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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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Two Fort Lauderdale schools on lockdown  Sun Sentinel

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



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, ...



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 ...



Man arrested in fatal shooting near Fort Lauderdale  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

NEAR FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (WSVN) — Broward Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a man in connection to a shooting that claimed the life of one man in ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Pastor accused of having sex with girl in parked car outside school  Broward Politics

Police say a pastor, Ricardo Strachan, had sex with a 13-year-old girl more than three dozen times. Strachan is jailed on a single felony count of performing a ...



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 ...



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 ...



Authorities arrest pastor accused of sexually abusing his stepdaughter  WPLG Local 10

A pastor accused of sexually abusing his 13-year-old stepdaughter was arrested Saturday at an airport, according to Broward County jail records.



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

Dillard High withdrew $55,725 from the budgets of school clubs, the music department and other areas to cover a deficit in the athletic budget, an audit has ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



Dillard School a symbol of segregation  Sun Sentinel

The stately building in the 1000 block of Northwest Fourth Street in Fort Lauderdale boasted a Mediterrean Revival style with mission style elements.



Arrest Made In Ft. Lauderdale Theft Of Car With Child Inside  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A 16-year-old suspected of stealing a car with a baby inside from in front of a Ft. Lauderdale ...



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 ...



Dillard High School shooter sentenced to 25 years for classmate’s murder  Sun-Sentinel

Dillard High School shooter Teah Wimberly was sentenced to 25 years in prison Friday for gunning down a fellow student because of unrequited love.



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.



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 ...



On World AIDS Day, Broward residents strive to end stigma of disease  Sun Sentinel

Dillard High School in Fort Lauderdale hosts World AIDS Day event to highlight progress and educate on ways to stop the deadly disease.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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

Students at schools throughout Broward and Miami-Dade counties are organizing walkouts in support of the "Never Again" movement for more stringent gun ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Fort Lauderdale's downtown celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale's Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration stepped off in downtown today. The parade began on Sistrunk Boulevard in the city's historically black ...



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 ...



$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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

Keyon Dooling remembers the days he and his friends yearned to play basketball, but could not find a place to play in Fort Lauderdale that had the right ...



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

Broward County teacher retires after 60 years in the district.



Jordan Wright commits to Kentucky Wildcats  A Sea of Blue

UK scores a major commitment from one of the top defensive ends in 2017.



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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

Police sweep Pembroke Pines Charter High School following suspicious tweets.



In The Recruiting Huddle: Bryce Oliver – Dillard  CBS Miami

PLAYER: Bryce Oliver POSITION: WR SCHOOL: Fort Lauderdale Dillard CLASS: 2018. HEIGHT: 6-3. WEIGHT: 190. SCOUTING: When we last left this ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



New principal at Orange Brook Elementary aims to get the school 'back on the right track'  Hollywood Gazette

Principal O'Neal aims to get the C school back to an A under his watch Students going back to Orange Brook Elementary School in Hollywood this year will be ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



$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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Parents: Keep the Faith Ministries was a fraud  Miami Hurricanes

In July, a group called Keep the Faith Ministries sent fliers across South Florida promoting itself as a nonprofit founded on Christian principles and supported by ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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