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Palmetto Ridge wrestling team wins 15th straight Collier County Athletic Conference title  Naples Daily News

On Wednesday, the Palmetto Ridge High School wrestling team won its 15th consecutive Collier County Athletic Conference championship.

Boil-water advisory affects three Collier County schools  Naples Daily News

The boil-water advisory will remain in effect until about 3 p.m. Thursday for Palmetto Ridge High School and Corkscrew Middle and Elementary schools.

Palmetto Ridge High reeling from the loss of student & counselor  Wink News

It's homecoming week at Palmetto High School and what is usually a time for celebrating is anything but after a student and a teacher died over the weekend.

Congrats! Here are all of the 2019 Graduates of Distinction  Naples Daily News

The Naples Daily News presents the community's 2019 "Graduates of Distinction."

Brent Batten: Site for new high school in northern Collier could be decided Tuesday  Naples Daily News

Twenty-three rhymes with triple G. That might have the makings of a great senior class slogan if the next high school in Collier County keeps its present name.

CCSO: Palmetto Ridge High School student took knife to school  Naples Daily News

Deputies on Monday arrested a Palmetto Ridge High School student who they said took a knife to school and had a backpack full of disturbing items, including a ...

Making the calls: Collier course teaches teens how to be officials for games  Naples Daily News

Administrators hope the class eventually will ease the shortage of referees and other sports officials in Southwest Florida.

Deputies investigating social media post 'causing concern' at Gulf Coast, Palmetto Ridge High  Naples Daily News

Deputies are investigating a social media post referencing Gulf Coast High School and Palmetto Ridge High School that is "causing concern," a CCSO ...

Boil water notice in place after Collier water main breaks  Wink News

A boil water notice is in place Sunday after Collier County said crews fixed the initial water main break that affected 3,500 connections. Collier County Sheriff's ...

Palmetto Ridge High School graduate found fatally shot in Miami, police say  Naples Daily News

A missing person investigation merged with a homicide investigation after a college student from Collier County was found shot to death in Miami over the ...

PrepZone: Timko resigns, Palmetto Ridge hires Brickzin as new AD  Naples Daily News

Longtime teacher and coach Brent Brickzin replaces Erik Timko, who resigned to spent time with family.

2018 Naples Daily News All-Area Boys Cross Country Team  Naples Daily News

HOW WE SELECT THE ALL-AREA TEAMS. At the conclusion of each high school season, the Naples Daily News staff sends area coaches a nomination form to ...

Collier students are being sent to alternative schools for discipline in record numbers  Naples Daily News

Collier public high school students are being sent to disciplinary programs at record rates, prompting concern among students' rights advocates.

Fatal shooting leaves former Palmetto Ridge High School student dead  Naples Daily News

A shooting late Wednesday in Golden Gate Estates left one teen dead, a second teen critically injured and a third behind bars.

Threat toward Collier school deemed not credible, but district's response serious  Naples Daily News

After a threat made against Oakridge Middle was investigated and deemed not credible, Collier County school district officials are continuing to warn parents ...

High school cross country: Naples girls, Fort Myers boys win Fort Myers Invitational  Naples Daily News

Take away a hurricane, add an ACT test and a battle royal between two old rivals, and you had a Saturday morning of hot cross country action at the Fort Myers ...

Milestone Moments: Palmetto Ridge High graduate earns Eagle Scout  Naples Daily News

Milestone Moments is a weekly feature in the community publications of the Naples Daily News that showcases area residents who are celebrating important ...

Sweet music: Collier band directors announce their engagement  Naples Daily News

Barron Collier band director Brett Robinson and Palmetto Ridge band director Anabelle Sarmiento plan to wed, announcing their engagement Monday.

12 schools in Florida made the top 100 in U.S. News & World Report's national ranking of schools  Naples Daily News

According to U.S. News, 17245 public high schools out of more than 23000 reviewed were ranked.

Chilling graffiti discovered at Collier high school  NBC2 News

Parents of students at Palmetto Ridge High School in Collier County are creeped out after seeing several messages of graffiti were discovered Monday morning.

