sun Sentinel

Before the school shooting in Parkland gripped the nation, more than 1,000 Florida children and teenagers were slain in a decade's span. All fell victim to gun ...



Church choir competition, volunteer work among Broward County's Martin Luther King Jr. Day events  Sun Sentinel

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is Monday, Jan. 21 and there are a variety of events across Broward County for people to mark the late civil rights movement leader's ...



Dillard High takes $$ from clubs to pay for athletics  Sun Sentinel

Dillard High audit: A $55725 athletics deficit was covered by music and student club funds without authorization.



Holiday Park hosts volleyball camp for coed youth players  Sun Sentinel

The 2018 Youth Volleyball Program at Holiday Park is underway as the recreational league continues to grow in popularity and reputation for young coeds ...



Dillard dominates Edgewater on way to historic seventh state crown  Miami Herald

The Panthers used a 22-0 second quarter surge to put the game away and claim their seventh state championship, giving them the most of any Broward County ...



Dillard School a symbol of segregation  Sun Sentinel

Broward's first school for black children now a museum of the black cultural experience.



FALL SPOTLIGHT: Dillard’s District Title Has Panther Fans Excited  CBS Miami

When it comes to Dillard High School, student/athletes learn quickly that when you attend this storied institution, it is a community experience like very few.



Film Focuses On Acclaimed South Florida High School Band  WLRN

About 21 minutes into the documentary “Sweet Dillard,” the camera captures a moment of high drama in the band room of Fort Lauderdale's Dillard High School.



Dillard girls race past Blanche Ely in fourth quarter  Sun Sentinel

Dillard's Raven White scored a game-high 26 points, grabbed 20 rebounds and the Panthers used a 13-0 run in the fourth quarter to defeat Blanche Ely 65-52, ...



High-schooler expelled for cursing hires civil rights lawyer with help from Wade family  Miami Herald

American Heritage School basketball player Cyrus Nance, expelled from the school for cursing at a coach, has retained prominent attorney Benjamin Crump ...



Broward teacher removed from classroom after another allegation of sexual misconduct  WPLG Local 10

A Broward County teacher has been removed from the classroom after being accused of molesting at least one student at his school.



UM adds running backs coach Eric Hickson, offensive line coach Butch Barry to staff  Sun Sentinel

A day after naming Dan Enos as his offensive coordinator, Miami Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz announced Fort Lauderdale native and Dillard High alum Eric ...



Violent girl fight videos point to alleged school bullying...  Local 10

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - One cellphone video shows a group of girls attacking one girl in the hallway of Dillard High School and then moving on to a second ...



Former Hurricane Talks Dangers Of Drugs At Teen Summit  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Former Miami Hurricane Sunny Odogwu joined forces with Drug Free World and ...



Teen Shooter Sentenced To 25 Years in Prison  NBC Miami

Teah Wimberly, the teen who shot and killed her friend at Dillard High School, will spend the next 25 years in prison, a Broward County judge ruled Friday during ...



School resource officer was elsewhere on campus during shooting, Runcie says  Sun Sentinel

When gunman Nikolas Cruz showed up ready to kill, the lone school resource officer at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High was not in the building that housed ...



Driver sought in Fort Lauderdale hit-run death of girl, 15  Sun Sentinel

A motorist who struck and killed a teenage girl in Fort Lauderdale fled the scene, police said. The 15-year-old was struck shortly after 9 p.m. Monday along the ...



Dillard High Girls Basketball Team, Coach Honored  WBFS

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBS4) – A huge celebration was held Friday at Dillard High School to honor the girls varsity basketball team, and their coach, who has ...



Ex-NFL star Isaac Bruce to honor alma mater, Dillard  Sun Sentinel

Former NFL great Isaac Bruce will present Dillard High with a commemorative Golden Football on Nov. 6 as part of the NFL's celebration of the Super Bowl's ...



Most Broward, Palm Beach high schools earn top grades  Sun Sentinel

Palm Beach County's high schools received a record number of A's, while Broward couldn't maintain a banner performance from last year, according to school ...



Miami Hurricanes 2018 Player Profile: DT Jon Ford  State Of The U

A bigger, wiser and more prepared Jon Ford looks to provide consistency for the Hurricanes along the defensive line.



Driver, passenger killed after car, charter bus crash in Fort Lauderdale  Sun Sentinel

Two people inside a car were killed after their vehicle slammed into a charter bus in Fort Lauderdale that was carrying students returning from a field trip ...



