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The Immokalee Ministerial Alliance invites all of the Immokalee Community to come be a part of our 7th annual EARLY MORNING, ECUMENICAL EASTER ...

Collier teachers given Golden Apple awards at dinner in North Naples  Naples Daily News

Seven Collier County teachers were presented with Golden Apples at the 29th annual Celebration of Teachers Dinner.

Lipman Family Farms hosts 5th annual 5K Run for Backpacks  Immokalee Bulletin

IMMOKALEE – Lipman is synonymous with education in the Immokalee community. For the last seven years, Lipman has provided children in need with the ...

Football player from Immokalee will play in Super Bowl in his rookie season  Fox 4

As the world waits to watch the New England Patriots take on the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII, people in Immokalee have an extra reason to be excited ...

Immokalee lineman plays with heavy heart after father killed  Naples Daily News

Immokalee High lineman Casey Cheney finds solace in football after slaying of his father.

High school football: Immokalee's season ends in regional semis against Tampa-Jesuit  Naples Daily News

Rough first quarter spells end of Immokalee's season in 31-3 loss to Tampa-Jesuit.

NFL: Immokalee's J.C. Jackson goes from undrafted to New England Patriots  Naples Daily News

Everyone takes different paths to the NFL, but for Patriots rookie cornerback J.C. Jackson, his was a lot different, and a lot more challenging.

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.

High school football: Immokalee cruises at home against DeSoto County in spring game  Naples Daily News

IMMOKALEE -- Judging by Friday night's spring home game against DeSoto County, next season's Immokalee High School football team could look lots like last ...

NFL Draft: Former Immokalee teammates Senat, Jackson, others hope to see dreams come true  Naples Daily News

J.C. Jackson, D'Ernest Johnson and Deadrin Senat nearly won a title in high school. Now they want to do it in the pros.

12 Southwest Florida players are on NFL rosters after weekend cuts  The News-Press

J.C. Jackson already was having a great camp. But Jackson's Thursday performance in the New England Patriots preseason finale against the New York Giants ...

Christmas around the World Parade & Snow Gala celebrates “Boots & Bling in Cowboy or Country style for Christmas”  Immokalee Bulletin

Dear Past and Future Participants and Entrants: The Immokalee Christmas around the World Committee and the Collier County Parks & Recreation Department ...

Greatest day in our Soccer Pit Cobras history  Immokalee Bulletin

We spent years talking to them, counseling, screaming, hugging, and laughing with them not really knowing how it all would end up. All of the stress and ...

20 years after tragedy: Legacies of Rusty Larabell, George Smith live on  Naples Daily News

Twenty years ago this week, a Naples football player died after a game. That same season, a player in Immokalee was paralyzed.

Snell named Co- Christmas Parade Marshal  Immokalee Bulletin

Rev. Lori Snell is an ordained elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Chuch and she has served as the senior pastor of Allen Chapel A.M.E Church (208 S. 3rd ...

Immokalee HS Graduation Rate Is Up 5 Years In A Row  WGCU News

An Immokalee High School graduate begins as a freshman at Harvard University on a full-ride scholarship this fall as the first student from that high school in the ...

Students report anti-gun protests at Naples High, Barron Collier High and Immokalee High  Naples Daily News

Students reported walkouts at Naples High, Immokalee High and Barron Collier High.

Former Immokalee football player drafted to the NFL  Fox 4

IMMOKALEE, Fla. ----A former Southwest Florida high school football player is headed to the NFL after being drafted Friday night.

Immokalee native, NFL player gives back to alma mater after Irma  Wink News

The Immokalee High School Band blared and students cheered Wednesday as former pro-football player Edgerrin James returned home. James was joined by ...

NFL: J.C. Jackson of Patriots, Sammy Watkins of Chiefs face off in AFC Championship  Naples Daily News

Watkins has had a resurgence for the Chiefs, while Jackson has impressed as a rookie for the Patriots. One of them will go to the Super Bowl.

Back to school events in Fort Myers, Naples, Bonita Springs, Lehigh Acres, Immokalee  The News-Press

School's about to start again. But first, how about some fun and free school supplies? Here's what's happening throughout Southwest Florida.

High school football notebook: Naples DB Devin Moore named to Freshman All-American Bowl  Naples Daily News

Naples High DB Devin Moore was named to the Freshman All-American game on Monday, three days after his first career interception.

Friends remember 19-year-old Immokalee homicide victim  Wink News

Deputies found the body of 19-year-old Juan Herrera Saturday night in Immokalee. It's a tragedy that shocked the community. “Juan was somebody that's going ...