Site for new high school lauded by Collier County School Board  Naples Daily News

The Collier County School Board did not vote or come to a formal consensus on a site for a new high school during its meeting Tuesday, but all board members ...

Collier deputies looked at 27 possible threats to schools in 12 days after Parkland attack  Naples Daily News

Collier County deputies investigated 27 possible threats to schools in the 12 days after the Feb. 14 shooting attack in Parkland in Broward County.

Potential buyers eye Collier County land in Estates after residents balked at bus barn idea  Naples Daily News

Investors are interested in 47 county-owned acres in Golden Gate Estates after Collier County revived a plan to use the land for a bus barn, a proposal that has ...

Youth football: FBU National Championships bring country's top talent to Naples  Naples Daily News

Some of the best middle school football players in the nation are taking over Naples this week. The Football University (FBU) National Championships return ...

Palmetto Ridge High student stabbed to death after getting off school bus - PHOTOS/VIDEO  Naples Daily News

What may have started as a spitball fight between two teens escalated into a stabbing death at a bus stop on Monday afternoon. A 14-year-old is accused of ...

This teen is one of about 200 immigrants excluded from Collier high schools  Naples Daily News

Collier is part of a growing wave of complaints from civil rights groups alleging school districts are excluding teen immigrants from schools.

Photos and videos from college and high school graduations around Southwest Florida  Naples Daily News

It's graduation time and the photo team of the Naples Daily News and The News-Press will be there to capture those memorable moments.

Man, 18, arrested, accused of killing Collier County grad in Miami  Naples Daily News

Jaime Luis Plasencia, 18, faces a first-degree murder charge in connection with the shooting death of Priscilla Torres, 19, in February.

1 student arrested for threatening a teacher, another taken into  NBC2 News

The Collier County Sheriff's Office announced that they arrested one student for threatening a teacher and took another student into protective custody.

Teacher allowed to resign after Facebook contact with minor  Naples Daily News

A CCPS teacher caught viewing adult *content* while teaching was suspended without pay. Then the teacher resigned for contacting a minor over Facebook.

CCSO: Lely High School student arrested, accused of making 'disturbing statement'  Naples Daily News

Deputies on Friday arrested a Lely High School student accused of making a "disturbing statement" at school, according to the Collier County Sheriff's Office.

Brent Batten: Golden Gate Estates could get a bus barn, or more shopping  Naples Daily News

Decide between a bus barn and a commercial center, ferret out the preferences of Golden Gate Estates residents, bring in a private landowner, throw in ...

Meliton Cruz sentenced to 25 years in prison in 2015 shooting death of Collier student  Naples Daily News

An Immokalee man was sentenced to more than two decades behind bars Friday in a 2015 shooting that left a Collier County high school student dead and ...

2018 Graduates of Distinction  Naples Daily News

The Naples Daily News presents the community's 2018 "Graduates of Distinction."

Ave Maria football player arrested, accused of pointing gun at teammate outside party  Naples Daily News

Cory del Prado, 18, is accused of holding a pellet gun to a teammate's head at a Halloween party. He said a “black BB gun” was part of his costume.

Hurricane Irma: Thousands flock to Collier evacuation shelters  Naples Daily News

Thousands are flocking to Collier County's nine shelters now that all homes west and south of U.S. 41 have been ordered to evacuate. Lely High School opened ...

Collier Commissioners plan to open new park in 2019  Naples Daily News

It will be two more years before the long-awaited Big Corkscrew Island Regional Park opens to the public, according to a timeline approved Tuesday by Collier ...

VIDEO: Watch QB Jacquez Carter (Palmetto Ridge, Fla.) somehow split the defense on wild TD run  USA TODAY High School Sports

Give Jacquez Carter this: He wasn't going to take being tackled lightly. Carter, a senior quarterback for Palmetto Ridge (Fla.) High, found a way to showcase the ...

Violent Threats Against Schools Across Southwest Florida  WGCU News

Threats of violence against schools have been reported all across Southwest Florida recently. Below is what we know so far. All the stories are developing,

Lights, camera: Check out movie lineup for this year's Naples International Film Fest  Naples Daily News

Movie lovers and filmmakers will receive the Hollywood treatment when the red carpet rolls out for the Naples International Film Festival later this month at ...

