Law & Order

She processes the evidence that helps put accused criminals away

BY CAITLIN ASHWORTH NNB Student Reporter ST. PETERSBURG – On the floors above Charity Jackson’s department at the St. Petersburg police station, all is commotion and bustle as sworn officers and civilian employees move through their day. But on the windowless bottom...

She processes the evidence that helps put accused criminals away
She processes the evidence that helps put accused criminals away
Business & Economic Development

"The Deuces": can the once-vibrant street make a comeback?

BY JAIMIE LUNA and KIM DOLEATTO NNB Reporters ST. PETERSBURG – For decades, they had to sit in the back of the bus. They couldn’t eat at downtown lunch counters, couldn’t catch a movie at one of the big theaters,...

"The Deuces": can the once-vibrant street make a comeback?
"The Deuces": can the once-vibrant street make a comeback?
Health & Wellness, Sports

They stress fundamentals on the gridiron and lessons in life

BY ANDREW CAPLAN NNB Student Reporter “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” That quotation from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is one that Louis Murphy Jr. said he lives by every day. So when the Tampa...

They stress fundamentals on the gridiron and lessons in life
They stress fundamentals on the gridiron and lessons in life
Education, Social Justice

To counter the impact of poverty, they stress early childhood education

BY BIANCA SOLER NNB Student Reporter ST. PETERSBURG – Shortly after the doors opened at 6:30 on a recent morning, a 5-year-old girl was playing with plastic figurines of marine wildlife – confident she may be a marine biologist one day....

To counter the impact of poverty, they stress early childhood education
To counter the impact of poverty, they stress early childhood education
Business & Economic Development, Education, Social Justice

University strives to be 'beacon of hope' for Midtown students

BY LAUREN HENSLEY and SHELBY BOURGEOIS NNB Student Reporters ST. PETERSBURG – From atop the new College of Business building going up at the University of South Florida, Fred Bennett says, you will be able to see some of the city’s poorest...

University strives to be 'beacon of hope' for Midtown students
University strives to be 'beacon of hope' for Midtown students
Business & Economic Development, Education, Uncategorized

For St. Petersburg College, a big new building and a challenge

BY ANDREW CAPLAN NNB Student Reporter ST. PETERSBURG – When St. Petersburg College’s sparkling new Midtown Center opens in August, the three-story, $15-million building will have six regular classrooms, three computer labs, two science labs, a career center, and a bookstore. It...

For St. Petersburg College, a big new building and a challenge
For St. Petersburg College, a big new building and a challenge
Arts, Entertainment, Food & Travel, Business & Economic Development, Uncategorized

In a once-gritty industrial area, they create art

01Courtesy of Five Deuces Galleria
Story and photos BY PHIL LAVERY NNB Student Reporter ST. PETERSBURG – Drawn by low rent and abundant space, artists have flocked to the northern flank of...

In a once-gritty industrial area, they create art
In a once-gritty industrial area, they create art
Business & Economic Development, Uncategorized

Up and down the Deuces: new businesses, new hope

Story by REBEKAH DAVILA Photos by REBEKAH DAVILA, CANDICE RESHEF, ZACHARY GIPSON-KENDRICK and LAUREN HENSLEY NNB Student Reporters ST. PETERSBURG – When Mac Arthur was a teenager, he and his friends liked to gather at Jesse Henderson’s sundries store on 22nd Street S...

Up and down the Deuces: new businesses, new hope
Up and down the Deuces: new businesses, new hope
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July 21, 2015

She processes the evidence that helps put accused criminals away

BY CAITLIN ASHWORTH NNB Student Reporter ST. PETERSBURG – On the floors above Charity Jackson’s department at the St. Petersburg police station, all is commotion and bustle as sworn officers and civilian employees move through their day. But on the windowless bottom floor, things ...
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