Immokalee single mom's daughter headed to Harvard  Naples Daily News

Maria Torres, a Honduran native, speaks no English and took produce jobs to support her daughter, an Immokalee High School student headed to Harvard.

National Football Foundation gives out $16,000 in scholarships, wants to keep growing  Naples Daily News

The new local chapter of the historic national organization gave out much more scholarships than expected in its first year thanks to donations.

Taste of Immokalee hopes to grow through unique investment fund  Naples Daily News

The company sells hot sauces, spices, salsa and barbecue sauces made from recipes created by students.

NFL Draft: Immokalee's J.C. Jackson signs with Patriots as free agent after not being picked  Naples Daily News

A long day for J.C. Jackson had a silver lining. He signed with the New England Patriots.

J.C. Jackson has taken long road from Immokalee to cusp of selection in upcoming NFL Draft  The News-Press

His football career ended quickly at Florida due to off-field trouble, but former the Immokalee High star has bettered himself as well as his game.

An organization dedicated to keeping Immokalee employed  Immokalee Bulletin

Career Source Southwest Florida, 750 South 5th Ave, Immokalee, offers various resources for people who are unemployed and under employed, seeking to ...

National Football Foundation honors Collier seniors at inaugural banquet  Naples Daily News

The new local chapter of the national organization recognized 11 football players for hard work on and off the field.

Collier County public schools beat Florida average on standardized tests  Naples Daily News

As a district, Collier schools scored higher than the state average in 19 of 21 assessment areas.

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 ...

National Signing Day 2018 in Collier County  Naples Daily News

Community School of Naples, Gulf Coast, Immokalee and Naples High all had ceremonies Wednesday's National Signing Day, and Naples Daily News' ...

2018 Naples Daily News All-Area Softball Team  Naples Daily News

SOFTBALL Player of the Year Finalists. Palmetto Ridge softball player Baylee Haggard. Buy Photo. Palmetto Ridge softball player Baylee Haggard. (Photo: Luke ...

2018 Graduates of Distinction  Naples Daily News

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

2018 Naples Daily News Wrestling All-Area Team  Naples Daily News

WRESTLING. Wrestler of the Year Finalists. Cullen Guerrero in the Naples Daily News studio on Buy Photo. Cullen Guerrero in the Naples Daily News studio on ...

United Arab Emirates donates $2.7 million to Collier County for Hurricane Irma recovery  Naples Daily News

United Way, Collier public schools, Grace Place receiving grants to help families still recovering from Irma.

Hurricane Irma: One year later  Naples Daily News

Nearly a year ago, Hurricane Irma left a mark on Southwest Florida that has been slow to fade. Parents and children are coping with loss in the hardest-hit areas ...

2018 Naples Daily News Boys Soccer All-Area Team  Naples Daily News

Click here to see the 2018 Naples Daily News Wrestling All-Area Team. BOYS SOCCER. Player of the Year Finalists. Raymundo Cervantes in the Naples Daily ...

Immokalee Teens Earn Scholarship Money Through Mentor/Tutor Program  WUSF News

High school students in Immokalee, who are on the college track, are earning scholarship dollars by tutoring elementary school kids in their community. As part ...

Students, staff mourn death of Immokalee teacher  NBC2 News

Students and staff are mourning the death of a long-time teacher who died suddenly this week. Ada Campos died Wednesday morning. She was just ...

No. 5 American Heritage survives state semifinal scare from Immokalee  USA TODAY High School Sports

The Patriots know a thing or two about closing out close ballgames.

Graduation 2013: Immokalee High School  Naples Daily News

Immokalee High School Principal Mary Murray, Superintendent Kamela Patton and School Board member Roy Terry congratulated Immokalee High School ...

Minnesota college scholarship gives 'chance at life' to Immokalee students  Naples Daily News

Two Naples benefactors established a scholarship for Immokalee students to attend a Catholic liberal arts college in Minnesota.

Students: Immokalee High 'so quiet' after death of three classmates in late night wreck  Naples Daily News

High school senior Miranda Ozuna has buried a friend or family member each of her four years in high school. When asked how many funerals she's attended, ...

West-East Collier internships bring social, business lessons for Naples, Immokalee teens  Naples Daily News

Kids reflect on their interships that brought together Naples, Immokalee teens to help build a business.

Florida students attending the inauguration teaching a lesson of their own  CBS News

When a foundation offered to send some Imokalee students to the inauguration, there was significant pushback.

Naples celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parade, events focusing on leader's call for inclusion  Naples Daily News

Each year the holiday celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. helps keep his memory alive, a tradition that continued Monday as Naples celebrated the theme ...

Hurricane Irma: Many Immokalee families left homeless following storm's wrath  Naples Daily News

Mario Valentin saw through the window of his neighbors' concrete home how Hurricane Irma blew away part of his trailer's roof.

