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Wellington Wrestling Club grapplers earn medals at ‘Rumble’  Sun Sentinel

Wellington Wrestling Club grapplers Sam and James Marvel each placed in the AAU Ridge Rumble held at Palmetto Ridge High School in Naples.

Palmetto Ridge state champion wrestler, star linebacker Colby Singletary dies in crash  Naples Daily News

Palmetto Ridge High School two-time state champion wrestler and starting linebacker Colby Singletary died in a single-car crash on Saturday evening.

Colby Singletary's family, friends remember Palmetto Ridge star's winning attitude, smile  Naples Daily News

Two-time state wrestling champion and football star who died Saturday remembered by Palmetto Ridge community for fearless attitude, everlasting smile.

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.

Celebration of Life for Palmetto Ridge's Colby Singletary set for Saturday  Naples Daily News

A Celebration of Life for Palmetto Ridge High School star wrestler and football player Colby Singletary will be Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Collier County ...

Family, friends pay tribute to Colby Singletary's carefree spirit, championship attitude  Naples Daily News

Sara Cline sings while athletes and coaches lay down flowers at the Colby Singletary Celebration of Life on Saturday, July 13, 2019. Greg Hardwig/Naples Daily ...

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.

2019 Naples Daily News Wrestling All-Area Team  Naples Daily News

Immokalee's Gabriel Ramirez, Golden Gate's Gerald Roger and Palmetto Ridge's Colby Singletary are finalists for Wrestler of the Year.

High school wrestling: Singletary, Roger, Von Hoecke win 2A regional titles  Naples Daily News

Two sides of the spectrum cover the expectations within the minds of Palmetto Ridge High School junior Colby Singletary and Golden Gate senior Gerald Roger.

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 ...

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."

12 Collier schools will have new principals on the first day of school  Naples Daily News

Twelve Collier schools will have new leadership at the helm on the first day of school this year. Three principals are moving up, one outside principal will join the ...

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.

Fatal car crash shuts down parts of Golden Gate Boulevard in Naples  NBC2 News

NAPLES, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol identified the person who died in the fatal single car crash on Saturday. Colby Singletary, 18, died last night the car crash.

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

There are several neighborhoods without water in Collier County. The water main break affects neighborhoods in Golden Gate Estates.

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.

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 ...

Collier school was transformed into shelter for Irma evacuees with special needs  Naples Daily News

Hurricane Irma knocked the power out at Palmetto Ridge High School at 12:50 p.m., Sept. 9. Palmetto Principal Jon Bremseth remembers the exact time ...

Photos from Palmetto Ridge at North Fort Myers high school football  The News-Press

North Fort Myers High School wide receiver Chris Lucas (22) catches the ball during their game with Palmetto Ridge High School, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018.

Prep wrestling: Palmetto Ridge's Colby Singletary joins brothers with state championship  Naples Daily News

Palmetto Ridge High School wrestler Colby Singletary joined an elite fraternity within his own family on Saturday.

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.

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 County School District lauds update, vision for new high school  Naples Daily News

The Collier County School Board praised a presentation by architects designing the district's new high school, which is set to open in 2023.

Lorenzo Walker senior graduates from 3 schools on path to becoming orthodontist  Naples Daily News

Lorenzo Walker senior Rebecca Paul graduated with a weighted grade point average of 6.04 and will attend FGCU in the fall.

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.

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 ...

Florida school grades are in. See how Collier schools fared this year  Naples Daily News

The Florida Department of Education released school grades Thursday and gave Collier County an overall A grade. See our database to get more information ...

Photos of Palmetto Ridge at South Fort Myers high school football game  The News-Press

Palmetto Ridge High School Evan Rodriguez (15) runs the ball with South Fort Myers defensive linemen Tzion Hamilton (52) looking to make the tackle during ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 County Public Schools ties for third-highest grade in the state  Naples Daily News

The Florida Department of Education calculates school and district grades every year based on 11 components.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

High school football: Fritz Jacques no longer Lely coach  Naples Daily News

A former Lely player, Jacques went 4-16 in two seasons. The Trojans now are looking for their seventh coach in 10 years.

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.

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.

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.

Tritons' Minto wins 170-pound title at Chase Life Invitational - | News, sports, community info.  Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Mariner had a weight class champion and a runner-up in the Chase Life Invitational wrestling tournament held at Palmetto Ridge High School in Naples.

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 ...

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.

Young adults with developmental disabilities get job training through Project SEARCH at NCH  Naples Daily News

Five interns graduated from Project SEARCH at NCH Baker Hospital Downtown.

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.

2018 Graduates of Distinction  Naples Daily News

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

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 ...

Crash victim a student at Palmetto Ridge  NBC2 News

The mother of the 16-year-old girl killed in an accident in Collier County Tuesday afternoon spoke about the sudden loss of her only daughter.

Photos: See all of the 2019 Graduates of Distinction in Collier County  Naples Daily News

It's that time of the year! Here's a look at all of the students featured in a series of Naples Daily News stories on Graduates of Distinction, who are selected by staff ...

Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award: St. John Neumann's Jensen Jones wins 2019 award  Naples Daily News

Thursday, May 23, 2019 will go down as a pretty big night for Jensen Jones. Hours after graduating at St. John Neumann Catholic High School, Jones was ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

The News-Press High School Football Week 4 Power Rankings of all 20 area teams  The News-Press

Who are the best high school football teams in the area? Each week The News-Press will rank all 20 teams in Lee County and LaBelle. The power rankings are ...

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 ...

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 ...

Giving Back: Tom Riley  Naplesillustrated

Tom Riley and his sons have made giving the foundation of their company.

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.

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.

Reports: Bus was driving erratically hours before crash  Naples Daily News

Tony Swanson followed bus No. 571 for several miles Wednesday as it swerved into bike lanes, backed up into oncoming traffic and ran a red light.

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 ...

Collier students return to more secure schools on first day back  Naples Daily News

New security systems have been installed on each school's front door, and all high school students will be issued ID badges.

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 ...

Youth football: FBU National Championships return to Naples starting Sunday  Naples Daily News

In 2014, the FBU National Championships hosted the semifinals and finals of the sixth, seventh- and eighth-grade national championships in 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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Sparkly shoes and Power Ranger backpacks: First day of school at Corkscrew Elementary  Naples Daily News

Wednesday marked the first day back to school for Collier County public school students.

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, ...

Man's plea leads to 35 years in prison for murder  Naples Daily News

It began as a night of partying, playing cards and watching movies between friends who hung out almost daily. But by the early hours of the next day, June 25, ...

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.

Five things to know about Lee’s student enrollment results  The News-Press

Here are five things parents may want to know about Lee County's student enrollment lottery.

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 ...

Paradise has seen better days. The Florida Keys are battered, if not entirely bowed  Los Angeles Times

People here like to throw around the word “paradise,” but these days Route 1 down the spine of the Florida Keys cuts through a jagged tableau of destruction.

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 ...

Irma hits Jacksonville, Fla., with its worst flood in a century  Los Angeles Times

Eloise Williams fell asleep Sunday night with the Bible on her chest, thanking the Lord that her house had survived the punishing assault of Hurricane Irma as it ...

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