Tag archive for ‘Bradenton’
By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Tampa area Sam’s Club announces ‘Toy Joy Event’ for Saturday: unboxing of toys, food samples

Christmas is just 35 days away – and if you’re still looking for that perfect gift, then don’t miss the Sam’s Club Toy Joy Event this Saturday. Wash-up Kitchen Sink Did you know Sam’s Club is providing More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

More Than Words 2018: Gus Cabrera points to the Good Samaritan to ‘fix the broken’

More Than Words 2018 in Palmetto, Florida opened on Saturday with host and speaker Gus Cabrera energizing a hall of Christian teens and youth gathering for a day of praise, worship and incredible insight from various More...

By Guest Author On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Benderson Development Experiences Prosperous Growth While Giving Back to Multiple Communities

Randy Benderson is the driving force of Benderson Development’s success, momentum he himself has kept going in the face of the legacy left behind by his esteemed father, the late, great Nathan Benderson. Nathan, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 6th, 2016

Mike Weaver talks Big Daddy Weave tour with Plumb, Jordan Feliz

Big Daddy Weave still on the road with great music from Beautiful Offerings and Mike Weaver talked with Dispatch Radio about the tour, upcoming shows, the new music following the success of Redeemed and what More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, January 29th, 2016

Brandon Heath, Beatlemania Now headlines Bradenton Area River Regatta

Christian music superstar Brandon Heath and the world’s top Beatles tribute band, Beatlemania Now, are the signature concert artists at the second annual Bradenton Area River Regatta, Saturday, Feb. 6. The all More...

By Laura Jones On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

3rd suspect, Terez Jones, arrested in Florida double homicide

Authorities have arrested the third suspect in last week’s double homicide in Bradenton, just after nabbing the other two suspects. Jones had just been released from jail days before the shooting on drug charges. Terez More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 13th, 2015
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Trey Nonombre, Jimmie Lee McNearouble arrested for murder of Kantral Brooks, Ester Deneus

A double homicide in Florida came a step closer to resolution today as Manatee County detectives have arrested two of the three suspects wanted in the death of a Bradenton couple last week. The other suspect, More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, June 21st, 2014

Caitlin Early, Monica Olvera, Justice Alvarado, Alan Garcia receive Suncoast CU Foundation scholarships

Suncoast Credit Union Foundation (Foundation) recognized four freshmen with $88,000 in higher education scholarships on June 18, 2014. Over 1,039 students throughout southwest Florida applied for the annual scholarship More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

Former Tennessee Titan, Florida State Seminole Todd Williams was found dead in Florida hotel room

A former Florida State Seminole and NFL offensive tackle has been found dead in a Tampa Bay area hotel room. Todd Williams, age 35, was discovered at the Sarasota Suites hotel where Williams lived. His body was More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, July 18th, 2013

Police arrest Dominick Hawkins for kidnapping and sexually assauting 5-year-old Bradenton Florida girl

The search is over for a man suspected of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl in Bradenton. On Wednesday, the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of Dominick Jerome Hawkins. Hawkins, More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 22nd, 2013
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Florida woman’s ‘mummified cat’ set to go to auction

A mummified cat last owned by a Bradenton, Florida woman will be auctioned off  in London on May 1, according to the Bonham auction house. 970WFLA.com is reporting that the cat mummy was owned by a woman who More...

By Robert On Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Bradenton parents, James Dunlap and Megan Johnson, arrested for child neglect after baby chokes on marijuana pipe screen

Two Bradenton, Florida parents have been arrested and charged with child neglect with great bodily harm after their baby choked on a screen used for a marijuana pipe earlier this week, according to a Bradenton Herald More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 18th, 2013

Wendy Suarez, Florida Asst Principal hit and killed by car during travel to South Florida

A Bradenton Florida elementary school administrator died in a vehicle crash on Friday. Wendy Suarez Police detailed the accident and released Wendy Suarez’s name on Monday. She was the assistant principal More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Bradenton corpse found in apartment identified as Eric Span, shot in the head

No suspects, no motive and no real leads in the ongoing investigation in Bradenton, Florida after a decomposing body was found in an apartment. The body of Eric Span, age 38, was found by his landlord after neighbors More...

By Robert On Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Bradenton teacher calls student ‘evolutionary link between orangutans and humans’ on Facebook

Controversy is looming large in Manatee County, Florida after some teachers from a local elementary school openly mocked at least one student on the social network, Facebook. Screen shot of Facebook login page According More...

By Robert On Saturday, June 9th, 2012

Roaches falling from the ceiling at Tampa McDonalds

There is very little more disgusting than cockroaches. However, one thing that is more disgusting is eating a meal at a restaurant and having cockroaches fall off the ceiling into your food. Photo/Alvesgaspar via More...

By Brian Attenberg On Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Florida mother, April Newcomb, arrested for encouraging girl fight, video goes viral

The Manatee County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a woman, April Newcomb, who they say actively encouraged her daughter to fight another student. Newcomb, 39, was arrested Wednesday after not only refusing to More...



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