Seven teachers in Collier surprised with Golden Apple awards for top practices  Naples Daily News

They'll be honored at the Golden Apple Celebration of Teachers Dinner on March 31.

SWFL High School football: Scores, photos, videos from Week 2 of the regular season  The News-Press

Participate in a live chat with The News-Press and Naples Daily News sports journalists as we break down the action from tonight's games.

In the Know: Latest plans for recycling center, regional park in Estates  Naples Daily News

Construction at the Collier County Fairgrounds prepares for the Northeast Collier Recycling Drop-off Center and Big Corkscrew Island Regional Park.

2017 Graduates of Distinction  Naples Daily News

The Naples Daily News continues presenting the community's "Graduates of Distinction."

PrepZone: 2018 Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete finalists announced  Naples Daily News

The names of 13 finalists for the 29th annual Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award were released Monday night.

SWFL High School football: Scores, photos, videos for Week 8 of the regular season  The News-Press

Southwest Florida high school football scores for Week 8 of the regular season.

Option play: High school students finding new ways to get into the game  Naples Daily News

You could feel it, the gloom, hanging over Cougar Stadium at Barron Collier High School on a recent Friday evening. The gray skies and the lightning had ...

Collier County students attend Trump's inauguration in D.C.  Naples Daily News

About 100 Collier and Lee students traveled to the capital to attend the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.

When Hurricane Irma veered toward Naples, Fla., it was too late to evacuate  Los Angeles Times

Hurricane Irma's turn westward on its path to Florida left Naples vulnerable. With only one highway out of town, officials urged residents to head to emergency ...

Broadway actor among those arrested in Naples prostitution sting  Naples Daily News

A Broadway actor in Naples performing in a traveling Broadway Series production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's "The King & I" was among six men arrested in ...

Golden Apple finalists demonstrate innovative teaching practices  Naples Daily News

Golden Apple award season has begun, and 52 Collier County Public School teachers have been selected as finalists for innovative teaching practices.

Scary scene: Halloween events fill October in Southwest Florida  Naples Daily News

If you see hundreds of zombies running toward you this Sunday, don't be alarmed. They are running the 5K Zombie Fun Run in Golden Gate Estates, one of the ...

Founders Fund awards $370,000 in scholarships to Collier students  Naples Daily News

Each spring, local students are awarded scholarships from various organizations and businesses. Among those organizations is The Founders Fund, a local ...

Swamp Buggy Races: Barefoot Bobby Williams wins Fall Classic when Greenling's buggy stalls  Naples Daily News

Roll On was rolling to an easy victory in the Big Feature race Sunday at the Swamp Buggy Races Fall Classic.

14-year-old Alex Crain charged as adult, manslaughter for killing parents  Naples Daily News

5644022. Alex Crain, the 14-year-old boy arrested in the shooting deaths of his parents, has been charged as an adult with two counts of manslaughter with a ...

17-year-old charged in fatal Collier shooting  The News-Press

A 17-year-old from Immokalee has been charged in connection with a shooting that left a teenager dead and another injured in Golden Gate Estates.

Hurricane shelter space shortage in Collier second largest in Florida, report says  Naples Daily News

Less than a year ago, one of the most ferocious storms in recent memory ripped through Southwest Florida, shredding trailers, flooding homes and triggering the ...

Milestone Moments  Naples Daily News

Milestone Moments is a weekly feature in the community publications of the Naples Daily News that showcases area residents who are celebrating important ...

Gold Stars: Mothers of fallen servicemen honored in East Naples ceremony  Naples Daily News

Becoming a Gold Star Mother is a distinction no one ever wants to attain. Mothers whose sons who went to war, or served in the military, and did not come home ...

Naples singer-songwriter, 16, a finalist at music festival  Naples Daily News

Gianna Minichiello released her latest single, "Green Screen" this week, and now she's scheduled to perform at a music festival on Saturday in DeLand.

Meet the 2019 Shrimp Festival Princesses  Fort Myers Beach Observer

By JESSE MEADOWS. Eight local girls will compete this weekend for the title of Shrimp Queen at the 61st Annual Fort ...

