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Charled "Fred" Hearns, an expert on local African-American history, is listed in the Save Southern Heritage Florida report as a "resentful black man." Hearns, 68, said he is resentful: "I resent racism and symbols of hatred." [Times files]

Southern Heritage group draws fire for posting personal information of Confederate statue opponents

TAMPA — Curtiss Wilson is an 89-year-old Tampa resident who fought in the civil rights movement. But in a "survey" posted to the web recently by Save Southern Heritage Florida, Wilson is listed as a "resentful black woman." Her phone number and street address are included. Charles "Fred" Hearns is a historian who g …



Former State Sen. Greg Evers dead at 62

Former State Sen. Greg Evers, a Baker Florida farmer and veteran politician, was killed in a single car crash near his home in Okaloosa County late Monday. The Florida Highway Patrol said the death is being investigated. Evers was 62. ...


Mayor Rick Kriseman has secured another police union endorsement

Mayor Rick Kriseman endorsed by another police union

ST. PETERSBURG — Mayor Rick Kriseman is already backed by the city's largest police union, the Suncoast Police Benevolent Association....


Deer Park Elementary principal Margie Polen and assistant principal Billie Sass show a revised behavior guidance chart to parents who had concerns about the school's new program. "What would be better if we don't use the word anarchy?" Polen asked.

Pasco parents, school approach consensus on behavior concerns

About 50 Deer Park Elementary parents filled the Pasco County school's media center Tuesday evening for a 90-minute session reviewing a plan to improve student behavior....