You can help, or get help, after Hurricane Irma in Naples, Immokalee, Southwest Florida  Naples Daily News

Here's a list of needs and ways to contact them to help Hurricane Irma's victims here.

Patriots rookie J.C. Jackson channels adversity into hard work

FOXBOROUGH — How one responds when something they love is torn away often serves as a barometer of character. To wallow in self-pity is to admit you've ...

Lipman Donates 1500+ Backpacks at Sixth Annual Immokalee Community Event  And Now U Know

IMMOKALEE, FL - Another year of providing the children of Immokalee, Florida, with-much needed school supplies is in the books for Lipman, the field tomato ...

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 ...

In this Florida city, Irma took their jobs as well as their homes  Miami Herald

Immokalee got hammered by Irma. In addition to leveling homes, it also swamped tomato fields, which local workers depend on for jobs to feed their families.

Hurricane Irma: Immokalee residents struggle to find food  Naples Daily News

On Tuesday, two days after the storm, some residents of Immokalee were struggling to find food and gas.

Summer school programs announced in Collier County  NBC2 News

Collier County Public Schools will be offering summer programs for eligible CCPS students.

College football: South Florida Bulls showing Immokalee "Redwood" roots  Naples Daily News

The Redwood seeds were planted in the fields of Immokalee.

Three Southwest Florida players hoping to get name called in NFL draft  Fox 4

LEE COUNTY, Fla. – Three college football players who started their careers playing at Southwest Florida high schools will be closely watching the NFL draft ...

13 Collier County schools will have new principals in fall  Naples Daily News

All 13 thirteen principals-to-be currently hold positions in the district; five are principals who will be transferred to different schools, and eight will be promoted.

Class of 2008: Immokalee High graduates  Naples Daily News

Collier County Public Schools Chief Administrative Officer Mary Ann Gemmill and Immokalee High School Principal Linda Salazar congratulated Immokalee ...

How to help Immokalee family hurt in fatal SR 82 crash  The News-Press

Those who work at an Immokalee bank say one of their own is in need. And they want your help.

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.

Going to the MLK Day parade in downtown Naples? Here's what you need to know  Naples Daily News

A crowd of about 1,000 is expected Monday for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in downtown Naples. The parade, in its 22nd year, will be hosted ...

New business opening soon  Immokalee Bulletin

There are two Immokaleans who want to do good in their community and would like to invite the community to meet them and their business at a Grand Opening ...

Florence Jelks – Immokalee “Loved you much”  Immokalee Bulletin

Florence Jelks, a local educational icon from Boca Grande on Gasparilla Island, came from a very meager beginning as she and her family lived in a four-room ...

PREP FOOTBALL: FHSAA bars Braden River from spring practice  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BRADENTON. The Florida High School Athletic Association has barred the Braden River High football team from holding practice this spring for violating FHSAA ...

Football: Edgerrin James coming home to host free camp on Monday  Naples Daily News

Edgerrin James considers himself a permanent tourist rather than a retired football player. A quick scroll through his Instagram account proves it – just this ...

The Immokalee Ministerial Alliance welcomes new leadership  Immokalee Bulletin

On January 8, 2017 at the Immokalee Ministerial Alliance's (I.M.A) monthly meeting, the founding president, Rev. Lori Snell, asked to step down from the office of ...

Three teens killed in rollover crash  NBC2 News

Three teens were killed in a deadly rollover crash that happened on Immokalee Road Halloween night. The victims all died at the scene. A fourth teen is in the ...

2017 Naples Daily News All-Area Boys Track Team  Naples Daily News

BOYS TRACK. Player of the Year Finalists. 2017 Spring Player of the Year finalist Kane Aldrich, Buy Photo. 2017 Spring Player of the Year finalist Kane Aldrich, ...

Seacrest and Village School robotics teams qualify for world competition  Naples Daily News

Seacrest Country Day School and The Village School qualified for robotics world competitions in Texas and California, respectively.

City of Marco Island issues mandatory evacuation for Hurricane Irma  Naples Daily News

The City of Marco Island has issued a mandatory evacuation order effective immediately.

UPDATED: Ave Maria Prepares as Irma Bears Down on Florida  The Ave Herald

Many Ave Maria residents have already departed for points north as powerful Hurricane Irma continues to threaten south Florida. Others are holding off on a ...

Best of the Gulfshore 2018: People & Projects  Gulfshore Life

Best moves: It's official: Babcock Ranch (left) has gone from developer Syd Kitson's dream to somebody's actual home. The first residents, the Kinleys and the ...