Coach, mentor and surrogate mom, Dillard's Pinder also becomes Basketball Hall of Fame honoree  Sun Sentinel

After 40 seasons, 918 wins and nine state championships, Dillard girls basketball coach Marcia Pinder's success and longevity are being honored at the ...



Historical Society honors area's female pioneers  Sun Sentinel

Every year, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society observes Women's History Month with informational programs that extol the contributions of local women.



Worst schools in Broward Public Schools District  Local 10

WORST 10 ON VIOLENCE: About 45 percent of the school's reports were on fights. It was also among 3 in Broward placing 3rd in the state for having the most ...



Dillard coach Pinder earns Naismith Hall of Fame honor  Sun Sentinel

Nine-time state champion coach Marcia Pinder has been named one of two 2017 Morgan Wootten Award honorees by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of ...



Sketch released in investigation into sexual attack on teen  Sun Sentinel

The sexual assault of a schoolgirl a few blocks from Dillard elementary and high schools earlier this week has prompted the release of a composite sketch of the ...



Teen Charged In Deadly Hit And Run Crash On New Year’s Eve  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – A young boy has died and another is hospitalized after a hit and run accident ...



For Ely, repeat BCAA Big 8 title run may mean facing dominant Dillard  Sun Sentinel

The schedule for the BCAA Big 8 boys basketball championship is set, with a potential clash between district rivals Dillard and Blanche Ely in the championship ...



Students organize school walkouts throughout Broward, Miami-Dade  WPLG Local 10

PARKLAND, Fla. - Students at schools throughout Broward and Miami-Dade counties are organizing walkouts in support of the "Never Again" movement for ...



Veteran Arkansas coach named top high school girls basketball coach in America  KATV

Guy-Perkins High School'sJohn Hutchcraft has been named the 2018 winner of the Morgan Wootten Award, honoring the top high school girls basketball coach ...



The Kennedy Center Announces Arts Across America  Broadway World

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces Arts Across America, a campaign that leverages the resources of the nation's cultural center to ...



Former Dillard, UM standout Leonard Myers dead at 38  Sun Sentinel

Former Hurricanes and Dillard High cornerback Leonard Myers has died at age 38.



Taravella High lockdown latest in string of gun scares at South Florida schools  Sun Sentinel

A teenager with a replica gun touched off a scare early Thursday at J.P. Taravella High School, prompting dozens of officers in tactical gear to swarm the campus ...



Gibbons cheerleaders back on the big stage after a down year  Sun Sentinel

After being unable to field a competitive cheer squad last season, Cardinal Gibbons Catholic High School reached back into its past to rebuild the program and ...



Fmr. Players Honor Alma Maters With Golden Football  CBS Local

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Former National Football League (NFL) Wide Receiver Isaac Bruce was honored by his high ...



Week 5 predictions: Broward high school football  Sun Sentinel

Games like St. Thomas Aquinas-Hallandale and Bolles-Deerfield Beach may get the headlines this week, but two critical games, Flanagan at Western and ...



Rome Saladino Brings FEELIN' GOOD - A SALUTE TO MICHAEL BUBLE To Aventura And Boca Raton In December  Broadway World

Multi-talented singer/dancer/actor/choreographer Rome Saladino will celebrate the stylings of Grammy and Juno Award-winner Michael Buble in Feelin' Good ...



Stranahan, King's cheerleading teams impress  Sun Sentinel

FORT LAUDERDALE -- Stranahan High School girls cheerleading coach Sylvia Adams-Johnson was understandably nervous going into Saturday's Region 4 ...



$75K bond sent for man accused in hit-run that killed Fort Lauderdale teen  Sun Sentinel

Bond was set at $75,000 Friday for the man accused in the hit-and-run crash that killed a Dillard High sophomore as she walked home from a convenience store ...



Destiny Frazier, Dillard push past pesky South Shore in DICK'S girls semifinal  USA TODAY High School Sports

MIDDLE VILLAGE, N.Y. — It was close for a lot longer than it should have been. Facing off against a team that didn't capture a state title, and entered as the ...



Dooling, Crocketts recall formative years at Broward Hall induction  Sun Sentinel

The skills Keyon Dooling learned in Fort Lauderdale would eventually help make him a first-round NBA draft choice — and, on Tuesday night, one of eight ...