Family events this weekend, April 28-30  The News-Press

April 28-30, there's Walk for Babies in Collier and Lee counties, Hook Kids on Fishing, "Peter Pan Jr.," "A Year With Frog and Toad" and more.

From Naples to 'Hamilton,' Christopher Campbell lands dream role  Florida Weekly

For an actor, getting a prized role is like winning the lottery or finding one of Willy Wonka's rare golden tickets. Neapolitan Christopher Campbell found out.

PHOTOS Teen talks: Alligator bites off hand of 18-year-old swimming in local canal  Naples Daily News

Tim Delano woke up Monday morning with a sobering reminder of Sunday evening's nightmare. He has lost his left hand, but is thankful to still have his life.

Threats to schools mount since Parkland shooting  Fox 4

Since the Parkland, Florida, school shooting on Valentine's Day, there have been at least 20 reports of other incidents involving a threat to a school or a weapon ...

Family came first for Naples dentist, Zachary Zaban, killed on I-75 crash Friday  Naples Daily News

Some nights, after a long day of work at his dental practice, Dr. Zachary Zaban would slip over to his parents' new North Naples ice cream shop to run the cash ...

Collier to build $7.3 million recycling center in Golden Gate Estates  Naples Daily News

Golden Gate Estates will soon have a recycling center of its own. In a long-planned move to cut down on the illegal dumping of batteries, acids and household ...

In the Know: Two Guys Kitchen opens in East Naples  Naples Daily News

Two local brothers recently opened Two Guys Kitchen & Catering in East Naples.

Grandmother stands behind teen accused of killing parents  Naples Daily News

While awaiting his April trial in the shooting death of his parents, Alex Crain has been threatened by an inmate, disciplined for a water balloon fight, celebrated a ...

Fish on! Collier County opens new 90-acre lake for anglers, paddlers and birders  Naples Daily News

Saturday was a hot day for freshwater fishing as residents and visitors of Golden Gate Estates gathered to watch dignitaries snip a bright red ribbon, officially ...

Canterbury's Berrick Jeanlouis reunites with Lehigh teammates at SFABC All-Star Classic  The News-Press

For Canterbury School senior Berrick Jeanlouis, the chance to play alongside former Lehigh Senior High teammates Bershard Edwards, Quan Martin and Mo ...

Florida Marching Band Can't Afford to Play at Donald Trump's Inauguration  Digital Music News

For the first time, this marching band has been selected to play at a Presidential Inauguration. However, the band currently lack funds and may not play.

NAPLESNEWS Family: Man killed in canal crash had plans to start anew near mountains  Naples Daily News

Jeremiah Hernandez had plans to leave Florida, to make a new start somewhere near the Appalachian mountains with his family and escape the demons that ...

Brent Batten: Gold Star Mothers on the local map  Naples Daily News

The Gold Star Mothers have a foothold in Southwest Florida.

Airman Aidan Jones & Airman Stephen Yulee basic training graduates  The News-Press

Airman Aidan Jones graduated from basic training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Local youth column: Naples High runners shine in Gold Coast  Naples Daily News

After qualifying for the Class 3A track and field state championships in May 2011, Naples High School distance runner Hannah Klopf received a letter in the mail.

Lee, Collier school systems get 'B' grades from state  The News-Press

Lee and Collier County schools scored B grades from the state this year. The annual A-to-F grading system is based on 11 categories, including learning gains, ...

Places of worship  Naples Daily News

Here is this week's list of places of worship across Southwest Florida. Please send any changes to the Naples Daily News, 1100 Immokalee Road, Naples, ...

Alex Crain, 14, who shot dead parents says 'I was sleeping and next thing I knew I had a gun' in 911 call  Daily Mail

Alex Crain, now 15, from Naples, Florida, was sentenced to 20 years for killing his parents. In a newly released 911 recording he sobs and tells the dispatcher: 'I ...

Florida 'stand your ground' law yields some shocking outcomes depending on how law is applied

Florida's "stand your ground'' law has allowed drug dealers to avoid murder charges and gang members to walk free. It has stymied prosecutors and confused ...

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