Innovative teaching techniques grow, honored in Collier  The News-Press

Collier County honors teachers with Golden Apples.

Abandoned graves of 14 veterans restored by volunteers  The News-Press

Unmarked and abandoned, the graves and markers of 14 veterans lost to time are restored after an army of volunteers arose.

Hurricane Irma's wrath will mean grower losses, higher grocery bills  USA TODAY

It's still too early to calculate agricultural losses after Hurricane Irma, but consumers will probably feel effects at the supermarket.

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma kept 1 in 6 students in the USA out of school  USA TODAY

As many as 8.5 million students, or about one in six nationwide, lost school days to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

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 ...

Florence Jelks: The 'principal with principles' has passed  Boca Beacon

BY MARCY SHORTUSE – Florence T. Jelks Robinson passed away on September 23, 2017. She was born and raised in Boca Grande and was very well ...

LCSO: Eight East Lee High students arrested Wednesday - six after brawl draws crowd of 300  The News-Press

Eight arrested students. Two injured staff members. And a 300-spectator brawl that left the school on lockdown an hour before dismissal. Wednesday "was not a ...

'He was crying and moaning in agony': Public health crisis looms after Irma  USA TODAY

Crisis feared as families spend days in the mud, mold and water left by Hurricane Irma's storm surge, which destroyed hundreds of Florida homes.

When Will Irma Hit Naples, Florida? [Sept. 10 Update]

With Hurricane Irma increasingly threatening western Florida, a lot of people are wondering: When will Irma hit Naples, Florida? By 5 p.m., the hurricane had ...

MaxPreps/NSCAA High School State Players of the Week for January 11- January 17, 2017  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - MaxPreps, the online high school sports leader and The National Soccer Coaches Association of America team up to honor the nation's best.

Brent Batten: Volunteering no longer a matter of just showing up  Naples Daily News

Due to regulations from FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security, it is no longer possible to 'just show up' at a disaster site and help.

Best of 2016 photos: Naples Daily News photographers  Naples Daily News

Naples Daily News photographers have chosen their best photos of 2016. View their photos here. David Albers. Chief photographer David Albers spent a ...

Irma chases fleeing Florida family, catches them in Georgia  USA TODAY

A Fort Myers couple with three young daughters left Florida just in time to beat Irma, only to be caught by the much-weakened storm's remnants.

People of the Everglades survive, thrive in wake of Hurricane Irma  USA TODAY

Hurricane Irma tested the Everglades and the people who live here, more so than any storm in recent history.

Rick Scott's latest ad: Who is that teacher?  PolitiFact

Less than two years on the job, Florida Gov. Rick Scott appears to have launched his re-election campaign, highlighting his accomplishments in a pair of ...

Hurricane Irma damage in Florida: City by city  Florida Today

Miami, Naples, Fort Myers, Palm Bay and many other Florida cities suffered through Hurricane Irma. Here's a roundup of damage in Florida, city by city.

2017 Winged Foot: Finalists are announced for Collier County’s Scholar-Athlete award  Naples Daily News

The names of 13 finalists for the 28th annual Winged Foot Scholar-Athlete Award were released Tuesday night.

Florida disaster chief quits as state recovers from hurricane  USA TODAY

State Division of Emergency Management Director Bryan Koon will officially leave his post Oct. 1.

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, ...

18-year-old woman arrested in Fort Myers murder  NBC2 News

Police have arrested 18-year-old Brittany Stubbs as a suspect involved in the murder of a Cape Coral man that occurred in Fort Myers Thursday night.

Hurricane Maria: It really has been a bad hurricane season  USA TODAY

Thanks to Hurricanes Jose and Maria, the already-catastrophic 2017 hurricane season shows no signs of letting up.

Guadalupe Center: Even the sky is not the limit for Tutor Corps graduate  Naples Daily News

How does a little boy who grew up in Immokalee have dreams of becoming a rocket scientist? According to Tutor Corps senior Israel Vega, family, determination ...

Hurricane Irma sinks iconic sportfishing boat Sea Lion  USA TODAY

The beautiful sportfishing boat, which once graced the opening segment of the popular fishing TV show "Walker's Cay Chronicles," sank Sunday.

Dunbar coach Andre McGill to take final bow after 38 years in Lee County School District  The News-Press

Andre McGill led the Fort Myers girls basketball team to a state final in 1984 and the Dunbar boys to state final fours in 2008 and 2015.

Irma aftermath: Florida Keys receive first FEMA trailers; SW Florida waits  USA TODAY

KEY WEST, Fla. — As the first FEMA trailers arrived this week in the Florida Keys to help those left homeless by Hurricane Irma, many in hard-hit Southwest ...

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.

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