Charts: Links to poverty, violence, drugs in South Florida...  Local 10

The Miami-Dade County and Broward County public schools listed below reported the highest safety incidents during the 2013-2014 school year.



February 2018 community events calendar  WPLG Local 10

Welcome to your community calendar. It's your one-stop shop to finding out about events taking place around your community. We have everything to help you ...



Teacher, community leader Gwen Hankerson dies  Sun-Sentinel

As an educator, activist and author, Gwendolyn Hankerson served her community for decades. But on Feb. 13 she succumbed to a long illness and died at her ...



Wimbley caps decorated UM career as national runner-up in 400-meter final  Sun Sentinel

Hurricanes sprinter Shakima Wimbley had hoped to finish her college career as a double national champion, but she came up just short at the NCAA outdoor ...



Threats of bombs, violence disrupt classes at six Broward schools  Sun Sentinel

Police sweep Pembroke Pines Charter High School following suspicious tweets.



Broward's longest serving educator says goodbye, for now  Sun Sentinel

Broward County teacher retires after 60 years in the district.



West Boca High wind ensemble to perform at national band festival  Sun Sentinel

The Vanguard pep band marched in the London New Year's Day parade last year, and now the student musicians at West Boca High School have snared ...



Why we fight: Students talk about bullying and violence  Sun Sentinel

About 150 Broward students gathered Wednesday to talk about why they fight.



Coral Springs Charter Lady Panthers cheer their way to state finals  Sun Sentinel

The Coral Springs Charter Lady Panthers recently won their first FHSAA Region 4 title in the Small Non-Tumbling Division at Dillard High School in Fort ...



More than 100 Broward schools now serve free supper  Sun Sentinel

Six additional schools are now participating in Broward County Public Schools' Aftercare Supper Program, bringing the total number of schools in the program ...



George Caldwell, whose company helped build Fort Lauderdale, died at age 81  Sun-Sentinel

George Caldwell, a former state legislator who ran a construction company responsible for South Florida landmarks including Calder Race Course and the ...



Local boxer Antonio 'Bang' Williams set to make his pro debut  Sun Sentinel

Antonio "Bang" Williams, a Dillard High Scholl senior who is a two-time Florida Golden Gloves and national champion, makes his pro boxing debut Thursday in ...



Arrested teen who helped Fort Lauderdale cop hopes to turn life around  Sun Sentinel

A day after his heroics in helping save the life of a stricken police officer made national news, a Fort Lauderdale teen in trouble with the law for most of his life ...



Sept. 11 memorial events in Broward County  Sun Sentinel

September 11th Memorial, noon at Northwest Regional Library, 3151 N. University Drive. Wreath laying at 9-11 Memorial outside the library followed by a tribute ...



People on the move: Habitat Broward names director of community outreach, program services  Sun Sentinel

Nonprofit Habitat for Humanity of Broward has named Marcia Barry-Smith the new director of community outreach and program services. Barr.



Police Investigating Student Over Video Talking About Violence  CBS Local

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. SOUTHWEST RANCHES (CBSMiami) — A student at Archbishop McCarthy High School spent the day talking to ...



Several Broward County schools placed on lockdown  Local 10

Several schools in Broward County are placed on lockdown Thursday morning amid threats made on social media.



Aspiring rapper killed, two other teens critical after I-95 crash  Sun Sentinel

One teenager was killed and two others were in critical condition following a single car crash on Interstate 95 in Pompano Beach.



Gatherings Of Grief In Parkland As The Criminal Case Begins Against Alleged Shooter Of Douglas High  WLRN

As students, staff and parents from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland gathered to grieve and comfort one another Thursday, the former.



Sprinter Shakima Wimbley looks to finish UM career as double national champion  Sun Sentinel

Former Dillard standout Shakima Wimbley has had a stellar career at Miami. This weekend, she looks to cap it by winning the outdoor national 400-meter title.



Teen Traffic Court aims to cut driving fatalities  Sun-Sentinel

Teenage drivers in South Florida might have the keys to the car, but a Broward traffic judge wants to make sure they don't have a license to be irresponsible.



The Women of South Florida: The Good, the Bad, and Miss Piggy  Sun Sentinel

They say that behind every successful man is a strong, independent, inspirational woman. That was certainly the case in South Florida over the past century.



