Pasco Area News


08/17/2017 02:19 PM
Should kindergartners be encouraged to conform to peer pressure? One Pasco school suggests so - Tampabay.com (blog)

Tampabay.com (blog)

Should kindergartners be encouraged to conform to peer pressure? One Pasco school suggests so
Tampabay.com (blog)
"This is going to become an embarrassing problem for the entire Pasco County school system. No child should essentially be bullied/labeled by the very people who are supposed to help build them up," wrote Jacquelyn Warner. "How can you teach a child to ...

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08/18/2017 06:08 AM
Pasco County mom upset with "anarchy sign" in kindergarten class - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Pasco County mom upset with "anarchy sign" in kindergarten class
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
NEW PORT RICHEY (FOX 13) - Signs were posted up in a Pasco County elementary school that seemed to suggest conforming to peer pressure was a positive move for students. A Pasco County mother sounded off against it after discovering the sign was in ...



08/13/2017 07:59 AM
Geologists study massive Florida sinkhole in Pasco County - WPTV.com

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Geologists study massive Florida sinkhole in Pasco County
WPTV.com
LAND O'LAKES, Fla. (AP) -- Geologists are studying a massive Florida sinkhole that destroyed two homes and rendered five others uninhabitable. Experts might ever know exactly what caused Pasco County's largest sinkhole in decades, but a team of ...

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08/15/2017 03:05 PM
Clear the Shelters: Dozens of pets looking for homes in Pasco County - WFLA

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Clear the Shelters: Dozens of pets looking for homes in Pasco County
WFLA
We are just one of nearly 700 stations taking part in a nationwide pet adoption drive called Clear the Shelters. On Tuesday, we got an up close look at pets available for adoption in Pasco County. Row after row, there's dogs chomping at the bit to be ...

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08/16/2017 10:37 AM
VIDEO: Bodycam captures speedy K9 pursuit in Pasco County ... - WFLA

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VIDEO: Bodycam captures speedy K9 pursuit in Pasco County ...
WFLA
PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A K9 with the Pasco County Sheriff's Office is being hailed a hero after his speedy pursuit was caught on a deputy's body ...

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08/07/2017 05:03 PM
More homes surrounding Pasco sinkhole condemned - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

More homes surrounding Pasco sinkhole condemned
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
LAND O' LAKES (FOX 13) - The situation with a massive sinkhole is Pasco County is getting worse for some homeowners. As of Monday afternoon, seven homes are condemned surrounding the sinkhole on Ocean Pines Drive in Land O' Lakes.
More Homes Condemned Over Florida SinkholeCBS Miami
Seventh home condemned after massive Land O'Lakes sinkholeTampabay.com
Seventh home condemned due to Florida sinkholeABC Action News
New York Times -WGCU News -NBC Connecticut
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08/15/2017 07:33 PM
Mapping Florida's hate: Tampa Bay home to hate groups like KKK ... - Tampabay.com

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Mapping Florida's hate: Tampa Bay home to hate groups like KKK ...
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A New Port Richey man with a Swastika tattooed above his heart was arrested last week. He and four other self-proclaimed neo-Nazis were caught with illegal ...

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08/18/2017 06:01 AM
Florida education news: Student discipline, online learning, solar eclipse glasses and more - Tampabay.com (blog)

Tampabay.com (blog)

Florida education news: Student discipline, online learning, solar eclipse glasses and more
Tampabay.com (blog)
That was the case this week at a Pasco County elementary school, which posted expectations in classrooms that many parents read to equate conforming to peer pressure as positive — something they vehemently rejected. The superintendent, agreeing the ...



08/14/2017 10:36 AM
Deputies: Pasco Co. senior threatened to kill former teacher, arrested night before new school year - WFLA

WFLA

Deputies: Pasco Co. senior threatened to kill former teacher, arrested night before new school year
WFLA
PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A Pasco County student is behind bars after she sent a threatening post to a former teacher on Facebook. Desiree Zio was arrested just before midnight Sunday evening. Pasco sheriff's deputies say Zio threatened to stab her ...
Florida high school student accused of posting Facebook threat to kill teacherOrlando Sentinel

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08/09/2017 02:09 PM
Nazi gang members arrested after raid on Florida trailer nets meth, guns, veterans' ID cards, more: report - Orlando Sentinel

Orlando Sentinel

Nazi gang members arrested after raid on Florida trailer nets meth, guns, veterans' ID cards, more: report
Orlando Sentinel
Authorities found an exhaustive list of weapons, drug paraphernalia and Nazi propaganda when they raided a trailer Tuesday morning in a rural pocket of west central Florida, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office. Five felons, two of whom ...
Pasco deputies arrest Nazis near scene of 2006 neo-Nazi attackTampabay.com (blog)
5 arrested after undercover operation unveils illegal activities, Nazi propagandaABC Action News
Five people were arrested for drugs. Police uncovered a trove of neo-Nazi propagandaMiami Herald
New York Daily News -NBC 6 South Florida -WNCN
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