No. 2 IMG Academy (Fla.) shuts out Boyd Anderson  USA TODAY High School Sports

https://twitter.com/IMGAFootball/status/779489827679010816 Kellen Mond threw three touchdown passes and ran for a touchdown to lead No. 2 IMG Academy ...



High School Football Week Six: Catching Up On Storylines  CBS Local

BY J.T. WILCOX | Senior Writer. Follow SFHSSports: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – As the high school football season rolls on, there's been a lot to ...



Dayonte Resiles: How a smart young man turned to a life of crime  Sun Sentinel

Before he pulled off his spectacular escape from a Broward County courtroom, murder suspect Dayonte Resiles spent his days in jail reading “The 48 Laws of ...



$75,000 bond ordered for man accused in hit-run that killed Fort Lauderdale teen  Sun Sentinel

Max Stevenson Francois, 28, of Fort Lauderdale, was arrested Thursday and charged with failing to stop and remain at an accident involving a death.



South Florida Gold pro basketball team shooting a championship  Sun Sentinel

Tipoff for the South Florida Gold professional basketball team got off to a high flying start at the Coral Springs Gymnasium in back-to-back weekend games ...



Lincoln hires former Florida A&M QB Quinn Gray as football coach  Tallahassee.com

After previously announcing the resignation of eight-year head football coach Yusuf Shakir, Lincoln High School has now hired the man responsible with ...



A mother at 14 years old, FAU hurdler on her way to Master's degree | Video  Sun Sentinel

Jamika Glades gave birth to Anthony Jennings III in 2008. She was 14 years old. Now, Glades is set to receive her Master's degree from FAU in December.



At-risk youths pack a punch in state amateur boxing  Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale's Malcolm Knight started boxing just six months ago, but he's already making an impact in the sport. Knight, 18, made his recent debut in the ...



BSO settles lawsuit with family of man exonerated by DNA  Sun-Sentinel

Frank Lee Smith died of cancer on death row, just months before DNA exonerated him of raping and murdering an 8-year-old girl in Fort Lauderdale. Now, more ...



Charges dropped against former NFL player in stun gun case  Sun Sentinel

A former NFL player who was accused of resisting arrest and shocked with a stun gun in front of his young daughter during a traffic stop in April learned on ...



West Broward edges King's Academy at Region 4 cheerleading championship  Sun-Sentinel

FORT LAUDERDALE — Both teams are multiple state champions, battle-tested and pressure-proven. West Broward High and King's Academy staged an ...



Ruling gives hundreds of juvenile murderers shot at new sentences  Miami Herald

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday dramatically expanded the number of juveniles — all of them convicted decades ago when the state still had a parole ...



Black South Floridians who have made a difference  Sun-Sentinel

They broke color barriers, shattered records or found a way to leave a mark on South Florida. They did not necessarily set out to make a difference, but they did.



Former Basketball Coach Speedy Morris Named Morgan Wootten Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient  La Salle University Athletics

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - La Salle University Hall of Athletes honoree and former basketball coach William "Speedy" Morris was named the recipient of the 2017 ...



Wolves ballers dominate local 'March Madness' event  Sun Sentinel

The Wellington Wolves travel basketball program made its presence felt as five of its teams won divisional championships in the annual March Madness ...



Florida teacher sexual misconduct cases: a list  Sun-Sentinel

In the past five years, more than 175 Florida teachers have had their licenses revoked for sexual misconduct ranging from inappropriate comments to touching ...



For brothers Travis and Tevin Homer, UM-FAU matchup a family affair  Sun Sentinel

Brothers Travis and Tevin Homer grew up playing football together in the front yard. Saturday, they'll line up against one another when Miami hosts FAU at Hard ...



Neville Kenneth Deveaux Malone “Nev”, age 39, of Red Oak, TX died October 8  Temple Daily Telegram

Neville Kenneth Deveaux Malone “Nev” 39, of Red Oak, Texas transitioned to his heavenly home on October 8, 2016.Viewing and Visitation will be Thursday, ...



Festival of the Arts Tickets - Young at Art Museum  New Times Broward-Palm Beach

Get tickets for the upcoming Festival of the Arts event at Young at Art Museum in Davie.



Trumpeter Christopher O'Farrill killed in car accident  Sun-Sentinel

When he was just a toddler, Christopher O'Farrill would pick up trumpets his parents left lying around the house and try to make sounds with them.



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